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Support for group’s visit appreciated
Editor: On March 23, a delegation of 42 citizens from the city of Agreda in Spain came to Golilad to visit Mission Espiritu Santo at Goliad State Park and Presidio La Bahia at the original site of ...
Apr 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Miss Goliad pageant supporters thanked
Editor: We would like to thank the following for their generous donations and wonderful support of the 2015 Miss Goliad pageant. It is only through their kind act of giving that this pageant is pos...
Apr 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fonseca’s departure unfortunate for county
Editor: I am so sorry to hear that Peggy Fonseca, Goliad EMS Director, has given her notice. She was s wonderful asset to this community in the years she served as EMS Director and will be missed. ...
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Council members must answer to residents
Editor: It has become increasingly apparent that the City of Goliad has at least one councilperson that has openly admitted to not being answerable to anyone. The others that have displayed that at...
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Relay for Life barbecue fundraiser was success
Editor: Goliad County Relay for Life would like to thank everyone involved for making our 2015 chicken barbecue a great success. We would like to thank Coleto Creek Power for its monetary donation ...
Mar 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chamber thanks supporters of awards banquet
Editor: Many thanks to those who attended the Goliad County Chamber of Commerce Banquet: Southern Comfort Goliad Style! Everyone enjoyed the casual, country atmosphere that the banquet committee wo...
Mar 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Family thanks supporters of Relay for Life raffle
Mar 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: The Raymond Vargas Relay For Life Team Valentine’s Day Raffle was a huge success. There are many types of cancer and it does not leave anyone untouched. There are survivors and there are th...
ICE must cease catch-and-release policy
Feb 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Recently, I traveled to Washington, D.C., where I sat on the Homeland Security and Immigration Committee with sheriffs from around this great nation. We met with leading administrators from...
GHS Class of 1954 holds 60th reunion
Feb 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: The Goliad Class of 1954 held its 60th Class Reunion at La Bahia Restaurant on Jan. 17 with 26 in attendance. Mildred (Karnei) Johnston, mistress of ceremony, welcomed everyone and led the ...
Retired captain impressed with GCSO
Feb 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: I am writing this as an individual with 28 years of service with law enforcement experience. Having recently retired and moved on, I could not help but relay some thoughts related to Goliad...
Johnson family appreciates supporters of barbecue benefit
Jan 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: On behalf of Roger and Woodie Johnson and Tangle Johnson, we would like to thank everyone who supported the recent barbecue benefit and T-shirt fundraiser for our son and brother, James R. ...
Garza family says thanks
Jan 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: The family of Eugenio “Gene” Garza would like to thank everyone that came to pay their respects. Special thanks to Pastor Broderick T. Hill for his kind words, Analisa Kennedy for bringing ...
national news
American Tommy Schaefer cries inside a Denpasar court on the Indonesian resort island of Bali
An Indonesian court on Tuesday sentenced a U.S. man to 18 years in prison for the murder of his g...
2015-04-21 02:51:39 -0500
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(Reuters) - A 20-year-old woman from a Birmingham, Alabama suburb has left the United States to j...
2015-04-21 03:06:19 -0500
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Former Florida Governor and probable 2016 Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush speaks at the First in the Nation Republican Leadership Conference in Nashua
By Emily Flitter NEW YORK (Reuters) - It's hard to remember whether Republican presidential hopef...
2015-04-21 00:04:16 -0500
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In this April 17, 2015 photo, Jim Reardon, who is awaiting a ruling from a California appeals court regarding his suit over tiered water rates, stands outside his home where he installed drought-tolerant landscaping in San Juan Capistrano, Calif. The appeals court has ruled that the city's tiered water-rates are unconstitutional on Monday, April 20. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)
LOS ANGELES (AP) — In a ruling that Gov. Jerry Brown says puts a "straitjacket" on local governme...
2015-04-21 03:46:45 -0500
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