Victoria County Newswire

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  1. Judge issues warrants for jury duty no shows 2 hours ago Judge...Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

    ... in the world where you can't get a jury trial. It's kind of essential to our democracy," Salyer said. In Victoria County, 450 people are summoned for jury duty once every two weeks. About 100 people show up, said Deputy District Clerk Rhonda Stone. ...

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  2. Victoria East students participate in mock drunken wreck an hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Victoria Advocate

    ... organizers repeated throughout the program. The Victoria Police Department, Victoria Fire Department, Victoria County Sheriff's Office, the Texas Department of Public Safety, Citizens Medical Center, Rosewood Funeral Chapel and a local wrecker ...

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  3. Join fight to cure cancer at Relay for ... 2 hours ago Editor, the...Read the original story

    Yesterday | The Victoria Advocate

    Family and friends will join together at the 19th annual Relay for Life from noon to midnight at the Victoria ISD Event Center Track, 3001 Miori Lane, Saturday, April 25, to honor the life of Ronnie Masciarelli, who died in May 2014. Ronnie was a son, father, brother, uncle and friend to all who knew him and was living his dream of being in law enforcement as a deputy with the Victoria County Sheriff's Department.

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  4. New Extension agent shares love of agriculture an hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... work in but also a growing population worldwide. There is no typical day as an extension agent, he said. The Victoria County Extension office receives a lot of calls on any given day. People can also bring in samples to their office from bugs to ...

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  5. Thunderstorm warning, tornado watch issued for Crossroads counties - 4 minutes agoRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Victoria Advocate

    The National Weather Service in Corpus Christi has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for southwestern Victoria County, Goliad County and northwestern Refugio County until 4:45 p.m. Wednesday. The storm - 10 miles west of Goliad - is capable of producing large hail and damaging winds.

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  6. Death Notice for April 23, 2015 28 minutes ago Victoria County...Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Victoria Advocate

    KNETIG, MARK W., 54, of Victoria, passed away on Tuesday, April 21, 2015. Services are pending with Rosewood Funeral Chapels, 361-573-4546.

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  7. Death Notices for April 22, 2015 39 minutes ago Victoria County...Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | The Victoria Advocate

    GAUNA, JUANA, 101, of Victoria, passed away on Tuesday, April 21, 2015. Services are pending with Artero Memorial Chapels, 361-575-3212.

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  8. Death Notice for April 21, 2015 52 minutes ago Victoria County Cook,...Read the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | The Victoria Advocate

    COOK, ROSS STERLING SR., 83, of Victoria, passed away on Sunday, April 19, 2015. Services are pending with Barefield Funeral Home, 361-575-6180. MICULKA, LEONA MAE, 87, of Hallettsville, passed away on Sunday, April 19, 2015. Services are pending with Kubena Funeral Home, 361-798-3271.

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  9. Citizens Medical Center reaches settlement, admits no fault - 9 minutes agoRead the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | The Victoria Advocate

    Editor's note: Below is the text of a press release issued Monday by Victoria County. For full analysis of and reaction to the settlement, please pick up Tuesday's Advocate.

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  10. Rain remains possibility through Monday - 46 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... Christi. As of about 5:35 p.m. Saturday .08 inches fell. A river flood warning was issued Saturday for Victoria County through Wednesday. Numerous roadways in the area were blocked because of flooding. Reports from readers include severe weather ...

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  11. 2 deputies' indictments raise questions about hiring practices 3 minutes agoRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 18 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... Bar Association . Questions surfaced in the hiring of deputies Daniel Bettes and Guillermo Martinez Jr., two Victoria County deputies recently charged with felonies: Did the sheriff's office negligently hire them, or did it fail to follow employment ...

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  12. Flood warning issued till Tuesday night - 35 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | The Victoria Advocate

    A Flood Warning from the National Weather Service Corpus Christi continues for Coleto Creek at Arnold Road Crossing affecting Goliad and Victoria County.

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  13. Victoria man charged with sexually assaulting a child an hour ago A...Read the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | The Victoria Advocate

    A Victoria man was indicted Thursday and accused of sexually assaulting a child, injecting the child with drugs and filming part of the act with his cellphone. James Peyton Busbee Jr., 29, is charged with three counts of aggravated sexual assault of a child, one count of possession or promotion of child pornography and one count of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, according to the Victoria County District Attorney's Office.

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  14. Death Notice for April 18, 2015 an hour ago Victoria County Clark,...Read the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | The Victoria Advocate

    CLARK, LINDA, 67, of Victoria, passed away on Friday, April 17, 2015. Services are pending with Grace Funeral Home, 361-573-4341.

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  15. Relay team forms in memory of Schorlemmer teacher 4 hours agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... insurance to prevent further flocking. Organizer Keisha Smith said new teams are forming every day, and Victoria County has raised more than $80,000 for the society. This will be the 19th year Victoria will host the fundraiser. The money raised ...

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  16. Relay team formed in memory of Schorlemmer teacher 50 minutes ago...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... insurance to prevent further flocking. Organizer Keisha Smith said new teams are forming every day, and Victoria County has raised more than $80,000 for the society. This will be the 19th year Victoria will host the fundraiser. The money raised ...

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  17. Death Notice for April 17, 2015 2 hours ago Victoria County Analco,...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Victoria Advocate

    ANALCO, EPIFANIA A., 80, of Victoria, passed away on Thursday, April 16, 2015. Services are pending with Artero Memorial Chapels, 361-575-3212. GREER, JOHN A., 85, of Hallettsville, passed away on Thursday, April 16, 2015. Services are pending with Kubena Funeral Home, 361-798-3271.

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  18. Victoria County is under a tornado warning - 16 minutes agoRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Victoria Advocate

    There is a tornado warning for Victoria County, Calhoun County and Refugio County. The tornado warning will be in effect until 3:45 p.m. At 3:12 p.m., the Doppler Radar indicated a severe thunderstorm that is capable of producing a tornado.

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  19. Tornado Warning in Effect for Some of our Northern CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    Good Afternoon South Texas. A tornado warning has been issued for South Central Victoria County, West Central Calhoun County, and Northeastern Refugio County until 3:45 today.

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  20. Art show to benefit Hope of South Texas ... an hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Victoria Advocate

    By day, Johna Stallings is a Victoria County prosecutor. On Friday, Victorians will see she's an accomplished artist, too.

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