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  1. Fever tick eradication work continues 51 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

    South of here, along the Rio Grande on the U.S.-Mexico border, there is a reminder of one of the most successful livestock parasite eradication programs in the U.S., if not the world, the U.S. of Department of Agricuture Fever Tick Eradication Program. This program started in 1906 by the forerunner of USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, although limited efforts to control began 20 years earlier.

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  2. Furniture salesman remembered for generosity 6 hours from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Victoria Advocate

    Kenneth Earl Stimson with his wife of 69 years, Bernice Stimson, and their two sons, Tim Stimson and Ken Stimson. A South Texas furniture salesman who had six other siblings and lived through the Great Depression knew the value of giving.

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  3. BBB offers tips for spring break travelers 5 hours from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | The Victoria Advocate

    Kelly Trevino is the Regional Director for the Corpus Christi office of Better Business Bureau serving Central, Coastal, Southwest Texas and the Permian Basin. Whether you're planning a relaxing week on the beach or hitting ski slopes, Better Business Bureau advises consumers to do their research before booking their next vacation.

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  4. H-E-B donates $1M to children's hospital 53 minutes ago H-E-B...Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 8 | The Victoria Advocate

    B presented Driscoll Children's Hospital with a gift of $1 million for the major expansion project currently underway at the Corpus Christi hospital. Rob Hall, group vice president and general manager - Gulf Coast Region, and other H-E-B officials presented the hospital with the gift in front of the H-E-B Kids' Market at Driscoll Children's Hospital.

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  5. Students continue to be targeted by employment scams 6 hours from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 5 | The Victoria Advocate

    Kelly Trevino is the Regional Director for the Corpus Christi office of Better Business Bureau serving Central, Coastal, Southwest Texas and the Permian Basin. With the spring semester in full swing, college students across Texas are getting back into the groove of classes and studying.

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  6. Blotter 34 minutes ago ARRESTED - VICTORIA - A 51-year-old Victoria...Read the original story

    Friday Feb 3 | The Victoria Advocate

    A 51-year-old Victoria man by officers Jan. 30 on suspicion of assault causing bodily injury to a family member. - VICTORIA - Tyrone Omar Todd, 39, of Victoria, by officers Jan. 30 on a warrant charging him with violation of parole.

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  7. Bass-playing priest finds release through music 23 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | The Victoria Advocate

    The Rev. Stephen Carson, 42, stands in the chapel of St. Francis Episcopal Church holding his Fender American Standard jazz bass.

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  8. East, West set to begin Lauren Johnson Memorial ... 54 minutes ago...Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 2 | The Victoria Advocate

    Victoria East coach Mike Smith has seen improvement from his team this season as the Lady Titans move to the heart of the season. The Lady Titans will have a chance to build on their hard work when they join Victoria West in the Lauren Johnson Memorial Tournament on Friday at the Victoria Country Club and Saturday at The Club at Colony Creek.

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  9. New Year's resolutions for safeguarding your important information an hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 29 | The Victoria Advocate

    Kelly Trevino is the Regional Director for the Corpus Christi office of Better Business Bureau serving Central, Coastal, Southwest Texas and the Permian Basin. As the end of January approaches, New Year's resolutions are in full swing for many.

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  10. Young Victoria actress is rising star 35 minutes ago "My favorite...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 25 | The Victoria Advocate

    "My favorite thing to do is play outside, but the problem is, I get really dirty," Olivia Hicks, 7, recited from a commercial she memorized more than a year ago. Olivia is a young Victoria actress who is winning over casting directors and agents as soon as they meet her, sometimes just based off her picture.

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  11. Ceramic artists bring craft to Rockport Expo 35 minutes ago Rockport...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 25 | The Victoria Advocate

    The Rockport Clay Expo is expecting about 40 potters from all over Texas who will exhibit their art in several independent events during the weekend of Feb. 4. One of the biggest events will be the 15th annual Bountiful Bowl Pottery Fair, hosted by the Aransas County Council on Aging that benefits the Meals on Wheels program. "It depends on how many sponsors we have, but the event usually makes about $20,000 on average each year," said Mary Ellen Nies, executive director of the Aransas County Council on Aging and organizer of the event.

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  12. Advice for purchasing 2017 Super Bowl tickets 20 hours agoRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 22 | The Victoria Advocate

    Kelly Trevino is the Regional Director for the Corpus Christi office of Better Business Bureau serving Central, Coastal, Southwest Texas and the Permian Basin. Super Bowl LI is a few weeks away, and football fans everywhere are starting to make their predictions.

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  13. Port of Victoria updating infrastructure 35 minutes from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 22 | The Victoria Advocate

    Barges are loaded with gravel at the Port of Victoria. The port is one of four sites being considered for a multibillion-dollar project proposed by Exxon Mobil.

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  14. Tips, resources for filing 2017 taxes 15 minutes from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    Kelly Trevino is the Regional Director for the Corpus Christi office of Better Business Bureau serving Central, Coastal, Southwest Texas and the Permian Basin. While it can be tempting to rush out and get your taxes done so you can get your refund sooner, your Better Business Bureau encourages taxpayers to take time and use caution when selecting a tax preparer you can trust.

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  15. Crossroads area good for olive farming 15 minutes from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    US Olive Co. has olive trees growing on about 100 acres. The property is 380 acres, but only about 100 acres are planted.

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  16. West boys defeat Rockport-Fulton an hour ago Corpus Christi -...Read the original story

    Jan 13, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    Victoria West defeated Rockport-Fulton 3-1 in the Corpus Christi ISD Tournament at Cabaniss Multi-purpose Stadium on Friday. West junior Noah Garza scored first on a penalty kick to give the Warriors an early 1-0 lead.

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  17. Marijuana worth over $60K seized in traffic stop 18 minutes from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    The Texas Department of Public Safety seized 10 pounds of high-grade marijuana, worth more than $60,000, during a routine traffic stop in Victoria County. Three people were arrested after a Texas Department of Public Safety trooper seized 10 pounds of marijuana worth more than $60,000 during a traffic stop Tuesday.

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  18. Looking to get fit, lose weight in 2017? 55 minutes ago Kelly Trevino ...Read the original story

    Jan 8, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    While some people may sign up for a gym membership, others may consider participating in weight loss programs or purchasing heavily promoted diet products. However, before you join a gym, fitness center or a weight-loss program, Better Business Bureau advises you to research your fitness options carefully.

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  19. Crossroads braces for cold front 9 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    Dennis Abrameit, 57, rubs his hands as he sits on the cot he will be sleeping on for the next few days. Victoria's Rushing Wind Fellowship will be providing warm shelter and cots for Victoria's homeless residents during the weekend as temperatures are expected to drop below freezing.

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  20. Through Sunday Walt Davis: Watercolors exhibit The Na 13...Read the original story

    Jan 3, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    More than 30 years of watercolor mastery. - The exhibit displays the Christmas decoration collections from various Cuero residents who donated items from Nativity Scenes, Christmas villages and handmade ornaments, to Christmas churches and specialty decorations.

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