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A2 VICTORIA ADVOCATE, Wednesday, July 10, 2013 VictoriaAdvocate.i PAGE DESIGNER: JULIE ZAVALA, JZAVALAVICAD.COM; COPY EDITOR: JILLIAN KREMER, JKREMERVICAD.COM CELEBRITIES IN Vieira to NEW YORK - Move over, Katie Couric: Another "Today" veteran is looking to make waves in daytime. On Tuesday, NBCUniversal Domestic Television Distribution announced plans for a new syndicated program hosted by Meredith Vieira. "The Meredith Vieira Show" will debut in fall 2014 and will be produced out of New York City, with Vieira also serving as executive producer. "All of us at NBCU are so excited about this new show with Meredith," said Ted Harbert, NBC Broadcasting chairman, in a news release. "She creates an in- To post an event or article online: Go to VictoriaAdvocate.com. You will have to sign in to add an event. If you have not created an account, click on the Sign Up link located on the top right-hand corner of the homepage. After you have activated your account, from the homepage, click on Entertainment, under Your Calendar, click on the Add Your Event link. Type in the information for your event and then click on Send. If you have any questions or problems, contact the newsroom at 361-574-1222. purpose of receiving public I comments on possible BEST BETS OF inkfflcTW Discovery Zone: Shape Color Fun, Victoria UJUfljmyiH VFW Burger Night, Victoria 1"TB!I5!S3!!jB Coors L'9lt Silver Bullet street Dance, Victoria B Travis Madden Memorial Scholarship Fishing Tournament, Victoria Scott Taylor Band: 2nd Annual Travis Madden Memorial Benefit, TODDLER TIME Victoria Public Library 302 N. Main St. 9:30-10 a.m. and 10:30-11 a.m. For walkers to age 3 with a par-entcaregiver. Stories, repetitive songs, finger plays and activities to encourage early language development and social skills. Visit victoriapubliclibrary.org or call the Victoria Public Library at 361 -485-3302. MR. KIPPY, STORYTELLER S0MMER READING PROGRAM Cuero Public Library 207 E. Main St., Cuero 10a.m. Free ANIMAL SHOW The Texas Zoo 110 Memorial Drive 1 p.m. Featuring some of the zoo's snakes, tortoises, lizards, birds and fuzzy friends. Visittexaszoo.org or call 361-573-7681. KEEPER CHATS The Texas Zoo 110 Memorial Drive 2-3 p.m. Zookeepers will be available at different exhibits to speak with the public. Contact Jessica Gould, program specialist, at 361-573-7681. STORY TIME Victoria Public Library 302 N. Main St. 2-2:30 p.m. For 4- to 5-year-olds. Children participate in stories, music and games that encourage language and social development. VICTORIA ADVOCATE 2013 Victoria Advocate Publishing Co. (USPS 658-920) Established May 8, 1846 Published every morning by Victoria Advocate Publishing Company, 311 E. Constitution St., Victoria, Texas 77901, P.O. Box 1518. Periodicals postage paid at Victoria, Texas. Member of the Associated Press. The Associated Press is entitled exclusively to the use for republication of all the local news printed in this newspaper as well as all AP news dispatches. DIRECTORY (Area Code 361) Advocate operator 575-1451 Subscriptions 574-1200 Circulation toll-free... 1-800-365-5779 Classified 574-1234 Classified, LD toll-free 1-800-234-8108 Display 574-1241 Display, LD toll-free ..1-800-234-8108 News 574-1222 News, LD toll-free.... 1-800-456-6696 Sports 574-1206 Sports, LD toll-free .. 1-800-456-6696 Home delivery subscription prices: City Outside Victoria 3 months .. $45.00 3 months $48.00 6 months .. $86.00 6 months $92.00 1 year ....$160.00 l year $172.00 EZ-Pay Automatic EZ-Pay Automatic Charge $13.00mo. Charge$14.00mo. Delivered by mail in the United States 1 month, $29.30; 3 months, $87.92; 6 months, $175.84; 1 year, $351 .68; EZ Pay Automatic Charge, $27.16 per month. POSTMASTER: Change of Address notice should be sent to P.O. Box 2393, Victoria, Texas 77902. THE NEWS launch talk show pfe stant con-" ences with Vieira ing and substantive show will be a great way to reach her loyal daytime fans as well as new ones who will discover why Meredith is one of America's most loved television personalities." "Each day, I hope to accomplish what I call the THE WEEK Visit victoriapubliclibrary.org or contact the Victoria Public Library at 361 -485-3302. DISCOVERY ZONE: SHAPE COLOR F0N Victoria Public Library 302 N. Main St. 3-4 p.m. Make your very own kaleidoscope. This craft is free, and all supplies will be provided. Visit victoriapubliclibrary.org or call the Victoria Public Library at 361 -485-3302. VFW B0RGER NIGHT Veterans of Foreign Wars Hall 2001 Lova Drive 5-8 p.m. $4 per plate Plates are available for dine-in or carry-out. Contact: 361-582-4359 TODDLER TIME Victoria Public Library 302 N. Main St. 9:30-10 a.m. For walkers to age 3 with a par-entcaregiver. Stories, repetitive songs, finger plays and activities to encourage early language development and social skills. Visit victoriapubliclibrary.org or call the Victoria Public Library at 361 -485-3302. STORY TIME Victoria Public Library 302 N. Main St. 10:30-11 a.m. For 4- to 5-year-olds. Children participate in stories, music and games that encourage language and social development. Visit victoriapubliclibrary.org or contact the Victoria Public Library at 361 -485-3302. LION TRAINING style. This entertain- EUCTMC COMPANY three H's: heat, heart and humor," said Vieira of her plans for the show, which will be taped on a homey set and will "offer an exceptional mix of daytime fun along with feel-good human interest stories from everyday people to celebrity guests." Vieira, of course, is no stranger to the daytime talk format. Before replacing Couric on "Today," she was a co-host of "The View" from 1997 to 2006. She also hosted the syndicated version of "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" for 11 seasons. The Texas Zoo 110 Memorial Drive Noon Come watch a lion training and feeding session, learn about this process and see how it is used for the overall benefit of our animals. Visit texaszoo.org or call 361-573-7681. ANIMAL SHOW The Texas Zoo 110 Memorial Drive 1 p.m. Featuring some of the zoo's snakes, tortoises, lizards, birds and fuzzy friends in a hands-on experience. Visit texaszoo.org or call 361-573-7681. KEEPER CHATS Texas Zoo 110 Memorial Drive 2-3 p.m. Zookeepers are available at different exhibits to speak with the public. Visit texaszoo.org or call 361-573-7681. CRAFTY TEEN PROGRAM Victoria Public Library 302 N. Main St. 2-4:30 p.m. Duct tape craft: Come in and use your imagination to create whatever you can imagine. Visit victoriapubliclibrary.org or call 361-485-3302. POBLIC MEETING -VICTORIA TRANSIT Victoria Mall - Community Room (near Sears) 7800 North Navarro St. 6:30-7:15 p.m. The Golden Crescent Regional Planning Commission's Victoria Transit program will conduct a public meeting for the 1 The Advocate wants to correct promptly any error in fact or clarify any misleading information we publish. To report any error or need for clarification, please call 361-574-1222. How much money did the Postal Service lose in 2012? To vote on this question, go to VictoriaAdvocate.com or call 580-6587 to voice your opinion. changes to the operation of Victoria Transit, i Contact Lisa Cortinas at 361-578-1587, ext. 207, or lisacgcrpc.org. VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS VFW Hall 2001 Lova Drive 6 p.m. - doors open 7:30 p.m. - games begin Concessions will be available including homemade desserts. Monetary prizes will be awarded for the winners in bingo. Proceeds benefit area youth organizations, such as boys' baseball and girls' softball, and helps assist and care for area veterans. Contact Butch Roell at 361 -649-4087 or the VFW Post at 361 -573-2261. COORS LIGHT SILVER B0LLET STREET DANCE DeLeon 7:30-9 p.m. Presented by Coors Light and Victoria Parks and Recreation Dept. Music by Clay Crockett and the Shotgun Riders. AIL Lite mm iS IfhTiTm h hffl rPLffifTTTT CONTRIBUTED PHOTO Quilting for fun Laura Dearman, of McFaddin, will be 96 years old Sunday and still enjoys making baby quilts by hand in her spare time. To submit photos, go to VictoriaAdvocate.com and upload your digital image at Your Photos. To have your picture selected, you must include detailed caption information, including the full name and hometown of the person featured and an explanation of the picture. You also may mail your photographs to Your Photos, P. 0. Box 1518, Victoria, TX. 77902. Poll was conducted Monday Which Republican candidate would you support now that Gov. Rick Perry won't seek re-election? Attorney General . Greg Abbott 90 Former Texas GOP chairman Tom Paulken 10 o As of 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, 77 WINDOWS DOORS 8 MORE JjJ.!.'Nni.1J.'U"l4.1.'UJ-JII4JI THINGS i OIL AND GAS SLM3JL7 (TOD 1 1 1 votes. The polls are not scientific. Measured-Repaired-installeti Amaii Garage Doors Gaiaga Openers Exterinlnleriw Doors 8 Hardware I Bk M VICTORIA BUILDER SUPPLY CO. soiinnmfi ADM ADVOCATE DIGITAL MEDIA,

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