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.

Rollover accident

No serious injuries were believed to have occurred in an auto rollover accident early Friday afternoon in the 2600 block of Modelle. Clinton first responders were on the scene and one female juvenile was transported to the hospital.

Freshman students float down Frisco Avenue

Riding on the freshman class float during the Homecoming Parade are, from left, Emily Stephens, Mindy Sawatzky, Kenzie Kauk, Campbell Matlock and Audrey Shackelford.

Attorney General Mike Hunter released the following statement after Oklahoma County District Judge Don Andrews’ ruling that denied the plaintiffs request for a preliminary injunction that would have prevented the constitutional carry law from going into effect on Nov. 1.

Daylight Saving Time ends on Sunday, Nov. 3, and that means longer, colder nights are ahead. When the time comes to “fall back,” many homeowners are ready to hunker down and crank up the heat. But when DST ends, the sun doesn’t have to set on lower electricity bills.

Close to 500 new volunteer firefighters have joined rural fire departments four years after legislation that eliminated the age limit for new volunteers took effect Nov. 1, 2015, said House Majority Leader Mike Sanders (R-Kingfisher).