Tom’s Topics

By Tom Hawkins, Editor Emeritus

Two big days are coming up in Groesbeck.

On this Friday, June 30, the Journal will have an open house from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. to celebrate 125 years of continuous publication of this longtime newspaper.

Then, Tuesday of next week Groesbeck will have a big 4th of July celebration. The celebration will begin at 8 a.m. with a pancake breakfast and end with the big fireworks display which will take after 9 p.m.

Please see related article and coverage on both events elsewhere in this week’s Journal.


The pages of the Journal files down through the years tell of many important happenings that have take place in Groesbeck and Limestone County. The Journal’s history is reflected in a special in this week’s Journal.


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.

Groesbeck Journal

P.O. Box 440
Groesbeck, TX 76642
Phone: 254-729-5103
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