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Thursday, November 10, 2016
The Granbury Chamber of Commerce held the final Women In Business Luncheon for 2016 on November 8th. This was a special edition of our bi-monthly event that featured a holiday fashion show. Featured local boutiques included: Bella Rosa, Caylor Creek, Jean's Crossing, Red on the Square, Stephen's of Granbury, and Stuff 'N Nonsense. Each of the boutiques proffered beautiful ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release
Monday, November 07, 2016
A ribbon cutting ceremony was held on November 3rd for one of our newest members of the Granbury Chamber...Implants and Oral Surgery of Granbury, located at 709 Paluxy Road next door to Key Personnel. Implants and Oral Surgery is a practice of full-scope ranging from corrective jaw surgery to wisdom tooth removal. They treat facial injuries and perform a full range of dental implants and bone ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release
Tuesday, November 01, 2016
The College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences and Tarleton’s Collegiate FFA Chapter is set to welcome approximately 1,600 high school FFA members on Thursday November 3rd , as part of the annual Tarleton State University Invitational Leadership Career Development Event (LCDE). Organizers expect this year’s LCDE to be among the largest in the university’s history, said ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Tarleton State University’s Texas Social Media Research Institute (TSMRI) presents local and state social media awards—based on Klout Scores and number of followers—at its sixth annual conference on Friday, Nov. 4, in Fort Worth. This year’s conference takes place from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Tarleton-Fort Worth, 6777 Camp Bowie Blvd., and includes more than 150 ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Tarleton State University freshman Henry Shannon has been selected to receive the 2016 Granbury Wine Walk Fine Arts Scholarship. The $1,000 scholarship is given annually to a Tarleton student from Hood County majoring in the fine arts. Shannon is a trumpet major from Granbury. “I am extremely honored and grateful to receive this year’s Granbury Wine Walk scholarship,” Shannon ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Education
Monday, October 24, 2016
Eight-one Granbury High School students were inducted into the National Honor Society at a ceremony held on October 23, 2016, in the GHS Bagby-McMahan Performing Arts Center. Selection was based on the four criteria of the organization: scholarship, leadership, service, and character. Students must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.75 as well as the recommendation of the faculty. ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release
Monday, October 24, 2016
The Chamber presented our monthly Luncheon on October 21st at the Pecan Plantation Country Club. This month's guest speaker was Dr. James Largent, superintendent of the Granbury Independent School District. Dr. Largent presented an update of the renovations at the Granbury High School to a full house. The renovations include additions to the CTE, arts, agriculture, culinary, auto shop, and ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Chamber
Friday, October 21, 2016
A ribbon cutting ceremony was held on October 20th for the newly renovated location of Elevate Realty Group in Granbury. Located at 103 Corporate Drive just off Highway 377, the new office provides a prime location to reach those looking for a new home or just moving to the area. Whether you're looking for a vacation home, working horse ranch, historic mansion, modern condo, or undeveloped ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Chamber
Friday, October 21, 2016
Hundreds turned out at Granbury High School on October 13, 2016, for the annual Granbury FFA barbecue dinner and auction. The organization raised several thousand dollars to support program activities. A smoker was the grand door prize, with numerous other auction items and prizes available. Brookshire’s provided the barbecue for the twenty-first year in a row. FFA is a dynamic student-led ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Education
Thursday, October 20, 2016
Tarleton State University’s Rodeo Hall of Fame celebrates the induction of five new members during the sixth annual steak dinner and auction Saturday, Nov. 12, at the City Hall venue at City Limits. Inductees are Richard “Tooter” Waites, Ronnie Ray, Levi Garcia, Kurt Kiehne and Debbie Garison. The annual steak dinner and auction, which benefits the Tarleton Rodeo Program’s ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Education
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Pianist Allison Brewster Franzetti performs a solo guest recital at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 21, in the Clyde H. Wells Fine Arts Center Theatre at Tarleton State University. The public recital, part of the 13 th annual Tarleton Piano Festival, includes the music of living American composers and piano repertoire by Brewster Franzetti’s husband, Carlos Franzetti—a two-time Grammy Award ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
The Granbury ISD Board of Trustees adopted the District Improvement Plan at its regular monthly meeting on October 17, 2016. The instructional plan, which is reviewed and adopted annually, centers on the G2020 strategic goals, serving as guides to district and campus staff for the improvement of student performance, to attain specific instructional goals, and to meet state academic standards. The ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
A ribbon cutting ceremony was held on October 17th for the newly deployed Rapid Response Truck of the Salvation Army Women's Service League of Hood County. This state-of-the-art response vehicle will be used to work disasters in this part of Texas and surrounding areas. The truck can provide hot and cold meals to those suffering from natural and man-made disasters. The Salvation Army ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release
Monday, October 17, 2016
Granbury High School choir students will hold a “Moonlight Serenade” dinner theater on the evening of Saturday, October 22, 2016. A dinner of barbecue sandwiches and the fixings will be served beginning at 5:30 P.M. in the GHS cafeteria. The concert follows at 7:30 P.M. in the GHS Bagby-McMahan Performing Arts Center. The performance will include musical medleys from The Addams ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release
Friday, October 14, 2016
In their bimonthly meeting Thursday, the Weatherford College Board of Trustees approved a recommendation to name the historic bell and arch plaza located on campus the Roy and Jeanne Grogan Historic Plaza. The Grogans have donated more than $120,000 to the college and the WC Foundation over the years, including a large gift establishing the Roy and Jeanne Grogan Scholarship Endowment. Mr. Grogan ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release
Friday, October 14, 2016
A ribbon cutting ceremony was held on October 13th for a unique new business on Highway 377...Tiki Shack Daiquiriz & Tacos. Situated along the 377 Corridor near the edge of town, Tiki Shack is located at 4518 East Highway 377 between Granbury InterBank and Elliott's Electrical Supply. Bethany Carter and Pamela Massey joined together to bring a one-of-a-kind experience to Granbury. Tiki ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Chamber
Thursday, October 13, 2016
The Weatherford College Financial Aid Department is hosting two financial aid information sessions on Tuesday, Oct. 25, beginning at 2:30 p.m. and at 6 p.m. in room 201 of the Boyd Technology Building. “The applications for financial aid have opened sooner than ever. The federal government has decided to use the income from 2015 for the upcoming 2017-2018 academic year,” said Donnie ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
A ribbon cutting ceremony was held on October 11th for one of the newest restaurants in the Granbury area...Mesquite Pit. Located at 919 East Pearl Street, directly across from the Sgt. Lance McLean Highway (Loop 567), Mesquite Pit sits a sprawling acreage overlooking Lake Granbury. The Mesquite Pit in Granbury is the third of its kind for the Jacob Maynard and his family. It opened for business ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release
Monday, October 10, 2016
Tarleton State University’s 2016 Homecoming, “Texan State of Mind,” is scheduled Sunday, Oct. 16 through Saturday, Oct. 22. A Purple Out Picnic, yell contest, parade, tailgating event and a football game are among the festivities planned as Tarleton gears up for this year’s homecoming celebration to welcome alumni and families back to campus. Homecoming 2016 kicks off Oct. ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release

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