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  • GranScary if you dare

    Though parents are advised to show caution with children through the haunted house, the final weekend for Gran-Scary at the Granbury Reunion Grounds will be open to all ages. On Friday (Halloween night), gates will open at 7 p.m. and 6 p.m. on Saturday. Mary Vinson/Hood County News


  • Last day to vote early October 31, 2014

    Friday (Oct. 31) is the final day to vote early for the Tuesday, Nov. 4, General Election. Polls at Annex 1, 1410 W. Pearl Street, opened at 7 a.m. and will remain open until 7 p.m. Elections Administrator Jenise “Crickett” Miller said she has been pleased at how well-prepared Hood County voters have been. Those casting ballots have shown up with identification that is now required by law “and we have just been able to process them right on through,” she stated.

  • Trunk or Treat in Thorp Spring October 31, 2014

    The annual Trunk or Treat at First Baptist Church Thorp Spring, 2815 Lipan Highway is free from 6 – 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 31. Games, prizes, cake walk and lots of candy are planned.

  • Brazos River Acres man charged with felony theft October 31, 2014

    David Lee Cary, 52, of the 2600 block of Setting Sun Trail, Brazos River Acres, was arrested on Oct. 28 and charged with felony theft greater than $1,500/less than $20,000, according to Hood County Jail booking records.

  • Stephenville woman faces felony drug charges October 30, 2014

    Jan Elaine Arnold, 56, of Stephenville, was arrested on Oct. 27 and charged with felony possession of a controlled substance, less than 1 gram, according to Hood County Jail booking records.

  • Car tag office closed Thursday, but open Saturday October 30, 2014

    The Acton and West Pearl Street offices of the Hood County Tax Assessor-Collector are closed Thursday (Oct. 30) for staff training, but the West Pearl Street location will be open from 8 a.m. until noon on Saturday (Nov. 1).

  • Early voting drawing to a close October 30, 2014

    Friday (Oct. 31) is the final day for early voting for Tuesday’s General Election. Polls at Annex 1, 1410 W. Pearl St., will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. today (Thursday, Oct. 30) and Friday. Polls at 15 locations throughout the county will be open from 7 to 7 on Election Day, Nov. 4.

  • Halloween fun Friday and Saturday October 30, 2014

    Many Halloween-related activities are planned this weekend, with the big night for trick-or-treaters on Friday. Most activities are for children and families. A new event, GranScary, is at Reunion Grounds Friday and Saturday. Event organizers reported these Halloween activities to the Hood County News.

  • Trunk R Treat at City Park Friday October 30, 2014

    Fun, games and candy for children and families is planned from 5:30 – 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 31 during the Trunk R Treat at Granbury City Park, 1218 W. Pearl St. The event is sponsored by Acton United Methodist Church.

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