Top, Charlotte Brown paints a sea turtle on Hazel Melson’s face at the Beyond City Limits Car Show Saturday at the Lincoln County fairgrounds. Pictured above are two of the impressive rides at the show. Photos/Chelsea Weeks
The Meeker Town Board, meeting as the Public Works Authority, voted this week to raise water, sewer and trash rates effective Nov. 1. Town Administrator Dickie Walton explained to the Trustees that several months ago the city of Shawnee raised its rates. Meeker purchases its water from Shawnee. “…
Two positive cases of rabies have been reported in bats in Lincoln County around Bell Cow Lake in Chandler. “Oklahoma is seeing more cases of rabies in the state this year than previous years,” State Public Health Veterinarian LeMac’ Morris said. “With more sightings of skunks and bats, this is…
Town Talk met Monday night to discuss upcoming activities, fundraisers and projects. Members attending were Mandy Clark, Cathy Terry, Aleta Smalley, David Evans, Clara Hodgens and myself. Our very faithful treasurer, Jo Braden, was out of town so was unable to attend. Since the pandemic started, we…
Right, Chandler cheerleaders Kaitlyn Aucoin, left, and Taryn Rusk had perfect timing as they led the Lions onto the field Friday night for the game against Bristow. Below, drum major Loren Stephens directed the band at halftime and below right, Chandler quarterback Kaden Jones directs action on…
Ronald and Sheila Slayton will have a private family celebration in recognition of their 50 th wedding anniversary. Sheila Murray and Ronald Slayton were united in marriage on September 25, 1970, at Church of Christ in Chandler. Ron worked for National American Insurance Co. in Chandler and…
There will be an Oklahoma Parents as Teachers Play Day 10-11 a.m., Friday, Sept. 25, at the Prague Upper Elementary School. “Keeping Germs Away” will be presented while children can take part in activities, crafts and games. Snacks will be served. The activities are geared for children aged five…
Following is a list of upcoming events in and around the Chandler community. The Chandler Lions Club meets at 12 p.m., each Thursday at First Christian Church, 614 Manvel. The Chandler Rotary Club meets 12 p.m., each Friday at Destinations. Listed below are events scheduled for the remainder of…
The Salvation Army’s Angel Tree program helps families with children, ages 0 to 12, and senior citizens, ages 62 and greater, by providing Christmas assistance. Captain Stacey Connell with the Salvation Army serving Lincoln, Seminole and Pottawatomie counties announced new procedures for Angel…
This is the Fifty-Fifth article in a permanent column for Stroud Arts that appears in the Stroud American. The mission of these articles is to inform, educate and inspire you, the reader, to Make Art Happen in your life and the life of our community. It takes time to create Art. When looking at…
Oklahomans have only two state questions to decide in this year’s General Election on Nov. 3. One has been pretty well publicized. The other has drawn little or no media attention. State Question 805 basically deals with criminal justice reform and has received considerable publicity. State…
The Meeker Town Board, meeting as the Public Works Authority, voted this week to raise water, sewer…
Top, Charlotte Brown paints a sea turtle on Hazel Melson’s face at the Beyond City Limits Car Show…
Two positive cases of rabies have been reported in bats in Lincoln County around Bell Cow Lake in…
Top, Charlotte Brown paints a sea turtle on Hazel Melson’s face at the Beyond City Limits Car Show Saturday at the Lincoln County fairgrounds. Pictured above are two of the impressive rides at the show. Photos/Chelsea Weeks
Lincoln County has recorded its 10th death attributed to COVID-19 within the last week and the number of people testing positive in Pottawatomie County has…
The library in Wellston will be under new management soon. Wellston City Manager John Cobb said the current Wellston Community Library, which is a volunteer…
Right, Chandler cheerleaders Kaitlyn Aucoin, left, and Taryn Rusk had perfect timing as they led the Lions onto the field Friday night for the game against…
Wellston broke into the win column in a big way Friday, going off for 38 points in the second quarter and whacking Foyil, 64-14. The Tigers are now 1-3 for…
North Rock Creek’s first-ever home high school football was a feel-good event in every aspect. Except one. The crowd packed the bleachers and spilled along…
Ronald and Sheila Slayton will have a private family celebration in recognition of their 50 th wedding anniversary. Sheila Murray and Ronald Slayton were…
There will be an Oklahoma Parents as Teachers Play Day 10-11 a.m., Friday, Sept. 25, at the Prague Upper Elementary School. “Keeping Germs Away” will be…
Following is a list of upcoming events in and around the Chandler community. The Chandler Lions Club meets at 12 p.m., each Thursday at First Christian Church…