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Higher classifications no match for Hornet golfers - The Batesuille Messenger&Star-Forum
It was a lesson in Gatesville golf last weekend. The Hornets, launching their 2015 season at Cottonwood Creek Golf Course in Waco, made a statement as they edged a field of mostly 6A teams for the title.
Lady Eagles take down Calvert, 53-48 - The Batesuille Messenger&Star-Forum
Going into Friday’s area playoff game against Calvert, the Jonesboro Lady Eagles had goals for each segment. Not only did they surpass their goals, they knocked off the 22nd ranked Lady Trojans, 53-48, to advance to the regional quarterfinals.
Hall of Fame honorees - The Batesuille Messenger&Star-Forum
The Gatesville Athletics Hall of Fame inducted three individuals into the prestigious group on Saturday--Bobby Cole and the late Lloyd Mitchell and the late Dan Edwards. Accepting the awards were, shown from left, Cole; the grandchildren of Dan Edwards ...
Lady Elks escape with narrow win over Oglesby - The Batesuille Messenger&Star-Forum
Oglesby and Evant fought it out to the very end Tuesday night, until fi nally the Lady Elks prevailed, 35-33. Oglesby fought back from a fi rst half defi cit to close the gap to within two in the third quarter, but they were never able to overtake ...
Robert Earl Patterson - The Batesuille Messenger&Star-Forum
Robert Earl Patterson, age 81, of Gatesville, passed away Saturday, January 17, 2015. Funeral services were at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, January 20, 2015, at Scott’s Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Kurt Fuessel and the Rev. Wray Nunn offi ciating.
Gerald “Jerry” Newman - The Batesuille Messenger&Star-Forum
Gerald “Jerry” Clay Newman, age 71, of Gatesville, passed away Tuesday, January 13, 2015. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Monday, January 19, 2015, at Scott’s Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at Murphree Cemetery in Evant.
Norman Gail Short - The Batesuille Messenger&Star-Forum
Norman Gail Short, age 77, passed away on January 12, 2015, from complications of Alzheimer’s disease. Funeral services will be held at Scott’s Funeral Home today (Saturday), January 17, 2015, at 10:30 a.m. in Gatesville, TX. Interment will ...
Nita Swift - The Batesuille Messenger&Star-Forum
Juanita Swift, age 96, of Gatesville, passed away Friday, January 9, 2015, in Gatesville. Funeral services were at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, January 15, 2015, at the Scott’s Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Buddy Wheat offi ciating. Burial followed ...
Troy Lee Whisenhunt - The Batesuille Messenger&Star-Forum
Troy Lee Whisenhunt, age 58, of Gatesville, passed away from this life Thursday, January 8, 2015. Funeral services were at 3:00 p.m. Sunday, January 11, 2015, at Jonesboro Baptist Church. Burial followed at Turnersville Cemetery. Troy Lee was born ...
Antonece Bertrand Rogers - The Batesuille Messenger&Star-Forum
Mildred Antonece Bertrand Rogers, 94, of Coryell County, passed away in College Station on January 26, 2015. The celebration of her life service was held at the First United Methodist Church of Oglesby on Thursday, January29, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. The ...
Vestal Opal McDonald - The Batesuille Messenger&Star-Forum
Vestal Opal McDonald passed away quietly in her sleep on January 20, 2015. She was 93 years old. Visitation was Friday, Jan. 23, and her memorial service will take place 10 a.m. today (Saturday), Jan. 24, both at Connally-Compton in Waco.
Another truck fails to negotiate turn - The Batesuille Messenger&Star-Forum
For the second time in about eight months, an 18-wheeler failed to negotiate the turn from FM 107 onto Highway 36. Gatesville police responded to a call at 11:51 p.m. Tuesday to the accident scene where Emilio Valencia Jr., 56, of Etter, was pinned ...
Broadband funding expires - The Batesuille Messenger&Star-Forum
Plans to improve broadband service in Coryell County will continue despite the loss of funding for Connected Texas. Don Shirley, director for Connected Texas, said the federal grant that funded the program expired at the end of January. Efforts to ...
Robert Earl (Pat) Patterson Sr. - The Batesuille Messenger&Star-Forum
From the family of Robert Earl (Pat) Patterson Sr., we would like to express our deepest and heartfelt thanks to everyone that prayed and ministered to us with their presence during this very diffi cult time. Our gratitude towards everyone can never be ...
Bertice Bryant Ross - The Batesuille Messenger&Star-Forum
Bertice Bryant Ross, 88, of Pasadena, died Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015. Funeral services were held Saturday, Jan. 24, at Cole Funeral Home in McGregor. The interment was at Post Oak Cemetery near Oglesby. Mr. Ross was born Feb. 13, 1926, to Grundy and Lela ...