Obituaries
Mary E. Walker Mary Ellen (Coley) Walker joined Our Heavenly Father on Oct. 19, 2021.  She was born July 19, 1927, in Frederick, the daughter of Truman Otto and Clara Colvin Peters Coley.  She was …
Ernestina "Tina" Ramirez Family Requiem Mass for Ernestina "Tina" Ramirez, 84 of Frederick, is scheduled for 10 a.m., Friday, Nov. 19, 2021, at St. Helen Catholic Church with Rev. Father Joseph David officiating.  …
Mary Hostak Mary (Ballard) Hostak, 80 of Frederick, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2021, at Mercy Hospital in Oklahoma City. A private family burial was set in the Hobart Rose Cemetery under the direction of …

More than 200,000 Oklahomans now enrolled in SoonerCare through Medicaid Expansion

OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma Health Care Authority is now serving more than 200,000 Oklahomans approved for SoonerCare benefits through Medicaid expansion.  More than 118,000 of these …

Health Department deploys mobile wellness unit in Southwest Oklahoma

LAWTON – The Mobile Wellness Unit from the county health department in District 5 is hitting the road this week after months of preparation. The goal is to bring more healthcare services to …

Breakfast with Santa scheduled for Dec. 4

The Frederick Arts & Humanities Council is scheduled to host its annual Breakfast with Santa event on Saturday, Dec. 4 from 9 to 11:30 a.m. at the historic Ramona Theatre. With Santa sitting …

Thanksgiving travel numbers expected to rise in 2021

With more people traveling this Thanksgiving, people should prepare for roads and airports to be noticeably more crowded. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently released its …

Massad Memorial Endowment created

A packed house joined a group of Massad family members, friends, admirers, and volunteers of the food bank Sunday afternoon in Frederick to remember and honor one of its long-time directors, Mary …
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Heap earns American FAA degree Sadie Heap received her American FFA degree. This is the highest degree achievable in the National FFA Organization. It demonstrates the effort members apply toward their supervised agricultural …