- Biker Bash is back
The Labor Day weekend Biker Bash Texas Christian motorcycle rally is back on the Granbury square. The event features vendors, games, inspirational speakers and faith-based bands. Mary Vinson/Hood County News
- Barn burgled in Lipan September 1, 2014
Sometime between Aug. 7 and Aug. 13, someone broke into a barn on Boswell Court in Lipan. Several items were stolen including a tool box full of hand tools and a stand up air compressor. If you have information on this crime, call 817-573-TIPS, text Tip129 plus your message to 274637 or go online to hoodcountycrimestoppers.com.
- Vendors invited to Pecan’s craft fair September 1, 2014
Calling all area artisans and craftsmen: The Pecan Plantation Volunteer Fire Department & Emergency Medical Services Auxiliary is seeking vendors to rent spaces at its annual Pecan Arts & Crafts Fair. The event is open to the public from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 4, at the Pecan Activities Center (PAC) gymnasium. Artists and crafters interested in participating are urged to sign up by calling Judy Hankins at 830-832-3391.
- Fort Worth woman sent to prison for 15 years August 31, 2014
Martha Missimer, 55, of Fort Worth, was sentenced to 15 years in prison by a Hood County jury on Aug. 21 for possession of methamphetamine, according to District Attorney Rob Christian.
- Open Mic night August 31, 2014
Tuesday night (Sept. 2) is Open Mic night at the Granbury City Council meeting. Citizens have a chance to speak for up to three minutes on the topic of their choice. Council members can only listen. They cannot take action on anything that is not posted on the agenda.
- Granbury man arrested on felony drug count August 31, 2014
Michael Lee Burns, 51, of the 1600 block of Fall Creek Highway in Granbury was arrested on Aug. 23 and charged with felony possession of a controlled substance, Penalty Group 1, less than 1 gram, according to Hood County Jail booking records.
- Take Your Kid to Work Day – Not? August 31, 2014
Tuesday night (Sept. 2), the Granbury City Council will consider approving a new policy regarding employees bringing children into the workplace during their working hours.
- Granbury woman charged with felony drug offense August 31, 2014
Donna Anne Martin, 54, of the 1600 block of Fall Creek Highway in Granbury, was arrested on Aug. 23 for felony possession of a controlled substance Penalty Group 1, less than 1 gram, according to Hood County Jail booking records.
- Football theme at men’s chili luncheon August 31, 2014
Two area coaches will speak at the chili and corn bread lunch presented by the Lakeside Baptist Ministry to Men at noon Sept. 6 in the fellowship hall at Lakeside Baptist Church, 500 Bluebonnet Drive. Make reservations with the church office at 817-573-8094 through noon Wednesday, Sept. 3. The $4 admission fee is payable at the door. The public is invited to join in this event.