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 Brian Bondy became the new CEO of the Granbury Chamber of Commerce as of April 1, 2021. Most recently, he was president of the Conroe/Lake Conroe Chamber of Commerce.

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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Caring Transitions of Granbury strives to make the tasks of relocating, downsizing, decluttering and estate sales easier for residents of Granbury, Southwest Fort Worth, Aledo, Cleburne, Joshua, Benbrook, Crowley, Arlington, Weatherford, Burleson, Stephenville, Glen Rose and Godley.

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Hood County, Texas individuals, businesses and organizations are encouraged to participate in Lights Out Texas, a Texas-wide initiative encouraging individuals to turn off or dim non-essential lights to help protect birds from colliding into bright lights or becoming disoriented. Everyone is encouraged to turn their lights off from 11 p.m.-6 a.m. during the critical peak spring migration period of April 19 through May 7.

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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 Hood County Sheriff's Office's investigation into a phone call made on April 16 stating that a bomb had been planted at the Hood County Justice Center in Granbury, Texas, is continuing. 

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The Hood County COVID Vaccine Hub will offer extended hours Thursday evening (April 22) for those whose schedules make it difficult for them to get shots during normal business hours.

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The elections administrator in Hood County, Texas is in the spotlight as county leaders seek an attorney general opinion about election procedures.

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A golf fundraiser and silent auction will be held from 8:30-11 a.m. on Saturday, April 24, at Squaw Valley Golf Course in Glen Rose, Texas, to assist the Tolar High School Rattler Band in their trip to Pearl Harbor, Hawaii on Dec. 7. 

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The trial of former Granbury, Texas City Councilman Gary Couch, charged with Boating While Intoxicated in an incident involving a death, is set to begin on Thursday, April 22.

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Child hunger is real here. According to feedingamerica.org, children in Hood County, Texas, experienced 22% food insecurity in 2018. More than half of the Granbury, Texas, school district students live in economically disadvantaged households.

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The Granbury High School FFA wildlife team in Granbury, Texas, made history on Monday, April 12, 2021 when the four-person team consisting of Lexi Arlington, Alex Arlington, Tyler Kendall and Carter Perez advanced to the state wildlife CDE contest. The state contest will be held on Tuesday, April 20, 2021, in Nacogdoches at the Stephen F. Austin Experimental Forest. 

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The City Council in Granbury, Texas has named Acton Middle School student Pete O'Carroll as its honorary council member for the month of April.

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

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The North and East Texas Press Association awarded Kathy Cruz Journalist of the Year and David Montesino Photographer of the Year for entries in the 2020 Better Newspaper Contest among semiweekly newspapers in North and East Texas.

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Hood County resident Mike Greene, the owner-operator of KOME 95.5 FM (a local classic rock and pop hits station in the Granbury, Texas area, known by its nickname, K-Hits), is remembered as a sincere person who was passionate about his career in radio broadcasting. Greene died April 7, 2021, in a Fort Worth, Texas, hospital.

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The name of the Australian company that will bring hundreds of jobs to Cresson, Texas and a greener infrastructure footprint to areas across the country is no longer a secret.

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

 Ben, the popular, kid-friendly narcotics dog that had served in the Granbury ISD for seven years until his retirement in 2019, has died at age 10, according to the Granbury Police Department.

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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.

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Brian Bondy, the Granbury chamber’s new president and CEO, has officially been initiated as a Hood County resident: he got stuck at the Cresson intersection waiting for a train to pass.

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Starting Tuesday, the Hood County Vaccination Hub will begin transitioning to a walk-in vaccination site for those needing their first dose of the two-dose Moderna vaccine. Walk-ins will be accepted from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Vaccinations are being given …

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The Bridge Street History Center honored J.C. Campbell (waving) during a special reception Thursday evening. Campbell’s detailed drawings of local historic homes and buildings will be on display Saturday afternoons from 1 to 5 at the center, 319 E. Bridge St. Pictured are Campbell’s son Jerr…

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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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Is Granbury too loud? City wants to know