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Youth baseball, softball cancelled

The Groesbeck Youth Baseball & Softball recently canceled the 2020 season due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Though municipalities and organizations around the state are readying to reopen in a limited capacity, the response is still in Phase 1 of reopening. The organization announced that refunds will be processed in the coming weeks for previously paid registration fees.

Six-mile pavement upgrade to start on South Hwy 14

The Texas Department of Transportation announced the beginning of a pavement upgrade project on SH 14 in Limestone County. The pavement upgrade will be performed from the Freestone County Line to FM 39. The project will begin Monday, May 4, and will be completed in a few months, weather permitting. Crews will be recycling and overlaying the existing pavement along the project route to resurface the road.

Texas banks work to fund food distributors

Texas community banks, through the Texas Bankers Association and its charitable arm, the Texas Bankers Foundation, is partnering with Feeding Texas to launch the Texas Banks 4 Food Banks program during the COVID-19 emergency. The foundation is initially contributing a total of $26,000 to the Feeding Texas network of 21 food banks serving each of the 254 counties, with banks to increase the effort by additional donations and advocacy for the food banks.

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