- ‘Tis the season
Christmas lights are shining bright at Shanley Park. Enjoy the beautiful lighted display every evening through the New Year. Mary Vinson/Hood County News
- County offices closed Friday
Hood County government offices will be closed Friday because of icy roads.
- Lipan school closed Friday
Lipan school will be closed Friday.
- Sleet falling; temperatures drop
Sleet has been falling Thursday evening while temperatures drop into the 20s, making Friday morning’s commute a potentially dangerous situation. One driver was fortunate to be behind a sand truck on FM 51 on his way home to Weatherford late Thursday. Do you have a weather report, road condition, cancelation or delay? Email firstname.lastname@example.org
- Tolar starts at 10 a.m. Friday
Tolar plans to start classes at 10 a.m. Friday because of icy weather.
- Food pantry canceled Friday
The monthly Community Food Pantry scheduled for Friday morning at First United Methodist Church has been canceled because of icy weather. Food recipients and volunteers are encouraged to stay off the roads.
- Hood County man facing felony DWI case
Roy Gene Dawson, 65, of the 4600 block of Rendezvous Court in the Holiday Estates subdivision, was arrested Nov. 27 on White Road by a DPS trooper and charged with a felony count of driving while intoxicated, third or more, according to Hood County Jail booking records.
- Lipan classes start at 10 a.m. Friday
Lipan classes will start at 10 a.m. Friday because of predicted icy roads. Buses will run two hours later than normal.
- GISD classes open two hours late Friday
Granbury schools will open two hours late Friday because of expected icy weather. This means that elementary schools will begin at 9:45 a.m., and secondary schools (students in grades 6-12) will begin at 10:30 a.m. Buses will run two hours later than the normal schedule. Morning pre-kindergarten is cancelled, and the morning Extended School Day program is cancelled.