NEWS


Local youngsters compete in area cotton pageants

Local youngsters compete in area cotton pageants

Cotton is one of Southwest Oklahoma’s major crops and Frederick held its ninth annual Cotton Festival on Saturday.According to Tillman Producers...

November 9th, 2016 |  


Community Calendar

Frederick High School is scheduled to host an assembly honoring veterans 10 a.m. Nov. 11 at the FHS Bomber Hangar at 312 N. 15th St. in Frederick. Air...

November 9th, 2016 |  


Radio log for Oct. 28-Nov. 3

Oct. 28Welfare check, 217 N. Palmer Ave., Manitou.Loose horse, Highview Avenue and Cemetery Road.Disturbance and harassment, 308 S. 15th St.Trespassin...

November 9th, 2016 |  


Jail report for Oct. 28-Nov. 4

Jail report for Oct. 28-Nov. 4

Nicholas Adam Alaniz, 26 of Grandfield, Cotton County warrant.Clint Curtis Clarkson, 25 of Burkburnette, Texas, public intoxication, resisting an offi...

November 9th, 2016 |  


Local man inducted into golf hall of fame

Local man inducted into golf hall of fame

Larry Fryer was inducted into the Hardin-Simmons University Golf Hall of fame on Oct. 15. Fryer is a Frederick High School alumnus. He graduated Frede...

November 4th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Lady Bomberslose to Warriorsin extra innings

The Lady Bombers traveled to Apache on Aug. 16 to take on the Lady Warriors in the second conference game of the season.Angeli Zuniga led off the firs...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Lady Bombers makegreat showing in I-40Classic tournament

On Aug. 12, the Lady Bombers traveled to Weatherford taking on the Lady Eagles for the first round of tournament play in the I-40 Classic.In the top o...

August 17th, 2016 |  


Youth football season slated

Youth football season slated

Bomber tackle football begins Sept. 10. The independent league coincides with the Quarterback Club season and is for ages 12 and under.It is a self-fu...

August 9th, 2016 updated: August 9th, 2016. |  


Raines hired as new softball coach

Raines hired as new softball coach

Frederick High School has a new fast pitch softball coach. Katie Raines was hired July 14.Raines played fast pitch softball for Southwestern Oklahoma ...

July 27th, 2016 updated: July 27th, 2016. |  


FHS students receive scholarships

FHS students receive scholarships

Two Bomber football players were awarded scholarships to Bethel College in North Newton, Kansas.Jaylen Randle received a football scholarship and Deyo...

July 27th, 2016 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


2:40 pm |    
Engagement

Birthday party

There will be a come and go birthday celebration honoring Francis Ayala 2-4 p.m. Saturday in the fellowship hall of St. Helen’s Catholic Church,...

September 14th, 2016 |  


Blue baby shower slated

Britni (Hoover) and Matt Smith will be honored with a “blue” baby shower 10 a.m. Sept. 24 at the home of Amy Hensley, 7074B Lovejoy Lane i...

August 17th, 2016 |  


Local artist hosts sidewalk art class

Local artist hosts sidewalk art class

Lynn Melton hosted a sidewalk art class Aug. 2-5 for middle school students.Melton is the Artist-In-Resident at Frederick Public Schools.The class was...

August 10th, 2016 |  


Pink baby shower slated

There will be a pink baby shower for Chris Arumugam and Alisha Franklin from 3-5 p.m. Sunday at the Civic Center.Special to the Press-Leader...

August 3rd, 2016 |  


Arts council seeks chair artists

The Frederick Arts Council is looking for people who would like to “chair” the 44th Annual Arts and Action art show that will be held on t...

August 3rd, 2016 |  


OPINION


10:03 pm |    
We should all be friendlier
Always remember book titles

Always remember book titles

I’m graduating from Cameron University in December with a bachelor’s in English and a minor in journalism. I am blessed to have been able ...

September 14th, 2016 |  


Arts N’ Action is almost here

Arts N’ Action is almost here

Let me start out with an apology. I jinxed us all with my “cool breeze and we have survived summer” talk. I made us have a 96-degree day a...

September 14th, 2016 |  


Call to sailors wherever ye may be

Call to sailors wherever ye may be

One thing I feel I missed out on by not serving aboard a ship is the Line Crossing Ceremony. When a sailor crossed the equator for the first time, he ...

September 1st, 2016 |  


We arrived in Darwin

We arrived in Darwin

Driving into the City of Darwin was like a huge breath of fresh air. Finally, after three months on a desolate island, two days in Adelaide near the s...

August 17th, 2016 |  


Careful of your dream car

Careful of your dream car

I was an aircraft mechanic in the Navy. I was a tinkerer in my youth. Always interested in anything mechanic. I’ve always loved hot rod cars and...

August 9th, 2016 |  


There was a holiday with mishaps

There was a holiday with mishaps

I was an aircraft mechanic in the Navy. I was a tinkerer in my youth. Always interested in anything mechanic. I’ve always loved hot rod cars and...

August 8th, 2016 |  


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