Local News

Photos by Alexandra Cannon, Groesbeck Journal

Paint has finally been added to the downtown parkette’s large blank wall, and mural artist Tyler Kay is giving Groesbeck a few bold, beautiful wildflowers that will never die to liven up the center

The Freestone County Art League will meet in the Church of Christ Fellowship Hall at l00l North 8th Avenue, in Teague, from 10 a.m. until around noon on Saturday, Oct. 20.

With a total rainfall of 5.90” over the last few days the level of Fort Parker Lake has risen, therefore, stage two of the Water Conservation Plan is not needed at this time.

Area News

Groesbeck Martin Luther King Commission has announced the plans for the upcoimng Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Observance Day Essay, Poster/Art And Speech Contests.

The Groesbeck Lions Club met for a brief business meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 10.


The Groesbeck football team will look to snap a twogame losing streak when it travels to Grandview for a 7:30 p.m. game Friday.

The Groesbeck girls’ cross country team placed five runners in the top eight to run away with the championship at the District 20-3A meet last week.

Randy Canaday and Damien Roman-Reyes finished 1-2 to lead Groesbeck to the District 20-3A cross country championship last week.


Paxton joins effort against

climate change lawsuit

The Mexia News and Groesbeck Journal are recognizing local veterans for our annual Veterans Day section to be published in

I believe in forgiveness! Three areas of life require forgiveness. Forgiveness is necessary within families and church fellowships.


The Groesbeck First United Methoedist Church will have a Mexican luncheon and cake sale on this Friday, October 19.

The Groesbeck Study Club had its reassembly dinner at the Groesbeck Woman’s Club on Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at 6pm.

Listed below are the names of additional Groesbeck exes who have paid their Ex-Students Association dues.


Mr. Joe Louis Phillips, 82, a long-time resident and dedicated community leader of Groesbeck, Texas, passed away on October 3, 2018.

U.S. Air Force Reserve Capt. Richard W. Podell, missing from the Vietnam War, has now been identified.

Robert Elmore of Groesbeck passed away Friday, September 28, 2018 at Windsor Healthcare Residence in Groesbeck.

Photo Galleries

Groesbeck Homecoming Parade 2018
Photos by Alexandra Cannon, Jesse Rodriguez, and Angela Crane.

Pictures courtesy of Ja

Groesbeck Journal

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