Almost 50 years ago, Wayne Bennett made extra money by repairing campers at the house on six acres where he and his wife Fae were raising their two kids.
Granbury High School’s graduation was unusual this year, but not just because of COVID-19.
Some of the signs that a child might be a victim of abuse, according to Traci Cooper, community education coordinator for Paluxy River Children’s Advocacy Center, are:
For weeks, Hood County News interviewed local officials and nonprofits about the sinister presence of child abuse in Hood County.
No town, city or county is immune to it; it’s found within the homes of neighbors, friends, family; just below the surface in unexpected places, child abuse hides.
The chamber’s popular 4th of July parade and festival on the square are back on, but on a smaller scale and as long as the Commissioners Court approves.
Granbury High School seniors breathed a collective sigh of relief Thursday evening when they finally received their diplomas after a wild year. The COVID-19 pandemic closed schools all over the country, with students missing out on traditional springtime events such as prom, academic, athletic and music events. Graduation was held in Pirate Stadium, the first since 1996.
A Glen Rose nurse was killed when a speeding car collided with her vehicle, according to police and witnesses. Haley Darnell, 44, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The recent fish kill on Lake Granbury is attributed to moderate toxicity golden algae bloom, according to officials with the Brazos River Authority. Granbury’s fish kill was spotted mostly in areas
The body of a 32-year man was found in the middle of a road Thursday night, an apparent victim of a hit-and-run, authorities said.
Granbury's City Beach Park has been named one of the Top 10 Hidden Beaches in Texas, according to Visit Granbury.
Deputies responded to a Tolar convenience store Wednesday afternoon for a reported forgery in progress.
The Tuesday Morning store that opened last year at the new Granbury Lakeside Center is not among 133 stores that are in the first wave of closures that will occur this summer.
A woman was killed and others injured in a multiple vehicle crash Tuesday evening on FM 4 south of Kroger, police said. Haley Darnell, 44, of Glen Rose, died in the crash.
This group of Granbury High School seniors gathered together at Celebration Hall for a sized-down senior prom Tuesday night. The traditional prom was not held due to COVID-19 precautions.
The divide between Precinct 4 Commissioner Dave Eagle and other members of the Commissioners Court over the coronavirus-related shutdown of businesses continued last week.
There’s one day a year that agents from Keller Williams Realty stop selling property. Instead, their focus is on community.
Granbury High School seniors Brock Holmgreen and Clarissa Layland will be attending United States service academies following their high school graduation.
Mayor Pro Tem Tony Mobly (left) presents an official proclamation to Public Works Director Rick Crownover in honor of National Public Works Week during a recent Granbury City Council meeting. Public works professionals manage water, sewer, electric, streets, fleets and city buildings. Those looking on include: Kenneth Causey (far left), electrical superintendent; Phil Akins (in yellow), of the streets section; and Assistant Public Works Director Terry Johnson (far right).
As of press time Tuesday, Hood County had 27 confirmed COVID-19 cases, according to Hood County Public Health Authority Dr. David Blocker.
The children’s room in the recently expanded and remodeled Hood County Library will soon have a colorful floor-to-ceiling, wall-towall mural.