Photo courtesy of Ric Hayward
Photo by Thomas Wallner
Photo by Thomas Wallner

News Stories

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

Mother’s Day 2016 came to a stormy end when thunderstorms with high winds and rain moved through this area Sunday evening.

The incumbents came out on top in the city and hospital election today, May 7.


Courtesy Photo

For the first time in at least 50 years, Graham High School tennis sent individuals to the UIL State Tournament.

Photo By Kyle Borne

The baseball season ended last Saturday in the area round of the playoffs for the Graham Steers. The Steers were a young team that developed and grew exponentially as the season progressed.

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The adult men’s and women’s adult soccer finals were held at the GSA soccer fields on Saturday and Sunday.


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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