HITCHCOCK, Okla. — An Okeene man was injured in a single-vehicle accident Friday afternoon.
ENID, Okla. — The Enid Police Department is urging all parents and caregivers of children to ensure child car seats are chosen correctly and installed properly.
October is National Long-Term Care Residents’ Rights Month, which is a time to honor residents living in all long-term care facilities and consumers receiving services in their home or community, according to The National Consumer Voice for Quality Long-Term Care.
Master Chief Petty Officer Derick Piper serves as a command master chief and joined the Navy to carry on a family tradition of military service.
As many have noted, the Republicans and Democrats seem to have switched ideologies over the last 150 years. In this time of increased partisan divides, I wouldn’t be surprised to see more party switches.
The teenage daughter of noted Pawnee artist and activist Bunky Echo-Hawk died Saturday when a vehicle struck their car head-on as they drove through western Kansas on their way to Oklahoma.
Hackers are not individual criminals living alone in a basement, Barnett said. They are real criminal organizations that function with the same sophistication as your own business, said Mark Barnett, IT project manager for Oklahoma Small Business Development Center
The Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals on Thursday extended a landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision after it ruled a small northeastern Oklahoma tribe’s reservation was never disestablished.
Seventeen local organizations working toward improving Enid’s quality of life are being awarded $150,000 in grants from Park Avenue Thrift.
Melissa Crabtree, an administrator of the Enid Freedom Fighters group involved in the recall and the resulting court case, told commissioners the ordinance still didn’t tell them specifically not to table a motion setting a date for a recall election. She said this omission took power away from the public who were exercising their rights by requesting the recall in the first place.
Chickasaw Lighthorse Police officers Michael Brown, Sara Miller and Kyler Truett were recently honored at the 107th Annual Training Conference of the Oklahoma Sheriff and Peace Officers Association (OSPOA).
The play will be performed in the black box theater Thursday, Oct. 21, in the EHS Performing Arts Center, and then the actors will take part in a One-Act Festival in Edmond this weekend.
Muskogee County District Attorney Larry R. Edwards told those who gathered Wednesday as he took took the oath of office there is one question that has yet to be answered since he arrived 18 months ago as first assistant to the county's chief prosecutor: When will things get back to normal?
After nearly 20 years since Oklahoma adopted water quality standards to limit phosphorus in the state’s scenic rivers and streams, the Illinois River Watershed continues to suffer from an overfeeding of nutrients.
Advocates are reminding domestic violence victims that they are not alone, and that others must remain vigilant when they see someone is in trouble.
Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation (OSBI) announced Tuesday the reward of $10,000 for information leading them to solve a cold case dating back nearly 20 years in Stephens County.
Oklahoma Education Association dignitaries have been traveling throughout the state to speak with local schools about issues facing students, teachers and faculty, and they passed through Tahlequah Wednesday, Oct. 20.
St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center reported it had eight confirmed positive COVID-19 patients with one in the ICU, and Integris Bass Baptist Health Center reported 14 patients on Wednesday with four in the ICU.
In an effort to educate and empower kids to take food, energy and water into their own hands, a Norman nonprofit has successfully equipped each public school in the city with a community garden.
ENID, Okla. — Long Term Care Authority of Enid Area Agency on Aging has funding available for caregivers who may need help getting a break from their caregiving responsibilities.
McAlester Mayor John Browne held a town hall meeting in Ward 3 on Tuesday to answer questions and rollout information ahead of a Nov. 9 special election on a $32.5 million water system improvement project.
The best book I have read recently is “Midnight in Washington: How We Almost Lost Our Democracy and Still Could” by Adam Schiff. The audiobook is 17 hours and 45 minutes long, but it is an easy listen or an enjoyable read. It is written clearly and simply.
With Enid’s Christmastime event series set to begin next month, downtown business owners and city officials say they hope the expected turnout will translate into bigger business for the area.
The newly franchised broadband company officially will begin construction Thursday on its state-of-the-art, fiber cable system set to run throughout Enid.
The roadway will be fenced and the church hopes to build a playground; Heydy’s Place restaurant shooting for a March opening after rezoning efforts.
The title of Anthony Doerr’s new novel, “Cloud Cuckoo Land” (Scribner, 2021), seems nonsensical without some background information. The work’s inspiration is the ancient Greek play “The Birds” by Aristophanes in which a middle-aged Athenian persuades birds to create a new city in the sky called Cloud Cuckoo Land that will enable men to communicate with the gods. Later writers and scholars used the term to refer to illogical thinking and the nomen cloud-cuckoo-lander came to mean someone crazy.
ENID, Okla. — The city of Enid is seeking state grant funds to offset costs incurred for work done to the area where The One Christmas events will be held starting next month.
Tahlequah Fire Department Chief Casey Baker is encouraging the public to take normal precautions this year for Halloween activities – especially for trick-or-treating.
For the past five years, Briggs Public Schools has been awarded 21st Century grants that paid for their after-school program. Many students in the rural district face hunger at home, so they have used some of that money to pay for a supper program.
The Enid Public School Foundation will induct Karl White into its Hall of Fame during halftime at Enid High School’s home football game at D. Bruce Selby Stadium.
A southeastern Oklahoma municipality agreed to pay its former police chief more than $4,000 as part of a settlement that was previously undisclosed to the public.
Enid Police Department released more details regarding a shooting incident Monday evening on East Broadway.
TONKAWA, Okla. — The investiture for Northern Oklahoma College’s 14th president will be held next week on the Tonkawa campus.
Loaves & Fishes of Northwest Oklahoma is asking the community to help celebrate its ninth birthday by bringing food donations to Loaves & Fishes, 701 E. Maine, from 3-6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 22, 2021, for its drive-thru Birthday Party Food Drive
Disinfectant byproducts continue to present problems in the outer reaches of Muskogee's southwest quadrant, where treated water is not consumed or flushed as quickly from storage tanks or distribution lines.
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Graveside service for John will be Tuesday, October 26, 2021, at 10:30 a.m. at Leann Cemetery in Barry County, Missouri. Arrangements are by Lanman Funeral Home, Inc. of Helena. www.lanmanmemorials.com Facebook: Lanman Funeral Home Inc.
The funeral for Kevin Randles is 10:00 a.m. Saturday, October 23, 2021, in the Henninger-Hinson Funeral Home. Chaplain Gary Miller will officiate. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery.
MARCH 7, 1923 - OCTOBER 11, 2021 Lucille was born in Burbank, Oklahoma, the eighth of nine children, to Walter Cheetham and Lillian Smith Cheetham on March 7, 1923, and passed from this life on October 11, 2021, in Wakita. Lucille attended Maple City, Kansas, grade school through eighth grad…
- UPDATED: EPD blocks part of Broadway during shooting investigation
- Police release more information on 19-year-old treated for gunshot wound
- 2 die in early morning, fiery crash in downtown Enid
- City commission: Road by church to close; new Mexican restaurant hoping for rezoning OK
- Colin Powell has died of COVID-19 complications, family says
- Crash injures 2 near Hennessey
- Pioneer takes top honors in All-NW softball awards
- Ballpark, EHS track field lights getting replaced; graduation requirements changed
- 2 hurt in 2-vehicle collision at Ringwood Saturday
- Local veteran opens shaved ice trucks