Hunter Lewis and her daughter Ella were the winners of the Super Colossal Christmas Stocking provided by Simple Simon’s Pizza, during the Oilton Chamber of Commerce Christmas Celebration Sunday. The Oilton Chamber of Commerce gave out two Radio Flyer tricycles, two tablets, two bicycles and gift…
According to the Oklahoma State Department of Health as of Monday, Nov. 23, there are 8,051,417 active cases of COVID-19 in the United States. Since testing began, there have been 13,383,320 total cases, 5,065,030 of those have recovered and 266,873 deaths have been attributed to the virus.…
By Van Mitchell The Creek County Commissioners approved the purchase of 50 air scrubbers for the Creek County courthouse complex buildings, county jail, juvenile justice center and the Creek County Election Board. The Commissioners selected Hudson Plumbing to provide the scrubbers at a cost of $…
A Drumright man with a history of violent crime convictions could spend as many as 19 years in prison after violating the terms of his probation. David Lee Higgins, jr., 40, of Drumright, appeared before Judge Stephen Kistler last week, who revoked Higgins’ probation and instead handed down two…
Cushing, Drumright, Yale, Agra, Mannford, Oilton, Olive, Ripley… If your school, church, club, sports team, association, organization or non-profit group is holding an event, fundraiser, or even just a regular meeting, let us know so we can let everyone else know. Submit bulletin board items for…
Going to bed on election night it looked as if President Trump might win the election. But as the mail-in votes started being counted the next day, Trump’s lead slipped away in many important swing states. With mail-in voting and early voting occurring because of COVID-19, there have been many…
I was required to read a number of books in my school years, but none was as troubling and frustrating as a horror novel by James Joyce entitled “The Turn of the Screw.” As disturbing as the plot, however, was the lack of credibility of the narrator. One did not know whether to believe what was…
Smart people who learn about stuff no one else wants to study are called scientists and, in most cases, these scientists require a lot of money in which to conduct their studies and experiments. In fact, research has shown that we are wasting millions of dollars by funding some of the most…
The Creek County Commissioners Monday approved the boundaries and the name of 231st Drive Rural Road Improvement District as petitioned, and date to be set at a later date with separate resolution. Assistant District Attorney Andrew Goforth, laid out the process of the creation of RRID and the 75-…
Keeping a home clean is important anytime, but cleaning and disinfecting following a COVID-19 diagnosis helps reduce risk to others. For many people, it’s second nature to dust furniture, vacuum the carpet and wipe down surfaces during normal household chores, said Gina Peek, Oklahoma State…
Jerry Don “Rabbi” Wattenburger, a longtime Cushing resident, passed away on Friday evening at Grace Living Center, Stillwater, Oklahoma at the age of 80. Celebration of Life will be held 10:00 a.m., Friday, December 4, 2020 at the Yale Assembly of God, Yale, Oklahoma. Interment will follow at Flynn…
According to the Oklahoma State Department of Health as of Monday, Nov. 23, there are 8,051,417…
By Van Mitchell The Creek County Commissioners approved the purchase of 50 air scrubbers for the…
A Drumright man with a history of violent crime convictions could spend as many as 19 years in…
Hunter Lewis and her daughter Ella were the winners of the Super Colossal Christmas Stocking provided by Simple Simon’s Pizza, during the Oilton Chamber of Commerce Christmas Celebration Sunday. The Oilton Chamber of Commerce gave out two Radio Flyer tricycles, two tablets, two bicycles and gift cards to JB’s Market. The Oilton Christmas tree was lit at 6 p.m.
Keeping a home clean is important anytime, but cleaning and disinfecting following a COVID-19 diagnosis helps reduce risk to others. For many people, it’s…
The Creek County Commissioners Monday approved the boundaries and the name of 231st Drive Rural Road Improvement District as petitioned, and date to be set at…
Cushing, Drumright, Yale, Agra, Mannford, Oilton, Olive, Ripley… If your school, church, club, sports team, association, organization or non-profit group is…
Turnovers came back to haunt the Drumright Tornado football team Friday in round two of the OSSAA Class B football playoffs as they fell to the Pioneer-…
According to local lore, the Tornadoes have not won a football playoff game in modern times, or at least recent memory. Tornado Head Coach Neal Bacon and the…
Freshly crowned Olive football homecoming queen, Chloe Henshaw, and King, Dane Renfro, pose for pictures with the rest of the the homecoming court. Pictured…