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Summer reading fun to take place at park
Goliad Elementary School wants to invite all GES students to join the Summer Reading Fun and Back to School event from 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday, July 28, at the park in Berclair and 1-3 p.m. at Fort...
Jul 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Goliad deputy injured attempting to restrain suspect
GOLIAD – A Goliad County deputy was injured in the afternoon of Tuesday, July 7, as he and another deputy attempted to restrain a violent suspect who had just been arrested accused of choking his w...
Jul 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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T.H.U.G. wins
T.H.U.G. wins 16U-18U South Texas Showcase Tournament. They defeated the RCV Stallions and Dallas Pirates to go to the championship against the STX Javelinas, defeating them 4-1. Pictured in the ba...
Jul 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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BBQ pit winner
The winner of this barbecue pit was Lionel Garcia of Goliad. The ticket was drawn by Ernesto Garza of Katy. The drawing helped the efforts of Fannin Street United Methodist Church in building a new...
Jul 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Welcome to the jungle
Goliad State Park and Historic Site’s staff hosted a successful youth camp from July 9-11. Participants enjoyed learning about a variety of topics related to camping in the outdoors. The youth ages...
Jul 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sweet 16
Goliad was in the Sweet 16 of teams in Division II (2A, 3A and 4A schools). All of the teams played were 4A schools. There were only five 3A schools that made it into the Sweet 16. Players included...
Jul 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Six illegal immigrants chased, caught
Jul 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLIAD – Goliad County Sheriff’s deputies caught six suspected illegal immigrants following a high-speed pursuit early in the morning Thursday, July 9. The pursuit began at U.S. Highway 59 South ne...
Applications being accepted for 2016 Main Street Facade Grant
Jul 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
The Goliad Main Street Program is now accepting applications for the 2016 Façade Grant Program. In order to apply your business must be located within the Main Street District. Grant funds can only...
Truck blaze causes traffic freeze
Jul 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
An 18-wheeler fire snarled morning traffic on U.S. Highway 59 between Goliad and Berclair the morning of Thursday, July 9. The call was received at 7:56 a.m. when the truck driver called to report ...
Tiger football tickets set to go on sale
Jul 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Goliad Tigers football is right around the corner, and watching the Tigers take the field is just one purchase away. Previous season ticket holders may purchase tickets beginning Monday, Aug. 3, th...
Latest oil and gas updates
Jul 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Beeville Publishing Co. publishes oil and gas permits and completions on a weekly basis. For Goliad County for the week of July 1-8 1 permit was requested and/or approved and 0 well completions wer...
Year of Pain
by Coy Slavik, Advance-Guard Editor
Jul 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Seven-year-old Aubrey Ordonez and her 2-year-old sister, Alyssa, peak out their bedroom window, waiting patiently for it appear. “Look!” Aubrey yells when the lizard that resembles the tattoo on he...
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Mourners arrive for the funeral of Kristina Bobbi Brown, the only child of singer Whitney Houston at Saint James United Methodist Church in Alpharetta
By Rich McKay ALPHARETTA, Ga., (Reuters) - Dozens of onlookers gathered on Saturday near a Georgi...
2015-08-01 11:37:14 -0500
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Organizers of "America's Journey for Justice" want to build momentum behind a renewed national di...
2015-08-01 15:00:23 -0500
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Nine people were struck by gunfire and four others suffered cuts and scrapes in the early morning...
2015-08-02 04:40:13 -0500
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This undated photo released by the Memphis Police Department shows officer Sean Bolton, 33, who was fatally shot during a traffic stop Saturday night, Aug. 1, 2015, in Memphis, Tenn. A manhunt is underway for the suspect, Tennessee police officials said. (Memphis Police Department via AP)
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A police officer was fatally shot Saturday night during a traffic stop in M...
2015-08-02 05:09:52 -0500
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