Those who have lived here awhile may have heard references now and then to an “outage” at the Comanche Peak Nuclear Power Plant in Glen Rose but had no idea what it meant.
In 1908 Granbury native Johnnie Mullins was breaking horses on the historic JAL Ranch in southeastern New Mexico when a new opportunity floated his way.
The city of Granbury is poised to flush any further development in the eastern portion of the city because its wastewater treatment infrastructure cannot handle additional flushing toilets there.
The beautiful fall weather continues through the weekend — clear with cooler temperatures in the 60s. DAVID MONTESINO
Jeannine Macon was “already at the bottom” (her words) when she arrived in Granbury in 1973 intent on taking a gamble.
the money, but you’ll have to pay taxes on it, and possibly penalties as well.
Like most women of her time, Mattie Landers Mangold was no stranger to pushing a broom.
Stop to enjoy the gorgeous sunrises next week as the forecast calls for sunny days and cooler temperatures. A sunrise captured along the railroad tracks in Granbury. DAVID MONTESINO
EricWatkins leisurely rolls down West Rucker Street in Granbury with his Husky Mowgli in tow. Watkins, sipping on an energy drink, was out on a cool Sunday morning. DAVID MONTESINO
The Granbury Education Foundation Party Bus traveled all over the community on Nov. 17, as the Granbury ISD Education Foundation announced the winners of grants and special awards totaling $67,000.
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension is offering individuals eight CEU credits for those attending the District 8 Farm & Ranch Seminar from 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 10, at Foster’s Home Grubbs Welcome Center in Stephenville, located at 1779 N. Graham St.
Jennifer Logsdon is a former public school educator of 23 years, earning a master’s degree in Library Science during that time. She enjoys spending time with her blended family of five children, baking and of course reading.
Originally from Jacksboro, Ashley Inge is a 2018 Tarleton State University graduate. She wrote for the Stephenville Empire-Tribune for two years as a staff writer before joining the Hood County News team in October.
Two Christmas charities in Hood County — Hood County Christmas for Children and Toys for Tots of Hood County — are working together to provide gifts for local children in need.
The Comanche Peak Coalition for Mental Health plans a special drive-through for mental health. The Healthy Holidays event is from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 11.
A Mississippi native who has been a Texas transplant for 26 years, Diane Long is a wife, mother and English teacher who has written Pecan Plantion Bits for 13 years cumulatively. She spends her time bother gathering neighborhood news and teaching students how to avoid passive voice.
Police are investigating the deaths of two half-sisters whose bodies were found in a Granbury motel room Monday night.
The Hood County Appraisal District office is now conducting all of its business over the phone or via email because of recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control — and “an abundance of caution” in the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
A 49-year-old Granbury man died at the scene of a one-vehicle crash north of Lipan early Tuesday.
Linda Mallon, a retired Army master sgt., found her niche working with veterans and their families in Granbury. She is a former claims administrator for Blue Shield of New Jersey and later senior personnel sergeant taking care of soldiers’ careers for more than 20 years.
are some parts of Shirley Hooks’ life that reflect the experiences of any number of women of her generation.
Pike calls herself “the accidental entrepreneur.”
Sam Houston is the publisher of the Hood County News. He is also an actor, author, playwright, performer and entertainment producer/promoter.
Decades ago, women who managed to get a foothold in the business world did so through their own tenacity and ingenuity.
After nine months of no jury trials because of COVID-19 concerns, a Hood County jury sentenced a man to 17 years in prison for sexually assaulting his stepdaughter.