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The nine-year-old boy who died Tuesday, Aug. 9 after suffering a gunshot wound has been identified by the Hood County Sheriff’s Office as Levi Shaw, and a news release quotes Sheriff Roger Deeds as saying it was “a terrible accident occurred where a father accidentally shot his 9-year-old son.”

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A small airplane downed for unknown reasons on West Pearl Street not far from Granbury High School and the Granbury Regional Airport has caused West Pearl to be shut down between the intersection with U.S. Highway 377 and Pirate Drive, Granbury Police Department Lt. Russell Grizzard told the…

 Granbury resident Douglas Lee Pruitt was arrested Sunday afternoon at his residence by Hood County Sheriff’s Office deputies on two misdemeanor charges stemming “from several complaints” … “from citizens who were concerned with the practices of Pruitt raising money for veterans and not fili…

A fire that was called in to emergency dispatch at about 7 p.m. Sunday, May 15 destroyed an occupied mobile home, a travel trailer and a storage building on a rental property in the 6800 block of Gee Road south of Acton, according to Hood County Fire Marshal Jeff Young.

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A man’s body was found floating in Lake Granbury Sunday afternoon according to Hood County Sheriff’s Office Lt. Johnny Rose. The family of Donald Earle Carver, an 86-year-old Granbury man who has been missing since April 26, has been notified and the process to determine the man’s identity i…

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A Granbury Middle School student suffered third-degree burns on his hands on April 1 during what the Granbury ISD described as “a science class experiment,” and the Granbury Police stated today (April 5) that the incident “will be submitted to the District Attorney’s Office for review.”

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Mandatory evacuation for the city of Lipan is being issued. When deciding on direction of travel use safety precautions when deciding to go east or west of the fire. Four shelters are set up for anyone needing them:

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Any residence in the U.S. is eligible to receive four free COVID-19 tests. The U.S. Postal Service will be delivering them beginning in late January, free of charge. Here’s what you need to do to order your kits.

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A 23-year-old Granbury woman and her 1-1/2-year-old child were transported to an area hospital Wednesday (Jan. 5) for treatment of injuries suffered in the parking lot of the Granbury Walmart when the woman’s 2-1/2-year-old child was “believed to have picked up a handgun which was concealed …

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A local emergency scanner report of a shooting at Walmart in Granbury shortly before noon today (Wednesday, Jan. 5) turned out to be from an accidental discharge of a firearm, according to Granbury Police Department Deputy Chief Cliff Andrews. The investigation of the incident is still in pr…

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COVID-19 numbers are looking better, but there are once again no beds available in Lake Granbury Medical Center's ICU.

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COVID-19 cases increase a bit over a week's time while the number hospitalized remains the same.

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Under fire despite kudos for her work in the 2020 election, Elections Administrator Michele Carew has submitted a letter of resignation, saying that she will never work elections again.

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The number of active COVID-19 cases in Hood County has dropped significantly, but the week brought seven more deaths.

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According to the latest update from Hood County Emergency Management Coordinator Jay Webster, as of Thursday afternoon (Sept. 2) the county had 655 active cases of COVID-19.