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Flash flood watch in place for Hood County, area

June 16, 2015

Hood County is included in a flash flood watch that began today at 7 a.m. as Tropical Storm Bill moves inland. The watch is scheduled to remain in place through 7 p.m. on Thursday (June 18), according to the National Weather Service. Heavy rain is expected across the flash flood watch area.…

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Southbound 144 reduced to one lane Monday

June 7, 2015

Southbound Highway 144 will be reduced to one lane Monday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. to put hot mix for the right-hand lane at the new RaceTrac store.…

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Honk! honk! Classes dismiss Monday

May 31, 2015

Be aware! Traffic is expected to swell early Monday afternoon when Granbury schools dismiss for the summer. Elementaries let out at 11:45 a.m. and all others at 1 p.m. Lipan and Tolar classes dismissed last week for the summer.…

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Honk! honk! Classes dismiss Monday

May 31, 2015

Heads up: Traffic will swell early Monday afternoon when school lets out for the summer. Granbury elementary schools dismiss at 1 p.m., and sixth through 12th grades dismiss at 1:15 p.m. Lipan and Tolar classes were dismissed last week for the summer.…

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Monday last day of school

May 31, 2015

The good ol’ summertime starts Monday afternoon for students when Granbury school district classes dismiss.…

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NWS tracking strong thunderstorms through area

May 28, 2015

The National Weather Service has issued a “Significant Weather Advisory” for Hood and surrounding counties, noting that a line of strong thunderstorms is moving through, with winds in excess of 40 mph possible.…

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Officials go door-to-door in Rolling Hills Shores; shelter open if needed

May 28, 2015

Emergency Management Coordinator Ray Wilson said that county officials went door-to-door Wednesday evening in the Rolling Hills Shores subdivision in northern Hood County to make sure everyone was informed about the situation with potential flooding south of the Horseshoe Bend, which is also on the Brazos River, but in southern Parker County.…

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Damaging wind, hail expected

May 27, 2015

Damaging wind and hail are expected in Hood County, which is under a severe thunderstorm warning until 6:45 tonight.…

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Tolar, Axtell set for 11 a.m. Saturday start

May 15, 2015

Axtell rallied past Tolar to force Game 3 in a Class 2A area baseball playoff Friday evening at Mansfield Summit. The deciding game is tentatively set for 11 a.m. Saturday at Summit. Tolar won the opener 5-3, and Axtell won the nightcap 4-3.…

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Tolar leading Axtell in series opener

May 15, 2015

Tolar leads Axtell 5-1 at the end of the fourth inning today in the opening game of their best-of-three Class 2A area baseball playoff series at Mansfield Summit High School in Mansfield. Game 2 of the series will follow.…

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