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    Graham News Inc. restructuring comes with mergers, layoffs

    07/02/2015 03:19 PM CDT
    Graham Newspapers Inc., a company that operates The Graham Leader and nine other products throughout north central Texas, announced this week a wholesale restructuring of its division resulting in several layoffs and product mergers. 
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    Wednesday fire may have been caused by fireworks
    07/02/2015 03:16 PM CDT - An fire in an alley near the intersection of Cliff Drive and Highway 380 West ended with little to no damage Wednesday evening, but firefighters said the blaze was dangerously close to destroying three businesses on the north side of the alley. Read more

    TEXAS
    Texas Democrats scrapping 'Two-Step' presidential primary

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas' Democratic presidential primary is set to shift to allocating delegates based solely on voting results, after national party leaders rejected the state's traditional "Two-Step" method. Full Story
    NATION
    Coast Guard suspends Alaska search for overboard crew member

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Coast Guard has suspended a search for a cruise ship crew member who was reported overboard off Alaska. Full Story
    SPORTS
    (David Flynn)
    Holding the line

    Steers middle linebacker Bohner Cottongame is a driving force behind his team. The folks at Dave Campbell's Texas Football Magazine have taken notice.
    If Dave Campbell’s 2015 Texas Football magazine was a high school yearbook for players throughout the entire state of Texas, then Graham’s own Bohner Cottongame would seem like a pretty popular dude. Read more
     
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    Graham News Inc. restructuring comes with mergers, layoffs

    07/02/2015 03:19 PM CDT
    Graham Newspapers Inc., a company that operates The Graham Leader and nine other products throughout north central Texas, announced this week a wholesale restructuring of its division resulting in several layoffs and product mergers. 
    Read more
    Wednesday fire may have been caused by fireworks
    07/02/2015 03:16 PM CDT - An fire in an alley near the intersection of Cliff Drive and Highway 380 West ended with little to no damage Wednesday evening, but firefighters said the blaze was dangerously close to destroying three businesses on the north side of the alley. Read more

    Holding the line
    07/02/2015 03:13 PM CDT - If Dave Campbell’s 2015 Texas Football magazine was a high school yearbook for players throughout the entire state of Texas, then Graham’s own Bohner Cottongame would seem like a pretty popular dude. Read more

    Fireworks plague vets with PTSD
    07/02/2015 03:12 PM CDT - If local Veterans of Foreign Wars post 8567 Commander Mike Downey has settled in for the evening and an unexpected fireworks explosion goes off near his home, that’s the last bit of sleep the former Vietnam War medic and U. Read more

    New city manager at work
    07/02/2015 03:10 PM CDT - Graham’s new City Manager, Brandon Anderson, has been on the job for about two weeks, and his office at City Hall already signifies the change. Former City Manager David Casteel’s Texas A&M Aggie-red wall has been replaced with a warm, neutral tone as the backdrop for the  new chief executive’s workspace. Read more

    Graham Leader campus carry story sees outburst on Twitter
    07/01/2015 04:19 PM CDT - The North Central Texas College main public relations office in Gainesville is facing a social media headache following reaction to a Graham Leader article about the college's response to a state campus carry bill signed into law by Gov. Read more

    Graham Soccer Association board members discuss future of youth soccer
    07/01/2015 11:42 AM CDT - Though sports such as football, baseball and basketball see more participation in Graham, especially in the older age groups, youth soccer still has a presence here. Read more

    140 pairs of underwear stolen from store hit by 4 bra heists

    WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) — First they took the bras. Now they've come back for the panties. Police say 140 pairs of underwear have been stolen from a northeast Pennsylvania store that's been struck by four bra heists since February. Full Story
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    Hot dogs, hot music usher in July 4 weekend

    As the nation gears up to celebrate America's birthday, here are some Fourth of July highlights from around the country: ——— NATHAN'S HOT DOG EATING CONTEST Competitive eaters have weighed in and are ready for Saturday's annual hot dog eating contest in New York at Coney Island's Nathan's Famous. Full Story
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    Did Tiger Woods cheat with Amanda Dufner?

    Lindsey Vonn reportedly caught golfer with his competitor’s ex-wife, which is likely why they aren’t dating anymore.