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“Granbury Follies,” a one-act play telling the story of how the Granbury Opera House was saved and restored in 1974, will be premiering at 7:30 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 26, at the Granbury Opera House.

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For the first time in its 21-year history, the Granbury High School Marine Corps JROTC Battalion has earned the Marine Corps Reserve Association (MRCA) Outstanding Unit award while also receiving its 8th straight Naval Honor School award.

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Assistant football coach Wesley Hooks is looking to make an immediate impact on Granbury High School’s defensive line despite his goal of one day being an offensive coordinator.

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Firefighters from the deCordova Bend Estates/Acton Volunteer Fire Department responded when a blown transformer caused smoke that set off an alarm at Acton Middle School Monday morning, according to Granbury ISD Information Officer Jeff Meador.

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After being closed for three months due to flooding, CrossTown Preschool is back open and will host its open house from 1-3 p.m. on Saturday, June 26, at 1400 N. Meadows Drive in Granbury, Texas. 

Premier High School in Granbury, Texas, recently made history by honoring 68 graduating seniors on Thursday, May 27 — a record number of graduates since the charter school opened its doors in February 2010.

Granbury High School has announced it will have two new head coaches for the upcoming sports season, with Katie Cowan (softball) and Connor Mason (tennis) joining the 2021-22 school year staff.

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A sea of graduates in purple robes leapt off folding chairs Friday night at Pirate Stadium in Granbury, Texas, as caps sailed overhead. Fireworks exploded to cheers from the hundreds who braved a stormy day to be present for Granbury High School’s commencement ceremony.

Former military veteran Gerald Trottier was honored in grandson Nicolas Fleming's college essay in 2009. Granbury, Texas resident Jean Trottier shared his essay with the Hood County News recently as a tribute to her husband for Memorial Day. 

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Renowned painter and sculptor Mike Tabor retires from Granbury High School, where he taught art classes for 28 years.

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Granbury High School held its band spring concert on Tuesday, May 18, in the Bagby-McMahan Performing Arts Center.

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Ty Chilcutt, a junior at Granbury High School in Granbury, Texas, uses his wit and charm during the Crow’s Nest News, GHS’s news segment that premieres every two weeks for students to learn upcoming information about sports, academics and extracurriculars — featuring Chilcutt as the “incredibly handsome” anchorman. 

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You’ll be able to enjoy Granbury High School’s state-qualifying ribs and beans at a pop-up restaurant Thursday, May 13, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Granbury Square Plaza. 

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Students and parents are invited by Cinergy Entertainment Group to create a short video to nominate a special schoolteacher as a Cinergy Hero in honor of the upcoming national Teacher Appreciation Week.

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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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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. 

Masks or face coverings are now optional in Granbury ISD schools. As you know, the CDC, Texas Department of Health, and district still recommend students and staff continue to wear masks or face coverings out of an abundance of caution. 

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Granbury High School senior and young filmmaker Holly Hodges recently got accepted into her dream school, USC School of Cinematic Arts, a private media school within the University of Southern California in Los Angeles.