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    Election administrator validates alcohol petition

    07/23/2014 05:00 PM CDT
    Two years after an election to bring alcohol sales to Graham divided the community into two equally enthusiastic camps-- those for and those against­-- another alcohol election will be ordered this November. 
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    Area illiteracy rates below state average
    07/22/2014 03:48 PM CDT - When it comes to adult illiteracy numbers for the state of Texas, Young County falls well below the state average but is somewhere in the middle when compared to seven surrounding counties. Read more

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    American, US Airways tweak fees, mileage rules

    DALLAS (AP) — If you use miles to get a free ticket on American Airlines, you may have to pay to check that suitcase. Full Story
    NATION
    (AP)
    Obama wants limits on US company mergers abroad

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Striking a populist stand ahead of the midterm elections, President Barack Obama is demanding "economic patriotism" from American corporations that seek overseas mergers to avoid U. Full Story
    SPORTS
    (David Flynn)
    Annual volleyball tournament needs volunteers

    Preparations for the 11th annual Lu Allen Memorial volleyball tournament are underway. Graham Savings, United Supermarket and Walmart have already made donations to help the tournament get ready for the influx of athletes in late August. Read more
     
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    Election administrator validates alcohol petition

    07/23/2014 05:00 PM CDT
    Two years after an election to bring alcohol sales to Graham divided the community into two equally enthusiastic camps-- those for and those against­-- another alcohol election will be ordered this November. 
    Read more
    Area illiteracy rates below state average
    07/22/2014 03:48 PM CDT - When it comes to adult illiteracy numbers for the state of Texas, Young County falls well below the state average but is somewhere in the middle when compared to seven surrounding counties. Read more

    City hires new chief accountant
    07/22/2014 03:17 PM CDT - The City of Graham named Sharon Kirkwood chief accountant serving under Financial Director David Maddy. The new position uses a portion of salary previously budgeted to the currently inactive Public Works Administrator role. Read more

    Summer heat banishes buzzards temporarily
    07/22/2014 03:14 PM CDT - West Texas summer heat is doing at least one good thing for Graham: driving away a troublesome vulture infestation. The relief will likely be temporary though, Young County Game Warden Brent Isom said. Read more

    Annual volleyball tournament needs volunteers
    07/22/2014 02:50 PM CDT - Preparations for the 11th annual Lu Allen Memorial volleyball tournament are underway. Graham Savings, United Supermarket and Walmart have already made donations to help the tournament get ready for the influx of athletes in late August. Read more

    Tennis team to rely on youth in fall
    07/23/2014 09:26 AM CDT - The Graham tennis team enters the fall season looking to improve on last year's fourth place district finish that removed them from the area tournament. Read more

    Newcastle seniors shine in all-star game
    07/22/2014 02:48 PM CDT - As Nathan Wilson and Tyler Mays ran onto the field for their final high school game, they noticed a few differences from their home field in Newcastle. Read more

    Rotting food prompts German gas leak scare

    BERLIN (AP) — Emergency officials called to check out a suspected gas leak in Germany found a culprit they didn't expect: a fridge full of rotting food. Full Story
    (Evan Agostini/Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)
    Woody Allen back in spotlight, promoting new film

    Throughout his long career, Woody Allen has been fascinated by magic, a theme he's explored frequently onscreen: playing a magician in "Scoop," sending Owen Wilson on time travel in "Midnight in Paris," or pulling Jeff Daniels out of a movie screen in "The Purple Rose of Cairo. Full Story
    (Patrick Tehan/Staff)
    Bill Murray shows up at ice cream party

    'Lost in Translation’ actor was the guest of honor at an ice cream truck near area he was shooting a movie.