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Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Dr. Chris Shao has been appointed dean of Tarleton State University’s College of Business Administration, effective June 1. Currently associate dean for the college, he succeeds Dr. Steve Steed, who’s retiring.   “Dr. Shao has a deep commitment and understanding for where we’re headed,” said Dr. Karen Murray, Tarleton provost and executive vice president for academic affairs. “He’ll continue more
Categories: Education, Press Release
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
The following presidential proclamation on the death of Barbara Bush was issued today, April 18, 2018: On this solemn day, we mourn the loss of Barbara Bush, an outstanding and memorable woman of character. As a wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, military spouse, and former First Lady, Mrs. Bush was an advocate of the American family. Mrs. Bush lived a life that reminds us always to more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community
Thursday, April 12, 2018
The Weatherford College Board of Trustees voted Thursday to name Dr. Tod Allen Farmer as the lone finalist for college president. After a mandated 21-day waiting period, the board is scheduled to vote to formally hire Farmer on Friday, May 4. Farmer currently serves as chief of staff to Tarleton State University President Dr. Dominic Dottavio. He manages the operations of the Office of the more
Categories: Education, Press Release
Saturday, March 17, 2018
The Granbury Chamber of Commerce announces the 2018 4th of July Celebration and its jam packed with excitement. This year’s extravaganza will feature a day and a half of live concerts, fireworks, hometown parade, bucking bulls, and so much more. As July 4th lands on Wednesday this year, the festival will be the highlight of the week.   Beginning Tuesday evening, July 3rd, the D&D Rockin’ Rods more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release
Thursday, March 08, 2018
Hood County Senior Center announced today that it will be participating in the 16th annual March for Meals – a month-long, community-by-community celebration of Meal on Wheels and the vulnerable seniors who rely on the vital service to remain independent at home. The Senior Center’s celebration will include various activities throughout the month of March, including Step UP for Seniors, a 3K Fun more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Wednesday, March 07, 2018
The Granbury Chamber of Commerce celebrated its annual Best of Business Awards Banquet on Friday, March 2, at the Granbury Resort Conference Center.  The theme this year – “The Silver Screen” – paid tribute to the 1940s Hollywood scene, with tons of glitz and glamour around every corner. The tables were draped in black with sequined table runners while the centerpieces were adorned with lavish more
Categories: General News Article, Chamber, Press Release
Wednesday, March 07, 2018
The Hood County Clean Air Coalition release information today concerning a New Technology Implementation Grant (NTIG) program that is now accepting applications for energy storage projects. The projects may include electricity storage produced from wind and solar generation that provides efficient means of making the stored energy available during periods of peak energy use. The applicant must more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Economic
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Tarleton State University earned a listing in the Safest College Campuses in America, according to a survey released by the National Council for Home Safety and Security.   “The men and women of Tarleton’s University Police Department are humbled by this distinction,” said Chief Matt Welch. “It is a collective effort of Tarleton PD, surrounding law enforcement agencies and the Tarleton more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release

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