Local News

“Many hands make the work light.” That statement proved itself true once again as 124 volunteers made repairs to 16 homes during Blessings in October’s annual workday.

Mayor Ray O’Docharty is proud of a great many things about the City of Groesbeck, as well as the role he has played in improving the Friendly City for the past five years.

Last week, there was an error in printing the photo of Mrs. Jackson to go with her feature (City Superstars: Brenda Jackson, City Secretary). We at the Journal apologize for that error.

Area News

Limestone County Sheriff Dennis Wilson said Monday it may take weeks before authorities know the cause of death of a 20-year-old inmate at the Limestone County Detention Center, but he is certain i

That was the goal of the Groesbeck FFA chapter recently as they made their way to victory while competing in a National FFA Convention contest sponsored by Ford.

Limestone County commissioners canvassed and approved the precinct returns from the Nov. 6 General Election at this week’s commissioners court meeting.




Groesbeck vs Buffalo

Election results reveal larger than usual turnout

As in the past two seasons, a playoff spot was there for the taking for the Groesbeck football team in its final regular-season game Friday.


Groesbeck Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors met on Tues. Nov. 6.

*** Several city employees have devoted a majority (or the entirety) of their career to Groesbeck, and we at the Journal want to recognize their tireless efforts through highlighting their work.

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November 5, 2018

9:10 a.m. Sgt. Bell to Enge Drive for 911 hangup. Determined to be accidental dial. No emergency.

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The Cynthia Ann Garden Club had its regularly scheduled meeting on Thursday, October 25, 2018 at the Groesbeck Woman’s Club at 1pm.


Billy George Waldrop, Sr., longtime Limestone County Commissioner, passed away November 6, 2018 at his home in Coolidge at the age of 91.

Franklin Eudean Williams, age 84 of Hockley, passed away on November 1, 2018.

William Auvergne “Bill” Clayton, of San Antonio, passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, November 3, 2018, at age 75.

Photo Galleries

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

Pictures courtesy of Ja

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