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GISD lowers 2016 tax rate
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...
Aug 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Piddling with Paper Ribbon Cutting held
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...
Aug 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cheerleaders invited to march in London Parade
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...
Aug 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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At elementary school library: Tiger, tiger, burning bright
Advance-Guard staff More than 750 elementary students and teachers coming to school Aug. 22 may get the feeling they are being watched. A new mural, on display in the library, shows a tiger whose e...
Aug 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ranchers to set conservation priorities
GOLIAD – Ranchers seeking state and federal financial assistance for water quantity and quality, brush management and pest control projects are asked to attend an annual meeting Aug. 9. The annual ...
Aug 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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GISD teachers start school year with a rally
Contributed information Goliad Independent School District will welcome back teachers and staff on Wednesday Aug. 10 for “Rally Day.” Staff will be served breakfast from 8 to 9 a.m. The district’s ...
Aug 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Navy hears neighborly complaints about daily airport use
by Bill Clough
Aug 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – The U.S. Navy held a party at 6 p.m. Thursday evening in the Julie Wimberly Homemaking Building but only 14 people came. There were four Navy pilots from the Naval Air Station in Corpus Ch...
Wanting to be in the zone
by Bill Clough
Aug 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
The last thing Lydia Flores needs is controversy. All she wants is her own home. For the last five years she has lived in an apartment with her daughter, Liberty. But, her mother is elderly so Flor...
US Highway 59 paving: only thing remaining's lane striping
Aug 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – Paving on U.S. Highway 59 from Goliad to the Victoria County line east of Fannin should be completed this week. Joe Hernandez, the Goliad maintenance supervisor for the Texas Department of...
Latest oil and gas updates
Aug 03, 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 July 23-31, 0 permits were requested and/or approved and 1 well completion...
How does your garden grow?
Aug 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
When Donnie Flanigan looks out his kitchen door, he doesn’t see a back yard. He sees a cornucopia. He is a home builder by trade but a gardener by passion. The door frames a garden containing almos...
Bring your own devices approved for GISD
Aug 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – For the first time, Goliad High School students will be allowed to bring their own cellphones, laptops and tablets to school. Previously, the district passed out an Apple MacBook to each s...
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A gender neutral bathroom is seen at the University of California, Irvine
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (Reuters) - North Carolina's university system must allow two transgender stu...
2016-08-26 20:22:02 -0500
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Nykea Aldridge, 32, a mother of four, was shot in the head and arm by crossfire at about 3:30 p.m...
2016-08-27 04:53:47 -0500
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(Reuters) - Tropical storm Madeline has formed in the northern Pacific ocean, well east-southeast...
2016-08-27 03:42:33 -0500
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ALIQUIPPA, Pa. (AP) — The owner of a potbellied pig that serves as a therapy animal says the pig ...
2016-08-27 11:35:49 -0500
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