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GISD now part of High Performance School Consortium
GOLIAD – The Goliad Independent School District has another feather in its proverbial cap. The Texas High Performance Schools Consortium has invited GISD to become an associate. “Originally the Con...
Sep 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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GISD schools driver suggests: Don't spare the Charmin
At 3 o’clock every school day a school bus driver at Goliad High School goes through a private checklist: air conditioning … air brakes …rolls of toilet paper. Toilet paper? They’re a useful method...
Sep 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Meet the 2016 GHS homecoming court
Homecoming Queen Candidates Kendall Coles Grade: Senior She is the daughter of: Donna and Art Coles Escort’s name: Rhett Davis He is the son of: Kim and Kevin Davis College or university planning t...
Sep 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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City approves taxpayer exemptions
GOLIAD – Two hours into a budget hearing, the Goliad City Council approved the adoption of homestead and over-65 exemptions. The action follows County Appraiser Richard Miller’s strongly urging the...
Sep 22, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Benefit walk to be held Sept. 24 at fair grounds
GOLIAD – When Vickie Rodriguez was six months pregnant, doctors informed her that her unborn son Matthew had hydrocephalus, commonly known as “water on the brain.” While it’s not technically water,...
Sep 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Latest oil and gas updates
Beeville Publishing Co. publishes oil and gas permits and completions on a weekly basis. For Goliad County for the days of Sept. 8-14, 0 permits were requested and/or approved and 2 well completion...
Sep 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Goliad Tigerettes win at Columbus, Brazos
by Michael S. McCracken
Sep 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
WALLIS — The No. 2 ranked Goliad Tigerettes pushed their record to 25-2 on Friday night (Sept. 9) with a three-game victory over the host Brazos Lady Cougars, 25-20, 25-21, 25-11. Roxanne Morris an...
On the perversity of inanimate objects
by Bill Clough, Cloughlinks
Sep 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
In any other world, 9 a.m. on a Saturday shouldn’t exist. I’m reminded of a obscure World War II correspondent who started a dispatch from the Italian campaign with “Nothing, not even war, should s...
GISD to hold open house Monday
Sep 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Contributed information GOLIAD – Goliad Schools at each campus will be hosting their Open House on Monday, Sept. 19: Elementary School – 4:30-6 p.m. Middle School – 5-6:30 p.m. High School – 5:30–6...
Garden Club to hold open meeting Sept. 27
Sep 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – The roots of the Goliad County Garden Club run deep. As early as 1940, some of our Goliad residents met to form an organization to promote a greater interest in home and civic gardening.  ...
Elementary school nurse - care-giving for 45 years
Sep 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – Through the 45 years she has spent as a nurse for the Goliad Independent School District (GISD), Gale Worsham, RN, has been nurse to children, their children and their children. “I think t...
Change in public comment policy draws fire
by Bill Clough
Sep 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – Goliad County Judge Pat Calhoun may have violated the Open Meetings Act Monday. While Charles Clapsaddle was addressing the judge during the public comment portion of the agenda, Calhoun i...

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A demonstrator is greeted by police in riot gear while continuing to protest after curfew in Charlotte, North Carolina
By Robert MacMillan and Mike Blake CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Reuters) - Nearly a week of protests over the...
2016-09-25 00:35:36 -0500
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Burlington shooting suspect photo released by the Washington State Patrol
(Reuters) - Authorities on Sunday were still working to determine what prompted a 20-year-old man...
2016-09-25 02:14:51 -0500
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A spokesman of the Baltimore Police Department told reporters at a news conference that the shoot...
2016-09-24 22:12:17 -0500
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Emergency personnel stand in front of an entrance to the Cascade Mall at the scene of a shooting where several people were killed Friday, Sept. 23, 2016, in Burlington, Wash. Police searched Saturday for a gunman who opened fire in the makeup department of a Macy's store at the mall north of Seattle, killing several females, before fleeing toward an interstate on foot, authorities said. (AP Photo/Stephen Brashear)
BURLINGTON, Wash. (AP) — Authorities arrested a suspect Saturday evening in in the slayings of fi...
2016-09-25 02:24:11 -0500
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