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3 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate
A website dedicated to analyzing affordable online degree programs recently selected the University of Houston-Victoria in its rankings of "Online Colleges in Texas That Win on Affordability."
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7 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate
While on the University of Houston-Victoria campus last week, I briefly skimmed through a publication called Huizache.
11 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate
Let's hear it for the free air sniff. On Dec. 10, a Victoria Police Department officer requested to search a vehicle he believed to be holding heroin and other drugs.
14 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate
Donations can be mailed to Victoria Area Homeless Coalition P.O. Box 3623, Victoria, TX 77903.
The indictment alleges he possessed with the intent to promote at least eight explicit photos of children under the age of 18 on April 17, 2012.
For more information on Shelter Pets of Victoria County, visit its Facebook page.
"He wasn't in pain. He died peacefully," Maria Lane said. "He was happy, and I know he's in heaven."
The Main Street Program is looking for people to vote on the downtown window decorating contest.
Constance Filley Johnson added cream and sugar to her cup of Main Street Blend coffee.
Bill Johnston, construction manager with Lauger Companies, describes the incoming Ken Garner Manufacturing Plant to Kristi Dujka, incoming president and CEO with Associated Builders and Contractors.
Dec. 24 - The Moose Carnival opened here yesterday afternoon on the Gilmer Block in the northeastern portion of the city under the most favorable circumstances.
Katie Sciba, a medical social worker at AARN Health Services, visits with Mary Vasquez who reacts with joy upon opening her gift bag and finding a warm fleece robe, "Oh my, you know I'm always cold."
The academy is a free, nine-week program designed to help Victoria residents learn about their city government.
Victoria police officers ended a vehicle pursuit about 6:30 p.m. Monday near Venturas Tamales restaurant in the 3900 block of North Navarro Street.
Two Victoria sisters were rushed to a Victoria hospital about 9:45 p.m. Tuesday after being hurt in a two-vehicle crash on U.S. Highway 87 and Raab Road.