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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.;...

 

The last weapon

Over the last month, a video has surfaced, and gone viral, of a man cutting up his AR-15 with a chop saw. His point was that he was going to destroy this weapon so that it could never kill anyone. With the weapon cut up into pieces, it was now incapa...

 
 By W. Jay Tyree    Local    April 13, 2018

Spiritually Speaking

On Tuesday of this week, I had the honor of teaching on Jesus’ trial before Pilate and the Messiah’s eventual execution on the hill of Golgotha. Though we didn’t have the time to go into great depth concerning each of the things Jesus said...

 
 By Marione Martin    Local    April 13, 2018

New manager at Alva Airport

The Alva Regional Airport has a new manager. Tyson Tucker is getting up-to-speed on his responsibilities. During the airport commission meeting Monday, he reported fuel sales in March were up about $6,000 from February. March sales totaled...

 
 By Marione Martin    Local    April 13, 2018

All Woods County incumbents file with election board

As of 4 p.m. Thursday, all four Woods County incumbents had filed unopposed for re-election. Filing continues until 5 p.m. today. Filing with the Woods County Election Board on Wednesday were John Smiley, District e Commissioner; David Hamil,...

 

April program of the Northwest Genealogy Society

Northwest Oklahoma Genealogy Society guest speaker Virginia Downing will present “Whatever Happened to Your Civil War Veterans” on Saturday, April 14, at 10:30 a.m. in the Alva Public Library. Over three million of our ancestors fought in the...

 

Spring Alumni Reunion Outstanding Graduates

The Northwestern Foundation & Alumni Association will recognize six Outstanding Graduates during the annual Spring Reunion Banquet on Saturday, April 28 at 6 p.m. The honored alumni include Tim Rundel, class of 1993, Arts category; Doyle Hill, class...

 

Baseball, Hot Dogs & Apple Pie is just around the corner

Northwestern Oklahoma State University alumni, friends and community are invited to attend “Baseball, Hot Dogs & Apple Pie” on Tuesday, April 17. The event will take place at the David Allen Memorial Ballpark in Enid starting at 7 p.m. as they ho...

 

EVA LEE CHAMBERS

Funeral services for Eva Lee Chambers will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 17, 2018, at the Marshall Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Louis Garcia officiating. Interment will be 4 p.m. Tuesday, April 17, 2018, at the Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery in...

 

LINDA CARRICO

Funeral services will be Saturday, April 14, 2018, at 1:30 p.m. at Hopeton Wesleyan Church with Reverend M.L. Hadsell officiating. Burial will follow in Freedom Cemetery at 3:30 p.m. Family...

 
 By Arden Chaffee    Local    April 13, 2018

Stressed out kids

“Today’s kids are too stressed.” We hear that with each succeeding generation. The stressors today are not that different from those of a century ago if you look at the classic pressure to...

 
 By John D. Doak    Local    April 13, 2018

Time to focus on retirement

Daily life and the pressure of just thinking about the future can make planning for your retirement seem daunting. However, there are opportunities to calm these apprehensions. That’s why the Oklahoma Insurance Department is supporting the...

 
 By Roger Hardaway    Local    April 13, 2018

Random Thoughts

American novelist and short story author Frederick Schiller Faust was better known to readers of his works as Max Brand. Faust, however, also used other pseudonyms because he wrote so much. Brand...

 
 By Eric Scott    Sports    April 13, 2018

Bugs score 37 runs first two games of tourney

MIDWEST CITY, Okla. – There wasn’t any problem scoring runs for the Alva High School baseball team on Thursday afternoon in a windy Midwest City as the Goldbugs split a pair of games on opening day of the 2018 Bill Tipton Classic. The classic is...

 
 By Eric Scott    Sports    April 13, 2018

Track teams take part in South Barber meet

KIOWA, Kan. – For the second time in as many meets, the Alva High School girls track and field team return home with a third-place finish, while the boys finished fourth, at the South Barber Invitational in Kiowa, Kansas, on Tuesday. Earning top...

 
 By NWOSU Sports    Sports    April 13, 2018

Baseball splits with OPSU on the road

GOODWELL, Okla. – Northwestern Oklahoma State baseball took to the road Tuesday as they wrapped up a tough stretch of five games in three days with a non-conference doubleheader against Oklahoma Panhandle State University. The Rangers exploded for...

 
 By NWOSU Sports    Sports    April 13, 2018

Rangers to honor seniors this weekend

ALVA, Okla. – The Northwestern Oklahoma State baseball team will honor 11 seniors during this weekend's series against Ouachita Baptist. The seniors that are to be honored at 12:30 p.m. on Saturday afternoon are: Tyler Bernhardt, Watonga; Matthew...

 
 By NWOSU Sports    Sports    April 13, 2018

Ponce, Zickafoose power Rangers to Game 1 win over SNU

ALVA, Okla. – Northwestern Oklahoma State got a much-needed win over Southern Nazarene Sunday night as they took down the Crimson Storm 5-4 at Myers Stadium. Walker Wharton threw six strong innings but settled for a no-decision after the Storm...

 
 By NWOSU Sports    Sports    April 13, 2018

Ranger take home 7th place finish in Hardscrabble Invitational

FORT SMITH, Ark. – The Northwestern Oklahoma State men's golf team wrapped up day one of the 2018 UAFS Hardscrabble Invitational in eighth place after a two-round total of 606 (300-306). The Rangers entered the final round of the event just 11 stro...

 
 By NWOSU Rodeo    Sports    April 13, 2018

Munsell moves to the region lead

ALVA, Okla. – Breakaway roper Taylor Munsell has a Monster of a story. That’s because her horse, Monster, has been through quite a bit and was the driving force for her victory this past weekend at the Garden City (Kansas) Community College rodeo...

 
 By NWOSU Sports    Sports    April 13, 2018

Softball series pushed back this weekend in Arkadelphia

ALVA, Okla. – There are heavy chances for rain on Friday in Arkadelphia, Arkansas, where the Northwestern Oklahoma State softball team is scheduled to play a four-game series with Ouachita Baptist, but it has been pushed back a day where the...

 
 By NWOSU Sports    Sports    April 13, 2018

Ranger softball falls in first contest, Game 2 suspended due to darkness

BETHANY, Okla. – It was a crazy day in Bethany Saturday as Northwestern Oklahoma State and Southern Nazarene battled it out in the first game where the Crimson Storm came out on the winning side, 1-0 in a long 14-inning game while the second was...

 
 By NWOSU Sports    Sports    April 13, 2018

Lady Rangers fall in both games in doubleheader

BETHANY, Okla. – Picking up where they left off yesterday, Northwestern Oklahoma State prevailed in Game Two of the series, 8-5 over Southern Nazarene. Following the continuance, the Rangers were defeated in both games by the Crimson Storm, 3-6...

 
 By NWOSU Sports    Sports    April 13, 2018

Wilson leads Lady Ranger golfers to 6th place finish

FORT SMITH, Ark. – The Northwestern Oklahoma State women's golf team wrapped up the opening two rounds of the UAFS Hardscrabble Invitational in seventh place after posting rounds of 346 and 349 for a 695 total. One week removed from posting the...

 

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