In Granbury, New Offerings Energize a Classic Lakeside Retreat

July 28, 2022 | By June Naylor

Small-Town Dispatches: Granbury Boutiques Recoup Lost Sales Via Online Shopping Events

April 23, 2020 | By June Naylor

Just southwest of Dallas/Fort Worth, Granbury—a lakeside town typically bustling with shoppers crowding its charming downtown—finds its streets quiet at the moment. But residents are finding ways to continue the convivial nature of the small community at home.

My Hometown: ‘Unofficial Ambassador’ Faye Landham Dishes on Granbury’s Charms

December 19, 2018 | By Cynthia J. Drake

During karaoke night at D’Vine Wine on the Granbury Square, Faye Landham works the crowd. Amid off-key singing and wine-fueled laughter, Landham, a regular at this lively gathering, greets friends and strangers alike with the latest town news and happenings. It quickly becomes clear why Landham is known around Granbury as an “unofficial ambassador.”

The Inn at Lake Granbury Offers a Tranquil Waterfront Getaway

July 23, 2018 | By June Naylor

When Jim Leitch and his wife, Cathy Casey, opened the Inn on Lake Granbury in 2005, they couldn’t predict their new business would dovetail with the fresh energy now infusing Granbury.

Discover Granbury’s haunted history in a courthouse square tour

September 19, 2017 | By Cynthia J. Drake

Granbury is the kind of place where everyone knows everyone’s business—and if the locals don’t know you yet, they’ll find out soon enough.

Walk the Wine

March 20, 2014 | By

Last April I set out to experience the Granbury Wine Walk, an annual wine and food celebration that not only showcases more than a dozen Texas wineries but also highlights one of the most interesting little towns in Texas.

Texas Top 40 No. 25, Granbury

March 4, 2014 | By

Far enough from DFW to feel like small-town Texas but close enough to draw on the Metroplex’s economic vitality, Granbury offers a slate of enticing options for tourists.

Granbury Gumption

February 24, 2014 | By Anthony Head

On a stormy night last May, a tornado packing winds of up to 200 mph cut through the North Texas city of Granbury, destroying dozens of homes and killing six people.

Texas Top 40 Travel Destinations

December 3, 2013 | By


Last fall, we asked Texas Highways readers to share their favorite places in the state for our Texas Top-40 Travel Destinations.

Historic Moment in Granbury

July 21, 2009 | By Charles Lohrmann

Granbury’s location, less than an hour’s drive southwest of Fort Worth on US 377, makes the town an easy weekend destination for Metroplex denizens.

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