News

Coryell County Veterans Service Officer Tony Smith has stopped counting the number of people he has helped in the past two years.

The Coalition for Community Awareness hosted a Juneteenth celebration Saturday afternoon in the area of Mills, 13th and 14th streets.

A sailor reported missing June 11 from his ship in Norfolk, VA, has been located in Colorado Springs, CO.

The National Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS) and the Norfolk Police Department are investigating the disappearance of a sailor from the USS Wasp—21-year-old Gage Brady.

The Coryell County District Attorney’s office filed 35 cases by information during the month of May.

Department heads and elected officials presented their fiscal year 2017-2018 budget requests to Coryell County commissioners this week.

A correctional officer at the Crain Unit passed away Friday during a medical emergency, following a use of force.

Keep Gatesville Beautiful is holding Summer Sweep ’17 on Saturday, June 24

Many of the 124 riders in the Fire Ant 100K Bicycle Tour took advantage of the rest stop in Coryell City hosted by the Gatesville Lions Club.

A Coryell County grand jury last week returned at least 34 felony indictments, naming 30 individuals as defendants.

Sports

Gatesville’s own Jordi Edens bested all other contestants in the breakaway roping event held last week at Texas High School Rodeo Finals in Abilene.

The final five berths in Division II of the Texas state 7-on-7 tournament will be staged on Friday and Saturday.

The 58th annual editon of Texas Football has hit newsstands with previews and predictions on more than 1,400 high school teams on the public and private levels.

Gatesville placed four players on the All-District 17-4A baseball team as selected by the alignment’s seven head coaches.

It may not improve her hitting tremendously but Meghan Mehaffey and her fellow campers at the Gatesville ISD softball camp were enjoying some special fun drills, including working on their swings w

Shaylie Smart, right, and Jenna Coward competed at the recent Texas Junior High Rodeo Association state finals in Gonzales. Smart participated in barrel racing, goat tying and pole bending.

After blowouts in the first three contests in the two-day Heart of Texas Fellowship of Christian Athletes Victory Bowl weekend, the Saturday night football battle at the Waco ISD Stadium provided t

Team Gatesville collected at least eight gold medals, along with many silver and bronze at the recent 2017 Texas Special Olympics Summer Games.

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