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  1. Super Bowl party tradition stretches into overtime 5 hours from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 5 | The Victoria Advocate

    Regina, 57, and Stanley Koenig, 58, have been celebrating the Super Bowl with their friends and family for the past 37 years - a year after they got married. The party started with 10 to 15 people who would attend, but it kept growing over the years.

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  2. East, West ready for crosstown district matchup 41 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    Victoria East's crosstown rivalry with Victoria West will continue in a District 27-5A matchup for the first time this season at 6:15 p.m. at the East gym. "It's just like any other district game," said West head coach Sandra Jimenez.

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  3. Yoakum championship game brings back memories 6 hours from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    Don Williams, 71, can still remember how cold he felt at the 1952 Yoakum state final game in College Station. "I was 8 years old," Williams said.

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  4. Water resources meeting to address Lavaca River watershed 12 minutes...Read the original story

    Dec 1, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    The Texas Water Resources Institute is hosting a meeting Dec. 15 for anyone interested in improving and protecting the Lavaca River watershed. The free meeting is set for 1:30 p.m. at the Jackson County Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service office, 411 N. Wells St., in Edna.

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  5. Biologist credits life turnaround to Victoria College 11 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    Former Victoria College students Laura Leigh Mitchell and Brandon Mitchell show off their Texas A&M University-Kingsville graduation rings while Brandon holds their son, Mason. Brandon Mitchell was working on an assembly line at an Austin computer company in 2004 when a brief conversation with a coworker changed his life forever.

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  6. Extension service offering program on pesticides, bees, plants 55...Read the original story

    Nov 29, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    A five-hour continuing education program on pesticides and foliage will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 8 at the Jackson County Services Building auditorium, 411 N. Wells, Edna. The event is hosted by the Field Crops and Beef committees of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service's Jackson County office.

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  7. Extension service offering program on pesticides, bees, plants 14...Read the original story

    Nov 28, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    A five-hour continuing education program on pesticides and foliage will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 8 at the Jackson County Services Building auditorium, 411 N. Wells, Edna. The event is hosted by the Field Crops and Beef committees of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service's Jackson County office.

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  8. Rather-Buys 46 minutes ago Allen and Susan Rather, of Victoria, are...Read the original story

    Nov 5, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    Allen and Susan Rather, of Victoria, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Katelyn Rather, of College Station, to Jordan Buys, of College Station, the son of Ronald and Kathryn Buys, of Austin.The couple will marry at 2 p.m. on Saturday, January 14, 2017 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Victoria.Katelyn is a 2010 graduate of Memorial High School and a 2013 graduate of Texas A&M where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Agriculture Science. She will graduate in 2017 with a Masters in Sports Management.

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  9. East golf twin standouts qualify for South Texas ... 22 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    Victoria East seniors, pictured from left, Benjamin Lake and Madison Lake, practice their swing at The Club at Colony Creek. After twins Madison and Benjamin Lake qualified for the UIL State Tournament with the Victoria East golf team, one would never guess the two began playing as freshmen.

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  10. Seizures in pets can have many causes 6 hours from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    Seizures are the most common neurologic issue we see in veterinary medicine. Seizures are described as an animal having sudden attacks of uncontrolled muscle activity with or without loss of consciousness.

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  11. Victoria actor relishes part on '2 Broke Girls' 6 hours from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    Oleg and Sophie's plan to have Max and Caroline as Barbara's godparents goes awry when Oleg's domineering mother arrives from the Ukraine for the baby's baptism and fires the girls from their godparent duties. While shooting on set for an episode of "2 Broke Girls," Victoria native turned actor Roe Ellisor experienced a moment of clarity.

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  12. Crossroads native appointed as city's tourism director 51 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    He finished with a GPA of 3.86. Joel Novosad may be the new director of the Convention and Visitors Bureau, but Victoria is hardly new to him.

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  13. Victoria names new Convention and Visitors Bureau director - 15 minutes agoRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    Novosad has been the Victoria CVB marketing manager for the past five years, managing the CVB's online social media platforms, helping to market and support special events, and working with coordinators to bring groups and meetings to Victoria. "Joel was involved in all aspects of CVB marketing for the last five years and is very familiar with the long-term goals of the CVB," said O.C. Garza, City of Victoria communications director.

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  14. Blotter 6 minutes ago ARRESTED - VICTORIA - Morco Mora-Garcia, 35, of ...Read the original story

    Sep 2, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    A 38-year-old College Station man by officers Aug. 26 on suspicion of possession of a controlled substance less than 1 gram and a Class C misdemeanor. - VICTORIA - A 29-year-old Ardmore, Okla.

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  15. Oak wilt is infectious disease 55 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    Oak trees can become diseased with a fungus that invades and disables their water-conducting system and causes oak wilt in trees that are susceptible. A visual symptom of oak wilt is veinal necrosis, where the veins in green leaves become yellow-orange and then brown as they defoliate and die during a one- to six-month period.

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  16. Bombers beat Generals on walk-off 37 minutes ago College Station -...Read the original story

    Jul 21, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    The Victoria Generals were six outs from handing the Brazos Valley Bombers their first loss of the second half of the Texas Collegiate League season, but the Generals let the game get away. The Bombers scored once in the eighth and ninth innings to claim a 4-3 Texas Collegiate League win on Thursday night.

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  17. Generals fall to Bombers an hour ago College Station - Early mistakes ...Read the original story

    Jul 20, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    Early mistakes doomed the Victoria Generals in a 5-0 Texas Collegiate League loss to the Brazos Valley Bombers on Wednesday. Chance Callihan suffered his first loss of the season after throwing 51/3 innings and allowing five runs, all unearned, on five hits.

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  18. Meeting set to discuss Tres Palacios watershed plan 6 hours from now...Read the original story

    Jul 3, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    The Texas Water Resources Institute is hosting a meeting Thursday in Palacios for anyone interested in improving and protecting the Tres Palacios Creek watershed along the Texas Gulf Coast, an institute scientist said. The Tres Palacios Watershed stakeholder meeting will be at 1:30 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church, 209 Lucas Ave. in Palacios.

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  19. New photoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    Under gray skies and wan morning light, the Victoria resident set out from the clear, clean waters of Spring Lake on Saturday. The cool morning air was filled with birdsong and a variety of colorful insects as Briggs and hundreds of other paddlers set out on the about 260-mile, multiday endurance river race from hell.

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  20. Purple Out the Park remembers those with Alzheimer's 13 hours agoRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    The Victoria Generals' Chace Sarchet connects for a single during a Texas Collegiate League game against the Brazos Valley Bombers at Riverside Stadium on Friday. The Generals won 4-3.

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