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Water on the way

August 13, 2015
Water on the way

A football trainer catches spray from sprinklers on his way to deliver water to thirsty Granbury Pirate football players at practice at Pirate Stadium. Mary Vinson/Hood County News…

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She’s a Pirate now

August 13, 2015
She’s a Pirate now

After registering for pre-K, 4-year-old Grace Shackleford had fun checking out a blowup Pirate Ship at Acton Elementary School’s recent Kindergarten Roundup. Mary Vinson/Hood County News…

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Season opens with a win

August 11, 2015
Season opens with a win

The Granbury Lady Pirates dropped the first game but won the next three to defeat Mansfield Lake Ridge Tuesday night in the volleyball season opener for both teams at Granbury Middle School. Mary Vinson/Hood County News

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Dust Devil weather

August 11, 2015
Dust Devil weather

Bob Mueller recently encountered this dust devil while driving to his home in Pecan Plantation. Courtesy…

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A break to hydrate

August 10, 2015
A break to hydrate

Granbury Pirate Mason Ethridge and fellow football players are ensuring the blistering summer heat doesn’t get the best of them by taking plenty of water breaks during morning practice. Mary Vinson/Hood County News…

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Terrific triathlon

August 10, 2015
Terrific triathlon

The Dana Vollmer Municipal Swim Center and Granbury City Park was the center of activity for Sunday morning’s Hood County YMCA Kids Triathlon. Mary Vinson/Hood County News

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Adult, child walk away

August 7, 2015
Adult, child walk away

No injuries were reported after a small plane with a man and child on board made an emergency landing Friday afternoon in a field off Cleburne Hwy east of Acton. Mary Vinson/Hood County News…

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Ready for some football?

August 5, 2015
Ready for some football?

The Granbury Pirates held their first football practice of the 2015 season Monday morning. Mary Vinson/Hood County News

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Fire truck tradition

August 5, 2015
Fire truck tradition

Granbury Volunteer Fire Dept. Chief Brent Blackmon addresses attendees at Station 2 Monday before the time honored tradition of pushing their newest truck into the station took place. Mary Vinson/Hood County News…

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A week of healing

August 1, 2015
A week of healing

The El Tesoro de la Vida grief camp ended Saturday morning with an emotional closing ceremony. Campers enjoyed a week of healing, fun and making new friends. Mary Vinson/Hood County News…

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