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Fall Creek Highway rollover

August 6, 2014

Emergency workers at scene of one-vehicle rollover on Fall Creek Highway south of Acton. Person trapped in vehicle, according to emergency scanner traffic.…

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Deadline is 5 p.m. today for “Best of”

July 21, 2014

Voters have until 5 p.m. today (Monday) to select the “Best of Hood County” in 92 categories. The final printed ballot was in Saturday’s Hood County News. Completed ballots must be turned in to the Hood County News, 1501 S. Morgan. Votes may also be cast online here. The annual contest has businesses and individuals in categories covering food, people, and goods and services.…

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Rainfall map

June 23, 2014

Some of the rainfall amounts reported from the Sunday and Monday rains.

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NCTA boys join girls in Saturday’s state finals

February 28, 2014

The North Central Texas Academy boys defeated Lubbock Kingdom Preparatory Academy 53-37 Friday night in their TAPPS Class A state tournament semifinal to advance to Saturday’s title game at 3 p.m. at Mansfield Legacy High School.…

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Lady Pioneers reach fourth straight final

February 28, 2014

The North Central Texas Academy Lady Pioneers fought through a tough challenge from Plainview Christian Academy Friday for a 44-42 triumph to advance to Saturday’s championship game in the TAPPS Class A state tournament in Mansfield. NCTA (21-5) will face Fredericksburg Heritage Saturday at 11 a.m. Carolina Bianchi of NCTA led all scorers with 26 points.…

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Police investigating injury to pedestrian

February 28, 2014

Granbury police are investigating an incident involving a car that sent a local man to Lake Granbury Medical Center via ambulance shortly after noon Friday with non-lifethreatening injuries, according to an officer at the scene. The officer said it’s still under investigation and has not been determined if criminal charges will be filed.…

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Texas Independence Day Celebration

February 28, 2014

Bull riding on the beach comes to Granbury Saturday afternoon as part of the Texas Independence Day celebration this weekend on the square, at Granbury Square Plaza, at the Langdon Center and City Beach. Saturday activities run from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m, and the parade is at 11 a.m.on the square.…

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Still time to send in comments on Cresson project

February 28, 2014

In the aftermath of Tuesday’s public meeting concerning the U.S. 377 Cresson Relief Route project to remedy the problems at the railroad tracks, officials noted that residents still have time to submit comments to TxDOT. Written statements must be received by TxDOT on or before Friday, March 7. Mail them to: TxDOT Fort Worth District Office, Brian R.…

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Man arrested while checking on girlfriend in jail

February 27, 2014

After Paige Alexandria-Lynn Mann, 19, of the 5700 block of Lakeside Hills Drive in the Lakeside Hills subdivision, was arrested Monday on a felony warrant, her boyfriend was also arrested a couple of hours later in connection with the same case when he showed up at the Hood County Jail to check on bonding her out, Lieutenant Johnny Rose said.…

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Eight, including seven underage, arrested at drinking party

February 27, 2014

One 21-year-old male, along with seven underage individuals as young as 17, were arrested on various misdemeanor drug and alcohol charges last Saturday by Hood County Sheriff’s Office deputies at what was described as a drinking party in the 1500 block of Corona Drive in the Comanche Cove subdivision, Lieutenant Johnny Rose said.…

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