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Hazardous weather seminar offers free smoke alarms
GOLIAD – Educating the public on the dangers of inland flooding, destructive winds and tornadoes that can accompany tropical storms is the focus of a seminar June 15 at the Goliad Memorial Auditori...
Jun 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 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 May 26-31, 0 permits were requested and/or approved and 0 well completions...
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City to establish municipal court to address code violations
GOLIAD – Faced with frequent and flagrant violations of the city’s code, the city council May 24 approved the establishment of a municipal court. “This is part of an ongoing effort for code enforce...
Jun 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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CommZoom boasts area’s Internet speeds
GOLIAD – Trucks with the “CommZoom” Internet, television and phone logo are seen all over town, so the company’s chief executive officer decided to introduce the company to the city council. In doi...
Jun 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Highlight of election-night tally focused on ‘projected’ winners
GOLIAD – By the time the polls closed in the run-off election May 24 a handful of people already were waiting for the results. The center of attention was a projector screen ready to show the resul...
Jun 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rain of excitement: Meteorology delays graduation exercises by more than 90 minutes
Because of, or despite of, meteorology and man, the Goliad High School class of 2016 received their diplomas Friday night. But, 90 or more minutes late and after six changes of venue. Originally, f...
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Driver injured Tuesday in one-truck rollover
Jun 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
The driver was trapped in his vehicle at US59 and Farm-to-Market 2987 Tuesday after he lost control of his truck and slammed into a power poll.
Former coach fined after plea: Loses teacher certificate
by Bill Clough
Jun 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – When Kyle Taylor, former Goliad High School football coach and athletic director, appeared before County Judge Pat Calhoun at 1 p.m. May 18, the outcome already was decided. Taylor was the...
Commissioners approve juvenile detention contracts
by Advance-Guard Staff Report
Jun 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
In a 17-minute regular session, Goliad County commissioners Monday approved detention and residential contacts with the Victoria Regional Juvenile Justice Center. Commissioners unanimously approved...
Latest oil and gas updates
Jun 01, 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 May 19-25, 0 permits were requested and/or approved and 1 well completion ...
Lawyer Disputes Plea Bargain Story
by Bill Clough
May 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Bradley Matula's attorney says story was inaccurate
No change in restroom use policies
by Bill Clough
May 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD — Goliad Independent School District (GISD) Superintendent Dave Plymale was as direct as he was astonished. GISD’s 1,400 students will use school restrooms according to their birth gender. A...
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Jose Louis Morales sits and prays under his brother Edward Sotomayor Jr.'s cross that is part of a makeshift memorial for the victims of the Pulse night club shootings in Orlando
After a gunman opened fire at a gay nightclub in Florida this month, police dispatchers fielded c...
2016-06-28 16:03:53 -0500
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Police vehicles sit at 15th and Wynkoop, after an active shooter was reported and police secured the scene, in Denver, Colorado
(Reuters) - A woman was critically injured in a shooting inside a downtown Denver office building...
2016-06-28 18:16:58 -0500
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A medical marijuana user smells a jar of marijuana at the medical marijuana farmers market in Los Angeles
The proposed so-called "Adult Use of Marijuana Act," which is supported by Lieutenant Governor Ga...
2016-06-29 03:25:17 -0500
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European Parliament President Martin Schultz, left, walks with Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon at the European Parliament in Brussels on Wednesday, June 29, 2016. Sturgeon is in Brussels to meet with European Parliament fraction leaders. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on British vote to leave the European Union (all times local):
2016-06-29 05:09:12 -0500
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