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Texas Eagle Forum presentation for Tea Party

February 25, 2015

The Tea Party is hosting Cathie Adams, of Texas Eagle Forum, at the meeting Thursday, Feb. 26, at American Town Hall, 220 N. Travis St. The meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. Adams will speak on her recent visit to the United Nations meeting in Peru.…

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Meeting on new car sticker program postponed

February 24, 2015

Due to possible bad weather, Tax Assessor-Collector Teresa McCoy is postponing the public meeting about the state’s new Two Steps, One Sticker program, originally scheduled for Wednesday evening (Feb. 25). Instead, the meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 3, at 6 p.m. in the meeting room at Annex I, 1410 W.…

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Tout tapped for NCTCOG committee

February 24, 2015

Precinct 3 Commissioner Jeff Tout has been tapped by the Commissioners Court to represent the county on the North Central Texas Council of Government’s Economic Development District Policy Advisory Committee. The seat became empty when Warren Ketteman, former head of the Lake Granbury Economic Development Corporation, moved away after taking another job.…

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Highway 171 now open

February 24, 2015

Highway 171 S. from Cresson to Godley has reopened after being closed due to numerous accidents on the icy road. TxDOT had blading trucks and sand trucks out to improve the safety of the road, according to Public Information Officer Natalie Galindo.…

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377 now open from Cresson to Fort Worth

February 24, 2015

Highway 377 from Cresson to Fort Worth has reopened after TxDOT closed it down for about an hour after numerous accidents on the icy roadway, according to the Cresson Fire Department.…

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Sheriff: Icy areas remain on roads; use caution

February 24, 2015

Icy spots remain Tuesday morning on Hood County roadways, especially on hills and bridges, Sheriff Roger Deeds said. “Use caution and go slow, allowing a little extra time to get where you are going,” he said. Hood County Road Operations is sanding icy areas.…

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NWS: Roads to refreeze Monday night into Tuesday morning

February 23, 2015

Hazardous driving conditions exist tonight into Tuesday morning because residual moisture on roadways will refreeze, resulting in a very slick morning commute, according to the National Weather Service. Drivers are urged to exercise caution.…

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Weather delays, closings

February 23, 2015

Tolar schools closed Tuesday; Lipan and Granbury schools delayed start.
Town and Country Floral, open 10 a.m. Tuesday.
City of Granbury, open 10 a.m. Tuesday.
Acton Methodist Preschool, open 8:30 a.m. Tuesday. Church office open 9 a.m.
First Discoveries Montessori Academy, open 10:30 a.m. Tuesday.
Busy Bees Preschool, open 10:30 a.m.…

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Tolar schools closed Tuesday

February 23, 2015

Tolar schools will be closed again Tuesday. The back roads were still frozen solid at 5 p.m. Monday, Tolar Superintendent Travis Stilwell said. Freezing temps are expected to remain until about noon Tuesday. School officials will decide Tuesday about the boys basketball playoff game in Brock scheduled that evening.…

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Lipan ISD to start 10 a.m. Tuesday

February 23, 2015

Lipan classes are scheduled to start at 10 a.m. Tuesday with no early morning bus routes.…

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