NEWS


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Five young men received their high school diplomas during a ceremony at the Southwest Oklahoma Juvenile Center (SWOJC) in Manitou on Sept. 29.Deago B....

October 13th, 2017 |  


Pumpkin festival held

Pumpkin festival held

Chad and Anna Wofford, owners of the Red River Pumpkin Patch, hosted a Pumpkin Festival Oct. 7. Families came out and fed animals at the petting zoo, ...

October 12th, 2017 |  


Local man arrested

Local man arrested

A man was arrested on two counts of second degree burglary and possession of drug paraphernalia.At about 5:30 a.m. Oct. 6, Cpl. Jason Brown with the F...

October 12th, 2017 |  


Commissioners vote to set weight limit on county road

The Tillman County Commissioners met in a regularly scheduled session at 9 a.m. Oct. 9 in the Tillman County Courthouse, 201 N. Main St. in Frederick....

October 11th, 2017 |  


Jail report for Oct. 2 – 9

Jail report for Oct. 2 – 9

Jason Benavidez, 31 of Oklahoma City, back from writ.Jessica Brooke Cullum, 32 of Tipton, cruelty to animals.Kerry Adam Dowding, 32 of Weatherford, tw...

October 11th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Hobart defeats Frederick in second half

The Frederick Bombers traveled north to take on their nemesis, the Hobart Bearcats, Friday night in Bill Dalke Stadium. The Bombers played the field p...

October 11th, 2017 |  


AP Top 25: Clemson pulls closer to ‘Bama; USC out of Top 10

Alabama’s big win over Mississippi didn’t keep Clemson from cutting into its lead in The Associated Press college football poll. The defen...

October 5th, 2017 |  


Local students selected for All-Conference game

Local students selected for All-Conference game

Area fast-pitch coaches recently met to select all-conference players. Porsha Rodriguez (shortstop), Madeline McIntyre (third-base) and Caleigh Middic...

October 4th, 2017 |  


Thunder star Russell Westbrook signs extension

OKLAHOMA CITY — Russell Westbrook is staying with the Thunder.The superstar point guard and reigning NBA MVP has signed a contract extension to ...

October 4th, 2017 |  


Frederick Cross Country competes

Frederick Cross Country competes

Walters cross country meet was held at Sultan Park on Sept. 19.High school girls ran two miles. Those that competed were Yuki Zheng, Savannah Peevyhou...

September 28th, 2017 |  


Frederick Bombers dominate the Electra Tigers

The Bombers hosted their second game in a three-game home-stand playing host to the Electra Tigers from South of the Red River.Historically it has bee...

September 13th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Community Calendar

The Frederick Chamber of Commerce welcomes Red River Pumpkin Patch to its membership. The new Agri-tourism attraction held its Grand Opening Oct. 1-2 ...

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Birthday party

There will be a come and go birthday celebration honoring Francis Ayala 2-4 p.m. Saturday in the fellowship hall of St. Helen’s Catholic Church,...

September 14th, 2016 |  


Blue baby shower slated

Britni (Hoover) and Matt Smith will be honored with a “blue” baby shower 10 a.m. Sept. 24 at the home of Amy Hensley, 7074B Lovejoy Lane i...

August 17th, 2016 |  


Local artist hosts sidewalk art class

Local artist hosts sidewalk art class

Lynn Melton hosted a sidewalk art class Aug. 2-5 for middle school students.Melton is the Artist-In-Resident at Frederick Public Schools.The class was...

August 10th, 2016 |  


Tillman County jail report for July 25-Aug. 2

Tillman County jail report for July 25-Aug. 2

Tyler Blake Ballew, age 27, Durant, knowingly concealing stolen property and failure to appear on second degree burglary charges.Robert Ray Hames, age...

August 10th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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More Tillman County wit
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His will, not yours
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Last moments in Nuremberg
Girls allowed to join Boy Scouts, but why?

Girls allowed to join Boy Scouts, but why?

It’s been all over news stations that “embracing historic change, the Boy Scouts of America announced plans to admit girls into the Cub Sc...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Let us pray

Let us pray

As I sit down to write this, I am also in prayer for our nation. What took place in Las Vegas was a terrible tragedy. It affected so many. There are j...

October 11th, 2017 |  


What is the 500 Club?

What is the 500 Club?

Just a few minutes ago I posted something on Facebook on behalf of the Frederick Memorial Nursing Home. The contents of that I’ll get to in just...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Tillman County wit

Tillman County wit

Someone once asked an old man from Tillman County if he had lived here all his life. With a twinkle in his eye (seen often in Tillman County), the old...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Exploring Prague

Exploring Prague

You may be as surprised as I was to learn that Nuremberg is actually quite close to Prague. Just a three hour bus ride and Maggie and I were together ...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Volunteering for Vietnam

Volunteering for Vietnam

It’s been a busy week, and I haven’t had time to sit down and write a column. Here is another of my dad’s Navy stories from a book t...

October 10th, 2017 |