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Annual SVFD fundraiser was success
Editor: The 10th annual Schroeder Volunteer Fire Department fundraiser was a great success thanks to the many who contributed in any way. Individuals and businesses donated to our live and silent a...
Dec 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Veterans event volunteers thanked
Editor: On behalf of JoAnn Ybarbo and myself, Yolanda Gutierrez, we wish to give our utmost gracious thank you to all the following businesses and persons for their generous donations and assistanc...
Dec 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Public laundromat good idea for Goliad
Editor: There are times when we are compelled to speak. The absence of a laundromat in Goliad is opportune. Ask yourself – Have I ever needed the pay laundry? I remember using it when living in the...
Nov 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Law enforcement officials thanked
Editor: I read the article about Trooper San Miguel’s participation in Operation Strong Safety. I am glad to see that someone who lives in our community is receiving recognition for their participa...
Nov 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sheriff Brumby thanks students for donations to Silver Santa fundraiser
Editor: For the last several years, the students of the Goliad Elementary School, which includes what used to be the Goliad Intermediate School, has raised money for Silver Santa during the Book Fa...
Nov 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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DRT thanks those involved in ceremony
Editor: The Presidio La Bahia Chapter of the DRT’s would like to thank several people for helping with a lovely ceremony where a historic site medallion was dedicated at the Fannin Monument. The ev...
Oct 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Health Fair supporters thanked
Oct 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: On behalf of Goliad County, I would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who participated and attended Goliad County’s first Employee/Retiree Health Fair. We gratefully acknowled...
Resident appreciates efforts of GCSO officer
Oct 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: I would like to commend Goliad County Sheriff’s Office Corporal Virginia Escojido for alerting me to a cow loose on the highway near my ranch toward Cuero. She not only turned on the patrol...
We must protect our qualities of freedom
Oct 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: The quality of freedom is not strained; it falleth as the gentle rain from Heaven, on the earth below. – William Shakespeare These qualities include but are not limited to freedom of speech...
Newspaper prospering at Goliad’s expense
Sep 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: For many Goliad folks, it seems the nearby leading metro paper has a special front page-reserved spot for anything contaminating to Goliad. We have gone from obey, respect the law and disti...
Two-party shenanigans begin at local level
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: The continuing announcements of dedicated Democrats as Republican candidates is suspicious at best and probably worse than immediately obvious. When buzzards circle they have a remarkable s...
Rotary Club’s golf event was big success
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: The Goliad Rotary had a very successful golf tournament thanks to the support of 52 area players and the assistance of the Goliad Golf Club. Sponsors for the event included Coleto Creek Pow...
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Protestors hold hands as they rally against the Ferguson, Mo Grand Jury exoneration of police officer Darren Wilson, at the U.S. Justice Department in Washington
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama on Thursday will set up a task force to draw up rec...
2014-12-18 15:49:36 -0600
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Transportation app Uber driver Shuki Zanna waits for rides in his limousine in Beverly Hills
By Sarah McBride SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Uber argued Thursday that it should not have to turn o...
2014-12-18 18:33:15 -0600
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By Daniel Wallis (Reuters) - A Washington-based journalist has sued St. Louis County and one of i...
2014-12-18 18:25:09 -0600
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FILE - In this April 13, 2006 file photo, Pete Vavricka conducts an underground train from the entrance of Yucca Mountain in Nevada. Federal nuclear regulators say the U.S. Energy Department will need to acquire water rights and a land buffer before it can entomb the nation's radioactive waste beneath a long-studied volcanic ridge in the Nevada desert. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission issued a report Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, saying most administrative and program elements of the Yucca Mountain repository meet commission requirements. (AP Photo/Isaac Brekken, File)
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The federal Energy Department will need to acquire water and land rights before ...
2014-12-18 19:22:51 -0600
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