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Enid News and Eagle“We will never forget.”Oklahomans made that solemn pledge after the April 19, 1995, bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Fed...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Try a themed cruise ship getaway

Try a themed cruise ship getaway

I recently had the opportunity to go on vacation.After many years of skipping the chance or using one or two vacation days at a time to do other work,...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Gov. Mary Fallin is picking winners and losers with proposed sales taxes

Gov. Mary Fallin is picking winners and losers with proposed sales taxes

Lt. Gov. Todd Lamb resigned from Gov. Mary Fallin’s cabinet over her current tax increase proposal to fill the next fiscal year’s budget h...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Take time for early watch prayer

Take time for early watch prayer

In the morning, while it was still very dark, Jesus got up and went out to a deserted place, and there he prayed. — Mark 1:35One day Jesus was p...

February 11th, 2017 |  


Towing requirements, lighting illuminated

Is it legal to tow a car with a chain, rope or cable? The answer is no.Title 47 Oklahoma State Statue 12 Section 405.2.C of this statute sums it up br...

February 11th, 2017 updated: February 11th, 2017. |  


Now is the time for all to take a breath of fresh air

Now is the time for all to take a breath of fresh air

Sometimes our expectations can be quite different than the reality.I spent some time during my military service at the Marine Corps headquarters.It wa...

February 11th, 2017 |  


Peace still seems elusive for many, but necessary for all

Peace still seems elusive for many, but necessary for all

One current issue that still confounds leaders is this persistent problem of terrorism.As one victim of an attack once said, “Why can’t we...

February 8th, 2017 |  


House bills are a mixed bag

House bills are a mixed bag

This year’s Oklahoma legislative session is upon us, and it begins this week.At the beginning, the legislature is flooded with bills. Some are g...

February 6th, 2017 updated: February 8th, 2017. |  


‘Twitter war’ takes on a new meaning

‘Twitter war’ takes on a new meaning

With the stroke of a pen, the world begins to change. This is what I would have said in former years.These days another saying may be more appropriate...

February 1st, 2017 |  


Strong editorial staff strives for quality every day

Strong editorial staff strives for quality every day

I’m truly blessed to have such a strong editorial staff.William “Ryan” Lewis has been an impeccable sports reporter and our most rec...

February 1st, 2017 |