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The brightly clad cyclists whizzing down U.S. 377 through Granbury toward Fort Worth on July 15 certainly attracted people’s attention, and Ben Hardee and his Pi Kappa Phi fraternity brothers could not be happier.

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The Granbury SEALS swim team was a runaway winner during the circuit meet competition held at the Hood County YMCA Saturday, with local athletes accounting for 153 total medals, including 71 colored in gold.

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It’s 6:45 a.m. on a Monday at Pirate Stadium in Granbury and the sun is trying to break past a thick, low-lying layer of clouds as student-athletes make their way onto Johnny Perkins Field.

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Granbury High School senior Ryan Felton was selected as the overall Pitcher of the Year In voting by the coaches for the 2021 season’s all-District 5-5A baseball honors, while two Pirates made the first team and three teammates landed on the second team.

For 23 years, Pecan Plantation resident Nannette Samuelson has been running, biking and swimming — training daily for several marathons and triathlons that she participates in every year.

After missing the qualification cutoff for the Boston Marathon by 52 seconds in 2018 (two seconds a mile), the 61-year-old has now qualified for the Boston Marathon twice, once in 2019 and once in 2020.

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It was thundering Thursday inside the James Wann Center as 80 players brought the lightning to basketball camp learning the fundamentals and team concepts it takes to become a Granbury Lady Pirate.

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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LITTLE PIRATE FOOTBALL CAMP: A best-ever number of campers showed up for the Granbury Little Pirate Football Camp this week. Campers learned about the fundamentals and team concepts of football, and then they had super-soaker and waterslide fun afterward.

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Three-time world champion Will Lowe got a run for his money against young gun Rocker Steiner as the two were just some of the many highlights of the evening at the Hood County Stampede at the Reunion Ground in Granbury Saturday.

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Three-time world champion Will Lowe got a run for his money against young gun Rocker Steiner as the two were just some of the many highlights of the evening at the Hood County Stampede at the Reunion Ground in Granbury Saturday.

The Tolar Rattlers baseball team finished its 2021 season Thursday night with a 10-0 loss to second-ranked Bosqueville, Coach Lance Alford’s Rattlers also lost Game 1 of the best-of-three Class 2A playoff series, played at Cleburne High School, 5-3 on Wednesday night. Tolar, which was the Di…

In the first game of their best-of-three Class 2A third-round baseball playoff series Wednesday night in Cleburne, the Tolar Rattlers lost a 5-3 decision to second-ranked Bosqueville. The series is scheduled to continue tonight (Thursday, May 20) at 8, again at Cleburne High School's field, …

Granbury High School junior Ty Holbrook returned home late Tuesday night from the UIL Class 5A boys state golf tournament in Georgetown with a bronze medal after finishing the two-day event in a three-way tie for third place. Holbrook and the other two golfers, both from Highland Park, were …

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Granbury High School's baseball team saw its 2021 season come to a close with a pair of tight losses to Mansfield Timberview, 8-7 and 2-1.

Granbury High School junior Ty Holbrook was in a four-way tie for third place at 72 after Monday's opening round of play in the Class 5A boys state golf tournament at White Wing Golf Club in Georgetown. Preston Cooper of Highland Park was the first-day leader, at 70, followed by Roy Barrera …

Granbury High School's baseball season ended Friday night (May 14) at Tidwell Field with a 2-1 loss to Mansfield Timberview in the area round of the Class 5A playoffs. The Pirates lost by an 8-7 count in 8 innings Thursday night at Timberview, in the opener of the best-of-three series. Coach…

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The Granbury Pirates held a 7-6 lead over Mansfield Timberview before giving up one run in the sixth inning and one run in the eighth as the Wolves posted an 8-7 win Thursday night (May 13) in the opening game of their Class 5A area baseball playoff series. The second game of the series will…

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Full details for the Granbury High School baseball team's area playoff series vs. Mansfield Timberview are now set. Coach Brad Eppler's 23-7 Pirates, (fourth-place out of District 5-5A), play at Timberview High School (19-10-1, third place out of District 8) tonight (Thursday, May 13) at 7 i…

Granbury High School junior Luke Mankowski placed seventh in the boys Class 5A state discus meet Friday in Austin with a distance of 154 feet, 11 inches. That topped his previous best, 154-1, which he had posted to win the regional meet in Lubbock. 

Brock Mueller's two-run double with two outs in the top of the sixth inning lifted the Granbury Pirates to a 5-4 triumph over Grapevine tonight (Friday, May 7) in Grapevine, as GHS eliminated the Mustangs with a 2-0 sweep of their best-of-three Class 5A bi-district baseball series. The Pirat…

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Senior pitcher Taylor Calcote threw a complete-game two-hitter as the Granbury Pirates defeated Grapevine 3-1 tonight (Thursday, May 6) at Tidwell Field at GHS in the opener of their best-of-three Class 5A bi-district baseball playoff series. The 22-8 Pirates will play Game 2 in Grapevine Fr…

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The Granbury High School baseball squad dropped its regular-season finale Tuesday night, 2-0 to Azle, in a weather-delayed game played in Weatherford, which means that the Pirates will be the fourth seed coming out of District 5-5A in the playoffs. Coach Brad Eppler's Pirates (5-5 in distric…

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Granbury High School's District 5-5A varsity baseball game versus Azle, which was postponed by Monday's storm in Granbury, has been moved to 7 p.m. tonight (Tuesday, May 4) at Weatherford High School.

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High school softball teams from Tolar and Lipan High School, Texas won their first round playoff games. Granbury High School, Texas lost in its first round.

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The weather is warming up fast and the amount of boats on our area lakes is forever increasing.  We need to be courteous and safe on the water. 

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Donnie Meyer is pictured with a 5-pound, 5-ounce bass he caught in the Granbury Bass Club’s April tournament held recently at Eagle Mountain Lake near Azle, earning the Big Bass Award. The top three places in the tournament were: 1. Tim Krentz, five fish totaling 15 pounds, 4 ounces; 2. Donn…

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The Granbury FFA horse judging team captured the state championship and a national bid during state competition on April 24, 2021, at Texas Tech University in Lubbock.