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    Fields to take over as Graham's interim city manager

    03/27/2015 03:50 PM CDT
    Larry Fields is back at City Hall, at least for a little while.Thursday morning, Graham’s City Council unanimously approved a three-month contract naming long-time former Graham city administrator Fields as City Manager David Casteel’s temporary replacement effective April 1. 
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    Springer talks issues with Grahamites
    03/28/2015 01:21 PM CDT - Editor's note: This is the first of two reports on various topics Rep. Drew Springer discussed with constituents during a town hall forum on March 21. Read more

    Young County clinic preps for future
    03/27/2015 03:43 PM CDT - Editor’s note: This is the third report of a multi-part series examining strategies undertaken by leaders at Graham Regional Medical Center to stay financially sound amid a rapidly changing rural healthcare landscape. Read more

    The Graham Public Education Foundation is turning classroom wishes into reality
    03/27/2015 03:40 PM CDT - Education isn’t always about just supplying the basics, but it’s also about enrichment programs that inspire students’ learning, and the Graham Public Education Foundation fits into that category. Read more

    Recycling a large part of Spring Clean-Up
    03/27/2015 03:34 PM CDT - Keep Graham Beautiful has been leading the way for recycling in Graham, especially since the resurgence of its semiannual, week-long clean-up campaigns, the Fall Trash Off and the Spring Clean-Up, which this year kicks off April 4 on the Graham Square. Read more

    Chamber luncheon centers on water conservation
    03/27/2015 03:31 PM CDT - Though the Graham Chamber of Commerce this week welcomed 14 new businesses to its ranks, its quarterly luncheon focused mainly on domestic and commercial water conservation. Read more

    Freedom Care Warrior Ranch hosts Operation Gunsmoke 4
    03/26/2015 05:06 PM CDT - On March 21, 2015, The Freedom Care Warrior Ranch about five miles north of Graham on Turtle Hole Road hosted Operation Gunsmoke IV. Event organizers bring veterans to the ranch to receive training before they are flown via helicopter to a 24,000 acre area west of Graham to hunt hogs. Read more

    Accident on Highway 67 takes out guardrail
    03/25/2015 03:43 PM CDT - A two-vehicle accident on Highway 67 this afternoon sidelined one semi trailer and sent an Airgas truck carrying several tanks of flammable oxyacetylene gas through a guardrail and into the embankment on the northbound side of the road. Read more

    Fields in consideration for interim city manager post
    03/24/2015 04:23 PM CDT - Long-time former Graham City Manager Larry Fields confirmed Tuesday afternoon that he is willing to fill in on an interim basis as city manager should City Council request his services. Read more

    County officials inch toward radio solution
    03/24/2015 01:46 PM CDT - Editors note: This is the conclusion of a report on the latest developments regarding the Young County Commissioners Court’s efforts to fix radio signal issues for area first responders and law enforcement officers. Read more

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    Grandma is a centerfold: Rest home bares all for calendar

    AKRON, Ohio (AP) — The stars of a charity calendar are in their 80s and 90s, but that didn't stop the men and women from an assisted living facility in Ohio from showing a little skin. Full Story
    Songwriter injured in California crash; motorcyclist killed

    SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — A singer-songwriter behind the 1969 rock hit "Spirit in the Sky" has been critically injured in a Northern California car accident that killed a motorcyclist. Full Story
    'The Sopranos' Drea De Matteo loses New York home in explosion

    'Modern Family’ actress Sarah Hyland grew up across the street from buildings that burned and collapsed in accident caused by gas and plumbing work.