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  1. Hochheim Prairie Farm Mutual Insurance AssociationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | The Victoria Advocate

    An anacua tree fell Saturday night after a storm. Virginia Jurica, 60, has lived in her home for 30 years and said she enjoyed how the tree shaded her yard and wants to keep a portion of the tree as a memento.

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  2. Jaywalking education small step to make pedestrians safe 46 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 1 | The Victoria Advocate

    Admit it: we have all jaywalked at some point in our lives, but that does not make it right or safe. Jaywalking, or crossing a street at a point other than the intersection that impedes traffic, is dangerous for the walker as well as for the motorists.

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  3. Review: the Hero (2017) 'Sam Ell...Read the original story

    Jun 14, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    Sam Elliott is sensational as an aging actor who catches a second wind in the best performance of his career. Known for his husky voiceover in The Big Lebowski and memorable roles in Tombstone and Lifeguard , Elliott seems to mirror his real life in this beautifully directed film from Brett Haley who worked similar magic for Blythe Danner in 2015's I'll See You in My Dreams .

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  4. It's all happening this summer in Victoria 22 minutes ago Jennifer...Read the original story

    Jun 4, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    My family and I are new to Victoria. Can you tell me about fun events and activities that are happening this summer? There are tons of fun things to do this summer in the city of Victoria, and the majority of them are absolutely free.

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  5. Blotter 54 minutes ago ARRESTED - VICTORIA - A 33-year-old Victoria...Read the original story

    Jun 3, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    A 33-year-old Victoria man by officers June 1 on suspicion of a Class C misdemeanor and tampering with or fabricating physical evidence with intent to impair. - VICTORIA - A 19-year-old Victoria woman by officers June 1 on suspicion of possession of marijuana less than 2 ounces and a Class C misdemeanor.

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  6. Survivors invited to visit pink fire truck 11 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    Crossroads Guardians of Hope, an organization comprised of volunteers, including medical personnel, is hosting free events in Victoria to celebrate. The first event will be from 8 a.m. to noon in the parking lot at Northside Baptist Church, 4100 N. Laurent St. They'll then move to the H-E-B Plus! parking lot at 6106 N. Navarro St. from 1- 4 p.m. Sunday.

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  7. Family recipe still available at Limon's BBQ 7 hours from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    Paul Garza, 27, of Houston, eats at Limon's BBQ, 3494 S.W. Moody St. Owner Lupe Limon opened a food truck selling his family recipe BBQ in spring 2016. He opened his restaurant in February after his sisters sold the building to him.

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  8. TxDOT proposes Navarro Street median 46 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    Cars turn left at the intersection of Guy Grant Road and North Navarro Street, where there is no median. Photo: ADVOCATE FILE PHOTO The next step is for TxDOT officials to meet with Victoria Metropolitan Planning Organization members to review the submitted stakeholder comments.

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  9. Music, art to take over downtown Victoria 12 minutes agoRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    Hang onto your Easter bonnet and get ready for a visual arts and music domination of downtown Victoria on Saturday. The morning will begin with a Superhero-themed 5K run at 8 a.m. benefiting the Victoria chapter of Court Appointed Special Advocates as part of Jam Fest.

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  10. Runners compete at Chick-fil-A 5K/10K 39 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    Eloy Levario is always looking to take part in marathons in the Crossroads area. His purpose for running is to stay fit, active and in shape.

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  11. Rooms To Go closing at end of April 44 minutes ago Rooms To Go Outlet ...Read the original story

    Apr 6, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    Rooms To Go is located at 3607 N. Navarro St. will close at the end of April. The store is open from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday.

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  12. Journey of faith and discovery 28 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    The work of a scholar is to honestly consider the claims of others and then critically pursue the evidence where it leads. By contrast, some claim that religious faith is incompatible with a spirit of honest and critical inquiry.

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  13. Day 1 of the Texas MileRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    Juana Chennault, 70, and her husband, Bruce Chennault, 78, drove in their 1956 Ford Fairlane from Edgewood to watch The Texas Mile for the first time. Bruce Chennault has been drag racing since he was a teenager.

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  14. Death Notice for March 22, 2017 29 minutes ago Victoria County...Read the original story

    Mar 21, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    JOHNSTON, DAVID W., 53, of Victoria, passed away on Monday, March 20, 2017. Services are pending with Rosewood Funeral Chapels, 361-573-4546.

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  15. Victoria dancer returns to Texas with Broadway show 21 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    "It's amazing," said the 26-year-old, who has spent time with family and friends. "It's nice and warm with people who are smiling all the time." 2 comments

  16. Thumbs-up, thumbs-down; it's your choice an hour ago THUMBS-UP...Read the original story

    Mar 10, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    Thumbs-up to Citizens Medical Center, to their Emergency Room and all the staff on the fifth floor for taking such good care of me on my three-day stay. God bless them all.

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  17. Death Notice for March 10, 2017 50 minutes ago Victoria County Smith, ...Read the original story

    Mar 9, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    SMITH, DR. DAN, 80, of Victoria, passed away on Wednesday, March 8, 2017. Services are pending with Rosewood Funeral Chapels, 361-573-4546.

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  18. Missing barricade allows man to hit sudden dead-end 6 minutes ago...Read the original story

    Mar 8, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    The 27-year-old had just picked up his 7-year-old daughter Sunday evening from his mother, Loretta Davis', house near Burroughsville Road. With his girlfriend in the front seat and his daughter in the back in her booster seat, Weise headed back home to Houston just before 8 p.m. Weise was driving on a feeder road parallel to U.S. 59 when the road suddenly ended.

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  19. Victoria Housing Authority fires executive directorRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    Boldt replaced longtime executive director Debbie Gillespie, who resigned in October 2015 after the Office of Inspector General found the housing authority had mismanaged more than $780,000 from Jan. 1, 2013, to March 31, 2014. Boldt, who previously served as director of the Section 8 housing program, started serving as the executive director of the housing authority in November 2015 and was given the position in December 2015.

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  20. Victoria Housing Authority fires executive director 41 minutes ago...Read the original story

    Mar 7, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    Boldt replaced longtime executive director Debbie Gillespie, who resigned in October 2015 after the Office of Inspector General found the housing authority had mismanaged more than $780,000 from Jan. 1, 2013, to March 31, 2014. Boldt, who previously served as director of the Section 8 housing program, started serving as the executive director of the housing authority in November 2015 and was given the position in December 2015.

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