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United States Attorney Timothy Downing visits  with Grady County Sheriff Jim Weir and Undersheriff Phil Blevins about Law Enforcement concerns. 

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On Jan. 25, Jordan Vinyard, associate professor of art at the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma, will unveil her latest exhibition, “Kill the Messenger: Media, Manipulation, and Mechanization,” in USAO’s Nesbitt Gallery. An opening reception with wine and hors d’oeuvres will be held…

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The University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma’s Habitat Area encompasses 140 acres in a rural area directly west of the main campus and allows for the hands-on observation of native plants and animals. While it has served as an outdoor classroom for science students and others for a number …

OKLAHOMA CITY — A Democratic lawmaker said Wednesday she wants to remove the barriers for homeless youth living outside the state’s foster care system.

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Chickasha resident and long time supporter of Chickasha's school athletics, Homer Hulme, was recognized at the Chickasha Board of Education meeting on Monday night. Hulme donated $2,000 to several athletic teams, totaling a $36,000 contribution to Chickasha Public School's athletic department. 

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Chickasha POM received a cheer at the Board of Education meeting for placing 2nd at a recent state competition. The team performed a Purple Power cheer for those attending the meeting.

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New superintendent, Rick Croslin, and his wife Jennie, shook hands with Chickasha residents on Monday evening. A meet and greet was held on Monday evening before the regular school board meeting. Croslin's position with Chickasha Public Schools was announced at a special meeting last week. 

Summer may seem far away, but the Oklahoma State Department of Education (OSDE)  is already making plans to help underprivileged students who often go hungry during the summer break. 

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Life is both exhilarating and exhausting for artist Muriel Juneberry Fahrion.

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US-81 will be intermittently narrowed to one lane between SH-17 in Rush Springs and just north of SH-29 in Marlow starting 7 a.m. Monday through mid-April for cable barrier installation.

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While the law says Domestic Abuse is a non-violent crime, Oklahomans and your Oklahoma District Attorneys know better.  The reality: domestic abuse is violent.  It is an act of physical harm or threatening imminent physical harm of an intimate partner or a family or household member.  That i…

The plan allows current 405 holders to keep their existing prefixes and phone numbers, but future customers will be issued numbers with the 572 area code.

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Anadarko artist and Marine Veteran, Roosevelt Lonewolf, recently donated one of his paintings to the Chickasha DAV. Lonewolf has dedicated many of his patriotic paintings over the years. He has donated his work to the OKC National Memorial, the World Trade Center, the Caddo County Courthouse…

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Santa Claus made a visit to Verden on Monday morning. Local children of all ages met downtown for the Christmas event. 

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The following construction projects will impact travel on major highways and interstates Saturday, Dec. 21, through Sunday, Dec. 29. For daily traffic advisories visit www.odot.org and follow @OKDOT on Twitter and Facebook. For turnpike information, contact the Oklahoma Turnpike Authority at…

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Bill Wallace Early Childhood Center has been overwhelmed by the generosity of the Chickasha Community.  Many donations by individuals, organizations, businesses and churches have made Christmas a little brighter for the students In the past years Bill Wallace has been blessed with faithful d…

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The Fellowship of the American Indian Church will hold their annual gift sharing event at 10 a.m. on Dec. 22. Gifts will be free to children between the ages of infancy and 17-years-old. The event is sponsored by Leatherwood Baptist Church from Anniston, Alabama. Everyone is welcome to atten…

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Four University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma students from a wide range of academic disciplines recently presented original research projects at the Oklahoma Academy of Sciences’ 108th annual Technical Meeting at the University of Central Oklahoma.

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Shelby was born Friday August 13, 1943, the son of Lee Edwin and Lille Frances Mattix Rogers. He died January 13, 2020 at the age of 76. He attended South School, Jr. High, & High School in Chickasha; he graduated in 1962. He was in the Naval Reserve in High School and & went active …