News Stories

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

The Young County Commissioners’ Court voted on Monday to accept nearly $17,000 worth of donations in the form of living history for Fort Belknap.

Young County on Monday approved the transfer of the Young County Agricultural Activity Center (the Old Ag Barn) located at Fireman’s Park to the city of Graham due to a request by the city to obtai

The Graham City Council continued their discussions Tuesday on the proposed budget for the 2018-19 fiscal year, narrowing down the capital request for each city department and presenting the city’s

The Humane Society of Young County have reduced their annual expenses by almost $62,000, but despite this they are still $30,000 in the hole for the year and almost $5,000 for the month of August H

Two men died in a head-on collision in Jack County on Wednesday, Aug. 1 including the 2018 Art at the OPOMAC winner of Best of Show.

Ben “Jiggs” Burgess, of Graham, and his play “The Girl in the White Pinafore” were named a finalist at the Eugene O’Neill 2018 National Playwrights Conference.

With over 190 entries from 42 artist from the Texoma area, the 52nd Lake Country Art Show drew a crowd on Saturday for their reception and awards ceremony at the Old Post Office Museum and Art Cent

Sports

Coming off their first tournaments of the season, the Lady Blues volleyball team put their youth and inexperience behind them and played like a team filled with veterans.

The Bryson Lady Cowgirls took first in their respective pool to open the Bryson Small School Shootout on Thursday.

The 2018 Texas high school football season officially kicked off Monday morning across the state for teams.

Obituaries

Katie Hoyt Scarborough Cain passed away on Wednesday morning, Aug. 15, 2018, in Graham, where she lived for the past 20 years. She was born 97 years ago in Carlsbad, on May 11, 1921.

Bobby Dean Davis, 74, passed away Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018 in Chandler. Graveside service will be Thursday, Aug. 16, at 2 p.m.

Howard S. McClanahan, 89, passed away Monday, Aug. 13, 2018 in Big Spring. Funeral will be held Friday, Aug. 17, at 11 a.m. in the First United Methodist Church.

The Graham Leader

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P.O. Box 600

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

Fax: (940) 549-4364