Alva Review-Courier -

Articles from the April 28, 2021 edition

Sorted by date  Results 26 - 50 of 55

Page Up



Calderone-Gale announce engagement

Nick and Cheryl Calderone of Pataskala, Ohio, and Steve and Pam Gale of Alva, Oklahoma, are pleased to announce the upcoming marriage of their children, Gabrielle Calderone and Tyson Gale....

 

Cherokee FCCLA chapter recognized as Gold Star Chapter recipient

Recently, the Oklahoma Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) Organization recognized FCCLA chapters students from across the state as recipients for top achievement awards: Star Chap...

 

Fifthsister Art Gallery giveaway

The Fifthsister Art Gallery and Studio is offering an extraordinary opportunity for you to give to a great cause and have some great fun doing it! For every $50 donated to the Waynoka Historical...

 

Ridgway-Nuwer announce engagement

Max and April Ridgway of Alva, Oklahoma, and Michele A. Nuwer of Mountain Home, Arkansas, and Luther D. Woodson, Jr. of Buffalo, New York are excited to announce the upcoming marriage of their...

 

ERWIN JACKIE LITTRELL

Graveside services and burial for Erwin Jackie Littrell will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, April 29, 2021, at Pleasant Ridge Cemetery in Carmen, Oklahoma, under the direction of Wharton Funeral...

 

LONNIE POLSON

Lonnie Polson was born July 3, 1936, the son of Howard Ivan Polson and Ella Olena Haegert Polson, in Anthony, Kansas. He was a graduate of Okmulgee Oklahoma State Vo-Tech and his life work was spent...

 

ROBERT 'ROB' MELTON

A private, family memorial for Robert P. "Rob" Melton will be Saturday, May 1, 2021, at the First United Methodist Church, Alva, Oklahoma, at 10 a.m. A graveside service will follow at the Pond Creek...

 

SHIRLEY RUTH HURST

Shirley Ruth (Shafer) Hurst, resident of Cherokee, Oklahoma, was born in Fairview, Oklahoma, on August 11, 1934, to Guy Irving Shafer and Goldia LaVaughn Bartley Shafer. She passed away Thursday,...

 

HAZEL PAULINE HERREN

Graveside and burial services for Hazel Pauline Herren will be held on Wednesday, April 28, 2021, at 2 p.m. at Preston Hill Cemetery under the direction of Wharton Funeral Chapel. Online condolences...

 

Oklahoma governor signs bill to ban abortion if SCOTUS rules

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt signed a bill to immediately outlaw abortion in Oklahoma if the U.S. Supreme Court overturns the 1973 case that legalized abortion. Stitt signed the so-called "trigger" bill late Tuesday. The law...

 

Thunder snap 14-game skid with 119-115 win over Celtics

BOSTON (AP) — The Oklahoma City Thunder were on the verge of making some unpleasant history. Lu Dort made it his mission not to let that happen. Dort scored 24 points, Darius Bazley added 21 points and 10 rebounds, and the Thunder snapped a...

 

Doctors: More parents refuse COVID tests for their sick kids

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — Doctors are reporting that more parents are refusing to have their sick children tested for the coronavirus because they don't want to deal with the hassle if the result is positive. Pediatric Partners in the Kansas City...

 

AUTO RACING: Kansas and Texas highlight NASCAR, Indy slate

All Times Eastern NASCAR CUP SERIES Buschy McBusch Race 400 Site: Kansas City, Kansas. Schedule: Sunday, race, 3 p.m. (FS1). Track: Kansas Speedway Race distance: 267 laps, 400 miles. Last year: Denny Hamlin won in July after starting 10th. Last...

 

Police announce arrest in Wichita apartment shooting

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Police have announced an arrest in a weekend shooting at a Wichita apartment complex that killed one teen and injured another. Easton Palmer, 18, of Wichita, was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of first-degree murder and...

 

Wandering cops shuffle departments, abusing citizens

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Timothy Loehmann wanted to be a police officer like his father. He got a job in Independence, Ohio, but it didn't go well. His supervisors allowed him to quit after he suffered a "dangerous lack of composure" during firearms... Full story

 

Police say 1 parent ran over another in school parking lot

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A fight involving students and parents at a Kansas middle school became a police matter when one parent was run over and critically injured in the school's parking lot, police in Kansas City, Kansas, said. The incident...

 

Girl Scout cookies take flight in Virginia drone deliveries

Missing out on Thin Mints in the pandemic? A Google affiliate is using drones to deliver Girl Scout cookies to people's doorsteps in a Virginia community. The town of Christiansburg has been a testing ground for commercial delivery drones operated...

 

Judge won't release videos of deputies shooting Black man

ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. (AP) — A judge refused Wednesday to release body camera video showing North Carolina deputies shooting and killing a Black man, ruling that making the video public at this stage could jeopardize the investigation into Andrew...

 

AP sources: Feds search Rudy Giuliani's NYC home, office

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal agents on Wednesday raided Rudy Giuliani's Manhattan home and office, seizing computers and cell phones in a major escalation of the Justice Department's investigation into the business dealings of former President Donald...

 

Fed keeps key rate near zero, sees inflation as 'transitory'

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve is keeping its ultra-low interest rate policies in place, a sign that it wants to see more evidence of a strengthening economic recovery before it would consider easing its support. In a statement Wednesday,...

 

Deadly California arrest carries echoes of George Floyd case

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Police in Alameda, California, are under fire over the death of a Hispanic man who was pinned to the ground for more than five minutes in a video-recorded arrest that unfolded as a jury in Minneapolis was deliberating in the Ge...

 

AP analysis: The expected COVID baby boom may be a baby bust

NEW YORK (AP) — When most of the U.S. went into lockdown over a year ago, some speculated that confining couples to their homes — with little to entertain them beyond Netflix — would lead to a lot of baby-making. But the statistics suggest the...

 

The Hamburglar? How a story about meat limits fell apart

NEW YORK (AP) — President Joe Biden spent only a weekend as the "Hamburglar" in the conservative media world. But while the false story lasted, it moved with a damaging speed and breadth, another example of a closed ecosystem of information...

 

Page Down

Our Family of Publications Includes:

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2021