American Legion Post 41 Adjutant Bobby Stewart, left, and Commander Don Miller prepare flags for veterans’ graves at Clinton Cemetery.

Natalie Stephens of Team Oklahoma Bank prepares to swing through the ball during a Noon Lions tee ball game.


A complete interior redesign is underway at 4th Street and Gary Boulevard in preparation for the VA outpatient clinic it will soon house. Workers in Clinton from a Washington, D.C.

CORDELL – Court-appointed defense attorneys for a man first sentenced to death in 1995 and four years later to life in prison say he should now get a new sentencing trial because his youth and incorrigibility were not considered when his last sentence was levied.

Western Oklahoma farmers who are interested in growing industrial hemp — but are not sure where to start — will have the opportunity to learn from experts when two experienced hemp growers from Australia hold a public meeting from 1-4 p.m. Saturday, July 20, at the Cordell community center.

Two sides of the First Christian Church steeple were blown off by strong winds that hit Clinton twice recently. The steeple, or a previous one, also had been damaged nearly 20 years before when part of it was blown almost to the Bank of the West two blocks away.