Obituaries
Vicky Liles Funeral services for Vicky Vann Liles, known by her nickname “Nene,” 68 of Snyder, were scheduled for 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 11, 2022, at the Orr Gray Gish Chapel with Rev. Jeff Flowers, Baptist minister, officiating.
Tracy Jessie Funeral services for Tracy Lynn Jessie, 61, of Ardmore were scheduled for 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 17, 2022, at the First Baptist Church of Frederick, with Brother Jeff Jessie, Rev. Tim Billy, and Rev. Les Banks, officiating.
Marsha Lynn Gattis A graveside service for former Frederick resident Marsha Lynn Gattis, 62 of Lubbock, Texas, is scheduled for 1 p.m., Thursday, May 5, 2022, at the Frederick Memorial Cemetery with Rev. Les Banks officiating.  Burial is set to follow under the direction of Jackson Funeral Home of Frederick.  Marsha went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Saturday, April 30, 2022, at her home in Lubbock, Texas.

On this day in history: Roosevelt, Churchill plot D-Day

British Prime Minister Winston Churchill and United States President Franklin D. Roosevelt began plotting D-Day on May 19, 1943. They originally set the date for May 1, 1944, but due to bad weather, …

Farm Bureau sponsoring “Free Shred Away Day”

The Tillman County Farm Bureau Leadership Team is once again sponsoring a free Shred-Away day.  So, mark your calendar for Friday, May 20, 2022, from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. in front of the Tillman …

Do you have a severe weather plan?

May can be a busy month for severe weather in Oklahoma. The Tillman County Emergency Management Director Mike Thornton has been busy making sure the citizens of Tillman County have different ways to try to keep themselves safe during weather events.

Abernathy Day event scheduled for June 4 at the Pioneer Townsite

The Tillman County Historical Society is scheduled to host the annual Abernathy Day celebration on Saturday, June 4, 2022, at the Pioneer Townsite’s Red Barn. The event will consist of a fundraiser dinner followed by a concert and dance.

Choir banquet honoring seniors held

The Frederick High School choir banquet honoring the 2022 seniors was held May 9, 2022, at the First Methodist Church. State superior soloists and ensembles performed at the event.
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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 …