Tom’s Topics

By Tom Hawkins

For many Monday’s big event was the viewing of the solar eclipse which was to pass over Central Texas and America about mid-day. Many Americans throughout the country planned to observe this historic event.


The school year for the students of the Groesbeck Independent School District will begin on this coming Monday, August 28. May this year be one of the best ever for the Groesbeck ISD.


The Groesbeck Ex-Students Association reminds everyone that Homecoming 2017 will be Friday and Saturday, October 13-14. The Groesbeck Ex-Students Association met on Monday afternoon to further plan homecoming 2017. Watch for a report in next week’s Journal.

Ex-Students dues ($10 person) and scholarship donations may be mailed to the Groesbeck Ex-Students Association, P. O. Box 657, Groesbeck, Texas 76642.

During the past week dues have been received from Mrs. Maxine Baldwin (GHS Class of 1954) and James Walker (GHS Class of 1956) and Anne Turner Walker (GHS Class of 1958).


On Friday, September 1, the Groesbeck High School student body will be honored with a pancake breakfast in downtown Groesbeck.

To read more of this story, pick up a copy of Thursday's edition of The Groesbeck Journal! You can also subscribe online or call 254-729-5103.

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