Enid Young Professionals (EYP) recently completed a fundraiser to support the CDSA YouthBuild program, which has been recognized as a national model for at-risk youth diploma completion and job training programs.
Vaccination against the novel coronavirus, the pathogen responsible for the devastating COVID-19 disease pandemic, continued Wednesday at the Pontotoc County Agri-Plex in Ada.
Over the course of the pandemic, Jeff Maloney, who has a doctorate in Second Language Studies, has had to make hard decisions about his instruction at Northeastern State University, where he is as an assistant professor in the Languages and Literature Department.
The Bread of Life food pantry has a mission of fighting hunger by feeding families, which is why it set up a drive-thru service for locals in to receive food boxes Monday.
Lawyers representing a Muskogee police officer and the city in a civil rights lawsuit plan to question the father of a man who died in custody at the county jail in preparation of their defense.
Peaceful protesters who kneel every day at noon in Norris Park say they feel motivated more than intimidated after seeing Wednesday’s riots at the U.S. Capitol.
According to Duncan Police, anyone who received a call, text, email or even a knock at their door from someone promising to give early access to the COVID-19 vaccine should expect a scam.
A statewide, online COVID-19 Vaccine Scheduler Portal is available for public view and pre-registration, but appointments cannot be scheduled until Thursday, Jan. 7, 2021, for those eligible for the vaccine, according to the Oklahoma State Department of Health.
The grand opening, set for 3:30 p.m., will consist of a clinic on basic skateboarding techniques, a skate competition game and giveaways.
Newly appointed Ward 6 Commissioner Jeff Funk, along with the rest of the city commission, approved the roughly $243 million contract with Garney Construction to begin work on the Kaw Lake Water Pipeline project.
Millions of people are jobless and relying on unemployment assistance due to the COVID-19 pandemic. But while they may have seen their total income fall due to job loss, they could still have a big bill to pay when tax season arrives in a few months.
OKLAHOMA CITY — A deeply divided Legislature gathered Tuesday for the first official day of session as debate continued to rage over what precautions should be taken in the Capitol to slow the spread of COVID-19.
Death row inmate Julius Jones told supporters who gathered Sunday outside the entrance to the Oklahoma State Penitentiary in McAlester that he could hear their chants through the wa
New county officials and deputies were sworn in Monday morning at the Garfield County Courthouse, including the new sheriff and undersheriff.
TAHLEQUAH – Cherokee Nation Human Services Executive Director Marsha Lamb is retiring after 31 years of service to the tribe.
When he was 10, Samuel Ruckel would wake up at 8 a.m. every day, all summer long, to play “Halo” on his parents’ Xbox 360, only stopping for lunchtime and then continuing to play until it was time for bed.
Oklahoma Department of Corrections continues to develop and expand the skills of its staff to professionalize its workplace from prison yards to probation offices.
TULSA, Okla. — As supporters poured into the BOK Center for President Donald Trump’s campaign rally late Saturday afternoon, a crowd of about 100 people in support of the Black Lives Matter movement gathered a mile away at Franklin Hope Reconciliation Park to peacefully protest the rally’s timing while voicing messages of unity and racial equality.
DUNCAN, Okla. — Authorities have released names of three people left dead in a double-murder suicide in a Walmart parking lot in southwest Oklahoma.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Waving colorful signs and chanting, thousands of teachers converged on the state Capitol Monday to press lawmakers for increased education spending.
OKLAHOMA CITY — As the drugs become increasing difficult to obtain, Oklahoma will stop using lethal injection and plans to become the first to execute inmates using the untried method of inert gases, officials announced Wednesday.
Police say video footage shows a man fatally shot by his bail bonds agent never had control of or knowledge of the agent's gun, despite her initial allegations of a struggle.
A months-long Federal Bureau of Investigation undercover operation ended early Saturday morning after an Oklahoma man attempted to detonate a vehicle bomb in downtown Oklahoma City.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Cynthia Sanford would love to expand her McAlester medical clinic so that she can treat as many as 20,000 more children a year.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate on Tuesday confirmed school choice advocate Betsy DeVos as Education secretary by the narrowest of margins, with Vice President Mike Pence breaking a 50-50 tie in a historic vote.
After almost 4,000 votes were counted for the early election, the momentum for voting turnout for the 2016 election is still up. In Chickasha alone, over 2,000 ballots have been submitted.Numbers for Grady County as a whole at the time of this report were not available through the Grady Coun…
OKLAHOMA CITY — Paul Muegge convened an eclectic group of neighbors of his small farm in Tonkawa last week to talk about the "dangerous precedent" that could be set if Oklahomans pass a "right to farm" ballot measure this fall.
This Week's Circulars
Funeral service will be 1:30 p.m, Friday, January 8, 2021 at Sharon Baptist Church, Chickasha, OK. Joyce L. Pechacek was born September 28, 1935 in Prague, OK. She passed from this life on Wednesday, January 6, 2021 in Chickasha, OK. She was born to George Leroy Pruitt and Clara Estelle (Shr…
Apr 23, 1952 - Jan 10, 2021 Deborah Jean Sehon, 68, of Chickasha, OK, passed away on January 10, 2021. Born on April 23, 1952 in Shawnee, OK, she was the only daughter of the late A.D. and Reva Burlison. Debbie graduated from Tecumseh High School in 1970 before attending East Central Univers…
Deborah Jean Sehon, 68, of Chickasha, OK, passed away on January 10, 2021 following a courageous battle against ALS. Born on April 23, 1952 in Shawnee, OK, she was the only daughter of the late A.D. and Reva Burlison. Debbie graduated from Tecumseh High School in 1970 before attending East C…
- OHP: Road closed due to collision, subject fleeing Verden Police
- Church in Chickasha to serve as COVID-19 vaccination site
- Oklahomans needing driver's license could have two-month wait
- Man who fled Verden Police after rollover crash arrested
- Parham elected Mayor’s Council of Oklahoma President
- Despite rumors of protests, Oklahoma Capitol quiet on Saturday
- Active COVID-19 cases exceed 500 in Grady County
- Grady County reaches 40 total COVID-19 deaths
- Black leaders in Oklahoma respond to Lankford's apology
- Lawmakers, others urged to stay away from Oklahoma Capitol