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The Hood County Substance Abuse Council (HCSAC) was one of four organizations in Texas that recently received a $50,000 grant from CARA (Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act) to conduct education and prevention services regarding opioids in the local community.

The Hood County Substance Abuse Council (HCSAC) is collaborating with Cook Children’s Safe Kid Program and will be handing out lock boxes during the National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday, Oct. 23.

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Pecan Plantation resident and former Air Force pilot Michael Brake continues to fly to this day, even after spending 27 years in the Air Force and 16 years at American Airlines flying airplanes. 

The Hood County Substance Abuse Council (HCSAC) was one of four organizations in Texas that recently received a $50,000 grant from CARA (Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act) to conduct education and prevention services regarding opioids in the local community.

The Hood County Substance Abuse Council (HCSAC) is collaborating with Cook Children’s Safe Kid Program and will be handing out lock boxes during the National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday, Oct. 23.

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COMMUNITY CONCERT: The Granbury High School marching band teamed up with the Acton and Granbury middle schools for a community concert Monday night at Pirate Stadium. The GHS Pirate Band earned a Division I rating at the UIL region marching contest on October 12, 2021, at Saginaw High School.

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The sun was out. The air dry and cool. Throngs of people walked around booths offering artwork, jewelry, baked goods and, yes, kettle corn. Just another fall weekend on the Historic Granbury Square and the Harvest Moon Festival in full swing.

A third-place finish at the District 5-5A cross country meet Friday in White Settlement has qualified the Granbury boys team for the regional meet on October 25 in Lubbock.

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

The Hood County Commissioners Court on Tuesday voted in favor of Precinct 3 Commissioner Jack Wilson’s request to make space at county Annex 3 for the return of a Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) driver’s license office.

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The Granbury community is mourning the loss of locally famous musician Jesse Overton, who regularly performed all over town at venues like D’Vine Wine, Farina’s and Mesquite Pit. Overton passed away on Thursday, Sept. 23, due to COVID-19 complications.

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The popular Tip-A-Cop event at Grumps in Granbury is coming back this year, after having to be canceled in 2020 because of COVID-19. The Granbury Citizens Police Academy Alumni will be staging the 13th Tip-A-Cop night from 5-9 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 14 in the restaurant’s outdoor pavilion area.

While there are still many scenarios out there, Granbury’s Friday night home matchup against Azle has serious playoff complications with the Pirates (3-3, 1-2) facing the Hornets (5-1, 3-0) in a make-it-or-break-it situation.

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FORT WORTH--Granbury took a while to get off the bus and found itself behind early for the second week in a row as Brewer tagged the Pirates with a 56-35 District 5-5A loss Friday in Fort Worth.

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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.

For months, Precinct 3 Commissioner Jack Wilson has worked with state officials to open a driver's license office in Granbury - and a full-service facility in a brand new building by 2024.

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With an election just weeks away, the Granbury City Council heeded City Manager Chris Coffman's advice to delay action on his contract to avoid the appearance of politics impacting its decision.

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A 61-year-old Weatherford man is charged with a second-degree felony after Hood County Sheriff’s Office deputies found 6.8 grams of methamphetamine before arresting him during a traffic stop on Friday, according to Lt. Johnny Rose.

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The driver of a Ford pickup that had been involved in a four-vehicle accident Friday morning on SH 144 was booked into the Hood County Jail charged with multiple criminal offenses. One of the injured individuals, Granbury resident Susan Higginbotham, 63, was transported to a Fort Worth hospi…

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The dark clouds parted over the soft and damp turf of Rattlers Stadium an hour before kickoff. You could feel the electricity. Fourth-ranked Crawford High School were in town. This clash of Texas Class 2A football titans has been the talk of the town.

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Actors interacting with the audience makes “The Sleepy Hollow Experience” a unique and completely immersive evening of scary entertainment. The audience feels like they’ve stepped inside the actual classic spooky tale, “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow.” Created and produced by renowned theater d…

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The driver of a vehicle that had been involved in a four-vehicle accident at about 6:30 a.m. Friday (Oct. 1) in the 1900 block of S.H. 144 (Glen Rose Highway) in Granbury was booked into the Hood County Jail on multiple criminal charges, while one of the people injured was transported to a F…

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Here are some photos from the scene of a four-vehicle crash earlier this morning (Friday, Oct. 1) near the 1900 block of South Morgan Street. Both sides of the roadway (Texas State Highway 144) were shut down for a time. The Hood County News will be posting additional information when it is …

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Travel inside the mind of short-story writer Washington Irving — and try not to lose your head — during “The Sleepy Hollow Experience,” a modern retelling of the classic spooky tale.

“The Sleepy Hollow Experience” is now showing on Thursdays through Sundays at the Dora Lee Langdon Cultural & Educational Center grounds until Oct. 31.

James Farrell, a former Marine, was the recipient of a red 2009 Chevy Silverado pickup on Aug. 21, through Midas Granbury’s Project Spark program in Granbury, Texas.