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How personal income has changed in Johnston County—plus, see how it compares to the rest of the state and country
Stacker analyzed Bureau of Economic Analysis data to see how personal income has changed in Johnston County, Oklahoma and how it compares to state and national levels.
Southern Oklahoma cities search for top cops
(KTEN) — The help wanted sign is out at four southern Oklahoma police departments: Ardmore, Madill, Colbert and Davis. Davis city officials will be looking for a top cop for the first time in two decades after Chief Daniel Cooper's retirement announcement. His last day is set for May 24.
A generous award from The Choctaw Nation will help develop downtown Atoka
ATOKA, Okla. (KXII) - The city was awarded $340,250 to go towards the Downtown Atoka Greenspace Project. The first phase of the project: a stage across from city hall. The Choctaw Nation presented the award through the Choctaw Development Fund. “They invest in communities all over southeastern Oklahoma, and we’re...
Tishomingo Officer Arrested, Fired
A Tishomingo police officer has been fired after he was arrested for what have been called “ off-duty violations”. The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation is investigating the allegations. The city did not elaborate what former officer Brandon LeDoux is being investigated for.
Durant's Italian Delights: 3 Restaurants You Must Not Miss
This article presents a tour through three exquisite Italian restaurants in Durant. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments section below!
Coalgate Police make marijuana bust after traffic stop
COALGATE, Okla. (KXII) - One person was arrested after Coalgate Police found marijuana plants and soil in the back of a box truck they impounded on Saturday. According to the Coalgate Police Department, a driver was pulled over for traffic offenses when officers discovered that the truck’s tag had been expired since 2020.
Police arrest two people after chase through Grayson County
GRAYSON COUNTY, Texas (KXII) - Two people were arrested after leading law enforcement on a chase through Grayson County. According to the Denison Police Department, officers we notified of a wanted person driving southbound on Highway 75 in a pickup truck, and when officers tried to pull over the vehicle, the driver took off.
Denison homeowner shoots intruder after hammer attack
DENISON, Texas (KXII) - A Denison homeowner shot a man who came to his door and attacked him with a hammer Monday. Grayson County Sheriff’s Deputies were called to a residence on McCraw Lane east of Denison around 4:30 p.m. The homeowner told deputies a man whom he did...
‘No one’s doing nothing illegal,’ says dispensary owner after store shut down
CARTWRIGHT, Okla. (KXII) -Last week News 12 reported that the state raided a Cartwright medical marijuana dispensary for not having a valid license. On Monday, dispensary owner Kwadwo Akosah spoke with News 12, who said he’s done his part and has been waiting for months on the state. “Where’s...
Caddo woman flown from single-vehicle accident near Caney
ATOKA COUNTY – One person was injured in a single vehicle accident in Atoka County on Thursday night. Kyle Emerson, 37, of Caddo, was driving a 2011 Chevrolet Silverado on Folsom Road approximately 3 miles south of Caney at about 10:41 p.m., according to a report from the Oklahoma Highway Patrol.
Chamber welcomes B-Ray’s Smokehouse with ribbon cutting
Another new business was welcomed to Bryan County on Friday with a ribbon cutting. The Durant Area Chamber of Commerce promoted B-Ray’s Smokehouse, its newest member, which had its Grand Opening this weekend. The restaurant serves ribs, brisket, sausage, burnt ends and more and works with local ranchers to...
National Weather Service hosts severe weather education class in Denison
DENISON, Texas (KXII) - On Tuesday, warning coordination meteorologist Jennifer Dunn and the Fort Worth office of the National Weather Service hosted a severe weather education class at Grayson College in Denison. The class was focused on giving professionals and the public all the information they need to stay safe...
New splash of color can be found in Downtown Denison
DENISON, Texas (KXII) -If you’ve recently passed through Downtown Denison, you may have seen some Katy Depot, train-inspired murals. “We have an amazing, beautiful, historic downtown, it’s only enhancing everything,” said Elsie Russell, owner of 2 Chicks Home and Market. “Denison’s got a long history of being...
Warm trend will continue today | 2/20 AM
LAWTON, Okla. (KSWO) - Good morning Texoma! This morning we are seeing temperatures in the 30s and 40s across Texoma. We will warm up quickly after sunrise with temperatures expected to be in the 70s all afternoon. These afternoon temperatures will be about 10 to 15 degrees above average for this time of year. Skies will be partly cloudy with light southern winds at 5 to 15 mph. Wednesday will be a copy and paste forecast with warm temperatures once again.
Denison ISD Police Department sworn in
DENISON, Texas (KTEN) — Members of the newly-formed Denison Independent School District Police Department were officially sworn in Tuesday evening by trustees. The department consists of six student resource officers, with one designated to each campus across the district. Chief Paul Neumann hopes to add three more SROs to the team this fall.
Denison sets infrastructure updates
DENISON, Texas (KTEN) — The City of Denison is going out with the old and in with the new when it comes to sewer and water operations while keeping alive the traditions of the past for future projects. "We've got a lot going on in the City of Denison...
Taxpayers in Madill complain of rancid smell throughout city
MADILL, Okla. (KTEN) - Taxpayers in parts of Madill, Oklahoma have been greeted by a rancid smell when they step outside. "This is an ongoing issue that's not being resolved," said Meg Lazur, a taxpayer in Madill. "I'm concerned about the health effects of what this is doing i mean it's causing a horrible smell."
Area high school basketball playoff scores – Feb. 17, 2024
The high school basketball playoffs continue this weekend. Here are the scores from last night’s games for local teams. Calera 60, Colbert 38 (Girls) Kingston 35, Atoka 30 (Girls) Calera 64, Colbert 52 (Boys) Kingston 58, Atoka 37 (Boys) CLASS A. Regional championships:. Empire 41, Caddo 38 (Girls) Caddo...
Texoma's official early voting guide for 2024 Primary Elections
Texoma's official early voting guide for 2024 Primary Elections.
Highs in the 60s this afternoon after a cool morning | 2/19AM
LAWTON, Okla. (KSWO) - Lots of sunshine on tap for this President’s Day! Also look for light southwest winds at 5 to 15mph. High temperatures will climb into the mid 60s this afternoon. Walking out the door this morning we’re warmer than yesterday but still in the 30s area wide.