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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 | 1 1 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 | 2 2 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 | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Family thanks supporters of Relay for Life raffle
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...
Mar 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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ICE must cease catch-and-release policy
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...
Feb 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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GHS Class of 1954 holds 60th reunion
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 ...
Feb 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Retired captain impressed with GCSO
Feb 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 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 | 9 9 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 | 10 10 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 ...
County judge should be part of decision process
Jan 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: I find it peculiar that our new county judge, as stated in his Advance-Guard interview and demonstrated in his first commissioners court meeting, has decided to avoid making decisions conce...
Johnson family thanks fundraising efforts
Jan 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: James Johnson Jr. and family can’t begin to express what gratitude we have for the love and support that has been received from everyone in the community. The benefit barbecue/bake sale was...
Food pantry thanks its supporters for December donations
Jan 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: The Goliad County Outreach Food Pantry would like to thank the citizens of Goliad County for their generous support during the year and at Christmas time with their monetary, clothing and f...
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Guards shot one man dead and seriously wounded a second when they tried to ram a vehicle into the...
2015-03-30 12:07:16 -0500
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News crews photograph pieces of shrapnel taken from the body of Boston Marathon bombing victim Krystle Campbell and presented as evidence in the trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in Boston
By Scott Malone BOSTON (Reuters) - The 8-year-old boy who was the youngest person to die in the B...
2015-03-30 11:48:03 -0500
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Defense Secretary Ash Carter and British Defense Secretary Michael Fallon hold a joint news conference in Washington
By David Alexander ABINGTON, Pa. (Reuters) - The U.S. military faces a challenge recruiting peopl...
2015-03-30 09:41:16 -0500
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Many questions remain in deadly Chester County plane crash investigation
Two people were killed Sunday when a small plane went down just after takeoff in West Goshen Town...
2015-03-30 12:05:33 -0500
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