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Avard Regional Rail Park Authority shows profit

The profit and loss sheet for the Avard Regional Rail Park showed income of $70,170 for the third quarter of 2017. The expense side of the ledger showed expenses for development, insurance, mortgages, etc., so that the net ordinary income was...

 

Freedom birthdays and anniversaries

Happy Birthday To Oct. 12: Bobby Beer Oct. 13: David Thompson, Sam Burnham, Suzanne Hardy, Tanya Darr Oct. 14: Dale Wares, Jennifer Whittet, Patricia Dauphin Oct. 15: DeWana Leonard, Kirk Darr, Regina Wilson, Colton Smith Oct. 16: Kriste Wood, Jan Ed...

 

Fall armyworms a devastating pest for many Oklahomans

STILLWATER, Oklahoma – It was bad news for Dewey producer Frank Indo, who lost 14 acres of alfalfa almost overnight to a pest Oklahoma State University Cooperative Extension agricultural educators and specialists have been strongly warning the...

 
 By Cora Vaughan    Local    October 12, 2017

Freedom Book Fair to be Oct. 13–18

On Oct. 13–18 Freedom Public School will have their annual book fair. The Scholastic Book Fair is a reading event that you can get involved in to help shape your child’s mind. If you are unable to attend the fair in person you can visit our...

 

Freedom United Methodist Church news

Sunday, Oct. 8, the order of services at the Freedom United Methodist Church was: Prelude by Janell Reutlinger Call to Worship led by Dixie Stansberry Hymn “Wonderful Words of Life” led by Debra Brown, song leader Opening Prayer led by Shirley...

 

Carnival

On Saturday, Oct. 14, Freedom Public School will have their annual school carnival. It will be held in the Legion Building at 5:30 p.m. As usual, students in grades 6–12 will have booths with a wide variety of games. Come out to see us and support...

 
 By Blake Lee    Local    October 12, 2017

Freedom Carnival Royalty candidates

This year the Freedom School Carnival is Oct. 14. Following are the 2017-18 Freedom School Carnival King and Queen candidates: 6th Grade – Maddison Kirkpatrick and Jack Morris 7th Grade – Lucy Ibarra and Dominic Duke 8th Grade – Arianna White...

 

Northwestern to close for fall break Oct. 19-20

Employees and students at Northwestern Oklahoma State University will be able to enjoy a few days off and out of classes as the university will close for fall break on Thursday, Oct. 19, and Friday, Oct. 20. Northwestern’s offices will be closed...

 

Northwestern Homecoming was an all-around success

ALVA, Okla. – Hundreds gathered around the downtown square on Saturday, Sept. 30, for Northwestern Oklahoma State University's annual Homecoming parade, then headed to Ranger Field to watch the...

 

Theatre production 'Vanities' set for Oct. 12-14; open to the public

ALVA, Okla. – Mickey Jordan, a senior speech and theatre major from Iowa Park, Texas, will be directing his first capstone theatrical production from Northwestern Oklahoma State University’s Department of Fine Arts titled “Vanities” at 7...

 

SE Tripped up in Midweek Road Contest

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. – Southeastern took a midweek step out of conference play to take on Oklahoma City on Tuesday night, falling 3-0 in Oklahoma City, Okla. The loss drops the Savage Storm to 5-16 on the year overall as they return to Great...

 
 By Doug Self    Sports    October 12, 2017

Dawgs Take Down Southwestern Christian in Straight Sets

WEATHERFORD, Okla. – The SWOSU Volleyball team avenged an earlier defeat this season with a 3-0 victory over Southwestern Christian on Tuesday evening at the Pioneer Cellular Event Center. Set scores for the match were 25-21, 25-23, 25-19. SWOSU...

 

SWOSU Rides Past Northwestern With Two Hat Tricks

ALVA, Okla. – SWOSU Soccer's Alimata Rabo and Sandra Nabweteme both scored hat tricks against Northwestern on Tuesday as the Bulldogs shutout the Rangers 6-0 to collect the regular-season sweep over NWOSU. It was another slow start for the...

 

Golden Suns finish first at Midwest Classic

WARRENSBURG, Mo. – Arkansas Tech put together the lowest score as a team in round two of the UCM Midwest Classic on Tuesday, winning the tournament by two strokes. Avery Struck led the Golden Suns with a 76 (+5) in the second round to tie for...

 

Golden Suns set GAC record with 22 consecutive wins

RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. - No. 16 Arkansas Tech set a Great American Conference record for consecutive victories on Tuesday, as the Golden Suns defeated Central Baptist and Lyon for their 21st and 22nd straight wins. UP NEXT Arkansas Tech (22-0, 7-0 GAC)...

 
 By Scott Goode    Sports    October 12, 2017

Champions! Harding Men's Golf Wins Holiday Inn Express Classic on Second Playoff Hole

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. – In its previous two tournaments, Harding men's golf raised eyebrows with two top-five finishes. Tuesday, the Bisons got everyone's attention by winning the 20-team Holiday Inn Express Classic, hosted by Missouri Western State at t...

 
 By Scott Goode    Sports    October 12, 2017

Harding Women's Golf Places Second in Oklahoma, Best Finish in Four Seasons

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. – Sophomore Bryle Alcorn and freshman Kiera Smith both finished in the top 10 and led Harding women's golf to its best team finish in more than four seasons Tuesday at the GAC Preview. Harding shot 310 in Monday's opening...

 

Women's Golf Races Past the Field to Win GAC Preview

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. — The Henderson State women's golf team, despite tougher conditions in the second round, posted a 323 on Tuesday to win the Great American Conference Preview by 15 strokes with a two-round score of 622. The Reddies were led by...

 

APNewsBreak: VA abruptly drops plan to suspend ethics law

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Department of Veterans Affairs abruptly dropped plans Wednesday to suspend an ethics law barring employees from receiving benefits from for-profit colleges. The move comes after criticism from government watchdogs who warned...

 

Trump turns back to tax overhaul; pitch aimed at truckers

WASHINGTON (AP) — After days dominated by friction with his secretary of state and a Republican senator, President Donald Trump is trying to refocus on his top legislative priority, traveling to Pennsylvania to pitch his tax overhaul as a boon for...

 

Odd bedfellows fight Trump bid to boost coal, nuclear energy

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration says coal is back and nuclear energy is cool. Not at the expense of natural gas, wind and solar, insists an unusual coalition of business and environmental groups. Dow Chemical, Koch Industries and U.S....

 

Judge allows Dakota Access pipeline to keep running

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A federal judge ruled Wednesday that the Dakota Access oil pipeline can continue operating while a study is completed to assess its environmental impact on an American Indian tribe. U.S. District Judge James Boasberg's...

 

Man sues city for arresting him over parody Facebook page

CLEVELAND (AP) — A man acquitted of a felony for creating a fake Facebook page that parodied a suburban Cleveland police department is suing the city, saying they violated his right to free speech. Anthony Novak filed the lawsuit Tuesday against...

 

Deadly California wildfires keep growing in size and number

SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — The wildfires tearing through California wine country flared anew Wednesday, growing in size and number as authorities issued new evacuation orders and announced that hundreds more homes and businesses had been lost. The...

 

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