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Home southwest of Tolat destroyed by fire – Photo gallery Issue 8-19-2015

August 19, 2015

Randall Cain and his wife and their three young children were displaced Monday afternoon, Aug. 24, when fire destroyed their double-wide mobile home just off Hutchinson Road southwest of Tolar. There’s an account for the Cains at First National Bank in Tolar. Online, you can donate through their GoFundMe.com page (Randall and Chrissy Cain Benefit).…

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Fire destroys a vacant house – Photo gallery Issue 8-19-2015

August 19, 2015

A vacant house in the 2800 block of Cedarhill Street in the Oak Trail Shores subdivision northwest of Granbury was destroyed by fire late Sunday night, Aug. 16, according to Fire Marshal Ray Wilson. The house was unoccupied, and no injuries were reported. Firefighters are pictured returning Monday morning after the blaze rekindled.…

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DMO approved

August 19, 2015
DMO approved

Tuesday’s City Council vote to eliminate Granbury’s CVB department and fund an independent Destination Marketing Organization (DMO) draws appause. Mary Vinson/Hood County News…

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Love that lantana

August 19, 2015
Love that lantana

This yellow swallowtail butterfly knew where to stop for some sweet nector on a recent recent sunny afternoon. Nick Vinson…

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Fire destroys vacant house

August 17, 2015
Fire destroys vacant house

Firefighters put out hotspots Monday morning from a fire that destroyed a vacant house late Sunday night on Cedarhill Street in Oak Trail Shores. Mary Vinson/Hood County News…

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Corvettes among friends

August 16, 2015
Corvettes among friends

Where all those Corvettes came from Saturday morning is anybody’s guess, but the Home Depot parking appeared to be a great place for their proud owners to meet and greet. Mary Vinson/Hood County News…

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Truckload of taters

August 16, 2015
Truckload of taters

The bed of Donna and William Myers 1960 Ford Custom Cab pickup made a great planter for a beautiful display of ornamental sweet potato vine. Courtesy…

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Beware of the black widow

August 14, 2015
Beware of the black widow

The female black widow’s bite can be harmful, however they are rarely fatal. Widow spiders can be found on every continent of the world except Antarctica. Nick Vinson caught a shot of this one in Comanche Cove. Courtesy…

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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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