Lincoln County News

Beggs wins in OT

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Chandler put up two touchdowns in the last five minutes of regulation and led in overtime, but it wasn’t enough to overcome the Beggs Demons Friday. The Lions led the battle of Top 10 teams 27- 20 following a touchdown on the first play of overtime, but Beggs scored on its possession and got a two-point conversion pass to Kendal Daniels to get the win, 28-27.

Randall takes first at Prague meet

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Meeker’s Riley Randall clocked a personal best of 16:28 to win first and the Meeker boys cross country team won the 5K meet at Prague on Saturday. It was the first championship hardware in cross country in the school’s history, said coach Brady Dukes.

Historic night for North Rock Creek

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North Rock Creek’s first-ever home high school football was a feel-good event in every aspect. Except one.

W for Wellston

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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 the season.

Wanda “Janie” Clayton

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Wanda “Janie” Clayton was born September 24, 1927, in Stroud. She died Monday, September 14, 2020, at the age of 93 years.

Carol Suzanne Cowan

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Carol Suzanne Cowan, age 74, died on Friday, September 18, 2020, at Integris Baptist Medical Center, OKC in the presence of her immediate family. She was known by many friends and relatives by her middle name Suzanne. She was born December 20, 1945 in Stillwater, OK to Horton and Lucille Jenkins and is preceded by them in death. She is survived by her husband of 53 years, Luther Cowan; her sons, John Cowan and his wife Julie; Thomas Cowan and his wife Loise; three young grandsons: John’s sons, Ben and Jacob, and Thomas’ son Andrew; her brother, John Jenkins and his wife Linda and their son, Matthew Jenkins; and a host of cousins in Meeker and the central OK area. She is also survived by Luther’s sisters, Sharran and Patricia and by their children and grandchildren.

Larry Luther James

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Larry Luther James was born to Elmer and Marie (Wallis) James on June 8, 1947, in Sparks, Okla. He died Saturday, September 12, 2020, at his home in Cassville, Mo.

Rodney Leroy Hendley

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Rodney Leroy Hendley of Meeker was born December 4, 1968, in Huntsville, Ala. He died Sunday, September 13, 2020, in Moore, Okla., at the age of 51 years.

Frank Wilkins Quary

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Frank Wilkins Quary of Stroud was born April 25, 1941, in Prague. He died Tuesday, September 15, 2020, at the age of 79 years.

James Darrell Poteet Jr.

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James Darrell Poteet Jr., longtime Agra/Tryon resident, was born to James Sr. and Joanne (Walker) Poteet on July 18, 1954, in Cushing, Okla. He died Saturday, September 12, 2020, at the age of 66 years.