Firm donates turkeys

Christensen Law Group donated several hundred pounds worth of frozen turkeys Thursday at Clinton’s Mission House. Pictured, from left, are Gail and Clay Christensen, Jim Burden of the Mission House and Anthony Moore and Carissa King from the Clinton branch.

Attorney General Mike Hunter announced that the state intends to appeal Cleveland County District Judge Thad Balkman’s final order issued last Friday in the trial against Johnson & Johnson.

The South Western Oklahoma Development Authority (SWODA) Area Agency on Aging (AAA) provides for respite services for eligible caregivers in partnership with the Department of Human Services, Aging Services Division.

Families welcomed at Nance

Ruzell McCoy II enjoys spending time with Trey McCoy at Nance Elementary’s “Donuts With Dudes” event.

The holiday season brings friends, family and lots of good food. From cooking the turkey to homemade pies, it is easy to forget safe food handling practices during the hustle and bustle. Every year, approximately 48 million people become ill with a foodborne illness.

It’s believed the No. 1 “consumer” of coffee in American households is ... your kitchen drain. When it comes to making coffee at home, the reality is that many people pour leftover coffee straight down the drain.

Oklahoma has seen significant growth in its teacher workforce with the addition of 1,751 classroom teachers since the 2017-18 school year, said State Superintendent of Public Instruction Joy Hofmeister.

Moms support ‘Donuts With Dudes’

Manning the ‘goody’ table at Nance Elementary’s recent “Donuts With Dudes” event are, from left, Katie Serfoss with Kendall Serfoss, Brittany Crider, Darian Lovelace and Carrie Shackelford.

Students rewarded for good work

Southwest Elementary students-of-the-month for November include, from left, Nicole Reyes Flores, Jaxson Schultz, Laney Anderson, Joselin Tovar, Matayah Schott and Madicyn Whiteskunk.