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Massacre or execution?
Editor: The very significant events of the Texas Revolution are quite real and prevalent here in Goliad County. The most important part of our involvement in the Revolution 180 years ago is the fac...
Mar 05, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Library deserves awards
Editor: Congratulations to the head of the Goliad County Library, Claudine Janota, who was named the Employee of the Year at the Goliad Chamber of Commerce banquet, and to the Goliad County Library...
Mar 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Political signs protected by law
Editor: Two weeks ago, I addressed the commissioners court about roadside signs. Last week’s Advance-Guard provided a fine summary of that presentation; but, as I read it I realized I had not done ...
Feb 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thank you
Editor: The Goliad County Little League would like to recognize and say “thank you” to our County Commissioners Alonzo Morales and David Bruns along with Goliad resident Jay Harvey for assisting us...
Feb 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thank you
Editor: On behalf of the Goliad Astron Club, I want to thank you for advance publication of the information on the recent Taste of Goliad. We had a very successful event. Members of the Astron Club...
Feb 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vote for Goliad
Editor: In this election, there must be new ideas that focus on the emancipation of the human personality from old worn out concepts. The refashioning of institutions in accordance with reason and ...
Feb 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thank you
Jan 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: The Goliad County Little League would like to thank Jack Morris and True Grit Construction, Bobby Tislow and Isaac Guerra for their support and assistance in helping us move dirt in and aro...
Concerned about recent littering
Jan 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: In the last three weeks, I have seen many cattle pellets sacks on FM 1726. These sacks were probably thrown in the back of a truck and flew out when the driver gained speed. Please do not t...
Calling for new Christmas decor
Jan 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: I am just saying: does anyone else think those run-down Christmas angels we hang every year for how long now are the absolute worst effort they have ever seen? You can’t even tell that they...
Astron Club seeks participants
Jan 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Goliad Astron Club’s “Taste of Goliad” wants you! If you have a restaurant, catering company, bakery or any other business providing food or drink, you are invited to join us for this event...
Silver Santa says thanks to volunteers
Jan 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Christmas came early this year when new toys, books and clothing individually wrapped were distributed to 197 children from 79 Goliad families through the Goliad County Sheriff’s Silver Santa progr...
Goliad Outreach offers thanks to community
Jan 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: We would like to give a hearty thanks to the citizens of Goliad County for your generous support during the past year and at Christmas time with your monetary, clothing and food donations t...
national news
The death chamber and the steel bars of the viewing room are seen at the state penitentiary in Huntsville, Texas
The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to hear an appeal asserting that the death penalty violates ...
2016-05-31 12:04:21 -0500
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A U.S. Border Patrol vehicle drives by the 18-foot (five-metre) high rusty steel barrier along the U.S.-Mexico border at sunset in Brownsville, Texas
By Julia Edwards WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department on Tuesday filed an emergency...
2016-05-31 12:44:44 -0500
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Flowers lay around a bronze statue of a gorilla and her baby outside the Cincinnati Zoo's Gorilla World exhibit in Cincinnati, Ohio
By Ginny McCabe CINCINNATI (Reuters) - Police are investigating possible criminal charges in a Ci...
2016-05-31 11:39:20 -0500
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A boy brings flowers to put beside a statue of a gorilla outside the shuttered Gorilla World exhibit at the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, Monday, May 30, 2016, in Cincinnati. A gorilla named Harambe was killed by a special zoo response team on Saturday after a 4-year-old boy slipped into an exhibit and it was concluded his life was in danger. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
CINCINNATI (AP) — Police said Tuesday they were investigating the circumstances surrounding a 4-y...
2016-05-31 13:06:14 -0500
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