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  1. BBB offers advice for choosing child care 21 minutes ago The school...Read the original story

    Yesterday | The Victoria Advocate

    For parents, choosing a child care situation can be difficult. One has to consider safety, affordability and convenience with respect to home, work and school.

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  2. Student overcomes adversity, prepares for UTRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | The Victoria Advocate

    Danielle Jenkins, 18, laughs on the swings at Brownson Home for Children where she and her younger sister live. She is a recipient of the Beat the Odds scholarship, graduating third in her class Liberty Academy.

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  3. Victoria needs get on board soaring drone industry 21 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 21 | The Victoria Advocate

    This center is studying the best uses for drones and their many business possibilities. Almost every industry could benefit from them, including farming, ranching, coastal monitoring, border security, aerial mapping, product delivery and, without a doubt, journalism.

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  4. Student overcomes adversity, prepares for UT 5 hours from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | The Victoria Advocate

    Danielle Jenkins, 18, laughs on the swings at Brownson Home for Children where she and her younger sister live. She is a recipient of the Beat the Odds scholarship, graduating third in her class Liberty Academy.

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  5. Edna athletes make their choices official 9 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | The Victoria Advocate

    Sierra Pruitt and Crystal Coulter are headed to Austin on Friday to take part in the UIL Class 3A State Track and Field Championships, but first the Edna duo had business to take care of at home. The two seniors signed their college letters of intent Tuesday as part of a five-person signing at the Edna gym.

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  6. Blotter 26 minutes ago Fire Victoria - a malfunctioning box fan...Read the original story

    Wednesday May 11 | The Victoria Advocate

    A malfunctioning box fan created smoke inside a home in the 3400 block of Erwin Avenue on May 11. No injuries or significant damage were reported. Editor's Note: An indictment is not an indication of guilt.

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  7. Punk rock show will bare Hispanic roots 9 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | The Victoria Advocate

    Tim Lara of the band Lechuza sings during practice. The band has played together for two years.

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  8. Blotter an hour ago SENTENCED Editor's Note: Under deferred...Read the original story

    Friday May 6 | The Victoria Advocate

    Ricky Valenzuela, 49, of Victoria, to eight years deferred adjudication probation, 100 hours of community service and a $1,000 fine after he pleaded guilty May 3 to aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. VICTORIA - Darcy Pauline Matson, 25, of Victoria, to two years probation and 100 hours of community service after he pleaded guilty May 3 to unauthorized use of a vehicle.

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  9. Blotter 5 minutes ago Arrested VICTORIA - Adam Matthew Barraza, 26,...Read the original story

    Monday May 2 | The Victoria Advocate

    Adam Matthew Barraza, 26, of Victoria by officers April 29 on two warrants charging him with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. VICTORIA - Paul Michael Blevins, 31, of Victoria by deputies April 29 on a warrant charging him with violation of probation in a theft case.

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  10. Blotter 49 minutes ago Arrested Victoria - Jennifer Garcia, 43, of...Read the original story

    Saturday Apr 30 | The Victoria Advocate

    Jennifer Garcia, 43, of Bay City, by deputies April 28 on a bench warrant and a warrant charging her with theft of property between $100 and $750. VICTORIA - Lawrence Garza, 53, of Corpus Christi, by deputies April 29 on a warrant charging him with violation of probation in a possession of marijuana between 50 and 2,000 pounds case.

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  11. Deeper ship channel equals better economy for Crossroads 34 minutes...Read the original story

    Saturday Apr 30 | The Victoria Advocate

    Houston, Beaumont, Corpus Christi, Port Arthur, Texas City, Freeport, Port Aransas , Brownsville, Galveston, Orange, Port Isabel, Sabine Pass and Port Mansfield. The large ships instead go to the deepwater ports in Corpus Christi or Houston because of the depth of the passageways.

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  12. Concert brings symphony downtown 5 minutes ago The Victoria Symphony...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 28 | The Victoria Advocate

    "A town this size that has a symphonic orchestra is pretty unusual in Texas," said Lee Keeling, a sponsor for the symphony. The symphonic orchestra gave three performances, sharing the night with mariachi, jazz and other ensembles.

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  13. VISD school district candidates talk improvements, taxes 6 hours from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    Early voting in person for the city, school and water elections begins Monday at the Dr. Pattie Dodson Public Health Center in Classroom A. The health center is at 2805 N. Navarro St. Regular hours of operation for early voting will be 8 a.m to 5 p.m weekdays. Additional hours of early voting will be 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. April 29 and May 3. The joint general election will be May 7. They agreed on most questions posed Thursday during a live debate.

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  14. Gone, but not forgotten 18 minutes ago This is the story of a veteran ...Read the original story

    Apr 22, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    This is the story of a veteran who, like many, goes unheralded for his service after leaving the military. His name is Ervin Williams.

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  15. Victoria Housing Authority asks for new trial 3 hours from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    Dorothy Cunningham, 75, eyes water as she shows pictures of a family member who has passed away. Since 1999, the retired bus driver has participated in the Section 8 Housing Voucher Program with the Victoria Housing Authority but on Aug. 31, 2015, the housing authority terminated her from the program.

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  16. East standout selected to ODP U17 region team 5 hours from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    Victoria East's Abraham Salazar, right, is chased by Mission Sharyland defenders during the Class 5A area round playoffs at Buccaneer Stadium in Corpus Christi. Victoria East sophomore Abraham Salazar wasn't in the room when his mother found out he was selected as part of the Olympic Development Program's U17 South Texas Region soccer team.

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  17. Cooling of housing market normalizes salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    In a report done by economists with Nationwide Insurance, Victoria was ranked as the fourth least-healthy housing market in the country. "Over the next year, two years, you may see a downturn for housing growth," said Ben Ayers, senior economist with Nationwide.

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  18. History, service are Deeb's guides 6 minutes ago Gregg Deeb spent two ...Read the original story

    Feb 26, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    The 27th District serves the Coastal Bend, including Bastrop, Caldwell, Gonzales, Lavaca, Wharton, Matagorda, Jackson, Victoria, Calhoun, Refugio, Aransas, San Patricio and Nueces counties. Gregg Deeb spent two decades in the cockpits of F/A-18 Hornets serving his country, and now he wants to serve the country again, this time from Capitol Hill.

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  19. Farenthold ready to go on the offensive 20 minutes ago U.S. Rep....Read the original story

    Feb 26, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    U.S. Rep. Blake Farenthold, R-Corpus Christi, fresh off his stunning upset of incumbent Democratic Rep. Solomon Ortiz in 2010 had a lot to learn about Washington politics. He figured a new Congress could undo President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act right away.

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  20. Voters Guide: Texas Court of Appeals 38 minutes ago Texas Court of...Read the original story

    Feb 23, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    Texas Court of Appeals: 6-year term. Must be age 35-74 years, a U.S. citizen, a Texas resident, licensed to practice law in Texas, a registered voter, and have 10 years experience as a lawyer or judge.

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