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Growing business?

July 9, 2014
Growing business?

Sheriff Roger Deeds displays some of the 32 marijuana plants 29-year-old Chase Leon Grubbs, of the 4000 block of Country Meadows Circle northeast of Granbury, is accused of growing inside his residence, according to Lieutenant Johnny Rose. Grubbs, who also had about 6.5 ounces of loose marijuana, was arrested and charged with a felony count of possession of marijuana, over 4 ounces/less than 5 pounds, Rose noted.

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Grand Jury Indictments

July 9, 2014

The Hood County July grand jury returned 18 indictments on July 2. Indictments do not indicate guilt or innocence. They are considered formal charges.

They were:

  • Jeffery Lee Barnett, 41, Plaza Drive, Granbury, possession of a controlled substance, Penalty Group 1, less than 1 gram.
  • Cecil William Bason, 52, Venus Drive, Granbury, possession of marijuana, more than 4 ounces/less than 5 pounds.
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    Man, woman arrested on drug charges

    July 9, 2014
    Man, woman arrested on drug charges

    Peleberg

    Culberhouse

    A man and woman were arrested on drug charges after a late-night traffic stop Thursday at the corner of Highway 377 East and Highway 4.

    Brooke Allison Culberhouse, 21, and Gabriel Emmanuel Peleberg, 27, were found to be in possession of under a gram of methamphetamine, sheriff deputies said.

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    Tolar man allegedly chokes, burns girlfriend

    July 9, 2014
    Tolar man allegedly chokes, burns girlfriend

    Crapps

    A 44-year-old Tolar man who allegedly choked his girlfriend and burned her with a cigarette turned himself in on a felony arrest warrant, Sheriff’s Office Lieutenant Johnny Rose said.

    “The charge stems from Mark Houston Crapps allegedly choking his live-in girlfriend during a disturbance on March 24 at the 8100 block of Hill City Highway,” Rose said.

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    Hottest hay in town

    July 5, 2014
    Hottest hay in town

    Firefighters battle a Tuesday afternoon blaze at a farm on Billings Road near Tolar, about 1.5 miles south of Highway 377. Deputy Fire Marshal Jeff Young said there were no injuries, but the hay baler was a complete loss. Six bales of hay also burned, with an estimated value of $65 each.

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    Business Briefs

    July 5, 2014

    ‘H-E-B Challenge’

    blood drive Sunday

    For more than a decade, H-E-B grocery chain has made blood donation a priority in their communities.

    In 2013, 17 stores hosted blood drives and together they collected 623 units of blood with Carter BloodCare. This summer, H-E-B stores will again challenge each other to collect the most blood in a series of blood drives called the “H-E-B Challenge.”

    H-E-B Granbury is hosting a blood drive from 1 to 5 p.m.

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    Filing to begin soon for city, ISD elections

    July 5, 2014

    The filing period for several city and school elections will open later this month.

    Elections are planned for: the city of Granbury and Granbury ISD; the city of Tolar and Tolar ISD; the city of Cresson; the city of deCordova; Bluff Dale ISD; and the city of Stockton Bend.

    Election Day is Tuesday, Nov.

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    Independents can file for vacated constable seat

    July 5, 2014

    Although both political parties will be able to submit names for the November ballot for the vacated Precinct 1 constable position, independent candidates can also file.

    Elections Administrator Jenise “Crickett” Miller said that although the deadline was last week for independent candidates to file in other races, candidates for Precinct 1 constable will be given more time.

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    Felony Arrests

    July 5, 2014

    Six felony arrests were made between June 26 and July 2. Suspects were arrested here, but their alleged crimes may have occurred outside the county. They have not been convicted of the charges listed.

  • Scott Patrick Cotton, 43, Sandy Beach, Granbury, manufacture/delivery of a controlled substance, Penalty Group 1, more than 1 gram/less than 4 grams.
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    BRA securing markers

    July 2, 2014

    Brazos River Authority lake rangers were completing their efforts Monday to re-anchor channel markers and no-wake buoys on Lake Granbury.

    Some buoys were displaced in the heavy inflow last week; others previously were sitting on dry land due to the low lake level.

    Rangers will be checking the hazard buoys throughout the week and marking new areas as necessary.

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