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Mitchams give players an Edge

July 25, 2015

You don’t get where Steve Mitcham and his wife Darlene are without being smart.

It also happens that they are two of the most caring individuals ever to cross the Hood County line.

If there is a cause involving children or families, the Mitchams have likely helped. If not, they probably haven’t heard of it.

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Time nearing to buy GHS football tickets

July 25, 2015

Tickets to Granbury Pirate football games will soon be going on sale for the 2015 season.

Season ticket holders from last year in the VIP reserved section will have first chance at purchasing tickets for their seats on Aug. 3-14. All season tickets not purchased will go on sale to the general public beginning Monday, Aug.

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A little help

July 25, 2015
A little help

Kinsey Brawner of the Granbury SEALS helps Serenity Evans practice as the youngster participates in the PUPS program. The program is designed to get youths comfortable in the water as they prepare to join the SEALS competitive program. Brawner and several members of the SEALS help with coaching the PUPS members.

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Sports Camps

July 25, 2015

Granbury ISD

Tennis

Dates: July 27-30

Times: 9 a.m.-noon for grades 3-12.

Location: Granbury High School Tennis Courts.

Contact: Tyson Stewart, 979-587-2920 or [email protected]

Volleyball II

Dates: July 27-30.

Times: 8-10 a.m. for grades 4-7, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. for grades 8-9, 1-3:30 p.m. for grades 10-12.

Location: Acton Middle School.

Contact: Tammy Clark, 817-408-4673 or [email protected]

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Blaze wrap up memorable season at WS

July 25, 2015

It wasn’t the perfect season they dreamed of, but it was a dream season.

The Granbury Blaze advanced to the PONY (Protect Our Nation’s Youth) 10-Under World Series, finishing in the top eight and wrapping up the season with a 25-2 record.

“I think the Granbury Blaze did a great job representing Hood and Somervell counties at the World Series,” said Blaze Head Coach Justin Deaver.

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Area gymnasts capture medals at nationals

July 25, 2015
Area gymnasts capture medals at nationals

The summer gymnastics season ended with a pair of Gym Kat members bringing home some medals from the USA Gymnastics Level 5-7 Trampoline and Tumbling National Championships.

In the event, held at the Fort Worth Convention Center this past weekend, 11-year-old Katherine Hughes placed fifth in tumbling and sixth in double-mini.

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Pirate trio playing final summer tourney together

July 25, 2015

Three Granbury Pirate baseball players will take the field together one final time this summer when the Texas Sox 18U play in a tournament in Houston this weekend.

It will wrap up a successful summer for the team that competes in the Texas Showcase League, a league designed to put players in front of college and professional scouts.

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Keep an eye on thermocline

July 25, 2015

The water is in the upper 80s and low 90s in the afternoons and stratification of the water column is in place on most of our area reservoirs.

This stratification creates a layer of water where most of the fish can congregate to survive. Many of our area waters have been stratifying with the intense heat.

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Pirate football tickets to go on sale Aug. 3

July 23, 2015

Tickets to Granbury Pirate football games will soon be going on sale for the 2015 season.

Season ticket holders from last year in the VIP reserved section will have first chance at purchasing tickets for their seats on Aug. 3-14. All season tickets not purchased will go on sale to the general public beginning Monday, Aug.…

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Sports Camps

July 22, 2015

Granbury ISD

Tennis

Dates: July 27-30

Times: 9 a.m.-noon for grades 3-12.

Location: Granbury High School Tennis Courts.

Contact: Tyson Stewart, 979-587-2920 or [email protected]

Volleyball II

Dates: July 27-30.

Times: 8-10 a.m. for grades 4-7, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. for grades 8-9, 1-3:30 p.m. for grades 10-12.

Location: Acton Middle School.

Contact: Tammy Clark, 817-408-4673 or [email protected]

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