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Walters works to make man’s best friend better

Bill Walters had a very surprising career “ah-ha” moment at age 19, shortly after taking a job at the Southwest Dog Academy in Houston in 1970.

Top volunteers named with DCBE/Acton VFD

Firefighters from DCBE/ Acton honored top performers last month during a Christmas celebration at the DeCordova Bend Estates Country Club.

Among those recognized were:

Mitchell comes out on top


Everything considered, I say let it snow!

What is it about snow that brings out the inner “child” in people? As all of us locals know, this past week we had a “blizzard” by Hood County standards.

Do you speak realtor?

I recently used the term HELOC while visiting with a client and he replied, “I don’t speak REALTOR, please explain in English.”

Successful fundraising year benefits emergency volunteers

The Pecan Plantation Volunteer Fire Department/Emergency Medical Service Auxiliary has exciting news to share.

A flash fire burned a 30-yearold woman when gasoline was accidentally tossed on a campfire, according to the fire marshal.

Elevate Realty moves to larger space due to growth

Elevate Realty Group has recently moved to a new location at 5353 Acton Highway due to the continuous growth in the company.




Lipan boys throttle short-handed Tolar, 82-52

LIPAN - With Tolar’s top scorer out, the Lipan Indians took advantage and sacked the Rattlers 82-52 Tuesday night in what was billed as a district showdown between state-ranked boys basketball team

Lipan Lady Indians upend Tolar, 67-23; lead district at 6-0

LIPAN - The district-leading and state-ranked Lipan Lady Indians overwhelmed the Tolar Lady Rattlers 67-23 Tuesday night.

White bass (sandbass) spawning season is coming soon

It will soon be time for the spawning run that draws anglers out in numbers typically between February and April.

The Granbury Lady Pirates rebounded from two straight district losses to overtake the Brewer Lady Bears 51-40 Tuesday night in Granbury.

LIPAN - The game was delayed 30 minutes, but there was nothing slow to Lipan’s start against De Leon in a rare Thursday night makeup game.


Bill Roberts is pictured after catching the biggest bass in Gran bury Bass Club’s December tournament at Lake Belton.The other results from that tournament included overall winner Donnie Meyer (

Determined Poolville slips past Tolar boys, 48-45

The state-ranked Tolar boys basketball determined Poolville team 48-45 Friday night in Tolar.

Tolar, 23rd in Class 2A, slipped to 8-5 on the season and 2-1 in district.

Granbury Chamber picks new leader

Aledo pulls away from Lady Pirates, 41-30



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