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    Taxing district opposition PAC confident

    04/15/2014 06:11 PM CDT
    The Young County Citizens for Responsible Taxation board members were confident during their third official board meeting Thursday evening. Board member Alan Hanna said during the meeting that he believed the PAC would acquire the desired 1,250 petition signatures, or 15 percent of the registered voters in the district as mandated by the chapter 286 of the Texas Health and Safety Code, needed to instigate a recall election of the GRMC taxing district. 
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    County considers new election equipment
    04/15/2014 01:04 PM CDT - Young County Elections Administrator Lauren Sullivan has been shaking things up since being hired in 2013, and is so far showing no sign of slowing down. Read more

    Graham water aids Throckmorton
    04/15/2014 01:04 PM CDT - The City of Throckmorton is grateful to the Graham City Council since its decision last Thursday extending an emergency water supply contract between the two for another year. Read more

    County continues refinance trend for big savings
    04/15/2014 01:01 PM CDT - Refinancing of Young County loan interest rates has carried with it big savings in the past for taxpayers, and a new deal brokered between Specialized Public Finance Inc. Read more

    Area responders open up about job
    04/15/2014 01:01 PM CDT - Editor’s note: The following story comprises the first half of the first part of a series on emergency responders in Young County. On Tuesday at 7 a. Read more

    Local A&M Admissions Program helps Thayer's dream come true
    04/11/2014 03:24 PM CDT - Kirstin Thayer's dream of being accepted into Texas A&M University has finally come true.  Texas A&M usually only accepts students in the top 10 percent of their class, meaning out of 8,000 annual applicants, only 1,500 are accepted. Read more

    City to pursue water plans
    04/11/2014 02:58 PM CDT - Like many cities in Texas, Graham is running out of water. On Thursday morning the Graham City Council allocated $15,000-$25,000 in pursuit of different contingency plans to support Graham if the water supply continues to diminish at its current rate. Read more

    Committee formed to reduce crime
    04/11/2014 02:51 PM CDT - Crime reduction efforts in Graham took a big step forward Thursday morning as the city council appointed four members to a committee devoted to the issue. Read more

    Rabies cases reported in Graham
    04/11/2014 02:51 PM CDT - The City of Graham Animal Control Officer, Kim Shawver, has confirmed two cases of rabies in skunks in the City of Graham. The cases were confirmed by sending the skunks to the state health office for testing. Read more

    Turning Point considers expanding to Breckenridge
    04/08/2014 05:38 PM CDT - Turning Point North Texas Council of Substance Abuse provides counseling, referrals and treatment options to individuals and their families who experience problems related to alcohol, drugs, anger and domestic violence. Read more

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    The beauty of "Fargo" is watching its plainspoken inhabitants from above, knowing full well who is responsible for what, and giggling as the worst of them dig themselves deeper and deeper into a hole. Full Story