FOOD & DRINK
Lotto Max ticket sold in Victoria worth $35 million
The Capital Regional District will soon have its second jackpot lottery winner of the year. A ticket purchased in Greater Victoria has matched all seven winning numbers in Tuesday night’s Lotto Max draw. Two tickets for the June 6 draw matched, the other in Ontario, and will split the $70-million jackpot with each claiming $35 million.
Moody Street Dairy Queen earns City beautification award
Keep Victoria Beautiful board members and Dairy Queen staff and leadership pose for a photo June 6 at Dairy Queen, 207 N. Moody St. Dairy Queen received KVB’s beautification award for the month of June. The award is given monthly to recognize organizations that help to beautify the Victoria community through property upkeep, landscaping and other improvements. To nominate an organization to receive the award, visit www.victoriatx.gov/kvb and click on “Beautification Awards.”
Ethel Lee Tracy Park Splash Pad Temporarily Closes for Maintenance Due to Recirculation System Issue
The Ethel Lee Tracy Park splash pad in Victoria, Texas is closed for maintenance due to a problem with the recirculation system. Parks & Recreation is working with the manufacturer to determine the cause of the problem and find a solution.
If You Notice These In A Texas Pool Get Out Immediately
The weather has really heated up this week. More and more Victoria residents are cooling off in area pools. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, swimming is the fifth-most popular activity in the country. The US has 10.9 million residential pools and 309,000 public swimming pools. There are...
Comanche Fishing Club holds tournament at Coleto Creek
The Comanche Fishing Club had a freshwater bass tournament on April 22 at Coleto Creek in Victoria. This year, the St. Joseph High School Bass Club, led by Mr. Santiago Marroquin, competed with Shiner, so the event was renamed the Comanche Flyer Tournament. Thanks to the boat captains that volunteered...
Victoria's Parks & Recreation to Host Park Pals Outdoor Survival Summer Camp for Kids Aged 8 and Up
Parks & Recreation in Victoria is expanding its nature-based programming based on resident feedback. They are offering a Park Pals Outdoor Survival Summer Camp for kids aged 8 and up.
2nd Annual Emmy Saenz Foundation Gala to Feature Jay Perez
Last year was the first Emmy Saenz Foundation Gala and was a smashing success with Eric "El Chavalon" Flores and Marcos Orosco. It's time to do it again! This time your entertainer will be the Legendary 'Voice' of San Antonio, Jay Perez with Xclusivo opening the show. The event is happening on Saturday, June 10th, 2023 at the Victoria Community Center Dome. You can click here for table and ticket information.
A powerlifting state champion wants to start new program at UHV
VICTORIA, Texas - A Victoria East Titan powerlifter is attempting a new load that might be even more impressive than winning back-to-back state titles. Recent East graduate, Alyssa Sauceda, has been a dominant force in the rack. She broke many state records in the class 5A 181 and 198 weight class in bench, squat, deadlift and total amount lifted.
Friday's Question of the Day
VICTORIA, Texas - If you're traveling over the Memorial Day Weekend, where are you going?. Like us on Facebook and post your guess to today's question in the comments.
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