President Donald Trump denounces anti-Semitism in newly forceful condemnation

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Tuesday condemned recent threats against Jewish community centers in the U.S. as “painful reminders...

February 28th, 2017 updated: February 28th, 2017. |  


As Trump makes foreign moves, Tillerson avoids the spotlight

WASHINGTON — When North Korea fired a ballistic missile into waters between South Korea and Japan, President Donald Trump moved quickly to show ...

February 27th, 2017 updated: February 27th, 2017. |  


Oklahoma Department of Corrections imposes hiring freeze due to state revenue failure

OKLAHOMA CITY — The director of the Oklahoma Department of Corrections says the agency is imposing a hiring freeze to help cut costs as a result...

February 27th, 2017 updated: February 27th, 2017. |  


Community Calendar

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February 27th, 2017 |  


Conservatives praise President Donald Trump administration ending federal transgender bathroom rule

WASHINGTON — Conservatives are praising the Trump administration’s rollback of public school bathroom requirements for transgender student...

February 27th, 2017 |  


Recurring events

Motorists on U.S. 62 will likely experience delays due to construction on the bridge over the Salt Fork of the Red River supporting the eastbound sect...

February 27th, 2017 updated: February 27th, 2017. |  


Committee OKs teacher pay raise

The state Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Education met and approved half a dozen measures to increase teacher pay in Oklahoma.Sen. Jason Smalle...

February 27th, 2017 |  


Today in History

Today is Sunday, Feb. 26, the 57th day of 2017. There are 308 days left in the year.Today’s highlights in history:On Feb. 26, 1917, President Wo...

February 27th, 2017 |  


Scripture

The Gospel of Matthew 6:24-34Jesus said to his disciples:“No one can serve two masters. He will either hate one and love the other, or be devote...

February 27th, 2017 |  


Henryetta, Oklahoma abolishes decades-old dance ban near churches

HENRYETTA — Kick off the Sunday shoes because dancing in public is now legal throughout Henryetta.City leaders voted Tuesday to abolish an ordin...

February 26th, 2017 |