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Jury duty for July 18 cancelled
Contributed information GOLIAD – Jury duty scheduled Monday, July 18 has been cancelled. If you were summoned, you do not need to appear.
Jul 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weather Service: Start of summer brings threat of lightning
Contributed information Most lightning strikes occur during the summer. The National Weather Service estimates lightning strikes, in the United States, occur about 25 million times each year. Chris...
Jul 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. Peter’s Lutheran celebrates 48th camp anniversary with work at two camps
GOLIAD – The weekend of May 13-15 marked the 48th year for members and friends of St. Peter’s Lutheran Church to work and serve at camps in preparation for the upcoming summer camping season. The 4...
Jul 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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BBQ owner ready to call it quits from long famous Fannin pits
FANNIN – Louis McMillan has prepared and served barbecue for more than half his life. He greets every customers here as an old friend and says he remembers anyone who has visited McMillan’s Barbecu...
Jul 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fireworks founder ends career with lots of bangs
FANNIN – Even if it’s the worst cliche on record, you could say Wilfred Korth ended his career with a bang. He is the chief ranger — translation: park superintendent — at the Coleto Creek Park and ...
Jul 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Movies in the Park
“Field of Dreams”, the baseball classic starring Kevin Costner, is the next movie to be presented for Goliad Main Street's "Movies in the Park". The movie will be shown on Friday, July 8, after dar...
Jul 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Goliad State Park's summer program - Adventures in Camping
Jul 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Goliad State Park’s annual summer program “Adventures in Camping” for children ages 8-12 will be July 14-16. Among the activities July 14 — which will run from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.— include archery and...
Latest oil and gas updates
Jul 06, 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 June 24-30, 0 permits were requested and/or approved and 0 well completion...
Presidio La Bahia - Teaching history one stitch at a time
by Bill Clough
Jul 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
All museums are time machines, and the mechanism at Presidio La Bahia is humming, particularly every Wednesday through August. That’s when Director Scott McMahon dons period clothes, picks up his p...
Goliad Commissioners hear flag concerns
by Bill Clough
Jul 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Democratic County Chairman Charles Clapsaddle took issue Monday with County Judge Pat Calhoun’s decision not to lower the courthouse flags in honor of those massacred at Orlando. Calhoun cited chap...
Fruit shooting contest raises $78,000 for Make-A-Wish Foundation
Jul 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
More than 70 riflemen raised more than $78,000 for the Make-A-Wish foundation June 10-11 at a “fruit shoot” on a ranch between Runge and Kenedy. Jeff Sellers, who helped organize the event, says he...
Coleto Creek Park ready for Independence Day annual fireworks show
Jul 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Fireworks are as much a part of July 4 as hot-dogs and a picnic. This Monday will be no exception. At the Guadalupe-Blanco River Authority’s Coleto Creek Park, a low-altitude fireworks display will...
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JOHN HINCKLEY JR LEAVES COURT AFTER ARGUING FOR UNSUPERVISED VISITS WITH PARENTS.
Joe Mann has lived in the exclusive Kingsmill gated community in Williamsburg, Virginia, for more...
2016-07-28 06:09:33 -0500
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The owner of two New York City pharmacies and her husband pleaded guilty on Thursday to charges a...
2016-07-28 15:35:04 -0500
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The Wider Image: U.S. elections: messages for the future president
Republican National Convention delegates in Cleveland last week embraced a freewheeling, policy-l...
2016-07-28 14:16:08 -0500
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AccuWeather: Heat Wave Ends with Strong Storms and Flash Flood Threat
Meteorologist Cecily Tynan says heavy rain could cause problems overnight.
2016-07-28 16:52:10 -0500
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