The summer tanager is often mistaken for a male cardinal. They migrate from South America each spring to breed and raise their young. Tanagers feed on bees and primarily wasps. They uniquely capture their prey by the wings and then remove the stinger.
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In the 1800’s, French National Assembly member, Frederic Bastiat said, “When law and morality contradict each other, the citizen has the cruel alternative of either losing his moral sense or losing his respect for the law.” We are blessed to live in America where there are few laws which cause us to choose between breaking the law or contradicting morality.
On Thursday the county, working in collaboration with several state agencies, will once again offer free COVID-19 testing to any local resident exhibiting one or more symptoms.
Homeowners and business representatives are raising a stink about Granbury’s planned new wastewater treatment facility in the eastern part of the city.
Hood County needed the rain that fell over the weekend, but Hill Boulevard didn’t.
The body of a former Granbury resident was found floating in a container on a Kentucky lake, police said.
An Arlington, Texas man has been arrested in connection with the death of a former Granbury woman found in a plastic container floating in Kentucky Lake just north of the Tennessee state line Satur
The 1100 block of Hill Boulevard (behind Lowe's Home Improvement) is down to two lanes as crews work to repair damage to the street, its underlayment and stormwater runoff drains caused by the week
The county, in collaboration with several state agencies, will again offer free COVID-19 testing for local residents exhibiting one or more symptoms. Tests will be administered from 10 a.m.
The body of a former Granbury resident was found floating in a container in a Kentucky lake, police said.
Rain chances look good the early part of the week after a nice soaking this past Friday night and early Saturday morning.
Hood County currently has seven active COVID-19 cases, with the virus transmitted from work or community spread, according to the latest update from Hood County Public Health Authority Dr.
The southbound lane of Highway 144 between County Road 324 and County Road 302 near the Hood-Somervell County line will be closed as needed Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
It was what Hood County needed. Thunderstorms rolled through the area Friday night, dumping much-needed rainful. The Acton area reported up to 3.5 inches.
The Commissioners Court has created the Hood County Economic Relief Fund to disburse federal dollars to local small businesses that were forced to shut down all or part of their business because of the coronavirus pandemic.
The Granbury Lions Club has awarded scholarships of $500-$1,000 to these local teens: Regan L. Barber, Lipan High School; Kaed R. Goodrick, Tolar High School; Leah C.
Deborah Jane Browning, 68, of Granbury, Texas passed away on Tuesday June 16, 2020. Funeral Service: 2:00 pm Friday June 19, 2020, Wiley Funeral Home Chapel, Granbury, Texas; Visitation: Family will receive friends from 1:00 pm until service lime. interment: Holly Hills Memorial Park, Granbury.
Stephanie Gail Walker Hatton, age 51, passed away on Thursday, June 4, 2020 at Baylor All Saints Hospital in Fort Worth, Texas. She was a beloved resident of Granbury, Texas. She was born in Wichita Falls on August 31, 1968 to Norman Elvin Walker and Judy Gail Black Walker.
The Hood County News has been selected from among more than 12,000 applicants from more than 100 eligible countries to receive funding through the Google Journalism Emergency Relief Fund (JERF).
A plaque denoting Granbury as the “Best Historic Small Town in America” was unveiled on the square Friday as voting for this year’s USA Today contest was underway.
The early heat we have been having is changing the summer fishing patterns a little early this year.
Rooster’s is flying the coop.
Treasures will be bought and sold today on garage sale day in our community!
Harold Branson married Mona Compton on June 23, 1950 in Weatherford and have lived the majority of their married life in Lipan. They have traveled extensively, even to Alaska and have never flown on an airplane. Their business ventures have included roofing, farming, ranching and banking. They have been equal partners through it all. Harold and Mona have three children, five grandchildren and 14 greatgrandchildren. Their entire family resides in Lipan.
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