Friday (Feb. 15) is the filing deadline for local May elections. City and school elections are on the schedule for Lipan.
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Friends of Memorial Lane have established a bank account at First National Bank on the square to help pay for the rebuilding of a statue that was damaged at Veterans Memorial Park, 550 N.
Cupid has ordered sweet weather for Valentine's Day - afternoon temperatures are expected to reach the upper 70s under mostly sunny skies.
North Central Texas Academy head boys basketball coach Kenny Yates reached 600 career wins last week.
Yates has spent over 20 years as a head basketball coach in Texas.
When the newly-expanded Hood County Library reopens to the public weeks from now, it will have almost $93,000 in new furniture, thanks to a $50,000 grant from the Tocker Foundation and a donation f
A tip from a microchip helped solve a 5-year-old dog-napping case, paving the way for “Missy” to be reunited with her owners. Help from the Hood County community is needed,
The City Council wants to market Granbury as much as possible as a great place to retire, but isn’t yet sold on a state-run, pay-to-play program created for that purpose.
Jerry Althouse and Carol Boyd were married Sunday as part of the worship service at First Presbyterian Church. The Granbury couple is celebrating their wedding, and Valentine’s Day too, with
Premier High School of Granbury senior and up-and-coming singer-songwriter Mikayla Griffin has played on stages all around the United States, from Las Vegas to New Orleans. But her most impactful
FORWARD TRAINING CENTER Volunteers needed to assist on a variety of leadership teams. Call 817-573-6677. FOOD PANTRIES Nonprofit food and clothing agencies serving the needy of Hood County need volunteers
Brittany “Britt” Sharp, 50, of Granbury passed away on February 8, 2019. Memorial service: 11:00 a.m., Friday, February 15, 2019, Biggers Funeral Home Chapel, 6100 Azle Avenue, Fort Worth. Britt
Lillian Faye Plum, 69, of Granbury, passed away on Thursday, February 7, 2019. Family services will be held at a later date, Lillian was born on February 14, 1949 in
Ruth Perkins, 91, of Gran-bury, Texas passed away on Friday, February 8, 2019. Memorial service: 2:00 p.m. Saturday, February 16, 2019 in The Great Room at Quail Park Assisted Living,
Guild Mortgage recently made a $4,500 donation to Mission Granbury. From left are Angela Whiting, human resources manager for Mission Granbury; Stacie Ochoa, Texas Regional Ops Manager for Guild Mortgage;
The Historic Granbury Merchants Association is seeking teams to participate in the second annual Family Feud fundraiser coming Thursday, Feb. 28. “We have teams from Pins, Visit Gran-bury, Granbury Wine
As part of its vision to value children and help them develop to their full potential, the Optimist Club donated $1,500 to Forward Training Center. Executive Director Katy Off utt
The Community Calendar is a free listing in the Hood County News to inform readers of community programs, special meetings and nonprofit events. To be considered for publication, organizations must
Friends of Memorial Lane continue to look for answers following the defacing of a statue at Memorial Lane Park. Last month, the helmet was stolen from the military cross statue,
Native Texan Jim Morris will speak at the annual fundraiser for Ruth’s Place at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 26 at Lake Granbury Conference Center, 621 E. Pearl St. Morris is
District Attorney Rob Christian was honored with an appreciation breakfast last week. The Paluxy River Children’s Advocacy Center hosted the breakfast at City Hall. CAC staffers, members of the multidisciplinary
Peter calls out to Jesus in Matthew 14:28, “If it is you, command me to come to you on the water.” In this story about water walkers, why would Peter
Girl Scout Troop 2322 recently viewed the 2019 Photography Show on display at the Shanley House Center of the Arts Gallery, 224 N. Travis St. They enjoyed the variety of
Nettie Baccus and Brawner Intermediate students competed at a University Interscholastic Legaue A+ academic meet at Travis Elementary School in Mineral Wells earlier this semester. Award winners from Baccus included:
Granbury ISD schools will dismiss classes early on Friday, Feb. 15, which is the last day of the sixth weeks grading period. Early dismissal times are: 11:30 A.M. – elementary
Two more Hood County high school students caught calves during the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo’s calf scramble last week. Shelby Valadez and Julia Keys, both of Granbury FFA,