• Race to state

    Lipan Lady Indians celebrate after defeating Garden City, 55-28, in the Class A state tournament Thursday morning in the Alamodome in San Antonio. Next it’s on to the state title game, set for 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, also in the Alamodome. Mary Vinson/Hood County NewsIMG_2245

  • deCordova proposals voted down March 5, 2015

    Homeowners in deCordova Bend Estates voted down all four proposals in an election that would have changed by-laws altering procedure. Currently, a change in by-laws calls for a 67 percent request among voters for change in all categories but one (57 percent in that one). The proposal was requesting a change to allow for alterations with a simple majority vote. The results of all four proposals were released today (Thursday), and each was defeated by more than 200 votes.

  • Monthly Pantry distribution delayed until after 10:30 Friday morning March 5, 2015

    A late delivery is expected tomorrow for the Monthly Community Pantry distribution at Granbury First United Methodist Church. Coordinator Dave Stockbridge said volunteers should arrive at 10, and distribution will begin after 10:30 p.m.

  • Sheriff: 3 to 5 inches of snow, ice in county; roads “bad” March 5, 2015

    Hood County is covered with 3 to 5 inches of snow and ice, and Sheriff Roger Deeds advises drivers to stay home if they can. “Roads are in bad condition,” he said. “Don’t drive unless you have to.” Granbury and Tolar schools are closed today, and county offices open at noon.

  • Sleet, snow hit county; schools closed March 4, 2015

    School officials in Granbury and Tolar called off school for Thursday after sleet and snow blanketed Hood County Wednesday night. Stay off the icy roads unless absolutely necessary.

  • Weather closings March 4, 2015

    Granbury schools
    Tolar schools
    Chamber of commerce
    Cross Town Preschool
    Busy Bees Preschool
    First Baptist Granbury office
    Acton Methodist Preschool and Administrative Offices
    Hood County Senior Center and Meals On Wheels
    First Discoveries Montessori Academy
    Creations Child Care
    The Learning Ladder
    Chamber MemberLink Breakfast
    Granbury Project Graduation Style Show
    First National Bank all locations open noon
    Stellar Vision opens noon
    County offices open noon
    City of Granbury offices open noon
    County library opens noon

  • Granbury schools closed Thursday March 4, 2015

    Granbury schools are closed Thursday.

  • Tolar schools closed Thursday March 4, 2015

    Tolar schools are closed Thursday because of icy roads.

  • Opera House to get permanent donor wall March 4, 2015

    By mid- to late April, a permanent donor wall is expected to be in place at the Opera House, replacing a temporary display. Thus far, $244,000 has been raised by community donations to offset the cost of the more than $3.4 million Opera House renovation. The Opera House reopened to the public a little more than a year ago.

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