News Stories

The National Weather Service issued an excessive heat warning for Young County and several surrounding counties Thursday and it remains in effect until 7 p.m. Sunday, July 22.

The Graham Regional Theatre has released a 10-show schedule for their 2018-19 season with returning classics and new performances.

The library of Graham’s annual Summer Reading Program comes to a conclusion Wednesday with a prize drawing finale at North Central Texas College.

The city of Graham and Young County did well in accruing sales tax rebates in July, continuing an upward trend seen so far this year.

It’s that time of the year for local artists to think about entering their works in the annual Lake Country Show in Graham, hosted by the Graham Art Guild and presented at the Old Post Office Museu

Young County received the May installment of its hotel occupancy tax, which brought in $4,965.35, putting the county on pace to nearly double the earnings they had hoped for in March.

Graham Police Department Thursday, July 12 released bodycam video and other information related to the June 26 tasing of 19-year-old Michael Moore, who has autism.

Giving donations for 16  hours to nonprofits in a 24-county area is the purpose of the Texoma Gives program that will be held Thursday, Sept.


Jason Briles admitted that he wouldn’t be where he is without the production he has received from Brayden Houser and Paul Davidson.

Milford head coach Donnie Clingenpeel referred to Newcastle’s Gage Bozeman as a leader on the court.

Newcastle 2018 graduate KC Shields participated for a final time representing the Lady Cats on the basketball court Saturday.


Sally Mae Dunlap passed away July 17, 2018 in Ottawa, Kan.

Family visitation will be from 8-9:30 a.m. Saturday at McMillan-Satterwhite Funeral Home.

William Carl Thetford, 86, passed away Monday, July 16, 2018 in Graham. Funeral services were Thursday, July 19 at 11 a.m. in Morrison Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Joe Finfrock officiating.

John Harold Townley, 91, class of 1945 Elgin, Okla., passed away Tuesday, July 10, 2018 in Graham. Funeral will be Saturday, July 14, at 10 a.m. in Faith Baptist Church.

The Graham Leader


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