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  1. Victoria man arrested after firing riffle 56 minutes ago A...Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

    John Soliz was arrested after Victoria police officers responded to the incident at 3:45 p.m. in the 3500 block of Allendale Street. Soliz was booked at the Victoria County Jail and released Sunday after posting a $350 bond.

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  2. Correction an hour ago The Speak Out comment by Bay of Victoria on...Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

    The Speak Out comment by Bay of Victoria on Page A5 Monday, contained incorrect information. The Victoria County auditor received a pay raise not the district clerk.

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  3. Death Notice for September 30, 2014 4 minutes ago Victoria County...Read the original story

    Yesterday | The Victoria Advocate

    WHITE, CLYDENE BARFIELD, 74, of Victoria, passed away on Saturday, September 27, 2014. Services are pending with Heritage Funeral Home, 361-578-3611.

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  4. Families celebrate culture through art at 29th annual ... 9 minutes...Read the original story

    Yesterday | The Victoria Advocate

    ... and plungers to create a nostalgic feel to its toe-tappin' polka music. Stephanie Higdon, president of the Victoria County Czech Heritage Society, said Victoria has a rather large Czechoslovakian population, and events such as the heritage festival ...

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  5. County Clerk's office praised for work 48 minutes ago Editor, the...Read the original story

    Sunday | The Victoria Advocate

    ... for a landowner's surface and mineral interest, depending on the client's requirements. My work in the Victoria County Clerk's Office has been a rewarding experience because of the willingness of the staff to assist in every way possible. The deputy ...

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  6. Advocate Editorial Board opinion: Our future demands we ... an hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... us must feel personally responsible and accountable for achieving that vision. The power of 95,000 people in Victoria County working toward a shared vision would be unstoppable. The Alliance has formed a diverse steering committee whose primary job ...

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  7. Victoria Genealogical Society has meeting an hour ago The Victoria...Read the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | The Victoria Advocate

    The Victoria County Genealogical Society met Sept. 8 and was called to order by Kenneth Booth, president.

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  8. Reader supports Ben Zeller an hour ago Editor, the Advocate: The...Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Victoria Advocate

    The Victoria County judge is in many ways the CEO of our county. Victoria County has a county hospital, a county jail, around 600 employees, and a budget of nearly $60 million.

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  9. District attorney deems stabbing act of self defense - 57 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Victoria Advocate

    The Victoria County District Attorney's Office on Thursday deemed a June fatal stabbing to be self-defense and decided not to seek a murder charge against a 23-year-old Victoria woman. Police had responded to the 1100 block of Warren Avenue on a report of a stabbing about 1:30 a.m. June 18. The initial investigation revealed there was a fight between Catherine Vasquez and Joseph Valdez, 35, that ended when Valdez was stabbed once in the chest.

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  10. Advocate Editorial Board opinion: County leaders sign smart ... an...Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... Airport, there is hope that Crossroads travelers will have all the right expectations fulfilled. The Victoria County Commissioners have approved a four-year contract with Public Charters, a new airline service. The contract, which must still be ...

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  11. Sheriff's Office continues search for man in van 32 minutes ago The...Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Victoria Advocate

    The search for a man in a white double-door panel van approaching children continues, and officials urge people to contact law enforcement rather than post speculations on Facebook. A mother in the Crescent Valley-area reported a man - about 40 years old with long, black hair - approached her 11-year-old daughter outside their home Wednesday, asking the girl to help him locate a boy, said Roy Boyd, chief deputy with the Victoria County Sheriff's Office.

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  12. Victoria County, Texas, Selects Accela Civic Platform to Transform Legislative ManagementRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | PressReleasePoint

    Sept. 25, 2014 - Accela, the leading provider of civic engagement solutions for government, today announced that Victoria County, Texas, has selected Accela Legislative Management solutions on the Accela Civic Platform. Accela Agenda and Minutes will replace the agency's paper-based processes and will offer increased efficiency to staff as they produce and distribute content related to county meetings.

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  13. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | Business Wire

    ... ... )--Accela, the leading provider of civic engagement solutions for government, today announced that Victoria County, Texas, has selected Accela Legislative Managemen... )--Dans la version de ZC Mobile de 3e gA nA ration, ZeroChaos a ...

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  14. Fire destroys mobile home - an hour agoRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | The Victoria Advocate

    As of 6:15 p.m., Ron Pray, Victoria County fire marshal, said he didn't know what caused the fire and an investigation is ongoing.

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  15. Sheriff investigates reports of man in van possibly ... 3 hours ago...Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | The Victoria Advocate

    Investigators with the Victoria County Sheriff's Office are looking into reports of a man possibly targeting children for abduction.

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  16. Victoria Alliance fact sheet 19 minutes ago FAQ about the Victoria AllianceRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 23 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... launch and available in a wide variety of formats. a Launch Event: This will be a community event to engage Victoria County residents. All participants will have the opportunity to learn how to take part in the visioning process, share issues they ...

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  17. American Legion honors sheriff's office investigator 11 minutes ago...Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 23 | The Victoria Advocate

    Angela Martinez, an investigator with the Victoria County Sheriff's Office, was presented a Commendation for Outstanding Public Service by the American Legion Post No. 166. Martinez was nominated for the award for her dedication to law enforcement and rigor in investigating cases.

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  18. Victoria mother charged with allowing minor son to ... 44 minutes ago ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 23 | The Victoria Advocate

    A Victoria woman has been charged with a state jail felony after officials say she let her 13-year-old son drive her home from a party because she was intoxicated. Deputy Justin Marr pulled over Carman's car late March 1 near the intersection of Farm-to-Market Roads 236 and 447, said Stacy Denton, of the Victoria County Sheriff's Office.

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  19. Victoria County Commission adopt tax rate 40 minutes ago Victoria...Read the original story

    Monday Sep 22 | The Victoria Advocate

    While its the same tax rate that has been approved since 2004 - 30.86 cents per $100 valuation - the budget has increased about $21 million over the decade, according to financial records. Along with covering maintenance and operation of the county, property taxes will help pay off more than $17.6 million in debt.

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  20. Death Notice for September 23, 2014 27 minutes ago Victoria County...Read the original story

    Monday Sep 22 | The Victoria Advocate

    PRINCE, EARL N., 88, of Victoria, passed away on Friday, 19, 2014. Services are pending with Artero Memorial Chapels, 361-573-4341.

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