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Red River Transportation to hold public meeting

Red River Transportation Service, a Division of Community Action Development Corporation, is scheduled to hold a public meeting to gain input concerning public transportation for Tillman County. The … more

Residents report strong bleach, chlorine odor in city water

Adding chlorine to public water supplies isn’t new. It’s a good way to kill any bacteria that may be present in public water supplies. Chlorine was first used in the U.S. as a major … more

Robotics expo held

Third-grade teacher Lisa Sizelove put together a Robotics Team for elementary and middle school students last year. She, along with the help of her colleagues and the Frederick High School robotics … more

Regional director confident of local preparations for pandemic

Although the local Regional Director of the Oklahoma Health Department says you’re more likely to get the current strain of the flu than the 2019 Novel Coronavirus, local health departments are … more

Truck drivers break utility poles a week apart

On Jan. 27, a truck driver whose load was too high caught the utility wire going across from the pole on the south side of the Tillman County Courthouse to the pole in the ally near the Crawford … more

Locals compete in Denver Livestock Show

Several local AG, FAA and 4-H students traveled to Denver recently to compete in a livestock show. This year marked the 114th year for the National Western Stock Show held every January in … more

Locals chosen for Honor Show Choir

Several Frederick High School students were chosen for Honor Show Choir hosted by the Chorvettes Stageworks Company. They performed in concert at Southeastern Oklahoma State University in Durant on … more

City Council meeting held

The Frederick Public Works Authority met in a regular session at 5:30 p.m. Jan. 28, 2020 at the Memorial Civic Center, 110 S. 17th St. in Frederick. The FPWA approved the minutes of the Jan. 14, … more

The differences between different forms of city governments

There has been some confusion about the form of city government Frederick utilizes, as evidenced by comments made at a recent city council meeting. Frederick has been on a Council-Manager form of … more

What is a Quilt of Valor?

Do you have a living veteran in your life that you’d like to see honored? The Quilts of Valor program has volunteers across the country who make quilts for veterans. The Quilts of Valor … more

Operation C.A.R.E. Ministries of Tillman County names Executive Director

The newly formed non-profit Christian based organization Operation C.A.R.E. Ministries of Tillman County hosted a public information meeting Monday, Jan. 20, 2020 at the Tillman County Food Bank and … more

Local students win poster contest

Two students from Prather Brown Elementary School participated in the AFR poster contest and were selected as one of the top 100 posters in the 2019 AFR poster contest. This year more than 3,000 … more

Big Pasture FFA wins CDE contest

RANDLETT — Big Pasture FFA’s Agricultural Communications Career Development Event team placed first at the Northern Oklahoma College Interscholastics in Tonkawa on Jan. 22, 2020. Team … more

Craft vendors needed for Oyster Fry

The 2020 Oyster Fry & Craft Show is now looking for Craft Vendors to participate in the Oyster Fry Craft Show scheduled for Saturday, March 7 from 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. at the Middle School Gymnasium, … more

Local business supports business of saving lives

Orr Gray Gish Funeral Home has graciously invested back into the community in order to promote the saving of lives. We recognized a very unique opportunity to assist our local first responders … more

Voter registration deadline is Feb. 7, 2020

The deadline is approaching for voter registration. “Friday, Feb. 7, is the last day to apply for voter registration in order to be eligible to vote in the March 3 Statewide Presidential … more

2020 annual Chamber banquet scheduled

The 2020 Frederick Chamber of Commerce Installation Banquet will be held Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020 in the Lois Long Center and Ramona Theatre. The silent Auction and heavy hors d’oeuvres will … more

BancFirst employees donate to local charities

Employees at BancFirst in Frederick donate $2 per week to be able to wear jeans on Fridays. Collections in this “Jean Fund” are then donated back into the community at the end of the … more

82nd annual Tillman County Jr. Livestock Show scheduled

The 82nd Tillman County Junior Livestock Show is scheduled for Feb. 27 - 29. 4-H and FFA youth from across Tillman County will be in Frederick to exhibit their animals and to hopefully take home top … more

Oklahoma to begin issuing REAL IDs

The Oklahoma Department of Public Safety has announced that REAL IDs will be available beginning April 30 at select locations across the state. If you plan to fly in 2020, even if it’s within … more
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