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Goliad's Billo defends regional tennis title
SAN MARCOS – Goliad senior Ryder Billo is head back to the state tournament after rolling past Universal City Randolph's Jefferey Fagan 6-2, 6-3 in Thursday's boys singles final at the Region IV-2A...
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Goliad boys, girls sweep area track and field titles
CONVERSE – The Goliad Tigers and Tigerettes swept the team titles at Wednesday's District 29-2A/30-2A area track and field meet at Rutledge Stadium. The top four finishers in each event advanced to...
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Goliad's Roy qualifies for regional track and field meet in two events
CONVERSE – Goliad's Carl Roy finished second in the long jump and high jump Wednesday at the District 29-2A/30-2A track and field meet at Rutledge Stadium. The top four finishers in each event adva...
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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, Refugio and San Patricio. For the week of April 1-8 a total ...
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Tigers, Tigerettes to compete at area track and field meet Wednesday
GOLIAD – The Goliad Tigers and Tigerettes will take a combined 23 athletes to Wednesday’s District 29-2A/30-2A area track and field meet at Converse Judson’s Rutledge Stadium. The top three finishe...
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Councilwoman files complaints with attorney general, district attorney in protest of city council executive session
GOLIAD – Goliad City Councilwoman Liz Holsey stated at Tuesday night's city council meeting that she has filed complaints with the Texas Attorney General's Office and District Attorney Michael Shep...
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Goliad city council to meet Tuesday night
by Coy Slavik, Advance-Guard Editor
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GOLIAD – The Goliad city council will meet Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. On the agenda is a workshop discussion on the district attorney office's investigation of allegations of questionable lending practic...
This week's Advance-Guard available online and at local news stands
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In this week's Advance-Guard: • Victoria man arrested for death of Goliad County infant • Goliad County EMS coordinator awaits decision • County attorney and county commissioner unhappy with mail b...
Tigerettes fall 17-2 to Palacios in District 30-2A softball contest
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PALACIOS – The Goliad Tigerettes dropped a 17-2 decision to the Palacios Sharkettes in District 30-2A softball action Monday night. The loss sent the Tigerettes to 6-19 on the season and 4-9 in dis...
Sharks edge past Tigers 7-6
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PALACIOS – The Goliad Tigers fell to 2-6 in District 30-2A baseball play Monday night in a 7-6 loss to the Palacios Sharks. Colton Getschmann pitched all six innings and struck out 10. Matt Benavid...
Former city clerk charged with theft, tampering with government records
by Coy Slavik, Advance-Guard Editor
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GOLIAD – The Goliad County Sheriff’s Office arrested a former municipal court billing clerk last week on charges of theft of service and tampering with government records. Magdalena Molly Martinez,...
GHS audio/video students competing for first-ever UIL Young Filmmakers titles
by Coy Slavik, Advance-Guard Editor
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GOLIAD – Christy Zillig’s students in Goliad High School’s new video/audio production class have exceeded her and their own expectations this school year. The class has produced two seven-minute fi...

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File photo of fire boat response crews battling the blazing remnants of the offshore oil rig Deepwater Horizon off Louisiana
Four years after the Deepwater Horizon spill, oil is still washing up on the long sandy beaches o...
2014-04-18 05:36:58 -0500
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Handout photo shows mobile phones seized by Mississippi authorities at prisons across the state
By Colleen Jenkins WINSTON-SALEM, North Carolina (Reuters) - Cellphones smuggled into prisons by ...
2014-04-18 06:02:02 -0500
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A man walks past a row of General Motors vehicles at a Chevrolet dealership on Woodward Avenue in Detroit, Michigan
If General Motors Co creates a fund to compensate victims of its faulty ignition switches, an opt...
2014-04-18 07:03:17 -0500
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This 1914 photo provided by the Denver Public Library, Western History Collection, shows children and some adults posing for a photo at camp Ludlow in south central Colorado. Two women and 11 children died in a fire at the camp during a battle between the Colorado National Guard and striking coal miners. Sunday April 20, 2014 is the 100th anniversary of the Ludlow Massacre. (AP Photo/Denver Public Library, Western History Collection)
DENVER (AP) — A century ago this Sunday, 11 children and two women died in a fire that followed a...
2014-04-18 08:25:41 -0500
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