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Free movie on Tuesday

April 13, 2014

Tuesday is free movie night at the Hood County Library,  222 N. Travis St., with free popcorn and bottled water. “The Book Thief,” is scheduled Tuesday, April 13 at 6:30 p.m.

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Granbury man charged with felony nonsupport

April 13, 2014

Kevin Robert Ledbetter, 35, of the 200 block of Coulston Street in Granbury, is facing a felony count of criminal nonsupport after his arrest Tuesday in a case handled by the Hood County District Attorney’s Office, Hood County Jail records show.… Read the rest

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Tull, Brazzell, Ortiz compete in state health event

April 13, 2014

Three Granbury High School students in the local chapter of the Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) participated in competitive events at the organization’s state leadership conference in San Antonio. Paige Tull and Josh Brazzell competed in CERT (Community Engagement Response Team) while Kayla Ortiz competed in physical therapy. Founded in 1976, HOSA is a national student organization to promote career opportunities in the health care industry.… Read the rest

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Rio Brazos Art Exhibition and Sale opens Sunday

April 12, 2014

The annual Juried Rio Brazos Art Exhibition opens at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Dora Lee Langdon Cultural & Educational Center Concert Hall. The exhibition is supported by the Granbury Arts Alliance, the City of Granbury, Tarleton State University, and numerous local and regional businesses.… Read the rest

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Coast Guard veteran’s spirits buoyed by chair donation

April 12, 2014

Granbury resident Richard Mann, a 90-year-old Coast Guard veteran of World War II, has a renewed sense of humor and longing for adventure outside of his apartment thanks to a recent donation of a motorized wheelchair through the Hood County Veterans Service Office and a local support group, the Wet Veterans. Read Mann’s story in today’s Hood County News.… Read the rest

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Fort Worth man arrested on felony drug charge

April 12, 2014

Jon Michael Bovo, 27, of Fort Worth, was arrested March 30 by a DPS trooper during a traffic stop on Loop 567 and charged with felony possession of less than 1 gram of a controlled substance (methamphetamine), Hood County Jail booking records show.… Read the rest

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Two arrested on felony drug manufacturing charge

April 11, 2014

Brittany Ann Dunlap, 23, and Clint Daniels Dunlap, 32, both of the 500 block of Skyline Drive in the Rock Harbor subdivision, are facing a felony charge of manufacture/delivery of a controlled substance, more than 4 grams/less than 200 grams, according to Hood County Jail records. They were arrested by Granbury police March 27 in Granbury. Clint Dunlap also was charged with unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon.… Read the rest

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Report: Woman arrested after swinging knife at husband

April 11, 2014

Carolyn Cleon Pack, 56, of the 3600 block of Linda Way in the Montego Bay subdivision, took a few swings at her husband with a kitchen knife Tuesday, Sheriff’s Office Lieutenant Johnny Rose said, prompting her arrest on a felony count. Her husband was not injured, but Pack was charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, Rose said.… Read the rest

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School choirs sing to superior ratings

April 11, 2014

Granbury High School and Crossland Ninth Grade Center choirs excelled during the region UIL concert and sightreading contest at Fort Worth Southwest High School and Weatherford High School. The GHS varsity mixed choir, the GHS varsity ladies choir and the Crossland ladies choir earned the top recognition – Division I superior ratings for concert and sightreading performances. The GHS varsity mens choir and the Crossland mens choir received top marks for their sightreading and stage performances respectively and excellent ratings in the other portion of the contest.… Read the rest

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City taking applications for Tourism Board

April 11, 2014

The city of Granbury is accepting applications through April 30 for the Tourism Advisory Board. The board is composed of 10 members representing various sectors impacted by tourism. In addition to a hotelier, restaurant owner or manager and an at-large member, the Board is comprised of representatives of: the Chamber of Commerce, the Historic Granbury Merchants Association, the bed and breakfast industry, the Economic Development Corporation, the Acton community or Hood County Development District #1, historic preservation or a museum and the entertainment industry.… Read the rest

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