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Freedom birthdays and anniversaries

Happy Birthday To March 22: Brianna Louthan, Bruce Stansberry, Karen Kurz March 23: Arly Eden, Hilda Craig March 24: Jena Daughhetee, Kale Pierce, Channing Joy Ferguson March 25: Dawn Schwartz, Mabel Schroeder, Jariah Fisher March 26: Roger Wagner, L...

 

Freedom United Methodist Church news

On March 18, the fifth Sunday of Lent, the order of services at the Freedom United Methodist Church was: Prelude by Janell Reutlinger Opening prayer by Pastor Woody Hamon Call to Worship – Psalms 30:1-12 led by Shirley Wagner Opening hymn “Oh How...

 

Freedom school calendar

Monday, March 19 – Friday, March 23: Spring break Tuesday, March 27: NWOSU FFA Interscholastics Wednesday, March 28: Bullying presentations, 9 a.m. Wednesday, March 28: 4-H Meeting, 3:30 p.m. Thursday, March 29: Alabaster Caverns Day Friday, March...

 
 By Lynn L. Martin    Local    March 22, 2018

Freedom Town Board concerned about water depletion from fire fighting

Stuart Page, Freedom's maintenance supervisor, told the town board Wednesday night that he is concerned about running out of water in the water tower if firefighters battling rural grass fires refill...

 

Items not allowed in the Freedom dump

The landfill will not accept appliances of any kind, no pipe, cable wire, wire rope (including barbwire), tires, car batteries, ashes or dead carcasses, absolutely no geology wire and poly pipe cut into less than 6 foot pieces. Tree limbs must be...

 
 By Lynn L. Martin    Local    March 22, 2018

Excise board approves monthly expenditures

The regular March meeting was very short for the Woods County Excise Board. Other than meeting quorum requirements and minutes approval, the only item was monthly appropriations, which were as...

 

ECU Baseball On Wrong Side of Rivalry Game at Southeastern

DURANT, OKLA. – The East Central University baseball team ended up dropping a 10-9 decision in 10 innings in a non-conference arch rivalry game at Southeastern Oklahoma State. The Tigers (2-22, 1-14 GAC) ended up with 13 hits in the game, the same...

 

Carr Named GAC Golfer of the Week

SHAWNEE – Michelle Carr is the Great American Conference Women's Golfer of the Week, the conference office announced Wednesday afternoon. Carr finished in a tie for fifth place at the Holiday Inn MWSU Women's Spring Invitational to match the best...

 

Watson Earns Louisville Slugger/NFCA National Honor

DURANT, Okla. – Elexis Watson added to her honors after her outstanding weekend performance, earning Louisville Slugger/NFCA Division II Player of the Week a day after taking home both Great American Conference Player and Freshman of the Week...

 

James Takes Home GAC Weekly Honor

DURANT, OKLA. – For the fourth-time this season Southeastern golfer Zach James has been named the Great American Conference Men's Golfer of the Week, this time for his performance in winning the Lion Invite at Tanglewood. James, a junior from...

 

Storm Rally To Down ECU in 10th

DURANT, OKLA. – Southeastern rallied from a four-run deficit over the final two innings to force extras and took advantage by picking up a 10-9 win in 10 innings over rival East Central on Tuesday afternoon in a non-conference matchup at The...

 

SE Wins Lion Invitational at Tanglewood

POTTSBORO, Texas – Southeastern had three top-10 finishers, led by tournament champion Zach James, en route to a 12-stroke team victory at the Lion Invite at Tanglewood Resort on Tuesday. The Savage Storm carded a second round tally of 293 after...

 
 By Doug Self    Sports    March 22, 2018

Tucker Selected to HERO Sports Division II All-America Team

BELLEVUE, Wash. – For the second time this week, SWOSU junior guard Hailey Tucker has been named an All-American as HERO Sports unveiled their 10-member 2017-18 All-American Team on Wednesday. This is the second year for the HERO Sports Division...

 
 By Doug Self    Sports    March 22, 2018

Bulldogs Struggle in Non-Conference Matchup with Cameron

LAWTON, Okla. – SWOSU Softball dropped both ends of a non-conference doubleheader against in-state rival Cameron on Wednesday in Lawton. SWOSU (1-25) returns to action this weekend with a Great American Conference series against...

 
 By Doug Self    Sports    March 22, 2018

Pitching Stellar in Dawgs Midweek Win over Oklahoma Christian

WEATHERFORD, Okla. – Three SWOSU pitchers combined to allow just three hits and one run as the Bulldogs defeated Oklahoma Christian 5-1 on Tuesday afternoon at the Athletic Complex in Weatherford. The Bulldogs got a strong start out of Jose Laboy,...

 

Southwestern quiets OC bats to win nonconference game

WEATHERFORD, Okla. (March 20, 2018) – Three Southwestern Oklahoma State pitchers limited Oklahoma Christian to just three hits as the Bulldogs cruised to a 5-1 win over OC on Tuesday afternoon. OC (8-9) managed only a second-inning single and seven...

 

Lady Eagles crush field to win Hillcat Classic

OWASSO, Okla. (March 20, 2018) – The ninth tournament win in Oklahoma Christian women's golf history proved to be one of its most dominant. With all five starters finishing in the top 12 – and three in the top six – the Lady Eagles rolled to a...

 

Powell Named GAC Track Athlete of the Week

RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. – Rogers State's Quintin Powell was named the Great American Conference Men's Track Athlete of the Week as announced by the GAC on Tuesday (March 20) afternoon. Powell, a senior from Oklahoma City, won the 200- and 400-meter...

 

Julia Schoch named GAC Women's Tennis Player of the Week

RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. - Julia Schoch has been named the Great American Conference Women's Tennis Player of the Week, the league office announced Wednesday. Schoch, a freshman from Montreal, Canada, helped the Golden Suns to a 2-1 record over the past...

 

Robinson fans 10 as Wonder Boys defeat Ozarks

RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. – Layton Robinson allowed just one unearned run in his first start of the season on Tuesday, pitching a complete-game with 10 strikeouts to lead Arkansas Tech to a 3-1 win over the University of the Ozarks. NEXT UP Arkansas Tech...

 
 By Troy Mitchell    Sports    March 22, 2018

Reddies Drop Midweek Game to Mississippi College 7-3

Henderson State traveled to Clinton, Mississippi for a midweek game on Tuesday with Mississippi College with the Choctaws overcoming a 3-0 deficit to beat the Reddies 7-3. The Reddies, 16-10 on the year, got on the board first in the fourth inning...

 

With police near, suspected Austin bomber blows himself up

PFLUGERVILLE, Texas (AP) — As a SWAT team closed in, the suspected bomber whose deadly explosives terrorized Austin for three weeks used one of his own devices to blow himself up. But police warned that he could have planted more bombs before his...

 

Trump swings behind massive budget; big military increase

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional leaders all but finalized a sweeping $1.3 trillion budget bill Wednesday that substantially boosts military and domestic spending but leaves behind young immigrant "Dreamers," deprives President Donald Trump some of...

 

2nd high bond set in Stoneman Douglas-related case

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A relatively high bond was imposed Wednesday in a case involving a student who brought a knife to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, one day after the same judge set a $500,000 bond for the brother of the shooting...

 

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