Goliad County Newswire

Goliad County Newswire

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  1. War of words heats up between DA runoff ... 49 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 21 | The Victoria Advocate

    WORK HISTORY: Served as prosecutor in Fort Bend County, Chambers County, and 81st Judicial District Attorney's office in Jourdanton, Farmington, N.M., and Zimbabwe - FAITH: Teaches eighth-grade CCD for Holy Family Catholic Church in Victoria. Member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Goliad The two remaining candidates for the 24th judicial district attorney continued to trade barbs in the run up to Tuesday's runoff election.

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  2. Former Goliad coach found guilty of harassment charge - 5 minutes agoRead the original story

    Wednesday May 18 | The Victoria Advocate

    Former Goliad head football coach Kyle Taylor was found guilty to one count of misdemeanor harassment charge Wednesday in Goliad County court. He was also ordered to surrender his teaching certificate to the Texas Education Agency within five days, according to a statement from Goliad County attorney Rob Baiamonte.

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  3. 1 dead after semi crashes on U.S. 183 ... 42 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... north of Goliad and spilled about 700 gallons of diesel. Sean Robert Clark was pronounced dead at the scene by Goliad County Justice of the Peace Susan Moore, Precinct 1, about 12:30 a.m. Friday. Department of Safety spokesman Ruben San Miguel said ...

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  4. Longtime Goliad County postal worker hanging his mailbag up after 40 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | The Countywide

    Chances are no one has covered more ground in Goliad County than Robert Diebel. The 66-year-old Goliad resident has gone through more than a dozen personal vehicles over the last 40 years on his postal route throughout the west side of the county.

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  5. Fiesta Zaragoza kicks off festivities FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | The Countywide

    The Goliad Zaragoza Society will host its Fiesta Zaragoza 2016 at the Goliad County Fairgrounds on May 6-8. Fiesta Zaragoza will begin Friday, May 6 at 6 p.m. with an opening ceremony and music by DJ Lilo, followed by the crowning of a new Queen Zaragoza and her court.

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  6. Victoria man killed in Bee County wreckRead the original story

    Thursday May 5 | The Victoria Advocate

    A 46-year-old driver is dead and another seriously injured after a three-vehicle wreck Thursday afternoon on U.S. Highway 59 in Bee County near the Goliad County line. Victoria resident Eustolio Jose "E.

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  7. Victoria man killed in Bee County wreck 5 hours from now A...Read the original story

    Thursday May 5 | The Victoria Advocate

    A 46-year-old driver is dead and another seriously injured after a three-vehicle wreck Thursday afternoon on U.S. Highway 59 in Bee County near the Goliad County line. Victoria resident Eustolio Jose Longoria was killed after his 2012 Honda Civic crashed about 2:40 p.m., said Trooper Nathan Brandley, spokesman for the Department of Public Safety.

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  8. Celebrate Cinco de Mayo 27 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 4 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... history. Friday through Sunday, the historic county will host its 72nd annual Cinco de Mayo festival at the Goliad County Fairgrounds. Mexican Gen. Zaragoza is credited with defeating the invading armies of French emperor Napoleon III on May 5, ...

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  9. Father Clayton' will leave footprint on hearts, lives in Berclair communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 4 | The Countywide

    ... to the residents of the predominantly Catholic community located on U.S. Highway 59 just inside the Goliad County line. "Everybody was so excited that a priest would go to Berclair," said Fields, a member of St. Philip's. "He told me, 'Make sure ...

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  10. Remember Goliad: The Other AlamoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 4 | Vogel Talks RVing

    ... Rosario State Historic Site. The city of Goliad offers a quaint town square featuring the recently renovated Goliad County Courthouse, which has been restored to its original 1894 appearance. Many of the buildings on the Courthouse Square, now ...

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  11. General Zaragoza's victory worth celebrating 22 minutes agoRead the original story

    Tuesday May 3 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... honor. His birthplace is known as The General Zaragoza State Historic Site and was established in the 1960s. Goliad County donated three acres for the site to the State Parks Board in September 1961. Later in 1980, a bronze statue of Zaragoza was ...

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  12. Goliad school board accepts Taylor's resignation 35 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... time with the same offense Oct. 7, after allegations from another female student were investigated by the Goliad County Sheriff's Office. Taylor was placed on administrative leave for the second time in March. The school board voted 7-0 not to renew ...

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  13. Goliad school board accepts Taylor's resignation 5 hours from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 25 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... time with the same offense Oct. 7, after allegations from another female student were investigated by the Goliad County Sheriff's Office. Taylor was placed on administrative leave for the second time earlier this month. The school board voted 7-0 ...

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  14. Goliad County Relay For Life event SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | The Countywide

    Contributed information GOLIAD - The 2016 Goliad County Relay For Life will be held Saturday from 6:30 p.m. until midnight at the Goliad County Courthouse Square. The event will kick off at 6:30 p.m. with its Survivor Lap around the courthouse.

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  15. Goliad's Taylor submits resignation as head coach 6 hours from now...Read the original story

    Apr 22, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... time with the same offense Oct. 7 after allegations from another female student were investigated by the Goliad County Sheriff's Office. Brent Dornburg, Taylor's criminal attorney, said a pretrial hearing is scheduled for May 18 and a jury trial is ...

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  16. Goliad head football coach Kyle Taylor submitted his resignation Thursday.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | The Countywide

    ... football coach in February 2015 and was put on paid administrative leave one month later as Goliad ISD and the Goliad County Sheriff's Office conducted an investigation into allegations made by a female student that Taylor had made comments to her ...

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  17. Interest in Goliad job high as non-renewal hearing ... 5 hours ago...Read the original story

    Apr 19, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... time with the same offense Oct. 7 after allegations from another female student were investigated by the Goliad County Sheriff's Office. Brent Dornburg, Taylor's criminal attorney, said a pretrial hearing is scheduled for May 18 and a jury trial is ...

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  18. Art, music, life planned for Goliad festival 46 minutes from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... teachers and performers will celebrate creativity on a grassy, 150-acre stretch of pristine property in Goliad County from noon Friday to noon Sunday. Co-founder Jesse Deyo, 29, said the festival is more than just a concert - although music is ...

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  19. Goliad County under flash flood watch until Tuesday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | The Countywide

    The National Weather service has issued a flash flood watch for Goliad County effective 7 a.m. Monday through Tuesday morning. Rainfall between 3 to 5 inches and up to 8 inches in some areas is expected.

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  20. Fraud allegations prompt investigations in Goliad 5 hours from now...Read the original story

    Apr 16, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... said. "She was getting paid for all this. She was working approximately 20 to 25 hours a week." According to Goliad County payroll records, of the $67,683.26 Carter earned in 2015, $24,293.26 was from overtime. She logged 879.10 hours of overtime ...

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