Posted: Thursday, May 2, 2013 - 17:34
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 2, 2013 Granbury, Texas – The Granbury Chamber of Commerce proudly presents the 39th Annual Old-Fashioned 4th of July Celebration set for Thursday, July 4th – Sunday, July 7th. Over 100 vendors will frame the courthouse lawn showcasing hand crafted/embellished works from Thursday through Saturday. Top-rated food vendors will serve Philly Cheesesteaks, funnel cakes, hotdogs, hamburgers, cotton candy and more. Live entertainment will be featured...
Posted: Friday, April 26, 2013 - 16:36
A Ribbon Cutting Ceremony was held on April 26 to welcome iDeal Floors located at 416 South Morgan Street. Kevin Hames is the owner and has six other stores. He is very active doing community work in Granbury. iDeal Floors offers great prices and a large selection. Contact them at www.idealfloors.com or call 817-500-4332. Welcome!
Posted: Wednesday, April 24, 2013 - 16:08
A Ribbon Cutting to celebrate the Grand Opening of DMAC/Motor Club of America was held on April 24 at 4907 Fall Creek Hwy. Debi and David Tonkavich are the proud owners of the business. Debi has been in the business for over 20 years and moved to Granbury in 2009. DMAC offeres 24-hour Road Assistance and Total Security Memberships that includes prescription, vision and dental discounts, emergency and hospital benefits. Contact Debi at 817-607-8109 or visit...
Posted: Friday, April 19, 2013 - 17:50
The Chamber held the monthly luncheon on April 19 at Pecan Plantation Country Club. The guest speaker was Jeff Brady Author, Speaker and CEO of Brady Media Group. His topic was "Brand Echonomics." Jeff expressed the importance of creating your own "echo" about yourself and your business. Jeff shared some of his experiences in his newscasting career. His message was enjoyed by all who attended. Table sponsors for the event were...
Posted: Friday, April 19, 2013 - 17:27
Granbury ISD held the annual Employee Recognition Banquet on April 18, 2013, to honor top teachers and departmental employees. Each year the Chamber participates in selecting the top two instructors from among all campuses and provided trophies to each. Pictured below are Dr. Largent, GISD Superintendent, Renee Hawthorne recipient of Elementary Tearch of the Year award, William Bird recipient of Secondary Teacher of the Year award and Mike Scott, President/CEO of Granbury...
Posted: Friday, April 19, 2013 - 17:09
Grumps hosted a Business After Hours event on Thursday, April 19. Business men and women enjoyed the event and the opportunity to meet the owner, Collier Albright. Grumps has been in Granbury for 10 years and is looking to expand in other locations. Collier and his staff would like to say thanks to Granbury and Hood County for their loyal support. Grumps is a great place to hold private parties. Contact them at 817-573-5000 or visit grumpstexas.com.
Posted: Friday, April 19, 2013 - 16:29
A Ground Breaking Ceremony was held on April 18 to welcome Dairy Queen of Granbury at their future location on Hwy. 377 and Avalon. Elected officials, Chamber President Mike Scott and Dairy Queen executives and friends joined together to break ground. Over 50 attendees were present to welcome CEO of the Richeson Group, Doris Richeson and President, Pat Dial. DQ is planning to open in late summer. ...
Posted: Friday, April 19, 2013 - 08:47
Donation drive will continue for victims in West The following organizations are taking donations: Granbury Theatre Company, VFW and Leadership Granbury. Details below: Posted: 18 Apr 2013 02:17 PM PDT For an as-yet-undefined period of time, daily donations of needed items will be accepted by VFW Post 7835 for transport to West, site of a deadly fertilizer plant explosion that leveled homes and buildings for blocks. Items will be accepted at the Post’s 3670 W. Highway 377...
Posted: Wednesday, April 17, 2013 - 13:47
Cast your vote for the couple winning the Dancing With The Stars TV show (to be announced live on May 21st ) and be entered in a drawing to win 2 tickets to the Chamber's "Shall We Dance" event on July 6th. Rules: One vote per person; Voting ends on May 15th at midnight. Drawing for the two tickets will be held on May 22nd. Go to the Chamber's Facebook page to vote. Winner will be announced on Facebook on May 22nd.
Posted: Thursday, April 11, 2013 - 14:36
The Chamber's Ambassador Committee consists of approximately 40 members who dedicate their time and expertise supporting the Chamber. Each quarter, we recognize one of the members for outstanding performance. We are proud to announce that Bob Pannell was the 1st Quarter, 2013 winner. Congratulation and thank you, Bob.