Victoria County Newswire

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  1. Death Notice for December 18, 2014 42 minutes ago Victoria County...Read the original story

    Yesterday | The Victoria Advocate

    MCGUFFIN, SANDRA ANN, 63, of Victoria, passed away on Monday, December 15, 2014. Services are pending with Rosewood Funeral Chapels, 361-573-4546.

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  2. Crossroads olive growers safe from pests, weather so ... 13 minutes...Read the original story

    Yesterday | The Victoria Advocate

    ... the amount olives produced during this year's harvest, according to major news outlets. Peter McGuill, Victoria County Texas A&M AgriLife Extension agent, said the Crossroads hasn't seen any problems yet from weather or from pests. "So far, ...

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  3. Blotter 19 minutes ago Arrested VICTORIA - A 43-year-old Victoria man ...Read the original story

    Yesterday | The Victoria Advocate

    ... on Tuesday to driving while intoxicated third or more offense. He was also sentenced to serve 10 days in the Victoria County Jail and remanded to a treatment facility. VICTORIA - Kandi Denise Cornell, 27, of Victoria, to three years deferred ...

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  4. Fire destroys old house in WoodsboroRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Countywide

    ... ontalvo, owner of the house, said it had been empty a long time and that he was planning on tearing it down. Victoria County Sheriff's Office and Department of Public Safety troopers were at the scene, as well.

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  5. Death Notices for December 17, 2014 52 minutes ago Victoria County...Read the original story

    Tuesday | The Victoria Advocate

    DELAGARZA, RAFAEL, 89, of Victoria, passed away on Tuesday, December 16, 2014. Services are pending with Grace Funeral Home, 361-573-4341.

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  6. Victoria County to pay off 8 years of ... 7 minutes ago For the first ...Read the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... the courthouse expansion into the old fire station For the first time in nearly nine years, employees at the Victoria County Sheriff's Office will be paid for comp time. Sheriff T. Michael O'Connor is using funds from the current salary "float" to ...

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  7. Death Notice for December 16, 2014 16 minutes ago Victoria County...Read the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | The Victoria Advocate

    BONE, CLARENCE, 56, of Victoria, passed away on Monday, December 15, 2014. Services are pending with Grace Funeral Home, 361-573-4341.

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  8. Death Notices for December 15, 2014 an hour ago Victoria County...Read the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | The Victoria Advocate

    FUENTEZ, VICTORIA, 76, of Victoria, passed away on Saturday, December 13, 2014. Services are pending with Heritage Funeral Home, 361-578-3611. SIDES, JACQUELINE, 78, of Victoria, passed away on Sunday, December 14, 2014. Services are pending with Rosewood Funeral Chapels, 361-573-4546.

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  9. Death Notices for December 15, 2014 27 minutes ago Victoria County...Read the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | The Victoria Advocate

    SIDES, JACQUELINE, 78, of Victoria, passed away on Sunday, December 14, 2014. Services are pending with Rosewood Funeral Chapels, 361-573-4546.

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  10. Booming economy benefits area nonprofits, philanthropies 8 minutes...Read the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... items for silent auctions or other tangibles nonprofits use for fundraising events or daily operation. The Victoria County United Way executive director, Clifford Grimes, said Crossroads communities have come through in both the best and worst of ...

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  11. Owner of dead dog starts neighborhood petitition an hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | The Victoria Advocate

    "He usually just stays right by me when we're outside; I never put him on a leash," Diaz said. Diaz has started a petition and filed a community affidavit with Victoria County Health Department, which states he wants the dog to be euthanized.

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  12. Pit bull kills dog, owner starts neighborhood petition 26 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... to the 200 block of Versailles Street. Diaz has started a petition and filed a community affidavit with Victoria County Health Department, which states he wants the dog to be euthanized. "Some neighbors said the pit bull was shaking him like a rag ...

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  13. Death Notice for December 13, 2014 an hour ago Victoria County Bornn, ...Read the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | The Victoria Advocate

    BORNN, ROY MONROE, 55, of Victoria, passed away on Thursday, December 11, 2014. Services are pending with Artero Memorial Chapels, 361-575-3212.

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  14. Victoria man arrested after burglary, shooting 38 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | The Victoria Advocate

    A 38-year-old Victoria man was arrested and accused of breaking into a home and demanding money from the resident. Raymond Charles Ramirez was booked into the Victoria County Jail on Wednesday night on suspicion of burglary with intent to commit felony and possession of marijuana.

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  15. Victoria County declines to hire public defender group 26 minutes ago ...Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... capital murder cases have been filed since 2003, but only three were death penalty cases, according to the Victoria County District Clerk's Office. There is one pending capital murder case, but the state is not seeking the death penalty. The ...

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  16. Death Notice for December 12, 2014 22 minutes ago Victoria County...Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | The Victoria Advocate

    BRIGHT, GWENDOLYN R., 89, of Victoria, passed away on Thursday, December 11, 2014. Services are pending with Rosewood Funeral Chapels, 361-573-4546.

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  17. Special ops training coming to Victoria, Goliad counties an hour ago...Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Victoria Advocate

    The U.S. Army Special Operations Command selected Victoria and Goliad counties to run a series of training activities this summer, said Roy Boyd, Victoria County Sheriff's Office chief deputy. For the past 14 years, the Army has worked on training special force units, such as the Navy Seals, Rangers and Green Berets, on military or political action taken against the activities of guerrillas or revolutionaries.

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  18. Man arrested after Navarro car, foot chase 11 hours agoRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | The Victoria Advocate

    A 35-year-old man was arrested with 20 bags of synthetic marijuana after attempting to evade officers Tuesday afternoon. A Victoria County Sheriff's Office deputy attempted to pull Corey Williams about 2 p.m. near downtown, but Williams evaded arrest, driving north on Navarro Street, said Chief Deputy Roy Boyd.

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  19. Death Notices for December 10, 2014 10 minutes ago Victoria County...Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Victoria Advocate

    MICEK, HELEN M., 90, of Victoria, passed away on Tuesday, December 09, 2014. Services are pending with Rosewood Funeral Chapels, 361-573-4546.

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  20. Bloomington woman attacked by pit bull 38 minutes ago A Victoria...Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | The Victoria Advocate

    Christina Naranjo, 33, was visiting a friend on the morning of Dec. 3 in the 200 block of South Williams Street in Placedo when she was bit on her left forearm by the dog, according to a Victoria County Sheriff's Office incident report. Naranjo was taken to a Victoria hospital.

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