WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 6 SENIOR EVENT: Quilting at the Senior Citizens Center. This event is open to all seniors. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. MEETING: Al-Anon New Beginnings will be hosted at First

Author and literary sensation Nicholas Sparks will speak on Wednesday, Feb. 5, at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford. Tickets are now on sale at Sparks is the bestselling

Soggy serenade

Clinton High School band members, from left, Bryce Ward, Drew Mahanay, Khadence Terrell and Andy Balderas march in the rain in the Homecoming Parade.

Chief captures fugitive

Clinton Police Department Chief Paul Rinkel nabs “bank robber” Joslynn Roll, 2, during Halloween’s Trunk or Treat on Frisco event.

Oklahoma shed its status as the No. 1 incarcerator in the nation when more than 450 prisoners were released this week under the provisions of House Bill 1269, authored by

Literary pumpkins

Southwest Elementary students were recently asked to represent some of their favorite book characters with pumpkins. From left, Valentina Rodriguez holds her pumpkin from “Elephant and Piggie,” Cayden Coronado holds

The Washita Chapter NSDAR held their October meeting on Monday, Oct. 14, at Café Clinton. Regent Nancy Lisle opened the meeting with Chaplin Rose Millspaugh assisting. Mareen Hallmark led the

Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Nurses Christian Fellowship (NCF) will host a Chilly Chili 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 9. Sign-in will be at the

Four AARP Safe Driver courses will be offered in November: • Friday, Nov. 8 — 8:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m., Hobart Tech Center, 1000 Bailey, Hobart. • Saturday, Nov. 9