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Council members sworn in during Nov. 13 meeting
GOLIAD – New city council members Luis Rodriguez and Shirley Young were sworn in during the Nov. 13 meeting at City Hall. Rodriguez received 289 votes while Young received 200 in the Nov. 4 general...
Nov 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Amber Alert issued for 6-month-old infant
GALVESTON – An Amber Alert has been issued out of Galveston for a 6-month-old infant named Jerome. The child is a black male last seen wearing a dark blue onesie with light blue trim and a Snoopy c...
Nov 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Goliad ISD campuses to be closed Nov. 24-28
GOLIAD – All Goliad Independent School District campuses will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday Monday, Nov. 24 through Friday, Nov. 28. Regular class schedules will resume on Monday, Dec. 1.
Nov 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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4-H’ers selling 9-1-1 signs
Goliad County 4-H Club members are selling 9-1-1 signs and will place an order Wednesday, Nov. 19. Call the Goliad County Extension Office at 645-8204 to place an order. The 12x6 signs are $15 for ...
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Latest oil and gas updates
Beeville Publishing Co. publishes oil and gas permits and completions for the following counties on a weekly basis: Bee, Goliad, Karnes, Nueces, Refugio and San Patricio. For the week of Nov. 7-12 ...
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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USGS studies sediment movement in San Antonio River basin
SAN ANTONIO – For the first time ever, scientists have simulated the movement of sediment throughout the San Antonio River Basin with a new U.S. Geological Survey model, created in cooperation with...
Nov 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kopecky high-point winner at horse show
Nov 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Goliad’s Kathleen Kopecky was the high-point winner in the 50-plus division and also won Reserve Champion Mare in the Star Horse Club’s South Texas Horse Show Series warm-up show on Oct. 25 at the ...
ZECA award winners announced at banquet
Nov 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
In the top photo, Hernan E. Jaso, right, receives the Humanitarian Award during the General Zaragoza Society’s third annual ZECA awards banquet Nov. 1. Presenting the award to Jaso is General Zarag...
Tri-County CEU Day set for Nov. 19
Nov 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
BEEVILLE – Area livestock and forage producers are invited to this year’s Tri-County CEU Day on Nov. 19. The seminar at the Beeville First National Bank community room located 1400 East Houston St....
City council to discuss 'intolerance of bias or unethical behavior' at Tuesday night's meeting
by Coy Slavik, Advance-Guard Editor
Nov 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – The Goliad City Council will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday to discuss five items, including the "need for proper decorum, ethical attitudes and intolerance of bias or unethical behavior." Ther...
Goliad County Arrest Report
Nov 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The following individuals were arrested by the Goliad County Sheriff’s Office or DPS during the week of Nov. 2-9 and have been charged or arraigned: • Amy Lea Ortiz, 48, of Goliad, theft of propert...
Ellis graduates from firefighter training school at Texas A&M
Nov 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Robert Ellis, a firefighter with the Goliad Volunteer Fire Department, was one of nearly 3,000 Texas firemen this year to graduate from the 85th Annual Municipal Fire School held July 20-25 at the ...

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Woman stops to visit the memorial set up where Michael Brown was shot and killed in Ferguson
By Daniel Wallis FERGUSON Mo (Reuters) - Residents of a St. Louis suburb were braced on Saturday ...
2014-11-22 13:40:10 -0600
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Volunteers, led by the Old First Ward Community Association, gather for a shovel brigade coordinated by the City in Buffalo
By Aaron Ingrao BUFFALO (Reuters) - As temperatures near Buffalo, New York, rose above freezing o...
2014-11-22 11:52:39 -0600
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SEATTLE (Reuters) - A South Dakota man shot and killed three people and critically wounded a four...
2014-11-22 11:55:46 -0600
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Crime Scene Generic
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A man set his house on fire and then started shooting at responding poli...
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