The March meeting of the Pecan Plantation Woman’s Club (PPWC) was a favorite annual program. “Pecan’s Garden Party Fashion Show” took to the runway with 24 club members modeling clothes from 12 Granbury merchants.
Handmade birdhouse centerpieces made by hospitality committee members graced the tables, and ladies enjoyed music from Rhonda Eldridge and the Flute Studio of Tarleton State University.
Thursday’s meeting of the PPWC will also be a grand soirée when this group of ladies celebrates 35 years of friendship, fellowship, and philanthropic and artistic pursuits in our community.… Read the rest
We all need a little magic and whimsy in our gardens.
With the mix of materials available to gardeners today, landscapes need not be boring.
They may, in fact, be fanciful – at least in part.
Certainly elaborate, water-consuming landscapes are not wise, given today’s dry conditions.
Rather than restricting us, however, the drought is forcing gardeners to be more resourceful and creative.… Read the rest
The Community-Wide Easter Egg Hunt takes place Saturday at Granbury City Park from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Free food, games and entertainment are planned for the whole family.
The hunt begins with special needs children at 12:40 p.m. Ages 0-3 hunt at 1 p.m. Ages 4-6 hunt at 1:20 p.m. Ages 7-12 hunt at 1:40 p.m.
FAIRVIEW BAPTIST EGG HUNT
An Easter Egg Hunt for the community is planned Saturday at Fairview Baptist Church, 5041 Highway 51.… Read the rest
A feeling of pride.
That’s the emotion David Royse experienced when flags were flown for his family members last year at the Field of Flags in Granbury.
“My uncle, James C. Royse, placed flags in the Field of Flags for his father and brothers last year,” David stated.
“One of his brothers was my father, John C. Royce. My father served in the U.S.… Read the rest
Free Spanish story time and crafts are planned weekly at Hood County Library at 1 p.m. on Wednesdays in the library meeting room.
Spanish story time is aimed at children ages 3-5 years of age but siblings of all ages are welcome as well.
The library is located at 222 N. Travis St.
Pay fines with canned goods
The Hood County Library, 222 N.… Read the rest
Mr. Lincoln caught Heather Wayman’s eye at a bus stop in Newport, R.I.
Mr. Lincoln was a red brindle greyhound, and Heather and her husband were stationed at Naval War College there.
“Oh, my gosh, he was beautiful,” said Heather. “He looked like chocolate and peanut butter swirled up.”
A long, lean professional belly dancer, Heather said she immediately fell in love with the breed.… Read the rest
While cities such as Mineral Wells and Wichita Falls are making headlines with dwindling water supplies, water customers with the city of Granbury and Acton Municipal Utility District (AMUD) can expect water to continue flowing from the tap.
Multiple water sources are a bonus in Hood County.
Granbury and AMUD supplement groundwater with surface water from Lake Granbury during periods of high water usage.… Read the rest