• Parties, Etc.: Oct. 25, 2015: Helen Ford Wallace

    By Helen Ford Wallace hwallace@Oklahoman.com | Updated: Sat, Oct 24, 2015

    King's Party, Mercy Foundation First Look Party, Engagement Party, Dedication, Art Reception

  • Yukon hosts students from France

    Story Provided by Yukon Public Schools | Published: Sat, Oct 24, 2015

    Ten French students are in Oklahoma on a two-week scholarship program that is the only one of its kind in the United States.

  • Spooky Social set for Tuesday in Yukon

    From Staff Reports | Updated: Wed, Oct 21, 2015

    Yukon residents 55 and older are invited to attend the Spooky Social on Tuesday.

  • Canadian Valley Tech celebrates MFG Day

    By Bill Kramer For The Oklahoman | Published: Tue, Oct 20, 2015

    Representatives from three manufacturing companies offered industry inspiration for students this month at Canadian Valley Technology Center’s Holt Campus.

  • Students build food pantry storage facility

    By Bill Kramer For The Oklahoman | Published: Tue, Oct 20, 2015

    Lowe’s Yukon store — through its Lowe’s Heroes program — provided the materials needed to build a storage building for Manna Pantry, a nonprofit providing nonperishable food items to those in need and is supported by the nondenominational Yukon Ministerial Alliance.

  • Rylan Redding's game-winning TD earns Player of the Week honors

    By Scott Wright Staff Writer swright@oklahoman.com | Published: Mon, Oct 19, 2015

    Redding helped Yukon beat Putnam City to remain in the Class 6A playoff hunt.

  • Parties, Etc.: Oct. 18, 2015: Helen Ford Wallace

    By Helen Ford Wallace hwallace@Oklahoman.com | Published: Sun, Oct 18, 2015

    Award Luncheon, Patron Party, Reunion, Fashion and Tea, Bullfrog Party, History Lesson, Dinner

  • Have a ghastly good time at Movie at the Coop in Yukon

    By Jason Beal For The Oklahoman  | Published: Thu, Oct 15, 2015

    Yukon's third annual Movie at the Coop will feature the 1984 classic film “Ghostbusters” on the grassy area behind the Jackie Cooper Gym.

  • High school softball: Three things to know about the state tournament

    By Jacob Unruh Staff Writer junruh@oklahoman.com | Published: Wed, Oct 14, 2015

    The softball state tournaments begin at 11 a.m. Thursday at ASA Hall of Fame Stadium for Class 6A, Class 5A and Class 4A. Here are three things to know about the tournament: *Guthrie is making its first appearance in the tournament since 1998. The Bluejays are the only team in Class 5A to go on the road and advance. Sisters Karrah and Hannah Dean led the way. Karrah hit .471 and also went 11-3 with a 1.85 ERA and 109 strikeouts. Hannah went 10-10 with a 2.00 ERA and 115 strikeouts. *Yukon went east this season for district play, and it worked to its benefit. The Millers are 29-11 and have won eight of their last 10 games. *Chickasha is aiming to win a second straight championship, but this time in Class 4A.

  • Edmond fans show football spirit in big ways

    From Staff Reports | Published: Wed, Oct 14, 2015

    Edmond fans show football spirit in big ways.

  • Oklahoma food briefs

    By Dave Cathey Food Editor dcathey@oklahoman.com | Published: Wed, Oct 14, 2015

    Oklahoma food briefs

  • Whitewater Center kick-off was held at the CHK/Central Boathouse in Oklahoma City

    Updated: Sun, Oct 11, 2015

      Judi Freyer, Dave Hepp, Terri Cooper, Gov. Mary Fallin, Greg Newby. (Photo by Helen Ford Wallace, The Oklahoman.)  A “First Wave” cocktail reception was given by members of the Oklahoma City Boathouse Foundation at CHK/Central Boathouse to kickoff the Whitewater Center campaign. Michael Knopp, executive director, talked about the Boathouse Foundation which will take over management and maintenance of Riversport Rapids after the Grand Opening May 6,7,8, 2016. After dinner by C2 Catering and Rococo’s, guests went outside to watch the Oklahoma Regatta Festival and to see Cirque Nouveau, dance, acrobatics, light, music on the SandRIdge Sky Trail.  Gov.

  • World's Fair experience resonates with former Sooner Guides

    By Matt Patterson Staff Writer mpatterson@oklahoman.com | Updated: Sat, Oct 10, 2015

    For three months in 1965, the mission for Phil Bornemann and Don Kiser was to serve as Sooner Guides for Oklahoma’s exhibit at the World’s Fair in New York.

  • Canadian Valley Technology Center hosts 'unconference'

    By Bill Kramer For The Oklahoman | Published: Thu, Oct 8, 2015

    Canadian Valley Technology Center in Yukon recently hosted EdcampCTE, a career and technical education event. Unlike traditional conferences with agendas set months in advance by people running the conference, Edcamp’s "unconference" agenda was created by the participants at the start of the event.

  • Oklahoma food news and notes

    By Dave Cathey Food Editor dcathey@oklahoman.com | Updated: Tue, Oct 6, 2015

    Oklahoma food news and notes

  • Oklahoma City-area achievers

    From Staff Reports | Published: Wed, Oct 7, 2015

    Oklahoma City-area achievers

  • Oklahoma student nominated for presidential scholars program

    By Bill Kramer For The Oklahoman | Published: Wed, Oct 7, 2015

    Officials at the Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education have nominated Nathan Herndon, of Minco, for the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program.

  • Yukon celebrates 50th annual Oklahoma Czech Festival

    From Staff Reports | Published: Tue, Oct 6, 2015

    Czech music, dancing and food are showcased at 50th annual Oklahoma Czech Festival in Yukon.

  • 20-40-60 Etiquette: At the table, who passes what first?

    By Callie Athey, Lillie-Beth Brinkman and Helen Ford Wallace | Published: Mon, Oct 5, 2015

    The Oklahoman's 20-40-60 Etiquette columnists pass along reminders about what to do when food and condiments aren't making their way to diners in an orderly fashion. Hilarie Blaney has the guest answer.

  • High school football: Tate Troxell has breakout performance to lead Edmond Memorial past Yukon, 42-21

    BY JACOB UNRUH Staff Writer junruh@oklahoman.com | Updated: Fri, Oct 2, 2015

    The 5-foot-11, 180-pound senior finished with 172 yards rushing and two touchdowns on 18 carries. He also caught a 7-yard touchdown pass, which put the Bulldogs up 28-14 in the third quarter.