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Thursday, July 12, 2018
Following on the heels of the Chamber of Commerce's 4th of July Celebration being named #3 in the United States by CNN Travel, Granbury hits the top 10 again...this time for its burgers. In an article published by TripAdvisor on July 11th, Grumps Burgers of Granbury comes in at the fourth spot for the Top 10 Burger Restaurants in the U.S. Known for their famous Queso Burger and homemade chips, ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release
Monday, July 02, 2018
The Granbury Chamber is proud to announce that our very own Old Fashioned 4th of July Celebration is featured in CNN Travel's editorial on the top events across the United States. Along with Washington, DC, Philadelphia, and New York, Granbury was listed #3 in the article about stand out events around the country. Each year, this annual event brings thousands of visitors to town for the two- or ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release
Sunday, July 01, 2018
The Granbury Chamber of Commerce proudly presents another top-ranked Fireworks Show over Lake Granbury on Wednesday, July 4th beginning at approximately 9:45pm. This hugely anticipated event is the climax of the 44th Annual Old Fashioned 4th of July Celebration.   Once again, the Chamber will present one of the largest fireworks shows in North Texas with a variety of pyrotechnics. The ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release
Friday, June 29, 2018
The Granbury Chamber of Commerce takes great pleasure in announcing the entertainment line-up for the Independence Day festival beginning July 3rd. The day-and-a-half bash will feature both indoor and outdoor performances for the entire family.   Beginning Tuesday, July 3rd, the exciting Concert in the Park hosted by 95.3 KHITS and Cheerful Heart Gifts & Boutique rocks out at 7:00pm. The free ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
The A.P. Gordon House Art Gallery in Granbury, part of Tarleton State University’s Dora Lee Langdon Cultural and Education Center, will be open until 8 p.m. June 30 in concert with the Last Saturday Gallery Night and Art Walk.                                                                                                                                                Local artist Jeff Cocanour ...read more
Categories: Education, Community, Press Release
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
The 44th Annual Old-Fashioned 4th of July Celebration is just around the corner and preparations are in full swing at the Granbury Chamber of Commerce. One of the great anticipations of the annual event is naming of the grand marshal for the Hometown Parade.   This year, the Board of Directors voted unanimously to name the Kevin Downing Family as the Grand Marshal. Kevin Downing served as ...read more
Categories: Community, Chamber, Press Release
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Students at Tarleton State University will soon be able to earn an affordable bachelor’s degree in engineering technology that awards credit for past vocational training and coursework at a community college or technical school.   Beginning in the fall, Tarleton will offer three new Bachelor of Applied Science degrees in manufacturing engineering technology, mechanical engineering technology ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Education
Thursday, June 14, 2018
A permanently endowed Weatherford College scholarship fund is being established in honor of Richard “Andy” Loller, Jr., the Weatherford firefighter who died June 10 while fighting a wildfire in West Texas. The estate of Mary M. Zielinksi is establishing the fund with a $10,000 gift to the WC Foundation. The Richard “Andy” Loller, Jr. Scholarship will benefit students in WC’s Fire Science ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
Wednesday, June 06, 2018
The City is launching Phase I of the Wastewater Systems Improvement Project to ensure that Granbury’s wastewater system can meet the future wastewater treatment needs of the growing community. Every day, the City of Granbury’s Wastewater Treatment Plant (1800 Waters Edge Dr.) treats more than one million gallons of wastewater from domestic, industrial, and commercial use. As the number of homes ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Monday, June 04, 2018
Lake Granbury Medical Center is pleased to announce that David Orcutt has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer, effective June 25, 2018. Orcutt returns to Lake Granbury Medical Center where he served as the CEO from 2006-2013. “LGMC is an excellent community hospital.  It will be a privilege to again work with and support the medical staff, employees and volunteers at LGMC.  My family ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Monday, June 04, 2018
In order to provide drinking water for the community and meet the future needs of Granbury’s growing population, the City of Granbury is progressing into the second phase of upgrades for the City of Granbury Surface Water Treatment Plant. At the May 15 Granbury City Council meeting, City Council approved the Engineering Services Agreement with Enprotec/Hibbs & Todd, Inc. to proceed with Phase ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Hundreds of hungry patrons attended the 10th annual Taste of Parker County last week to help raise funds for the Weatherford College Foundation while sampling some of the best eats and drinks local restaurants and caterers have to offer. This year’s event was held at Heritage Park, a larger location that will provide the annual fundraiser additional room to grow. “The new location worked out ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
For the third straight summer, Tarleton State University’s W.K. Gordon Center for the Industrial History of Texas is participating in the Blue Star Museum program, offering free admission to active and retired military members and their families.   The program kicks off Saturday, May 26, the first day of the Memorial Day weekend, and runs through Labor Day.   Blue Star Museums is a ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Education
Monday, May 21, 2018
The 14th annual American Astronautical Society (AAS) CanSat Competition returns to Tarleton State University June 8 through 10, with more than 40 college and university teams from around the world vying for top honors. Teams from the U.S., Canada, Mexico, India, Iran, Turkey, Poland and the United Kingdom will compete to launch a space probe into the sky. Each probe will carry a large hen’s ...read more
Categories: Education, Community, Press Release
Monday, May 21, 2018
The Granbury Chamber of Commerce hosted the May luncheon with guest speaker Todd Gibson of the Granbury High School CTE program. Mr. Gibson brought with him members of the F1 in Schools program representing students from the STEM challenge program. This program is the only global multi-disciplinary challenge in which teams of students aged 9 to 19 deploy CAD/CAM software to collaborate, design, ...read more
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