Taste of GV slated

The Gatesville Exchange Club will host the 23rd annual Taste of Gatesville and First Responder Chili Cook-Off Competition 5:30-8 p.m. Feb. 4 at the Gatesville Civic Center. The event offers

Woman seeks ‘Kicks for Kids’

Photo by Heather Ashley

Kickin’ it

Michele Velasquez, right, stands with her sons, Isaac and Tyson Crawford, in The Messenger office after picking up a box of donated shoes on Friday. Velasquez is collecting and distributing shoes to local youth in need.

Woman seeks ‘Kicks for Kids’

For years, Michele Velasquez has been handing out cleats and footballs to kids who did not have them and could not get them. Now, she has taken that act of

Burn ban is back

Burn ban is back

Coryell County Commissioners have reinstated the outdoor burning ban which became effective at sunset on Monday, Jan. 20. Even with recent rainfall, outdoor conditions are not expected to be conducive

Banquet Saturday

Gatesville Chamber of Commerce members and members of the community will celebrate at the Chamber’s annual Membership Banquet at 6 p.m. Jan 25 at the Gatesville Civic Center, 301 Veterans


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