In 1522, Ferdinand Magellan’s ship, Victoria, docked in Sanlucar, Spain, completing the first global circumnavigation. Magellan himself had died en route.

In 1901, President William McKinley was shot by anarchist Leon Czolgosz. He died eight days later.


Cox, Rebekka Elizabeth: 38, died Aug. 31. Services 10 a.m. Saturday, Vinita Ave Church of Christ, Sulphur (DeArman, Sulphur).


Pearl, Henry L. “Pops”: 63, youth minister, died Aug. 31. Wake 4 p.m. Sunday. Services 10 a.m. Monday (Sunny Lane, Del City).

Graveside services will be held for Houston Butcher, 84, of Houston and formerly of Putnam, at 10 a.m. today at Mound Cemetery in Taloga. He died Saturday, Aug. 31, 2019, in Katy, Texas. Services will be held under the direction of Kiesau-Lee Funeral Home.

With autumn about to begin, you’re probably thinking about the shorter, colder days of winter rather than the beauty of spring flowers blooming from bulb planting. If you want to enjoy tulips, daffodils, hyacinths and other beautiful blooms next spring, it’s time to plan for and plant bulbs.

It’s always a good idea to check your home for radon gas. Radon is a colorless, odorless and dangerously radioactive gas that can lead to health problems for people who are around it.

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Clinton High School FFA students, from left, Mindy Sawatzky, 9th grade; Tony Morgan, 10th; and Abby Jones, 10th, are with a 14-month-old Limousin calf that will be shown at the

Reservations are full for the “Continue the Tradition Party” to be held Friday evening at the Frisco Center, said Clinton Public School Foundation Executive Director Erin Adams. She said they’ve

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Mission House shelter director Jennifer Howard said she’s hoping to find two Clinton churches between now and December willing to take responsibility for the charity’s bell-ringing locations. “They (the Mission