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Early voting ends Friday

February 27, 2014

The early voting period for Tuesday’s primary election ends at 5 p.m. Friday (Feb. 28). As of 5 p.m. Wednesday, when the polls closed for the day, the total voter turnout since early voting began on Feb. 18 was 2,612, according to Elections Administrator Crickett Miller. All early voting is taking place at Annex 1, 1410 W.…

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Granbury man facing felony DWI charge

February 26, 2014

Byron Lee Luther, 43, of the 1300 block of Spanish Moss Drive in Granbury, was arrested Sunday in the 1900 block of South Morgan Street by a Hood County Sheriff’s Office deputy and charged with felony DWI, third or more, Hood County Jail booking records show.…

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Denison man charged in felony DWI case

February 26, 2014

William Peter Abrial, 42, of Denison, was arrested Feb. 18 by a DPS trooper in a stop on Highway 377 and charged with felony DWI (third or more), according to Hood County Jail booking desk records.…

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Stowaways dance to sweepstakes

February 26, 2014

The Granbury High School Stowaways dance and drill team won sweepstakes at the Texas Dance Classic at Rowlett High School Saturday. The girls won for best overall choreography, best in class (second runner-up), outstanding dance technique and being in the top 10. The girls also received judges awards for their hip hop, pom and prop routines, and also honors for presentation and precision.…

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New Tolar City Hall ribbon cutting – Issue 2-26-2014

February 26, 2014
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2-24-2014 A ribbon cutting and reception for the new Tolar City Hall was held, attendees were treated to  tours and refreshments in the spacious new building.…

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Animal ordinance amended for Saturday’s bull riding

February 25, 2014

After viewing a letter of approval from an Environmental Protection Agency official for a special bull riding event, on Tuesday morning the Granbury City Council amended the ordinance pertaining to animals not being permitted on the City Beach, City Manager Wayne McKethan said. The change allows the event to go on as planned, as part of the local Texas Independence Day celebration in downtown Granbury this Saturday, March 1.…

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ACT boot camp March 21

February 25, 2014

Granbury ISD will be offering a boot camp for students preparing for the ACT college entrance exam. The seminar will be held on Friday, March 21, from 8:45 a.m-3:45 p.m. in the Bagby-McMahan Performing Arts Center at Granbury High School. The boot camp is open to all GHS seniors, juniors and sophomores.…

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Theft of church’s air-conditioning unit Crime of Week

February 24, 2014

The theft of a 5-ton air-conditioner unit from Warriors of Christ Church, 6109 Tip Top Highway, is the latest Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week. The incident was reported on Jan. 13. The Rheem unit, valued at $4,000, is model No. RAMB-060JBZ. It was disassembled from the back of the church.…

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Officers search for man who fled from warrant service

February 24, 2014

Alfonso Moncibais IV, 28, who lists a home address in Del Rio, left 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. Sunday, prompting several Hood County Sheriff’s Office deputies, two DPS troopers and a K-9 unit to search for the man for several hours according to Lieutenant Johnny Rose.…

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Forecast: Cold and windy with chance of rain

February 24, 2014

Winter’s not over just yet. Cold, wind and a chance of rain are forecast for Tuesday night, and Wednesday’s high will struggle to reach the 40s, according to the National Weather Service.…

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