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Law enforcement officials thanked
Editor: I read the article about Trooper San Miguel’s participation in Operation Strong Safety. I am glad to see that someone who lives in our community is receiving recognition for their participa...
Nov 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sheriff Brumby thanks students for donations to Silver Santa fundraiser
Editor: For the last several years, the students of the Goliad Elementary School, which includes what used to be the Goliad Intermediate School, has raised money for Silver Santa during the Book Fa...
Nov 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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DRT thanks those involved in ceremony
Editor: The Presidio La Bahia Chapter of the DRT’s would like to thank several people for helping with a lovely ceremony where a historic site medallion was dedicated at the Fannin Monument. The ev...
Oct 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Health Fair supporters thanked
Editor: On behalf of Goliad County, I would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who participated and attended Goliad County’s first Employee/Retiree Health Fair. We gratefully acknowled...
Oct 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Resident appreciates efforts of GCSO officer
Editor: I would like to commend Goliad County Sheriff’s Office Corporal Virginia Escojido for alerting me to a cow loose on the highway near my ranch toward Cuero. She not only turned on the patrol...
Oct 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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We must protect our qualities of freedom
Editor: The quality of freedom is not strained; it falleth as the gentle rain from Heaven, on the earth below. – William Shakespeare These qualities include but are not limited to freedom of speech...
Oct 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Newspaper prospering at Goliad’s expense
Sep 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: For many Goliad folks, it seems the nearby leading metro paper has a special front page-reserved spot for anything contaminating to Goliad. We have gone from obey, respect the law and disti...
Two-party shenanigans begin at local level
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: The continuing announcements of dedicated Democrats as Republican candidates is suspicious at best and probably worse than immediately obvious. When buzzards circle they have a remarkable s...
Rotary Club’s golf event was big success
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: The Goliad Rotary had a very successful golf tournament thanks to the support of 52 area players and the assistance of the Goliad Golf Club. Sponsors for the event included Coleto Creek Pow...
‘Mess’ may be bigger than first thought
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: There is an undercurrent of opinions voiced by some that the “Goliad Million Dollar Mess” is not real. These same people blame the people who uncovered the mess for dividing the city. I say...
New councilman working hard to make city better
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: In regard to the continued attacks on Goliad Councilman Joey Thompson in local papers – as a newcomer to our city, he was elected by a large majority and has worked tirelessly to educate hi...
‘Chill-Out’ supporters thanked
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: We would like to give thanks to all those who made our annual “Chill Out” at First United Methodist Church in Goliad a success. Thanks to those of you who donated cash, cookies and door pri...
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Protesters lie in an intersection during a demonstration, following the Monday grand jury decision in the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, in Los Angeles
By Ellen Wulfhorst, Daniel Wallis and Edward McAllister FERGUSON, Mo. (Reuters) - Missouri's gove...
2014-11-25 19:27:13 -0600
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U.S. President Obama talks about immigration reform in Chicago
By Steve Holland CHICAGO (Reuters) - President Barack Obama was interrupted several times by heck...
2014-11-25 18:19:31 -0600
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U.S. President Obama talks about immigration reform in Chicago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama pledged on Tuesday to veto a deal still under negot...
2014-11-25 20:05:14 -0600
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Demonstrators hold up their hands during a protest Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, in Philadelphia, the day after a grand jury's decision not to indict a white Ferguson, Mo., police officer who killed 18-year-old black Michael Brown. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about ...
2014-11-25 20:03:02 -0600
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