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‘Flubber’ factory at Goliad County Library
Youngsters, above, demonstrate their “flubber” creations during the final summer reading activities program July 17 at the Goliad County Library. Children gained hands-on experience during the fina...
Jul 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Center for Texas History seeking GHS yearbooks
GOLIAD – The J.A. White Family-Goliad Center for Texas History, informally known as the “The Texas History Room” at Goliad County Library, would like to make its collection of Goliad High School ye...
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Goliad ISD substitute teacher training scheduled for Aug. 12
GOLIAD – Goliad ISD substitute teacher Training is scheduled for Tuesday, Aug. 12 from 9 a.m. to noon in the Goliad ISD board room located at 161 N. Welch St. All current substitutes and all new ap...
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Heat danger demonstrated at Goliad County Library
GOLIAD – Representatives from the local Texas Department of State Health Services demonstrated the dangers of leaving a child unattended in a car July 17 at the Goliad County Library. Jody Harper, ...
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County library summer program was huge success
The Goliad County Library’s “Fizz, Boom, Read!” summer reading and activities program has come to an end! The six-week program was filled with lots of reading, great presenters, fun science experim...
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Vargas pleased with preliminary STAAR results
GOLIAD – Goliad ISD Superintendent Emilio Vargas was happy with his students’ scores in the preliminary State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness tests, but knows there is still plenty of ro...
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Tiger season tickets to go on sale Aug. 4
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GOLIAD – Previous season ticket holders will get first chance to purchase season tickets for the for the 2014 Goliad Tiger football season on Aug. 4-17. Previous season ticket holders can repurchas...
GHS fall sports teams begin workouts Aug. 4
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GOLIAD – The Goliad High School football, volleyball and cross country teams will begin workouts on Monday, Aug. 4. The football teams will practice from 5 to 8:45 p.m. The volleyball teams will ho...
Goliad grad to continue collegiate softball career with UHV Jaguars
Jul 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
VICTORIA – Goliad High School graduate Stacy Michelle Campbell will be joining the University of Houston-Victoria softball team after committing to the program. Campbell initially signed to play at...
Tigers compete at Top Gun Camp
Jul 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – Goliad seniors Ty Ross and Justin Thomas competed at one of the nation’s top high school football all-star camps last week. Ross, a defensive end, and Thomas, a wide receiver-defensive bac...
Back-to-school health fair Aug. 5 in Goliad
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GOLIAD – A back-to-school health fair will be held Tuesday, Aug. 5 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Goliad First United Methodist Church, located at 134 W. Pearl St. More than 20 venders will provide educ...
Edward Jones assisting school supply drive
Jul 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – Local residents and businesses may assist Goliad ISD with a school supply drive by bringing in items to the Edward Jones branch office at 407 W. Pearl St. during regular business hours fro...
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Woman fills out a job application as she attends a job fair in New York
Private job gains in June were 281,000, which was the strongest reading since November 2012. Econ...
2014-07-30 07:59:03 -0500
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U.S. first lady Michelle Obama delivers remarks at the Summit of the Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders in Washington
By Annika McGinnis WASHINGTON (Reuters) - First lady Michelle Obama embraced her family’s African...
2014-07-30 13:28:13 -0500
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Former Virginia Governor Robert McDonnell arrives with his legal team for his trial in Richmond
By Gary Robertson RICHMOND Va (Reuters) - The businessman at the heart of a corruption trial invo...
2014-07-30 20:51:45 -0500
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Jonnie Williams leaves the federal courthouse in Richmond, Va., after testifying on the third day of former Governor Bob McDonnell and his wife Maureen's corruption trial, Wednesday, July 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Richmond Times-Dispatch, Alexa Welch Edlund)
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — They were once friends, or at least friendly. Both were self-made men who'd ...
2014-07-31 04:13:54 -0500
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