Using DNA, remains of all six people found just over a year ago in three cars concealed beneath the waters of Foss Reservoir for more than 40 years have been positively identified by the Oklahoma State Medical Examiner’s Office.

Western Oklahoma Christian School is gearing up for its annual soup supper fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 5 to 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Frisco Center in Clinton. On the menu will be three different soups — green bean, chicken noodle and borscht (vegetable soup).

The much anticipated Miller well a quarter mile from the Foss Reservoir water treatment plant may not become part of the plant’s water resources after all.

At least, owner Lyle Miller says it won’t unless the Foss Master Conservancy District comes up with a lot better lease offer than it’s made so far.



Marquiz Simpkins (24) carries the ball for the Red Tornadoes with fullback Dawson Ballard (1) providing the block. Clinton picked up its first district win of the season by defeating the Owls.

For the first half of its game with Elgin Friday at the Tornado Bowl, Clinton looked like the Red Tornado teams of old.


Brandon Lewis and Connor Meacham have been named the Red Tornado Boy and Girl for September at Clinton High School.

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