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11 th Annual Chocolate Celebration – Seeking Chocolate!

It’s only 2 months away!  After two years of having a virtual ‘Chocolate Celebration ‘ fundraiser for the Library, this fun and tasty event will be returning to ‘in-person’ again in 2023!   The 11th annual ‘Chocolate Celebration’ fundraiser is sponsored by the... More »

Despite Concerns Gross Receipts Remain Strong

OKLAHOMA CITY – Gross Receipts to the Treasury for the past year set a new record high for the sixth consecutive month, but falling energy prices raise concerns about future collections, State Treasurer Randy McDaniel announced today. Twelve-month gross receip... More »

Friend Student of the Month

 Friend School has began a new Student of the Month program. Emery Turner who is a kindergarten student at Friend was selected this month for the K-3 grade group. Pictured with Emery is teacher, Janet Howard.  The 4-8 grade student of the month is Katelyn Brow... More »

13 year old loses life in police chase

 A thirteen year old girl from Apache died when the vehicle she was a passenger in collided with a building in Sayre. According to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, the vehicle, a 2001 GMC Yukon was being driven by a fifteen year old female of Apache. According to ... More »

Courthouse Records

The following felony charges have been filed against these individuals, however they are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information from www.odcr.com. GRADY COUNTYBILYEU, BRIAN LEON, Tuttle: DUI (FELONY) OLIVER, MARVIN SAMUEL, Tuttle: DOMESTIC ASSAULT ... More »

Rotary Roll Call bikes awarded

The Rotary Club of Chickasha has announced the winners of its Rotary Roll Call bike giveaway for the first quarter of the 2022-23 school year.  Students in 2nd through 6th grade who achieved perfect attendance through the quarter were awarded certificates of a... More »

Three lose lives in head-on collision

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported that a head-on collision north of Gracemont claimed three of four lives on Wednesday, November 30. The 6:00 pm accident happened on OK-152 about 4.9 miles north of Gracemont in Caddo County. A 2020 Toyota Yaris driven by An... More »

USAO’s Dr. John Feaver announces retirement

After more than two decades of highly distinguished leadership, Dr. John H. Feaver has announced his retirement from the presidency of the University of Science & Arts of Oklahoma effective Dec. 31, 2023. “It is not enough to say that leading this institution ... More »

Bankers kick off 30th anniversary with tree-lighting ceremony

On Friday night, the Festival of Light welcomed its first-ever Big Tree Sponsor as bankersfrom The First Bank & Trust Co. lit up the 16-story beacon of Christmas cheer. Seen formiles around, the tree has become a key symbol of Chickasha’s national reputation f... More »