NEWS


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Jail report for Aug. 8-16
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Guill returns from camp
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Local mission team returns

Blood donors needed

There’s no substitute for blood needed by patients in local hospitals served by Oklahoma Blood Institute or OBI.A blood drive in Duncan on Sunda...

August 17th, 2016 |  


Sparks comments on lawsuit

OKLAHOMA CITY — State Senate Democratic Leader John Sparks (D-Norman) issued the following comments on a lawsuit filed Tuesday asking the Suprem...

August 17th, 2016 |  


Guill returns from camp

Guill returns from camp

Inspiration Point Fine Arts Colony held its annual vocal and piano camps July 17- 31 in Eureka Springs, Arkansas. The camps are open to students enter...

August 17th, 2016 |  


State Highway 9 toll plaza opens

The Oklahoma Turnpike Authority or OTA was scheduled to open the new State Highway 9 Toll Plaza on the Indian Nation Turnpike on Aug. 9. The new toll ...

August 17th, 2016 |  


Juvenile center needs volunteers

The Southwest Oklahoma Juvenile Center, Manitou, is in need of volunteers and mentors to work with youth in custody at the center.According to statist...

August 17th, 2016 updated: August 17th, 2016. |  


SPORTS


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Updated: 5:56 pm. |    
Youth football season slated
2:30 pm
Updated: 2:30 pm. |    
Raines hired as new softball coach
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. |  


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 |  


Bomber graduate to play last tournament

Bomber graduate to play last tournament

Frederick Lady Bomber, Terra Morrison, has been chosen for Class 2A All-State girls golf. Morrison competed in a tournament Monday at Cherokee Hills G...

July 26th, 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 26th, 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 26th, 2016 |  


LIFE


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OTA Foundation names scholarship recipients

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 |  


Rabbit population increases at Quartz Mountain

Rabbit population increases at Quartz Mountain

This is a very good year for rabbits at Quartz Mountain Nature Park. They seem to be everywhere first thing in the morning. As you drive through the p...

August 3rd, 2016 |  


Tipton hosts music night

Tipton hosts music night

After a two month hiatus, Tipton Music Night resumed the first Monday of August at 5 p.m. and will continue, weather permitting, through the school ye...

August 3rd, 2016 updated: August 3rd, 2016. |  


Boyd, Garza announce engagement

Boyd, Garza announce engagement

Amber Kaye Garza and Kelby David Boyd, both of Oklaunion, Texas, announce their engagement.The wedding is planned for 6:30 p.m. Oct. 1 at the Blue Arm...

August 2nd, 2016 |  


OPINION


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We arrived in Darwin
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Careful of your dream car
There was a holiday with mishaps

There was a holiday with mishaps

I was looking at my calendar, planning my trip to Arkansas. We go every year for Thanksgiving. I’m a planner. I plan most things a year in advan...

August 3rd, 2016 |  


To climb or not to climb Uluru

To climb or not to climb Uluru

There were two main reasons why we decided to drive to Darwin rather than fly. The first reason was so we could get an “authentic outback experi...

August 3rd, 2016 |  


Their view

Their view

Lately, the national news is more depressing than usual. We can’t go a week without hearing about someone getting shot. I don’t know what ...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Your View

Editor,In today’s age, the social network has changed everything. What was once something that a family would privately grieve over is now a pub...

July 20th, 2016 |  


A thread of influence sewn

A thread of influence sewn

I believe that one’s influence for good in the lives of others can be seen as a thread, running through his family and friends, and all those wi...

June 8th, 2016 |  


Corrections plan has some concerned

Corrections plan has some concerned

Only three weeks remain in the legislative session, and like always, the final days of session are going to be crazy. Bills are still being heard in t...

June 8th, 2016 |  


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