A Local Tragedy Spotlights the Growing Dangers of Elderly Drivers on the Roads
In a recent tragic event near Sinton, an elderly couple lost their lives in a collision on State Highway 89. Morris and Patricia Vaughn, aged 90 and 88, were involved in a catastrophic crash with a Ford F-150. The accident, which claimed the lives of the Vaughns, highlights a deeper and more widespread issue – the increasing risks associated with elderly drivers and traffic safety. The Burns police are currently investigating this heartbreaking incident, which serves as a poignant example of a national concern.
A 65-year-old man was hit crossing the street Friday. Unlike others in the last 2 months, this man survived.
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Corpus Christi Police Department officers continue to investigate another pedestrian accident -- this time on Alameda Street and Glazebrook Street near the H-E-B. Police say a 65-year-old man was crossing the road at about 6 p.m. Friday when he was hit. He was not in...
Victims in fatal crash Saturday outside of Sinton identified
A DPS official said the accident happened on State Hwy. 89 near US Hwy. 77.
Elderly Couple from Llano Killed in Car Crash North of Sinton
• An elderly couple from Llano, Texas was killed in a crash north of Sinton. • The couple failed to yield the right of way at a stop sign and was hit by a Ford F-150. • Both vehicles left the roadway as a result of the collision.
Tragic Accident in Texas Highlights Challenges of Elderly Driving Safety
On the afternoon of December 2, 2023, the small community north of Sinton, Texas, was shaken by a tragic accident resulting in the loss of an elderly couple from Llano. Morris Vaughn, 90, and his wife Patricia, 88, were involved in a fatal collision on U.S. Highway 77 as they failed to obey a stop sign and collided with a Ford F-150. The crash had fatal consequences for the Vaughns and left the other passengers with injuries, marking a somber reminder of the risks on the road.
Scams on the rise in Corpus Christi, here's how you can protect yourself
“This year alone in 2023 there have been millions of dollars, just from victims here in the City of Corpus (Christi),” Lt. Emily Perez of Corpus Christi Police Department said.
CHRISTUS Spohn Teams Up with Local Cardiology Associates to Enhance Cardiovascular Care in Corpus Christi
CHRISTUS Spohn Health System has formed a partnership with Cardiology Associates of Corpus Christi (CACC). The goal is to increase patient access and offer a comprehensive care approach. CACC has been serving the Coastal Bend community with cardiovascular services for over 35 years. Now, they will provide CHRISTUS Spohn patients with access to 10 cardiologists and a variety of services.
Two killed in crash north of Sinton Saturday afternoon
An elderly couple lost their lives Saturday afternoon in a tragic accident north of Sinton on Hwy 89 and US 77.
Here's how Nueces County restaurants scored in health inspections for November 2023
In November, Corpus Christi-Nueces County Public Health District inspectors found an employee not washing their hands after smoking, mold on/in ice, outdated food for sale and other health violations. The health district describes a food establishment as a place that sells or serves food to the public, which can include...
Brownsville Veterans gearing up for semifinals after historic win
The Brownsville Veterans Memorial Chargers will soon be Corpus Christi bound after advancing to the semifinal's championship. Tickets to the game sold out in an hour and a half after they went on sale at 7 a.m. Monday. A total of 5,500 tickets were sold. It's an exciting moment for...
Get Your Tickets for the Semi-Final Championship Game: Veterans vs Smithson Valley, On Sale Monday 7:00 AM
Tickets for the 5A Division 1 Semi-Final Championship Game between Smithson Valley and Brownsville Veterans Memorial are available for purchase from 7:00 AM on Monday, December 4, 2023. The game will be held on Friday, December 8, 2023, at Buccaneer Stadium in Corpus Christi, Texas. Tickets can be purchased online, with prices ranging from $5 to $13. The link for ticket purchase is provided in the announcement. The match is expected to be a competitive game between the two teams.Visit here for more details.
City of Corpus Christi brace for possible Stage 2 Water Restrictions amid declining levels
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The City of Corpus Christi will soon provide an update on our water levels and whether we will need to implement Stage 2 water restrictions. "June 2022, we went in to stage one water restrictions and unfortunately we've continued to see a drop or decline in those water levels," said Interim Corpus Christi Water COO Drew Molly.
North Beach community looking forward to redevelopment of Surfside Park
Surfside Park at Corpus Christi's North Beach is in the process of getting new improvements after the $6 million project began back in June 2023.
Cattle Tyrant Lands in Corpus Christi
December 4, 2023 – Bird lovers are flocking to Corpus Christi as a rare sighting of a bird known as the cattle tyrant has made it’s way much farther north than it’s normal habitat. The flycatcher bird is native to South America and never before been spotted in North America. Now a wayard example of the little yellow bird has taken up residence in a busy section of a street in Corpus Christi lined with restaurants. Tourists armed with binoculars and cameras now also occupy Shatzell Street hoping to get a glimpse of the out of place bird.
5 Great Hole-in-the-Wall Joints in Corpus Christi
This coastal city is home to a large number of great hole-in-the-wall joints in Corpus Christi, offering a delightful dining experience that’s sure to satisfy your taste buds. We’ve explored five of these popular joints, each with its own unique charm and signature dishes. If you’re on the lookout for hidden culinary gems, look no further than Corpus Christi, Texas.
These corpus christi, TX based Dogs are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around corpus christi..
A Foodie's Guide: 4 Unforgettable Fast Food Joints in Corpus Christi
This article presents a guide to four popular fast-food spots in Corpus Christi. Have you had the chance to sample any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
The Perfect Christmas Gifts for Whataburger Fans
It's No Secret That We Love Whataburger Here in the South. Whataburger has been around for a long time, and the story is kind of interesting, if you visit the Whataburger website you can find out how the place got its name. "More than seven decades ago, an adventurous and determined entrepreneur named Harmon Dobson had a bold idea: to serve a burger so big that it took two hands to hold, and so good that after a single bite customers couldn't help but exclaim, “What a burger!” He named his humble burger stand, located on Ayers Street in Corpus Christi, Texas, 'Whataburger.'"