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Dumb Criminal Shoots Himself in Bungled Robbery Attempt
An attempted robbery of a Victoria taxi went awry when the man who was trying to hold up the driver accidentally shot himself.
Victoria police say the incident occurred yesterday (Sunday) afternoon in the area of Kingwood Drive and Queenswood Trail when the man reportedly was trying to hold up the ta…
The Haunted Salem Bridge-One Year Later
About a year ago, a group of paranormal researchers known as Urban Exploration spent some time exploring the old Salem bridge in Victoria. Legend has it that some strange things happen there like figures that appear and the sound of disembodied voices...
Weird Stuff Seen on Craigslist
You've got to give people credit for their creativity. While perusing Craigslist I ran across an ad in the 'for sale' category. Under the subheading 'free stuff,' is this cool wireless alarm clock. It's only a little over a year old, but the off button doesn't work…
It’s Pedal to the Metal Next Weekend at The Texas Mile
Do you feel the need for speed? Who doesn't once in a while? Whether you like to go fast or just appreciate high-powered vehicles doing so, The Texas Mile is for you. 
As the most recognized 1-Mile Top Speed Racing event in the world, the much anticipated Texas Mile returns to the Victoria…
College Admissions Scandal Hits University of Texas
We've been hearing a lot of news about some celebrities and others who have bought their kid's way into some prestigious universities and now, you can add UT to the list of involved schools. According to a published report, the Longhorns men's tennis coach has been placed on administr…
I Was Called for Jury Duty
It's one of those inevitable things that happens when you're an upstanding, law-abiding, taxpaying citizen of the community (insert guffaws here). You get a card in the mail that says you've been selected to serve jury duty.
I've gotten one of these before and when I went in, the roomful of prospecti…
Victoria Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week
Identity theft. That's one of the biggest fears these days with as much as we do online. That's what happened to a woman who was the victim of that kind of crime in December.
Victoria Crime Stoppers is seeking information regarding identity theft...
Here’s Your Crossroads Weekend Music Calendar
If you're not home playing Victoria-Opoly this weekend, you might want to venture out to your neighborhood watering hole to enjoy some live music. There's plenty to be had, and thenks to the Victoria Area Music Association, I give you the weekend entertainment calendar...
This Dog Loves Pink Floyd’s ‘Dogs’
I love Pink Floyd and one of my favorite albums from them is called 'Animals.' A highlight for me is the song 'Dogs,' which features not only an organ that simulates the sound of dogs barking off in the distance, but also recordings of actual dogs barking and howling...
This Version of Monopoly is All About Victoria
Everybody knows the famous board game 'Monopoly,' right? I think we all grew up playing it, fighting over who gets to be the top hat, battleship or race car game piece. It's truly a classic. Well now, a company called Late for the Sky has produced localized versions of the classic boa…
Houston Texans Release Cornerback Kevin Johnson
Former first-round draft pick Kevin Johnson has been released by the Houston Texans. The cornerback was the 16th overall pick but has faced injuries that limited his playing in recent years, he was in injured reserve after the first game of the season last year because of a concussion, but he also s…
Victoria Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week
Are you a crime fighter? You could be if you have information that helps police solve the Victoria Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week.
On October 26th at approximately 7:30 in the morning, a generator was stolen from the driveway of a residence on the 1800 block of Mission Drive...
Cold Weather Freezes Out Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras Street Dance
We were all set to party in downtown Victoria for Fat Tuesday tonight but then, Mother Nature had other plans.
Due to the cold temperatures, the event had to be canceled for this year. It's always fun when we get to host these events and we were all disappointed by the decision, but it had to be…
The Victoria County Sheriff’s Office Wants You
The Victoria countySheriff's Office is looking for YOU. No, you're not wanted for a crime (unless that is, there's something you haven't told us), no, they want you if you're interested in a career in law enforcement.
There are lots of different positions the department is re…
UHV Athlete of the Week
Congratulations to Corey Rodriguez for being named UHV's Athlete of the Week! Corey golfs on the Jaguar Golf Team and had an outstanding tournament performance where playing as an individual medalist, shot his career college round to win his first collegiate tournament by one shot over one of h…
Here’s Some Texas Humor for Y’all
Texas...it's like a whole other country. Having lived here for over 20 years now, I can attest to that. We have our own sense of humor, too. I ran across this video the other day and I got a kick out of it, so I thought I'd share. It's a collection of pictures and memes that we can al…
Here’s Your Crossroads Weekend Music Calendar
Looking for some live music this weekend? Well, you won't have to go too far because there's live music all over the Crossroads! SA Lights, the band that just blew away our Mac Haik Performance Center here at the radio station Thursday night, to The Hot Attacks, The Emotions , Havens Edge …
SA Lights to Light Up Mac Haik Performance Center
The response to our ticket giveaways has been overwhelming and SA Lights is ready to rock our Mac Haik Performance Center Thursday night! (Feb 28th)
We are so ready to rock our exclusive venue located in the downstairs of our radio stations here at 107 North Star Drive in Victoria...