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Anyone who had seen the old weight room at Gatesville Junior High was amazed to see the transformation that was made over the summer to convert it into a library. School officials, board members and others met in the library Monday for the monthly school board meeting.

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Since taking over the operation of the Gatesville Civic Center (formerly Coryell Activities Complex), city officials have tried to figure out how to attract more use of the facility. Renovations made it much more attractive, and now the city has someone responsible for marketing the center. Cheri Shepherd became the first director of the Convention and Visitors Bureau for the City of Gatesville.

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Two Gatesville schools earned distinctions in the latest Texas Education Agency (TEA) ratings, GISD Superintendent Eric Penrod reported at Monday’s board meeting. Penrod said the TEA recently released its 2016 Distinction Designation Summary Reports, which compares local campuses to 40 schools with similar demographics.

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