Chairs and tables were overturned and ceiling tiles were damaged in a burglary reported Tuesday morning at the Gatesville Intermediate School. In addition, the intruders emptied a fire extinguisher in the science lab. School employees donned masks to help them breathe while cleaning up the mess. Entry was apparently made through a window on the east side of the building.
Much of the needed furniture was moved into the Central Texas Hospitality House earlier this week and offi cials hope it will be ready to open soon. The facility will provide overnight lodging for families who travel long distances to visit offenders in the local prisons.
Hornet pitcher/third baseman Jeff Speer, right, slides safely into second base during Gatesville’s four-run fi rst inning during Tuesday’s summer league fi nale against Copperas Cove.
Gatesville High School’s Dazzlers practice new routines Tuesday, the second of the team’s two-day camp.