In 1839, a group of 53 Mende captives revolted and took control of the slave ship Amistad. In 1881, lawyer Charles Guiteau shot President James Garfield, who died from his

Due to the July 4th holiday, trash routes that normally run on Thursday will instead run on Wednesday this week, said City officials. Normal routes will resume on Friday, July

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Summer Playground students, from left, Trenair Collins, Kamriana Bennett and Kelsey Barber check out books from Clinton Schools’ “Reds Reading Wagon,” a mobile library funded by the $1 million literacy

TUESDAY JULY 2 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

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There’s a good chance the Oklahoma Veterans Commission (OVC) may choose Clinton as the next veterans center to be rebuilt after Ardmore and Talihina, said Oklahoma Department of Veterans Affairs (ODVA) Executive Director Doug Elliott.

“Elevate Clinton,” as the campaign has been dubbed, is a down-to-earth, privately-funded plan to change the course of this city’s future. An assortment of Clinton businesses and individuals have already pledged more than half the funds needed to implement the plan over the next three years.

Among those who attended the most recent Southwestern Oklahoma State University orientation session were Clinton students Elizabeth Marie Olguin, Zoey Saleen Contreras, Lela Grace Cummins, Tanner Kade Davis, Gilbert Santana Hernandez, Mireya Marie Hernandez, Xitlalli Johanna Olguin and Aneris Sot