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Would cost of ER equal need?
Editor: As a concerned property owner and taxpayer in Goliad County, I am still waiting to know the status of the proposed new EMS station/DeTar ER. On Feb. 24, 2014, at commissioners court, an age...
Jul 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Coach thanks sponsors of select basketball team
Editor: The Soldiers select basketball team placed third in the Corpus Christi MAYB tournament May 30-31. The team has been playing tournaments in Corpus Christi, Austin and San Antonio since late ...
Jul 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woman appreciative of local EMS services
Editor: It is a beautiful morning in Goliad, Texas, United States of America! I am so glad I am here to enjoy it. A week ago yesterday, the chances of my being able to experience the blessings of l...
Jul 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Historical district worth protecting
Editor: Most people regard Goliad’s Courthouse Square with its historic buildings as the heart and soul of the town. The Square has been praised by many, including some who think it the best courth...
Jul 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hiring law firm to assist attorney does make sense
Editor: In her recent letter to the editor, Ms. Kathy Johnson did not mention several facts pertinent to the selection of a law firm at the last Goliad City Council meeting. I would like to call at...
Jul 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Surge of kids crossing border means trouble
What started as a trickle has turned into a steady, troubling flow. Articles in the national and international media have again turned the spotlight on Texas-Mexico border crossing problems. Last m...
Jun 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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County officials need to wear dancing shoes
May 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: It is always interesting to recognize whose ox is gored by the truth. Accordingly, I stand by my claim that both the hokey pokey and the hanky panky are alive and active right here in River...
No ‘mess’ found here in Goliad
May 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: It seems that it all began when the Victoria Advocate blazed out a headline “Goliad’s Million Dollar Mess.” So District Attorney Shepherd called in the Texas Rangers to investigate. Eventua...
Holsey deserves support of city
May 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: I attended the Goliad City Council meeting on April 17 and listened with alarm as Councilwoman Liz Holsey made startling revelations about what occurred during the City Council’s closed ses...
Too much politics behind closed doors in our county
May 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: I would like to express my thanks to Suzi Warzecha and Mary Margaret Ara for the paid ads published in the April 23, 2014 Advance-Guard. I believe that the citizens of Goliad need to know a...
Heard, Zengerle thanked for service
May 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: I’d like to thank Dr. Mark Heard and Dr. Claire Zengerle for their 18 years of service (gratis) as Goliad County EMS Medical Directors; and would also like to apologize to them on behalf of...
County judge says medical directors didn’t want ER in Goliad County
May 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Did you know? ... • The former EMS medical directors were upset that the county and DeTar Hospital had discussions about the possibility of having an emergency department in Goliad. • Many,...
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Woman fills out a job application as she attends a job fair in New York
Private job gains in June were 281,000, which was the strongest reading since November 2012. Econ...
2014-07-30 07:59:03 -0500
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U.S. first lady Michelle Obama delivers remarks at the Summit of the Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders in Washington
By Annika McGinnis WASHINGTON (Reuters) - First lady Michelle Obama embraced her family’s African...
2014-07-30 13:28:13 -0500
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Handout photo of Dr. Kent Brantly wearing protective gear at the case management center on the campus of ELWA Hospital in Monrovia
By Lesley Wroughton WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Peace Corps said on Wednesday it was pulling ...
2014-07-30 17:57:58 -0500
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Julie Ramos cries during a news conference at her home Wednesday, July 30, 2014, in Las Vegas. Ramos was injured and her husband Richard Ramos was killed in a home invasion Tuesday. (AP Photo/John Locher)
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A woman who was stabbed with a screwdriver while she unsuccessfully fought to sa...
2014-07-30 20:35:02 -0500
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