NEWS


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Spelling Bee winners named
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Morrow appears in court

Help fight hunger and feed hope in Tillman County

Staff ReportTILLMAN COUNTY — Join the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma in fighting hunger in Oklahoma, including Tillman County, by making tax-ded...

January 5th, 2018 |  


City Council meets in special session

City Council meets in special session

The Frederick City Council and the Frederick Public Works Authority met in a special session at 8 a.m. Dec. 27 at the Water and Light Office, 200 W. G...

January 5th, 2018 |  


Craft vendors needed

Staff ReportThe 2018 Oyster Fry is now looking for Craft Vendors to participate in the Oyster Fry Craft Show to be held on Saturday, March 3 from 11 a...

January 5th, 2018 |  


Woman’s death under investigation

Woman’s death under investigation

KIOWA Co. — A body was found near Snyder in Kiowa Co. Dec. 27. According to the Oklahoma State Department of Investigation, a train employee spo...

January 5th, 2018 |  


Miller found not guilty of murder in the first degree

Miller found not guilty of murder in the first degree

After a four-day trial and nearly five hours of deliberations by the jury, Greg Miller was found not guilty of first degree murder. He was found guilt...

December 21st, 2017 updated: December 22nd, 2017. |  


Most Useful Citizens nominations wanted

Frederick Lions Club has begun the process of naming Frederick’s Most Useful Citizens, a man and a woman. The Most Useful Citizens program began...

December 18th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Tipton Tigers head for the Championship

Tipton Tigers head for the Championship

The Tipton Tigers football team is scheduled to play for the Championship against Pond Creek-Hunter Dec. 1 in Weatherford. .neFileBlock { margin-bott...

November 29th, 2017 |  


Ard picked as RUF/NEK

Ard picked as RUF/NEK

You’ve probably seen the young men who run around before Sooner football games, yelling and getting the crowd worked up. This group of men is ca...

November 29th, 2017 |  


Senior Spotlight Series: Gage Vernon, wide receiver for the Altus Bulldogs

Senior Spotlight Series: Gage Vernon, wide receiver for the Altus Bulldogs

Starting tight end Gage Vernon’s value as a member of the Altus Bulldog football team cannot be measured in catches or yards, but instead in the...

November 13th, 2017 |  


The Altus Bulldogs escape Lawton Eisenhower for the win

The Altus Bulldogs escape Lawton Eisenhower for the win

The game didn’t start off quite the way the Bulldogs expected it to with Lawton Eisenhower controlling the clock for much of the first half of t...

November 13th, 2017 |  


Mayfield’s 598 yards lead Oklahoma past Oklahoma St. 62-52

Mayfield’s 598 yards lead Oklahoma past Oklahoma St. 62-52

Associated PressSTILLWATER — Oklahoma and Oklahoma State have faced off 112 times. Never had they played a game quite like this. The teams combi...

November 8th, 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 ...

October 20th, 2016 updated: October 20th, 2016. |  


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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Leaving the scene of an accident is illegal
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An intelligent New Year
Listen to God and do that!

Listen to God and do that!

First off, I want to thank the Lord for the precip. we’ve received the last few days. It was difficult to go without for over two months. Do any...

January 6th, 2018 |  


The Christmas cabin

The Christmas cabin

Here is another of my dad’s Navy stories from a book that we are writing based on his 20-year Naval career. This book is a work in progress. Som...

January 6th, 2018 |  


Unintended bee keeping

Unintended bee keeping

I was an airplane mechanic stationed at Naval Air Station Willow Grave, Penn. when I got the strangest call from my Senior Chief. I thought I’d ...

January 6th, 2018 |  


Pumping gas is now legal in parts of Oregon

Pumping gas is now legal in parts of Oregon

Pumping gas is now legal in parts of Oregon. Yes, that was one of the first national headlines of 2018.I never knew that there are states where it was...

January 5th, 2018 |  


Close quarters

Close quarters

When we first arrived in Sicily, we didn’t have a real good work-space. In fact, it was hardly more than a storage shed. Talk about close quarte...

January 5th, 2018 |  


What Christmas is all about

What Christmas is all about

I just don’t get it? Why does Christmas have to be so commercialized? I realize that the Bible doesn’t tell us that His birthday is Decemb...

December 14th, 2017 |  


Games & Puzzles