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Deputies arrest fourth suspect in 2014 Garza beating death
GOLIAD – Sheriff’s deputies have arrested a fourth suspect in the July 4, 2014, slaying of Christoval Lee Garza, 38. Bradley James Matula, 36, was arrested May 12 and charged with assault with a de...
May 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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GMS students receive top honors
GOLIAD – The top eighth-grade student for the 2015-16 school year is Ashlyn Davis, the daughter of Kevin and Kim Davis. Davis has a 2-year average of 101.55. During her middle school career, she ha...
May 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Correcting a burial oversight
GOLIAD – Goliad County Judge Pat Calhoun, in his usual mild-mannered, introverted way, wants to stick it to the Alamo. “All you hear about is the Alamo, the Alamo, the Alamo. I want to change that,...
May 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Clough takes helm as Advance-Guard editor
Funny thing about newspapers: people are proprietary about them. You never hear someone say, “That’s my radio station.” But, on Thursdays, all sorts of customers come into the Advance-Guard office ...
May 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tigers, Tigerettes lauded at year-end banquet
GOLIAD – More than 50 awards were handed out May 18 at the Goliad High School annual athletic award banquet at the school’s event center. Most valuable player and fighting heart awards were given t...
May 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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GHS to host summer robotics camp June 13-17
GOLIAD – The Goliad High School Technology and Engineering Club is hosting the school’s First Youth Robotics camp for students ages 11-14 or incoming sixth through eighth graders. Camps will be hel...
May 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nothing deters this valedictorian, not even broken bones
by Bill Clough
May 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – Nothing was going to keep Danielle Garza from being named the Goliad High School valedictorian. Not even a broken collarbone. The 17-year-old is the youngest of three sisters — Elizabeth a...
Latest oil and gas updates
May 25, 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 May 13-18, 0 permits were requested and/or approved and 0 well completions...
Breen, White win Goliad County runoff races
May 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Results from Tuesday night's runoff election: District Attorney, 24th Judicial District • Rob Lassman, 240 • Terry Breen, 328 Precinct 3 County Commissioner • Mickey White, 187 • Amanda Fly, 130 Se...
Jury Duty Cancelled Monday
by Bill Clough
May 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
No jury duty May 23.
Early Voting Ends Friday
by Bill Clough
May 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Early voting polls remain open from 8 a.m. yo 5 p.m. through Friday.
Kyle Taylor Accepts Plea Bargain
by Bill Clough
May 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Former Goliad High School athletic director agrees to pay a $1,500 fine and to surrender his teacher certificate.

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