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…and so it begins!

On his first day in office, President Biden signed seventeen (17) Executive Orders.  Most overturned President Trump’s EOs.  With the stroke of a pen, Biden halted funding for the building of the southern border wall, shut down construction of the Keystone pip... More »

CCT gets ‘active’ with Rocky Horror Picture Show

 The Chickasha Community Theatre will be hosting a one night only showing of the Rocky Horror Picture Show in the Historic Washita Theater in Downtown Chickasha (509 Chickasha Avenue). The show will be held on Saturday, February 13th at 7:30 pm. Tickets are av... More »

Full Speed Ahead

by State Rep. Dick Lowe I want to introduce myself to those I haven’t met one-on-one. I am State Representative Dick Lowe. It is a pleasure to wake up daily and serve House District 56, covering northern Grady County, central Caddo County and the northeastern ... More »

Bigfoot season in Oklahoma

 An Oklahoma state representative filed legislation this past week to establish what he hopes will be a boon for local tourism – a Bigfoot hunting season. House Bill 1648 would direct the Oklahoma Wildlife Conservation Division to establish the annual dates of... More »

Friends FUR Change Association’s Pet of the Week

This week’s pet of the week is Snowbird, a female German Sheppard. Snowbird is great with other dogs and kids, but has a strong distaste for felines, so pairing with a cat could cause problems. To meet this animal contact the shelter at 405-245-6932. Other ani... More »

Joyce Richardson

Graveside service will be 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at the Fairlawn Cemetery, Chickasha, OK. Joyce Fern Richardson, of Chickasha, Oklahoma, passed away on Thursday, January 21, 2021 in Chickasha at the age of 80.  She was born September 6, 1940 in H... More »

Raymond Floyd Doughty

Raymond F. Doughty, 80, was born August 3rd, 1940. He died January 17th,2021 at his home in Rush Springs, Oklahoma. The family will hold a memorial service at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday January 23, 2021 at Chickasha First Assembly of God Church in Chickasha, Oklah... More »

Colton Dewin Wright

Funeral services for Colton Dewin Wright, 22, of Cement, will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, January 23, 2021 at the Cement High School Auditorium with Mark Carpenter officiating.  Colton Dewin Wright was born January 9, 1999 in Chickasha, Oklahoma, the so... More »

Mary Ann Porter

Mary Ann Porter, 56, of Blanchard, was freed from the pain of her earthly body and went to be with the Lord on January 19, 2021. She was surrounded by her four children, her mother and sister.  Mary was born April 29, 1964 in Chickasha, Oklahoma. She was the d... More »

Edith Lauvhon Todd McAdams

Edith Lauvhon Todd McAdams entered her Heavenly home on January 19, 2021. She was born July 28, 1937 to Melton and Lucy Todd.  Edith grew up in Cox City and graduated from Cox City High School. She married Lewis Hatchett and from this marriage they were blesse... More »

Distracted Driver emphasis by OHP in January

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol plans to spend the last two weeks of January focusing on distracted driving violations. This special emphasis is in honor of Trooper Nicholas Dees who was killed by a distracted driver on January 31, 2015. Trooper Dees and Trooper K... More »