Ambassador of the Quarter - Leslie Hughes

Leslie Hughes was awarded "Ambassador of the Quarter" at the August Chamber luncheon.   The Chamber's Ambassador program is made up of over thirty business men and women who serve as public relations and goodwill representatives for the Chamber. Thanks for your dedication. Congratulations Leslie!

Chamber Joins FOX Sports Southwest and the Rangers Baseball Foundation for Benefit on August 20

FOX Sports Southwest and the Texas Rangers Baseball Foundation have announced auction packages for a special benefit on August 20 during the Houston Astros vs. Texas Rangers telecast to raise funds to support victims of the devastating tornadoes that hit Oklahoma and North Texas in May.  Listed below are packages that you can bid on during the auction on August 20.  Due to space limitations, details of the packages are not provided in this posting. ...

Ribbon Cutting - Willsher and Associates, PLLC

A Ribbon Cutting ceremony was held for Willsher and Associates, PLLC on August 15 to celebrate their Five Year Anniversary.  They are located at 2305 E. Hwy. 377.  Molly Willsher, CPA,  is the owner and specializes in audits, reviews and compiled financials. Contact Molly or any of her seven employees at 817-573-5597.  Congratulations Willsher and Associates!  

Ribbon Cutting - Protect-O-Burn

The Granbury Chamber and our community offer a big welcome to Protect-O-Burn. A Ribbon Cutting ceremony was held on August 8 at their new location, 3507 Plaza East Court in Granbury. Protect-O-Burn offers a revolutionary new firefighting technology. Owner Jaco Du Plessis plans to make a huge difference in the firefighting world with the technology he brings from his previous home in South Africa. Attendees at the event included Senator Brian Birdwell, Representative Jim Keffer, County...

Texas Young Adult Author Returns to Granbury for a One-Day Book Signing

Lakestone Terrace is pleased to welcome children's book author JoAnn Morris Matthews for a reading and book signing of her latest book, Red, White and Who on Monday, August 19 at 11:00am.

Ribbon Cutting - New Pirate Stadium

Granbury High School students cut the ribbon on the new field at Pirate Stadium at the Chamber's Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on August  11 at 11:15 p.m.  Following the ceremony, the first football practice of the season kicked off at 12:01 a.m. On hand for the ceremony was chamber president Mike Scott along with several GISD officials:  school board president Micky Shearon, superintendent Dr. James Largent, GHS principal Jeremy Ross, head football coach Scotty Pugh, and band...

Ribbon Cutting - Holiday Inn Express

The Holiday Inn Express hosted a Ribbon Cutting on August 13 to celebrate their newly renovated facility located at 1515 North Plaza Drive.  Rick Hudson- VP Sales & Marketing, along with Mark Crisci - Co-President and Lourdes De Armas - General Manger welcomes the guests and shared their excitement of the completion of the project.  Holiday Inn Express has 64 guest rooms.  Drop by and see the new decor and meet the staff.  For reservations, call 817-...

GISD New Teacher Orientation

Over 60 new teachers attended the GISD Teacher Orientation workshop on August 12.  The Chamber was pleased to present each new employee with a "goody" bag filled with items donated by local businesses.  We want to thank our businesses for supporting the Chamber and GISD.

GHS Graduates Receive United Coop Scholarships

Two Granbury High School graduates received scholarships from United Cooperative Services during a banquet on August 1, 2013, in Stephenville. The two from GHS, Kayla Smith and Kyler Gee, were among fourteen area students honored.  Smith received a $5,000 scholarship while Gee earned a $2,500 award.  Both graduated in May 2013. Demonstrating its lasting commitment to the communities it serves, United presented $50,000 in scholarship awards, a program created to encourage and assist in...

Set Sail for Healthy Summer Skin with Lake Granbury Medical Center

Join Healthy Woman for their August event ~ Set Sail for Healthy Summer Skin ~ on Tuesday, August 20 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm at the Granbury Convention Center.