News Stories

Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Agents and 4-H coordinators Penny Berend and Justin Rogers were on hand during the Commissioner’s Court meeting on Monday, May 13, to discuss recent and upcoming pr

Graham Independent School District announced Wednesday nominations are open for the third annual Graham Public Education Foundation Hall of Honor, which recognizes alumni, staff and community membe

Approximately seven grams of suspected methamphetamine was taken off the streets on Wednesday, May 8, by Graham Police Department Code Enforcement Officer B.J. Cook and his colleagues.

The 14th annual Run for the Children will be held on Saturday, but the message behind the run is one to stop child victims in the community through support given to Virginia’s House in Graham and t

Water safety will be taught and free new lifejackets will be given out at the Remembering Wyatt Dale Water Safety Family Fun in the Sun event Saturday, May 18, on the historic downtown square.

The Graham Fire Department and Salt Creek Volunteer Fire Department combined efforts Thursday, May 9, to put out a mobile home fire on Lake Graham.

The Graham Independent School District board approved a vendor for the construction of a greenhouse at Graham High School on Wednesday.

The city of Graham and Young County will be accruing higher sales tax rebates from March.

Sports

The Graham High School quartet of Summer Croxton, Chloe Menard, Claire Jones and Rosie Schaffer had a strong showing at the UIL Track & Field State Championships Saturday in Austin.

The Graham baseball team saw its 2019 season come to an end over the weekend with a pair of losses to top-ranked Argyle on Friday.

Dillon Orr ended his high school career with a second place showing in the Class 1A boys high jump Friday afternoon at the UIL state track and field meet.

Obituaries

Jimmy Gordon Maddin, 82, of Graham passed away Thursday, May 16, 2019.

Michelle Bishop Gonzales, 49, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 in Graham. A memorial service will be held to honor Michelle on May 18, 2019 at Bethel Baptist Church at 1 p.m.

Maudine “Mona” Register, 82, passed away Wednesday, May 15, 2019 in Graham. Funeral services will be Saturday, May 18, 2019, at 2 p.m. in the Cowboy Church Gatherin’.

The Graham Leader

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