Dr. Jerry Hernandez, a physician who lives in Cordell but formerly practiced in Hobart, was indicted Thursday by an Oklahoma City grand jury on a charge of first-degree manslaughter for allegedly shooting a man to death in December of 2016 after they argued over politics.

Clinton High School’s new principal, Mark Moring, wants to give students and teachers there the best learning environment possible. To accomplish that, he’s made a few changes since taking over. 

A sweep of 3A, No. 19 Erick did not go the way Clinton head volleyball coach Derek Jackson wanted it to Thursday at the Tornado Dome.

Edna Digby

Funeral services for Edna Irene Digby, 85, of Weatherford, were held at 2 p.m. today at the First Baptist Church. 

Chloe Nickel

Graveside services for Chloe Nickel, infant daughter of Gene and Stacie Nickel, Clinton residents, will be held at 10 a.m.

Ron McGee

Funeral services for Ron McGee, 75, of Elk City, will be held at 2 p.m. tomorrow at the Whinery-Savage Chapel in Elk City.
He died Aug. 27, 2017, at Elk City.

Courtney Turney

Memorial services for Courtney (Nemea) Ann Turney, 33, will be held at 2 p.m. tomorrow in the Mountain View Cemetery.
She died Aug. 5, 2017, in California.  



Clinton head football coach Reade Box joins us after Clinton falls 28-24 to Heritage Hall. Chargers outscored Clinton 14-0 in the second half to come away with the win.


Ted L. Maloy, Lieutenant Colonel, United States Army, 87, passed away on September 13th, 2017 due to complications from vascular dementia.

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