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August wettest since 1914
Contributed information COLLEGE STATION – Preliminary totals indicate that August averaged about 5.69 inches of rain statewide, in a tie with 1914 for the wettest August on record, according to fig...
Sep 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Goliad Bridge Clubs announce August results
Contributed information GOLIAD – The following is information on Goliad Bridge Clubs scores for August. Aug. 2 – Hostess Mary Nell Young. High score, Jean Edwards 5360; Second high, Pauline Bruns 4...
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Tigers post first win of the season
In their Friday, Sept. 9 matchup, the Goliad Tigers beat the Bloomington Bobcats by a score of 54-14. See this week's Goliad Advance-Guard for more.
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4-Her’s begin school year with a full schedule of activities
By Tracy Berger Goliad 4-H Club report Regular Club meeting dates, times, and locations for the meetings are: •A.S.K.M. – first Wednesday of the month, 6:30 p.m. in the Ander-Weser Volunteer Fire D...
Sep 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Texas agency warns parents of dangers of children drowning
Contributed information Ninety-one kids and teens have drowned in Texas this year, the state’s highest total since 2009. With thousands of families planning to spend the last days of summer by swim...
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Letter to the Editor: Citizen warns of scam
Editor: I was recently made aware that a person whom I dearly love has become the victim of a scam that has been working its way through Goliad. This scam, called OneCoin, dupes people into believi...
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Library announces "Haunted Goliad" photo contest
by Claudine Janota
Sep 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Get in the Halloween spirit while capturing spooky photos for the Goliad County Library’s “Haunted Goliad” Photo Contest. We dare you to scare us. There is no entry fee and no limit of entries, but...
TxDot gathers, presents school supplies for elementary students
Sep 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Contributed photo The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) Maintenance section from Goliad purchased and donated school supplies to our local elementary. The school supplies and teacher plann...
Hidden treasures in old books - unexpected as they are priceless
by Bill Clough, Cloughlinks
Sep 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Two things attract me like the moth to the proverbial flame: books and manual typewriters (that work). I didn’t set out to be a typewriter collector, it just evolved. I can’t remember a time when I...
John von Dohlen earns academic honors
Sep 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Contributed information IRVING – Conference USA Academic Medal winners were announced and a total of 604 student‐athletes have earned the Conference USA Commissioner’s Academic Medal during the 201...
Retired teachers association expects to expand during school year
Sep 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Contributed information GOLIAD – District III Texas State Retired Teachers Association (TRTA) is planning an eventful and informational year as local retired educators and school personnel join in ...
GHS fine arts pair plan ambitious schedule
by Bill Clough
Sep 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – Goliad’s footlights are about to get a bit brighter. Jason Howard, Goliad High School’s director of fine arts and Ryan Martin, the school’s theatre director — who represent a quarter of a ...
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A memorial is pictured at the location where the police shooting of Keith Scott took place, in Charlotte, North Carolina
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (Reuters) - Less than a year before Keith Scott was shot and killed by a poli...
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A Houston lawyer suspected of wounding nine people in a shooting spree on Monday has been formall...
2016-09-27 14:11:01 -0500
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Actor Jennifer Lawrence arrives at a screening of X-Men Apocalypse at a cinema in London
(Reuters) - An Illinois man pleaded guilty on Tuesday to hacking the e-mail accounts of high-prof...
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MANDAN, N.D. (AP) — Authorities say people protesting the construction of an oil pipeline in Nort...
2016-09-27 18:20:00 -0500
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