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Two charged in connection to overdose death of Enid man

ENID, Okla. (KOKH) — Two people have been charged in connection to the overdose death of a 46-year-old Enid man last October. Kenneth Tyrone Sanders Jr., 37, was taken into custody without incident at High Point Trailer Park on Tuesday night. Gage Alexander Huffman, 26, was already in custody...
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Lane Closure at Integris Hospital for Sign Installation

ENID, OK (July 1, 2022)— City of Enid officials announced today, that beginning on Wednesday July 6th, traffic control at the intersection of West Owen K. Garriott Road and South Monroe Street will be adjusted slightly to facilitate the installation of a wall sign for the INTEGRIS Hospital. Traffic will...

Two men face murder charges in overdose death of Enid man

ENID, Okla. — Police said two men face murder charges in the overdose death of an Enid man. The incident occurred in October of last year. The staff with the Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics, the DEA and Garfield County Sheriff’s Narcotics Division also helped with the investigation. A...

INTEGRIS Welcomes Lindsay Garinger

Lindsay Garinger, APRN-CNP, will soon join INTEGRIS Family Care Enid, located on the second floor of the INTEGRIS Bass Baptist Health Center pavilion. She received a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Northwestern Oklahoma State University in 2006. After gaining many years of experience in various areas of nursing, Garinger earned a Master of Science specializing as a Family Nurse Practitioner. She has been practicing family medicine in Enid for the last five years.

INTEGRIS Nurse’s Career Comes Full Circle

Pamela Joseph’s nursing career came full circle recently when she retired from the profession after 40 years. The emergency department nurse chose May 14, 2022, as her final day for a reason. That was the exact date she graduated from nursing school at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in 1982.

Concrete Repairs on East Ash Prompts Road Closure

ENID, OK (June 30, 2022)— City of Enid Street officials announced today, that the area of 1626 to 1710 East Ash Avenue will be closed to traffic beginning on Friday, July 1st. This closure is expected to last approximately two weeks and will allow contractors to complete concrete repairs. Motorists...

CASA Focuses on Keeping Families Together

Enid, Oklahoma – June is National Reunification Month, a month dedicated to raising awareness of the importance of keeping families involved in the child welfare system together and recognizing how the community can better support these families. When a family becomes involved with the child welfare system, the mission...

Freedom Bull Ride July 17

FREEDOM, OK - Texas Cowboy Entrepreneur, Scott Knudsen will be in Freedom, Oklahoma July 15,16 and 17 to film location videos for his television/radio show called Freedom Friday. The videos will be used to market the forthcoming Oklahoma feature film Freedom. Anita Waggoner, former Freedom area resident/business owner and partner...

KGWA Local News Friday 07.01.22

IA)--An Enid woman was injured Thursday in a single-vehicle accident on U.S. 81 near Kingfisher. 75 year-old Paula Eileen Howard was admitted to OU Medical Center in Oklahoma City in critical condition with a head injury. Oklahoma Highway Patrol report officials said the accident happened just after 2:30 Thursday afternoon on U.S. 81 about 2 miles north of Kingfisher. According to the report, Howard, who was wearing her seatbelt, was driving a 2015 Honda Civic north on U.S. 81 when she entered a curve on the highway and went off the road to the left. Her vehicle rolled one and one-half times, coming to rest on its top in the center median. The report lists her condition at the time of the accident as apparently normal and the cause is under investigation.
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NOC Foundation establishes Judith L. Whitmore nursing scholarship

Body The Northern Oklahoma College Foundation acknowledges the establishment of the Judith L. Whitmore Nursing Scholarship Fund. Whitmore began her nursing career after graduating from Northern Oklahoma College in 1990. After receiving her bachelors and Master’s in nursing, Judith began teaching future nurses where her nursing journey began at Northern Oklahoma College on the Enid Campus.

2022 Independence Day Holiday Celebration

ENID, OK (June 28, 2022) – The City of Enid will have its annual Independence Day Holiday Celebration event at Meadowlake Park on Monday, July 4th. Paddle Boats (last boat out at 8:15 p.m.) Noon - 10 p.m. Train Stop Express Concessions. Noon - 10 p.m. Miniature Golf &...

Independence Day Holiday Schedule and Closings

ENID, OK (May 28, 2022) – — In observance of the Independence Day holiday on Monday, July 4th, City of Enid residents are reminded that the administration offices, Enid Public Transit, Enid Public Library, Enid Animal Welfare, the recycle center and the landfill will be closed. The Meadowlake...

Enid residents worry after police warn of fake, violent Facebook posts

Enid, Okla. (KOKH) — The Enid Police Department says someone is posting fake emergencies to Facebook, and it is causing confusion for residents. Police say an unknown Facebook user is claiming people are being held hostage or targeted to kill. Enid police say these posts are not true. Enid...