News Stories

The Graham Hospital District held their monthly board meeting on Tuesday.

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.

Sports

The Bryson volleyball team continued its heat streak earlier this week, defeating Perrin in a fiveset thriller 3-2 (21-25, 25-20, 25-20, 23-25, 25-11) on the road Tuesday night.

The Lady Blues made easy work of Hirschi on Tuesday in Wichita Falls winning 3-0 (25-9, 25-17, 25-20).

The Graham Junior High School football teams suffered mix results Thursday Oct. 11 at Newton Field to Iowa Park.

Obituaries

Berkley Clark Lipsey, 9 months, went to be with his Lord and Savior Friday, Oct. 19, 2018 at his home in Graham. Funeral services will be Sunday, October 21 at 2 p.m. in Graham Church of God.

Gladys Marie Wimberley, 99, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018 at her home in Granbury.

CWO4 (ret) Frank Lanier Beaman Sr., 82, of Mineral Wells, joined our Lord and Savior on the morning of Oct. 13, 2018 after spending his final days surrounded by friends and family.

The Graham Leader

GRAHAM OFFICE

620 Oak Street

P.O. Box 600

Graham, Texas 76450
Phone: (940) 549-7800

Fax: (940) 549-4364