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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 | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Newspaper prospering at Goliad’s expense
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...
Sep 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Two-party shenanigans begin at local level
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...
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rotary Club’s golf event was big success
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...
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Mess’ may be bigger than first thought
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...
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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New councilman working hard to make city better
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...
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Merchants, city thank pep rally supporters
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Welcome back to school! The Second Annual Tiger-Tailgate Pep Rally was a huge success! What a great kickoff to the 2014-2015 school year for the staff and students of Goliad ISD.! We would ...
‘Chill-Out’ supporters thanked
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 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...
Golden Crescent CASA seeking volunteers
Aug 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor, The end of summer and the start of a new school year is an exciting time for most children. But for some, the beginning of school could reveal a dark secret when signs of abuse and neglect ...
Athlete thanks supporters
Aug 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
First responder training session was big success
Aug 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
Goliad needs our prayers
Aug 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
national news
A gay couple holds hands during a rally in support of the United States Supreme Court decision on marriage rights in San Diego
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said on Saturday the U.S. government wil...
2014-10-25 12:05:16 -0500
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People attend a community vigil at the Grove Church following a shooting at Marysville-Pilchuck High School in Marysville
By Eric M. Johnson and Victoria Cavaliere MARYSVILLE Wash. (Reuters) - Authorities in Washington ...
2014-10-25 14:01:45 -0500
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Pedestrians cross the street as cars wait at an intersection in Boston
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Transportation Department will conduct an internal review of U.S. auto...
2014-10-25 14:35:18 -0500
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Law enforcement officers gather at the site where a Sacramento County Sheriff's deputy was shot by an assailant who then carjacked two vehicles prompting a manhunt in Sacramento, Calif., Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. The deputy was taken to a hospital but his condition is not immediately known.(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — More than 100 law enforcement officers from across Northern California ...
2014-10-25 16:02:39 -0500
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