Choir students from Granbury High School and Crossland Ninth Grade Center recently participated in the first step toward qualifying for the All-State Choirs. The Region 7 district auditions were held on Sept. 13 at Cleburne High School
Fifty-seven students qualified for the regional auditions, which will be held on Saturday, Oct.…
Chase Johnson (left) and Ronnie Hansen of Southwest Securities FSB won Best of Show Saturday night at the second annual 50 Fellas Foodfest held at Granbury Reunion Grounds. Event coordinators said between 600 and 700 people attended the event that raised over $60,000 for the Granbury ISD Education Foundation to fund innovative teaching grants and other programs to support GISD teachers and students.…
Granbury School Board trustees honored the Marine Corps JROTC unit at Granbury High School and Crossland Ninth Grade Center for being named a Naval Honor School. Of the 238 schools throughout the nation, only 20 percent of Marine Corps JROTC programs received this recognition. The Granbury unit, which was one of 10 in the 53-school region selected for the honor, last received the recognition in 2008.…
Junior Leadership Granbury participants were worn out (some more than others) after a team building retreat recently at the Riverbend Retreat Center in Glen Rose. The retreat included activities such as low-ropes course, zip line and archery. The students will meet monthly through May 2015 with sessions focusing on various topics including visiting with city and county leaders, visiting local businesses, meeting with school officials, and learning about the services offered by local charities.…
The Granbury ISD Board of Trustees heard a state academic accountability report during its regular monthly meeting on Monday.
Assistant Superintendent Carol Howard reported that the district and all campuses met the state accountability standard. The system, which was developed by the Texas Education Agency last year, incorporates student achievement, student progress, closing performance gaps and post-secondary readiness.…
GRANBURY ELEMENTARY and INTERMEDIATE SCHOOLS
Chicken Rings or Cheese Bread Stick, Tator Tots, Fruit Cocktail, Tossed Salad, Milk.
Corndog or Grilled Cheese, Pork and Beans, Carrot Sticks,
Pepperoni Pizza or Cheese Pizza, Corn, Tossed Salad, Juice, Milk.
Nachos or Chef Salad with Roll, Pinto Beans, Tossed Salad, Sour Lemon Raisins, Milk.…
Third-graders at Acton Elementary School are sending letters to emergency personnel in honor of National First Responders Day on Saturday, Sept. 27. Teachers selected the top letters for publication.
Thank you for risking your lives for us and thank you for protecting Granbury.
Ms. Adam’s 3rd Grade Class
Thank you for keeping Granbury safe, working hour after hour, and taking care of our town.…
You may have heard someone talking about 4-H and thinking to yourself, “Those are the kids who show animals.”
You are correct, but what you may not have realized is 4-H has a lot more to offer than just showing animals.
4-H is one of the nation’s largest youth organizations and is centered on teaching its members life skills through projects.…