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Houston Texans Defensive Tackle to Retire for Barbecue
Vince Wilfork has been a force at defensive tackle for years with the Super Bowl Champion New England Patriots and more recently with the Houston Texans but now the 35 year old NFL Vet has announced his plans to retire.
In a TV ad for Kingsford Charcoal, Wilfork announces tat he's "trad…
Victoria Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week
Burglary sucks. Having something stolen from you not only costs you hard-earned money, but it also destroys your sense of security in your own home. When it's a few items taken from your garage, it's possible that they were taken if a garage door was left open...
Victoria Alert: Beware of ‘Bank Jugging’
We hear about scams all the time but here's a new one, at least for me. It's called 'bank jugging.' I had never heard the term before, but it involves a suspect watching a customer leave a bank with an envelope or a package that they hope contains cash...
Go Behind the Scenes of The Daytripper in Victoria
Did you ever get to see the visit to our fair city of Victoria, Texas by the PBS TV series The Daytripper? It was pretty entertaining and informative. Just for fun, here's a behind the scenes look at the making of that episode. Very cool!
Dispose of Your Old Boats for Free August 15th-17th
If I had a nickel for every old boat that I've ever needed to get rid of, I wouldn't have a penny because I've never owned a boat. However, if you do have an old boat that's just taking up space in Calhoun County, you'll be able to get rid of it with the Vessel Turn-In Progr…
Dallas Cowboys Take the Field in Tonight’s Hall of Fame Game
Are you ready for some football? I sure am, and preseason begins tonight in Canton, Ohio as the Dallas Cowboys go up against the Arizona Cardinals in the annual NFL Hall of Fame Game. I'm happy that they're playing and I'll watch it but, we won't be seeing many of the stars play …
More Jobs for Texas and the Crossroads
I was just reading about another dip in the Texas unemployment rate and now, we are happy to report that good news has spread to Victoria and the Crossroads.
According to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, Texas added around 63,000 jobs in May and June of this year, and here in the Crossroads, Workf…
Vehicle Burglaries-Victoria Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week
Last week, I wrote about a rash of vehicle burglaries that have occurred lately, and I was surprised to see that in a number of these incidents, the vehicles were left unlocked. This week, Victoria Crime Stoppers is highlighting the same kinds of incidents, which may or may not be related to those p…
When Will the New Aldi Store Open?
We've seen the construction, we've seen what looks like the finished building, and people are wondering, when will the new Aldi grocery store will open?
The Germany-based grocery chain specializes in self-branded products, a cost-efficient operation that rents out their shopping carts and u…
Victoria Crime Stoppers Wanted Person of the Week #2
Since our first Victoria Crime Stoppers Wanted Person of the Week was captured yesterday, police issued another wanted person that you may be able to help locate.
Wanted: Richard Manquia Pena Jr.  Pena is a 27 year old Hispanic male...
Victoria Crime Stoppers Wanted Person of the Week-Captured
Yesterday, we told you about a Victoria Crime Stoppers Wanted Person of the Week. His name was Matthew Ramirez, who was wanted for possessing drugs in a correctional facility. As it turns out, Ramirez has been captured, thanks to tips provided to Crime Stoppers...

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