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  1. Death Notice for April 27, 2017 48 minutes ago Victoria County...Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

    ... y, April 25, 2017. Services are pending with Freund Funeral Home, 361-275-2343. BILLO, WILLIAM R. "BILLY BOB", 48, of Goliad, passed away on Tuesday, April 25, 2017. Services are pending with Grace Funeral Home of Goliad, 361-645-3216.

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  2. William Edward (Eddie) DavisRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Countywide

    ... sweetheart, Sue Ellen Davis, in 1958, for a total of 58 years. Eddie was a member of the First Baptist Church of Goliad, a Master Mason in the Masonic Lodge 1018 of Aransas Pass, Texas and retired as Millwright from Reynolds Aluminum. He is survived ...

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  3. Jack Rayburn PontonRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Countywide

    ... The oldest of three, he spent his early years on a farm there and in the mid-1930's, the family moved to Goliad, Texas. Upon graduation from Goliad High School in 1944, Jack enlisted in the Navy and joined the war effort. He was honorably discharged ...

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  4. Yorktown man identified in high speed chase Sunday 11 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

    The identity of the Yorktown resident who led law enforcement on a 100-mph pursuit in Goliad on Sunday was confirmed Tuesday. Daniel Garcia, 59, was arrested on suspicion of felony evading arrest, said Capt.

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  5. Is there a fence mural in SARA Branch Park's future?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Countywide

    ... that whatever the subject, she hoped the mural would tell a story. Starr told the committee that he hoped that if Goliad history was the chosen subject it would include reference to Goliad's belong the origin of Texas ranching. "One gets tired of ...

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  6. Goliad canoe float to clean up river 5 hours from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Victoria Advocate

    REGISTRATION: The deadline for registation is noon Friday and can be completed at canoetrailgoliad.com/flotilla-info.htm or by emailing [email protected] . Residents are invited to help save the planet Saturday by cleaning up trash at Canoe Trail Goliad's spring flotilla on the San Antonio River.

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  7. Austin may legislate school lead testsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | The Countywide

    A first-grade student drinks from one of the water fountains in the Goliad Elementary School. If lawmakers pass pending legislation, GISD may be forced to regularly test the water for lead contaminatiuon.

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  8. No new information in search for missing chiropractorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | The Victoria Advocate

    The Goliad County Sheriff's Office continues to search for Dr. Glenn Layne Towery, 56, of Goliad, after he was reported missing by his family Tuesday. "We have received a number of inquiries about any updates on the missing person case ... At this time, we have no new information to report.

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  9. DeWitt County deputies help in Goliad pursuit - 54 minutes agoRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 23 | The Victoria Advocate

    Goliad County Sheriff's Office deputies asked for the assistance of the DeWitt County's office for a pursuit Sunday night. The Goliad County office authorities contacted DeWitt's authorities for assistance at 7:46 p.m., a DeWitt County Sheriff's Office dispatch said.

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  10. GISD forms task forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | The Countywide

    A group of 21 citizens met Friday afternoon at the Goliad Independent School District administration building tasked to address the mental health of students. Although the creation of the task force coincides with April's being National Child Abuse Month, the original notes for forming the task forces were compiled by GISD Superintendent Dave Plymale a year ago.

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  11. Inmate tries to escape but captured 6 hours from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | The Victoria Advocate

    Jailers were driving a four-door 2013 Ford pickup with a prisoner and a security screen in place south about 11:40 a.m. on U.S. 59 near Berclair when they noticed George Richard Hosey, 46, of Goliad, attempting to get out the back door, said Capt. John Pape, of the Goliad County Sheriff's Office.

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  12. No new information in search for missing chiropractor 7 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | The Victoria Advocate

    The Goliad County Sheriff's Office continues to search for Dr. Glenn Layne Towery, 56, of Goliad, after he was reported missing by his family on Tuesday. "We have received a number of inquiries about any updates on the missing person case.... At this time, we have no new information to report.

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  13. Goliad senior Ricky Waer hurdles way to bright ... 15 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | The Victoria Advocate

    Goliad's Ricky Waer jumps a hurdle during the 100-meter hurdles at the District 29/30-3A area meet at Bulldog Stadium in Three Rivers on Wednesday. The Goliad senior's mishap went unnoticed by the crowd at Bulldog Stadium for the District 29/30-3A area meet.

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  14. Search continues for Goliad man reported missingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... practice in Victoria. Towery's truck had not been located as of Wednesday evening, said Capt. John Pape, of the Goliad County Sheriff's Office. Deputies have no new leads. Towery is a white male, 5 feet, 10 inches tall. He weighs about 160 pounds ...

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  15. Garden Club hears from organic gardenerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | The Countywide

    Linda Smith, the proprietor of Linda's Landscapes Design and Maintenance of Victoria, was the guest speaker at the Goliad County Garden Club Tuesday, March 28, at The Depot. Smith is an expert on organic gardening.

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  16. Search continues for Goliad man reported missing - 28 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... before leaving for his office. Towery would have been traveling from his home in the Lakewood Subdivision in eastern Goliad County. His office is located in the 100 block of Mockingbird Circle in Victoria. Deputies in the county are continuing the ...

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  17. Sandfest 2017 starts in Port Aransas Friday, but this S.A.-themedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | MySanAntonio.com

    Master sculptor Bill Dow of Billings, Montana helps craft a sand sculpture of the Alamo on the beach in Port Aransas on Monday, April 17, 2017. The sculpture commemorates not only the battle of the Alamo but also the battle of Goliad and all branches of the U.S. Armed Forces.

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  18. April 29 set for Goliad spring flotillaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 18 | The Countywide

    The annual Spring flotilla sponsored by Canoe Trail Goliad will be Saturday, April 29, on the San Antonio River Goliad Paddling Trail. Put-in is from 9 to 11 a.m. Lunch will be provided to participants 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. by Dynegy-Coleto Creek Power at the Goliad State Park.

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  19. Area athletes face off in regional tournaments 46 minutes ago SAN...Read the original story

    Monday Apr 17 | The Victoria Advocate

    Three Goliad players advanced to the quaterfinal match after winning their respective matches at the Region IV-3A tournament on Monday at the Texas State tennis courts. Boys and girls singles quarterfinals will begin at 7:30 a.m. at the Texas State courts.

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  20. Juan A. Pe aRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 17 | The Countywide

    Juan A. Pena, 61, of Portland, Texas, passed away on Friday, April 14, 2017, at Doctor's Regional Hospital, in Corpus Christi, Texas. Juan was born on August 5, 1955, in Goliad, Texas, to parents Antonio and Consuelo Pena.

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