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Introducing the All New All Access Pass!
We at 106.9 The Rock have been working long and hard on a brand new All Access Pass and are excited to announce it has launched!
We revamped the program to address many of the emails and comments we have received over the last few months about how to make it better. We are very proud of the results.
Scammers Target Investors through Social Media Sites
With the rise in popularity of social media sites, such as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube, many scammers are finding it easy to sell fraudulent investment scams to unwary investors. The Texas State Securities Board issued a release last September advising people to be wary of social media investments…
The Music Industry’s Gotta Love Texas
Hey NYC, Hollywood, Nashville, Memphis and others, you may need to step aside for awhile and let Texas bask in its glory for all the Texans who garnered GRAMMY nominations this week.
Music has always been a long standing tradition in the Lone Star State and this year’s Texans that made the list are f…
Your Chance to Win Ten Thousand Dollars Cash!
106.9 The Rock and Electric Tans are giving you a chance to WIN $10,000!
On December 1st you could be the lucky winner of  TEN GRAND. Forget your lack luster holiday season and kiss your troubles goodbye by entering to win cold, hard cash...
Events of 9/11 Overwhelming, So Were the Rumors
As we observe the 10th Anniversary of 9/11, it's important to remember that some of the information that will be passed on electronically and presented as fact will in fact be nothing more than speculation, rumor, and sadly, in some cases, outright fabrication...
Value of Sept. 11 Anniversary Memorabilia May Be Short-Lived
Don’t get caught up and overspend on 9/11 mementos
The Better Business Bureau advises caution when purchasing 9/11 memorabilia this coming weekend which sees the country observing the 10th anniversary of that fateful day.
VICTORIA, Texas – With the 10-year anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks…
Back to School Shopping Tips for the Tax-Free Holiday
The fine folks at the Better Business Bureau were kind enough to put together a list of shopping tips for our readers for the Sales Tax Holiday coming up this weekend. For those who might be partaking of the Tax-Free weekend for the first time, and even for shopping veterans, some of the tips are in…
Help Shut Down Copper Thieves
BBB Offers Tips to Protect Against Would-Be Scrap Metal Thieves
VICTORIA, Texas — Copper thieves can wreak havoc on a home or business, dismantling air conditioning units, plumbing and more in hopes of getting scrap to sell. With the cost of scrap metal increasing, Better Business Bureau warns cons…
Crimestoppers Crime of the Week
Victoria Crime Stoppers and the Victoria Police Department need your help to identify the person responsible for a robbery.
On the morning of July 17, the owner of a business the 700 block of South Delmar entered his shop to find a unknown Hispanic Male stealing property...
Fly-By-Night Contractors May Follow Tropical Storm Don
Possible damage from strong winds and storms may lead scammers to your neighborhood
VICTORIA, Texas — As Tropical Storm Don moves toward the Texas coast, Better Business Bureau warns consumers of potential scams in the wake of storm damage...
“You Know You’re from Victoria When…”
The question came up around the office recently about how you know where you come from. You may have been born in another city or another state but does that actually mean you’re from that locale? What if your parents moved from the city you were born in before you were old enough to even remember i…
Chamber Gives CVB The Boot
Tuesday, May 31, 2011, the Victoria Chamber of Commerce notified the City of Victoria that they will not seek to renew their contract with the city for management of the Victoria Convention and Visitor’s Bureau. Citing initiatives that have been successful spin offs from the Chamber of Commerce, Pre…
The Best Margarita Recipes for Cinco de Mayo
Though many argue about who actually invented the margarita, the drink first appeared on Mexican bar menus in  the '30s and '40s. Prepare for your own Cinco de Mayo party by making a batch of the tasty libation: we've concocted a list of the best margarita recipes to he…
The History Behind Cinco de Mayo
Cinco de Mayo is fast approaching. Most folks pull out the guacamole and celebrate with friends over margarita specials at their local cantina, but beyond the revelry of the fiesta, here's a few things you might not know about the fifth of May holiday:
Mom’s Pearls of Wisdom
This is 'take two' for me. I was almost finished typing my blog and my 2 year old pressed the power button on my laptop. Of course, I didn’t save it and I couldn’t find the recovery file! Never a dull moment around here!
The first call I made upon the erasing of my blog was one of desperation to my …
Elizabeth Taylor Dead at 79
Legendary actress Elizabeth Taylor, who for decades captivated audiences with her beauty and talent, died Wednesday in Los Angeles of congestive heart failure, the AP has confirmed. She was 79.
The British-born actress, who appeared in over 50 films throughout her illustrious career, rose to fame as …