AUSTIN - Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM), in partnership with the Texas Military Department (TMD), will deploy State Mobile Vaccination Teams (SMVT) to five additional underserved counties this week: San Saba, Goliad, Sterling, Jeff Davis, and Crockett. SMVTs previously deployed to Motley, Glasscock, Kenedy, Terrell, McMullen, DeWitt, Marion, Real, Sherman, and Starr counties as part of the State Mobile Vaccine Pilot Program.
Groesbeck is showing an increase of 24.36% compared to the same timeframe last year, when Texas Comptroller Glen Hegar released his report this week on sales tax allocations for January.
Groesbeck Volunteer Fire Department accepted a cost share grant through the Rural Volunteer Fire Department Assistance Program to help purchase lifesaving rescue equipment.
All classes and extracurricular activities scheduled for Monday, February 15, 2021 through Friday, February 19, 2021 for Groesbeck ISD have been canceled due to the following; Governor Greg Abbott’s Disaster Declaration for Severe Winter Weather, National Weather Service issuing the Hazardous Weather Conditions including Wind Chill Warning, Hard Freeze Warning, and Winter Storm Warning, an that 37 percent or more households are without electricity in Limestone County, along with the bands of heavy snow and hazardous/icy road conditions,
Limestone County has already suffered through what many are calling the winter-weather event of a generation, and more snow and ice was expected Tuesday night through Thursday morning.