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GISD sets early release Sept. 16
Contributed information GOLIAD – Goliad ISD will release students early on Friday, Sept. 16. Students on all campuses will be released at noon. Teachers will be participating in staff development. ...
Sep 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Judge admits budget process illegal
GOLIAD – In a two-hour, contentious session Monday, county commissioners: •Cancelled their travel stipend •Approved a 2017 tax rate •Agreed that the method by which they formulated the county’s 201...
Sep 15, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 0 0 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. 1-7, 0 permits were requested and/or approved and 0 well completions...
Sep 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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August wettest since 1914
Contributed information COLLEGE STATION – Preliminary totals indicate that August averaged about 5.69 inches of rain statewide, in a tie with 1914 for the wettest August on record, according to fig...
Sep 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Goliad Bridge Clubs announce August results
Contributed information GOLIAD – The following is information on Goliad Bridge Clubs scores for August. Aug. 2 – Hostess Mary Nell Young. High score, Jean Edwards 5360; Second high, Pauline Bruns 4...
Sep 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tigers post first win of the season
In their Friday, Sept. 9 matchup, the Goliad Tigers beat the Bloomington Bobcats by a score of 54-14. See this week's Goliad Advance-Guard for more.
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4-Her’s begin school year with a full schedule of activities
Sep 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
By Tracy Berger Goliad 4-H Club report Regular Club meeting dates, times, and locations for the meetings are: •A.S.K.M. – first Wednesday of the month, 6:30 p.m. in the Ander-Weser Volunteer Fire D...
Texas agency warns parents of dangers of children drowning
Sep 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Contributed information Ninety-one kids and teens have drowned in Texas this year, the state’s highest total since 2009. With thousands of families planning to spend the last days of summer by swim...
Letter to the Editor: Citizen warns of scam
Sep 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: I was recently made aware that a person whom I dearly love has become the victim of a scam that has been working its way through Goliad. This scam, called OneCoin, dupes people into believi...
Library announces "Haunted Goliad" photo contest
by Claudine Janota
Sep 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Get in the Halloween spirit while capturing spooky photos for the Goliad County Library’s “Haunted Goliad” Photo Contest. We dare you to scare us. There is no entry fee and no limit of entries, but...
TxDot gathers, presents school supplies for elementary students
Sep 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Contributed photo The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) Maintenance section from Goliad purchased and donated school supplies to our local elementary. The school supplies and teacher plann...
Hidden treasures in old books - unexpected as they are priceless
by Bill Clough, Cloughlinks
Sep 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Two things attract me like the moth to the proverbial flame: books and manual typewriters (that work). I didn’t set out to be a typewriter collector, it just evolved. I can’t remember a time when I...
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Protesters gather along Broadway Avenue to protest the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man on Tuesday by officers in El Cajon
A Southern California police officer who shot an unarmed black man pointing a vape smoking device...
2016-09-29 12:33:08 -0500
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Onlookers view a New Jersey Transit train that derailed and crashed through the station in Hoboken, New Jersey,
A commuter train plowed into a station in New Jersey at the height of Thursday's morning rush hou...
2016-09-29 13:22:05 -0500
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Anderson County sheriff's deputies and investigators gather outside of Townville Elementary School after a shooting in Townville
By Harriet McLeod CHARLESTON, S.C. (Reuters) - The family of a 14-year-old South Carolina boy acc...
2016-09-29 09:58:34 -0500
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Woman killed, 108 injured after train hits Hoboken station
A woman was killed and another 108 people were injured after a train crashed into an NJ Transit s...
2016-09-29 13:36:02 -0500
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