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/Edited 6:10 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 22/

How many confirmed cases of COVID-19 does it take to temporarily shut down a high school's football and volleyball programs?

Plans for a travel plaza on the west side of U.S. 81 was presented to the Hennessey Board of Trustees Thursday night by Town Administrator Tiffany Tillman.

Public discussion regarding a possible annex with a CareerTech school was at the forefront of the Hennessey Board of Education meeting.

Kingfisher High School has named its Students of the Month for December 2021.

Sports

Jan 16, 2022 - 00:00

LADY WARRIORS - Team members for the 2021-22 Okarche junior high girls basketball team include, from left: front row, Katy Creswell, Lyla Zaragoza, Emma Alig, Katie Parham, Sara Jacobs and Kennedy Blackwood; middle row, Scout Payne, Julia Rayburn, Averi Wilson, Maycie Moore, Bella Hufnagel and Avery Schieber; and back row, Kylie Harper, Abbigayle Endres, Harpe White, Addison Mingus, Jaici Easton, Callie Cramer and Presley Wittrock. [Photo provided]

Playing for the fifth time in a week on Monday, the Dover boys continued to push their record toward .500.

Jan 16, 2022 - 00:00

Cashion carried over its momentum from the Three Rivers Conference Tournament into last week.

Jan 16, 2022 - 00:00

Hennessey suffered its second narrow loss to Watonga in just a matter of days.

Opinions

GianCarlo Canaparo is a legal fellow in the Edwin Meese III Center for Legal and Judicial Studies at The Heritage Foundation. Hans von Spakovsky is a senior legal fellow at The Heritage Foundation, a former commissioner on the Federal Election Commission, and former counsel to the assistant attorney general for civil rights at the U.S. Department of Justice. He is a member of the board of the Public Interest Legal Foundation.

Members of Congress attempted to disqualify state Electoral College votes in four of the past six presidential elections using an ambiguous 1887 law.

Obituaries

Jan 16, 2022 - 00:00

Florene (Beckner) Jacobs was born at home on Jan. 21, 1931, in Piedmont to G.W. (Pete) Beckner and Mabel Beckner.

Jan 16, 2022 - 00:00

Stanley C. Frederick, 86, of Moore, died peacefully on Jan. 11, 2022, surrounded by his children.