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Hornets earn all-area nods

Hornets earn all-area nods

Each year, the Killeen Daily Herald selects a special group of all-stars for its all-area teams...

Hornets drop crucial home game

Hornets drop crucial home game

by By ERIC WADE Messenger Sports Editor The Gatesville High School varsity baseball team entered...

County employees honored Monday for years of service

County employees honored Monday for years of service

Coryell County commissioners honored county employees Monday with a hot dog luncheon and service...

Evant ISD receives donation

Evant ISD receives donation

The Evant Independent School District received a cash donation, along with a plaque, from the...

A personal mission

A personal mission

When Mandy Thorman’s grandmother passed away in 2013, she was appalled at the condition of the Odd...

  • Hornets earn all-area nods

  • Hornets drop crucial home game

  • County employees honored Monday for years of service

  • Evant ISD receives donation

  • A personal mission


County employees honored Monday for years of service

Coryell County commissioners honored county employees Monday with a hot dog luncheon and service awards. The annual appreciation luncheon was held at Faunt Le Roy Park. The Gatesville Volunteer Fire Department cooked the hot dogs.

Evant ISD receives donation

The Evant Independent School District received a cash donation, along with a plaque, from the Class of 1955 on behalf of the memory of Linda Fessler Graham. Presenting the donation to Superintendent James Slone, left, is Frances Marwitz Covington, who is the chairperson for the class. The class plans to continue donations to the library as long as there is someone to attend the reunions.

Hornets earn all-area nods

Each year, the Killeen Daily Herald selects a special group of all-stars for its all-area teams and this year’s girls’ list features a pair of names familiar to Gatesville basketball fans. On the first team is a sophomore who has made a name for herself already and has begun to mount quite the collection of award hardware.

Hornets drop crucial home game

by By ERIC WADE 
Messenger Sports Editor

The Gatesville High School varsity baseball team entered the regular-season finale against Lorena Tuesday in dire need of a win, but head coach Greg Blanchard’s Leopards played the role of spoiler, coming out of the night with a 9-0 victory. The Hornets needed a win thanks to the events of Monday night, when they lost a make-up game at China Spring, leaving them one game ahead of Connally for fourth spot in the district standings.

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