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Twentieth Century Club November meeting

The Twentieth Century Club met in the Fireside Room of the Cherokee Strip Museum on Nov. 16, with Nicki Chaffee as hostess and Evelyn Kramp as co-hostess. Paula Bloyd, president, welcomed 11 members and led the group in the flag salute and Club...

 

November meeting of Cherokee Outlet DAR

The November meeting of the Cherokee Outlet Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution was held on Nov. 9 at the Alva Library. The regular business meeting was held and the group began the process to elect new officers for 2018-2019. Also...

 

Household Executives OHCE group learn ways to keep the mind active

The Household Executive OHCE Group met in the Fireside Room of the Cherokee Museum with Carolyn Gasaway as hostess and Evelyn Kramp as co-hostess. The meeting was called to order by President Carolyn Gasaway. She lead the flag salute. The quote was...

 

Menus for the week of Dec. 4–8

Breakfast Menu for Alva Public Schools Monday – Whole grain Fruit Loops, toast, fruit cocktail, juice, milk Tuesday – Sausage patty, biscuit, peaches, juice, milk Wednesday – Whole grain Trix, cinnamon toast, applesauce, juice, milk Thursday...

 

Superintendent search method on school board agenda

The Alva Board of Education will discuss how to search for a new superintendent during their regular Monday meeting. The board will meet at 5 p.m. in the district office at 418 Flynn. Last week the board met with a representative of the Oklahoma...

 

Drug arrest results from traffic stop

A traffic stop last weekend in Alva landed the driver in jail on a marijuana charge. Kobee Lane Barnett, 18, of Alva has been charged with distribution of controlled dangerous substance – including possession with intent to distribute, a felony....

 

BNSF designates three new properties as Certified Sites

BNSF Railway Company (BNSF) announced today that three new properties have been awarded the company's Certified Site designation. The sites, located in Minot, North Dakota; Avard, Oklahoma; and Sioux Falls, South Dakota, have already been scouted by...

 

Alva Middle students perform well at scholastic competition

Alva Middle School students won big at the Chamberlain Middle School Scholastic competition at Fairview on Oct. 24. All students placing in the top three qualify for the Tournament of Champions Academic Competition to be held in April 2018. 6th...

 

Native Grazing Lands Protection in the Central Great Plains program

The Nature Conservancy and the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is excited to announce an opportunity for ranchers and property owners in the Flint Hills and Red Hills (or Gyp Hills) of Oklahoma. This announcement relates to a portion...

 

December OBI Blood Drive looking for 100 donors Dec. 6

Northwestern Oklahoma State University’s Alva campus is partnering with the Oklahoma Blood Institute (OBI) for a one-day blood drive on Wednesday, Dec. 6, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Student Center Ranger Room. The blood donor goal for the...

 

Northwestern's fall commencement ceremony to be held Dec. 10

Fall commencement at Northwestern Oklahoma State University will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 10, in Percefull Fieldhouse. Mary Margaret Miller, a 1986 and 1989 graduate of Northwestern, will provide the commencement speech. Miller graduated...

 

Northwestern Fine Arts Department to present annual 'Holiday Gala' concert Dec. 9

The traditional Northwestern Oklahoma State University Holiday Gala Concert presented by the Fine Arts Department is set for Saturday, Dec. 9, at 7 p.m. in Herod Hall Auditorium followed by the annual tree lighting ceremony. The event is free and...

 

PHILIPP E. RING

Rosary for Philipp E. Ring was at 3 p.m., Saturday, November 18, 2017, at Downing & Lahey Mortuary. Memorial Services will be at 11 a.m., Wednesday, December 6, 2017, at Sacred Heart Catholic...

 
 By Jim Scribner    Local    December 3, 2017

Well, we have another dilemma

At the cost of fines, do you pay your water bill or fines? On the other hand if you sit it out in jail, you get food. lodging, baths and medical benefits. I got a couple of calls about the new fines...

 

Joby Allen to compete at the 2017 Permit Challenge

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – On Thursday, Dec.7, 33 contestants will compete in the Permit Challenge at the South Point Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The top five Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA) Permit holders in each rodeo event are invited to co...

 

Lady Rangers wrap up road swing with 80-45 loss to Arkansas Tech

RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. – The Northwestern Oklahoma State women's basketball team wrapped up their first conference road trip of the season with an 80-45 loss at the hands of Arkansas Tech Saturday afternoon. The Lady Rangers consistently attempted to...

 

Correction

In the sports news release about the passing of Jordan Click on Friday, Dec. 1, there was an error. It was stated a professional hockey team in Denver, the Colorado Rapids, made Jordan a part of their family. It should have stated the Colorado...

 

Woods County Communications phone log

Thursday, November 23, 2017 1:51 p.m. Reporting party (RP) advised of a broken window in the 800 block of Center. Possible vandalism. 2:32 p.m. Report of cattle out on SH-45. 4:30 p.m. RP advised they were shot in the foot on County Road 420 and...

 

Woods County court filings

According to the affidavits and petitions on file, the following individuals have been charged. An individual is innocent of any charges listed below until proven guilty in a court of law. All information is a matter of public record and may be...

 

Marriage License Filings

Mitchell Shane Terrel and Rylee Danlyn Stockton, both of Alva, filed for a marriage license (no counseling) ($50)....

 

Woods County real estate

Real Estate Transfers Book 1269 page 866: James Inman and Sharon Inman, a married couple, unto James and Sharon Inman Revocable trust dated November, 2017. South ½ of the northwest quarter of the southwest quarter of the southeast uarter; southeast...

 

Woods County Sheriff's Office phone log

Thursday, November 23, 2017 10:16 a.m. Church called about lunch. 10:26 a.m. Dispatch called. Friday, November 24, 2017 9:03 a.m. Dispatch called to report a horse was out. 9:34 a.m. Returning call for the horse out. 10:22 a.m. Woman called about...

 

Sneak up to the fourth floor of Jesse Dunn to see Aria's art

On her first day in Alva after arriving to serve as NWOSU's Artist in Residence, Christine Aria was exploring the campus and found her way to an abandoned room on the fourth floor of the Jesse Dunn...

 

Oklahoma Hospital Association annual business meeting changes

The Oklahoma Hospital Association (OHA) installed a new board chairman and elected new board members during its annual business meeting on Nov. 1. David Whitaker, chief administrative officer,...

 

Northwestern alumna scheduled as fall 2017 commencement speaker

Alva native Mary Margaret Miller, a 1986 and 1989 graduate of Northwestern Oklahoma State University, will deliver the commencement address at the University's fall graduation ceremony on Sunday,...

 

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