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‘Flubber’ factory at Goliad County Library
Youngsters, above, demonstrate their “flubber” creations during the final summer reading activities program July 17 at the Goliad County Library. Children gained hands-on experience during the fina...
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Center for Texas History seeking GHS yearbooks
GOLIAD – The J.A. White Family-Goliad Center for Texas History, informally known as the “The Texas History Room” at Goliad County Library, would like to make its collection of Goliad High School ye...
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Heat danger demonstrated at Goliad County Library
GOLIAD – Representatives from the local Texas Department of State Health Services demonstrated the dangers of leaving a child unattended in a car July 17 at the Goliad County Library. Jody Harper, ...
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County library summer program was huge success
The Goliad County Library’s “Fizz, Boom, Read!” summer reading and activities program has come to an end! The six-week program was filled with lots of reading, great presenters, fun science experim...
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4-H’ers advance in district recordbook competition
Seniors advancing to the state recordbook competition are Carolyn Swize and Bailey Janssen. The Goliad County 4-H’ers who placed at the district competition were: • Senior Division – Kassidy Bego, ...
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Fannin Post Office hours to be reduced
FANNIN – The six Fannin-area residents who showed up for the July 15 meeting scheduled by the U.S. Postal Service at the Fannin VFD building weren’t as dissatisfied with the USPS decision to reduce...
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Berclair residents happy post office is not closing
by Coy Slavik, Advance-Guard Editor
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BERCLAIR – The majority of the approximately 30 Berclair-area residents who attended the July 24 informational meeting were satisfied with the U.S. Postal Service’s decision to reduce the Berclair ...
Good morning, Goliad!
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Today is Tuesday, July 29 Weather forecast: • Mostly cloudy in the morning turning to mostly sunny in the afternoon and mostly clear in the evening. • 10 percent chance of rain during the afternoon...
Crime Stoppers seeking help solving Walker Road burglary
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GOLIAD – Coastal Bend Crime Stoppers Crime is offering a cash reward for information leading to the apprehension of the person(s) responsible for the burglary of a residence on Walker Road. Goliad ...
Couple identified in 'Mystery History' photo
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The couple in this “Mystery History” photo published in the Jan. 22, 2014 Advance-Guard is Frank Douglas, who is shown escorting the Goliad High School Tiger Queen of 1948, Leah Jane Weatherford. I...
Goliad County 4-H’ers compete at Comal County Invitational Shoot
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Three members of the Goliad 4-H shotgun team traveled to the National Shooting Complex in San Antonio to compete in the Comal County Invitational Shoot. Pictured from left are Kyle Stock, Kassidy B...
Nomination deadline nears for local FSA county committees
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WASHINGTON — U.S. Department of Agriculture Farm Service Agency Administrator Juan Garcia reminds farmers, ranchers and other agricultural producers that Aug. 1 is the deadline for local FSA county...

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Speaker of the House John Boehner speaks to the media on Capitol Hill in Washington
By Richard Cowan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republicans have no plans to begin impeachment proceeding...
2014-07-29 11:55:19 -0500
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CIA Investigations
Senator Patrick Leahy introduced legislation on Tuesday to ban the U.S. government's bulk collect...
2014-07-29 17:45:42 -0500
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A man walks through flood water up stairs from a parking structure outside UCLA's Pauley Pavilion sporting arena in Los Angeles
By Dan Whitcomb LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A major water main ruptured underneath a street near the ...
2014-07-29 20:28:55 -0500
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Hundreds attend vigil for fatal carjacking crash victims
Hundreds attended a vigil to remember the victims of Friday's carjacking and hit-and-run that kil...
2014-07-29 22:04:48 -0500
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