Eakly, OK

Hydro business celebrates reopening

Deer Creek Hardware in Hydro is celebrating its grand re-opening after a fire destroyed the original store. The store is owned by Kent and Jalee Abbott of Hydro an managed by Don Troyer. The Abbots have been long time supporters of the town of Hydro with the hardware store, a...
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Weatherford City Commission approves several Hot/Mot items

During a Weatherford City Commission meeting Thursday, the commission approved several items recommended by the Hotel/Motel Tax Advisory Committee. The commission approved an $8,000 grant to the Heartland of America Museum for the All-American Salute to Veterans Weekend. The museum’s original request of $14,800 was modified by the Hotel/Motel Tax Advisory Committee during its June 21 meeting.
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SWOSU student receives scholarship

Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) student Alisa Friesen of Arnett is the first-ever recipient of the RE/MAX Gold Buckle Realty Scholarship at SWOSU. Friesen is a graduate of Arnett High School and will be a senior this fall. She is double majoring in Agriculture Business and Finance. The RE/MAX Gold...

Portion of Rader Park named after Rotary Centennial

To help celebrate the Rotary Centennial birthday in 2025, former Weatherford Rotary President Nate Downs made a request at a Weatherford City Commission meeting Thursday which will rename a portion of Rader Park after the Rotary Club. This request was approved by the commission. The portion of Rader Park now...

30 years and counting Volunteers serve Meals on Wheels

Meals on Wheels is a program that began in 1988. The program is dedicated to delivering meals to homebound participants in need of assistance. Meals on Wheels is stationed out of the Pioneer Center. They are reliant on volunteers to make deliveries to participants’ homes. Deliveries of meals are...

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...

Service Notice

A memorial service for Dorothy Fry is 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 6, at the Federated Church, 302 N. Custer St., in Weatherford. The Rev. Allison Longman will officiate. A reception will follow in the Fellowship Hall.

Rotary club to host annual Independence Day celebration

Alongside other sponsors, the Weatherford Rotary Club will be hosting the annual Fourth of July celebration at Radar Park. There will be free parking and free admission, as well as live music, inflatables, and food available for purchase. The food available will be hamburgers, cheeseburgers, hot dogs, Frito chili pies,...
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Billy Duane Renison

Billy Duane Renison went to be with his Lord Christ on Wednesday, June 29, 2022, his funeral service will be 9:30 A.M. Tuesday, July 5 th , 2022, at the Kiesau Memorial Chapel, with Billy’s great nephew Daniel Mosburg officiating, and under the direction of the Kiesau-Lee Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Antioch Cemetery.

Library to host book signings

Carnegie City-County Library will host two book signings during the month of July. Steve Goen will be at the library on Saturday, July 9, at 10:30 speak about his 11th book about trains. The Burlington Route promises to be entertaining and educational for all interested in passenger trains or local history.

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....
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Here is a look at the Weekend headlines

- Senior citizens group to resume meeting after two years. - Full obituary for Billy Duane Renison, Donna Curry. Read the Clinton Daily News in print, online at or download the app.

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.

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...