City Manager Mark Skiles continued his introductory tour of Clinton civic clubs this week, visiting the Kiwanis Club Thursday and warning that drought-enforced water restrictions are having an unintended impact on the city’s revenue situation.
“It is a catastrophe for the revenue side,” said Skiles.

Clinton firefighters poke through tall dead grass looking for hot spots after extinguishing a blaze Thursday along railroad tracks south of the Washita River between N. 13th Street and U.S. Highway 183. From the left are Brett Russell, Caleb Moore and Aaron Snider.

This has been a good summer for area firefighters, but Clinton Chief Randy Carpenter said Friday it’s no time for people to get complacent.

Pauls

Two Thomas men, Tim Pauls and Justin Ogletree, have been charged with three felonies each after allegedly beating a young Custer City man with baseball bats.

Clinton firefighters poke through tall dead grass looking for hot spots after extinguishing a blaze Thursday along railroad tracks south of the Washita River between N. 13th Street and U.S. Highway 183. From the left are Brett Russell, Caleb Moore and Aaron Snider.
Pauls

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Sports

Kori Glancy had the lone hit for the Lady Reds in their game at Burns Flat-Dill City Thursday.

The start of the season continues to be a struggle for the CHS softball team.
They fell to 1-5 on the year Thursday afternoon after a 6-0 loss on the road to Burns Flat-Dill City.

Lifestyle

Already impressively harmonizing around Director Julie Barnett’s upright piano she has loaned to the Southwest Playhouse for the September production of “Smoke On the Mountain: Homecoming” are, from left, cast members Jim Hull, Jill Powell, Jim West, Lori Veazey, James Rainwater and Carson Guthrie. At the piano is fellow cast member Karen Stamper.

A mix of seasoned veterans and promising new major performers will be taking the stage for Southwest Playhouse’s opening production of the 2014-2015 season — “Smoke on the Mountain: Homecoming,” se

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