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‘Pippin’ coming to GHS this fall

September 17, 2014
‘Pippin’ coming to GHS this fall

Fine arts students from Granbury High School and Crossland Ninth Grade Center will present the musical “Pippin” on Oct. 23 and 25-28.

The performances in the GHS Bagby-McMahan Performing Arts Center will be:

Thursday, Oct. 23 – 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 25 – 2 and 7:30 p.m.

Sunday, Oct. 26 – 2 p.m.

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Mini cheer camp on Oct. 3

September 17, 2014

Granbury High School cheerleaders are hosting a Cheer Mini-Camp on Friday, Oct. 3, in the GHS cafeteria. The camp is open to girls and boys in kindergarten through sixth grade.

The camp will be held from 3:30-6:30 p.m.

Early registration is due by Wednesday, Sept. 17, to the Granbury Cheer Booster Club.

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Police Explorers open to ages 14-20

September 17, 2014

Hood County Police Explorers is holding an informational meeting Monday at 7 p.m. at the EOC building, located at 401 Deputy Larry Miller Drive (across from the sheriff’s office).

The Police Explorers program is for young men and women with an interest in learning more about law enforcement. It provides youth a variety of insights with the law enforcement career through a mixture of hands-on training and classroom education.

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Homecoming set for Oct. 6-10

September 13, 2014
Homecoming set for Oct. 6-10

Homecoming 2014 for Granbury High School will be Oct. 6-10.

The Homecoming parade with the superhero-inspired theme of “Marvel-ous Victory” will begin at 7 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 6. The parade will be staged at Decker Field and will proceed from Hannaford Street west down Pearl Street to the high school.

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School Briefs

September 13, 2014

GMS To Host Open House

on September 22

Granbury Middle School will hold Open House on Monday, Sept. 22. Teachers and staff will welcome students and parents in their classrooms from 5 to 6:30 p.m.

Texas A&M student

on Dean’s Honor Roll

Mallory J. Bersi, a sophomore at Texas A&M University who hails from Granbury, was recognized on the Dean’s Honor Roll.

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Lunch Menus

September 13, 2014

GRANBURY ELEMENTARY and INTERMEDIATE SCHOOLS

Monday

Chicken Fried Steak Sandwich or Chicken Sandwich, French Fries, Cooked Baby Carrots, Peaches, Milk.

Tuesday

Fajita Soft Taco or Burrito, Pinto Beans, Mixed Vegetables, Fresh Apple, Milk.

Wednesday

Cheese Pizza Stick or Pepperoni Pizza Stick, Corn, Tossed Salad, Ocean Spray Craisins, Milk.

Thursday

Beef Fingers or Chicken Nuggets, Mashed Potatoes, Tossed Salad, Mandarin Oranges, Milk.

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Cornerstone remembers

September 13, 2014
Cornerstone remembers

Cornerstone Christian Academy held a 9/11 remembrance service Thursday. Students (from left) Emily Monson, Taryn Hurst and Daniel Martinez lead students with a moment of silence. Granbury Police Department Chaplain John Knox spoke to students about the Dallas Stair Climb in remembrance of those who died on 9/11 after terrorists attacked America.

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School trustees adopt lower than expected tax rate

September 6, 2014

The Granbury ISD Board of Trustees adopted a lower than expected rate following a public hearing for the 2014-15 budget at its regular monthly meeting on Aug. 25.

The proposed general operating budget is $59.8 million, but GISD will send approximately $6.1 million in local property tax dollars to the state for “recapture” distribution to other school districts.

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Stowaways to hold dance clinic

September 6, 2014
Stowaways to hold dance clinic

The Stowaways dance and drill team (pictured here at last week’s football game against Azle) will be holding a dance clinic on Friday, Oct. 24. The clinic is open to girls in kindergarten through eighth grade. The clinic will be held from 4:15-5:45 p.m. at the Crossland Ninth Grade Center gymnasium.

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50 Fellas Foodfest this month

September 6, 2014

The Granbury ISD Education Foundation is hosting the second annual 50 Fellas Foodfest on Saturday, Sept. 20, from 6:00-8:30 p.m. at the Granbury Reunion Grounds Courts Cleveland Showbarn.

The adult event will feature 50 teams of two men who will prepare and serve an appetizer, entrée, or dessert of their choice in small one-bite samples.

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