Bessie, OK

City planning $1.5 million waste water treatment project

Through a combination of American Rescue Plan Act funds and a Community Development Block Grant, the City of Weatherford will be making upgrades to the wastewater treatment facility. “The block grant will pay for a belt press. With the funds we received from ARPA we will combine the $1 million...
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SWOSU introduces new head softball coach

Jessica Boone becomes the fifth head softball coach in SWOSU history. Southwestern Oklahoma State University recently hired Jessica Boone as the new head softball coach. Boone is coming to SWOSU from Oklahoma Baptist University where she served as the assistant head coach. The 2022 season at OBU was her first year of experience serving as a college coach.
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Dad's Last Wishes

I saw Mrs. Emerson at the United Supermarket in April. I had not seen her since 1993 when she was my accounting teacher at Cordell High School. Mrs. Pat Emerson smiled warmly and said she wanted to mail something to me. When I received her letter, it was a beautiful article in the Cordell Beacon written by Brooklynn Peek on February 9, 2022 about my father, Dr. Chiu Shang Tsai.

Weatherford High School 2022 football schedule

7:30 p.m.. September 2 — Weatherford football at Kingfisher. 7 p.m. September 16 – Weatherford football at Elgin. 7 p.m. September 23 – Weatherford football at Chickasha. 7 p.m. September 30 – Weatherford football v. Woodward (Homecoming) 7 p.m. October 6 – Weatherford football at Clinton...

Jordan Jenay Humphrey

Jordan Jenay Humphrey was born in Honolulu, Hawaii on June 27, 1997 to Jacob and Bobbi Bounds Humphrey. With family by her side, Jordan left us on her birthday at the age of 25. She was a 2015 graduate of Elk City High School, was a student at SWOSU and was employed by Carl’s Jr. Immediate survivors are her mother and stepfather Bobbi and Travis Rowland of Piedmont, OK, her sister Jade Rowland of Norman, OK and her father Jacob Humphrey of Tulsa, OK.

Rotary club selects 2022-23 president

During a Weatherford Rotary Club meeting Wednesday, Josh VanDeburgh was sworn in as the club president for 2022- 23. Stepping down from the position was Nate Downs, who completed his yearlong term as president in 2021-22. “This year has gone by very quickly. Serving as the Rotary president has affected...

Rotary club to host annual Independence Day celebration

Alongside other sponsors, the Weatherford Rotary Club will be hosting the annual Fourth of July celebration. Weatherford Rotary Club is hosting the annual Fourth of July celebration at Rader Park. There will be free parking and free admission, as well as live music, inflatables and food available for purchase. The...

SWOSU Introduces New Women’s Basketball & Softball Coaches

WEATHERFORD, Okla. – Southwestern Oklahoma State University officially introduced new head coaches Jeff Zinn and Jessica Boone on Tuesday at a meet and greet social held on campus. Both Zinn (women's basketball) and Boone (softball) become the fifth head coaches in their program's respective history. Athletic Director Todd Helton...

SWOSU introduces new women’s basketball coach

Tuesday, new SWOSU women’s basketball coach Jeff Zinn was introduced at a meet-and-greet on the SWOSU campus. In an exclusive interview with the Weatherford Daily News, Zinn said he is excited about the upcoming season. “I think it’s very exciting. I’ve always wanted to coach at the next level....

Agriculture in the Classroom tour makes stop at local farm & ranch

Oklahoma Ag in the Classroom hosted a three-day educational and beneficial adventure that toured agricultural venues in western Oklahoma: Ag on Route 66, Way Out West. The escapade began June 7 as 53 teachers from across the state loaded a tour bus along with staff members from Ag in the Classroom and began the trip down Route 66.
Clinton Daily News

Here are the Daily Lunch Specials for Thursday

Here are the daily specials being offered by Clinton eating establishments:. The Fountain at S&D Drug – Thursday’s Special: Taco Salad for $7.49. Lucille’s Roadhouse – Cowboy Up Burger. Topped with Cheddar Cheese, Bacon, Grilled Onion, Lettuce, Tomatoes, and Pickles, and smothered in Lucille’s Homemade BBQ Sauce.
Clinton Daily News

Here is a look at the Friday headlines

- Fire chief urges safety over Independence Day holiday. - Chamber hosts membership luncheon at Frisco Center. Read the Clinton Daily News in print, online at or download the app.

SWOSU Athletics Announces Hall of Fame Class of 2022

WEATHERFORD, Okla. – On behalf of the SWOSU Athletic Hall of Fame Committee, Athletic Director Todd Helton has announced that three former Bulldog standouts have been selected for induction in the Class of 2022. Those individuals selected to join this prestigious group are Mark Bay, Clarke Hale, and Carly Zak.

Calling all veterans for a weekend of events

Calling all veterans. This weekend through Monday will be an All Star Salute to veterans. Weatherford as a community has continued to celebrate and remember those who served through the Vietnam Memorial Wall and the wind blade mural commemorating veterans at Heritage Park. Now, the Huey helicopter hovers above the Oklahoma-shaped concrete pad and tells the unique story of Weatherford’s own Huey…

SWOSU selects interim dean of SWOSU College of Pharmacy

Dr. Les Ramos has been selected to serve as interim dean of the College of Pharmacy for Southwestern Oklahoma State University. Ramos will serve as Interim Dean while the university conducts a search to replace Dr. David Ralph, who is retiring July 30 after seven years as dean of the College. Dr. Ramos has served as associate dean for the College since 2016. Ramos received his doctorate in…