Local News

Limestone County has only one contested race in the Nov. 6 election, that for the position of Precinct 2 justice of the peace. Incumbent Republican Mike Bell is being challenged by Democrat Ray J.

Photo by Alexandra Cannon, Groesbeck Journal

Groesbeck ISD School Board met for their regularly scheduled meeting on Monday, Oct. 15 after an administrative training session with Texas Association of School Boards.

A runaway truck took the short road only to crash into the Groesbeck Convention Center on Friday, Oct. 12 not once, but twice causing exterior and interior damage to the building.

Area News

Cross Creek Meadows announced last week the official launching of an exciting new venture for Limestone County; a place where children, veterans, first responders, and others with disabilities of a

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.

Sports

Coach Brandi Cook’s Lady Goat volleyball team came home to the Groesbeck Gym Friday, October 12 full of expectations that they might end the evening just one game out of first place in District 20-

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.

Opinion

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.

Lifestyle

OCTOBER 19 Genealogy Lock In 10:00 A.M. to 8:30 P.M. in the conference room of the Groesbeck Public Library.

The Cynthia Ann Garden Club had its reassembly dinner on Thursday, September 27, 2018 at noon at the Groesbeck Woman’s Club.

Jesus said, “Don’t collect for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy and where thieves break in and steal. But collect for yourselves treasures in heaven.

Obituaries

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.

Don Dwayne Mitchell passed away on September 30, 2018, at the age of 69.

Don was born in Cameron, Texas on October 4, 1948, and currently resided in Kosse, TX.

Photo Galleries

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

Pictures courtesy of Ja

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