• 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.

  • Oklahoma voters to decide sales tax plan, school bond issue

    BY SILAS ALLEN Staff Writer sallen@oklahoman.com | Published: Sun, Aug 9, 2015

    Voters in Lawton will consider a proposed extension of an existing 1.25 percent sales tax that would go to fund improvements to the city’s water infrastructure, sewer rehabilitation, street repair and other projects. It also would fund efforts to find alternate sources of drinking water.

  • Carl Mays exhibit in Kingfisher highlights interesting baseball career

    By Matt Patterson The Oklahoman mpatterson@Opubco.com | Published: Mon, Jun 15, 2015

    Carl Mays, the submarine pitcher who played for the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox, among other teams, is the subject of a new exhibit at the Chisholm Trail Museum in Kingfisher, Oklahoma.

  • Chisholm Trail Museum in Kingfisher will host TG&Y reunion

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Sat, May 30, 2015

    The reunion of former TG&Y employees will be June 13 at the Chisholm Trail Museum in Kingfisher.

  • Six Yukon-area Scouts achieve Eagle rank

    From Staff Reports | Published: Thu, May 14, 2015

    The new Eagle Scouts are members of Troop 585 in Yukon.

  • Oklahoma Youth Orchestras to hold auditions at Oklahoma City University

    From Staff Reports | Published: Sat, May 9, 2015

    Oklahoma Youth Orchestras auditions are set at Oklahoma City University

  • Saddling up for science: Oklahoma family hosts steer wrestling event to raise funds for medical research

    By Ryan Stewart, For The Oklahoman | Published: Tue, Apr 28, 2015

    Oklahoma family is hosting its fifth annual steer wrestling event to benefit medical research.

  • Living History Day comes to Kingfisher

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Sat, Apr 25, 2015

    The Chisholm Trail Museum’s annual Living History Day will feature encampments, gunfighters, soldiers and settlers in Kingfisher