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The Graham Hospital District held their monthly board meeting on Tuesday.

On Sunday evening the creator of the petition to dissolve the Graham Hospital Taxing District, Lacy Sweeney Bond, published a Facebook comment on The Graham Leader’s page regarding the hospital, En

A petition was created through a public Facebook group to dissolve the Graham Hospital District on Tuesday.

The Graham City Council approved the 2019 fiscal year budget and tax rate of 0.658126 per $100 valuation on Thursday during a special called meeting.

P.E.T.S. Low Cost Spay and Neuter Clinic from Wichita Falls announced a planned expansion into Young County on Tuesday.

The Graham Hospital District Board on Tuesday voted to not adopt the 11.1 percent proposed tax rate increase from 0.388478 to 0.431590 per $100 valuation and instead adopt the effective rate of 0.3

The Possum Kingdom East Fire and Ambulance Auxiliary has purchased a new fire truck for the PK East Volunteer Fire Department.

Palo Pinto County nonprofit organizations will be taking donations Thursday, Sept. 20, during the 18 hour long fundraising event North Texas Giving Day.


The Newcastle Ladycats are excited about the start of another basketball season.

The Lady Blues girls basketball team fell to one of the more talented teams they will face all season on Tuesday. Class 2A No.


Lou Wallace Childress Criswell was born in Graham, on Oct. 14, 1926, to John B. and Nevada Duncan Childress. She entered into the glory of our Lord and Savior on Nov.

Raymond W. Wood, 86, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018 in Graham. Graveside funeral will Saturday, Nov. 17 at 4:30 p.m. in Cottonwood Cemetery in Jack County.

Harold L. Ward, 91, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018 in Graham. Funeral will be 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, in Morrison Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at Megargel Cemetery in Megargel.

The Graham Leader

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P.O. Box 600
Graham, Texas 76450
Phone: (940) 549-7800
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