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Articles from the December 20, 2020 edition

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Menus for week of Dec. 21–25

Menu for Woods County Senior Citizens Monday – Spaghetti with meatballs, Italian vegetables, garlic bread, tossed salad with dressing, applesauce (diabetic: unsweetened applesauce) Tuesday – Oven-fried fish, tarter sauce, coleslaw, tater tots,...

 

More aircraft refueling at Alva airport

Last month members of the Alva Airport Commission agreed to let Airport Manager Derrick Courson lower fuel prices to 50 cents over the price paid for bulk fuel. Those prices seem to be paying off with more aircraft stopping in Alva to fill their...

 

With financing in place, the Alva Arena moves toward construction

Construction of the Alva Arena could be underway by next spring. Plans for the venue took a giant step forward Tuesday when financing was approved. The pandemic put plans on the backburner for much of the year as the Alva Arena Authority waited for...

 

Alva City Council to vote on new ambulance billing company

The Alva City Council will meet Monday, Dec. 21, at 6:30 p.m. Instead of meeting in the City Hall council chambers, the council will be meeting in a classroom of the Alva Recreation Center where they will have more space for social distancing. Since...

 

Celebrate the New Year with a First Day Hike

OKLAHOMA CITY – In keeping with an annual tradition, Oklahoma State Parks will again host First Day Hikes on Jan. 1, 2021. The free, guided hikes present an opportunity to begin the New Year on a...

 

Alva couple leaves generous legacy to the community

A couple who spent their lives educating students recently provided a generous legacy through substantial bequests from their estate. Moving to Alva in 1953, Warren (Bud) and Maxine Nichols were well...

 

Northwestern offices closing for holiday break

Northwestern Oklahoma State University will close for the holiday break beginning Wednesday, Dec. 23. All Northwestern locations and offices will reopen Monday, Jan. 4, 2021. Northwestern’s 16-week spring semester classes will begin on Monday,...

 

Coffeetime: Just. Don't. Do. It.

Accustomed to spending Christmas Day packed with beloved family, or close friends? Or a mixture of both, in a free-for-all party of fun and food? Now it is true, most of us do have a person who is a...

 

Murdock's Minutes: Redistricting town hall in Woodward Jan. 13

The first session of the 58th Legislature is now just a few weeks away, and preparations continue at the Capitol. I am very happy to share that I’ve been asked by Senate President Pro Tempore Greg Treat to continue to serve as chair of the Senate A...

 

Merry Christmas to all

I hope it is good for you. If you want to give me a present, thank you. Either leave it on your porch or mine, and I will spray it with Lysol and then open it. I use peppermint scent, so the cookies...

 

Goldbugs top Pioneer Mustangs 58-42

In an unusual Friday afternoon game, the Alva Goldbugs traveled to Timberlake High School in Helena to take on the Pioneer-Pleasant Vale Mustangs. The contest came about due to some basketball teams...

 

3-ball carries Fort Hays State women's basketball past Central Oklahoma

EDMOND, Okla. – A blistering second half again lifted the Fort Hays State women’s basketball team to a road victory. After breaking away from Newman last Saturday with a 31-point third quarter, the Tigers did more of the same on Tuesday against...

 

Woods County Communication logs

Friday, December 11, 2020 7:21 a.m. – Report of a reckless driver. 3:21 p.m. – Medic needed in Medford. 6 p.m. – Medic needed. 10:18 p.m. – Welfare check needed at Forth Street and Oklahoma Boulevard. Saturday, December 12, 2020 7:59 a.m....

 

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 obtai...

 

Woods County real estate transactions

Real Estate Transfers Book 1310 page 1023: Aran Lee Cook conveys unto Shawna Beth Cook: Section 7, township 24N, range 15W, NE4. Quit claim deed. Book 1311 page 129: Rodney A. Mesenbrink and Stacy Ashworth convey unto Rodney A. Mesenbrink Revocable...

 

BEVERLY JO ROOTS

Celebration of life service for Beverly Jo Roots will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, December 22, 2020, at Marshall Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Rod Rieger officiating. Interment will be in the Hardtner...

 

ANTHONY LOVELACE

Visitation with family present for Anthony Lovelace will be held on Monday, December 21, 2020, from 9 a.m. to noon. The memorial service will then follow at 2 p.m. where Anthony keeps his cattle on the land owned by Judy Trekell-Kirby. A procession...

 

No. 12 Sooners win 6th B12 title in row, 27-21 over Iowa St

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Oklahoma coach Lincoln Riley remembered two specific moments right after the No. 12 Sooners won their sixth consecutive Big 12 championship. There was the uncertainty of what was next when players were sent home after one...

 

New Mexico makes employment gains amid virus restrictions

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Labors officials say local governments have shed thousands of jobs in New Mexico amid the coronavirus pandemic. The Department of Workforce Solutions on Friday announced that the overall statewide unemployment rate has fallen...

 

2 Oklahoma men accused of virus relief fraud

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Two men have been charged after being accused by authorities of fraudulently applying for small business loans intended for coronavirus relief in Oklahoma, according to federal prosecutors. Authorities allege Rafael Maturino,...

 

Arizona public, charter schools to face budget deficit

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona public and charter schools will face a $266 million budget deficit because the state gives money to remote learning schools at a lower rate than they do to in-person schools. The state Department of Education has released dat...

 

Official: Hope, long road still ahead with COVID vaccines

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma health officials say while the state has taken an important step with the start of vaccinations to combat the coronavirus pandemic, there is still "a long road ahead of us." Oklahoma has received all of its initial...

 

Sheriff of pandemic ravaged Kansas county dies of virus

QUINTER, Kan. (AP) — A sheriff in a northwestern Kansas county that has been hard-hit by the pandemic has died of the virus. The Gove County Sheriff's Office described Sheriff Allan Weber as an "extraordinary public servant" in a Facebook post Frid...

 

AP: Oklahoma spent $87M on medical gear in early virus wave

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — In the early months of the coronavirus pandemic, Oklahoma spent about $87 million on personal protective gear and medical equipment, much of it going to companies that were quickly formed as states scrambled to buy items such...

 

Wichita records largest earthquake in at least 5 years

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Multiple earthquakes rattled Wichita on Saturday, with the largest measuring 3.7 on the Richter scale. That makes the trembler the largest on record in the city in the last five years, although its still is considered...

 

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