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GHS cross country teams seek to defend district titles
GOLIAD – Goliad cross country coach Ed Ousley welcomes back his entire varsity girls team that won a district title in 2013, but is still seeking runners to complete the boys varsity squad. Goliad ...
Aug 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tuesday's city council meeting cancelled
GOLIAD – Tuesday night's city council meeting has been cancelled. City council is scheduled to meet again at 6:30 p.m. Thursday for its second "Common Ground" meeting to receive quest6ions from cit...
Aug 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Good morning, Goliad!
Today is Tuesday, Aug. 26 Weather forecast: • Partly cloudy in the morning with 40 percent chance of thunderstorms in afternoon and turning partly cloudy to in the evening. • High temperature near ...
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County’s jobless rate holds steady in July
VICTORIA – The unemployment rate in Goliad County remained at 4.4 percent during the month of July. Workforce of the Golden Crescent reported 168 Goliad County residents filed jobless claims in Jul...
Aug 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Goliad County sales tax revenue down from 2013
AUSTIN – Goliad County received $44,497.19 in sales tax revenue in August. The amount is a 32.3 percent increase from the 33,637.53 taken in during the same period in 2013. Goliad County has receiv...
Aug 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tigerettes take third at Victoria ISD tournament
VICTORIA – The Goliad Tigerettes took third place at the Victoria ISD Volleyball Tournament on Friday and Saturday. The Tigerettes lost 25-17, 25-21 to Victoria West in pool play Friday before beat...
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Good morning, Goliad!
Aug 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Today is Monday, Aug. 25 Weather forecast: • Sunny in the morning turning to partly cloudy in afternoon and clear in the evening. • High temperature near 101 this afternoon with a low around 73 in ...
Water well repairs continue
by Coy Slavik, Advance-Guard Editor
Aug 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – Public Works Director Shawn Gaskamp informed council that the water well located at the corner of San Patricio and Franklin streets that has been out of operation since July 30 won’t be fu...
Good morning, Goliad!
Aug 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Today is Friday, Aug. 22 Weather forecast: • Partly cloudy in the morning turning to sunny in afternoon and mostly clear in the evening. • High temperature near 99 this afternoon with a low around ...
Three residents file for two city council positions
by Coy Slavik, Advance-Guard Editor
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – Three Goliad residents, including a former mayor and city councilwoman, filed for the Nov. 4 special city council election before Thursday's 5 p.m. deadline. Shirley A. Young, 74, served a...
Suspicious package removed from DCP Midstream plant
by Coy Slavik, Advance-Guard Editor
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD COUNTY – Goliad County first responders were dispatched to the DCP Midstream plant Tuesday after a suspicious package was found on the property. According to DCP Midstream spokesperson Lisa ...
Firefighters battling grass fire off U.S. Highway 183
by Coy Slavik, Advance-Guard Editor
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD COUNTY – Goliad County firefighters are trying to contain a grass fire near the intersection of U.S. Highway 183 and Farm-to-Market Road 622. At approximately 1:20 p.m., firefighters from Go...
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Louisiana Governor Jindal speaks at the Family Leadership Summit in Ames
The measure, signed into law by Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal in June and due to take effect Se...
2014-08-31 22:48:11 -0500
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By Keith Coffman DENVER (Reuters) - All five people aboard a single-engine airplane died after it...
2014-08-31 22:04:44 -0500
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Arthur Ashe Stadium sits empty as rain falls on the court at the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York
Severe thunderstorms on Sunday forced an early end to New York's Electric Zoo music festival, del...
2014-08-31 20:59:54 -0500
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FILE - This March 25, 2014 file photo shows House Intelligence Committee Chairman Mike Rogers, R-Mich., leaving a press conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. The chairs of both the House and Senate intelligence committees prodded President Barack Obama on Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, to take decisive action against the growing threats from Islamic State militants on U.S. soil. "His foreign policy is in absolute free-fall," Rogers said of President Barack Obama. In a separate interview Sunday California Democrat Sen. Dianne Feinstein who heads the Senate intelligence panel said Obama efforts to combat Islamic state group are perhaps "too cautious." "This is a group of people who are extraordinarily dangerous," she said. "And they'll kill with abandon." (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
WASHINGTON (AP) — Cities in the United States and Western Europe are being eyed as Islamic State ...
2014-09-01 03:23:41 -0500
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