GHS Juniors Begin Leadership Program

Several Granbury High School juniors attended a team building retreat on September 11, 2014, at the Riverbend Retreat Center in Glen Rose.  The group is the new class for the Junior Leadership Granbury program. Sponsored by Leadership Granbury, the program is designed to create an awareness of community resources and needs, enhance leadership skills, and help identify future leaders. The retreat included activities such as low-ropes course, zip line, and archery. The students will meet...

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony - Kim's Black Belt Academy of Granbury

A Ribbon Cutting Ceremony was held for Kim's Black Belt Academy of Granbury on September 10th located at 804 West Pearl Street.  Josh Poland, owner, greeted the guests and introduced Grand Master Kim.  Josh offers a variety of Korean Marshal Arts and self-defense, self-control, and anti-bullying techniques.  Contact Josh or any of his friendly staff at 817-579-1200 or visit www.kimsblackbeltacademy.com.

Granbury ISD Stowaways to Hold Dance Clinic on October 24

The Stowaways dance and drill team will be holding a dance clinic on Friday, October 24, 2014.  The clinic is open to girls in kindergarten through eighth grade, and participants will perform prior to a Granbury Pirate football game. The clinic will be held from 4:15-5:45 P.M. at the Crossland Ninth Grade Center gymnasium. Registration is $35 and includes a certificate, t-shirt, and performance if payment is received prior to Friday, October 17. Immediately following the clinic, the...

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony - Stellar Vision

A Ribbon Cutting Ceremony was held for Stellar Vision located at 735 E. Hwy 377 (inside Wal-Mart) on August 29th.  Dr. Rajal Noorali welcomed the guests and introduced her staff. Dr. Noorali recently took over the business from Dr. Hart. She is a General Therapeutic Optometrist and Glaucoma Specialist.  Contact Stellar Vision at 817-964-3455 or visit http://www.facebook.com/stellarvisiongranbury Welcome!

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...