One being flown to Fort Worth hospital after crash

July 31, 2014
An air ambulance took off just before 4:30 p.m. Thursday headed to John Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth with one person who was injured in a two-vehicle accident between Granbury and Tolar near Saddle Bags restaurant. Two other injured people were reportedly transported by ground ambulance with injuries. The extent of the injuries is currently unknown.

Helicopter to land on highway

July 31, 2014
Air ambulance will be landing on Highway 377 West near Saddle Bags barbecue restaurant at scene of traffic accident. Expect traffic delays.

Officers searching for theft suspect in Gee Road area

July 31, 2014
Multiple officers are currently searching on foot for a possible suspect in the theft of a jet ski after two individuals in a vehicle were pulled over in the area of Gee Road. The other possible suspect is in custody, according to emergency scanner traffic. Search dogs were called in shortly after 8 a.m.

Community Pantry here Friday, Aug. 1

July 31, 2014
The Monthly Community Pantry will be at the Granbury First United Methodist Church (FUMC) distribution site Friday, Aug. 1, from 9-11 a.m. Fresh food distribution through the Tarrant Area Food Bank takes place on the first Friday each month at Granbury FUMC, 301 Loop 567. For more information call Dave Stockbridge at 817-894-0688.

Scanner: Man detained after report of gun, building search

July 31, 2014
An adult male was taken into custody by Granbury police a couple of minutes past midnight Thursday near First Christian Church on Highway 377 West after officers searched a nearby building next to Lake Granbury Medical Center following a 911 call from a woman reporting a man with a gun. That’s according to emergency scanner traffic. It is unknown at this time what charges, if any, the man may face.

Four arrested at underage drinking party

July 30, 2014
Two men and two women, ranging in age from 18 to 20, were arrested at about 7:30 a.m. Sunday in the 4200 block of Cortez Court in the Indian Harbor subdivision as an underage alcohol party was winding down, Sheriff’s Office Lieutenant Johnny Rose said. A 911 call from an Indian Harbor security officer reported a disturbance at the address. All four were charged with a misdemeanor count, minor in consumption of alcohol, and released after paying a fine of $370.

Comanche Harbor woman arrested on felony drug count

July 30, 2014
Sandra Kay Martin, 46, of the 3500 block of Arrowhead Circle in the Comanche Harbor subdivision, was arrested July 20 by a Sheriff’s Office deputy and charged with possession of less than 1 gram of methamphetamine, according to Hood County Jail records.

Auto registration office will be open Saturday

July 30, 2014
The downtown auto registration office will be open Saturday (Aug. 2) from 8 a.m. until noon. That office, which is located at 1410 W. Pearl St., is open on the first Saturday of each month. In the event that the first Saturday of the month is a holiday weekend, the office will be open on the second Saturday of the month.

Sports Updates

Allen competes in Texas State Junior

July 28, 2014
Tucker Allen competed in the Boys 14-Under Division of the Texas State Junior Golf Championship at Horseshoe Bay. He tied for 19th after shooting 5-over-par 149 (73-76).

Ninety-five swimmers, six track athletes headed to Games of Texas

July 23, 2014
The Granbury SEALS swim team is sending 95 members to this weekend’s Texas Amateur Athletic Federation Games of Texas in Bryan-College Station. Joining them will be four members of the Hood County Flyers and two unattached competitors from Hood County. Competition is Friday-Sunday, with opening ceremonies Thursday.