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Bailout: Deputies capture three illegal immigrants
Three illegal immigrants were taken into custody by the Goliad County Sheriff’s Office last weekend following a high-speed pursuit through town. The incident began at around 8:30 a.m. last Saturday...
Dec 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Torivio 'Toby' Gutierrez sentenced to 20 years
GOLIAD — It took a jury only 40 minutes to find 43-year-old Torivio “Toby” Gutierrez guilty of murder and — a day later — only 30 minutes to send him to prison for 20 years. Gutierrez was convicted...
Dec 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Goliad State Park offers holiday fun for all
GOLIAD – Goliad State Park and Historic Site has a slew of events this holiday season, and all are invited to come and join in celebrating the season there for each activity, to include the annual ...
Dec 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Goliad Garden Club
The Goliad Garden Club met in September and October to learn more about gardening. The September program was all about fruit and citrus trees presented by master gardener's, Pat Koenig and Emory Po...
Dec 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tigers fall in regional semifinals
CONVERSE – Despite a valiant effort and furious rally in the second half, the Goliad Tigers’ season came to an end at D.W. Rutledge Stadium in Converse on Friday night as Yoakum escaped with the 23...
Dec 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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A repeating conclusion – what a waste
Among Vietnam veterans there is a universal question. “Have you been to the wall?” The wall in question is the Vietnam Memorial on the mall in Washington, containing the names off more than 58,000 ...
Dec 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Christmas in Goliad in its 33rd year
Dec 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – The weather still may feel like early autumn but the calendar says the Christmas season is here. Particularly in Goliad, with the Christmas in Goliad celebration this weekend. The annual e...
Las Posadas cancelled, but other events continue
Dec 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The Las Posadas ceremony has been cancelled due to rain forecast for tonight. The rest of Christmas in Goliad will continue. Lighted parade is a 7 p.m. around the courthouse square. The Beeville Co...
Goliad Sparkles citywide cleanup, brush pickup scheduled on Dec. 5-8
Nov 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – Running Dec. 5-8, Absolute Waste Inc., the city’s solid waste collection contractor, will be in the city to pick up brush. Residents are reminded that all acceptable brush and limbs should...
USDA invests $1.7 billion to protect agricultural lands
Nov 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) will issue nearly $1.7 billion in payments to more than half of a million Americans who have contracts with the government to protect sensitiv...
Latest oil and gas updates
Nov 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Beeville Publishing Co. publishes oil and gas permits and completions on a weekly basis. For Goliad County for the days of Nov. 13-18, 1 permit was requested and/or approved and 0 well completions ...
GYSL Sophomore Tigers wins Super Bowl
Nov 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
The Goliad Youth Sports League sophomore Tigers competed against the Kingsville Brahmas on Saturday, Nov. 12, and captured a 25-12 win, clinching the Super Bowl championship. The Tigers had an unde...

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Surrounded by family and family attorneys, Anthony Scott speaks at a press conference after a hung jury was announced in the trial of former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager outside the Charleston County Courthouse in Charleston
By Harriet McLeod CHARLESTON, S.C. (Reuters) - A South Carolina judge declared a mistrial on Mond...
2016-12-05 17:05:55 -0600
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FILE PHOTO - LAPD Police Chief Charlie Beck listens as people speak about the death of Ezell Ford during a meeting of the Los Angeles Police Commission in Los Angeles
Federal and Los Angeles officials said on Monday they had been alerted by authorities in another ...
2016-12-05 22:20:24 -0600
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Tex Allen, holds a sign offering hugs at a vigil for the victims of the fatal warehouse fire in Oakland
By Curtis Skinner and Peter Henderson OAKLAND, Calif. (Reuters) - The death toll rose to 36 on Mo...
2016-12-06 00:41:20 -0600
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BERLIN (AP) — German factory orders were up a far stronger-than-expected 4.9 percent in October c...
2016-12-06 01:48:01 -0600
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