Deprived and neglected children and their parents in Custer and Washita counties should soon have a new “family drug court” to help them with their problems. The program for Custer

Clinton High School Key Club coat drive underway

A lot more cold, wet weather is expected before spring of 2020, and the Clinton High School Key Club is holding its annual children’s coat drive to benefit Christmas Connection.

‘Survival of the fittest’ studied

Washington Elementary science students, from left, Jaden Londagin, Brayden Fuller and John Vela study how organisms try to meet their needs in an ecosystem.

TUESDAY NOVEMBER 5 STORY TIME: Clinton Public Library holds its weekly story time for young children. For additional information call (580) 323-2165. 10 a.m. SUPPORT GROUP: Custer County Support Group

The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) announced the first death caused by the flu in the state. The death occurred in Tulsa County in a patient who was 65 years of age and older. There have been 53 influenza-associated hospitalizations reported statewide.

Turn back hands of time on Sunday

Grady Dlugonski, a fifth-grader at Western Oklahoma Christian School, pulls back the hour hand on a clock to demonstrate that when Daylight Saving Time ends at 3 a.m. Sunday, it’s time to “fall back.”

With Christmas just 53 days away now, the Clinton Chamber of Commerce Retail Committee will hold its annual Christmas Open House on Thursday, Nov. 7, Friday, Nov. 8, and Saturday, Nov. 9.