News Stories

First Presbyterian Church pastor Carl McCormack is preparing his final sermon as he is set to retire June 30.

The Graham Desk and Derrick Club was recognized for multiple awards during the organization’s Oklahoma City regional meeting in April.

Texas Department of Transportation Supervisor Rudy Leal said commuters and travelers should expect 10 to 15 minute delays as construction continues on U.S. 380.

The deadline for the third annual Graham Public Education Foundation Hall of Honor,  which recognizes alumni, staff and community members who have provided meritorious service to the district and/o

Young County and the city of Graham, Olney and Newcastle will be accruing higher sales tax rebates from April and higher year-to-date payments overall.

Lions from across the state gathered at the Old Post Office Museum Art Center on Wednesday evening to celebrate the 50-year anniversary of the Graham Evening Lions Club.

With House Bill 1631 recently being signed into law by Governor Greg Abbott many cities across the state are having to remove their red light cameras, but Young County cities will not be one of the

Graham’s annual 4th of July Independence Day Parade is three and a half weeks away and the deadline for applications to be a part of the parade is coming up on Wednesday, June 26.

Sports

One of many options from a long list of athletic camps available for local youngsters this summer, the Graham High School baseball program led off with a three-day session this week.

Several members of the Graham volleyball team started their new season with summer league games this week inside Graham high school gymnasium.

A large number of basketball players arrived at Graham High School for the start of the Graham Steers basketball camp organized by head coach Marcus Morris.

Obituaries

Ann Logan, 96, passed away Sunday, June 9, 2019 at her home in Graham. Funeral will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 12 at Morrison Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Pioneer Cemetery.

Bert Elijah Hopkins passed away June 7, 2019 in Mabank. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 11 at McMillan-Satterwhite Funeral Home in Graham.

Reta Potts, 80, passed away Monday, June 3, 2019 in Fort Worth. Funeral will be 11 a.m. Friday, June 7, at Morrison Funeral Home Chapel.

The Graham Leader

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