A man who led Tuttle Police on a chase—sometimes reaching 100 mph—is being held in the Grady County Jail.
Gulfport Energy Corporation is now accepting grant applications for the Gulfport Energy Fund of Oklahoma. Headquartered in Oklahoma City, Gulfport Energy is an independent natural gas and oil company focused on the exploration and development of natural gas and oil properties in North Americ…
Words that sound alike can be confusing. Homophones, such as “medal” and “metal” become further perplexing since one can be produced from the other.
The Oklahoma House Democratic Caucus announced on Monday that David Perryman, of Chickasha, will not seek a fifth term as House District 56 state representative.
They're big, bad and rolling into the Grady County Fairgrounds tonight at 8 p.m. The Monster Truck Summer Nationals will feature shows all weekend: Friday at 8 p.m., Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. Trucks will compete in a wheelie contest, donut contest and freestyle. Gold medalist c…
Victims, Witnesses, and Survivors,” an exhibition of painter William Stoehr’s commanding large-scale portraits, will remain on display in USAO’s Nesbitt Gallery until Aug. 2.
Dangerous heat levels continue in Oklahoma, prompting the National Weather Service to extend its excessive heat warning through Thursday evening.
The University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma’s Nesbitt Gallery welcomes entries for the 2019 Seven-States Biennial, a juried art exhibition open to all individuals at least 18 years of age and a legal resident of Oklahoma, Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, New Mexico or Texas.
The Lion King Jr is presented by the Chickasha Community Theatre and performed at the historic Washita Theater in downtown Chickasha. The show will take place during two weekends, July 25-28 and Aug. 1-4. Evening performances are Thursday, Friday and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and matinees are S…
Chickasha residents may notice open fire hydrants and cloudy tap water in August. However, this will be a transitional period while the city updates its water sanitization system.
The Friends of the Chickasha Public Library invite the community to join them at their second of three Summer Luncheons on Thurs., July 18, 2019 from 11:30am-1:00pm at 415 W. Chickasha Ave. The event will be held in the dining area of the Grady County Historical Society, also recognized loca…
The Chickasha Chamber of Commerce continues its 3C Concert Series on Saturday, July 13. Alternative/folk artist, Beau Jennings & The Tigers will play in the 300 block of Chickasha Avenue at this free, outdoor, family-friendly event.
Some years ago, a portion of Idaho Ave. was named "Ada Sipuel Ave." in dedication to one of Chickasha's own Civil Rights heros.
The University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma recently named Sarah Stagg as associate director of development and alumni development.
The Chickasha Area Arts Council (CAAC) is offering a special ‘hands-on’ two-hour ‘Flower Piping Cupcake Decorating’ class with instructor Ms. Rani Crow on Sat., July 13, 2019 from 3:00-5:00 pm.
With the Independence Day holiday approaching, the Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) encourages Oklahomans to visit the state’s lakes, rivers, or streams. While recreating at these natural water bodies, DEQ reminds you to follow some simple tips to help keep you and your fam…
Lieutenant LaTraye Alexander of the Chickasha Police Department was awarded the Medal of Valor from the Oklahoma Association of Chiefs of Police. The award was presented during the Chief’s Conference, held in Durant on June 25.
Under a new state law that requires Oklahomans to keep their license plates when selling vehicles, car owners will need to carry proof of their registration in their vehicles as well.
Two students at the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma will exercise an unorthodox approach to the conception and exhibition of artwork in independent performances June 28 starting at 5 p.m. Reese Baker and Cady Wollenberg will debunk audience expectations in provocative, culturally …
John Gorton (left), CEO at First National Bank & Trust Co. of Chickasha, and Chickasha High School teacher Brandon Willis (right) congratulate Matthew Thomas, an Academic All-Stater from Chickasha, during the Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence Academic Awards Banquet, held recently in Tu…
Rural Neighbors OHCE group gave three $750 scholarships to graduating seniors this year; they are (left to right) Silas Elliott grandson of George and Jyme Tiner will be attending USAO to become a coach; Alexia Adams and Carson Mainka will be attending OSU this fall. Alexia and Carson were v…
With Independence Day approaching, the City of Chickasha would like to remind our community that it is illegal to offer for sale, sell at retail, use, or explode any fireworks within the City limits, as stated in City Ordinance 20-137–Manufacture, sale and discharge of fireworks.
The Grady County Fairgrounds will be a hot spot for activity during the first weekend of summer.
The Pioneer Alumni and 8th Grade Graduate Alumni would like to invite anyone interested in joining together in the cafeteria at Pioneer Elementary School on June 22, 2019 for a potluck lunch. The gathering will begin around noon at the school lunch room. Rick Webb, recently retired teacher, …
A ballot item concerning Medicaid could be on the ballot in 2020. Residents can learn more at the next Grady County Republican Party meeting.
More than $20,500 was raised through corporate gifts, individual sponsorships and tournament related raffles and games recently at the Third Annual Canadian Valley Technology Center Foundation Golf Tournament.
Drivers can expect various lane closures on east and westbound SH-37 between I-44 and the Grady County line in Newcastle from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily Monday through late August for a resurfacing project. Short-term, intermittent closures of the I-44 on- and off-ramps at SH-37 West will also o…
Originally from Chicago, Howard Price moved to our state to pursue a degree at the University of Oklahoma. As a freshman overwhelmed with the pressures of college, he borrowed his roommate’s car and drove to some random town (Anadarko, he found out later on).
The Friends of the Chickasha Public Library invite the community to join them at their first of three Summer Luncheons on Thurs., June 20, 2019 from 11:30am-1:00pm at 415 W. Chickasha Ave. The event will be held in the dining area of the Grady County Historical Society, also recognized local…
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Funeral mass will be 10:00 a.m., Thursday, July 25, 2019 at the Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church. Interment will be in the Holy Name Section of Rose Hill Cemetery under the direction of Sevier Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to Catholic Charities…
- Two Lindsay residents die in head on collision
- Duncan man injured in collision near Ninnekah
- Man who eluded Tuttle Police behind bars
- Verden graduate hired by Bray-Doyle
- State Representative Perryman will not seek reelection
- Leadership Chickasha now taking applications
- Monster Truck Summer Nationals begin tonight
- Blanchard man killed in early morning wreck
- Swede soccer: Avila to play soccer at Bethany College
- Teen taken to hospital after rollover crash