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Athlete thanks supporters
Editor, I would like to take this opportunity to express my sincere appreciation for the support and overwhelming kindness family, friends and supporters provided in helping me attain my goal of co...
Aug 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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First responder training session was big success
Editor, The Texas Department of Public Safety, in conjunction with the Goliad County Volunteer Fire Department, conducted a training session on Traffic Crash Evidence Preservation and Emergency Veh...
Aug 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Goliad needs our prayers
Editor: Matthew 18-20 says, “For where two or three come together in my name there am I with them.” Meet me at the east side of courthouse for an old-time prayer meeting Saturday, Aug. 16 at 6:30 p...
Aug 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Goliad residents known for resiliency
Editor: Living in Goliad nowadays is like trying to predict the weather in South Texas. You know the old saying “If you don’t like it stick around and it will soon change!” This summer, so far, wil...
Aug 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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County officials’ credibility takes hit
Editor: For several years, many Goliad County citizens have applauded the activities of the EMS director who has provided outstanding professional services and demonstrated a unique ability to obta...
Aug 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Blood drive donors thanked
Editor: The City of Goliad hosted a blood drive with the South Texas Blood & Tissue Center on Saturday, July 12 during Market Days. I would like to thank everyone who came out and donated. Followin...
Jul 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Would cost of ER equal need?
Jul 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: As a concerned property owner and taxpayer in Goliad County, I am still waiting to know the status of the proposed new EMS station/DeTar ER. On Feb. 24, 2014, at commissioners court, an age...
Coach thanks sponsors of select basketball team
Jul 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: The Soldiers select basketball team placed third in the Corpus Christi MAYB tournament May 30-31. The team has been playing tournaments in Corpus Christi, Austin and San Antonio since late ...
Woman appreciative of local EMS services
Jul 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: It is a beautiful morning in Goliad, Texas, United States of America! I am so glad I am here to enjoy it. A week ago yesterday, the chances of my being able to experience the blessings of l...
Historical district worth protecting
Jul 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Most people regard Goliad’s Courthouse Square with its historic buildings as the heart and soul of the town. The Square has been praised by many, including some who think it the best courth...
Hiring law firm to assist attorney does make sense
Jul 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: In her recent letter to the editor, Ms. Kathy Johnson did not mention several facts pertinent to the selection of a law firm at the last Goliad City Council meeting. I would like to call at...
Surge of kids crossing border means trouble
by Chip Latcham
Jun 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
What started as a trickle has turned into a steady, troubling flow. Articles in the national and international media have again turned the spotlight on Texas-Mexico border crossing problems. Last m...
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U.S. journalist James Foley arrives, after being released by the Libyan government, at Rixos hotel in Tripoli
At least four hostages held in Syria by Islamic State militants, including U.S. The Islamic State...
2014-08-28 16:24:22 -0500
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Police walk through a cloud of smoke and tear gas as they clash with protesters Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014, in Ferguson, Mo. The protests were sparked after Michael Brown, an unarmed black man was shot and killed by Darren Wilson, a white Ferguson police officer on Aug. 9, 2014. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
A group of people caught up in unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, after a white officer killed a black...
2014-08-28 16:06:39 -0500
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A Syrian man accused of supplying electronic parts for roadside bombs used in attacks on U.S. Ahm...
2014-08-28 16:26:18 -0500
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Demonstrators are lined up outside the White House in Washington, Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, as they are being arrested during a protest on immigration reform. With impeachment threats and potential lawsuits looming, President Barack Obama knows whatever executive actions he takes on immigration will face intense opposition. So as a self-imposed, end-of-summer deadline to act approaches, Obama's lawyers are carefully crafting a legal rationale they believe will withstand scrutiny and survive any court challenges, administration officials say. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
WASHINGTON (AP) — With a self-imposed deadline looming, President Barack Obama said Thursday he s...
2014-08-28 17:04:06 -0500
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