• Oklahoma religion briefs

    Published: Sat, Sep 27, 2014

    Religion briefs for Sept. 27

  • Oklahoma beheading: Highway patrol lieutenant recounts past scuffle with suspect in Moore attack

    By Jonathan Sutton, Staff Writer | Published: Sat, Sep 27, 2014

    Oklahoma Highway Patrol Lt. Betsy Randolph ended up with a broken hand after a scuffle with Alton Nolen. in 2010. Nolen is accused of beheading Colleen Hufford on Thursday after he was fired from his job at Vaughn Foods in Moore.

  • Guthrie football: Idae Alexander powers Guthrie past McGuinness

    By Murray Evans, For The Oklahoman | Published: Fri, Sep 26, 2014

    Alexander was a workhorse, carrying 33 times for 195 yards and two touchdowns and catching two passes for 36 yards as No. 3 Guthrie routed No. 10 Bishop McGuinness 35-0 on Friday night in the District 5A-2 opener for both teams at Pribil Stadium.

  • Pursuit in Logan County ends with vehicle fire and man hunt

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Wed, Sep 24, 2014

    A man in a stolen pickup led authorities on a pursuit Tuesday in Logan County that ultimately ended in a vehicle fire and a man hunt, the local Sheriff’s Office reported. About 4:15 p.m., a Guthrie police officer attempted to stop the stolen truck driven by a white male. The man had just left Guthrie Junior High School and had picked up a juvenile described as a Hispanic female, possibly a 10-year-old, reports said Wednesday.

  • Retiring Guthrie pastor reflects on his ministry

    BY BRYAN PAINTER, Staff Writer | Updated: Sun, Sep 21, 2014

    “I have always considered myself a pastor first and a preacher second. The ministry of presence is being with those who are going through difficult times. Every Christian can share in the ministry of presence,” the Rev. Dennis Clark of Guthrie said.

  • Community briefs

    Published: Wed, Sep 17, 2014

    Community briefs

  • Magnitude 4.0 earthquake registered south of Guthrie

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Updated: Mon, Sep 15, 2014

    It was recorded at 3:08 p.m. roughly four miles south of Guthrie.

  • Athletes get the mic: Guthrie's L'liott Curry interviews Idae Alexander

    BY JACOB UNRUH | Updated: Thu, Sep 4, 2014

    [brightcove]3750356342001[/brightcove] Fresh off winning last season's Class 5A state championship, Guthrie star L'liott Curry couldn't wait to ask Idae Alexander some hard-hitting questions. "Where's the toughest place you've played?" "What's your favorite pregame meal?" It's all part of The Oklahoman's "Athletes get the mic" series, that concludes later today leading up to the first game of the season. Watch the video above and check out the previous videos in the links below. Wednesday: Mount St.

  • Guthrie leaders discuss defeat of penny sales tax

    By Steve Gust, For The Oklahoman | Updated: Tue, Sep 2, 2014

    The city sales tax measure failed in Guthrie, and the Chamber of Commerce president hopes the city council will try again next year.

  • Guthrie football: Bluejays moving forward with new coach, new faces

    BY JACOB UNRUH, Staff Writer | Published: Mon, Sep 1, 2014

    The loss of 24 seniors means changes. But there’s also a new head coach with Beeby replacing Rafe Watkins, who is now the coach at Muskogee.

  • Guthrie Job Corps Center program celebrates 50 years of success

    By Sarah Lobban, For The Oklahoman | Published: Sat, Aug 30, 2014

    The Guthrie Job Corps Center program celebrated its 50th anniversary last week.

  • 4.2 earthquake rattles central Oklahoma

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Updated: Tue, Aug 19, 2014

    A Guthrie, Oklahoma, resident described Tuesday morning’s earthquake as one of the stronger ones he has felt.

  • Fiddle player Byron Berline and his bluegrass band keep good times rolling in Oklahoma

    By Jessica Allison, Staff Writer | Published: Thu, Aug 14, 2014

    Oklahoma fiddle player Byron Berline has played with the likes of The Rolling Stones, Elton John and Bill Monroe. But he said twice-monthly shows at his Guthrie fiddle shop and music hall are now his favorites.

  • Guthrie voters will decide 2 sales tax proposals Aug 26

    By Steve Gust, For The Oklahoman | Published: Wed, Aug 13, 2014

    The city of Guthrie is seeking a 1 cent increase in the sales tax, and Logan County seeks to replace taxes set to expire next year.

  • Guthrie man gets arrest on complaints of choking, abuse

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Updated: Mon, Aug 11, 2014

    A man was arrested Wednesday evening in central Logan County on complaints of assault with a dangerous weapon, kidnapping, child abuse and domestic abuse by strangulation.

  • 4 small earthquakes recorded south of Guthrie

    Published: Fri, Aug 8, 2014

    GUTHRIE, Okla. (AP) — Four small earthquakes have been recorded just south of Guthrie in central Oklahoma. Authorities say there are no reports of damage or injury after Friday’s temblors. The strongest quake recorded by the U.S. Geological Survey was a preliminary magnitude 3.4 quake recorded at 3:21 p.m. three miles southeast of Guthrie. A 3.2 magnitude quake was recorded at 1:07 p.m., a 3.1 magnitude tremor at 3:58 p.m. and a 3.0 magnitude quake at 3:45 p.m. Each of the quakes were recorded two to three miles south/southeast of Guthrie — about 25 miles north of Oklahoma City. Geologists say earthquakes of magnitude 2.5 to 3.0 are generally the smallest that are felt by humans and that damage is not likely in

  • 2 earthquakes strike central Oklahoma

    Published: Mon, Aug 4, 2014

    EDMOND (AP) — The U.S. Geological Survey says two earthquakes centered in central Oklahoma struck Monday. A magnitude 3.3 earthquake struck 6 miles east-southeast of Edmond around 1:20 p.m. Monday. Shaking could be felt in Oklahoma City. Earlier in the day, a 3.5-magnitude temblor was recorded at 10:30 a.m. It was centered 3 miles south of Guthrie. The quakes came the same day an Oklahoma lawmaker and veteran petroleum geologist called for a federal task force to develop an emergency plan in response to the swarm of earthquakes rocking the central part of the state.

  • New Logan County group seeks to mitigate disasters

    By Steve Gust, For The Oklahoman | Published: Sat, Aug 2, 2014

    The name of the Guthrie group is the Logan County Long Term Recovery Group.

  • High school football: District 5A-2 preview

    By Jacob Unruh | Updated: Fri, Aug 1, 2014

    Defending champion Guthrie rebuilding offensive line. Bluejays picked to finish second in district behind Carl Albert.

  • Oklahoma aeronautics firm works with Navy researchers to modify combat jet for storm research

    By Silas Allen, Staff Writer | Updated: Fri, Jul 25, 2014

    As recently as March 2013, the U.S. Navy Postgraduate School’s A-10 Thunderbolt was flying missions over Afghanistan. Now, it’s sitting at an Oklahoma airport, where a team from Guthrie-based Zivko Aeronautics and the school’s Center for Interdisciplinary Remotely-Piloted Aircraft Studies is turning the combat jet into a storm-chasing aircraft.