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Alfalfa County Sheriff's Office logs

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 During this day there were six traffic stops and one controlled burn. 7:56 a.m. – Caller advised her house had been broken into in Kansas. Transferred call. 1:55 p.m. – Report of a reckless driver. 7:15 p.m. – Report...

 

Barber County Sheriff's Office log

February 25, 2019 Medicine Lodge EMS transported a patient to KS Heart. Sgt. Paasch responded to a harassment call on Pageant Road. Medicine Lodge EMS responded to call on Oak Street. Kiowa Fire responded to a vehicle fire on K-2. Deputy Woods...

 
 By Stacy Sanborn    Local    March 6, 2019

A surplus of surplus in Alfalfa County

Commissioners in Alfalfa County were busy at their Monday morning meeting with a lengthy three-page agenda this week. Two of those pages were filled with items to be declared surplus and then the resolutions for their disposal. The county officials k...

 

Kiowa Police Department weekly report

Kiowa Police Chief Nate Houston released the following weekly report: Feb. 25, 2019 Kiowa Police Department assisted Barber County Sheriff's Office with a vehicle fire at K-2/281 junction. There were no injuries; vehicle was a complete loss. 900...

 
 By Marione Martin    Local    March 6, 2019

New band teacher hired for Alva High

In a very informative meeting Monday, Alva Board of Education members hired a new high school band teacher, heard about programs at Longfellow School, and learned about the new school report cards...

 
 By Justin Tinder    Sports    March 6, 2019

Bison Bow Late Against Bronchos

EDMOND – Oklahoma Baptist had in-state rival Central Oklahoma wobbling but could not topple the Bronchos losing 7-2 Tuesday in baseball game at Edmond. OBU and UCO played seven innings knotted at two before the Bronchos broke open the game with...

 

SE Downs Rival ECU in Midweek Matchup

ADA, Okla. – Southeastern took advantage of 14 free passes and scored four runs in the ninth inning to pull away with a 9-1 victory over East Central in a non-conference road matchup in Ada, Oka., on Tuesday afternoon. The win moves the Savage...

 
 By Tanner Stiles    Sports    March 6, 2019

SNU's rally falls short as Storm fall 6-5 to OC

BETHANY, Okla. — In a non-conference battle with their archrival Oklahoma Christian, Southern Nazarene dropped a thriller at Feland Field 6-5 on Tuesday afternoon. The Crimson Storm (4-12) had an opportunity in the bottom of the ninth to walk-off...

 
 By Doug Self    Sports    March 6, 2019

Cooper Cantwell Claims Second GAC Pitcher of the Week Award of 2019

RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. – SWOSU senior starting pitcher Cooper Cantwell has been named the Great American Conference Pitcher of the Year for the second time this season after garnering the award on Tuesday for his performance on Saturday against...

 

SWOSU Baseball Prevails over USAO in Extra Innings

CHICKASHA, Okla. – SWOSU Baseball defeated University Science & Arts 9-6 after going into an extra-inning on Thursday afternoon. The Bulldogs were able to put up 10 hits on the offensive end while only committing one error on defense. SWOSU first...

 

Markwardt's double proves difference as OC wins at SNU

BETHANY, Okla. (March 5, 2019) – Hunter Markwardt hit what proved to be a decisive two-run double in the eighth inning and Oklahoma Christian hung on in the ninth to edge archrival Southern Nazarene 6-5 on a chilly Tuesday afternoon at Feland...

 

Wonder Boys shutout Tigers

RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. – Tristan Thomas went 3-for-5 with a double and four RBIs, Riley Hickerson went a perfect 4-for-4 and Drake Norton pitched six shutout innings, helping lead the Arkansas Tech Wonder Boy baseball team (13-8, 7-2 GAC) to a 10-0 shu...

 

ATU's Stroth, Robinson earn GAC weekly honors

RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. – Arkansas Tech sweeps the weekly conference awards as Britt Stroth has been named the Great American Conference Baseball Player of the Week, while Layton Robinson has been named the GAC Co-Pitcher of the Week the league office...

 
 By Scott Goode    Sports    March 6, 2019

Harding Women's Tennis Blanks Henderson State, Wins Sixth Straight

SEARCY – Harding women's tennis ran its winning streak to six straight matches Tuesday with a 7-0 nonconference victory over Henderson State at the Harding Tennis Courts. Harding (9-1) quickly took the doubles point with wins at all three doubles...

 
 By David Salley    Sports    March 6, 2019

Henderson Falls to Regionally Ranked Harding

SEARCY, Ark. — Harding got the best of Henderson State in the teams' first meeting of the year on Tuesday, defeating the Reddies 7-0 to win its sixth-straight match. The Lady Bisons (9-1), who were ranked No. 4 in the Central Region in the latest...

 
 By Jacob Pumphrey    Sports    March 6, 2019

Muleriders defeat Southeastern Oklahoma State in spirited GAC opener

MAGNOLIA, Ark. – (RV) Southern Arkansas knocked off the defending Great American Conference Champions and preseason favorite Savage Storm of Southeastern Oklahoma on Tuesday afternoon at the Live Oaks Tennis Courts as the Muleriders emerged...

 
 By Jacob Pumphrey    Sports    March 6, 2019

Lady Muleriders work quickly in GAC win against Southeastern Oklahoma

MAGNOLIA, Ark. – The Southern Arkansas Women's Tennis team picked up their seventh-consecutive win on Tuesday afternoon from the Live Oaks Tennis Courts as the Lady Muleriders dismissed Southeastern Oklahoma 4-0 in the Great American Conference...

 
 By Justin Goodno    Local    March 6, 2019

Barber County Cattlemen's Association Annual Meeting

The Barber County Cattlemen's Association will hold their annual meeting on Monday, March 18, at 6 p.m. at the Gyp Hills Guest Ranch (3393 SW Woodward Road), Medicine Lodge, Kansas. The evening will i...

 
 By Sean Murphy    Regional    March 6, 2019

Oklahoma GOP leaders agree to expand governor's power

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Republican legislative leaders reached an agreement Tuesday to expand the governor's power over agency directors, handing the state's new CEO-turned-Gov. Kevin Stitt a major policy victory early in the legislative session....

 

Body found near Lake Overholser bridge; third since February

BETHANY, Okla. (AP) — Police are investigating after a body was found at a central Oklahoma lake, making it the third body found near or in the lake in just over a week. Authorities responded Tuesday to Lake Overholser, on the border of Oklahoma...

 

Medical marijuana regulations clear Oklahoma Senate panel

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A bill to regulate Oklahoma's booming new medical marijuana industry has cleared another legislative hurdle on its way to the governor. The Senate Rules Committee voted unanimously Wednesday for the measure known as the "unity...

 

Drug companies want Oklahoma trial delayed in opioid case

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Pharmaceutical companies have asked for a 100-day postponement of an Oklahoma trial accusing them of fraudulently marketing drugs that have fueled the nation's opioid crisis. Several states have filed lawsuits against drugmaker...

 
 By Ken Miller    Regional    March 6, 2019

Police: Teen shot parents, believed they were Satanists

EDMOND, Okla. (AP) — A suburban Oklahoma City teen told investigators that his older brother told him that he shot and killed their parents because they had been communicating with him telepathically and were Satan worshippers, according to an...

 

2 children, adult die after Broken Arrow house fire

BROKEN ARROW, Okla. (AP) — Firefighters say two children and an adult have died following a house fire in Broken Arrow. Deputy Fire Chief Phil Reid said the three were found inside the home and one was dead at the scene of the Monday morning fire....

 

Remains identified as Texas man killed aboard USS Oklahoma

ABILENE, Texas (AP) — Military officials have identified a 37-year-old Navy seaman from Texas as one of the men killed aboard the USS Oklahoma in the Japanese bombing of Pearl Harbor. Authorities announced Tuesday that DNA and other analysis were...

 

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