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Blue Bolt 5K and 1-Mile Fun Run to benefit children’s advocacy center

April 9, 2014

The Blue Bolt 5K and 1-Mile Fun Run is scheduled for Saturday at Granbury Middle School. The event begins at 8 a.m.

Proceeds benefit the Paluxy River Children’s Advocacy Center. The mission of the PRCAC is to promote the healing of child abuse victims – one child at a time.

The PRCAC serves Hood, Somervell and Erath counties.

Online registration forms are available at www.paluxyrivercac.org and www.racedayeventsservices.com.Read the rest

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School Briefs

April 9, 2014

Granbury Schools To Dismiss Early On Friday

Granbury ISD schools will dismiss early on Friday, which is the last day of the fifth six weeks grading period. Elementary and intermediate campuses will dismiss at 11:45 a.m. The middle schools, Crossland Ninth Grade Center and Granbury High School will dismiss at 1 p.m. All STARS Accelerated High School students will meet for the morning session from 8:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.Read the rest

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Quilt to raise money for scholarship

April 9, 2014
Quilt to raise money for scholarship

Granbury ISD bus aide Nan Clubine quilted this future heirloom in an effort to raise money for the Granbury Optimist Club’s scholarship fund. The quilt features shirts from every Granbury school as well as the transportation department. Quilting, including the backing and batting, was donated by an area merchant. The quilt will be part of a live auction hosted by the Granbury Optimist Club on Saturday, May 3, at the Granbury Resort Conference Center.Read the rest

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Granbury students compete at San Antonio science fair

April 5, 2014
Granbury students compete at San Antonio science fair

Nine Granbury ISD students from Crossland Ninth Grade Center, Acton Middle School and Granbury Middle School competed at the ExxonMobil Texas Science and Engineering Fair held recently at the Henry B. Gonzales Convention Center in San Antonio.

The state science fair was hosted by the University of Texas at San Antonio. Competing in junior and senior divisions, students advanced by being selected as the grand prize winner or placing first, second, or third in one of 12 regional fairs held throughout the state.Read the rest

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School Briefs

April 5, 2014

OptImist Auction May 3

The 33rd Annual Granbury Optimist Club Auction will be Saturday, May 3 at the Granbury Resort Conference Center. A silent auction begins at 11 a.m. followed by a live auction at 1 p.m. The live auction will be conducted by Lonnie Johnson of Country Boy Auctions. A complimentary lunch will be served 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.Read the rest

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Lunch Menus

April 5, 2014

GRANBURY ELEMENTARy

and INTERMEDIATE schools

Students are required to select a fruit and vegetable choice each day. Milk is also served.

Monday

Turkey Hoagie or Yogurt Plate

Tuesday

Burrito or Salad

Wednesday

Pepperoni Pizza or Cheese Pizza

Thursday

Popcorn Chicken or Salad

Friday

Hot Dog or Baked Sweet Potato

TOLAR ELEMENTARY

Monday

Chicken Strips, Mashed Potatoes, Gravy, Green Beans, Roll, Fruit, Milk.Read the rest

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Formula One team headed to regionals

April 5, 2014
Formula One team headed to regionals

A Granbury High School team is preparing for regional competition in the F1 in Schools program to be held April 5 at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin.

Team members are students in career and technical education classes: Chloe Scroggins, project manager; Ian McMasters, manufacturing engineer; Christina Hager, resource manager; Tyler Johnson, graphic designer; and Hayden Coppenbarger and Tommy Wallace, design engineers.Read the rest

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Rotarians recognize We the People

April 5, 2014
Rotarians recognize We the People

The Rotary Club of Granbury recognized Granbury High School’s We the People Team for its recent state championship in a national competition on the U. S. Constitution. From left: Phil Newsome, Mike Loter, We the People President Justin Kochis, Noe Gutierrez and the team pose for a picture after certificates and a $1,000 donation were presented to help with upcoming travel costs.Read the rest

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Health and fitness spotlighted at Brawner

April 5, 2014
Health and fitness spotlighted at Brawner

Brawner Intermediate School’s “Healthy Living Texas Style” health fair included over 45 community services offering helpful information on fitness, health and nutrition as well as information for local summer activities. One of those in attendance last week was Emma Roberson Elementary School kindergartner Preston Kirkland, who enjoyed the fitness stations in the gym during the evening fair.Read the rest

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Granbury students compete at San Antonio science fair

April 5, 2014

Nine Granbury ISD students from Crossland Ninth Grade Center, Acton Middle School and Granbury Middle School competed at the ExxonMobil Texas Science and Engineering Fair held recently at the Henry B. Gonzales Convention Center in San Antonio.

The state science fair was hosted by the University of Texas at San Antonio. Competing in junior and senior divisions, students advanced by being selected as the grand prize winner or placing first, second, or third in one of 12 regional fairs held throughout the state.Read the rest

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