Local News

Angelo State University conferred 820 undergraduate and graduate degrees on 814 graduates, including Sarah Bush of Groesbeck, during its 2019 spring commencement exercises on May 11 in the ASU June

Law enforcement officers and members of the public gathered in front of the Limestone County Sheriff’s Office Friday for the annual Peace Officers Memorial.

TK Presley, Executive Director of the Groesbeck Economic Development Cooperation, was the speaker for the May general meeting of the Groesbeck Chamber of Commerce on Thursday, May 16.

Area News

The Water Well Project construction is in full force. The water plant site construction has begun.

Homecoming Weekend has been the signature fundraising event in Kosse every year since the 1920s. Join us on June 7 and 8, 2019 for two days of fun, food and music.

The Thornton School Ex-Students Committee would like to proudly announce the 2019 Homecoming Queen and King as being 1959 graduates, June (Holmes) Kilpatrick Buck and Rex Allen Black, (better known


What had the promise to be a potential deep run into the UIL Class 3A baseball playoffs by the Groesbeck Goats came to a sad end Saturday at the Yards of Cameron, the home field of the Cameron Yoe

Heavy downpours of rain on Thursday, May 2nd forced the Groesbeck Goats and the Cameron Yoe baseball teams to move their bi-district Class 3A series for at least the first game from neutral Waco IS

Baseball Playoff

Groesbeck vs. Cameron Yoe

Fields are too wet in Waco to play today, May 2.


The area experienced some very heavy rain late Saturday afternoon and during the early evening hours.

This weekend our nation will observe “Memorial Day” in memory of our dead. We pause to honor our fallen heroes and loved ones who have gone before us.

Capital Highlights


MAY 9 - Staar Test Make-up days

MAY 19 - Sunday 9:30 Baking Bread Class at First United Methodist Church in Kosse Tx.

The 92nd Annual Kosse homecoming weekend takes place on June 7-8.


Frances Manes passed away peacefully on Sunday, May 12, 2019, at the age of 93, at the Golden Years Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Marlin, Texas.

Karen Lou Koch Semple, of Groesbeck, passed away at her home on Sunday, May 12, 2019 at the age of 68.

Hoyle Brax Rasberry went to be with the Lord on May 10th , 2019. He was born on August the 3rd 1936 in Cushing, Texas to Ross Clifton Rasberry and Helen (Penney) Rasberry.

Photo Galleries

Candid Shots for Easter 2019 Festivites at Living Proof Church, Groesbeck LTC and Windsor Health care.

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

Pictures courtesy of Ja

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