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July 18, 2015

GOVERNOR ABBOTT APPOINTS

GRANBURY NURSE TO BOARD

Kathy Leader-Horn of Granbury has been reappointed by Governor Greg Abbott to the Board of Nursing. Her term will expire Jan. 31, 2021.

Leader-Horn is a licensed vocational nurse and serves as school nurse for Parkway Elementary School in Crowley.

She is a member of the National Federation of Licensed Practical Nurses and participates in the Healthy Kids School Lunch and Operation School Supplies programs.

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Dunkin’ Donuts and Baskin-Robbins opening Tuesday

July 11, 2015
Dunkin’ Donuts and Baskin-Robbins opening Tuesday

Dunkin’ Donuts, along with Baskin-Robbins, will celebrate the grand opening of its combination restaurant in Granbury Tuesday, July 14.

The Granbury location, 321 E. Highway 377, will be open from 5 a.m. to 10 p.m. seven days a week.

The restaurant is 2,500 square feet, employs approximately 40 crew members and seats 28 people.

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Business Briefs

July 11, 2015

DONATE CLOTHING AT BEALLS AND GET $10 COUPON

Bealls department store has launched its Community Counts Clothing Drive in Granbury. The program runs through July 21 at all locations of the Stage Stores company.

Customers are invited to make donations of new or gently used clothing through July 21 at the store.

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Helping Hands

July 11, 2015

BANK ACCOUNT ESTABLISHED

TO HELP CANCER PATIENT

A bank account has been established to benefit Rosely Davis, who recently had surgery for breast cancer.

Her husband, Alan Davis, reports that Rosely’s doctors said she is now cancer free.

Donations can be given at First National Bank of Granbury, or mail to the bank at P.O.

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Business Brief

July 8, 2015

BONNETT JOINS team

at RE/MAX Granbury

Clayton Bonnett has joined the team of Realtors and associates at RE/MAX, according to Joy Paris, broker/owner of RE/MAX Lake Granbury.

Bonnett is a graduate of Lamar University in Beaumont with a BBA in accounting. Prior to joining the real estate profession he was an executive officer in the banking and medical practice fields.

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Classic Chevrolet ranked with top 50 dealers

July 4, 2015
Classic Chevrolet ranked with top 50 dealers

Only 50 dealers out of 3,000 Chevy dealers in the United States reach the standard of excellence to earn the coveted GM Dealer of the Year Award, based on exceptional performance in sales, service and customer satisfaction.

And only four dealers have received the award for 14 consecutive years, since its inception in 2000.

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Joint venture between Solis Mammography and Lake Granbury Medical Center

July 4, 2015
Joint venture between Solis Mammography and Lake Granbury Medical Center

Solis Mammography, a department of Lake Granbury Medical Center, is a comprehensive breast imaging center providing a full range of breast screening and diagnostic services, from annual screening mammograms to in-depth diagnostic evaluations. Breast exams are performed by experienced staff members who will make the mammogram as comfortable as possible. Solis concentrates only on breast heath, so mammograms are read by a radiologist who specializes only in breast imaging and has received extensive special training.

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Outdoor Learning Center gets $10,000 Exelon grant

July 4, 2015
Outdoor Learning Center gets $10,000 Exelon grant

Granbury ISD received a $10,000 Exelon Presidential Grant Award for the district’s Outdoor Learning Center.

The grant funding was made possible because of the Exelon-owned Wolf Hollow Generating Station located in southern Hood County.

The donation will help sustain the center in numerous ways, including a utility vehicle to be used for maintenance, disabled students, and emergency situations; a storage building for supplies and equipment; a set of steps with handrails; and mulch as a weed barrier on the trails.

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Sales tax revenue up 5.2 percent across state

June 24, 2015
Sales tax revenue up 5.2 percent across state

State sales tax revenue in May was $2.6 billion, up 5.2 percent compared to May 2014, according to Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar.

Across taxing entities in Hood County, sales tax revenue is also up about 5 percent.

The city of Granbury is up 8 percent for the year.

Hood County is up 15 percent for the year.

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Directing activities

June 20, 2015
Directing activities

Linda Kimbrell, center, is the new activities director at Granbury Care Center. Those interested in volunteering can reach Kimbrell at 817-573-3726. Pictured with Kimbrell are William York and Activity Assistant Jessica Odom.

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