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Dog house heat lamp causes minor fire

February 13, 2016

A heat lamp in a dog house was the source of a fire early Saturday morning that caused minor exterior damage to a home on Christa Court in the Blue Water Shores subdivision, Fire Marshal Ray Wilson said. No injuries were reported.…

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Your $25 donation helps senior citizens

February 13, 2016

For 260 senior citizens, the Meals on Wheels program is making a difference. You can make a difference with a $25 donation to the Hood County Senior Center Meals on Wheels program. Donations can be mailed to P.O. Box 849, Granbury, Texas 76048 or delivered to the Hood County Senior Center at 501 E.…

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Chocolate, flowers and jewelry are popular choices for Valentine’s Day

February 13, 2016

There are 1,185 manufacturing sites in the U.S. that are producing chocolate and cocoa products, according to figures from the U.S. Census Bureau. In conjunction with Valentine’s Day, it’s reported there are 23,096 jewelry stores and 14,161 florist establishments.…

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Sandy Beach resident charged with felony evading

February 13, 2016

Daniel Rangel Tovar, 23, of Gloria Drive in the Sandy Beach subdivision, was arrested last Sunday on a felony charge of evading arrest with a vehicle, Sheriff’s Lieutenant Johnny Rose said.…

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Hood County man charged in felony DWI case

February 13, 2016

Richard Moreno Gomez, 44, of Apple Tree Court in Lake Granbury Estates, was arrested Sunday, Feb. 7 and charged with a felony count of driving while intoxicated, third or more, according to Hood County Jail booking records.…

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Pet adoption day postponed, to Feb. 20

February 12, 2016

This month’s Hood County Animal Control pet adoption day that had been scheduled for tomorrow (Saturday, Feb. 13) has been postponed one week, to Saturday, Feb. 20. It will be from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at Green’s Pet Center, 1305 North Plaza Drive, in Granbury.…

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Granbury man gets 16 years in indecency case

February 12, 2016

Jeremy Michael Wade, 29, of Granbury, on Friday in district court was sentenced to 16 years in prison after being found guilty a day earlier of two felony counts of indecency with a child by sexual conduct, District Attorney Rob Christian said.…

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Suspect in Cresson robbery shot dead in Fort Worth

February 12, 2016

The suspect in Sunday’s armed robbery in Cresson was shot dead this afternoon (Friday, Feb. 12) on Camp Bowie Boulevard in Fort Worth after a U.S. Marshal’s team attempted to arrest him at 4:20 p.m., Hood County Sheriff’s Lieutenant Johnny Rose said. David Glen Watson, 53, of Azle, was pronounced dead at the scene.…

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Granbury man in critical condition in Fort Worth

February 12, 2016

Michael Francis Hickey, 66, of Granbury, is in critical condition as of this afternoon (Friday, Feb. 12) in Harris Methodist Hospital in Fort Worth, a spokesperson said, after being injured Wednesday in a three-vehicle crash on East Pearl Street in front of City Beach. It was a chain reaction accident after a driver in a pickup braked for ducks crossing the road, Granbury Police said.…

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Lanes for golf carts not likely

February 12, 2016

After researching and conducting a traffic study at the request of the City Council in preparation for possibly creating golf cart lanes on some streets, the city’s Safety Committee is recommending not moving forward with council member Tony Allen’s idea – at least as it pertains to Hill Boulevard South, Hill Boulevard and Waters Edge Drive.…

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