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Scouts collect 560 pounds of food for Outreach Food Pantry
Contributed photo Cub Scout Pack 64 and Boy Scout Troop 60 collected 560 pounds of food for Goliad Outreach and Food Pantry on Saturday, Nov. 12. Some of the scouts who collected food were (from le...
Nov 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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TxDOT hopes to end 16-year deadly streak
AUSTIN – The Lone Star State marked a deadly milestone on Monday as at least one fatality has occurred each and every day on Texas roadways since Nov. 7, 2000. In an effort to end this deadly 16-ye...
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Joyce Elayne Mollicone
Joyce Elayne Mollicone, age 83, of Goliad, Texas, passed away Tuesday night, November 22, 2016, after a long illness. Joyce was born in rural Texas, south of San Antonio, on December 25, 1932, the ...
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Bailout results in five apprehensions
Contributed information GOLIAD – Four illegal immigrants and one U.S. citizen were taken into custody by the Goliad County Sheriff’s Office after a traffic stop and bail-out early Wednesday afterno...
Nov 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Three types of honeybees, some work, some play
The Taproot Last week I did a brief overview of the honeybee and gave some interesting facts about them. This week I wanted to give a more in depth lesson on the three types of honeybees that inhab...
Nov 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Santa Claus is on the move
GOLIAD – Goliad’s getting a new Santa. The Goliad City Council, meeting in regular session Nov. 8, approved the purchase of $8,513 new Christmas decorations, including a new Santa from Downtown Dec...
Nov 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Museum bell tower repairs to start before year's end
by Bill Clough, Special to The Advance-Guard
Nov 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – Repair work on the bell tower atop the Market House Museum should be underway before the end off the year. During the same Nov. 8 session in which the Goliad City Council approved the purc...
Goliad Tigers end their football season with a loss to Yoakum Bulldogs 23-21
Nov 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Goliad Tigers end their football season with a loss to Yoakum Bulldogs 23-21. For full story, see next week's edition of the Goliad Advance-Guard.
Tigers rally past Edna in area, Yoakum up next in regional semifinal round
by Michael S. McCracken
Nov 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
PORT LAVACA – A clutch 30-yard touchdown pass from sophomore quarterback Rocky Morris to junior receiver Trevor Parr with less than a minute to play propelled the Goliad Tigers past the Edna Cowboy...
Shop small: Big idea in downtown
by Bill Clough, Special to The Advance-Guard
Nov 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – The city of Goliad is about to promote small shopping in a big way. For the first time, the Main Street program is sponsoring “Shop Small Saturday,” Nov. 26. “This is Goliad’s Black Friday...
Advance-Guard closed on Thursday
Nov 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
The Goliad Advance-Guard office will be closed Thursday, Nov. 24, in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. We would like to wish our readers a very safe and happy holiday.
Advance-Guard closed on Thursday
Nov 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The Goliad Advance-Guard office will be closed Thursday, Nov. 24, in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. We would like to wish our readers a very safe and happy holiday.
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Chicago skyline is framed by icicles in Chicago
By Timothy Mclaughlin CHICAGO (Reuters) - Forecasters are sending chills down some spines with a ...
2016-12-08 16:39:54 -0600
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A longtime activist Chicago priest who has marched in protests, attended vigils and delivered ser...
2016-12-09 05:24:25 -0600
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Lawmakers in Ohio approved a bill on Friday that opens the way for licensed gun owners to carry c...
2016-12-09 04:05:33 -0600
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NFL player home vandalized with racist graffiti
The FBI and police in North Jersey are investigating a break-in at an NFL player's home as a hate...
2016-12-09 05:38:48 -0600
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