With a May 17 deadline approaching, the group “Pheasants and Quail Forever” is encouraging farmers and ranchers to consider utilizing a federal program that provides financial and technical assistance to establish habitat that benefits monarch butterflies, pollinators and other wildlife.

Attorney General Mike Hunter released the following statement after a hearing in the state’s case against opioid manufacturers, where Cleveland County District Judge Thad Balkman ruled the state’s public nuisance claim will be tried before him, rather than a jury.

The Oklahoma Cattlemen’s Association will host Beef Quality Assurance Training on Friday, May 3 at Heritage Place in Oklahoma City.

Monday’s tournaments for the Clinton golf team brought new challenges with both teams competing against state tournament-level programs at the state previews.

A body found April 11 in a wooded area near the Phillips Lane Apartments in southwest Clinton has been confirmed as that of local resident Brian Denney, 46, who had been missing since April 1, Police Chief Paul Rinkel said late Monday afternoon.

Funeral services for Jimmy Lee Adams, 83, of Clinton, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday in the Kiesau Memorial Chapel.

He died Tuesday, April 16, 2019, in the Clinton Therapy and Living Center in Clinton.

A memorial service for Mary Frances (Hanes) Hammons, 91, of Clinton, will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday in the Kiesau Memorial Chapel.

She died Saturday, April 13, 2019, in the Clinton Therapy and Living Center in Clinton.

Boy Scout Troop 361 and Clinton Masonic Lodge 339 will team up once again to hold the troop’s annual hamburger and hot dog fry and silent auction, from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. and from 4:30-7:30 p.m. Monday in the fellowship hall of the United Methodist Church in Clinton.

Jennifer Daubenspeck, music teacher at Nance Elementary, has been named the statewide winner of the Professional Oklahoma Educators (POE) Foundation’s Kathy Cox Elementary Educator Merit Award.