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What’s Black and White and Heading to the Texas Zoo?
What's black and white and is heading to the Texas Zoo? A Grant's Zebra! A community fundraising effort was successful by raising enough money to bring the animal that was found North Texas-Oklahoma border and it was headed for auction, because it was 'too gentle', according to t…
J.J. Watt Up for NFL Man of the Year
Every year the NFL gives the Walter Payton Man of the Year Award to the player who makes contributions to their community and this year, the Houston Texans J.J. Watt is among the finalists for his work fundraising for victims of Hurricane Harvey...
How Cold Is It? A Few of My Favorites
It's cold outside! I thought when I left Michigan years ago, these cold temperatures would be a thing of the past. Oh well, at least it won't last long, and soon enough we'll be complaining how hot and humid it is. In the meantime, I thought I'd share a few 'how cold is it..…
Victoria Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week
It's bad enough when you set your cell phone down on the counter at a store then walk out, only to realize you forgot it but, it's even worse when someone else sees it sitting there and, instead of turning it in, they decide to take it. That's the story with this week's Victoria …
Free Smoke Alarms Available from City of Victoria
Thanks to a grant received by the city, the Victoria Fire Department is offering free smoke alarms to residents who need them.
According to a press release, people who need them can call the Victoria Fire marshall's Office at 361-485-3460 and schedule a time have it installed...
Victoria Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week
Victoria Crime Stoppers needs your help solving an aggravated robbery of a store.
Police say on Dec 9th, a woman stole merchandise from a store located on the 4300 Block of N. Navarro St. During this incident, the woman injured an employee trying to prevent the theft, by hitting her with her car...
McDonald’s to Test ‘Fresh’ Beef in Plano
McDonald's is certainly a staple of American fast food but, the chain is attempting to up their burger game a bit with a new 'Archburger' in a few test markets, one of which is in Plano, Texas.
Responding to the growing popularity of other burger chains, the Archburger promises to be f…
Riverside Golf Course Reopened Over the Weekend
Crossroads golfers who play Riverside Golf Course were pleased to know that the course was reopened over the weekend after Hurricane Harvey damage knocked the reopening off schedule.
The course was supposed to open in September, but flooding and wind damage kept that from happening, and this time the…
Bill O’Brien Will Coach Houston Texans at Least One More Season
The Houston Texans had a difficult year for sure, besieged with injuries including defensive star J.J. Watt and emerging star quarterback Deshaun Watson, that resulted in a record of 4-12. After the rough year, some were questioning whether or not Head Coach Bill O'Brien would be fired...

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