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Summer heat banishes buzzards temporarily
West Texas summer heat is doing at least one good thing for Graham: driving away a troublesome vulture infestation.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Election administrator validates alcohol petition
Two years after an election to bring alcohol sales to Graham divided the community into two equally enthusiastic camps-- those for and those against-- another alcohol election will be ordered this November.
Red Cross calls on area donors
Blood drives have been planned in Olney and Graham in early August in order to help the American Red Cross through a looming blood shortage.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
City hires new chief accountant
The City of Graham named Sharon Kirkwood chief accountant serving under Financial Director David Maddy.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
City considers effluent
Back when Larry Fields was Graham's city manager, he introduced the idea of reusing waste water, or effluent, as a way of easing the city's declining water resources.
City aldermen continue budget work
As city officials pore over mountains of budget requests in preparation for the new fiscal year, it's likely one of the few times you'll hear talk of drug prevention, fire trucks and public pools within an hour long discussion.
Garrison continues family tradition
A major fuel provider in Young County since 1960 has just changed ownership, but the new owner said that not much else about it will.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
City Council gets primer on water source options
Thursday, waste water treatment plant superintendent Wade Haynes tests the difference in quality from raw sewage coming into the plant and treated waste water, or effluent, the plant releases.
Thursday's rainfall a good start, but city officials say continuation necessary
The graph above depicts five projections for the future elevation of Lake Graham based on different precipitation scenarios.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Sipes proposes solution to county space issue
Young County Commissioner Mike Sipes presents his idea to alleviate the space problem at the Young County Courthouse.
Lions, Rotary clubs elect radio friendly leadership
The Graham Noon Lions Club and the Rotary Club of Graham have recently selected two new presidents to serve one year terms - and they're both employed by Lake Country Radio.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Alcohol sales opposition group held preliminary meeting
As John Meeks stood on the corner of the northwest entrance to Walmart in Graham, cars zoomed up and down Highway 16. Some slowed down as they skirted past him and drove into or out of the store's parking lot.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Gainesville Daily Register
'Annie Get Your Gun' opens July 17
Ticket sales are brisk for Butterfield "Annie Get Your Gun" - the final production of the 2013-2014 season.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
City plans for budget, revenue streams
On July 3, the Graham City Council continued its 2015 budget planning process by discussing the city's projected income for the next fiscal year beginning Oct. 1. Through unprecedented drought conditions Grahamites are doing their part to save water, said City Manager David Casteel, but as water usage decreases so does the city's revenue.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
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Jerry E. Ming
Jerry E. Ming, age 70, died Thursday, July 3, 2014 in Olney. Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, July 8, 2014, at Newcastle Cemetery in Newcastle, Texas, with Andy Graham, pastor of Southside Baptist Church, officiating.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
City restructures advisory boards
Graham City Council took a massive leap in reforming the advisory boards and committees it uses, a process that has been underway for months, by approving a roster of new appointments to the council's 10 different boards.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Another Round? Some Young County Residents Don't Want Alcohol In their Community
If you go to Graham you'll find people petitioning to allow alcohol sales in not just their town, but the entire southern half of Young County.
Volleyball holds first open gym with new coach
The Lady Blues, pictured in 2012, meet coach Marci Faulk on Tuesday at an open gym.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Possum Pedal successful despite low turnout
From the onset, gray clouds threatened the 2014 Possum Pedal, but that didn't stop 300 riders from coming out to enjoy Graham and the surrounding area.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
New park could be closer than previously thought
Construction of Salt Creek Park should begin in October or November, "probably," announced City Manager David Casteel at the June 19 Graham City Council Meeting.