Victoria County Newswire

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  1. Court of Six Flags accepting applications from nonprofits 42 minutes...Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

    The Court of Six Flags is accepting applications from nonprofit agencies and organizations in need of funds for charitable projects in Victoria County. Agencies and organizations may obtain forms to submit their request for funds by writing to: Charity Search Committee, Court of Six Flags, P.O. Box 4714, Victoria, Texas 77903.

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  2. Death Notices for March 29, 2015 35 minutes ago Victoria County...Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

    KANNAWIN, AMIEE B. , 49, of Victoria, passed away on Friday, March 27, 2015. Services are pending with Rosewood Funeral Chapels, 361-573-4546.

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  3. Citizens hospital needs change in leadership 17 hours ago In the...Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

    ... escalated to this point. The public also needs to understand that Citizens remains a high-quality hospital. Victoria County's commitment to its public hospital must remain strong. The problems began even before Stephen Thames became the hospital's ...

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  4. Saturday Nutpick-apalooza...NOT: Black Helicopters! oe Y Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... able to move around without getting too noticed in the community," said Roy Boyd, chief deputy with the Victoria County Sheriff's Office. "They're testing their abilities to basically blend in with the local environment and not stand out and blow ...

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  5. 'How long has this conduct been kept from ... an hour ago Editor, the ...Read the original story

    Friday | The Victoria Advocate

    Regarding the story on the front page of the Advocate on March 15, the headline concerning this story read: "Holes found in former sergeant's records: Personnel file in Victoria does not show 46-year-old had incidents at previous jobs." Before I began reading this story, my attention was drawn to the bottom of the page to a story titled "Texas Rangers investigate another Victoria County sheriff's deputy."

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  6. Death Notice for March 28, 2015 51 minutes ago Victoria County...Read the original story

    Friday | The Victoria Advocate

    BRUCHMILLER, JESSIE, 103, of Victoria, passed away on Thursday, March 26, 2015. Services are pending with Heritage Funeral Home, 361-578-3611.

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  7. Victoria County growth is stable, city official says 6 minutes ago...Read the original story

    Thursday | The Victoria Advocate

    The county and larger metro area both grew by about 1 percent. The percentage is larger than the previous year, but half what was experienced between 2011 and 2012.

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  8. Sexual assault suspect arrested by U.S. Marshals task ... an hour ago ...Read the original story

    Thursday | The Victoria Advocate

    The U.S. Marshals Service Gulf Bend Violent Offender and Task Force Victoria and Corpus Christi divisions arrested Timothy Wayne Brasher Jr., 37. Brasher sexually assaulted a woman Monday, and Victoria County Sheriff's Office investigators have developed enough evidence to charge him with aggravated sexually assault, unlawful restraint and assault impeding breath or circulation by choking, according to a news release. Brasher was taken to the Bee County Jail.

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  9. Crime Stoppers seeking help in solving cold caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Countywide

    ... offenses may be related. The burglaries may also be related to a series of burglaries that were occurring in Victoria County during the same period of time. The burglaries were investigated by the Goliad County Sheriff's Office, Texas Rangers, ATF ...

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  10. Covert warfare coming to Texas sparks some fears of federal takeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Chron

    ... able to move around without getting too noticed in the community," said Roy Boyd, chief deputy with the Victoria County Sheriff's Office. "They're testing their abilities to basically blend in with the local environment and not stand out and blow ...

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  11. Stroman students honor classmate with balloon release 54 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... and over again about their former classmate, Michael Castillo. Michael, 14, was pronounced dead March 18 by Victoria County Justice of the Peace Mary Ann Rivera. His classmates had a balloon release in his honor Tuesday. "He was probably one of the ...

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  12. Commissioners hear more about Citizens Medical Center controversy 6...Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... are $15. They can be purchased by calling 361-573-1878 or visiting vpitx.com. a Matt Bochat is the new Victoria County extension agent for agriculture. He previously worked as Bee County's extension agent. He starts April 6. Victoria County's 4-H ...

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  13. Justice of the peace, Precinct 4, jury duty ... 8 minutes ago...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | The Victoria Advocate

    Victoria County residents called for jury duty for Justice of the Peace, Precinct 4, John G. Miller at 8:30 a.m. Thursday do not need to appear. The jury has been canceled, according to a news release from Court Clerk Yolanda Ordonez.

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  14. Officials release cause of Victoria man's death 41 minutes ago The...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... ntion hotline at 1-877-723-3422. The preliminary investigation into the death of Donald Ray Truman, a former Victoria County Republican Chairmain, has been released, Victoria police officials confirmed Monday.

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  15. Death Notice for March 24, 2015 29 minutes ago Victoria County Baker, ...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | The Victoria Advocate

    BAKER, RODNEY ALAN, 53, of Victoria, passed away on Sunday, March 22, 2015. Services are pending with Grace Funeral Home, 361-573-4341. KENDRICK, PATSY GAIL, 68, of Victoria, passed away on Monday, March 23, 2015. Services are pending with Richardson-Colonial Funeral Home, Port Lavaca, 361-552-2988.

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  16. Wrap a Child in Warmth deemed a success 29 minutes ago Editor, the...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | The Victoria Advocate

    Thanks to the efforts and generosity of the Citizens of Victoria, the 20th annual Wrap a Child in Warmth 2014 campaign was a huge success. Over 800 coats, blankets and sweaters were collected to help the children of Victoria County.

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  17. Blotter 41 minutes ago Indicted Editor's Note: An indictment is not...Read the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... than 28 grams in a drug-free zone. VICTORIA - Billy Randall Richardson II, 24, of Goliad, to 60 days in the Victoria County Jail after he pleaded guilty on March 10 to possession of a controlled substance less than 28 grams in a drug-free zone. ...

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  18. Death Notices for March 23, 2015 42 minutes ago Victoria County...Read the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | The Victoria Advocate

    SEGERS, ARLISS D., 70, of Victoria, passed away on Sunday, March 22, 2015. Services are pending with Grace Funeral Home, 361-573-4341.

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  19. Family, friends remember community leader 7 minutes ago Joe Truman...Read the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... his brother said. Don Truman's personality perhaps had a hand in the life that he would lead. He led Victoria County Republicans into political power, which they continue to enjoy, took over a more than 100-year-old family business and gave back to ...

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  20. Death Notice for March 21, 2015 47 minutes ago Victoria County...Read the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | The Victoria Advocate

    FELDER, BOBBIE LEE, 80, of Victoria, passed away on Friday, March 20, 2015. Services are pending with Heritage Funeral Home, 361-578-3611.

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