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Brett Aaron Lippert, at left, is led into the Young County 90th District Courtroom Tuesday for a pre-trial hearing by a Young County Sheriff’s Office deputy and other court representatives. Lippert, of Fredricksburg, was charged with the capital murder of Justin Williams, of Graham, and was indicted March 29.
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Lippert awaiting trial on capital murder charge

Brett Aaron Lippert, the suspect charged with capital murder in the death of Justin Williams, appeared in court Tuesday for an update as his case awaits trial.

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The 90th Judicial District Judge Stephen Bristow spoke with the Rotary Club of Graham Tuesday at North Central Texas College regarding the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the courts in Young and Stephens Counties.
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District judge talks COVID-19 impact on courts

The 90th Judicial District Court Judge, Stephen Bristow, gave an update Tuesday regarding the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the courts in Stephens and Young Counties and how  proceedings are m

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City crews open a hydrant in 2019 by Oak and Second St. in Graham. The Graham City Council spoke to city department heads Thursday during their first budget meeting and received updates regarding future water projects around the city. The city is looking into a water line replacement project through the Texas Water Development Board as well as other improvement projects.
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City provides water project updates

The Graham City Council spoke to city department heads Thursday during their first budget meeting and received updates regarding future water projects around the city.

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A plane on display at Graham Municipal Airport during the launch of a weather balloon for Open Door Christian School in May. During their first budget meeting Thursday, the city of Graham spoke about upcoming projects around the city. A group of projects discussed was for the overlay of the runways and taxiways as well as the new Automated Weather Observing System at Graham Municipal Airport.
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Council discusses upcoming, ongoing department projects

The city of Graham discussed their upcoming and ongoing projects Thursday during their first 2021-2022 budget meeting.

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On Thursday, June 10 the Graham City Council tabled and created a committee to review a business proposal for renovations and additions to Lake Eddleman Park from RKJ Adventures, LLC. The proposal states the initial plan is to have two sides to the business which will be the RV Park and Beach Park. The RV Park is proposed to have 40-50 RV sites with room to expand to 65-70 sites.
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City committee negotiating lease agreement for RV Park proposal

The Graham City Council Thursday approved negotiating a lease agreement with RKJ Adventures, LLC, and to bring back the terms approved in two weeks at the next board meeting.

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