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One person injured in Murray Co. crash

MURRAY COUNTY, Okla. (KXII) - A Davis man was taken to the hospital just before 7 a.m. Saturday morning after a crash in Murray County. Troopers said 36-year-old Matthew Gonzales was driving west on Buel Green Road just west of Sulphur, when he left the roadway and crashed into an unoccupied construction crane on the side of the road.
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Ardmore fireworks stand supports high school band students

ARDMORE, Okla. (KTEN) — Ardmore High School students are raising money for the school's band and gaining work experience selling fireworks at the TNT Ardmore Fireworks tent. “We have about $60,000 worth of product in the tent, and we are hoping to sell out," said Ardmore High School Band Director Chauvin Aaron.
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Red White and Boom in Tishomingo kicks off with ribbon cutting

TISHOMINGO, Okla. (KXII) - After a year of being in business, a Tishomingo bar is adding on with a restaurant. Friday evening they cut the ribbon on the expansion, alongside the kickoff for Johnston County’s Red White and Boom celebration. Owner Clint Capper said over the past year they’ve...

Preview: Johnston County Red, White, & Boom celebration

TISHOMINGO, Okla. (KTEN) — The Johnston County Chamber of Commerce is gearing up for the annual Red, White & Boom event. "It's starting Friday at 4:30 at the Tishomingo Ice House. It's their one-year anniversary, and they are going to have an ax-throwing truck come and have a big party,” said Chamber spokesperson Jesi Jackson. “Then the fireworks at the football field are at nine. It's the Vulcan fireworks show. They sponsored it and are wonderful, and then a street dance on Main Street."

Theft turns into multi-county high-speed chase

A shopping spree turned into a crime spree after a high-speed chase through Marshall and Bryan Counties. On June 22, 2022, Nathan Young and Kobe Johnson, were arrested after several alleged crimes. At approximately 7:45 p.m., Madill officers were contacted by Marshall County Dispatch about a possible theft from Walmart....

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Nine students from Tishomingo were among a large group of Chickasaw Nation Early Childhood and Head Start students celebrated in May graduation ceremonies. Chickasaw Nation Governor Bill Anoatubby and Lt. Governor Chris Anoatubby presented each student with a diploma during the May 17 ceremonies conducted at Chickasaw Nation Community Centers. Graduates included Kimber Horton, Roy Pryor, James Guynn, Asher Mathews, William Golden, Samuel Combs, Emmalynn Bralley, Josie Guynn and Karter Cass.

4th of July celebrations around Marshall County

The 4th of July is just around the corner and many people are looking forward to seeing the fireworks fly up and explode in the air. Marshall County and the surrounding area has plenty of fireworks displays for everyone to enjoy. There are many different shows to watch and most of them will be from July 1 to July 4.

Parents have questions after incidents at Carter County school

HEALDTON, Okla. (KTEN) — Tri-County Interlocal Cooperative school board members met Wednesday to discuss multiple inappropriate incidents involving a teacher's aide and students at the campus in Healdton. Healdton police began an investigation last month after a school employee reported that 25-year-old Logan Smith was found in a cleaning...

Madill girls participate in C4 Youth Explosion

A few Madill athletes participated in the C4 Youth Explosion Tournament on June 25, 2022. In no particular order, the girls are Kenadi Mendoza, Braylee James, Leighton Clement, Haylee Hamilton, Leilany Gomez, Alivia Coles, Kinsley Troxtell, Aubrey Orr and Hadley Barker. Courtesy photo.

Non-profit BraveHearts connects veterans with horses

ARDMORE, Okla. (KXII) - A non-profit focused on helping veterans find purpose after their service made its annual stop in Ardmore on Wednesday. For many veterans life after they’ve returned home from service can be a whole new challenge, and for veterans like Alexander Rodriguez the connections he’s made with people and animals through the non-profit BraveHearts has made that challenge a lot easier.

Sobriety checkpoint and patrols planned in Carter County

CARTER COUNTY, Okla. (KXII) - A sobriety checkpoint and high-visibility patrols are planned for Carter County Friday night. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol ENDUI team will partner with the Chickasaw Nation Lighthorse Police Department and the Ardmore Police Department to conduct a sobriety checkpoint and high-visibility patrols in Carter County on Friday, July 1.

Mounds of trash left at local campgrounds

(KTEN) — Campgrounds across Texoma are seeing an influx of summer visitors who are leaving behind mounds of trash after their stays. Blue River Public Fishing and Hunting Area in Tishomingo posted pictures on Facebook after employees spent 12 hours picking up three dumpsters' worth of garbage on Monday.

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SULPHUR, Okla. -- Thousands of art lovers descended upon downtown June 25 to experience the colorful art, scrumptious food and intriguing entertainment of the ninth annual Artesian Arts Festival. More than 50 Chickasaw artists participated in the festival, offering a colorful array of paintings, jewelry, stained glass, textiles, photography, beadwork...

Murray State will convert dorm to hotel

TISHOMINGO, Okla. (KTEN) — The historic Chickasaw Hall on the campus of Murray State College will soon have a new purpose. The federal Economic Development Administration awarded a $2.7 million American Rescue Plan grant to the school to renovate the three-story building into an 11-room hotel. "Thanks to the...

Ardmore Police seek suspect accused of cashing fraudulent checks

ARDMORE, Okla. (KXII) - The Ardmore Police Department are searching for a woman who they said has been cashing fraudulent checks. Police said they are investigating several fraudulent checks that were cashed by a female suspect. If you have any information, or know the identify of the woman, you can...

Milford Ray Clement

Milford Ray Clement 92, of Madill, Okla. passed away on Wednesday, June 29, 2022, at his home in Madill. He was born on October 26,. 1929 in Kingston, Okla. to the late Roy Clement and Mae Morgan Clement. Milford Ray Clement 92, of Madill, Okla. passed away on Wednesday, June...

Two arrested after leading police on chase through two counties

BRYAN COUNTY, MARSHALL COUNTY (KXII) - A chase through two counties last week started after two Dallas men stole three KitchenAid mixers and a sewing machine from a Madill Walmart. According to court documents filed in Marshall County, 31-year-old Nathan Jerome Young and 21-year-old Kobe Bryant Johnson are both charged...