Today is the 57th day of 2021 and the 68th day of winter.

Here's a look at the Thursday headlines

- Boeing 777-9 arrives at Clinton-Sherman

-  Fire, smoke damages motel rooms

- Winchester named to state cabinet post

- Reds’ rally caps district sweep

- Gary Wayne Gorshing obituary

- Local news, pics and more.

Winchester named to state cabinet post

Susan Winchester was recently named Secretary of Licensing and Regulation in Gov. Kevin Stitt’s cabinet. In this position, she will oversee more than 80 agencies across the state.

100 days at Nance

Nance Elementary first graders Heavynn Wren, left, Jaden Collins, Ruby Stewart and Christian Torres celebrate 100 days of school inside their classrooms and in the library.

Magnificent multimedia students

Arapaho-Butler students Reid Riley, left, and Jamae Hughes both received an Outstanding Attitude and Perfect Attendance Award in the Western Technology Center multimedia program.

We all know that LED lightbulbs are the most energy-efficient choice when it comes to lighting. They use a fraction of the energy of traditional bulbs and last a very long time.

Unique T-shirts

Nance Elementary recently celebrated 100 days of school and many students designed creative T-shirts for the day. Pictured are, from left, SJ Adkinson, Tinsley Barron, Teegan Gonzalez, Langston Miller and Halley Stockton.