Obituaries
Brenda Sue (Blankenship) Challacombe FREDERICK, OK — Brenda Sue (Blankenship) Challacombe, 73, of Frederick, passed away Monday, Jan. 17, 2022, at the Memorial Nursing Center in Frederick, Oklahoma.
Edgar Luther Hamm FREDERICK, OK —  A Celebration of Life for Edgar Luther Hamm, 84 of Hammsville, east of Frederick, was scheduled for 11 a.m., Friday, Jan. 14, 2022, at the First Baptist Church, 201 E. Grand, Frederick, with Granville Clapp and Rev. Gary Wordon officiating.
Sharon James Funeral services for Sharon Rae James, 63 of Hollis, were scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 8, 2022, at the Church of the Nazarene in Dodson, Texas, with Rev. Al Mixon, pastor, officiating.

CDC & ACIP approved Pfizer boosters for kids ages 12 to 15

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK — The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) and CDC have cleared the way to expand booster doses of the Pfizer vaccine for kids ages 12 to 15. This decision was made following the Food and Drug Administration (FDA)’s authorization to expand booster doses to this age group, earlier this week. 

Death defying amusement

The Switchback Railway was the first roller coaster at Coney Island in New York. LaMarcus A. Thompson patented his version of the modern roller coaster Jan. 20, 1885.

Impersonator show to be held at Ramona Theatre

Ladies and gentlemen! Boys and girls of all ages! Has anyone ever told you that you look like Frank Sinatra? What about Cher? Or maybe Elvis, Dolly Parton, or Adele? Well, now is your chance to dress up and perform like your favorite actor, singer, or dancer and maybe take home a cash prize in the process.

Bombers bring home more gold

The Bombers basketball team had one tournament championship under their belt already, having won first place at the Geronimo Classic prior to the Christmas break.

Johns, Moore, Provenzano praise federal CDL waiver to help schools with bus driver shortage

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Schools across Oklahoma have faced a shortage of school bus drivers for months, but a temporary policy from the U.S. Dept. of Transportation could help.
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Christmas concerts held The Frederick Public Schools Music department hosted their annual Christmas concerts Dec. 13, 2021. The concert began with the sixth-grade beginning band. These students have had their instruments …