A discussion during a Watonga City Council meeting revealed some city funds had gone missing from the light and water department. The discussion was part of an audit report from FSW&B CPA for the fiscal year 2018-19. According to Watonga Police Chief Shawn Kays, officer Brian Johnson took the…
Watonga High School varsity football senior captains Wade McCrary (50), Sebastian Whiteshirt (4), Ethan Henderson (76), and Dalton Laird (2) shake hands with captains from the Oklahoma Bible Academy squad on Oct. 11, 2019, prior to the Eagles’ home game vs. the Trojans this past football season. On…
This report is for the period from May 11th through May 17th. During this period, the Geary Police Department wrote 22 Municipal or District Citations. On May 13th at approximately 11:59 am Geary Police officers took a report from a male subject who told them he had been physically and mentally…
Family Court Janet Lynn Vaughn, Minor Children vs Donavan Lee Castleberry, Protective Order Avery Wilson vs Stewart Alexander Paukei, Protective Order Felony Johnathon Charles Hicks, Eluding/Attempting To Elude Police Officer, Driving While Impaired, Failure To Keep Right, Failure To Stop/Yield…
Oklahoma City, OK Friday May 22, 2020 OK Dept. of Ag-USDA Market News Oklahoma grain elevator cash bids as of 2:00 pm Friday. U.S. No 1 HARD RED WINTER WHEAT (BU): mostly .10 lower. 4.06-4.34. Davis 4.06; Hooker 4.08; Hobart, Keyes, Temple 4.10; Buffalo, Frederick, Lawton 4.15; Clinton 4.18;…
The oil price collapse is hurting not only U.S. shale firms and their drilling activities. The crash has severely crippled the royalty payments to a dozen million American oil and gas royalty owners of land on which companies pump oil. The value of the monthly checks to royalty owners in South…
I read a cute mantra on social media the other day: We'll all come out of this pandemic either a CHUNK, a HUNK, or a DRUNK. Why do we have to choose? Can't we be at least two out of three? Unfortunately for me, I am most likely to choose option number one by default. I never was nor will I ever be…
Hi Everyone! Hope you have had a good week. If you had a family get together for Memorial Day, I hope it was enjoyable. Well, the governor has stated that senior citizen centers should open on June 1st, so I guess we will. We’ll start our exercise classes on Monday, the 1st. I know we are all out…
On this date: In 1199, King John of England was crowned in Westminster Abbey nearly two months after the death of his brother, Richard I ("The Lion-Hearted"). In 1861, Chief Justice Roger Taney, sitting as a federal circuit court judge in Baltimore, ruled that President Abraham Lincoln lacked the…
Today, we are once again looking at the list of seven things the LORD hates found in Proverbs 6:16-19, “There are six things that the LORD hates, seven that are an abomination to him: haughty eyes, a lying tongue, and hands that shed innocent blood, a heart that devises wicked plans, feet that make…
The Oklahoma Legislature has passed multiple bills so far this session. Some of those bills are discussed here. Where’s the Beef The Oklahoma Meat Consumer Protection Act has been signed into law. The bill was written by Sen. Micheal Bergstrom of Adair and Rep. Toni Hasenbeck of Elgin. It…
A discussion during a Watonga City Council meeting revealed some city funds had gone missing from…
The Blaine County Sheriff’s office continues to investigate a shooting in Canton that left a 42-…
The Oklahoma State Department of Health updated its Covid-19 virus report numbers May 26 to reflect…
The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association made a big splash across the state on Friday, May 22, when the OSSAA’s board of directors voted to reject the organization’s three-phase plan for sports and activities to return with COVID-19 restrictions on June 1.
Oklahoma gas prices have risen 6.7 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $1.61/g today, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 2,294 stations. Gas…
COVID-19 and social distancing requirements prompted Watonga’s American Legion Post 125 to cancel the annual Memorial Day Ceremony at the IOOF Cemetery. The…
Walk for kids is a fun, family friendly event that raises funds and awareness for families served by Ronald McDonald House Charities of Oklahoma City through…
Eddie Sutton waited so long to be inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. He couldn't hang on long enough to make it to the ceremony. The…
Watonga High School varsity football senior captains Wade McCrary (50), Sebastian Whiteshirt (4), Ethan Henderson (76), and Dalton Laird (2) shake hands with…
Watonga High School has found its next head coach of the Eagles’ varsity wrestling program in Grant Williams, a Coweta High School and 23-year-old Oklahoma…
Brandon Kalicki was born on February 6, 1977 in Yuma, Arizona to Douglas Wayne and Susan Annette (Smith) Kalicki. He went to be with the Lord on May 9, 2020,…
Coetta Sue Head passed away Friday, May 15, 2020 at the age of 67. Services: Greenfield Baptist Church, Tuesday, 10:00 am, May 19, 2020, Greenfield, OK Turner…
Marion “BeBe” Barrett formerly of Watonga passed away Monday, May 18, 2020 at the age of 88. No services at this time. Wilkinson Mortuary of Watonga