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Good morning, Goliad!
Today is Wednesday, Aug. 27 Weather forecast: • Sunny in the morning and afternoon turning to partly cloudy in the evening. • High temperature near 96 this afternoon with a low around 76 in the eve...
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Former Grand Knight honored
Outgoing Grand Knight of Council 7512 Daryl Lau, right, had his name engraved on the Past Grand Knight plaque. Christian Rickman, left, is the current Grand Knight of the Council.
Aug 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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GHS cross country teams seek to defend district titles
GOLIAD – Goliad cross country coach Ed Ousley welcomes back his entire varsity girls team that won a district title in 2013, but is still seeking runners to complete the boys varsity squad. Goliad ...
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Tuesday's city council meeting cancelled
GOLIAD – Tuesday night's city council meeting has been cancelled. City council is scheduled to meet again at 6:30 p.m. Thursday for its second "Common Ground" meeting to receive quest6ions from cit...
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Good morning, Goliad!
Today is Tuesday, Aug. 26 Weather forecast: • Partly cloudy in the morning with 40 percent chance of thunderstorms in afternoon and turning partly cloudy to in the evening. • High temperature near ...
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County’s jobless rate holds steady in July
VICTORIA – The unemployment rate in Goliad County remained at 4.4 percent during the month of July. Workforce of the Golden Crescent reported 168 Goliad County residents filed jobless claims in Jul...
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Goliad County sales tax revenue down from 2013
Aug 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
AUSTIN – Goliad County received $44,497.19 in sales tax revenue in August. The amount is a 32.3 percent increase from the 33,637.53 taken in during the same period in 2013. Goliad County has receiv...
Tigerettes take third at Victoria ISD tournament
Aug 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
VICTORIA – The Goliad Tigerettes took third place at the Victoria ISD Volleyball Tournament on Friday and Saturday. The Tigerettes lost 25-17, 25-21 to Victoria West in pool play Friday before beat...
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Aug 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Today is Monday, Aug. 25 Weather forecast: • Sunny in the morning turning to partly cloudy in afternoon and clear in the evening. • High temperature near 101 this afternoon with a low around 73 in ...
Water well repairs continue
by Coy Slavik, Advance-Guard Editor
Aug 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – Public Works Director Shawn Gaskamp informed council that the water well located at the corner of San Patricio and Franklin streets that has been out of operation since July 30 won’t be fu...
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Aug 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Today is Friday, Aug. 22 Weather forecast: • Partly cloudy in the morning turning to sunny in afternoon and mostly clear in the evening. • High temperature near 99 this afternoon with a low around ...
Three residents file for two city council positions
by Coy Slavik, Advance-Guard Editor
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – Three Goliad residents, including a former mayor and city councilwoman, filed for the Nov. 4 special city council election before Thursday's 5 p.m. deadline. Shirley A. Young, 74, served a...

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Dwayne Isgrig pulls his children through the street while taking part in a protest in Ferguson
By Edward McAllister ST. LOUIS (Reuters) - More than 100 demonstrators marched peacefully in St. ...
2014-08-27 04:21:59 -0500
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Curtis, an American writer released this week after nearly two years of captivity in Syria, talks to reporters near his mother's home in Cambridge
An American writer released this week after nearly two years of captivity in Syria said he was ov...
2014-08-27 09:28:05 -0500
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Camera drone flown by Wilson flies near the scene where two buildings were destroyed in an explosion, in the East Harlem section in New York City
By AARON MENDELSON SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The California State Senate passed legislation on Tu...
2014-08-27 00:42:42 -0500
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Former Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell, left, and her daughter Cailin Young arrive at federal court, Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, in Richmond, Va. The defense in her corruption case is expected to rest today. McDonnell and his husband Bob, the former Virginia Governor, are charged with accepting more than $165,000 in gifts and loans from former Star Scientific Inc. CEO Jonnie Williams in exchange for promoting his company's dietary supplements. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A friend of Maureen McDonnell has suggested that the Virginia former first l...
2014-08-27 10:06:24 -0500
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