Obituaries
Johnny Ray McElroy Funeral service for Johnny Ray McElroy will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 19, 2020 at the First Baptist Church, Snyder with Rev. Nick Johnson, Pastor, Dr. Tim Richardson and Rev. Les Bussell, Pastor …
Rev. Ronald “Ronnie” Dwayne Chadwick Funeral services for Rev. Ronald “Ronnie” Dwayne Chadwick, 86 formerly of Davidson, were scheduled for 1 p.m., Thursday, March 5, 2020, at the First Baptist Church in Frederick with Rev. …
Kristal Leann Hillhouse Lucas Kristal Leann Hillhouse Lucas, 47 of Frederick, died at her home Feb. 14, 2020. A celebration of life was scheduled for Feb. 18, 2020 at the Ramona Theatre with Rev. Truman Ferguson officiating. In …

Newspaper suspends publishing for 2 weeks

A newspaper, as most know, is a business. It must sell its products in order to survive. Our product is information and advertising. That being the case, the newspaper depends on other businesses as …

Frederick Public Schools to move to distance learning for remainder of academic year

The Oklahoma State Board of Education met on March 25, 2020 to discuss what the remainder of the school year will look like in Oklahoma. The board unanimously voted to suspend in person learning …

Governor Stitt announces latest COVID-19 actions

OKLAHOMA CITY – Governor Kevin Stitt today held a press conference to provide an update on the State’s response to COVID-19 and announce amendments to Executive Order …

Traveler injured in motorcycle crash

A Colorado man was injured when he wrecked his motorcycle just outside Frederick March 23, 2020. According to a report from the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, Issac Manuel Ramos, 24, was driving a 1998 …

Hofmeister proposes State Board of Education approve distance learning for students starting April 6, school buildings to remain closed

OKLAHOMA CITY – State Superintendent of Public Instruction Joy Hofmeister announced today that she will propose a Continuous Learning Plan to the State Board of Education this week to complete …
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