Woman hurt, several animals dead in house fire on NE 4th

Firefighters change air bottles after fiighting a house fire in the 500 block of NE 4th. ┬ęBob Fitch – 2017


Firefighters rescued a woman from a house fire in the 500 block of NE 4th Monday evening that killed many animals including dogs, cats and birds.

Assistant Fire Chief Bill Murphy said the Fire Department received the call just before 7 pm of the house fire with a person possibly trapped inside.

Obituary – Wanda Joyce Roberts


Wanda Joyce Roberts, born November 10, 1932, age 84, of Granbury, Texas died on Thursday, February 16, 2017.
Memorial service: 1:00 p.m. Monday, February 20, 2017, at Wiley Funeral Home Chapel, Granbury.

Man shot, killed during struggle with police officer

A paramedic loads a shooting victim into an ambulance. ┬ęBob Fitch – 2017

A Grand Prairie police officer fatally shot a suspect during a struggle at a home in the 400 block of East Cober Friday evening.

Police said officers were called to the house around 6:30 pm after a caller said a relative was inside a house destroying property.