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Almost Impossible Trivia for 7/2/13
Congratulations to Bull Swanson of Yoakum! He knew the answer to today’s Almost Impossible Trivia Question, and won a couple of yummy Jack In The Box Tacos!
Q:  Which American state has a name that ends in three vowels?
Victoria Traffic To Get ‘Loopy’
After some 20 months of construction, the new lanes of Loop 463 (aka Zac Lentz Parkway) will open at approximately 8:30am today (4/16/13). According to a TDOT press release, the newly-constructed west-bound main lanes of the Loop will open to traffic and the frontage roads will remain open as normal…
Lots To See & Do At Moody Gardens
Over the weekend, my wife Sweetie and I paid our second visit to Moody Gardens on Galveston Island. What a fabulous place! Whether you're into nature, science, or just want a great destination for everything from a weekend getaway to a longer stay, Moody Gardens has something for the entire fam…
An Event Just For The Ladies
Gather your fellow goddesses for an event that’s all about women, and women ONLY. I mean really, who wants to climb a cargo net with a sweaty, hairy, possibly smelly guy? Okay, some of you might, but for the rest of us, that’s just unnecessary grossness...
Summer Music Festival This Weekend
Labor Day Weekend take a drive to Palacios, Texas’ Shrimp Capital. This summer music festival is guaranteed to be the biggest music event to happen in decades!  Possibly, not since the 40’s when Artie Shaw graced the Palacios Pavilion s…
Pub Crawl in Victoria
Its never happen in Victoria before so make sure you make plans to attend the first ever Pub Crawl. Its this Saturday, August 25th beginning at 5pm at 103 Santa Rosa. This event is really more than just a pub crawl, it’s actually a bit of a photo scavenger hunt and a pub crawl...
Sister Alberta To Have Book Signing
Sister M. Alberta Novosad of the Sisters of the Incarnate Word will be at the Friench Simpson Memorial Library on Wednesday, August 22 at 6:30 PM.  The library is located at705 E. Fourth St in Halletsville.
Sister Alberta will give a short presentation on her book "Texas Footprints: in …
Flag City Opry Tuesday Night
Flag City Opry will be held once again Tuesday evening at 411 N. Wells St. in Edna.  There will be a meal starting at 6:00 catered by Cowboy BBQ in Edna and the show will start at 7.  Tickets for the show are only $5.00.
The performers for the show include The Dujka Brothers, Chris Rybak &a…
What To Do If You Lost Your Passport
Well it happened to me.  I leave for vacation in less than 2 weeks and I can't find my passport anywhere.  I literally searched my whole apartment.  I even went through every clothing item I have.  I can't locate it anywhere.  So what do I do if I leave in 2 weeks …
Victoria’s New Air Service To Start September 1st
Right now, unless you own or have access to a private aircraft, you can't fly in or out of the Victoria Regional Airport. But, that should change on or about September 1st.
While plans continue to renew air service in Victoria, the city will remain grounded for the time being. Sept. 1 is the tentativ…
Schulenburg Festival This Weekend
The Schulenburg Festival will be one of the best around this year as they will have a ton of activities and events for all ages to enjoy.  Have you ever heard of a bubble runner?  They place you in a big clear ball and you run in water!  I've actually always wanted to try that an…

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