Law Enforcement has been in the news lately due to a couple of unfortunate incidents in the nation. Some media have made police officers out to be the enemy, instead of the protectors of your property and the people you love.
The Hood County Sheriff’s Office has a total of 134 employees, with 55 sworn police officers including reserves.…
Handed down from generation to generation on stained recipe cards and in tattered notebooks, comfort foods are staples for anyone wanting a hearty meal and a little taste of home.
Such a recipe has been in my family for over 65 years – my mom’s meatloaf recipe.
She got the recipe while working as a nanny.…
The Lake Granbury Economic Development Corporation died this week.
Should any of us grieve its passing?
Well … maybe.
Though many of us may feel that we weren’t related to the dearly departed, the EDC was kind of like the Grandma who periodically sent us $10 checks in the mail, with a note to buy ourselves something nice.…
by Nancy Pricer
I discovered beer bread about 20 years ago, and it’s a standard for me to make when we have smoked brisket.
My dad even raved about it, and he was a tough critic.
Beer bread has been a long-time favorite of mine, mostly because it’s so easy to make.…
by Carol Cook
I come from a family of cooks, bakers and eaters of good food.
When I say good, I mean taste. And how do I access this?
Food was similar to religion. Lard and butter were used daily in or on nearly every dish set on the table.
Seriously, pie crust or biscuits could not be made without lard, and homemade bread could not be eaten without real butter.…
by Jim Oglesby
There is something about Christmas that draws families together or those of us who are Christians think families should get together at Christmas, probably more than any other holiday.
Relationships are important, and they are fragile and they are complicated.
More and more today in America, families are not made up of mom and dad and granddad and grandma.…
On behalf of the ministerial staff and membership of Lakeside Baptist Church and The Granbury Living Christmas Cards, please accept my sincere thanks to the good citizens of our community for their assistance in making our event a reality this year.
Without your support and enthusiasm, we would never have been able to bring this unique experience to the estimated 3,000 visitors who attended.…
Wednesday morning, I saw that an email from an old chum had landed in quarantine instead of my inbox.
I fished it out and opened it to find a Merry Christmas greeting from former co-worker Larry, who used to be a columnist for The Dallas Morning News.
Larry and I met while working at the DMN.…