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The Tigerettes open district meet with two victories
The No. 2 ranked Goliad Tigerettes are off to a 2-0 start in District 29-3A volleyball action after victories over Bloomington and Skidmore-Tynan last week. In the district opener in Bloomington ba...
Sep 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Listening for the tick of the minute hand of fall
According to the Naval Observatory, autumn officially arrives at 9:21 a.m. Sept. 22. However, in South Texas, where oak leaves turn from green to brown and fall in March, there are numerous signs o...
Sep 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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JV Tigers defeat Marion
Contributed information The Goliad JV Tigers collected a 14-0 shutout over visiting Marion on Thursday night to improve to 2-2 on the season. Carlos Vasquez scored on a three-yard run and two-point...
Sep 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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GISD now part of High Performance School Consortium
GOLIAD – The Goliad Independent School District has another feather in its proverbial cap. The Texas High Performance Schools Consortium has invited GISD to become an associate. “Originally the Con...
Sep 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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GISD schools driver suggests: Don't spare the Charmin
At 3 o’clock every school day a school bus driver at Goliad High School goes through a private checklist: air conditioning … air brakes …rolls of toilet paper. Toilet paper? They’re a useful method...
Sep 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Meet the 2016 GHS homecoming court
Homecoming Queen Candidates Kendall Coles Grade: Senior She is the daughter of: Donna and Art Coles Escort’s name: Rhett Davis He is the son of: Kim and Kevin Davis College or university planning t...
Sep 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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City approves taxpayer exemptions
by Bill Clough
Sep 22, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – Two hours into a budget hearing, the Goliad City Council approved the adoption of homestead and over-65 exemptions. The action follows County Appraiser Richard Miller’s strongly urging the...
Benefit walk to be held Sept. 24 at fair grounds
by Paul Gonzales
Sep 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – When Vickie Rodriguez was six months pregnant, doctors informed her that her unborn son Matthew had hydrocephalus, commonly known as “water on the brain.” While it’s not technically water,...
Latest oil and gas updates
Sep 21, 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 Sept. 8-14, 0 permits were requested and/or approved and 2 well completion...
Goliad Tigerettes win at Columbus, Brazos
by Michael S. McCracken
Sep 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
WALLIS — The No. 2 ranked Goliad Tigerettes pushed their record to 25-2 on Friday night (Sept. 9) with a three-game victory over the host Brazos Lady Cougars, 25-20, 25-21, 25-11. Roxanne Morris an...
On the perversity of inanimate objects
by Bill Clough, Cloughlinks
Sep 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
In any other world, 9 a.m. on a Saturday shouldn’t exist. I’m reminded of a obscure World War II correspondent who started a dispatch from the Italian campaign with “Nothing, not even war, should s...
GISD to hold open house Monday
Sep 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Contributed information GOLIAD – Goliad Schools at each campus will be hosting their Open House on Monday, Sept. 19: Elementary School – 4:30-6 p.m. Middle School – 5-6:30 p.m. High School – 5:30–6...

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U.S. President Obama talks to Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Chairman Archambault II at Cannon Ball Flag Day Celebration at Cannon Ball Powwow Grounds on Standing Rock Sioux Reservation in North Dakota
CANNON BALL, N.D./WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Three days after guard dogs attacked Native Americans pr...
2016-09-26 04:25:19 -0500
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Gunman injures several in Houston; suspect shot by police
A troubled lawyer opened fire on morning commuters in Houston on Monday, injuring at least nine p...
2016-09-26 10:03:25 -0500
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NFL: Cleveland Browns at Miami Dolphins
By Zachary Fagenson MIAMI (Reuters) - Miami Marlins star Jose Fernandez, one of the most dominant...
2016-09-26 00:16:57 -0500
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MOUNT VERNON, Wash. (AP) — Court documents: Washington mall shooting suspect confessed to detecti...
2016-09-26 12:35:52 -0500
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