Victoria County Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Victoria County, TX. (Page 9)

Results 161 - 180 of 3,035 in Victoria County, TX

  1. St. Joe grad to perform at farmers market to raise funds for medical schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... has returned to Victoria for the summer and is planning on playing at the farmers market for the summer. The Victoria County Farmers Market, 2805 N. Navarro St., is open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays and Saturdays.

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  2. Victoria County property owners file protest against appraisalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... The tax rolls are certified in July and the city adopts its tax rate in September along with the budget. The Victoria County Appraisal District will begin hearing arguments Monday from property owners who filed for a protest, including Darryl Burns. ...

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  3. Years ago for Sunday, Jun 15, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... that over 100 teachers residing outside of the county had applied for schools in this county. The Victoria County teachers are well paid, and the schools are well conducted. June 15 - The Rev. J.C. Felger, Preston Salziger and William Sala are ...

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  4. Dance company to perform at Victoria farmers marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    The Victoria County Farmers Market Association will have something new at the market Saturday, and it's not a vegetable.

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  5. Drug traffickers' latest trick: "Clone" vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | CBS News

    ... ton of marijuana. Since then, law enforcement officials in south Texas, like Sheriff T. Michael O'Connor of Victoria County, have been on the lookout, and he's seen an impressive range of cloned vehicles. Traffickers will seemingly fake any vehicle ...

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  6. Woman arrested in connection with Victoria County Courthouse bomb threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    Dominique Porche Ross, 36, of Victoria, is believed to have placed the call into the Victoria County Sheriff's Office about 7 a.m., according to a news release.

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  7. Class No. 84 graduates receive certificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... Rodriguez, Blake Mozisek, Raul Galarza, Lance Orsak, Chad Morris and Eric Rohlack. They are flanked by Victoria County Sheriff's Office Sgt. Aaron Moeller, left, graduation guest speaker, and Kelly Phelps, VC Public Service Academies director. They ...

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  8. County youth receive Texas Farm Bureau scholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    Melody Riley, Dustin Hempel, Kori Hessler, Samantha Posey and Tera Stines received scholarships through the Victoria County Farm Bureau's scholarship program.

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  9. Farmers market looking to growRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    Blame it on the rain - or perhaps the municipal requirements it faces - but the Victoria County Farmers Market has not grown at the rate some of its supporters would hope.

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  10. Weesatche woman searches for pet huskyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... Heather Kern, assistant supervisor with the Victoria City-County Animal Shelter. When a pet disappears in Victoria County, contact her department first, she said. Owners also can place a notice of lost and found pets on the Craigslist Victoria page, ...

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  11. Years ago for Sunday, Jun 08, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... of gravel road from Victoria to Port Lavaca. The road now, as we all know, is completed as far as the Victoria County line. The Calhoun County section is completed with the exception of about 3 and one-half miles. June 13 - The construction work on ...

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  12. Congressman Joaquin Castro to visit VictoriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... from equal pay to immigration reform and other key issues of the Democratic Party. Cris Gonzales, the Victoria County Democratic Party chairman, said Castro's appearance will pump up voters in time for the Nov. 4 election. "A lot of people have kind ...

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  13. Ranchers should support beef checkoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    My family has been ranching in Victoria County since the early 1900s. I've seen in our business the value of advertising, which is why we will vote yes for a Texas Beef Checkoff from June 2 to 6. Ranching families like mine have invested a dollar per head since the '80s, and that money has helped fund groundbreaking research that has resulted in ... (more)

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  14. Advocate Editorial Board opinion: Property owners have option to protest appraisalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... fund many of the projects and services that residents need in their day-to-day lives. Unfortunately for many Victoria County residents, their property taxes are likely to go up this year. In early May, the Victoria Central Appraisal District mailed ...

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  15. Mayor ready to rebuild city budget via appraisal hikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... and other times plummeted before the valuations eventually were adjusted closer to market value, he said. Victoria County Judge Don Pozzi, who attended the meeting, said efforts by Polasek and other city leaders to keep the tax rate low also ...

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  16. Child pornography case in Victoria beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... by the show "How to Catch A Predator" - to learn how to avoid law enforcement detection, said former Victoria County Sheriff's Office Investigator Daniel Simons. Simons, the first witness to testify, oriented 11 jurors to Leita's home on ...

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  17. Property owners need to protest appraisalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... market, that will lead to more inequality of wealth. You have until Friday to fill out your protest at the Victoria County Appraisal Office, located on Navarro Street and Airline Road, at the Pattie Dodson Health Center. When I first opened my ...

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  18. Child pornography case in Victoria beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... by the show "How to Catch A Predator" - to learn how to avoid law enforcement detection, said former Victoria County Sheriff's Office Investigator Daniel Simons. Simons, the first witness to testify, oriented 11 jurors to Leita's home on ...

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  19. Commissioners approve returning unused grant moneyRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    Victoria County commissioners voted Monday to approve the return of almost $90,000 in unused funds from the Operation Stonegarden grant to the State Administrative Agency.

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  20. Experts: Propane a possible cause of home explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... most propane-related deaths with 11, there were seven explosions, according data collected by the agency. Victoria County Fire Marshal Ron Pray confirmed the Singers powered some of their appliances with propane. They had a tank that held 250 ...

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