Two high school teams face off

Heather Gilley staff Cherokee High School and Timberlake High School met on the court in Helena for their matchup. The Lady Chiefs defeated the Lady Tigers 52-36. In the boys’ contest, Timberlake won 48-30. The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association released the Class A and B playoff assignments. Timberlake will host and Medford, Kremlin-Hillsdale and…

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OSU releases honor roll

A total of 8,004 students were named to the 2020 fall semester honor rolls at Oklahoma State University in Stillwater, including 3,449 students named to the President’s Honor Roll for earning an A grade in all their courses. Full-time undergraduate students who completed 12 or more hours with a grade point average of 4.00 made…

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Students named to THS honor roll

The Timberlake High School released their fall semester honor roll. They are as follows: Superintendent’s Honor Roll • Summer Finney, Lindsay Olson, Joel Pecha, Hailey Phillips, Amaya Ullrich, Jacob Diller, Greysan Ioerger, Ethan Jenlink, Colten Lormand, Jack McCoy, Carver Sands, Cade Severin, Emma Curry, Karleigh Decker, Kinlie Judd, Merric Judd, Hannah Wear, Pete Gwinn and…

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BHS releases first semester honor roll

Burlington Junior High and High School released their first semester honor rolls. They are as follows: Superintendent’s Honor Roll: • High School: Paden Allen, Savannah Granados, Karlie Heatherman, Nancy Klippenstein, McKenzie Olson, Alyssa Russell, Kayli Stewart, Logan Stewart and Sterling Stewart. • Junior High: Riley Dowell, Haylee Jantz and Ranee Russell. Principal’s Honor Roll •…

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Robert “Bob” Eugene Bahm

Robert “Bob” Eugene Bahm, 93, of Kaw City, left this life on January 15, 2021. A Rosary Service was held at 10 a.m., Tuesday, January 19, 2021, with a Mass of Christian Burial to follow at 10:30 a.m., at St. Mary’s Catholic Church. Arrangements are under the direction of Trout Funeral Home & Crematory.

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Book Babes to meet

The Book Babes Book Club will meet at 2 p.m., Thursday, January 21 at the library. “This Tender Land” will be discussed. Everyone is welcome. Chamber Elects Officers The Carmen Chamber of Commerce met last week and elected officers for the coming year. Those service as officers will be: President, Kathy Gregory; Vice-President, Sam Wooten,…

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Gladys Fae Whitehead Weigand

Gladys Fae Whitehead Weigand passed away peacefully  on January 12, 2021. Viewing was January 19  at Shelley Family Funeral Home at 906 W. Kansas Ave. Arkansas City, KS from 9:30- 11:30 a.m. Graveside services were at Parker Cemetery in Arkansas City, KS at 2 PM. Born January 17, 1932, to Arthur and Elsie (Glenn) Whitehead…

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John Frech

Graveside services for John Frech were 2:00 p.m. Saturday, January 16, 2021, at the Carmen City Cemetery with Rev. Timothy Roggow officiating. Interment was under the direction of Wentworth Mortuary, LLC of Carmen. The service was live streamed on Marshall Funeral Home Facebook Page. Johnny F. Frech, son of the late John Gottlieb and Anna…

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Government approves state of emergency

Governor Kevin Stitt announced the federal government has approved the State of Oklahoma’s request for public assistance for 16 additional counties to help with expenses related to the winter weather storm that began on October 26, 2020. The funding will deliver public assistance to municipalities, counties, tribes and rural electric cooperatives for debris removal, infrastructure…

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Pederson to host redistricting meeting

As the Legislature is set to tackle state and congressional redistricting, Sen. Roland Pederson, R-Burlington, is encouraging citizens to get involved in the process by attending a redistricting town hall meeting in Enid on Jan. 21. The meeting will be held at the Autry Technology Center Lectorium at 6 p.m. At the town hall, participants…

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