John and Sandra Greene of Granbury announce the engagement of their daughter, Jessica Scott of Jacksboro to Caleb Gamblin of Olney.
The future groom is the son of Ricky and ReGenna Gamblin of Bangs.
The bride-elect is a 2007 graduate of Granbury High School and a 2011 graduate of Tarleton University. She is employed as a kindergarten teacher with Jacksboro Elementary School.… Read the rest
Richard C. Rowland and Shonda M. Edwards, Feb. 9, 2014.
John D. Gilchrest and Cynthia L. Chandler, Feb. 14, 2014.
Chance D. Burrow and Amy C. Tyson, Feb. 14, 2014.
Charles L. Beneze Jr. and Martha A. Altus, Feb. 14, 2014.
Zachery A. Crawford and Stephanie A. Zacharias, Feb. 14, 2014.
James H. Summers and Pamela D. Bamburg, Feb. 15, 2014.… Read the rest
TYLER – Following the Class A Division II Region III Girls Basketball Tournament at Tyler Junior College, one fan had the following compliment for Lipan coach Amber Branson.
“Your girls go after that ball like piranhas on a water buffalo.”
That’s how it must have felt for Yantis and Strawn (along with all other Lipan opponents this season). The Lady Indians forced 49 turnovers in two games and collected 37 steals on their way to dominating victories of 75-40 and 80-40.… Read the rest
After last May’s EF-4 tornado that killed six people and wreaked havoc particularly in the Rancho Brazos subdivision, officials aren’t expecting a shortage of storm spotters this year.
On the other hand, it might never be possible to have too many spotters once the tornado season arrives this spring.
Danny Cavanaugh, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Fort Worth, was in Granbury recently for a slide presentation for storm spotters – those who have years of experience and others who may be on the verge of filling that volunteer community service for the first time ever.… Read the rest
Several Hood County Sheriff’s Office deputies, along with two DPS troopers and a K-9 unit searched for several hours Sunday for a man wanted on a felony warrant, Lieutenant Johnny Rose said.
Alfonso Moncibais IV, 28, who lists a home address in Del Rio, drove away from a residence in the River Country Acres subdivision in a vehicle before authorities had a chance to serve him with a felony warrant at about 9:15 a.m.… Read the rest
Eight people, including seven under the legal drinking age of 21, were arrested on various misdemeanor drug and alcohol counts early Saturday morning after Hood County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a call in the 1500 block of Corona Drive in the Comanche Cove subdivision reporting an underage drinking party.
A 21-year-old man and a 20-year-old man were charged with furnishing alcohol to a minor.… Read the rest
TYLER – Lipan coach Amber Branson paused in the middle of Saturday’s post-game interview following an 80-40 romp over Strawn in the Class A Division II Region III basketball finals at Tyler Junior College.
She stood silent for a second as a tear escaped her eye and slowly made its way down her face, soon followed by another.
“My dad would be proud,” she said.… Read the rest
It’s not illegal for an adult to have Skoal, Copenhagen – or any other type of snuff tobacco – unless that person happens to be in jail.
A Fort Worth man who was on a work release program found that out recently when jailers discovered snuff on him, and he stands accused of smuggling it into the Hood County Jail.
Joe David Daume, 57, was on work release because of a Hood County DWI charge, according to Sheriff’s Office Lieutenant Johnny Rose.… Read the rest
In the span of a week and a half, the Granbury Lady Pirates soccer team went from being tied for last in District 15-4A to closing in on a playoff berth.
Friday’s 1-0 win at home over Cleburne left the Lady Pirates (8-7 overall) tied with Stephenville for second place in district, each at 3-2 and two games behind Kennedale. With six standings points, they are one ahead of Joshua, but more importantly three ahead of Cleburne.… Read the rest