RSSNews

Vehicle break-ins reported in Pecan

September 6, 2014

The Hood County Sheriff’s Office was busy working Labor Day morning in Pecan Plantation.

There were numerous reports of vehicle burglaries on Ravenswood Road and Westover Drive.

According to Sheriff’s Office records, nine calls regarding motor vehicle burglaries were received Monday between 6 a.m. and 10:15 a.m.

Not all victims filed a report.

Continue Reading

Grand Jury Indictments

September 6, 2014

The Hood County grand jury returned indictments on Wednesday.

Indictments are formal charges.

They were:

nTrina Diane Bailey, 44, Smokehouse Road, Granbury, possession of a controlled substance, Penalty Group 1, greater than 1 gram/less than 4 grams.

nCody Wayne Bedford, 33, Cleveland Road, Granbury, aggravated assault against public servant; criminal mischief, greater than $1,500/less than $20,000.

Continue Reading

About town

September 6, 2014
About town

The Rotary Club recently welcomed City Manager Wayne McKethan and City Finance Director Eva Gregory as guest speakers. The presentation included an update on Granbury’s record-high sales tax collections over the past three years and the continued lowering of city tax rates. The Rotary Club meets each Thursday at noon at Harbor Lakes Golf Club.

Continue Reading

Felony Arrests

September 6, 2014

Six felony arrests were made between Aug. 28 and Sept. 3.

Suspects were arrested here. However, their alleged crimes may have occurred outside Hood County. They have not been convicted of the charges listed.

Those arrested are:

nAmanda Louise Adams, 20, Glen Rose, possession of a controlled substance, Penalty Group 1, less than 1 gram.

Continue Reading

Taylor Bennett takes the prize

September 6, 2014
Taylor Bennett takes the prize

Executive Director Valerie White (left) and Community Relations Director Kathy Martin of Quail Park Retirement Village of Granbury present a check to Taylor Bennett. Bennett won two airline tickets and a two-night stay at any hotel in the United States. Taylor won the prize in a raffle held at Quail Park’s open house.

Continue Reading

Suspects with criminal record sentenced to prison terms

August 30, 2014
Suspects with criminal record sentenced to prison terms

Browne

Missimer

A 44-year-old Granbury man, with a criminal record including assault and burglary, was sentenced to 20 years in prison.

The sentence was handed down by a Hood County jury on Aug. 19, District Attorney Rob Christian said.

David Eric Browne, of Wright Court, was convicted of unauthorized use of a motor vehicle and bail jumping.

Continue Reading

County okays 90-day burn ban

August 30, 2014
County okays 90-day burn ban

County Commissioners approved a 90-day burn ban earlier this week.

The ban started on Tuesday.

“The length of the ban can vary on conditions,” Fire Marshal Ray Wilson said.

“We can lift it if we get relief from the heat and get some rain.”

Wilson said cooking food in outdoor grills is permissible, but the fire should be contained.

Continue Reading

Woman charged for meth after traffic stop

August 30, 2014
Woman charged for meth after traffic stop

Adams

Amanda Louise Adams, 20, of Glen Rose, was pulled over on a traffic stop at 3 a.m. Wednesday by Hood County Sheriff’s Office deputies, according to Lieutenant Johnny Rose.

“Deputies found her to be in possession of under a gram of meth,” he said.

Adams was arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance.

Continue Reading

Felony Arrests

August 30, 2014

Eight felony arrests were made between Aug. 21 and Aug. 27.

Suspects were arrested here. However, their alleged crimes may have occurred outside Hood County. They have not been convicted of the charges listed.

Those arrested are:

Glenn Daniel Beck, 46, Burleson, possession of a controlled substance, Penalty Group 1, less than 1 gram.

Continue Reading

‘It’s a total loss’

August 27, 2014
‘It’s a total loss’

Fire departments from Indian Harbor, Pecan Plantation and Granbury as well as Texas EMS responded to Setting Sun Court in Brazos River Acres for a structure fire Saturday. Tolar firefighters were requested to assist. “It’s a total loss,” said Jim Adams, captain of Pecan VFD. Adams said the frame house was undergoing renovations and was empty at the time of the fire.

Continue Reading