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Winter back in force Wednesday

March 2, 2015

Winter – the icy kind – returns to Hood County Wednesday afternoon, according to the National Weather Service. Rain is expected to turn to sleet with some snow and freezing rain. Accumulations and travel impacts are uncertain at this time.…

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Memorial planned for Elizabeth Crockett today

March 2, 2015

A memorial service for Elizabeth Crockett is planned at 12:30 p.m. Monday, March 2 at Acton Cemetery. In case of bad weather, the program will be indoors at Acton Baptist Church, next to the cemetery.…

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Council to hold special meeting Monday

March 1, 2015

The Granbury City Council will hold a special meeting at noon Monday at City Hall with representatives of the Hilton Garden Inn to discuss updates on the booking policy, pricing matrix, advertising partnerships and status on this year’s bookings and booking leads for the Granbury Resort Conference Center. The council and the hotel reps are looking at ways to partner so that both the hotel and the Conference Center benefit.…

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Black History Month program at 6 tonight

March 1, 2015

The Lake Granbury Ministerial Alliance is hosting a community program for Black History Month at 6 p.m. Sunday, March 1, at Granbury Baptist Church, 1200 Weatherford Highway.…

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Lipan blitzing Saltillo 38-10 at half

February 28, 2015

Lipan takes commanding 38-10 halftime lead over Saltillo in Class A Girls Basketball Regional Semifinal in Mansfield. Winner plays Strawn or Dodd City for regional title Sunday 1 p.m. at Mansfield High School.…

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Sheriff expects icy roads Friday night, Saturday morning

February 27, 2015

Sheriff Roger Deeds expects lots of icy spots on roads Friday night and Saturday morning. Freezing drizzle is expected to start late tonight and continuing through Saturday morning. Use caution if you have to travel, he said. “Leave plenty of room in front of you so you can slow down and stop when needed.…

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Friday night Odd Couple performance cancelled

February 27, 2015

The Granbury Theatre Company has cancelled tonight’s (Friday, Feb. 27) performance of “The Odd Couple” and is in the process of phoning ticket holders. Tickets can be exchanged for another performance this weekend, or for any show this season, according to Kent Whites.…

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Buses will head to secondary campuses after taking young pupils

February 27, 2015

Granbury bus drivers will head to secondary (6-12) campuses immediately after completing elementary bus routes, school officials said. Elementary buses started running at 12:30 p.m.…

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GISD elementary buses running at 12:30 p.m. Friday

February 27, 2015

Granbury school buses will start running at 12:30 p.m. Friday for elementary campuses. Kindergarten through fifth-grade classes were dismissed at 11:45 a.m. All other GISD campuses dismiss at 1 p.m.…

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Friday closings

February 27, 2015

Reported to Hood County News:
Granbury, Lipan, Tolar schools
Hood County government offices and county library
City of Granbury offices
Town and Country Floral
The Learning Ladder
First National Bank of Granbury all locations; also closed Saturday
Hood County Hospital District Board meeting

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