ENID, Okla. — The city of Enid and First Missionary Baptist Church celebrated the renaming of a portion of 5th to Pastor Alfred Baldwin Jr. Way on Saturday afternoon. The ribbon-cutting ceremony was held at First Missionary Baptist Church, at 467 E. Garriott, where Baldwin was the pastor for 38 years.
When I put together “Practice,” my book of devotionals, I was thrilled to include this story of hope about an award-winning Oklahoma artist Harold “H” Holden. It’s written by his wife Edna Mae Holden, an attorney in Enid. You’ve no doubt seen some of H’s work throughout this region. There’s...
ENID, Okla. — A state law set to go into effect next month will allow donors making scholarship contributions to public schools and their foundations to receive up to 75% in annual state tax credits. Enid Public Schools’ board members on Monday approved a resolution allowing the EPS Foundation, its...
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ENID, Okla. — Operation Christmas Child collection week locally will be Nov. 15-22 at two local church facilities, according to OCC official Janice Burns. Drop-off sites will be Westminster Church, 2217 Constitution, from 10 a.m. to noon Nov. 15-19 and 10-11 a.m. on Nov. 22, and at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church daycare, 1810 E. Broadway, from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Nov. 15-20, 1-5 p.m. Nov. 21 and 9-11 a.m. Nov. 22, according to Burns, regional church relations coordinator for Operation Christmas Child.
Seventeen local organizations working toward improving Enid’s quality of life are being awarded $150,000 in grants from Park Avenue Thrift. The 2021 fall grant recipients are Atelier, Bennie’s Barn, Enid SPCA, Enid Symphony Association, Furever Friends, Garfield County Child Advocacy Council, Garfield County Master Gardeners, Gaslight Theatre, Hedges Regional Speech and Hearing Center, Leonardo’s Children’s Museum, Lifelong Learning Institute of Enid, Loaves & Fishes, Main Street Enid, Monroe Elementary School, Northern Oklahoma College Foundation, Railroad Museum of Oklahoma and RSVP Enid.
ENID, OK – Park Avenue Thrift is awarding 17 recipients, at a total of $150,000, to nonprofit organizations who are working towards Enid’s Quality of Life. The 2021 fall grant recipients are Atelier, Bennie’s Barn, Enid SPCA, Enid Symphony Association, Furever Friends, Garfield County Child Advocacy Council, Garfield County Master Gardeners, Gaslight Theatre, Hedges Regional Speech and Hearing Center, Leonardo’s Children’s Museum, Lifelong Learning Institute of Enid, Loaves & Fishes, Main Street Enid, Monroe Elementary, Northern Oklahoma College Foundation, Railroad Museum of Oklahoma, and RSVP Enid.
Getting away from domestic abuse is not easy. Ask any woman or man who has been a victim, and they will tell you that when domestic abuse/violence starts, they typically think it’s only a one-time thing — or even think they are partly to blame. Then, the longer the abusive...
ENID, Okla. — With Enid’s Christmastime event series set to begin next month, downtown business owners and city officials say they hope the expected turnout will translate into bigger business for the area. Enid Regional Development Alliance, Greater Enid Chamber of Commerce and Enid Main Street organizations are working to...
ENID, OK - A group of Sunset Plaza merchants are hosting the Halloween Party at the Plaza on Saturday, October 23, 2021 from 12:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. There will be costume contests with prizes for all ages, including adults and pets, Attendees may bring their jack-o-lantern to enter in the best jack-o-lantern contest. Drink stations with fall themed beverages will be available and they will be handing out candy. It is free to participate.
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ENID, Okla. —Railroad Museum of Oklahoma is hosting a Fall Festival fundraiser Saturday, Oct. 23. The festival will be held at the museum, 702 N. Washington, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be museum tours for all ages, by donation. Abundant Life Church is bringing its ride-along train...
Kindness: the quality of being friendly, generous and considerate without expecting praise or reward. Although being kind to one another is encouraged every day, Northwestern Oklahoma State University employees and students in Alva, Enid and Woodward, along with community members have joined forces with the United Way of Northwest Oklahoma in Enid to shine a bigger light on kindness through observing Kindness Day in Northwest Oklahoma on Friday, Nov. 12. The international observance of World Kindness Day is Nov. 13.
ENID, Okla. — Long Term Care Authority of Enid Area Agency on Aging has funding available for caregivers who may need help getting a break from their caregiving responsibilities. The caregiver respite program has funding available for caregivers of seniors who require assistance with activities of daily living and for...
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Body LTCA of Enid Area Agency on Aging has funding currently available for family caregivers who may need help getting a break from their caregiving responsibilities. The caregiver respite program has funding available for caregivers of seniors who require assistance with activities of daily living. When a caregiver does not...