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Eagles soar again, 60-12

Eagles soar again, 60-12

The Jonesboro Eagles continued to soar through their schedule with a 60-12 win over Coolidge on...

Hornets drop five-set match to Lady Leopards

Hornets drop five-set match to Lady Leopards

On Tuesday, the Hornet volleyball team gave the 20th ranked Lorena Lady Leopards all they could...

Fire damages local business

Fire damages local business

A Texas Department of Public Safety trooper may have saved one company from more extensive...

Fiction or nonfiction?

Fiction or nonfiction?

Faye Nichols, librarian at the Gatesville Public Library, read Bored Bella Learns about Fiction...

  • Eagles soar again, 60-12

  • Hornets drop five-set match to Lady Leopards

  • Fire damages local business

  • Fiction or nonfiction?


Fire damages local business

A Texas Department of Public Safety trooper may have saved one company from more extensive damage when he spotted smoke coming from Custom Car Center, 3107 S. Highway 36, about 9:45 p.m. Wednesday. Gatesville Fire Chief Billy Vaden said the metal building did not have a lot of damage, but there was more damage inside due to fire, heat, smoke and water. Owner Darrel Hurlburt reported he lost parts, tools, electronics and other inventory as the result of the fire.

Two men flee from police

High speed pursuit ends in foot chase

As of early Thursday, Gatesville police were still searching for two men who fled from an officer who attempted to stop them for a traffic violation. About 2:25 p.m. Tuesday, an officer attempted to stop a 2004 Saturn in the 400 block of State School Road, but the driver sped away and the pursuit was on, according to Gatesville Police Lt. Don Norman. 

 

Hornets drop five-set match to Lady Leopards

On Tuesday, the Hornet volleyball team gave the 20th ranked Lorena Lady Leopards all they could handle in a pivotal District 17-4A match, but Gatesville fell just short of victory, losing 3-2. GHS lost, 14-25, 25-23, 25-23, 21-25, 10-15 at Lorena, falling to 25-8 overall, 4-2 in league play.

Lady Panthers defeat Lady Elks, 3-0

As the Evant Lady Elks near the mid-point of their district schedule, securing wins becomes more and more critical to their goal of earning a playoff berth, but the visiting Gorman Lady Panthers failed to cooperate on Tuesday, defeating Evant, 3-0. In the best of five match, Gorman took the first three games with scores of 25-13, 25-17 and 25-15.

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