News Stories

Two years after 22-year-old Leah Martin's body was found, Elton Carroll "E.C." Blair will appear in court on capital murder and tampering with evidence charges next month in Breckenridge.

Former Young County employee Phillip Swan filed a whistleblower lawsuit in 30th District Court in Wichita Falls on March 17, 2017.

Kelsi Messick, 31-years-old, was returning home to Graham from Olney where she had spent the last couple of hours in the Hamilton Hospital’s ER with a patient. Messick was a hospice nurse.

Sports

OLNEY—  The Olney High School Cubs picked up their first Region II District II win after easily dispatching Northside 17-2.

OLNEY—  The Olney High School baseball team opened up District II Region II play Monday against Archer City, but fell 16-13.

Obituaries

Olney ~ Eva Rosanna Stephens Garrett began her life's journey, April 13, 1920, in the rural community of Olney, in north central Texas.

Olney ~ James Freddie Page, age 85, died August 6, 2017 in Olney, Texas. Graveside services with full military honors will be held at 10:00 a.m.

Olney ~ John Lee Holcombe, age 78, peacefully passed away Friday, August 4, 2017, in Wichita Falls, Texas. Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m.

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