• Boy Scouts explore science in overnight stay at museum

    From Staff Reports | Updated: Tue, Jan 26, 2016

    Scouts and their parents were treated to late-night access to museum exhibits Friday at Science Museum Oklahoma’s Boy Scout Science Overnight.

  • Fire destroys Dover High School

    By Matt Dinger and Robert Medley Staff Writers | Updated: Tue, Jan 12, 2016

    The Dover school building was heavily damaged in an overnight fire, Fire Chief Bobby Gardner said. The high school might be a total loss.

  • Historical quilt collection on exhibit at Chisholm Trail Museum in Kingfisher

    From Staff Reports | Published: Wed, Dec 16, 2015

    “Charity, Companionship and Comfort,” an exhibition of historical quilts dating to 1841, is on display at the Chisholm Trail Museum, inside the A.J. Seay Mansion in Kingfisher, through Jan. 31.

  • Heritage Hall dominates District 3A-1 awards

    Jacob Unruh | Updated: Mon, Dec 14, 2015

    Class 3A state champion Heritage Hall took home three of the four major District 3A-1 awards recently, with star Tevin McDaniel being named the MVP. Coach Brett Bogert was named Coach of the Year and powerful running back Terrell Love was named the Offensive Player of the Year. Cushing’s Levi Herren was named the Defensive Player of the Year.

  • Santas of the world visiting Kingfisher

    Matt Patterson | Updated: Fri, Nov 27, 2015

    KINGFISHER -- The Chisholm Trail Museum in Kingfisher will be hosting its annual Santas of the World event at the Seay Mansion, 605 Zellers Avenue, from 2 to 4 p.m. on Dec. 6. The event is open to the public free of charge. There will live music performed by students from the Harding Fine Arts Academy in Oklahoma City along with live dulcimer music performed by Wayne Cantwell's Traditional Music of the Open Prairie. The Santas of the World Group was started in 2005, as a program for the Oklahoma Historical Society. It consisted of seven people who researched stories about gift bringers from around the world in a historical context. They now have 30 plus who participate in these events.

  • Kingfisher students visit The Oklahoman's production facility

    From Staff Reports | Published: Wed, Nov 25, 2015

    Students from Kingfisher High School visited The Oklahoman's production facility last week.

  • Former Oklahoma nursing home caretaker faces abuse charge

    BY KYLE SCHWAB Staff Writer kschwab@oklahoman.com | Published: Fri, Aug 14, 2015

    Carla Jean Hill, 50, of Waukomis, a former nursing home caretaker in Hennessey, Oklahoma, was charged with one count of felony abuse by caretaker Thursday in Kingfisher County District Court. She is accused of abusing a 90-year-old resident.

  • District 3A-1 preview: Heritage Hall looking at quarterback options

    BY JACOB UNRUH | Published: Thu, Aug 13, 2015

    The biggest question surrounding Heritage Hall is who will play quarterback. Chargers coach Brett Bogert said he feels fortunate to have three options with senior Michael McMullen, junior Devin Crawford and sophomore Blake Adams. “They’re all capable of playing it, which is good,” Bogert said. “It’s just hard to figure out that many reps in the short time we get, especially here because have to split practices.” Bogert said Adams resembles the same athleticism former star Connor McGinnis featured. Crawford moved from Marlow in the offseason. Bogert added that he hopes to have a starter named by the team’s scrimmage against Lincoln Christian, Cascia Hall and Locust Grove on Aug. 28.