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Monday, July 23, 2018
Beginning this fall, an online Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree program will prepare registered nurses for professional growth opportunities.   Designed for RNs with a bachelor’s degree in nursing, the MSN provides a high-quality, affordable education and rigorous training in a convenient online format that can be completed in as little as 24 months. A top-tier, forward-thinking ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release
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
Monday, June 25, 2018
The Granbury ISD Board of Trustees approved implementation of a School Marshal Program as well as additional school resource officers at its regular monthly meeting on June 18, 2018.   The action by the school board followed discussions over the past few months on a variety of measures to strengthen campus safety and security.   Regarding the marshal program, Texas state law allows public ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Education
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
Thursday, June 14, 2018
The Weatherford College Board of Trustees authorized college administrators to enter into a contract for a new enterprise resource planning (ERP) system with Ellucian, a higher education technology solution company, during their meeting Thursday afternoon. An ERP system is an integrated suite of applications that manages the college’s core business processes including admissions, financial aid, ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Education

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