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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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Child endangerment suspect’s name released

May 15, 2015

The Hood County Sheriff’s office says that Briana Delbridge, 18, of Granbury is the person in custody in connection with the death of a 3-year-old Friday at Lake Granbury. Delbridge is expected to be charged with endangerment of a child. She was the babysitter in charge of the boy and his 2-year-old sister at their home in Sandy Beach.…

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Boy found underneath boat dock pronounced dead

May 15, 2015

A spokesperson for the Hood County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed that the two year old boy who went missing this morning and was found underneath a boat dock at Lake Granbury has been pronounced dead.  The boy was reported missing by his babysitter early this morning and his bike was later found next to the dock at Sandy Beach.…

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Missing child found

May 15, 2015

The Hood County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed that the missing child in the Sandy Beach area was found non-responsive underneath a boat dock. He is being transported to the hospital by emergency personnel.…

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Two year old missing in Sandy Beach area

May 15, 2015

Law enforcement is coordinating at Sandy Beach Drive and Ray Road to search for a two year old boy who was reported missing by his babysitter this morning. The boy is reported to have red shaggy hair but no description of clothing was available. The boy’s bike was found at the Sandy Beach Boat Dock so officials will also be conducting a search in the water.…

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Some roads flooded; flood warning until 5:45 p.m. today

May 13, 2015

Some local roads are flooded because of heavy rainfall and saturated ground. Hood County is under a flash flood warning until 5:45 p.m. today.…

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