• Obituary: Gregory Carlton Guinn - 03/03/2015 03:54 PM CST
  • Wednesday, March 4, 2015 Classifieds - 03/03/2015 02:24 PM CST
    (Young County Jail)
    Olney suspect could face murder charges

    03/05/2015 02:28 PM CST
    A suspect is being held on aggravated assault with bodily injury charges and parole revocation in an Olney investigation. Authorities are awaiting autopsy results before possibly increasing the charge to murder. 
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    Temperatures are rising, but many local entities are closed
    03/05/2015 11:06 AM CST - About one inch of snow blanketed Graham Wednesday night forcing Graham Independent School District and North Central Texas College Graham campus to close their doors Thursday and many other offices to delay opening until Thursday afternoon. Read more

    Water line break on Hillcrest and Carolina streets leaves residents without water until at least 11 p.m.
    03/03/2015 10:36 PM CST - Graham Utility Superintendent Randall Dawson and his five-man crew were still working rapidly to repair a busted water pipe on the corner of Hillcrest and Carolina streets by 10 p. Read more

    Graham Regional reduces staff by 15
    03/03/2015 03:51 PM CST - Graham Regional Medical Center recently let go 15 of its employees as part of what hospital officials are calling a reduction in force, or RIF.GRMC CEO Scott Landrum said that the new staff organizational strategy has been in the planning stages for the last six months and comes from benchmarks provided by Quorum Health Resources. Read more

    County considers radio fixes
    03/03/2015 03:48 PM CST - The Young County Commissioners Court last week continued developing strategies to fix the county’s law enforcement and first responder radio issues. Read more

    Armandariz found guilty, trial continues
    03/03/2015 07:06 PM CST - FORT WORTH — Friday afternoon, a Tarrant County jury found Gabriel Armandariz guilty of the April 2011 capital murder of his two young sons, Luke, 6 months, and Gatlin, 2, after deliberating for 47 minutes. Read more

    Intersection gets stop signs
    03/03/2015 03:45 PM CST - The intersection at East and Fourth streets in Graham is likely to become safer, city officials said.Just five days after Graham’s City Council voted to remove the traffic light at the central-Graham intersection, city workers installed two new stop signs for motorists driving north and south on East Street, leaving drivers heading east and west on Fourth Street without stop signs. Read more

    Dumpster days are numbered
    03/03/2015 03:47 PM CST - After about 14 years of discussions, Graham's City Council last week finalized an agreement with Progressive Waste Management that will phase out residential dumpsters for weekly curbside trash collection sometime after Labor Day. Read more

    Lady Blues qualify three powerlifters for state meet
    03/03/2015 03:30 PM CST - The Lady Blues powerlifting team punched three tickets to the state tournament Monday night at the Region 6 Division 2 meet.State qualifiers Claudia Padron, Caitlin Lewis and Syndey Smith helped the Lady Blues finish in a tie for fifth place out of 19 schools. Read more

    Jurors find Armandariz guilty, punishment phase to begin Monday morning
    03/01/2015 09:40 PM CST - FORT WORTH - A Tarrant County jury found Gabriel Armandariz guilty of the capital murder of his two young sons, Luke, 6 months, and Gatlin, 2, Friday afternoon after deliberating for 47 minutes. Read more

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    Harrison Ford undergoes surgery after plane crash

    The “Star Wars” actor broke his arm and pelvis Thursday when he crash-landed his small plane on a golf course near the Santa Monica Airport.