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Goliad swept in Section IV tournaments
The Goliad All-Stars lost 13-3 on July 14 to the New Braunfels All-Stars to be eliminated from the Little League Softball Section IV Texas East 10- and 11-year-old tournament in Victoria. New Braun...
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GHS fall sports teams begin workouts Aug. 4
GOLIAD – The Goliad High School football, volleyball and cross country teams will begin workouts on Monday, Aug. 4. The football teams will practice from 5 to 8:45 p.m. The volleyball teams will ho...
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Goliad grad to continue collegiate softball career with UHV Jaguars
VICTORIA – Goliad High School graduate Stacy Michelle Campbell will be joining the University of Houston-Victoria softball team after committing to the program. Campbell initially signed to play at...
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Lights, camera, action!
GOLIAD – One day, Jeff Horny just may realize his own life story could make for a great movie script. The film and television actor, producer and director has overcome physical and medical challeng...
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Good morning, Goliad!
Today is Thursday, July 24 Weather forecast: • Partly cloudy in the morning with scattered thunderstorms in the afternoon turning to clear skies in the evening. • 40 percent chance of rain during t...
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Tigers compete at Top Gun Camp
GOLIAD – Goliad seniors Ty Ross and Justin Thomas competed at one of the nation’s top high school football all-star camps last week. Ross, a defensive end, and Thomas, a wide receiver-defensive bac...
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Foreign persons must report holdings, transactions to Secretary of Agriculture
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REFUGIO – Refugio/Goliad County USDA Farm Service Agency Executive Director Robert Garcia Jr. reminds foreign persons with an interest in agricultural lands in the United States that they are requi...
Back-to-school health fair Aug. 5 in Goliad
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GOLIAD – A back-to-school health fair will be held Tuesday, Aug. 5 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Goliad First United Methodist Church, located at 134 W. Pearl St. More than 20 venders will provide educ...
This week's Advance-Guard available online and at local news stands
Jul 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
In this week's Advance-Guard: • Goliad family, friends mourn loss of Chris Garza with candlelight vigil • City council scrambles to fill two vacancies • Houston attorney contemplates next move in e...
Woman appreciative of local EMS services
Jul 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
Coastal Bend Crime Stoppers seeks help in solving theft of construction material
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GOLIAD – Coastal Bend Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the apprehension of the person(s) responsible for the theft of more than $10,000 worth of construction mate...
Good morning, Goliad!
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Today is Wednesday, July 23 Weather forecast: • Mostly sunny through the afternoon turning to partly cloudy in the evening. • 10 percent chance of rain during the afternoon increasing to 20 percent...

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Joseph Wood is pictured in this undated handout booking photo
By David Schwartz PHOENIX (Reuters) - Arizona executioners had to administer at least two full do...
2014-07-24 21:04:05 -0500
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By Steve Quinn JUNEAU Alaska (Reuters) - An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.9 struck on the coas...
2014-07-25 07:26:57 -0500
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A 43-year-old former Ford Motor Co engineer is being investigated by the FBI after listening devi...
2014-07-25 07:39:39 -0500
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A hospital worker views police activity near the scene of a shooting at a wellness center attached to Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital in Darby, Pa., on Thursday, July 24, 2014. A doctor grazed by gunfire from a patient who had entered his office in a suburban hospital's psychiatric unit stopped him by returning fire with his own gun and injuring him, authorities said. (AP Photo)
DARBY, Pa. (AP) — Authorities are attempting to determine why a patient fatally shot a caseworker...
2014-07-25 08:30:14 -0500
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