News Stories

On Sunday evening the creator of the petition to dissolve the Graham Hospital Taxing District, Lacy Sweeney Bond, published a Facebook comment on The Graham Leader’s page regarding the hospital, En

A petition was created through a public Facebook group to dissolve the Graham Hospital District on Tuesday.

The Graham City Council approved the 2019 fiscal year budget and tax rate of 0.658126 per $100 valuation on Thursday during a special called meeting.

P.E.T.S. Low Cost Spay and Neuter Clinic from Wichita Falls announced a planned expansion into Young County on Tuesday.

The Graham Hospital District Board on Tuesday voted to not adopt the 11.1 percent proposed tax rate increase from 0.388478 to 0.431590 per $100 valuation and instead adopt the effective rate of 0.3

The Possum Kingdom East Fire and Ambulance Auxiliary has purchased a new fire truck for the PK East Volunteer Fire Department.

Palo Pinto County nonprofit organizations will be taking donations Thursday, Sept. 20, during the 18 hour long fundraising event North Texas Giving Day.

The Graham Regional Medical Center board held their second public hearing on Tuesday at the American Legion Building about a proposed 7.99 percent tax rate increase.The proposed tax rate increase w

Sports

Even on a day when the second-place team can go win the state championship, the Newcastle High School volleyball team still values a district championship.

Injuries are causing a havoc on the Bryson Cowboys season thus far as the team heads into district.

When the 2018 schedule was released, many people figured the District 3-4A Division II opener between Graham and Iowa Park would decide the district championship.  

Obituaries

Wayne Mitchell Greer was born on Aug. 11, 1938 in Goldsboro, to Ross and Mildred Greer. He graduated from Coleman High School in 1957.

Robert Lee Creighton, Jr., 74, passed away Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018 at his residence in Graham. Memorial services will be Thursday, Oct. 18, at 2 p.m.

Queenell Inona (Melton) York, 97, passed away Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018. Visitation will be Tuesday Oct. 16, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Morrison Funeral Home. Funeral is scheduled Wednesday, Oct.

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