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Young County Newswire

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  1. Photo By Kyle BorneRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Graham Leader

    Newcastle High School held its annual sports banquet Thursday night at the Young County Arena in Graham. The Bobcats and Lady Cats achieved plenty on the court, on the field, on the track and on the gridiron in the 2015-2016 season.

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  2. Hometown Pride Tour: Wildcatter RanchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | KAUZ

    Our Hometown Pride Tour continues with a look inside a ranch located about 6 miles south of Graham in Young County at the Wildcatter Ranch and Spa Resort. The name says it all.

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  3. Next month to focus on water safetyRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 28 | Graham Leader

    ... and councilman Lee Boyd, seated at right. (Photo by Thomas Wallner) Both the Graham City Council and the Young County Commissioners signed a proclamation declaring May as National Water Safety Awareness month in order to bring more community ...

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  4. Fly-In Doesn't Fail Because of FogRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2016 | KAUZ

    Low lying fog Thursday morning kept agriculture pilots grounded in Olney. But it didn't stop research at the Texas Fly-In at the Air Tractor plant in Young County.

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  5. Free SKYWARN class offered today from NWS of Fort WorthRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | Graham Leader

    ... from the 2015 storm season. Some of the packets given out by Assistant Emergency Management Coordinator for Young County Sandra Edwards at the meeting include FEMA materials explaining how to be prepared in the case of a disaster and what ...

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  6. Young County Rodeo Kicked off Thursday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | Graham Leader

    The six White Horses of Hardin-Simmons University present the six flags of Texas at the introduction of Thursday night's PRCA Young County Rodeo. The crowd on hand got to experience an exciting two hours ofaction, and the full experience of entertainment from announcer T.C. Long and rodeo clown, "Backflip" Johnny Dudley.

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  7. Graham Considers Variance From OrdinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | KAUZ

    ... Gypsy Kit of Wichita Falls that earned the championship win. Graham is a dry town located in a dry section of Young County. Grahams Ordinance #540 reads "It shall be unlawful for any person to possess or consume any alcoholic beverages, including ...

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  8. Highway renamed to honor game wardenRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2016 | Graham Leader

    ... The new sign will be placed along the dedicated stretch of highway. (Photo by Kyle Borne) On Monday, the Young County commissioners, Joseph Marshall Evan's family, Texas game wardens, State Sen. Craig Estes, State Rep. Drew Springer and TXDOT ...

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  9. Texoma Votes: Young County SheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    As early voting for the March 1st Primary wraps up across Texoma, the race for the next Young County Sheriff is heating up. Although there are five Republican candidates on the ballot they all have one thing in common, if elected, they want to address the county's drug problem.

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  10. U.S. Rep candidates address Graham's concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | Graham Leader

    Nine Republican candidates for the 19th Congressional District s U.S. Representative seat wait their turn to speak at a public forum in the Graham Memorial Auditorium on Monday. The questions for the forum were administered by chairman of the Young County Republican Party, Kyle Milam, and each candidate was alloted a one-minute answer period for each question.

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  11. U.S. Rep candidates address Graham's concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | Graham Leader

    Nine Republican candidates for the 19th Congressional District s U.S. Representative seat wait their turn to speak at a public forum in the Graham Memorial Auditorium on Monday. The questions for the forum were administered by chairman of the Young County Republican Party, Kyle Milam, and each candidate was alloted a one-minute answer period for each question.

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  12. 19th District Representatives visit Republican womens meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Graham Leader

    United States District 19th District Representatives Jason Corley on left, and Glen Robertson on right, discussing their stances on Congress, the economy, and various other Texas issues at the Young County Republican Women's meeting on Feb. 2 at the Graham Country Club. With over half of the voting population in district 19 being from rural counties, Graham and the surrounding Young Counties areas provide an easy way for Representatives to make their voice heard.

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  13. Pipeline work along State Highway 67 could last another yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Breckenridge American

    ... reverse osmosis reject water from the treatment plant in Breckenridge to be discharged into the Brazos River in Young County. However, the project ran into a hurdle when The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality did not grant the City of Abilene ...

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  14. Olney FFA and 4-H score big at YCJLSRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2016 | Olney Enterprise

    Pictured is Brooke Riggins and Jonathan Rogers who at the Young County Junior Livestock Show brought in 15 awards for the Olney FFA and were just some of many Olney participants to pick up awards in the livestock show. Several members of Olney placed in the Young County Junior Livestock Show on Jan. 14-17 at the Young County Arena in Graham.

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  15. Two unharmed after accident on Highway 114 and Highway 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2016 | Graham Leader

    ... to Ridder, they still tend to happen. The Loving Fire Department, Olney Fire Department, State Troopers, the Young County Sheriff's Department and other departments answered the call and were on scene to assist with the wreck. Turner was issued a ...

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  16. Olney FFA and 4-H score big at YCJLSRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2016 | Olney Enterprise

    Pictured is Brooke Riggins and Jonathan Rogers who at the Young County Junior Livestock Show brought in 15 awards for the Olney FFA and were just some of many Olney participants to pick up awards in the livestock show. Several members of Olney placed in the Young County Junior Livestock Show on Jan. 14-17 at the Young County Arena in Graham.

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  17. Homer Jean WeatherbeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | Olney Enterprise

    Homer Jean Weatherbee was born on February 10, 1944 in Clarendon, Texas to parents Marvin Jean Weatherbee and Ovella Hill Weatherbee. He grew up in Young County, attending schools in Olney and later Graham where he graduated from Graham High School in 1962.

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  18. Homer Jean WeatherbeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | Olney Enterprise

    Homer Jean Weatherbee was born on February 10, 1944 in Clarendon, Texas to parents Marvin Jean Weatherbee and Ovella Hill Weatherbee. He grew up in Young County, attending schools in Olney and later Graham where he graduated from Graham High School in 1962.

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  19. Re-authorization of Ex-Im Bank Helps Texoma CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | KAUZ

    ... certain Republicans on the House Finance Committee, including Congressman Randy Neugebauer, who represents Young County, refused to allow or support any re-authorization. David Ickert, Vice President of Finance for Air Tractor, said that lack of ...

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  20. Young County Arena set to host 10th annual Santa Shootout Dec. 11-12Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Graham Leader

    One week after successfully hosting the 14th annual Graham Arenacross, the Young County Arena is set for more fast-paced action. The 10th annual Santa Shootout kart race speeds into town this weekend with competitors from all over the Southwest.

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