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Goliad man receives life sentences for aggravated sexual assault of child
VICTORIA – A Goliad man was sentenced to life in prison Friday after a Victoria County jury found him guilty of three counts of first-degree felony aggravated sexual assault of a child. Joaquin Qui...
Nov 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Loose livestock calls remain high
The following is an accounting of calls for service for October 2014. Please note they are by units/deputies sent (not including DPS or fire units) rather than a total number of events. Loose lives...
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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SARA Branch River Park improvements underway
GOLIAD – The San Antonio River Authority announced last week that construction has begun on improvements to Branch River Park located on East Fannin Street. The improvements include permanent restr...
Nov 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Goliad sees football season come to end
VICTORIA – The Goliad Tigers saw their 2014 football season come to an end Friday night in a 21-14 Class 3A, Division I area playoff loss to the Edna Cowboys at Memorial Stadium. Story, photos and ...
Nov 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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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
Nov 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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.
4-H’ers selling 9-1-1 signs
by Tracy Berger, Goliad County Extension Office
Nov 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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 ...
Latest oil and gas updates
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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 ...
USGS studies sediment movement in San Antonio River basin
Nov 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
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...

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A protester takes refuge from snowfall while sitting outside the Ferguson Police Station in Missouri
By Daniel Wallis and Edward McAllister FERGUSON, Mo. (Reuters) - Tensions eased in the St Louis s...
2014-11-27 09:53:37 -0600
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Balloons float down Central Park West during the 88th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York
By Barbara Goldberg NEW YORK (Reuters) - Millions of Americans were thankful just to arrive at th...
2014-11-27 12:01:12 -0600
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File of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg attends the lunch session of The Women's Conference in Long Beach
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the oldest member of the n...
2014-11-27 11:00:16 -0600
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Philadelphia Archbishop Charles Chaput speaks during a news conference Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, in Philadelphia. Roman Catholic leaders in Philadelphia are predicting as many as 2 million people could turn out to see Pope Francis during his first U.S. visit as pontiff in Sept. 2015. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Residents of the Philadelphia area are being asked to show some brotherly lov...
2014-11-27 12:18:56 -0600
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