Granbury ISD Schools Spring Break Schedule

Granbury ISD schools will be closed next week for Spring Break...March 10-14.  Classes will resume on Monday, March 17.  If you would like more information concerning the GISD's schedule, please visit their website at www.granburyisd.org.

Chamber of Commerce Office Site for Donations to Fossil Rim Wildlife

"Fossil Rim is an incredible facility like none other in the country. They are a cornerstone attraction for tourists in Granbury and the surrounding area.  The Granbury Chamber strongly encourages our member businesses and the community to support Fossil Rim in this time of severe need," said Mike Scott, President/CEO. Per an announcement by Fossil Rim Wildlife:  "Due to a late night fire on Monday, February 17, 2014, the Nature Store (gift shop)...

Boynton Departing GISD Business Office

Sharay Boynton, executive director of finance for Granbury ISD, has announced her departure effective at the end of the 2013-14 school year. “I appreciate the friendships that I have established and opportunities that I have had over the past 22 years serving Granbury ISD students, staff, and community,” Boynton said.  “I am proud of the part that I have played in the financial well-being of the district.  I look forward to what the future holds for both GISD and...

JROTC Rifle Team Competes At Nationals

The Granbury Marine Corps JROTC precision team competed in its first-ever national competition during the JROTC Service Championships on February 14-16, 2014, in Anniston, Alabama. The team is composed of Granbury High School students Rebecca Anderson, Hunter Dowell, Stephen Schofield, and Tyler Morrissette. During the two-day competition, the team shot at total of 4501 points coming in 4th place, barely missing a bronze medal by 18 points. Individually, Hunter Dowell and Rebecca Anderson...

The Chamber Announces the 2014 July 4th Celebration Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsorship opportunities are now available for the 2014 July 4th Celebration.  Promote your business and be a part of Granbury’s signature event that has been honored by Texas Highways magazine as one of the best festivals in Texas and by yellowpages.com as one of the top 10 fireworks shows in the Southwest. The Chamber’s annual celebration brings 50,000 people to Granbury to celebrate our nation’s independence.  Visit our website at http://www.granburychamber....

And The Winners Are...

The Chamber of Commerce held their Annual Best of Business (B.O.B.) Awards Banquet on Friday, February 14, at the Granbury Resort Conference Center.  The theme this year ~ An Evening In Casablanca ~ was emphasized with music from the era, excerpts from the movie displayed around the facade, and decorations befitting Rick's Americain Cafe.  Live and Silent Auctions brought prizes that ranged from the whimsical to the extravagant.  The highlight of the evening was the...

Auction Sneek Peak - BOB Awards Banquet 2014

The "Best Ever" auction is planned for our BOB Awards Banquet this Friday, February 14th. Here's your chance to get a sneak peek and put in your absentee bids.  Come by the Granbury Resort Conference Center this Thursday, February 13th, between 2:00pm and 6:00pm and take a look...you can leave a bid on any of the items and we will contact you if you win! For more information, call Julia Pannell at 817-308-7427.

Granbury ISD School Board Holds Monthly Meeting

 The Granbury ISD Board of Trustees met for its regular monthly meeting on February 10, 2014. The board reviewed budget assumptions and a general calendar for development of the 2014-15 budget. In personnel matters, the board extended contracts for district and campus administrators.  Board members received notification of the retirement of one employees and the resignation of four employees.  In addition, Melanie Clifton was appointed as a new second grade teacher at Nettie...

School Counselors Recognized During National Week

“School Counseling: Building Magical Futures” is the theme of the National School Counselors’ Week, which is being celebrated February 2-7, 2014. The American School Counselor Association (ASCA), which is affiliated with the Texas School Counselor Association (TSCA) and Texas Counselor Association (TCA), sets aside the first week in February to offer information on how school counselors can help all students and families with academic support, social development, and career...