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Rusty Garrett  and Brady Taylor of Channel 10 Weather to appear in Groesbeck this Wednesday

By Tom Hawkins
Editor Emeritus

The Methodist Men’s Fellowship of the Groesbeck First United Methodist Church will once again have its July 4th Pancake Breakfast.

“To Mars and Beyond” was the emphasis for the Vacation Bible School at First United Methodist Church in Kosse.

Area News

Hello, again friends and neighbors. Another Thornton Homecoming has come and gone at this writing.


The Groesbeck Open Tennis Tournament, sponsored by the Groesbeck Tennis Association, takes place again Saturday and Sunday at the Groesbeck High tennis courts for the 44th consecutive year.When it

Next week from Monday through Thursday, the Groebeck Youth Baseball Softball Association (GYBSA) will be playing host to the district tournament for the 6-and-under girls in the Brazos Valley Leagu

Mexia 2015 ex-graduate athlete from Mexia High School makes the Oklahoma Wesleyan College University 2019 Spring Semester Deans list with a 3.9-grade point average.


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


About the last thing, Jesus said to His disciples was, “Stay in the city until you have been given power from heaven. (Luke 24:49) Jesus said, “Go back and wait!” Go back to Jerusalem and wait.

My class was one of the last 3 classes to graduate from Thornton High School. This year marks 60 years since we graduated.

Madison Melasky and Trace Baldwin, both Groesbeck natives will be traveling to Abilene, Texas June 8th-15th to compete in the Texas High School Rodeo Association State Finals.


Billy Bob Bates, of Groesbeck, passed away Monday, June 10, 2019, at age 72.

Hollis Dought went to check cows in heaven Wednesday, June 12, 2019. He was 69.

Linda J. (Naida) Marshall, of Groesbeck, passed away in Waco, on Sunday, June 16, 2019, at age 67, following a short term of illness.

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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