They are going to do it up right outside of Edna this 4th of July weekend! The Jackson County Independence Day Celebration and Fireworks will be from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at Brackenridge Park and Campground, 891 Brackenridge Parkway.
They are gettin' ready for big weekend in Refugio County. Here are just a few of the celeb rations slated; In Woodsboro, the parade is at 10 a.m. Friday around the Woodsboro Square. Parade entries will meet a 9:10 a.m.
There is a multitude of 4th of July celebrations in the Crossroads area. I'm trying to cover all of them, but, if I miss something, please forgive me... it's a little overwhelming. There will be a Fourth of July celebration in the Cuero Municipal Park at the basketball Pavilion.
Today is Juneteenth, which celebrates the date – June 19, 1865 – when Union soldiers arrived in Galveston to announce the end of the Civil War and enforce the end of slavery in Texas more than two years after the signing of the Emancipation Proclamation.
The servicemen and women of our country make huge sacrifices to fight battles on our behalf and keep the freedoms we hold dear. One of those sacrifices is being away from their families and loved ones for long periods of time.
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.
Victoria's 'Cinco de Mayo' Celebration will be in Deleon Plaza, Downtown Victoria saturday starting at noon. This event will be a celebration of music and family-oriented traditions, featuring food, crafts, children’s fun area and entertainers from the Gulf Coast of Te…