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NWS: Some storms tonight could be severe

October 30, 2015

With tonight’s predicted thunderstorms in Hood County and the area, the National Weather Service is also cautioning that some isolated severe storms could occur and there is a threat of isolated tornadoes. On Saturday there is a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1 p.m.…

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NWS: Rain chance 90 percent today, tonight

October 30, 2015

The National Weather Service is predicting a 90 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms today (Friday, Oct. 30) and tonight for Hood County. Saturday’s Halloween outlook is for a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mostly before 1 p.m. Then the clouds should move out, leaving clear skies until at least Tuesday night.…

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‘Back the Blue’ event today at Shanley Park

September 7, 2015

“Granbury/Hood County Back the Blue,” – an informal event open to the public to show community support for law enforcement officers – is scheduled to start at 10 a.m. today (Monday, Sept. 7) at Shanley Park in Granbury, according to organizers. Local pastor John Knox will read the names of American law enforcement officers who have been killed this year in the line of duty, along with the Police Officer’s Prayer. …

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Freshman, elementary students get class lists

August 18, 2015

Freshmen will receive class schedules Wednesday, Aug. 19 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 3 to 6 p.m. at Crossland Ninth Grade Center. Class lists will be posted at elementary schools after 4 p.m. Aug. 19. School starts Monday.…

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Kindergarten registration Thursday

August 5, 2015

Parents of Granbury ISD kindergartners will register their children Thursday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Parents should go to the campus their children will attend. Children must be 5 years old on or before Sept. 1, 2015. For pre-kindergarten, children must meet family income or other guidelines and be 4 years old on or before Sept.…

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Registration continues for new students

August 4, 2015

Granbury ISD continues to register students new to the school district. On Wednesday, Crossland Ninth Grade Center will be open from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., and Acton and Granbury middle schools will be open from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Elementaries will be open weekdays from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m.…

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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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