Despite a power outage and change of location, Clinton volleyball came away with a 2-0 home finale, senior night win over Erick Thursday at the Clinton Middle School gym.

J.D. Strong, son of the late Jim Strong, cousin to Clinton attorney Julie Strong, and son-in-law of Clinton Chamber of Commerce staffer Narci Smith, has been selected by the eight-member Oklahoma Wildlife Conservation Commission to serve as the new director of the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation.

Johnnie and Gretta Abramson enjoy gardening. But they’ve taken their hobby to a new level by “growing” butterflies in their back yard.

Costly cattle

   Clinton Livestock Auction owner Blake Berry estimates there are 30 to 40 percent fewer cattle than there were three years ago in this extended and continuing drought.

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Despite a power outage and change of location, Clinton volleyball came away with a 2-0 home finale, senior night win over Erick Thursday at the Clinton Middle School gym.

Lifestyle

Pictured are (front row from left) Jeni, Jantz and Jaxson Baker, and Stephanie Whittington, and (back row) Jason, Terry and Cathy Baker, and Rick Whittington. In the inset are Terry and Cathy Baker.

Terry and Cathy Baker, of Butler were recently honored with a 50th wedding anniversary celebration at Red River, N.M.

Obituaries

Graveside services for Thomas F. Dobbs, 84, former Clinton resident, were held yesterday at Fairlawn Cemetery in Elk City.

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