• Election equipment passes test - 09/19/2014 03:03 PM CDT
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  • Patricia Ann Whitaker - 09/19/2014 12:46 PM CDT
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    Bond supervisor approved

    09/19/2014 03:25 PM CDT
    Several entities within the 90th district have joined forces to fund a new position that will monitor subjects charged with a crime while they are out on bond awaiting trial. 
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    Graham crime rates have dropped despite short staff
    09/19/2014 03:19 PM CDT - Despite losing five officers to turnover but still responding to about the same amount of 911 calls, the Graham Police Department has seen a notable drop in crime. Read more

    Graham seeks partner for water well field
    09/19/2014 03:15 PM CDT - As the volumes of Lakes Graham and Eddleman slowly diminish, the City of Graham is seeking a private sector partner to supplement the 56-year-old reservoir that supplies Graham, Throckmorton, Bryson and Newcastle with water. Read more

    Therapy hard to come by in rural Texas
    09/19/2014 03:09 PM CDT - ACE Therapy sits in an unassuming little corner of Graham, in a mini-mall kind of structure on Oak Street sandwiched between Fourth and Fifth Streets.  It occupies a minimal amount of square footage -- what feels like fewer than 1,000 square feet -- but the amount of clients treated there tells a different story. Read more

    Anti-alcohol group campaigning
    09/19/2014 02:57 PM CDT - Grahamites driving down First, Cherry, Carolina and many other city streets in the past week may have noticed signs saying “Vote Against Beer Barns. Read more

    Tennis improves in loss to Brownwood
    09/19/2014 02:59 PM CDT - As Amber Langworthy and Dallas Elmore played their first set in the mixed doubles match, something didn't feel right. Langworthy couldn't pinpoint the problem. Read more

    Volleyball falls to Burkburnett
    09/17/2014 10:54 AM CDT - Coach Marci Faulk has gotten used to the Graham volleyball team losing the opening set.In 29 games, the Lady Blues have won the first set less than six times. Read more

    Local qualifies for national rodeo
    09/16/2014 03:19 PM CDT - “Taking the bull by the horns” isn’t just a figure of speech for Jay Waskom, 49. It’s a literal bullet point on his resume, and he has the scars and bruises to prove it. Read more

    City expedites strategies for alternate water source
    09/16/2014 01:49 PM CDT - The City of Graham is at a tipping point in its search to secure an alternate source of water to replace a quickly diminishing Lake Graham. “If we don’t get started, it will be too late to make a difference potentially,” said Mayor Jack Graham. Read more

    Sheriff's Office discusses prescriptions
    09/16/2014 01:31 PM CDT - Editor’s Note: This is the second half of a report on illegal prescription drug use in Graham and Young County. While one drug commonly associated with the declination of rural areas remains methamphetamine, officers in Graham and Young County have been seeing prescription drugs thrown into the mix more and more, especially in the last three years. Read more

    (Koji Sasahara/AP)
    The Kuro taste: Peppery tang and hint of squid ink

    TOKYO (AP) — The first Kuro, or black, burger had a black bun and sauce. Last year's edition, the Kuro Ninja, added a slice of (non-black) bacon to the signature black components. Full Story
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    Keyshia Cole arrested on suspicion of battery

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police say Grammy-nominated R&B singer Keyshia Cole has been arrested on suspicion of battery after an altercation early Friday morning in Los Angeles. Full Story