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Goliad Feed Co. store cat charms customers, but pet at your own risk
GOLIAD – The most popular staff member at Goliad Feed Company dropped into the lives of Darlene Davidson and Heather Warren. Literally. Davidson is the administrative assistant; Warren is in sales....
Jul 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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GISD planning for 2030
GOLIAD – Twenty people — 14 women, six men — sitting at five tables on a late Thursday afternoon are trying to define where the Goliad Independent School District (GISD) should be in 15 years. Amon...
Jul 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Democratic Headquarters to open
The grand opening for the new Goliad County Democratic Party, at 134 W. End St., across from the post office, is July 24 from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. It will feature a meet-and-greet with Goliad’s Con...
Jul 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dollar General grand opening all day Saturday
GOLIAD – Grand opening for the new Dollar General, at 250 East Pearl Street, is Saturday, starting at 8 a.m. The new store, with 50 percent more space than the old one, had a “soft” opening July 11...
Jul 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Funding headed for cliff
GOLIAD – The way Goliad Independent School District (GISD) Superintendent Dave Plymale describes it, in 2018 the district’s finances are heading for the edge of cliff. Dressed in his typical plaid ...
Jul 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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GVEC announces coloring contest winners
GONZALES –Representatives from the Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative (GVEC) and safety mascot, Louie the Lightning Bug, visited more than 3,000 students in more than 30 schools this year to pro...
Jul 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Latest oil and gas updates
Jul 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Beeville Publishing Co. publishes oil and gas permits and completions on a weekly basis. For Goliad County for the days of July 8-15, 0 permits were requested and/or approved and 0 well completions...
Library reading program fun
Jul 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Comedian Kipper Edge, known as “Mr. Kippy,” turns Marrissa Cordova, Trinity Popps and Ashlynn Whitten into three little pigs during the library’s summer reading program Thursday afternoon.
New Mason officers installed
Jul 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
New Mason officers installed at the 164th installation of officers at the Goliad Lodge 94 on June 24 are, from left: Howard Yeary, chaplain; Pat Calhoun, District Deputy Grand Master, the official ...
Chamber chooses design for Missions Tour de Goliad T-shirts
Jul 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
The Goliad Chamber of Commerce has chosen a design by artist Tammy Johnson to grace T-shirts worn by bikers entering this year’s annual Mission Tour de Goliad bike ride, celebrating its 25th annive...
Flag furors flutter, fester
by Bill Clough
Jul 16, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Glancing at the list of people wanting to speak in public comment at Monday morning’s county commissioners meeting, County Judge Pat Calhoun knew his latest decision about not lowering the U.S. fla...
Dollar's general in new digs
by Bill Clough
Jul 15, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
The most excited person in Goliad this week probably is Kriss Meyers. She’s the manager of Dollar General; her new store just opened on U.S. Highway 59, just half a mile west of the old one. Her em...

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Testing tubes are seen at the American Red Cross Charles Drew Donation Center in Washington
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration opened the door on Tuesday to a change in its blood donor d...
2016-07-26 15:30:53 -0500
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Inmate firefighters rest before constructing a fire break to stop the Soberanes Fire in Carmel Highlands
By Steve Gorman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Crews battling a deadly wildfire in rugged drought-strick...
2016-07-26 19:10:00 -0500
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A sign protesting a recent North Carolina law restricting transgender bathroom access in Durham, North Carolina
In court papers, lawyers for the student, Gavin Grimm, urged the Supreme Court to leave in place ...
2016-07-26 20:56:59 -0500
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Hillary Clinton nominated as Democratic candidate for president
Hillary Clinton has won the convention votes needed to capture the Democratic presidential nomina...
2016-07-26 22:43:28 -0500
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