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Breakfast Menu for Alva Public Schools Monday – No school Tuesday – Super chocolate donut, peaches, juice, milk Wednesday – Berry Colossal Crunch, cinnamon toast, banana, juice, milk Thursday – Pancake on a stick, maple syrup, fruit...

 

Patchwork Friends OHCE Group makes mason jar recipes

The Patchwork Friends OHCE group met for their regular meeting on Oct. 12 at the home of Dr. Elizabeth Kinzie. Joanne Prewett called the meeting to order and Barbara Cue led the group in the flag salute. Guests Mary Brewer, Maureen Thomas and Judy... Full story

 

Have you ever made an arrangement for the county fair?

Members of the Petunia Garden Club met in the home of Janet Wanger with Barbara Case as co-host. Answering roll to the above question was Carol Anderson, Marilyn Davison, Barbara Case, Barbara Faulkner, Susie Koontz, Betty McMurphy, Joanne Price,...

 
 By Marione Martin    Local    October 22, 2017 

Alva Hospital Authority to meet Tuesday

The Alva Hospital Authority will meet Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. in a special rescheduled meeting. The meeting is held I the media room at Share Medical Center. The medical staff executive committee will present four people for credentialing approval:...

 
 By Marione Martin    Local    October 22, 2017 

Planning for the future

The Alva City Council began the process of planning for future needs and expenditures in their Monday, Oct. 16, meeting. The council approved Ordinance No. 2017-003 to create a capital reserve fund. City Business Manager Joe Don Dunham said the city...

 
 By Marione Martin    Local    October 22, 2017 

Library planning escape room program

Community involvement is being encouraged at the Alva Public Library. The staff is looking at programs that will benefit and involve community members of all ages. Director Sandra Otte-Hamilton told the library board Tuesday that her staff is working...

 

Library seeks Alva POW camp photos

The World War II prisoner of war camp is a unique feature of Alva’s history. The Alva Public Library has been awarded a grant to learn about preserving history through images and wants to focus on this portion of community history. The library is...

 
 By Marione Martin    Local    October 22, 2017 

Parking lot video provides evidence

A parking lot surveillance camera fingered a suspect in a property damage report from a local bar. According to court papers, Teresa Nicole Garcia told Alva police on Aug. 21 that her pickup was scrat...

 
 By Marione Martin    Local    October 22, 2017 

Alva man charged with child neglect

An Alva man has been charged with two counts of felony child neglect. In both cases, the child talked to adults who then contacted police. On Oct. 12 and Oct. 13, James Curtis Shramek, 39, of Alva... Full story

 
 By Marione Martin    Local    October 22, 2017 

Alva man charged with domestic abuse

An Alva man has been charged in an attack on his ex-girlfriend. On Oct. 17 a charge of domestic abuse – prior pattern of physical abuse, a felony, was filed against Heath Ray Tomberlin, 28, of...

 
 By Jim Scribner    Local    October 22, 2017 

I was a snake oil salesman

One hundred and eighty people rode around the square on hay bale laden wagons Sunday afternoon, stopping periodically for a slice of Alva's history in Talk Of The Town. I hope everyone had a great...

 
 By Marione Martin    Local    October 22, 2017 

Alva woman accused of charges to another's credit card

An Alva woman is facing three misdemeanor charges regarding the use of a credit card belonging to someone else. Crystal Joy Martin, 40, of Alva has been charged with receiving, holding or concealing lost or mislaid card as well as two counts of... Full story

 
 By Marione Martin    Local    October 22, 2017 

OWRB to consider Alva loan Nov. 1

Alva took the next step in the process of hopefully obtaining a $2.635 million loan from the Oklahoma Water Resources Board (OWRB) Monday. Involved were three items on the Alva Utility Authority...

 
 By Marione Martin    Local    October 22, 2017 

'I love this town'

While many young people are eager to leave their familiar communities to explore the world, Drew Cunningham has a different outlook. He has recently returned to Alva to practice law with his father,...

 

Area religious services and events

Alva Church of God Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m. and worship at 10:30 a.m. Alva Church of God is located at 517 Ninth St. in Alva, and can be found on the web at www.AlvaChurchOfGod.org. Alva Friends Church Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m.;...

 
 By Max Ridgway    Local    October 20, 2017

It's not about you

We live in a world driven by performance. In everyday life your worth is determined by your work. If you don’t work, you don’t get paid. The more you work, the more you’re worth. Who you are and what you have is defined by what you do. In...

 
 By W. Jay Tyree    Local    October 20, 2017

Spiritually Speaking

The phones are already ringing! The good people of Alva and the surrounding area are ahead of the curve when it comes to generosity and excitement about the annual Warmth for Winter project at the College Hill Church of Christ. For those of you who...

 

Correction

In the article “Celebrating 50 years of the Sod House Museum,” Jack Baker, president of the OHS Board of Directors, was scheduled to give the presentation of the history of the museum. He will be unable to attend so Dr. Deena Fisher, vice...

 

More deer are on the roadway in fall and winter

It is time for the deer to be moving into a fall and winter pattern. This means there will be more deer on the roadway. Some tips for preventing a road accident are: 1. Be watchful of deer in the late evening and early morning, but deer can move...

 

ARC Board meets; hears that 34 basketball teams established

During the month of September, the rec park collected $47,691 and had expenditures of $49,523, making a loss of $1,832.26. The sales tax revenue constituted $45,691.71 of the collections. The pooled...

 

Pickup, train collide near Carmen

A man was in critical condition after his pickup was hit by a train near Carmen Tuesday morning. Benjamin Snook, 41, of Headrick was transported by Air Evac to OU Medical Center in Oklahoma City...

 

Arric, Sherman win Washington Book Fair raffle

This semester Washington Elementary conducted a raffle that collected over 300 pounds of food for the food bank and raised $110 for Scholastic’s All For Books program, which was used to purchase 25 new books for Washington students. Students...

 

Woods County commissioners join Arena Authority

The Woods County commissioners unanimously approved a legal document “accepting a beneficial interest as set in the Alva Arena Authority Trust indenture, as amended, designating Woods County,...

 

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