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    Crestview Elementary School has a new principal

    07/29/2015 11:42 AM CDT
    Crestview Elementary School has a new leader, former Graham High School Assistant Principal and Olney Elementary Principal Travis Armstrong.  GISD board trustees approved the hire of Armstrong at a special meeting on Monday morning, July 28, at the GISD administration building. 
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    Teens linked to Arkansas capital murder extradited
    07/28/2015 05:16 PM CDT - Young County Detention Center Administrator Maj. Eric Brown confirmed Monday that the three persons of interest in an out-of-state capital murder investigation incarcerated at the Young County Detention Center were extradited to Arkansas Tuesday, July 28. Read more

    Long-time extension agent to retire
    07/28/2015 05:12 PM CDT - After 22 years of solid contribution to the betterment of Young County, assisting heavily in both the creation of key county projects and helping to bring the area out of critical agricultural crisis, Agrilife Extension Agent Brad Morrison is ready to retire. Read more

    Rep. Springer hosts forum
    07/28/2015 05:08 PM CDT - Editor's note: This is part one of a two-part report on Rep. Drew Springer's meeting. Almost two months after the 84th Legislative session closed on June 1, State Rep. Read more

    Oppressive heat is here to stay, hydration is key
    07/28/2015 05:05 PM CDT - Around noon Monday at Graham High School’s Newton Field, attendees of the GHS Steers football camp huddled around three small water tanks using hoses to stay hydrated as temperatures climbed through the mid 90s. Read more

    Local arrest captures capital murder persons of interest
    07/24/2015 05:14 PM CDT - A traffic stop by Graham police officers Thursday resulted in the capture of three persons of interest in an out-of-state capital murder investigation. Read more

    District clerk seeks raises
    07/24/2015 05:05 PM CDT - The District Clerk’s office in Young County became the seventh entity to seek raises within the department. District Clerk Jamie Land, who was elected to the office in November of 2014, addressed the Commissioners Court July 20 with a request for a bump in pay for her chief deputy clerk, from $29,717 to $34,000, her assistant, from $28,674 to $32,00, and her own position, from $38,607 to $42,000. Read more

    Graham ISD undergoes major organizational change
    07/24/2015 05:03 PM CDT - Graham Independent School District is experiencing a changing of the guard — both within the district office and throughout its school, as several high ranking district staff members are either leaving the district or moving within its ranks. Read more

    Area restaurateurs talk about open-carry policies
    07/24/2015 05:02 PM CDT - Unlike Whataburger, several local restaurant owners are biding their time before deciding how they will handle a new law allowing Texans to openly carry handguns into private businesses beginning next year. Read more

    Square's Confederate monument likely safe from vandals, locals say
    07/24/2015 04:59 PM CDT - Fuzzy surveillance footage captured late Sunday or early Monday shows two hooded figures using large stencils to spray paint “THIS IS RACIST” in red block letters on a monument to Confederate soldiers that sits in the Denton County Courthouse Square — the latest of three confederate memorials vandalized across the state. Read more

    Cops: Man impersonated brother to avoid $7K in unpaid tolls

    FORT LEE, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a New Jersey motorist assumed his brother's identity to avoid $7,500 in unpaid tolls after he was stopped for not paying another toll on the George Washington Bridge. Full Story
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    Dwayne Johnson says of Hulk Hogan: 'We've all talked trash'

    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Dwayne Johnson says he was disappointed when he heard about a tape of Hulk Hogan using racial slurs. Full Story