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  1. Yoakum woman pleads guilty to multiple drug charges an hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Victoria Advocate

    Geneva Rosales Richter, 36, pleaded guilty to five counts of possession of a controlled substance between 4 and 200 grams with intent to deliver and five counts of possession of a controlled substance between 4 and 200 gram, according to court documents filed at the Lavaca County District Clerk's Office. Richter also pleaded guilty to one count of possession of a controlled substance less than 1 gram.

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  2. Death Notice for August 29, 2015 21 minutes ago Victoria County...Read the original story

    Friday | The Victoria Advocate

    ... on Thursday, August 27, 2015. Services are pending with Oaklawn Funeral Home, 361-782-2221. DAVIS, LASLEY, 84, of Yoakum, passed away on Friday, August 28, 2015. Services are pending with Thiele-Cooper Funeral Home, 361-293-5656. WESTMORELAND, ...

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  3. Blotter 18 minutes ago Arrested VICTORIA - Chase Ashton Jimenez, 26,...Read the original story

    Thursday | The Victoria Advocate

    ... of guilt. It is a finding by a grand jury that enough evidence exists to warrant a trial. Blake Louis Crain, 22, of Yoakum, on charges of aggravated assault causing serious bodily injury to a family member with a deadly weapon and aggravated assault ...

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  4. Blotter an hour ago Arrested VICTORIA - A 32-year-old Victoria man by ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... a warrant charging him with violation of probation in a manufacturing or delivering of a controlled substance case. YOAKUM - Leandro Rodriguez, 33, Yoakum by officers Aug. 21 on a warrant charging him with violation of probation in a possession of a ...

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  5. AARP seeks volunteers to provide tax filing aid an hour ago AARP Tax...Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... middle income taxpayers with special attention to those 60 and older. AARP sponsors preparation sites in Victoria and Yoakum. These sites need new volunteers to continue operating next year without reducing hours or closing. For more information go ...

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  6. Blotter an hour ago Arrested VICTORIA -Martin Briseno, 49, of...Read the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | The Victoria Advocate

    Joshua Leroy Vazquez, 20, of Yoakum, by officers Aug. 21 on suspicion of evading arrest, and three Lavaca County warrants charging him with assault and violation of probation. VICTORIA -Jose Gonzales, 52, of Victoria, by deputies, Aug. 22 on a warrant charging him with a violation of probation in a driving while intoxicated case.

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  7. Oil field slowdown trickles through Crossroads economy 6 hours from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... are staying vacant longer." Hotels also are seeing a dip in the number of patrons. When the shale was at its peak in Yoakum, which has a number of wells just outside its city limits, it was hard to get a room in any of the hotels, said Debbie ...

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  8. Today Services for August 23, 2015 an hour ago CARAWAY, DOLLY, 84, of ...Read the original story

    Saturday Aug 22 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... : Visitation 4 - 9 p.m. with Rosary at 7 p.m. at Artero Memorial Chapels, Victoria, 361-575-3212. LOOS, FRANK, 75, of Yoakum: Visitation 5 - 7 p.m. with Rosary at 7 p.m. at Thiele-Cooper Funeral Home, 361-293-5656.

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  9. Tours for kids at Victoria Educational Gardens 26 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | The Victoria Advocate

    Master Gardener Gloria Spell shares an activity this spring with Yoakum elementary school students in the people-size bird house at Victoria Educational Gardens. This announces the arrival of school buses as they rumble down the streets toward Victoria Educational Gardens.

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  10. Hunter education course offered 41 minutes ago A Hunter Education...Read the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | The Victoria Advocate

    A Hunter Education Course sponsored by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department will he from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Aug. 29, at the Hochheim Prairie Insurance Building, 500 S. alternate U.S. Highway 77 in Yoakum. - If you are age 9-16, you must successfully complete the course or be accompanied by a licensed hunter 17 years of age or older.

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  11. Hallettsville volunteer fire department celebrates 125 years 6 hours from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... a fire is, Hallettsville volunteers might call on resources from Schulenburg, Shiner, Moulton, Sheridan, Sweet Home, Yoakum and Edna to help, Ludwig said. "You can see our devotion is not just to the people of Hallettsville but to the majority of ...

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  12. Yoakum employees sent home because of ammonia release - an hour agoRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | The Victoria Advocate

    The Yoakum Fire Department is working to clear out ammonia that was released early Thursday morning at Yoakum Packing Co., 500 Front St., in Yoakum.

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  13. VC Foundation honors supporters, scholarship recipients 2 hours ago...Read the original story

    Saturday Aug 15 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... Kyle Schoenemann, also awarded the VC Transfer Student Endowed Scholarship. Schoenemann, the 2015 valedictorian of Yoakum High School, will transfer to Texas A&M University this fall. Johnson recently earned his Associate of Science degree and was ...

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  14. Today Services for August 16, 2015 22 minutes ago BROWN, EILEEN 78,...Read the original story

    Saturday Aug 15 | The Victoria Advocate

    BROWN, EILEEN 78, of Yoakum: Visitation 3 - 5 p.m. with Rosary at 5 p.m. at Thiele-Cooper Funeral Home, 361-293-5656. CORTES, CAROLINA, 62, of Ganado: Visitation 5 - 7 p.m. with Rosary at 6 p.m. at Ganado Funeral Home, 361-771-2120.

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  15. Death Notices for August 12, 2015 an hour ago Dewitt County Matthew,...Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 | The Victoria Advocate

    MATTHEW, VELMA, 98, of Yoakum, passed away on Tuesday, August 11, 2015. Services are pending with Thiele-Cooper Funeral Home, 361-293-5656.

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  16. Today Services for August 9, 2015 an hour ago CASTELL, CARL, 82, of...Read the original story

    Saturday Aug 8 | The Victoria Advocate

    CASTELL, CARL, 82, of Yoakum: Funeral service 2 p.m. at Thiele-Cooper Funeral Home, burial at Pilot Grove Cemetery, Thiele-Cooper Funeral Home, 361-293-5656. PETRICH, VERNON, 78, of Yoakum: Visitation 5 - 6 p.m. at Thiele - Cooper Funeral Home.

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  17. Representative to speak at Yoakum Republican Women's program 14...Read the original story

    Saturday Aug 1 | The Victoria Advocate

    Leighton Schubert, Texas House Representative District 13, will be the keynote speaker for Republican Women Of Yoakum Area meeting Wednesday. Visitors are invited to attend the program at the Yoakum Community Center, 105 Huck St. in Yoakum.

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  18. Blotter 12 minutes ago Arrested DeWitt County YOAKUM - Diomonique...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | The Victoria Advocate

    Bradd Brooks, 36, of Cibolo, by deputies July 29 on a warrant charging him with bond forfeiture forgery of a financial instrument. VICTORIA - A 39-year-old Victoria man by officers July 29 on suspicion of theft of property between $500 and $1,500.

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  19. Death Notice for July 30, 2015 26 minutes ago Victoria County Bryand, ...Read the original story

    Jul 29, 2015 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... y on Tuesday, July 28, 2015. Services are pending with Artero Memorial Chapels, 361-575-3212. RAYMOND, DONNIE, 64, of Yoakum, passed away on Wednesday, July 29, 2015. Services are pending with Thiele-Cooper Funeral Home, 361-293-5656.

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  20. Food service inspections 15 hours ago The Victoria City-County Health ...Read the original story

    Jul 28, 2015 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... Requirements and Personnel/Handling/Source Requirements are detailed. Dragon House, 202 S. Highway 77-A, Yoakum. Demerits: 43. Improper cold-hold temperature. Wash hands upon entering kitchen and before preparing food. Drinks need lids and straws ...

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