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City of Victoria Memorial Day Holiday Closings

The City of Victoria has announced the following closings/hours for city services:

All non-emergency city offices will close Monday, May 26th, for the Memorial Day holiday. Normal hours will resume Tuesday, May 27th.

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Photo © 2013 Skeeter Nash
Photo © 2013 Skeeter Nash
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Ham Radio Gaining New Respect

With smart phones, computers, and even landline telephones relying more and more on the Internet, what happens in a disaster that damages cell towers and other infrastructure?

Amateur radio operators spring into action. A method of communication--once thought to be dying off due to the increasing speed and popularity of the World Wide Web--is gaining new respect and unprecedented growth, especially in situations where the only available means of emergency communications is good "old-fashioned" ham radio.

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Photo © 2013 Skeeter Nash
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Skeeter Heard Worldwide On Newsline

Once again this week, KIXS 108 Morning Show host Skeeter Nash will be anchoring the Amateur Radio Newsline® report, heard around the world, over the ham radio airwaves, and online at www.arnewsline.org. This is a valuable service to ham radio operators worldwide, with reports coming in from all around the globe. A dedicated group of volunteers produce these reports, and they use their background in broadcast radio and/or television to give these weekly updates a very

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Victoria Amateur Radio Club Meeting Thursday 5/15/14

The Victoria Amateur Radio Club will hold their monthly meeting this Thursday, May 15th starting at 7:30 p.m. at their new location at the DeTar Conference Center on Medical Drive, off Nursery Drive. Meeting starts at 7:30. "Eating Meeting" at the Mall Food Court, about 6:00. You can learn about the hobby and service of amateur radio, including how to obtain your FCC license, which is required to become an amateur radio ("ham")

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Community Crime Prevention Education Classes

An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.

That statement also holds true when preventing crime. It is far easier to prevent crime than it is to recover from it.

In that spirit, the Victoria Police Department Crime Prevention Unit will soon be providing you an “ounce of prevention” by offering free crime prevention classes open to the public.

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The Birthday Board

Just in case you didn't know, we take your calls weekday mornings for our daily KIXS 108 Birthday Board, sponsored by Chick-Fil-A. If someone you know is celebrating a birthday, be sure to call Skeeter at (361) 573-0108, and let him record your birthday greeting. You can start calling anytime after 6:30am, and we play back the greetings at around 7:40am.

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Love You to the Moon and Back

Mom I am so incredibly blessed to call you my mom. There is so much to say but thank you is at the top of my list. You are amazing and I hope you know how grateful I am for all the sacrifices you made for me

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Brown Bag Book Group at the Library Every 1st Wednesday

The Brown Bag Book Group meets on the first Wednesday of the month from noon to 1:00 p.m. in the Bronte Room at the Victoria Public Library, and you're invited! Light refreshments and a relaxed atmosphere make

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Powerful Video: Mayflower, AR Man Saves Injured Girl

This video will put a lump in your throat! After tornadoes ripped through Mayflower, Arkansas (near Little Rock) on Sunday night, neighbors jumped in to help with rescue and recovery efforts. This video shows Mayflower resident Nick Naylor's rescue of a severely-injured 4-year-old girl, and an interview where he tells what happened that night.

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Victoria VFW Burger Night

Victoria Post 4146 of the Veterans of Foreign Wars invites you to VFW Burger Night at VFW Hall: 2001 Lova Drive, every Wednesday from 5-8 p.m. And what a deal! Get a juicy burger and chips for just $4

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Come Grow With Us

The Jackson County Master Gardeners will hold their free Come Grow With Us Seminar on Tuesday, April 29th at 7:00 p.m. in the County Services Building Auditorium, 411 N. Wells in Edna. The topic, "Landscaping," will be presented by Myra Bentley of Myra's Garden and Nursery in Bay City

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Photo © Skeeter Nash
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Going Viral: Letter From New Neighbor Is Fantastic

If you've been following my posts here, you know that Easter weekend was the weekend we finally made our move to a house in Victoria, after having commuted from El Campo (53 miles each way!) for over 1-1/2 years.

The first night we spent in our new house, we were welcomed into our new neighborhood by a nice couple that lives nearby. It was nice to meet them!

However, there is a "welcome to the neighborhood" letter that is quickly going viral, and it's pretty cool!

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