Cy Walters said he was a little nervous and scared at the same time when he sat down to sign his National Letter of Intent Friday to run cross country at Northwestern Oklahoma State University. He said he’s looking forward to running for the Rangers, and looks forward to working with Coach “K.” Cy…
On Nov. 16, Governor Kevin Stitt joined Commissioner of Health Lance Frye to announce Seventh Amended Executive Order 2020-20, which increases safety measures for restaurants, bars and state employees in Oklahoma to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. "Throughout the entire battle against COVID-…
On Nov. 16, Governor Kevin Stitt joined Commissioner of Health Lance Frye to announce Seventh Amended Executive Order 2020-20, which increases safety measures for restaurants, bars and state employees in Oklahoma to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. "Throughout the entire battle against COVID-…
As of November 20, there were 167,261 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 virus in the state, up by 2,921 in the last 24 hours according to the Oklahoma State Department of Health. There were fifteen deaths reported in the last day. This brings the death toll to 1,603. In Blaine County, according to…
Big cats. Little kittens. Rambunctious, playful and some a little shy. White, brown, black, brindled, spotted or striped. Whatever type of cat you fancy, the Watonga Community Cat Foundation has one for you. The organization is hosting “Cocoa and Kittens,” a magical and private adoption…
As of November 17, there were 158,408 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 virus in the state, according to the Oklahoma State Department of Health. There were six deaths reported in the last 24 hours. This brings the death toll to 1,544. In Blaine County, according to emergency management officials,…
The Blaine County Association of Oklahoma Home and Community Education will be holding its annual Santa’s Village and Holiday Bazaar on from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 5 at the Blaine County Fairgrounds in Watonga. Admission is free and open to the public. This is the 43rd year that this event has…
Come on out and see our decorations for Thanksgiving here at the Ferguson house. We had a lovely donation made in Memory of Norita Curtin to the house by her friend Mr. Rice. We survived the ice storm with little damage. We would like to thank the Firefighter and city crews for taking care of all…
Hi everyone! I hope you are all doing well. I was sorry to hear there have been several new cases of corona detected recently. I think it has finally made it to Blaine County. Things were pretty quiet around the Center this week. we only had one person in to quilt and it was Jennie Castleberry. We…
There are so many unanswered questions about things we should know by the time we're adults that I wish someone had clued me in on when I was much younger such as... If one door closes and another door opens, does that mean we've entered a revolving door? When the alcohol ads admonish one to "…
The Watonga Middle School Scholastics team attended its first virtual meet of the year hosted by Chamberlain Middle School in Fairview. Students tested in math, language arts, science, current events, social studies and humanities. The following students placed in their tested subject area. From…
Big cats. Little kittens. Rambunctious, playful and some a little shy. White, brown, black,…
As of November 17, there were 158,408 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 virus in the state, according…
The Blaine County Association of Oklahoma Home and Community Education will be holding its annual…
Cy Walters said he was a little nervous and scared at the same time when he sat down to sign his National Letter of Intent Friday to run cross country at Northwestern Oklahoma State University. He said he’s looking forward to running for the Rangers, and looks forward to working with Coach “K.” Cy Walters finished seventh in the Class 2A state cross country championships this season. From left, Scott Walters, Cy, Stacey Walters and Watonga cross country coach Jim Bob Coleman. Watonga Public Schools
The Watonga Lions Club named two Watonga High School seniors its November and December students of the month. Jaryn Lehman Jaryn Lehman claimed the November…
Congratulations to the Geary High School Academic Team for placing 5th at Regionals. While they won’t be moving on to Area, they are improving every day. The…
The Watonga Middle School Scholastics team attended its first virtual meet of the year hosted by Chamberlain Middle School in Fairview. Students tested in math…
The 2020 Season came to a conclusion in the first round of the playoffs on Friday. The team made their way to Dibble with a chance to rewrite history. The…
Maggie Glasgow is a sophomore at Geary High School and is very active at school and in her community. Glasgow is active in student council, serving as class…
The Lady Bison fastpitch softball team was recognized this week by the OSSAA with an Academic Achievement Award. This year the team posted a combined GPA of 3.…
Elizabeth Janette (Saunders) Eichling was born October 20, 1921 to J.R. and Georgie Saunders in Shawnee, Oklahoma and died November 10, 2020 at the age of 99…
Barbara Jo (Marx) Wigington was born on June 5, 1935 in Carnegie, OK to Gus Henry and Velma Willis (Meaker) Marx. She passed away on November 10, 2020 in…
Traditional wake services for Corrine Ruth Stewart of Clinton, Oklahoma will be held at 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at the Canton Community Center in…