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Victoria, Texas is located in Victoria County. Zip codes in Victoria, TX include 77901, 77903, and 77905. The median home price in Victoria is $189,900. More Victoria information.

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5 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

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Felix Arguellez Jr., 28, of Victoria, by officers Wednesday on a warrant charging him with a Class C misdemeanor and on suspicion of possession of a controlled substance.

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9 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

Florida tattoo artist Jayvo Scott visits Victoria to promote 'Ink Masters Rivals'

Florida tattoo artist Jayvo Scott will visit In The Skin Tattoo and Piercing, 1308 N. Main St., from Tuesday through Aug. 30. He will be doing a guest spot at the shop and promoting his appearance on season 5 of Spike TV's "Ink Master Rivals" show.

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12 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

Advocate Editorial Board opinion: Red Cross deserves community's support

BY PHONE: Call 361-573-2671. If you're donating by credit card, have your account number, expiration date, name on the card, type of card and billing address ready.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Victoria Advocate

911 phone system has temporary outage

A temporary shortage in the 911 phone system caused several agencies within the Corpus Christi region to be unable to take calls, including Victoria.

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The Austin Chronicle

Estate Sale Roundup: August 22-24

The pickings are fairly slim this week, prior to what will presumably be a Labor Day vintage blowout when the real loot will debut.

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The Victoria Advocate

Advocate Editorial Board opinion: Public support, strong plan necessary for river area development

With the river, the walking trail, rose garden, golf course, duck pond and much more, it's a place for Victorians to enjoy a sunny day in a variety of ways.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Victoria Advocate

Spoon Fed: Vietnamese variations

Chef Shannon Cummins will be cooking an Argentinian wine dinner at The Sendera on Wednesday; make your reservations now at 361-573-9700.

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The Victoria Advocate

Animal Control, rescue group develop play yard for animals up for adoption

With the help of an online fundraising website, Cole is giving animals housed at Victoria County Animal Control a chance to enjoy the dog days of summer.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Victoria Advocate

Comic Con receives almost $10,000 of HOT funding from Victoria film fest, city council

Approved increasing water and sewer rates by 25 cents, for an average increase to residential customers of $4.25 a month Awarded $860,950 bid to Classic Protective Coatings Inc., of Menomonie, Wisconsin, to repaint the water tower on East Mockingbird Drive.

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The Victoria Advocate

Colet Inn Bar and Grill closes after owner becomes ill

Instead of serving up good times at Colet Inn Bar and Grill, owner Robie Lowery has spent his time in a hospital.

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The Victoria Advocate

Grass fire burns half acre of land at Port of Victoria

The fire started when embers from a welding site at the dock hit the grass, Victoria County Fire Marshal Ron Pray said, noting dryness in the area.

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The Victoria Advocate

Food service inspections

The Victoria City-County Health Department Environmental Health Division inspects places where food is served in Victoria, DeWitt, Jackson and Calhoun counties.

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Goliad County's Windberg still passionate about painting at age 81

One way or another, Dalhart Windberg was determined that he was going to make a living with a paint brush in his hand.

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The Victoria Advocate

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Two people were hospitalized after a two-vehicle wreck at the intersection of Glascow and Navarro streets on Saturday.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Victoria Advocate

Victoria motorcyclist in critical condition after wreck

A Victoria motorcyclist was listed in critical condition Monday night after he was injured in a wreck two days earlier.

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The Victoria Advocate

Victoria barber takes first place at Corpus Christi hair expo

Michael Todd is putting a first place award from this weekend's Beauty Meets Beast Hair Expo on the trophy shelf at his salon.

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Goliad County Arrest Report

The following individuals were arrested by the Goliad County Sheriff's Office or DPS during the week of Aug. 4-10 and have been charged or arraigned: a Jarvis Remon Anthony, 25, of San Augustine, driving with license invalid, with previous conviction/suspension without financial responsibility a William Ricardo Hernandez, 22, of Mission, driving ... (more)

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The Victoria Advocate

Number of Africanized bee attacks remains steady in Crossroads

Jeff Lowe prepares to spray a beehive with Demand CS, an insecticide, at a client's home Wednesday.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

The Victoria Advocate

Comic Con to appeal funding denial to Victoria City Council

Hear updates on construction projects, the Retail Coach study, development activity and the possible sale of 1302 Pleasant Green Drive.

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The Victoria Advocate

Victoria Democrats rally in effort to turn Texas blue

David Alameel, the Democratic U.S. Senate nominee in Texas, said one day he woke up and realized while he is living the American dream, many are not.

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