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Woman appreciative of local EMS services
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...
Jul 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Historical district worth protecting
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...
Jul 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hiring law firm to assist attorney does make sense
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...
Jul 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Surge of kids crossing border means trouble
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...
Jun 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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County officials need to wear dancing shoes
Editor: It is always interesting to recognize whose ox is gored by the truth. Accordingly, I stand by my claim that both the hokey pokey and the hanky panky are alive and active right here in River...
May 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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No ‘mess’ found here in Goliad
Editor: It seems that it all began when the Victoria Advocate blazed out a headline “Goliad’s Million Dollar Mess.” So District Attorney Shepherd called in the Texas Rangers to investigate. Eventua...
May 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Holsey deserves support of city
May 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: I attended the Goliad City Council meeting on April 17 and listened with alarm as Councilwoman Liz Holsey made startling revelations about what occurred during the City Council’s closed ses...
Too much politics behind closed doors in our county
May 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: I would like to express my thanks to Suzi Warzecha and Mary Margaret Ara for the paid ads published in the April 23, 2014 Advance-Guard. I believe that the citizens of Goliad need to know a...
Heard, Zengerle thanked for service
May 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: I’d like to thank Dr. Mark Heard and Dr. Claire Zengerle for their 18 years of service (gratis) as Goliad County EMS Medical Directors; and would also like to apologize to them on behalf of...
County judge says medical directors didn’t want ER in Goliad County
May 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Did you know? ... • The former EMS medical directors were upset that the county and DeTar Hospital had discussions about the possibility of having an emergency department in Goliad. • Many,...
Goliad ISD PTO fundraiser set for Friday
May 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: The Goliad ISD PTO (Parent Teacher Organization) will be holding its annual Spring Fling Carnival, Silent Auction and Fundraiser on Friday, May 2 from 3:30 to 7 p.m. behind the Goliad Eleme...
City has fraud prevention protocol
Apr 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: As city administrator, I would like to openly thank Mr. Everett Jacob for his recent letter to the editor addressing the possible options to prevent fraud in city finances. Fraud of taxpaye...
national news
Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr. speaks during a news conference at his office in midtown Manhattan, New York
By Karen Freifeld NEW YORK (Reuters) - Police have arrested seven people on charges they were tie...
2014-07-23 17:16:30 -0500
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Skakel reacts to being granted bail during his hearing at Stamford Superior Court, in Stamford, Connecticut
By Richard Weizel STAMFORD Conn. (Reuters) - Michael Skakel, a Kennedy cousin awaiting retrial af...
2014-07-23 17:13:20 -0500
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U.S. President Barack Obama speaks before signing the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act at the White House in Washington
By Jeff Mason SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - President Barack Obama has sent a team to Texas to assess...
2014-07-23 15:56:46 -0500
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By Suzi Parker LITTLE ROCK Ark. (Reuters) - The Little Rock Air Force Base in Arkansas lifted a l...
2014-07-23 17:19:56 -0500
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