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Driver injured in truck rollover jailed, charged with felony
The driver of a Ford F250 who lost control of his vehicle May 31 at US 59 and Farm to Market Road 2987 just north of Fannin has been arrested. Goliad Department of Public Safety officers placed Tom...
Jun 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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From Goliad ranchland to forests and fjords
In another month she will leave the bushland of South Texas behind to return to her forests and fjords. Seventeen-year-old Mathea Roli will fly to her home in Trondheim, Norway, after spending 10 m...
Jun 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Exchange student heads for home 3,700 miles away
When Michelle Aguilar from Bolivia decided she wanted to become a foreign exchange student, she had a choice of Australia, Canada or the United States. Aguilar told the company that handles the pro...
Jun 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hazardous weather seminar offers free smoke alarms
GOLIAD – Educating the public on the dangers of inland flooding, destructive winds and tornadoes that can accompany tropical storms is the focus of a seminar June 15 at the Goliad Memorial Auditori...
Jun 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 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 May 26-31, 0 permits were requested and/or approved and 0 well completions...
Jun 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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City to establish municipal court to address code violations
GOLIAD – Faced with frequent and flagrant violations of the city’s code, the city council May 24 approved the establishment of a municipal court. “This is part of an ongoing effort for code enforce...
Jun 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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CommZoom boasts area’s Internet speeds
by Bill Clough
Jun 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – Trucks with the “CommZoom” Internet, television and phone logo are seen all over town, so the company’s chief executive officer decided to introduce the company to the city council. In doi...
Highlight of election-night tally focused on ‘projected’ winners
by Bill Clough
Jun 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – By the time the polls closed in the run-off election May 24 a handful of people already were waiting for the results. The center of attention was a projector screen ready to show the resul...
Rain of excitement: Meteorology delays graduation exercises by more than 90 minutes
by Bill Clough
Jun 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Because of, or despite of, meteorology and man, the Goliad High School class of 2016 received their diplomas Friday night. But, 90 or more minutes late and after six changes of venue. Originally, f...
Driver injured Tuesday in one-truck rollover
Jun 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
The driver was trapped in his vehicle at US59 and Farm-to-Market 2987 Tuesday after he lost control of his truck and slammed into a power poll.
Former coach fined after plea: Loses teacher certificate
by Bill Clough
Jun 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – When Kyle Taylor, former Goliad High School football coach and athletic director, appeared before County Judge Pat Calhoun at 1 p.m. May 18, the outcome already was decided. Taylor was the...
Commissioners approve juvenile detention contracts
by Advance-Guard Staff Report
Jun 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
In a 17-minute regular session, Goliad County commissioners Monday approved detention and residential contacts with the Victoria Regional Juvenile Justice Center. Commissioners unanimously approved...
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New Autopilot features are demonstrated in a Tesla Model S during a Tesla event in Palo Alto
(Reuters) - The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said on Thursday it is openin...
2016-06-30 15:36:15 -0500
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U.S. President Barack Obama speaks at a fundraiser for Washington Governor Jay Inslee in Seattle
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama on Thursday signed into law a relief plan pass...
2016-06-30 15:53:17 -0500
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U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan speaks about the House Democrats' sit-in over gun-control laws, during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington
By David Morgan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Republican-controlled U.S. House of Representatives, u...
2016-06-30 17:24:01 -0500
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Teen charged in death of school superintendent in Robbinsville, N.J.
An 18-year-old woman has been charged in a crash that killed Robbinsville School Superintendent D...
2016-06-30 17:42:18 -0500
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