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Goliad State Park's summer program - Adventures in Camping
Goliad State Park’s annual summer program “Adventures in Camping” for children ages 8-12 will be July 14-16. Among the activities July 14 — which will run from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.— include archery and...
Jul 06, 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 June 24-30, 0 permits were requested and/or approved and 0 well completion...
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Presidio La Bahia - Teaching history one stitch at a time
All museums are time machines, and the mechanism at Presidio La Bahia is humming, particularly every Wednesday through August. That’s when Director Scott McMahon dons period clothes, picks up his p...
Jul 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Goliad Commissioners hear flag concerns
Democratic County Chairman Charles Clapsaddle took issue Monday with County Judge Pat Calhoun’s decision not to lower the courthouse flags in honor of those massacred at Orlando. Calhoun cited chap...
Jul 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fruit shooting contest raises $78,000 for Make-A-Wish Foundation
More than 70 riflemen raised more than $78,000 for the Make-A-Wish foundation June 10-11 at a “fruit shoot” on a ranch between Runge and Kenedy. Jeff Sellers, who helped organize the event, says he...
Jul 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Coleto Creek Park ready for Independence Day annual fireworks show
Fireworks are as much a part of July 4 as hot-dogs and a picnic. This Monday will be no exception. At the Guadalupe-Blanco River Authority’s Coleto Creek Park, a low-altitude fireworks display will...
Jul 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Commissioners fund GPA - Free spay, neuter program will remain through October
by Bill Clough
Jul 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
County Commissioners Monday morning approved funding for the free neuter and spay program sponsored by Goliad Pet Adoption (GPA). The court unanimously voted $13,500 to help defray GPA’s costs thro...
Emergency Management Office staff thanks Goliad
Jun 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The Goliad Office of Emergency Management recently recognized partners in the Goliad Hurricane Preparedness Event June 15 and thanked the public for attending the event. Area partners who participa...
County appraises Coleto Power Plant at $255M; settles at $195M
Jun 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
The owners of the Coleto Creek Power plant are not taking the county to court this year over its appraisal. County Judge Pat Calhoun, at the end of the Commissioners Court regular session Monday, a...
Latest oil and gas updates
Jun 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Beeville Publishing Co. publishes oil and gas permits and completions on a weekly basis. For Goliad County for the days of June 16-23, 0 permits were requested and/or approved and 2 well completion...
Ombudsman volunteers needed
Jun 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Caring volunteers are needed for rewarding work as advocates for nursing home residents. Ombudsmen visit nursing homes to promote quality care and to protect residents’ rights. Free initial and ong...
Black bass best fishing at Coleto Creek
Jun 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Black bass were the only fish at the Coleto Creek Reservoir last week biting enough to be rated in the “good” category. Coleto Creek Park Chief Ranger Wilfred Korth reports bass up to 5 pounds resp...
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Police officers salute the hearse as they attend the funeral of slain Dallas police Sgt. Michael Smith in Dallas
By Lisa Maria Garza DALLAS (Reuters) - The Dallas Police Department, which was struggling to recr...
2016-07-22 21:50:31 -0500
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Crews battle the so-called Sand Fire in the Angeles National Forest near Los Angeles, California
Firefighters struggled on Sunday to contain a fast-spreading wildfire that killed at least one pe...
2016-07-24 19:58:01 -0500
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The Oakland Police Department supervisor, who was not injured, was responding to a call at about ...
2016-07-24 09:53:50 -0500
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28 hospitalized after SEPTA bus, tractor trailer collide in Yeadon
Twenty-eight people are hospitalized after a SEPTA bus and tractor trailer collided in Delaware C...
2016-07-24 20:26:09 -0500
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