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Deputies break window to get child out of vehicle

August 24, 2015

Sheriff’s Office deputies, responding to a child endangerment call, broke a window of a vehicle in the Walmart parking lot to rescue a 2-year-old boy left alone, officials said. The child was taken to LGMC “for precautionary reasons,” Granbury Police Deputy Chief Alan Hines said. Sheriff’s Lieutenant Johnny Rose verified that deputies got the child out, explaining, “the car window was shattered to save an infant’s life.” No arrest has been made.…

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GPD: Local man to face felony charges after arrest

August 24, 2015

Hood County resident Jason Michael Moss, 34, was served with two Hood County felony arrest warrants while in the Tarrant County Jail after being picked up there during a traffic stop, according to Granbury Police Deputy Chief Alan Hines. Moss, of the 4000 block of West Virginia Trail in the Lake Granbury Harbor subidivision, is charged with fraudulent use/possession of identifying information and forgery.…

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Neal no longer city attorney

August 24, 2015

According to City Council member Tony Allen, Stuart Neal has left the Hyde Law Firm and is no longer Granbury’s city attorney. The city’s contract was with the law firm, and Neal’s continued representation of the city was part of the deal when he joined that firm with the City Council’s blessing, Allen explained.…

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Ninth-grade wing open on first day of school Monday

August 23, 2015

Granbury High School students will attend classes in the new two-story ninth-grade wing at front of the high school. Ninth-graders will remain at Crossland Ninth Grade Center until they move in the ninth-grade wing a year from now. The wing will be utilized this year because of construction in other parts of the high school.…

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Granbury man charged in felony family assault

August 23, 2015

Shane Dominic Nadeau, 43, of the 900 block of Switzer Street in Granbury, was arrested Aug. 13 by a Granbury Police officer and charged with felony assault family member (impede breathing), Deputy Chief Alan Hines said. The victim, his spouse, did not seek medical treatment at the time, Hines said.…

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Monday is filing deadline

August 23, 2015

Five p.m. Monday (Aug. 24) is the filing deadline for some city and school elections that will be on the Nov. 3 ballot. Granbury and Tolar are holding city and school elections. Cresson and deCordova are holding city elections.…

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Commissioners to discuss Annex III renovation

August 23, 2015

At its regular meeting Tuesday (Aug. 25), the Hood County Commissioners Court will discuss the planned remodel of aging Annex III. The county judge and commissioners had considered razing the building and constructing a new one, but determined that it is less costly to simply renovate the building.…

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School year opens Monday morning

August 22, 2015

It’s back to school Monday morning for summer vacationing Hood County students. Granbury elementaries start 7:45 a.m., Acton Middle School 8:30, Granbury Middle School 8:35, and Crossland Ninth Grade Center and Granbury High School 8:45. Lipan school starts 8 a.m., Tolar elementary and junior high 7:55, and Tolar High School 8.…

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Granbury man charged in felony forged check case

August 22, 2015

Gage Leeross Jenkins, 25, of the 100 block of West Bridge Street in Granbury, was arrested on a felony count of forgery on Aug. 13 by a Granbury Police officer for passing two forged checks, Deputy Chief Alan Hines said. Jenkins was caught by officers while still in the bank, waiting for the check to be cashed, Hines said.…

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City to hold tax rate hearing

August 22, 2015

The Granbury City Council will hold a second public hearing on the proposed tax rate at 6 p.m. Monday (Aug. 24) at City Hall. The proposed tax rate of .397584 cents per $100 valuation is the same as the current tax rate.…

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