City Council candidate debate set for Tuesday, Oct. 9

The Hood County Tea Party is hosting a debate for Granbury City Council candidates on Tuesday night, Oct. 9. It was be at 7 p.m. at American Town Hall, near the Hood County Library on Travis Street. Mitch Tyra, who is running for re-election to his Place 3 seat, said it is his understanding that all of the candidates plan to be there. Tyra is being challenged by Gary Couch of the Planning and Zoning Commission. Incumbent Laurel Pirkle faces Keith Tipton and former City Manager Harold Sandel in the Place 5 race. Election Day is Tuesday, Nov. 6.