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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 W. Jay Tyree    Local    April 5, 2019

Spiritually Speaking

Part of this morning’s lecture in Ethics rotated around the teachings of Confucius, the 6th century BC scholar who wanted to bring China up from the brink of ruin. While we were discussing Confucius’ ideas on “the morally superior person” we...

 

Lindy Munsell signs to rodeo at Northwestern

A third member of the Munsell family recently signed to rodeo at Northwestern Oklahoma State University. Lindy Munsell of Vici will begin her rodeo career at Northwestern in the fall by competing in...

 

Northwestern's Red and Black Scroll Honor Society inducts 23 new members

Northwestern Oklahoma State University inducted 23 new members into the Red and Black Scroll Honor Society April 1 during a ceremony in the Student Center Wyatt Room. Red and Black Scroll recognizes...

 

Sue Burks selected as Campus Kudos winner for fall 2018

Sue Burks, financial aid assistant director at Northwestern Oklahoma State University, has been selected by the Staff Council as the recipient of the 2018 fall semester Campus Kudos Award. Melissa...

 
 By Arden Chaffee    Local    April 5, 2019

Helmets

You know from football injuries that concussion often can’t be prevented even with a helmet. The KTH Royal Research Institute in Stockholm claims that the blame for at least two-thirds of head...

 
 By Eric Scott    Sports    April 5, 2019

Lady Rangers Basketball Summer Camp, High School Skills Camp set

ALVA, Okla. – As the academic calendar continues to wind down, the slate of Northwestern Oklahoma State University sports camps continue to grow. The Northwestern women’s basketball program is excited to announce the addition of two camps to thei...

 
 By Roger Hardaway    Local    April 5, 2019

Random Thoughts

As I mentioned last week, my wife and I recently had a conversation about radio and television call letters. I realize that that might not sound like an interesting topic of discussion. Hopefully, I...

 

Spring softball camp scheduled for April 14

Northwestern Oklahoma State University softball has added a camp in the coming weeks for junior high and high school age athletes. Ranger softball will host the 2019 Spring Camp for ages 13 through 18 on April 14 at the Alva Rec Complex. The camp is...

 

Tuesday night bowling standings

Marshall's Old Timers: 72 ½ wins, 39 ½ losses Rollin Good Times: 65 ½ wins, 46 ½ losses Pony Boys: 65 wins, 47 losses Schuesslers: 64 wins, 48 losses Ten Pin Oil Men: 59 ½ wins, 52 ½ losses Knights of Columbus: 56 ½ wins, 55 ½ losses O-Bar:...

 
 By Eric Scott    Sports    April 5, 2019

Rangers clawed by Hillcats in midweek loss

CLAREMORE, Okla. – Northwestern Oklahoma State University baseball was unable to overcome an early offensive barrage by Rogers State Tuesday as the Rangers dropped the midweek contest for the Hillcats, 11-5. Northwestern (19-15, 9-11) will look...

 
 By Eric Scott    Sports    April 5, 2019

Northwestern men's golf team battles at DBU Patriot Classic

IRVING, Texas – Tyler Berryhill led the Northwestern Oklahoma State University men’s golfers Monday and Tuesday as the Rangers competed in the Dallas Baptist University Patriot Classic, held at the Hackberry Creek Golf Club in Irving, Texas....

 

Bailey unstoppable at the softball plate despite Ranger loss

ALVA, Okla. – The Northwestern Oklahoma State University Rangers softball team faced off against a solid Harding University (Arkansas) in their second doubleheader of the series on Monday afternoon. The Bisons held the Rangers to only nine hits on...

 
 By Eric Scott    Sports    April 5, 2019

Eller posts personal best; NWOSU women compete at HSU Spring Invite

MOUNTAIN HOME, Ark. – The Northwestern Oklahoma State University women’s golf team wrapped up its third spring event in style Tuesday as the Lady Rangers competed in the Henderson State University Spring Invite in Mountain Home, Arkansas. After...

 

Spring Alumni Reunion 2019 coming soon

Northwestern Oklahoma State University and the Northwestern Foundation & Alumni Association are preparing for the annual Spring Alumni Reunion honoring the classes of 1949, 1959, 1969 and 1994 on...

 
 By Trey Lunn    Sports    April 5, 2019

Goldbugs hit a wall after strong start against Drummond

The Alva Goldbugs lost 10-2 after strong start versus Drummond High School Monday afternoon. Despite allowing three hits in the top of the first inning, the Goldbugs responded by scoring two runs at...

 
 By Trey Lunn    Sports    April 5, 2019

Goldbugs are victorious over Oklahoma Bible

The Alva Goldbugs ended their losing streak with a 4-1 victory over Oklahoma Bible Academy Thursday evening. The Goldbugs found themselves on a six game losing streak entering the game against...

 

Tennis Teams Sweep Past John Brown Thursday

SHAWNEE – The home crowd was treated to a dominant performance by both Oklahoma Baptist tennis squads Thursday afternoon as the Bison and Lady Bison swept through John Brown 7-0 in both the men's and women's matches. The Bison were without Kevin...

 

SE's Buckingham Earns Second All-American Honor

DURANT, Okla. – Southeastern's Kevin Buckingham has added a fourth team Division II Bulletin All-American honor to his D2CCA All-American recognition to cap his 2018-19 season honors. He picks up Southeastern's first All-American recognition since...

 

SAU Tennis' Simas named GAC Player of the Week

RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. – The Great American Conference announced the league's Players of the Week accolades for the ninth week of the 2019 tennis season. Southern Arkansas swept the awards as Marko Nikoliuk and Simone Simas earned the Men's and...

 

SAU Tennis' Nikoliuk named GAC Player of the Week

RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. – The Great American Conference announced the league's Players of the Week accolades for the ninth week of the 2019 tennis season. Southern Arkansas swept the awards as Marko Nikoliuk earned the Men's award. Nikoliuk earned four...

 
 By Tim Talley    Regional    April 5, 2019

Oklahoma drops some claims against opioid manufacturers

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A week after reaching a $270 million settlement with the maker of OxyContin, Oklahoma's attorney general Thursday dropped some claims in its lawsuit against other drugmakers in an effort to force them to pay the cost of the...

 

Norman woman arrested in racist vandalism incidents

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Norman police say they've arrested a 45-year-old woman suspected of spray painting racist, anti-gay and anti-Semitic graffiti on Democratic Party offices in Norman and Oklahoma City in recent weeks. Police say they suspect...

 

Court upholds murder conviction in stabbing at Tulsa hotel

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals has upheld the murder conviction and life-without-parole sentence of a man in the stabbing death of a woman at a Tulsa hotel. The court on Thursday rejected an appeal by 28-year-old Jose...

 

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