10-19-2013 The Kickapoo Festival in Lipan began with breakfast served by the Lipan Chieftain and Squaw Club at the community center. The Sam Tipton Memorial 5K Walk/Run was earlier that morning. At noon, judging for the car show, sponsored by D & D Rockin’ Rods. Lunch was be served from noon until 2 p.m and a fish fry dinner. Vendors were be set up all day near the tabernacle.… Read the rest
For a price, city offers ‘naming opportunities’ for Opera House. Cold, hard cash given by fans of the Granbury Opera House may take some of the heat off Granbury City Council members, who spent $3.4 million for the theater’s renovation.
“Dream of castles in the air, then build a ship to bring you there” was the motto for the Tolar High School Class of 1957. The class of 14 never really lost contact with one another. Not only that, they love to get together to keep their friendships alive. The inscription over the doors reads Tolar Public School 1939, the same year the majority of the Class of 1957 was born.… Read the rest
10-18-2013 Granbury Pirates stay undefeated with a 49-40 win over Southwest.… Read the rest
10-5-2013 Sure, there was plenty of smokin’ and jokin’ going on, but the cooking team from VFW Post 7835 was serious about good food at the VFW-hosted Smokin’ & Jokin’ Bar-b-que Cookoff. Several cooking team members gathered for a group photo next to the smoker they use for competitions. The Lone Star B-B-Q Society-sanctioned event drew plenty of competition from Hood and surrounding counties.… Read the rest
10-10-2013 The Hood County Tea Party is sponsored a candidates forum for candidates at Granbury City Hall, 116 W. Bridge St. Three seats will be on the Nov. 5 ballot – mayor, Place 2 and Place 4. Eleven candidates are vying for those positions.… Read the rest
Ryan Suitt passes for 393 yards and three touchdowns, including 48 and 49-yard strikes to Nick Doughty.
10-8-2013 The Granbury Lady Pirates defeated the Aledo Ladycats at the James Wann Sports Center. The victory moved Granbury (31-4 overall) into a first-place tie in 7-4A with Aledo (29-7 overall)… Read the rest