Victoria County Tax Assessor-Collector Rena Scherer has announced that she will run in 2016 for a final term in office. A Republican, Scherer began serving in the Tax Office in 1981 as a Clerk in the Property Tax Department. She was elected Tax Assessor-Collector in 1992 following the retirement of long-time Tax Assessor-Collector Bessie Lassman, and was re-elected to a new term in 2012 by a solid
As the primary season gets into full swing, the Victoria Apartment Association and the Victoria Mall are sponsoring a "Meet the Candidates" Forum. All local candidates on the March 4 primary ballot will be speaking and then staying for a "Meet and Greet."