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Canadian County acquires new health department site

EL RENO – Property in central Canadian County that formerly housed a large oil and gas plant will become the county’s new health department site. Canadian County Commissioners on June 27 approved spending $6 million in federal stimulus aid to purchase property at 6100 E Highway 66 for a “future Canadian County Health Department location.”
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Vacation Bible School Fun

The Weatherford Church of Christ hosts their “Rocky Railway” V.B.S this week. Around 76 kids attended the summer program. Above, children watch a skit and learn a Bible lesson. Here, students rehearse a song they will perform Wednesday evening at their closing program. Kimberly Lippencott/WDN.
WEATHERFORD, OK
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Weatherford students

Weatherford students attend the Fundamental Day Camp at the SWOSU Wellness Center Monday. The camp teaches fundamentals of basketball for students in grades kindergaren through sixth. Pictured from left are Addilyn Lencioni, Rylee Adams, Sayler Isaak, Macey Barger and Ava VanDeburgh Pam Lencioni/WDN.
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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.
WEATHERFORD, OK
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Raymond Dick

Services for Raymond (Ray) George Dick of Minco were held Tuesday at First Baptist Church in Minco, with burial with military honors following at the Evergreen Cemetery. Services were under the…
MINCO, OK
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Huey: a reminder of life for this Vietnam Veteran

Weatherford Vietnam veteran Bob Chatigny said the Huey Helicopter newly on display at the Heartland Museum in Weatherford is a constant reminder of a lifesaving event. He lay lifeless on the battlefield in North Vietnam having been hit by an ambush and his leg filled with shrapnel. He came to as his commander dragged his body toward the whirl of the blades of a Huey to take him to safety.
WEATHERFORD, OK
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Iconic Eats: Robert's Grill

Iconic Eats is Ben Luschen's series focusing on famed Oklahoma foods he's trying for the first time. If you have a suggestion for his next blog, email him at ben.luschen@TravelOK.com. With all due respect to the staple dishes of chicken-fried steak and biscuits and gravy, Oklahoma’s greatest and perhaps most...
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Weatherford Speech Pathologist terminated at WPS board hearing

After seven hours of witness testimony and three hours in executive session, the Weatherford Board of Education unanimously voted, 5-0, to terminate speech Pathologist Jennifer Daniel — during the hearing attorney Jonathan Irwin said if she is terminated she plans to sue. “Mrs. Daniel has protections under the Americans...
WEATHERFORD, OK
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WDN announces fathers day prize winner

David Garcia signed up for the Weatherford Daily News’ big giveaway at Deer Creek Hardware in Hydro. He won more than $1,000 in items and gift certificates from local participants. Kimberly Lippencott/WDN.
WEATHERFORD, OK
El Reno Tribune

Thinking of a new Sunset view

As he opened his presentation on what Sunset Drive could become, Michael Hoffner encouraged members of the El Reno City Council and Municipal Planning Commission to “think big.” By the end of the…
EL RENO, OK
El Reno Tribune

Changing of the guard

While some of the names and faces may be changing from last year’s run to the Class 5A state championship game, the expectations of El Reno High School’s girls basketball program will not. “We can…
EL RENO, OK
El Reno Tribune

Calumet Hall of Fame

Calumet Public Schools recently inducted the inaugural class of its Athletic Hall of Fame. The class included, from left, Mariah Miles-Ayers, Mark Evans, Robin Challis-Davis, Rick Gore, Shane Hansen…
CALUMET, OK
El Reno Tribune

Indians raid Pirates pitching for run-rule win

Only a prearranged five-run scoring limit per inning kept El Reno High School’s varsity 1 baseball team from posting an even larger winning margin in last week’s home series with Putnam City. El…
EL RENO, OK
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Weatherford Speech Pathologist terminated at WPS board hearing

After seven hours of witness testimony and three hours in executive session, the Weatherford Board of Education unanimously voted, 5-0, to terminate speech Pathologist Jennifer Daniel. Nearly 50 people were in attendance and 700 were watching live on the Weatherford Daily News Facebook page. During the hearing, Daniel testified she...
WEATHERFORD, OK
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