The Kosse Community Thanksgiving Dinner will be held at 6:30PM on Thursday, November 11, 2021 at the Community Center. Turkey and dressing will be provided by the Kosse Community Center. Please bring your favorite side dish or dessert!
As part of Kosse's Sesquicentennial, Kosse 150, Champco, Inc. has purchased and begun the work on the historic brick building most commonly referred to as the old Rasco Grocery in at the corner of Narcissus and Hwy 7 in downtown Kosse.
Efforts are being made to restore the building exterior to its appearance to when it was built in the late 1800's. They will also be building a new city hall and council-municipal court facilities inside. Upon completion, the City of Kosse will purchase the building. More information on the new city hall and other upcoming Kosse 150 projects will be announced in the coming weeks.
Limestone Emergency Management announced that the burn ban has been lifted as of Tuesday, September 8, 2020.
Get alerted about emergencies and other important community news by signing up for our Emergency Notification System. This system enables local officials to provide you with critical information quickly in a variety of situations, such as water outages, tornado warnings, unexpected road closures, missing persons and evacuations of buildings or neighborhoods. Sign up online at www.KosseTexas.com/city under “Emergency Alert System”.
The Kosse Community Center will be hosting a “FallFest Street Dance” on Saturday, October 10, 2020 starting at 8PM in downtown Kosse. Featured bands will be The Gordon Collier Band and West favorite Donna Beckham. Tickets are just $12 and coolers are welcome at this family-friendly event. Food and soft drinks will be available. Bring your chairs, masks and maintain social distancing so that everyone can enjoy the evening and stay safe. Proceeds benefit the non-profit Kosse Community Center and its programs. Call 254-375-2212 for more information.
The annual Kosse First United Methodist Church Bazaar will be held on Saturday, October 3, 2020 at the Methodist Pavilion on Hwy 14. In following COVID-19 safety recommendations, the Bazaar will be scaled back slightly this year. Come and enjoy the country store goodies, white elephant items, the bake sale, our exciting live auction and a huge raffle. This year, lunches will be available pre-boxed, with plans to offer BBQ sandwiches and beef tips and rice. This year’s raffle includes 12 great items highlighted by a $500 VISA gift card and a STIHL gas powered weedeater. The grand prize is a 42” SNAPPER Zero-Turn lawnmower. Raffle tickets are $5 each or 3 for $10 and are available at City Hall, Farmers State Bank or from a church member. We look forward to seeing everyone and ask that you remember to wear your mask and observe social distancing.
Casting Light Summer Speaking Series:
Death and Dying
Brought to Limestone County by the Massey Foundation
Springfield Hall 199 Park Road 35 Groesbeck is the location for all sessions
Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more details and if you plan to attend.
The August 6th event is a ticketed event available through email.
June 30, 2020
Topic: Am I Ready?
Speaker: Dr. Thomas Q. Robbins
Two Sessions: 10:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.
July 6, 2020
Topic: The Promises to the 7 Churches of the Revelation
Speaker: Pastor Mike Smith
One Session: 6:00 p.m.
July 14, 2020
Topic: Facing Death: How do I live to die?
Speaker: Pastor Tracy Sims
One Session: 6:00 p.m.
August 6, 2020
Topic: What does it mean to be an American of Saving Faith in 2020?
Speaker: Mr. Raphael Cruz
One Session: 11:00 a.m.
August 5 – 7
Christ Inspired Artwork Show by Dorrie Cobb. Preview her work on Facebook
Gallery open to public August 6th and 7th from 1-4 p.m.
The Kosse Community Center and the City of Kosse will host the annual July 4th Independence Day Fireworks show and celebration at the Kosse City Park on Saturday, July 4, 2020.
Starting at 6:00PM, there will be two big water slides for the kids and plenty of bottled water. Due to COVID-19 social distancing safety concerns, we will not be cooking or providing food this year. Families are invited to bring along a picnic dinner or snacks. The big fireworks show will start around 9:00PM.
We have also made arrangements for those who wish to enjoy the festivities from their car or truck to be able to tune in to 87.9 on their radio to listen in.