News Stories

(Photo credit Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

The City of Graham will begin spraying for mosquitoes and needs local residents’ help to try and control the population.

(Photo by Thomas Wallner)

Both the Graham City Council and the Young County Commissioners signed a proclamation declaring May as National Water Safety Awareness month in order to bring more community awareness to the issue.

Photo by Thomas Wallner

A section of Second Street between Elm and Oak streets received a new parking designation early last week, and with it came something nearby business owners say is important to their customers: acc

Sports

Courtesy Photo

The Graham Soccer Association sent all-star teams to compete in Abilene on Saturday in the AU Nation 5v5 Cup two day tournament. The GSA sent 10 teams to Abilene to compete at the tournament.

Adam Groves

The 4A baseball playoffs get started next week and the competition will be intense. The Graham Steers (13-13-1, 3-5) will be the bottom seed in the Bi-district round.

The softball season ended sooner than the Lady Blues had hoped. The season was tough for Graham and the Blues went through some growing pains. 

Obituaries

Alvin Leonard “Red Dog” Creswell, 80, left this world to be with his Lord Thursday, April 21, 2016.  Memorial services will be held Sunday, May 1, 2016, at 2 p.m.

Josefina Rodriguez Perales, 87, passed away Friday, April 22, 2016, in Graham. Funeral services were held Monday, April 25, 2016, at 4 p.m. in Morrison Funeral Home Chapel.

James Savis, 87, passed away Saturday, April 23, 2016, in Graham.  A graveside funeral was held Tuesday, April 26, 2016, at 2 p.m.

The Graham Leader

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620 Oak Street

P.O. Box 600

Graham, Texas 76450
Phone: (940) 549-7800

Fax: (940) 549-4364