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Local Vietnam War veteran Charley LaFontaine will be serving a Chick-Fil-A lunch for all veterans and their families at noon on Saturday, Jan. 29, in the Fellowship Hall at Acton Baptist Church.

The luncheon will serve as a lead-up to a weekly meeting for military veterans as a way for them to talk among their peers about their time in war.

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A 33-year-old Granbury man was arrested on Dec. 27 by Hood County Sheriff’s Office deputies and charged with a first-degree felony drug count, according to Lt. Johnny Rose.

Just before 2:30 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 18, Granbury Police Department patrol officers noticed a vehicle that was being driven erratically in the 1200 block of Highway 377 East in Granbury.

Lt. Russell Grizzard with the Granbury Police Department's Criminal Investigations Department issued the following statement late this afternoon to the Hood County News via email, concerning what was previously believed to be the theft of a Toys for Tots collection box from Ketzler's restaur…

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It could be said that suspect No. 12 from last week’s felony drug warrant roundup who was sought by the Hood County Sheriff’s Office wigged out — but that didn’t prevent him from being tracked down Monday.

A 61-year-old Hico man was arrested on a felony drug charge Sunday evening in Granbury after Hood County Sheriff’s Office deputies found him in possession of methamphetamine, Lt. Johnny Rose stated in an email.

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Eleven local residents accused of either selling or using illegal drugs were arrested Tuesday, Dec. 7 in a warrant roundup conducted by the Hood County Sheriff’s Office Street Crimes Unit, the Granbury Police Department, the Hood County District Attorney’s Office and the North Texas U.S. Mar…

A 29-year-old Granbury man is under arrest facing a second-degree felony charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon that resulted in a 36-year-old man being sent to an area hospital for treatment of “severe stab wounds,” Hood County Sheriff’s Office Lt. Johnny Rose stated in an email.

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The felony criminal charge that had been filed Wednesday against Candace Victoria Sheffield, 36, has been dropped, according to Hood County Sheriff's Office Lt. Johnny Rose.

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A 36-year-old Granbury man was arrested on Dec. 2 and charged with a third-degree felony count of “family violence assault with a previous conviction,” plus one misdemeanor offense, Hood County Sheriff’s Office Lt. Johnny Rose stated in a news release.

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Granbury Police Chief Mitch Galvan on Friday told the Hood County News that a Granbury High School student has been charged with a state jail felony crime under the category of “false alarm or report” in connection with Thursday’s social media post that made a reference to a gun on campus. A…

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A 57-year-old Hood County man was arrested on a first-degree felony charge by Hood County Sheriff’s Office deputies early Tuesday evening, Dec. 1, after he reportedly pointed a large caliber firearm at his girlfriend, according to Lt. Johnny Rose.

A 37-year-old Granbury woman is facing a second-degree felony methamphetamine charge after being arrested Nov. 22 by members of the Hood County Sheriff’s Office Street Crimes Unit conducting a drug investigation, according to Lt. Johnny Rose.

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The “Squad 90” fire truck is back where it belongs, at the Tolar Volunteer Fire Department — after reportedly being taken for a ride twice in two days.

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A 34-year-old Granbury man was charged with multiple criminal offenses including three felony counts after being arrested Tuesday, Nov. 9 by Hood County Sheriff’s Office deputies, who reported finding him in possession of more than 100 grams of methamphetamine, Lt. Johnny Rose stated in an email.

A 56-year-old Weatherford man was arrested in possession of 7.9 grams of methamphetamine on Oct. 31 by members of the Hood County Sheriff’s Office Street Crimes Unit conducting a drug investigation, according to Lt. Johnny Rose.

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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 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…

A juvenile in custody in the Lake Granbury Youth Services Center on Crossland Road in Granbury who used his fist to strike a detention officer several times was charged with a third-degree felony, according to Granbury Police Department Deputy Chief of Police Cliff Andrews.

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Additional information has been released in connection with the felony case involving a Houston man arrested Sept. 17 by Granbury Police after they reported finding three improvised explosive devices in a vehicle the suspect had been driving when he was pulled over at a local convenience store.