Ganado, TX


Shiner boys basketball: Comanches deal defeats to Ganado, Weimar

Shiner made strives toward securing a playoff spot with two district wins the week of Jan. 16. Ryan Peterson knocked down two dozen points and Drew Wenske netted 14 points in Shiner’s 62-44 win at home Jan. 17 against the Indians. Ganado led 13-11 after the first quarter and...

Law officials make 23 arrests

The arrest records made available through The Port Lavaca Wave newspaper are public information. Any indication of an arrest does not mean the individual identified has been convicted of a crime. All persons arrested are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Local law enforcement made 23 arrests...

Edna, January 28 High School 🏀 Game Notice

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Running a hatchery is hard work

Justine Strelczyk stands in boots, jeans, and a ball cap on her property outside of Edna. Chickens and dogs crowd around her feet as she explains how breeding for certain egg colors can take generations, how to keep a healthy rooster to hen ratio, and how peafowl “destroy everything.”

Hearing has been set to determine the fate of the Luther Hotel in Palacios

PALACIOS, Texas - A hearing that will determine the fate of a historic hotel in Palacios, The Luther, is scheduled for February 2, 10 a.m. at the Bay City Court House. The hearing will decide whether or not that the Luther Hotel will be demolished. Supporters of the hotel don't want to see it torn down and feel as though it has historical significance, but the city deemed the building unsafe and hazardous over the summer.
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IN PHOTOS: January Sports Special

Starting off the spring semester, the Vanderbilt Men’s and Women’s basketball teams faced some of the top teams in the SEC and the games had us on the edge of our seats. Check out some of our favorite shots below. Men’s Basketball. Commodore Nation celebrated the men’s...

Credit card ‘Skimmers’ used to steal personal information and funds found at Love’s Truck Stop

A card reader that is used to steal your information was discovered in Edna, also known as a skimmer. The Edna Police Department shared on their Facebook that a skimmer was located at Love’s Truck Stop on three of the diesel pumps earlier this week. This device is used to obtain credit card information, so be mindful when using gas...

This historic Gulf Coast hotel is temporarily safe from demolition

Just over a month ago, the demolition of a historic Gulf Coast hotel seemed imminent. Actually, the destruction of the Luther Hotel is still not off the table – but it’s at least not going to happen in January. “A temporary restraining order was placed on the demolition,”...

Lady Horns rout Louise 57-24

After leading by only two points at halftime last Friday, the Lady Horns ramped up their defensive pressure to blow out Louise 57-24. Schulenburg, with a 13-15 season record through Jan. 20, slipped ahead of Ganado into third place in the district standings as the Maidens lost to Shiner and Flatonia last week. The Lady Horns were scheduled to host Ganado on Jan. 24 before the final four-game…
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The illusion of free will: Vanderbilt Bowling finishes second at Northeast Classic

There are two types of people: those who believe in free will and those who do not. Regardless of where one stands, it is an objective fact that in four tournaments in a row, Vanderbilt Bowling has found itself in the same exact situation regardless of what it does. Think about it like Groundhog Day but without Bill Murray or groundhogs — and with balls and pins.

Retired CCISD teacher shares love of art, sewing

Retired Calhoun County Independent School District teacher Nancy Dorries is sharing her passion for teaching children through art classes at the Port Lavaca Art Guild. Classes are mostly for beginning students, but Dorries said she has several intermediate art students enrolled. Most forms of art will be taught. The classes are open to youth in kindergarten through fifth grade. “I currently have eight students,” said Dorries. “We have started with...
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Holding their own: Vanderbilt Women’s Tennis puts up strong fight at Miami Spring Invite

Vanderbilt Women’s Tennis began its season in Florida this past weekend, competing against three ITA Top 15 schools in the Miami Spring Invite. The Commodores took on No. 1 Texas, No. 3 NC State and No. 11 Miami (Fla.). Vanderbilt entered the season with three players ranked in the ITA Top 100: Celia-Belle Mohr (No. 33), Bridget Stammel (No. 35) and Sonya Macavei (No. 92).

LCRA raises rates for rice farmers

The Lower Colorado River Authority is increasing the rates for its interruptible water customers to cover the rising cost of service for delivery to rice farms in the Gulf Coast region. The LCRA Board of Directors heard details of the rate increase and other changes during its Water Operations Committee meeting and then approved the updated contract rules and rates at its regular meeting, both on Wednesday, Jan. 18.

New leader at Formosa

Formosa announced a Rivet-ing promotion this week. Mike Rivet will officially take the role of executive director and site manager overseeing the Formosa Plastics Corporation, Texas site in Point Comfort. He is replacing Vice President and General Manager Rick Crabtree, who is retiring. Rivet graduated from Louisiana State University in...

Edna’s new ‘a-track-tive’ surface

EDNA, Texas — The Edna high school track is being refurbished ahead of the 2023 track season. The track used to be a blue color, but now it is gray. The reason for the color change is because the blue would tend to fade-out after a few years of use. The hope is that with the new gray color, the color will stay and look new longer.

Top Headlines in the Port Lavaca Wave

PORT LAVACA, Texas - Here are some of the top headlines you can read in this week's Port Lavaca Wave. Formosa announces Mike Rivet as the executive director and site manager for the Formosa Plastics Corporation. He replaces Vice President and general manager Rick Crabtree, who is retiring. Three-thousand turtles...

Filing for elections has begun

Filing for municipal and school board elections starts today for the May 6 elections. Anyone interested in serving on the Port Lavaca City Council, Point Comfort City Council, Seadrift City Council, Calhoun County Port Authority board, or Calhoun County ISD board can obtain the material to file at the various city halls, at the CCISD district office, or the port office.

4 dead in small plane crash north of Victoria, DPS says

LAVACA COUNTY, Texas — Four people died and one was taken to the hospital after a small plane crash in Lavaca County. The victims were traveling to South Texas from Tennessee, all five of them belonging to the congregation of Memphis-area Harvest Church. On Tuesday evening church officials held a vigil remembering the victims, writing on Facebook that "their loss currently leaves us without the proper words to articulate our grief."