A proposal to adjust the school funding formula could strip millions from urban and rural districts and shift it to others. Had it been in place this year, Oklahoma City Public Schools’ state aid would have been reduced by southeastern Oklahoma, for instance, more than $7 million. Tulsa Public…
According to the Oklahoma State Department of Health, as of Mon. March 1, Oklahoma has 12,768 active cases of covid-19. There have been 424,508 total cases since testing began, with 407,313 recovered and 4,428 deaths attributed to the virus. Creek county has 156 active cases. There have been 6,530…
The Payne County Commissioners Thursday approved an emergency declaration for the county due to the recent winter weather. District 1 Commissioner Zach Cavett said the declaration allows the county to obtain funding for road damages caused by back-to-back snowstorms. “We enacted a declaration so…
DO NOT TEXT AND DRIVE! If you feel the need to send a text while you’re on the road, pull all the way off the dang road and get out of everyone else’s way!
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…
I am eager to get to work on infrastructure policy to further Oklahoma priorities and bring needed investment to the roads, bridges, and infrastructure that connect communities, support economic productivity, and create jobs across America. I am confident we can do this unless the left wing of the…
As we start our journey in recovering from our personal grieving, we need to face some key questions: How can we overcome our feeling of floating in a cloud of despair? How do we overcome our sorrow and loss? Can we overcome our sorrow on our own? Can God give us additional inspiration and strength…
If you happen to be a dues paying member of PETA, you might as well stop reading this right now. I am not trying to make anyone mad at me. I do love animals. Animals of all kinds. They fascinate me. I am not a proponent of randomly killing animals either, but there are times in life you have to…
From frozen pipes to power outages, the winter storms that swept the U.S. this week continue to cause problems for millions of Americans. But the frigid temperatures and historic snowfall might have a silver lining when it comes to the pandemic, say experts at the Oklahoma Medical Research…
With highs currently in the 60s, last week’s sub-zero temperatures may feel like a fading memory, but this is what the Cimarron River looked like on Saturday just north of Oilton.
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…
According to the Oklahoma State Department of Health, as of Mon. March 1, Oklahoma has 12,768…
A proposal to adjust the school funding formula could strip millions from urban and rural districts…
The Payne County Commissioners Thursday approved an emergency declaration for the county due to the…
A proposal to adjust the school funding formula could strip millions from urban and rural districts and shift it to others. Had it been in place this year, Oklahoma City Public Schools’ state aid would have been reduced by southeastern Oklahoma, for instance, more than $7 million.
I am eager to get to work on infrastructure policy to further Oklahoma priorities and bring needed investment to the roads, bridges, and infrastructure that…
Statewide According to the Oklahoma State Department of Health, as of Monday, Feb. 22, there are 15,053 active cases in the state of Oklahoma. There have been…
The Creek County Commissioners Tuesday approved opening a new Sheriff’s Office Account for the Department of Homeland Security Immigration (HSI) salary…
Drumright Tornado Will Bruce has a step on a Stroud defender on his way to a transition bucket last Thursday. The 6-7 Tornados defeated Stroud 56-47. Courtesy…
Left: Dakota Weir skies over a Depew Hornet. Right: Will Bruce shoots over crashing Olice defenders during Drumright’s 82-60 win over the Wildcats. Photos…
Drumright public schools announced on Saturday, Jan 9, the 2021 basketball homecoming court. Senior king candidates are, Will Bruce, Gabe Butler, and Dakota…