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New Chickasha High School Girls basketball coach

At the April 12, 2021 board meeting, the CPS Board of Education approved the hiring of Jace Johnson as CHS math teacher and Head Girls Basketball Coach. Jerry Don Bray, CPS District Activities Director, stated: “We feel great about the hire of Coach Johnson. H... More »

Lawton Man Convicted of Bank Robbery involving a Fake Bomb

OKLAHOMA CITY – This afternoon, a federal jury in Oklahoma City found JOHN SCOTT BROOKS, 55, of Lawton, guilty of bank robbery involving a fake bomb, announced Acting U.S. Attorney Robert J. Troester. According to evidence at trial, on March 23, 2020, Brooks p... More »

How I learned to Drive

Chickasha Community Theatre will be preforming “How I learned to Drive”, a play by Paula Vogel. ‘How I Learned To Drive’ is a 1998 Pulitzer prize winning drama.   This funny, surprising and devastating tale of survival as seen through the lens of a troubling r... More »

Chickasha woman dead, 2 children in serious condition

 A Chickasha, Okla., woman died from injuries she suffered in a vehicle crash that also left two young children in serious condition. Whitney R. Blakes, 35, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash on U.S. Highway 81, within a mile north of County Road 15... More »

College Bound

Chickasha High School senior Chloee Steelman (seated at center) signs a letter-of-intent to play basketball at Allen Community College in Iola, Kansas. She is surrounded by family and CHS girls basketball coach Carol Craven. Steelman also hopes to play soccer ... More »

Chickasha Lady Chick Basketball Team Honored

Four members of the Chickasha Lady Chick basketball team were named Honorable Mention for Western Oklahoma Athletic Conference. Pictured (from left) are Lexi Albright, Leighanne Eaton, Chloee Steelman, and coach Carol Craven.Not pictured is Kylie Weber. (Photo... More »

Gerdes wins Chickasha Council position

Brian Gerdes, Ward 1 Councilman in Chickasha was elected to a full two year term during the April 6th elections last week. Gerdes was appointed to the position last year and was awarded 178 votes to retain the seat for the next full term from the election. Cha... More »

Dirt Doctor’s Organic Bug Spray

Garlic Pepper Tea This is an organic insect and disease control product made from the juice of garlic and hot peppers such as jalapeno, habanero or cayenne. It is one of the few preventative controls that I recommend. You would really have to use a lot of it t... More »

Plowing Straight

 by Bruce Trammell (Ninnekah FFA President) Ninnekah FFA has had a very busy and successful last couple of weeks. We had several exhibitors show at the Grady County Junior Livestock Show in early March and several exhibitors made the Premium Sale and they will... More »

Auto Antique Swap Meet to return in May

 The Chickasha Antique Auto Club is preparing for their Annual Chickasha Swap Meet May 2021 Event. The event was cancelled last year due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. The Chickasha Antique Auto Club has been bringing in Auto enthusiasts for over 50 years to buy se... More »