Victoria County Newswire

Victoria County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Victoria County, TX.

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  1. Death Notice for September 3, 2015 32 minutes ago Victoria County...Read the original story

    Wednesday | The Victoria Advocate

    BAILEY, MURRY MARTIN, 87, of Victoria, passed away on Tuesday, September 1, 2015. Services are pending with Grace Funeral Home, 361-573-4341. WHARTON, JULIAN, 77, of Victoria, passed away on Wednesday, September 2, 2015. Services are pending with Artero Memorial Chapels, 361-575-3212.

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  2. Death Notices for September 2, 2015 an hour ago Victoria County...Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | The Victoria Advocate

    HOLLIDAY, BONNIE, 80, of Inez, passed away on Sunday, August 30, 2015. Services are pending with Grace Funeral Home, 361-573-4341. SISCO, ALLEN, 66, of Hallettsville, passed away on Monday, August 31, 2015. Services are pending with Slavik Funeral Home, 361-782-2152.

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  3. Death Notice for September 1, 2015 2 hours ago Victoria County...Read the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | The Victoria Advocate

    HOLLIDAY, BONNIE, 80, of Inez, passed away on Sunday, August 30, 2015. Services are pending with Grace Funeral Home, 361-573-4341.

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  4. Heb celebrates 110 years in Victoria 45 minutes ago from a Press...Read the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | The Victoria Advocate

    Today, H-E-B will celebrate its 110th anniversary of serving Texans with a customer appreciation event from 2-7 p.m. at the Victoria H-E-B located at 1503 East Rio Grande, 77901. H-E-B officials will be joined by Victoria County Judge Ben Zeller and Mayor Paul Polasek for the presentation of a special proclamation recognizing H-E-B for its 110 years of service.

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  5. Death Notices for August 31, 2015 17 minutes ago Victoria County...Read the original story

    Sunday Aug 30 | The Victoria Advocate

    CARSON, DEBBIE, 64, of Victoria, passed away on Saturday, August 29, 2015. Services are pending with Grace Funeral Home, 361-573-4341.

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  6. United Way director accepts promotion in Alabama 6 hours from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... 36 years now and is ready for his next endeavor with United Way. After more than six years of leading the Victoria County United Way as executive director, Grimes is moving on to a new position in Mobile, Ala. "This is a phenomenal opportunity in a ...

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

    Friday Aug 28 | The Victoria Advocate

    MICHNA, ADOLPH JR., 72, of Victoria, passed away on Thursday, August 27, 2015. Services are pending with Heritage Funeral Home, 361-578-3611.

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  8. Child detained during custody investigationRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... no contest in 2003 to injury to a child. He was sentenced to 10 years in prison. A check of records in the Victoria County district clerk's office turned up no pending or disposed-of cases for either the mother or the man. A spokeswoman with the ...

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  9. New opportunities for Victoria County United Way executive ... 35 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Victoria Advocate

    On July 1, 2009, Clifford Grimes became the Executive Director for the Victoria County United Way. Over the seven year period, he has repositioned the Victoria County United Way as a major philanthropic leader in the Crossroads region.

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  10. Child detained during custody investigation an hour ago A 12-year-old ...Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... no contest in 2003 to injury to a child. He was sentenced to 10 years in prison. A check of records in the Victoria County district clerk's office turned up no pending or disposed of cases for either the mother or the man. A spokeswoman with the ...

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  11. Texas A&M diabetes program comes to Victoria 19 minutes ago Fifteen...Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Victoria Advocate

    Classes are held in the DeTar Hospital Navarro education classrooms, 506 E. San Antonio St., from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Fifteen percent of Victoria County residents have been diagnosed with diabetes, according to the Texas Department of State Health Services. By 2040, that figure is projected to be 25 percent of the Victoria County population, the Texas Health Institute projected in 2010.

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  12. Death Notice for August 27, 2015 2 hours ago Victoria County...Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Victoria Advocate

    HUDGEONS, LEN JAMES, 63, of Victoria, passed away on Tuesday, August 25, 2015. Services are pending with Colonial Funeral Home, 361-578-3535. JOHNSON, RONALD WAYNE, 74, of Victoria, passed away on Monday, August 10, 2015. Services are pending with Cook-Butler Funeral Home, Edna, 361-782-3821.

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  13. Should gay men be allowed to donate blood?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... the lifetime blood ban as medically and scientifically unwarranted as far back as 2006. And officials with Victoria County Health Department have said the policies on donating haven't kept pace with advances in technology. Since September 1985, the ...

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  14. Death Notices for August 26, 2015 an hour ago Victoria County...Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The Victoria Advocate

    BALADEZ, SANTIAGO SR., of Victoria, passed away on Monday, August 24, 2015. Arrangements are pending with Cook-Butler Funeral Home, Edna, 361-782-3821.

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  15. Death Notice for August 25, 2015 an hour ago Victoria County Denker,...Read the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | The Victoria Advocate

    DENKER, RONALD WAYNE, 67, of Victoria, passed away on Saturday, August 22, 2015. Services are pending with Grace Funeral Home, 361-573-4341.

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  16. Pro: One-year deferral policy is discriminatory 25 minutes ago Any...Read the original story

    Sunday Aug 23 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... the lifetime blood ban as medically and scientifically unwarranted as far back as 2006. And officials with Victoria County Health Department have said the policies on donating haven't kept pace with advances in technology. Since September 1985, the ...

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  17. Death Notices for August 24, 2015 54 minutes ago Victoria County...Read the original story

    Sunday Aug 23 | The Victoria Advocate

    DENKER, RONALD WAYNE, 67, of Victoria, passed away on Saturday, August 22, 2015. Arrangements are pending with Grace Funeral Home, 361-573-4341.

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  18. Stuffed with love 5 hours from now 3 Girl Scouts donate plush animals to organizationsRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 22 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... zebras and tigers - to name a few - to three organizations: the Dorothy O'Connor Pet Adoption Center, the Victoria County Volunteer Fire Department and Hope Child Advocacy. "We're going to individually wrap each one of them, so they can be given to ...

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  19. Victoria native shot in Florida 6 hours from now Agent John "Casey"...Read the original story

    Saturday Aug 22 | The Victoria Advocate

    The 42-year-old Victoria native was seriously injured Thursday night in Brevard County, Fla., while conducting a criminal investigation regarding a complaint of prostitution, according to the Brevard County Sheriff's Office. Smith's body armor stopped two of the bullets, but a third impacted Smith's abdomen, leaving him in critical condition, said Chris Janssen, childhood friend and Victoria County resident.

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

    Friday Aug 21 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... "My mom took pictures of me here." "Do you have bees?" and "What are we going to do?" The mission of the Victoria County Master Gardener Association is to educate area children about nature, the habits of insects, our food sources and the importance ...

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