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Couple identified in 'Mystery History' photo
The couple in this “Mystery History” photo published in the Jan. 22, 2014 Advance-Guard is Frank Douglas, who is shown escorting the Goliad High School Tiger Queen of 1948, Leah Jane Weatherford. I...
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Goliad County 4-H’ers compete at Comal County Invitational Shoot
Three members of the Goliad 4-H shotgun team traveled to the National Shooting Complex in San Antonio to compete in the Comal County Invitational Shoot. Pictured from left are Kyle Stock, Kassidy B...
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Nomination deadline nears for local FSA county committees
WASHINGTON — U.S. Department of Agriculture Farm Service Agency Administrator Juan Garcia reminds farmers, ranchers and other agricultural producers that Aug. 1 is the deadline for local FSA county...
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Goliad County civil calls rose sharply in June
Calls about civil and civil standbys doubled to 32 in June. Fires have more than doubled. Disturbances continue to be high. Loose livestock calls always are high. Along with these calls, deputies m...
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Goliad County Arrest Report
The following individuals were arrested by the Goliad County Sheriff’s Office or DPS during the week of July 14-20 and have been charged or arraigned: • Luis Michael Flores, 49, of Goliad, murder •...
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Good morning, Goliad!
Today is Monday, July 28 Weather forecast: • Sunny in the morning turning to mostly sunny in the afternoon and partly cloudy in the evening. • 10 percent chance of rain during the afternoon and eve...
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Blackburn, residents calculating next move
by Coy Slavik, Advance-Guard Editor
Jul 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – Houston environmental attorney James Blackburn is contemplating his next move after the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s decision last month to withdraw 10 percent of its aquifer exe...
Vargas pleased with preliminary STAAR results
by Coy Slavik, Advance-Guard Editor
Jul 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – Goliad ISD Superintendent Emilio Vargas was happy with his students’ scores in the preliminary State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness tests, but knows there is still plenty of ro...
Goliad man says he witnessed attack on Garza
by Coy Slavik, Advance-Guard Editor
Jul 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – A Goliad man has described his account of the hours leading up to the death of Chris Garza to Goliad County Sheriff's Office investigators and claims he witnessed an attack on the 38-year-...
Good morning, Goliad!
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Today is Friday, July 25 Weather forecast: • Sunny in the morning turning to mostly sunny in the afternoon and clear in the evening. • 10 percent chance of rain during the afternoon and evening. • ...
Tiger season tickets to go on sale Aug. 4
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GOLIAD – Previous season ticket holders will get first chance to purchase season tickets for the for the 2014 Goliad Tiger football season on Aug. 4-17. Previous season ticket holders can repurchas...
Goliad swept in Section IV tournaments
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The Goliad All-Stars lost 13-3 on July 14 to the New Braunfels All-Stars to be eliminated from the Little League Softball Section IV Texas East 10- and 11-year-old tournament in Victoria. New Braun...

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Shelly Sterling, 79, speaks at a news conference with her lawyer Pierce O'Donnell in Los Angeles
By Eric Kelsey LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The estranged wife of Los Angeles Clippers co-owner Donald...
2014-07-28 19:50:24 -0500
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By Terry Wade and Supriya Kurane HOUSTON (Reuters) - Acting on a request from the central governm...
2014-07-29 03:27:21 -0500
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Firefighters protect an evacuated home while the "Sand Fire" burns behind, near Plymouth, California
A private drone trying to film a wildfire that has charred nearly six square miles in Northern Ca...
2014-07-28 23:37:29 -0500
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BOSTON (AP) — They weren't castaways, but like the tourists on Gilligan's Island, a group of whal...
2014-07-29 05:38:11 -0500
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