Sports briefs

February 27, 2013


Howard Tipton made a hole-in-one on the 14th hole at Pecan Plantation Country Club. Witnesses were Mike Robinius, Wayne Tipton, David Hankins, and Glen Swhcartzkopf.

Also, Bob Hart aced the eighth hole. Witnesses were Tom Lane and Ed Dittrich.


Registration is under way for the upcoming volleyball season at the Boys & Girls Club of Hood County. Visit and click on the sports leagues link. Registration runs through March 9.


Texas boater education certification courses are scheduled for the coming months at Granbury Regional Airport.

Texas state law requires operaters ages 13-17 complete the course.

Each class lasts from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. with a one-hour lunch break. Reservations are recommended as classes are restricted to 20 students.

Minors 17 and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian, and the minimum age to attend is 12.

Parents attending with their child will not be charged unless they also desire the TPW certification.

Each person receiving certification must provide a social security number.

Cost of the class is $20. Contact 817-894-1912.

The first class is Saturday. The schedule for the other Saturday classes includes April 6, May 4, June 1, July 6, Aug. 3, Sept. 7.

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