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Gary P. Nunn, born December 4, 1945 is an American country music singer-songwriter. He is best known for writing "London Homesick Blues", which was the theme song for Austin City Limits from 1977 to 2004 Nunn is also considered the father of the progressive country scene that started in Aust…

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Saturday night he rocked the backyard stage at Brock’s Food & Drink in Acton as children chased chickens and their parents swigged ice cold beer arriving to tables by the buckets. They came to see the Texas legend and the Sons of the Bunkhouse Band to help James and Jan Brock mark the one year anniversary of their honky-tonk and smokehouse.

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Long before he turned 18 in April, Hood County resident Ridge Roberts became a local legend as a Texas-style championship fiddler. Now he’s getting ready to play where some of the world’s greatest music legends have performed — The Grand Ole Opry.

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Street tacos, Mexican street corn (elote) cups and hand-ground brisket burgers are all popular staples at Firefly Grilling Co., a new pop-up food venue that’s been making the rounds recently at Silver Saddle Saloon and Revolver Brewing in Granbury, Texas. 

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The fireworks display over Lake Granbury were bigger, brighter, and longer than ever before. At least it seemed that way to a precocious 5-year-old enthralled by the show Sunday night. “These are the best fireworks ever,” Becca Jimenez said, shouting out from under a tree lakeside, a stones throw from the Mesquite Pit BBQ restaurant.

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The Best of Hood County season is underway! Businesses across the county are asking for your vote — Competing to earn the coveted "Best of Hood County" banner as one of your favorites. Vote, share, talk among yourselves, and show some love for our great local businesses! 

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James Brock wanted to buy Brock's Food and Drink for his son to take over. Instead he has built a bar and smokehouse that is true to its name — Brock’s omnipresence and culinary reputation: “We slow cook everything. I mean, every day, all day and all night long. We’ll do in this little restaurant over 100 tons of meat on that smoker this year.”

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The weather is warming up fast and the amount of boats on our area lakes is forever increasing.  We need to be courteous and safe on the water. 

Jay Wagner is pictured with his catch that won the “big bass” award (7 pounds, 1 ounce) during the Granbury Bass Club’s March tournament, held at Lake Whitney. Terry Metheny won first place overall with five fish weighing 14 pounds, 10 ounces. Second place was Shane Timm with five totaling 1…

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Ever since Chicago — one of the most popular rock bands of all time — released its first album, “Chicago Transit Authority” in 1969, Rene Pena of Richardson was hooked on the self-described “rock and roll band with horn

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Captain Kirk's Tiki Cruises and Mesquite Pit restaurant in Granbury, Texas go together like a steak and baked potato, or a pontoon boat and tourists.

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The Granbury Regional Airport in Granbury, Texas plans April Fly-in Breakfast fundraiser.

Granbury High School senior Gracie Nichols, a member of the Lady Pirate volleyball team, announced her plans to continue her playing career at the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor in Belton during a signing ceremony on Monday. Also at the ceremony were her parents, Chris and Sherri Nichols (…

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Jay Wagner is pictured with his catch that won the “big bass” award (7 pounds, 1 ounce) during the Granbury Bass Club’s March tournament, held at Lake Whitney. Terry Metheny won first place overall with five fish weighing 14 pounds, 10 ounces. Second place was Shane Timm with five totaling 1…

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Maria Uriostegui serves up recipes featuring flavors from her native Geurrero, Mexico. 

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 Many folks focus on slabs, crappie or — as they call them in Louisiana, sac-a-lait — in the spring.  These tasty species can be caught most anytime of the year, but during the spawn they move up in numbers in real shallow water. These fish are very predictable this time of the year and they…

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 If all-you-can-eat jumbo mud bugs from Lafayette and dancing to live bands under a springtime sky sounds like a fun way to spend a Saturday, mark your calendar for April 17th.

Ketzler’s Schnitzel Haus and Biergarten, Granbury’s traditional German restaurant, will be opening in a new location in March — also on the square — at 201 E. Pearl St.

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SPRING FUN:There will be plenty to do on and around the square this weekend with the free Granbury Founders Day Jubilee and Cook-off (previously called General Granbury’s Birthday) planned for 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. Bulls on the Beach at the City Beach will …

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Prevent the spread of oak wiltOak wilt is one of the most destructive tree diseases in the United States, killing millions of trees in 76 counties of Central, North and West Texas. Texas A&M Forest Service urges Texans to help stop the spread of oak wilt by avoiding pruning or wounding o…

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Jack Mason, who was fishing with his grandfather Ron Collins, a resident of Water’s Edge, caught his personal best striped bass (8.5 pounds) on Lake Granbury this past Sunday.

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Returning to in-person meetings this month, the North Central Texas (Granbury) Civil War Round Table will gather Monday, Nov. 9 at 6:30 p.m. at Spring Creek Barbeque, 317 E Highway 377. It’s the first in-person meeting since the pandemic hit in the spring.