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July 19, 2018 by Kathryn Boehm Harrison (Register to contact)

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Kathryn Ann Boehm passed away on July 15, 2018, she was in the class of 1968 I believe.
This is her daughter Kim Jahnke, I can be reached at *****

Thank you.

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Victoria Crime Stoppers seeks information about 1976 homicide | Crime & Courts  Victoria Advocate

Dec. 5, 1976, John Lawrence Godfrey was reported missing by his family. His vehicle, a bluish-green station wagon, was found later that day in the 300 block of ...

Patti Welder Middle School celebrates centennial of education  Victoria Advocate

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After 4 decades, cold case of slain teen musician reopened  Victoria Advocate

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Architect Rawley McCoy to run for Victoria mayor  Victoria Advocate

Victoria architect Rawley McCoy filed Friday for election as mayor in the May 4 election, adding to the field of candidates vying for the city's top elected office.

Ceremony to honor Victoria High School Stingarees | Business  Victoria Advocate

Glistening in the sun in front of Liberty Academy will be a red granite Stingaree monument that will symbolize a legacy of education in Victoria.

Victoria High School alumni reflect on the '80s  Victoria Advocate

An 18-year-old Bard Letsinger sported long hair that went down to his shoulders and classic horn-rimmed glasses in 1987.

Former Victoria East booster club treasurer accused of stealing more than $5K  Victoria Advocate

The embezzlement by a former treasurer of Victoria high school booster club funds almost cost students their scholarships.

Victoria resident Brent Carter announces bid for mayor  Victoria Advocate

Victoria resident and longtime insurance agent Brent Carter announced Friday he will run for mayor in May's election.

Best Mascot: Victoria West High School | Local News  Victoria Advocate

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Chief Deputy Roy Boyd explains bomb threat  Victoria Advocate

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Elementary Teacher of the Year creates sweet notes  Victoria Advocate

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Republican wins only contested county-level race in Victoria County  Victoria Advocate

The incumbent justice of the peace Precinct 4 was re-elected Tuesday.

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Victoria West football coach named VISD athletic director  Victoria Advocate

A familiar face was named the Victoria school district's new athletic director Thursday evening at the Victoria school district board of trustees meeting.

Friends, family gather year after Vela's disappearance (w/video)  Victoria Advocate

A year after Antonio “TJ” Vela Jr.'s disappearance, his family show no signs of slowing down in their search for answers.

Roy Moore honored for dedication | Local News  Victoria Advocate

Roy Moore recently received a plaque in honor of his passion and dedication in working with the youth of Victoria. Moore was also one of the most prolific ...

Magician goes from performing in Victoria garage to 6th Street in Austin  Victoria Advocate

Magician Ray Anderson discovered his passion in a box under the Christmas tree when he was 8 years old.

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Remembering Legendary Educator Fred H. Junkin  Texas Public Radio

On March 10, 2017, Texas lost a legendary music educator and master band director, Fred H. Junkin . He began his teaching career in Teague, Texas before.

Jeanette A. (Braun) Leiker  Hays Post

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New Christian school to extend to pre-K | Education  Victoria Advocate

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. engaged to Victoria native | Local News  Victoria Advocate

A Victoria native is on the international stage this week celebrating her engagement to NASCAR star driver Dale Earnhardt Jr.

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UHV NewsWire - UHV Black Student Union volunteers in schools  NewsWire

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Ex-JT coach Allen Wilson to be honored in San Antonio  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Allen Wilson, who returned John Tyler High School football to prominence, will be honored on Saturday in San Antonio.

Long-serving paramedic wins Medic of the Year award  Victoria Advocate

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