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  1. Congressional, Victoria County debates to be televised 2 hours agoRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

    Victoria voters have one last opportunity to learn more about candidates running for federal and county office before casting a ballot. Candidates for Victoria County judge and county clerk will go head-to-head in a debate to be broadcasted Friday at 7 p.m. by Newscenter 25 and moderated by the Victoria Advocate.

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  2. Educational programs, speaker strong focus of show 44 minutes ago The ...Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

    ... she said. "Now you can just push buttons, and it takes them wherever they need to go." Mertz, 63, lives in Victoria County and owns land that often needs grooming and shredding. She used to have cattle, but now spends a lot of her time with her ...

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  3. Victoria County Judge candidate profiles 38 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

    I'm running for county judge to bring new vision and new leadership to Victoria County. Our citizens deserve smart, conservative leadership that's committed to low taxes, growth and opportunity.

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  4. Reader voices support for Robert Cortez 38 minutes ago Editor, the...Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

    ... hanges for the benefit of the community. I encourage the Victoria community to re-elect Robert S. Cortez for Victoria county clerk and give him the opportunity to continue doing great things.

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  5. Reader casts vote for Jennifer Foster 38 minutes ago Editor, the...Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

    The best problem solvers I have encountered in life are those who have a broad base of experience, and that is just what Jennifer Foster offers in her campaign for Victoria County Treasurer. She has lived in large and small communities in Texas and outside of Texas, worked for small and large companies, knows how to combine her formal education with management and budgeting skills learned on the job.

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  6. Death Notice for October 23, 2014 5 minutes ago Victoria County...Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

    SCHINDLER, LOIS JO, 86, of Victoria, passed away on Tuesday, October 21, 2014. Services are pending with Rosewood Funeral Chapels, 361-573-4546.

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  7. Victoria County Treasurer candidate profiles 18 minutes from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Victoria Advocate

    a Served in the Victoria County auditor's office and as the accountant for the City-County Health Department before being elected county treasurer. I'm running to continue the tradition of accountability, integrity and stewardship that our ...

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  8. George P. Bush props up voting, GOP 6 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Victoria Advocate

    George P. Bush wants Texas voters to exercise their civic duty this November and vote for him and other Republicans in the process. The land commissioner candidate spoke at DeLeon Plaza on Tuesday night, headlining a get-out-the-vote event sponsored by the Victoria County Republican Party.

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  9. Farm and Ranch Show draws equipment, educational programs 25 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Victoria Advocate

    ... farm and ranch industries. "The trade show is one of the biggest draws of the event," said Peter McGuill, Victoria County Agrilife Extension agent. Throughout the dome, parking lot and arena, there will be vendor booths and demonstrations with ...

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  10. Early voting continues through Halloween 15 minutes ago More than...Read the original story

    Yesterday | The Victoria Advocate

    On Tuesday, 560 Victoria County residents voted in person to bring the two-day total to 1,066, according to a news release from the Victoria County election administrator's office. Early voting continues at the main early voting polling center at the Dr. Pattie Dodson Public Health Center, 2805 N. Navarro, Room 108, until Oct. 31. Voting will be from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday and Oct. 27-28; 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday; 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday; and 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Oct. 29-31.

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  11. Victoria County Clerk candidate profiles an hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | The Victoria Advocate

    I am seeking a second term for various reasons, but one of them is I intend to begin a project for the preservation and restoration of archived records. This has never been done before in Victoria County.

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  12. Reader backs Jennifer Foster an hour ago Editor, the Advocate: People ...Read the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... at the college library, she would like to apply her management and budgeting skills for the benefit of Victoria County. As a co-worker and a friend, I have found Jennifer to be diligent, reliable and always as good as her word. Victoria County can ...

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  13. Death Notice for October 21, 2014 an hour ago Victoria County Mikes,...Read the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | The Victoria Advocate

    MIKES, WESLEY DEAN, 55, of Victoria, passed away on Thursday, October 16, 2014. Services are pending with Heritage Funeral Home, 361-578-3611.

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  14. Victoria County District Clerk candidate profiles 58 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | The Victoria Advocate

    Editor's note: The Victoria Advocate is presenting League of Women Voters' Guide information about the Victoria County races this week. After that, we will present the top state candidates, too.

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  15. Reader endorses Robert Cortez 58 minutes ago Editor, the Advocate: I...Read the original story

    Sunday Oct 19 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... from all walks of life regardless of party affiliation. We must support his efforts to continue providing Victoria County residents with quality service. Mr. Cortez's staff is always friendly and helpful. He is accessible and has an open door policy ...

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  16. Candidate seeks re-election 58 minutes ago I am seeking re-election...Read the original story

    Sunday Oct 19 | The Victoria Advocate

    I am seeking re-election as your Victoria County Clerk because in today's fast-changing world of business and government, accountability, caring and excellence are among the most valuable prerequisites a leader must possess to survive and prosper. I have demonstrated these qualities as county clerk during the past four years.

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  17. Victoria County Ballot 52 minutes ago FEDERAL United States Senator n ...Read the original story

    Sunday Oct 19 | The Victoria Advocate

    "The constitutional amendment providing for the use and dedication of certain money transferred to the state highway fund to assist in the completion of transportation construction, maintenance, and rehabilitation projects, not to include toll roads."

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  18. Veterans' Corner: Myths and truths of VA benefits an hour ago Myth:...Read the original story

    Sunday Oct 19 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... in the Victoria Veteran's Outpatient Clinic, 1908 N. Laurent St. For more information call 361-582-7710. The Victoria County veteran's representative is in the Dr. Pattie Dodson Public Health Center, 2895 N. Navarro St. For more information call ...

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  19. Blotter an hour ago Sentenced Editor's note: Under deferred...Read the original story

    Sunday Oct 19 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... service after he pleaded guilty Oct. 1 to sexual assault of a child. He was also sentenced to 15 days in the Victoria County Jail to be served on the weekends within 180 days. VICTORIA - Kalon Jack Domingues, 23, of Lake Jackson, to 18 months in ...

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  20. Reader endorses Ben Zeller an hour ago Editor, the Advocate:...Read the original story

    Saturday Oct 18 | The Victoria Advocate

    Following 12 years of expansive Victoria County government taxation and spending, Republicans decided we had enough. We said, "Enough is enough," as we denied an incumbent county judge re-election.

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