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Rainfall .64 at airport to .90 in Pecan

October 11, 2014

A cool front blew through the area late Friday night, ushering lightning and occasional heavy rain. The Granbury airport measured .64 of an inch while Pecan Plantation resident Jimmy Hiler reported .90 of an inch. Tim Calaway of Hideway Bay measured three-quarters of an inch.…

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Hospitalized veterans have fun day

October 11, 2014

More than 150 hospitalized veterans recently enjoyed a day out at Squaw Creek Park. Fishing, games, music, food, prizes and camaraderie were all part of the beautiful day. Area American Legions, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Blue Star Mothers, Military Order of the Purple Heart Chapter #1513, Pecan Valley Center for Veterans Services and Comanche Peak Detachment 1297 of the Marine Corps League made the day possible for the veterans.…

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Educational topics will be addressed by superintendent

October 11, 2014

Granbury ISD Superintendent James Largent will present a forum on current education issues at Emma Roberson Elementary campus, 1500 Misty Meadows, Oct. 13 from 6-7 p.m. A brief question and answer session will follow. This event is open to the public and is sponsored by Lambda Pi chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma.…

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Teacher released from hospital

October 11, 2014

Lindy Taylor, 33, of Fort Worth, who was airlifted from an accident scene on Highway 377 Monday morning, was released from Harris Hospital on Wednesday and is doing well, according to Happy Hill Farms Principal Jennifer Jones. Taylor teaches English at Happy Hill.…

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Cleburne holds on for 23-18 win over Pirates

October 11, 2014

Granbury stayed close but couldn’t overcome Cleburne, 23-18 in their District 8-5A football contest, Granbury’s Homecoming, which began at 7:30 p.m. Friday and didn’t end until 12:30 a.m. Saturday because of a lightning delay that lasted just over 2 hours. The Pirates fell to 0-3 in district and 0-6 overall, while Cleburne won their third district game in an many outings.…

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Sky Harbor man charged with felony drug offense

October 10, 2014

Philip Leon Mosher, 37, of the 400 block of Capricorn Drive in Sky Harbor, Granbury, was arrested on Oct. 5 and charged with felony possession of a controlled substance, Penalty Group 1, less than 1 gram, according to Hood County Jail booking records.…

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Avery Railsback named Granbury Homecoming Queen

October 10, 2014

Avery Railsback was named 2014 Homecoming Queen at halftime of Granbury’s football game against Cleburne. Earlier in the day, the late Briggs Berry was named as Homecoming King. Marsha Grissom was introduced as the GHS Coming Home Queen.…

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Donna Banker is Woman of the Year

October 10, 2014

Granbury’s Donna Banker is well known for her community and charitable endeavors. Because she knows how to rise above difficult circumstances, and she unselfishly gives her time and resources to better the lives of many in Granbury, the Christian Women’s Job Corps presented the  2014 Opal Durant Granbury Woman of the Year award to Banker.…

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The late Briggs Berry named Homecoming King

October 10, 2014

The late Briggs Berry was named Granbury High School Homecoming King in an emotional pep rally Friday morning at the school. Briggs’ mother, DeAnna Berry, accepted the honor for her son who died Sept. 13 at age 18 after a long illness.…

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Flags at half staff Sunday (Oct. 12) to honor fallen firefighters

October 10, 2014

Flags will be at half-staff on all federal buildings Sunday, Oct. 12 to honor firefighters killed in the line of duty. The flags will be lowered in observance of the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service in Emmitsburg, Md.…

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