News Stories

A 16-hour day of donations to nonprofits in a 24-county area is the purpose of the Texoma Gives program that will be occurring on Sept.

The Graham Regional Theatre closes their 2016-17 year with a summer musical performance of “Disney’s The Little Mermaid” which will be showing for two weeks starting Friday, June 23, at 7 p.m.

Graham Junior High Principal Ginger Robbins and Assistant Principal Audra Barrett were named by the Texas Association of Secondary School Principals as the Region 9 Principal and Assistant Principa

The portion of U.S. 380 from Graham eastward to the limits of Bryson in Jack County will be designated as the Henry H.

The city of Graham had, for the first time in many months, a rise in sales taxes returned to the city, compared with the same month last year.

For a second year the Graham Regional Theatre is hosting their Youth Summer Camp which leads up to a performance of “The Lion King Jr.,” Friday and Saturday, June 16 and 17 at 7 p.m.

Thieves struck a Graham business not once, but twice, making off with huge, valuable vintage advertising signs.

Three events in Graham shared success for a third year in a row last Saturday, with the main event, the Food Truck Championship of Texas, drawing in huge crowds despite the possibility of bad weath

Sports

Newcastle High School graduate Brandon Bailey tips off a game in 2011.

More than 60 teams will compete throughout Young County Saturday as part of the fifth annual Brandon Bailey Shoot-Out 3-3 Basketball Tournament.

WEATHERFORD— The Graham High School softball team advanced to the third round of the UIL playoffs following a walk-off RBI single by senior Alysia Alcantar Saturday.

AZLE— The Graham High School baseball team made quick work of Brownwood, sweeping the Lions (7-3, 10-3) to advance to the area round of the UIL state playoffs.

Obituaries

Margie M. Smith, 86, passed away Thursday, June 15, 2017. Funeral services will be held Monday, June 19, at 10 a.m. in Morrison Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Pioneer Cemetery.

Guy Dale "Bo" Rodden passed away June 15, 2017 in Graham. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 20, at McMillan-Satterwhite Funeral Home in Graham.

Marvin Dalton passed away Friday, June 16, 2017 at his home, surrounded by family. A visitation will be held Sunday, June 18, at 6:30 p.m.

The Graham Leader

GRAHAM OFFICE

620 Oak Street

P.O. Box 600

Graham, Texas 76450
Phone: (940) 549-7800

Fax: (940) 549-4364