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Proper protocol

June 17, 2015
Proper protocol

As they do each Flag Day, members of American Legion took part in the solemn disposal of unserviceable flags Sunday morning at Post 491 on Davis Road.

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Tip-a-Cop nets donations

June 17, 2015
Tip-a-Cop nets donations

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Get it fixed

June 17, 2015
Get it fixed

Jerry Durant Collision Center at 5110 E. Highway 377 had its grand opening last week. Pictured at the opening (from left) are Jerry Durant, owner of Jerry Durant Toyota; Monty Mayfield, Collision Center director; Kevin Reeves, general manager; and Andrew Scearcy, general sales manager. The collision center is next to Jerry Durant Toyota and can be reached at 817-279-6910.

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New York connection provides relief for Animal Control

June 17, 2015

Hood County Animal Control has found one outlet for the stray dogs that have been keeping the facility overflowing.

Surprisingly, that outlet is up north – in central New York state.

The Hood County Animal Control (HCAC) has a relatively new, larger facility, but it still has its limits.

The structure on Weatherford Highway had its grand opening under the direction of Sergeant Kelly McNab in November.

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Business Briefs

June 17, 2015

AQUA TEXAS COMPLETES

WATER IMPROVEMENTS IN HOOD COUNTY

Aqua Texas recently completed $408,000 of improvements to several community water systems in Hood County, according to Darryl Waldock, area manager for Aqua.

Aqua installed a new 83,000 gallon ground storage tank in the Blue Water Shores subdivision to provide additional reserve capacity during peak-usage months.

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Advancement in care is topic for luncheon

June 13, 2015

Emergency Department Director Ann Quinlan, of Lake Granbury Medical Center, will speak about stroke accreditation during the June luncheon meeting for Healthy Woman.

Quilan will also present details on the new 12-bed ICU at LGMC.

The luncheon is from noon to 1 p.m. at Granbury Resort Conference Center Tuesday, June 16.

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Building Permits

June 13, 2015
Building Permits

The Hood County YMCA tops the list of building permits issued by the city of Granbury April at $9.2 million for new commercial.

The YMCA will be located at 1475 James Road across from Acton Middle School.

Granbury had 13 building permits for March totalling $1,493,946.

There were 31 permits for April with a total of $12,530,852.

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Felony Arrests

June 13, 2015

Seven felony arrests were made between June 4 and June 10, according to Hood County law enforcement records.

Suspects were arrested in Hood County, but their alleged crimes may have occurred outside the county.

Charged are:

nCorina Brittany Barlow, 22, Canyon Road, Granbury, possession of a controlled substance, Penalty Group 1, less than 1 gram.

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Chamber Affinity F1 team gets funding

June 13, 2015
Chamber Affinity F1 team gets funding

The Granbury Chamber of Commerce recently presented the Affinity F1 Team with a $5,000 donation. Chamber board chairman Jeff McKenzie and president Mike Scott represented the chamber as the Title Sponsor for the F1 team, which recently won the F1 in Schools National Championship in May. The team will be advancing to the 2015 World Finals in September that will be held in Singapore.

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Tolar woman charged with child injury

June 13, 2015

A Tolar woman is accused of injuring a child less than one year old as a result of shaking him, according to authorities and an indictment filed on June 3 in 355th Judicial District Court in Granbury.

Janet Harkins Carter, 59, was arrested about 7:15 a.m. on June 4 by Robert Young, an investigator with the office of District Attorney Rob Christian.

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