Kids at Crestview Elementary swing on 16 sets of swings recently added to the playground. The project was funded by the school’s PTO.
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Kids at Crestview Elementary swing on 16 sets of swings recently added to the playground. The project was funded by the school’s PTO.

Crestview Elementary PTO recently funded a project to add 16 swings to the campus playground, and according to PTO President Dana Jay and school principal Travis Armstrong, they have bigger plans t

In Tuesday's primary runoff election, Travis Babcock beat out Billy Jay Hutchens for the Republican Party nomination for Young County Sheriff.

The Primary Election run-off is today, Tuesday, May 24. 

Sports

Photo By Kyle Borne

Everything is bigger and better in Texas, they say, and the Texas Rangers are next on the list of North Texas sports teams asking for a bigger and better stadium. 

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The sport of cliff diving is made for adrenaline junkies and the most daring of athletes. Red Bull’s Cliff Diving World Series is a testament to athleticism.

Graham’s 7on7 football team qualified for the Texas State 7on7 Tournament with wins in Commerce last Saturday.

Obituaries

A funeral service for Eunice Setliff, age 85, of Jacksonville is scheduled for 2 p.m. Thursday, May 12, 2016, at Autry Funeral Home Chapel in Jacksonville with Chase Palmer and Rev.

Jolene Rowley Jones, 90, passed away peacefully on May 9, 2016, in Dallas, Texas. A celebration of her life will be held in the chapel of Morrison Funeral Home in Graham at 11 a.m.

Lillian Shirley Birdwell Warner, 70, passed away Monday, May 9, 2016, in Wichita Falls. Funeral services will be held Thursday, May 12, 2016, at 10 a.m. in Morrison Funeral Home Chapel.

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