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    Ritchie Bros Auctioneers is once again having their big Fort Worth Texas auction. This auction will be held for two days. It will begin on Tuesday March 5th, 2013 and ends on Wednesday March 6th, 2013. Several buyers and sellers come from all over to participate in this thrilling event. » Read More

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    It’s hot out, the kids are restless, and the pool is boring.  What could possibly keep them entertained?  When pool season arrives, here are a few games to keep the good times rolling.  The only items needed are some water guns and a few restless bodies full of energy. » Read More

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    According to the US Commerce Department, as of this year, data that's been released on the massive decline of home sales across the country hasn't changed much. We've seen a tidal wave of foreclosures and job losses and, while overall market figures have shown that sales have continually dropped, it hasn't been the case everywhere in the country. As economists still and impatiently... » Read More

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So Much to Love about the Gatesville Community
The Gatesville community has much to offer visitors as well as residents. Often referred to as the "Spur Capital of Texas" due to what...
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Enjoying the Many Things to do in Gatesville
Located in central Texas, Gatesville is not only a wonderful place to live but also a great place to visit with a wide array of activities to see...
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Planning an upcoming trip to Gatesville? If so, you will be likely be in need of accommodations. There are numerous Gatesville, TX hotels to...
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There are numerous Gatesville, Texas restaurants to enjoy throughout the local area. No matter what you happen to be in the mood for you will...
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Gatesville, Texas real estate offers a variety of housing choices to residents and individuals relocating to the beautiful community of...
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Gatesville, located in Central Texas, is home to a variety of different shopping options. Due to the fact that Gatesville is well connected to...
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    There are many ways to set up a business entity. Some entrepreneurs prefer a corporate structure, while others lean toward a sole proprietorship or a limited liability company, or LLC. While LLCs and sole proprietorships do have some similarities, there are major differences, and you should carefully consider your particular circumstances before you do decide upon a structure for your new... » Read More

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    Putting your mind toward helping others with the gift of a hands-on approach is an act of kindness most everyone can appreciate. Taking the steps toward investing the time and attention it takes to create a smooth-running, effective charity event is certainly a highly worthwhile and rewarding experience for all involved. » Read More

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    Many people seek out different types of treatments for their stress related pain. Chiropractics is only one of the methods people choose to use, Chiropractics is a health care field which focuses on the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of problems that occur with the neuromuscukiskeletal system and the effects it can have on a person’s wellbeing. » Read More

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    Knee injuries are common, and many people who are obese experience knee problems due to the added strain and weight placed on the knees. Sometimes knee injuries can be traumatic enough that they require surgery. Additionally, knee injuries that do not start off as severe but are not taken care of right away can overtime continue to worsen. As the area degrades, surgery may become the only... » Read More

  • A Chiropractic Activator is...

    Anyone who has ever visited a chiropractor has probably stopped to wonder just how these people manage to complete a workday without being overly exhausted. The amount of movement, lifting, and hand manipulation of muscles and limbs is bound to be fatiguing, but many savvy chiropractors use a tool known as a chiropractic activator.  » Read More

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    Many children have a fascination with chewing. They chew chair backs, clothing, their fingers, your fingers; anything they can latch between their teeth. This presents a special problem if your child is autistic. Parents simply tell most children to stop and eventually they break the habit, an autistic child may always want to chew. A Chewy Tube gives them something to bite that is safe and... » Read More

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    Working in the trades can be extremely harsh on your body.  Whether you’re an electrician, operator, carpenter, or a laborer, work related pain and discomfort are a nearly constant reality.  Injuries are not hard to come by on job sites.  Wear and tear is also a threat to your body and can often be worse than the traditional injury. » Read More

  • DIY Solutions to the Daily...

    Working in the trades can be extremely harsh on your body.  Whether you’re an electrician, operator, carpenter, or a laborer, work related pain and discomfort are a nearly constant reality.  Injuries are not hard to come by on job sites.  Wear and tear is also a threat to your body and can often be worse than the traditional injury. » Read More

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Welcome to Gatesville, Texas

Often known as the Spur Capital of Texas because of the extensive collection of spurs housed in a local museum, Gatesville, TX has much to offer residents and visitors alike. Regardless of whether you are moving to Gatesville or you are simply planning a visit, you will find a variety of activities, attractions and more.

Gatesville, Texas is home to a host of dining establishments and accommodation options. Gatesville restaurants include a seafood restaurant, Mexican restaurant, steak house and several fast food options. There are also many Gatesville hotels that will suit your accommodation and budgetary needs.

The workforce in Gatesville remains strong as a result of the area's strong association with both the criminal justice system and the military. Gatesville is located only a short distance from Fort Hood, the largest military base in the US. In addition, there are six Texas Department of Criminal Justice prisons situated in the local area. Gatesville jobs and employment opportunities are also linked to the manufacturing and retail sectors.

There is an array of many different attractions and activities to enjoy in and around Gatesville. Not only are there many outdoor and recreational pursuits to enjoy, but there are also many museums where you can learn more about the history of this vibrant part off the Lone Star State.

Several colleges and universities are located within a 30 minute drive of Gatesville, offering ample opportunity to pursue a degree or expand your educational horizons. The local public school district is educationally strong and there is also a private school in Gatesville.

Whether you are looking for a friendly town to call home or you are simply considering coming to Gatesville to soak up some of the abundant Texas sunshine, you will find plenty to love about the Spur Capital of Texas!

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Visiting Fort Hood in Central Texas

Fort Hood is the largest military post in the United States. It is also one of the most diverse military posts. Visitors will find Fort Hood situated just outside the city of Killeen in central Texas. Currently, there are more than 52,000 soldiers assigned to Fort Hood along with more than 70,000 family members. Gatesville, Texas is located on the northern edge of Fort Hood.After September...

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There's Plenty to See and Do in Gatesville and the Local Area

When you plan a visit to Gatesville, Texas you will find that there is definitely much to see and enjoy. So much to see and enjoy in fact, that it is a good idea to make sure that you plan to spend...

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History Lives on in Gatesville

Like most towns in Texas, Gatesville has an interesting and long history. The founding of the town dates back to 1854 when it was first established and named for Fort Gates. The town's connection...

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206 S 7th St, Gatesville, TX 224248
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1505 W Main St, Gatesville, TX 224248
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1505 W Main St, Gatesville, TX 224248
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2007 E Leon St, Gatesville, TX 224248
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1512 Golf Course Rd, Gatesville, TX 224248
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Lankford qualifies for state
Source: Yahoo News | Apr 16th, 2014 12:21AM
Randall's Clay Lankford finished tied for fourth in the Region I-4A boys golf tournament at Abilene's Diamondback Golf Course on Tuesday...
Capital Murder Trial Opens With Graphic Testimony
Source: Yahoo News | Apr 15th, 2014 3:55PM
Prosecutors opened their case with graphic testimony and photos Tuesday in the capital murder trial of a Central Texas man accused of killing his...
Coryell County commissioners hire Smith as mental health case manager
Source: Yahoo News | Apr 15th, 2014 12:52AM
GATESVILLE ? Coryell County commissioners Monday voted to hire Kathy Smith as a mental health case manager as part of a state-funded program to...
Wylie enters Region I-3A golf tournament hoping to earn elusive state berth
Source: Yahoo News | Apr 13th, 2014 6:08PM
The Wylie boys golf team came within a stroke of a state tournament berth in 2013. The Bulldogs? dreams of a trip to Austin were dashed, though...
Hedeman name continues in rodeo lore
Source: Yahoo News | Apr 13th, 2014 12:13AM
Trevor Hedeman, the 18-year-old son of bull riding legend Tuff Hedeman, is student president of the American Junior Rodeo Association, holding...
Hays County Feral Hog Workshop set for April 28 in San Marcos
Source: Yahoo News | Apr 9th, 2014 11:42AM
SAN MARCOS ? The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service office in Hays County will host the Hays County Feral Hog Workshop April 28 in San Marcos...
Gatesville man saddles up to keep promise
Source: Yahoo News | Apr 9th, 2014 9:48AM
Winston Hall used to kid his friend Jonathan Avitia about wanting his saddle. Avitia let Hall use the saddle, but always made sure to get it back.
Central Texas observatory a prized resource
Source: Yahoo News | Apr 5th, 2014 10:00PM
Meyer Observatory in Gatesville draws stargazers.
Wait for justice
Source: Yahoo News | Apr 3rd, 2014 9:29PM
For more than a decade, Brittany Holberg has been sitting on death row in Texas - specifically the Mountain View Unit in Gatesville, according to...
Central Texas observatory draws many stargazers
Source: Yahoo News | Mar 31st, 2014 1:11AM
Associated Press? Aubrey Brickhouse, president of the Central Texas Astronomical Society, shows off the research telescope at the Paul and Jane...
Drayphus Baize recalls Field Pack
Source: Yahoo News | Mar 30th, 2014 12:44AM
Drayphus Baize learned the ins and outs of working with mules at an early age growing up on a farm in Central Texas near the community of...
Quincy Matthew ?Matt? Long
Source: Yahoo News | Mar 28th, 2014 8:14PM
Quincy Matthew ?Matt? Long, 34 years, 10 months, and 17 days, of Benton, was born May 1, 1979, in Benton. He entered into eternal rest on March...
Spring Storms Produce Rain, High Winds, Large Hail
Source: Yahoo News | Mar 28th, 2014 2:24PM
A line of storms pushed through Central Texas Friday, producing high winds, heavy rain and large hail.
Local Deaths-Hazel Uyvonne Martin
Source: Yahoo News | Mar 28th, 2014 1:22PM
Hazel Uyvonne Martin passed away on Feb. 11, 2014. She was born in Gatesville, Tex. on Nov. 5, 1933 to Karie Bilbrey and Tennie Corpier Bilbrey...
TAB hosts wizard themed event
Source: Yahoo News | Mar 28th, 2014 12:54AM
Brooms, wands and wizards were prevalent at Texas Tech Activity Board?s event Thursday night. Harry Potter fans of all calibers attended the Harry...
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