GISD School Board Adopts Revised Student Drug Testing Policy

Granbury ISD school board trustees adopted changes to the student drug testing policy during its regular monthly meeting on August 25, 2014.  The revisions increase the penalties for students with positive test results. All students in grades 7-12 who participate in school-sponsored extracurricular activities must participate in the random testing “to help enforce a drug-free educational environment; deter student use of illegal and performance-enhancing drugs or alcohol; and educate...

Granbury ISD Bond Update - August 19, 2014

Follow Granbury ISD bond projects at www.granburyisd.org/bond for news, important documents, and other information related to these projects which include transforming Granbury High School, enhancing career and technical education and fine arts programs, building a robust technology infrastructure for model classrooms, improving campus safety and security, and many other improvements. 8/19/2014 Update: Huckabee architects made a presentation to the Business Education Success Team (BEST) on...

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony - Veranda Dental

A Ribbon Cutting was held for Veranda Dental on August 21 at 1315 Waters Edge Drive,Suite 113.  Tom K Bonds, DDS graduated from the University of Texas San Antonio in 1981. Immediately after completing dental school, Dr. Bonds moved to Muleshoe, Texas and began practicing as an associate dentist. In 1983, Dr. Bonds opened his first dental office and began practicing under his own name. For the next 30 years, Dr. Bonds took care of the people of Muleshoe and surrounding areas. He and...

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony - Cornerstone Christian Academy

A Ribbon Cutting Ceremony was held for Cornerstone Christian Academy on August 19 at 1905 W. Pearl Street.  The academy has moved to 1905 W. Pearl Street to accommodate their growth in student enrollment that has reached 160 students.  The mission of Cornerstone Christian Academy is to provide a Christ-centered environment in which faith can be integrated with learning to enable students to become spiritually, academically, emotionally, socially, and physically prepared to achieve all...

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony - Strings 4 All Seasons

A Ribbon Cutting Ceremony was held on August 15 for Strings 4 All Seasons. Strings 4 All Seasons is a string quartet specializing in weddings, receptions, parties and many other types of events. Formed in 2002, they perform in Dallas, Fort Worth, Arlington and the surrounding communities encompassing most of North Texas. Whether you desire a string quartet, trio, duet or soloist, we will provide you with beautiful music to add a touch of elegance to your special day. The quartet members are...

Business Team Hears GHS Transformation Plan

A team of local businesspeople and other community leaders, who are continuing to take a big role in shaping Granbury ISD career and technical education programs, heard a presentation on the upcoming transformation of Granbury High School during a meeting at the Lake Granbury Medical Center Senior Circle building on August 19, 2014. The Business Education Success Team (BEST), which is coordinated with the help of the Granbury Chamber of Commerce, helps develop quality instructional...

JROTC Cadets Complete Summer Leadership Academy

 Hayle Carlile and Kiran Lachman, cadets in the Granbury Marine Corps JROTC program, completed the Summer Leadership and Character Development Academy on July 20-26, 2014, in the Washington D.C. area. Cadet Gunnery Sergeant Carlile and Cadet 2nd Lieutenant Lachman were two of only 150 high school students selected from hundreds of applicants from across the country, according to Senior Marine Instructor Lt. Col. Scott Casey. The SLCDA is a week-long program that provides top-performing...

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony - Artéfactz

A ribbon cutting ceremony was held on Augusst 14th for Artéfactz, located at 120 North Houston on the Historic Granbury Square.  Artéfactz is celebrating it's 5th year anniversary AND celebrating the purchase of the adjacent building once owned by Almost Heaven.  Cynthia James, renowned artist and owner of Artéfactz, says that her life has been a "creative adventure."  On hand to help her celebrate were many of the people who...