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Photo by Stephanie Goins Estredge

Late evening blaze

A fire at a home on Mears Drive is believed to be the result of arson. The renter of the home, Michael J. Wynn, was arrested on two charges and remained in the Coryell County jail as of press time.

GHS grad preps for West Point


GHS grad preps for West Point

Recent Gatesville High School graduate Alayna Washington’s next step after high school will differ from most of her peers. As many of her former classmates are enjoying their last summer before college, military service or work starts, Washington is working out three times a day and preparing herself mentally for the years ahead.

Cooling off at the tank

Cooling off at the tank

With temperatures rising to near triple digits, these cows decided to cool off by taking a dip in a stock tank off of Moccasin Bend Road. Although our weather source reports a projected high of 98 degrees on Tuesday, other sources have forecast temperatures as high as 105. Photo by David Scott


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