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Educator offers teachers H.E.L.P.
GOLIAD – The Tiger football team is accustomed to the benefit of a pep rally before a big game. On Wednesday, Aug. 10, more than 200 Tiger teachers and staff, already at school preparing for the st...
Aug 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Appraiser asks city for exemptions
GOLIAD – Goliad County Chief Appraiser Richard Miller warned the City Council Aug. 9 that unless it adopts homestead and over-65 exemptions senior citizens in the city could be in danger of being t...
Aug 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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VBS offerings support GPA, missionary
Contributed information Vacation Bible School was held June 10-11 at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Ander. The theme was “Pets Unleashed,” Where Jesus Cares “Fur” You. The kids discovered that Jesu...
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Judge: We are living beyond our means
GOLIAD – At a special budget workshop Monday, County Judge Pat Calhoun didn’t mince words. “We are living beyond our means,” he told commissioners and county department heads in the crowded courtro...
Aug 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Latest oil and gas updates
Beeville Publishing Co. publishes oil and gas permits and completions on a weekly basis. For Goliad County for the days of Aug. 6-11, 0 permits were requested and/or approved and 0 well completions...
Aug 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pair planning to open Goliad's first art gallery
GOLIAD – By next month, Goliad should have an art gallery. Gaye Urban and a colleague, Kathy Johnson, are busy refurbishing what used to be Faye’s Texas Naturals. Faye’s specialized is pepper produ...
Aug 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Canoe Trail Goliad to hold annual meeting and float
Aug 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – Canoe Trail Goliad (CTG) will conduct its annual meeting and a river float Wednesday, Aug. 17 at 5:30 p.m. at Branch Park Both the annual meeting and float are open to the public. The meet...
Free lunch applications available
Aug 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – Goliad Independent School District (GISD) has announced its policy for providing free and reduced-price meals for children served under the current income eligibility guidelines. Starting ...
Goliad Retired School Personnel holds feast for administrators
Aug 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – The Goliad Retired School Personnel held a barbecue supper on Thursday, Aug. 4, at the Ander Lutheran Church in honor of the current school administrators. Sixty-five people attended. Supe...
GISD lowers 2016 tax rate
Aug 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – The Goliad Independent School District board of trustees Monday evening voted in favor of a slight decrease in the property-tax rate. Last year’s tax was $1.18362 per $100 of taxable prope...
Piddling with Paper Ribbon Cutting held
by Debra Barker
Aug 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – Emika Moya began sharing her personal adventure in “Piddling with Paper” last summer. Moya was a popular teacher at Goliad High School. But after being involved in a car crash in 2009, she...
Cheerleaders invited to march in London Parade
Aug 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Contributed information Four varsity GISD cheerleaders have been invited to London to appear in the London New year’s Day parade.All-Americans are selected to try out based on superior cheerleading...

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Obama speaks during a meeting with his economic team at the White House in Washington
By Ayesha Rascoe WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will visit Louisiana on Tuesday to...
2016-08-23 05:23:41 -0500
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A gender neutral bathroom is seen at the University of California, Irvine
A U.S. judge blocked an Obama administration policy that public schools should allow transgender ...
2016-08-22 16:01:05 -0500
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An effort by the state of Kansas to reinstate rules requiring people to present proof of U.S. cit...
2016-08-23 05:27:18 -0500
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EASTPOINTE, Mich. (AP) — A 91-year-old man has shot and wounded another man who was apparently tr...
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