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Granbury man charged with murder

By Sarah Hayner Associate Producer The Hood County Sheriff’s Office has released a statement that Granbury resident Edward Pautenis, 59, has been charged with felony first-degree murder and felony third-degree tampering with evidence in...

Mini semesters offered over winter break 0

Mini semesters offered over winter break

Tarleton’s mini semester starts Dec. 18. Mini semesters are a good way to get an extra course completed during the break and can help students graduate on time or even early.


“There’s not a serial rapist on campus…”-Police chief shuts down rumors about rapes on campus

“There were multiple tweets last night, some Snapchat stuff going around, and it’s just not true,” Welch said. “Now, that doesn’t mean it couldn’t have happened; it just means no one has reported it to the university, either through us or through the Title IX office. We’ve double and triple checked, no one has reported it.”


Meet the Erath County Sheriff candidates: Kent Howell

“Being elected sheriff is not about the title, the money nor the status some may think the position carries, but rather for the simple fact that I am fully committed to this community,” Howell said. “I consider the residents of Erath County my family and I want to serve and protect each and every one of them. I have dedicated my life to public service, working as a law enforcement officer in Erath County for almost 13 years, as well as serving on the Erath County Fire Department for 14 years as a volunteer.”