Students collaborate

Clinton Middle School students, from left, Peyton Bailey, Fernando Calixo and Esau Lopez work on a project together.


Haunted with the thought of a ho-hum Halloween? Never fear — trick-or-treaters will want more than just candy once they see your party table. Throw a fabulous Halloween party fit for little goblins or grown-up monsters with some devilishly good sweets.


Surprise! On Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019, the engagement party for Jill Powell and Jeff Berrong at White Dog Hill Restaurant swiftly turned into a surprise wedding that entertained and involved the nearly 180 friends and family members in attendance.

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced a final rule to modernize swine slaughter inspection and bring it into the 21st century.

Librarian takes stock

Jamie Jefferson does book inventory at Western Plains Library System’s main office on Modelle. As collection management coordinator she’s also responsible for purchasing library materials for all eight branches.

Students accepted into Pharmacy College

The Southwestern Oklahoma State University College of Pharmacy at Weatherford has announced that Clinton High School graduates Teresa Carter and Isaac Izaguirre have been accepted into the program.

Oklahoma could benefit greatly from more investment in resources to improve the way crime statistics and court records are collected, organized and analyzed, state lawmakers were told recently.

The deadline for parade entries for Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Homecoming Parade is Monday, said organizers. The parade will be held at 1: 30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, in Weatherford’s Towne Centre. The theme for this year is “Game On!”

Well-known gospel singer to visit Clinton

Pastors Wilma Jackson and Leonard Jackson announced that they will host a performance by gospel music legend Sherman Andrus at 6:30 p.m. Friday at H.O.S.T. Ministries, 605 Avant.