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Dumcum rites held

Connie Faye (Karber) Dumcum, 69, of Booker, died June 19, 2022. Graveside services were held Tuesday, June 21, at Overton Cemetery in Beaver, OK. She was born April 20, 1953 in Cortez, CO. She graduated from Booker High School in 1971. She married Roger Dumcum on Sept. 6, 2002. She...
BOOKER, TX

Oklahoma man dies in early morning crash

A 31-year-old Oklahoma man was killed in an early morning three-vehicle crash Wednesday on State Highway 302 at FM 866, 11 miles west of Odessa. According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, Daniel Chaparro Garcia of Laverne, Oklahoma was traveling south on FM 866 in a Mercury Montego when he failed to stop at a stop sign and pulled out in front of a Kenworth truck tractor and trailer hauling oil field equipment east on SH 302. Debris from the ensuing crash then struck a Freightliner truck tractor and trailer.
ODESSA, TX
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OSBI Make Arrest in Vehicle Death

HARPER COUNTY, Oklahoma (June 7, 2022) – Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation (OSBI) agents arrest Charles Vernon Thex II, 40, on a felony warrant for Murder in the Second Degree and Driving a Motor Vehicle While Under the Influence of Alcohol after an OSBI and Oklahoma Highway Patrol (OHP) investigation. He was arrested in connection with the death of Donald Lovell, 45, in 2021.
HARPER COUNTY, OK
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OSBI arrests man accused of killing brother-in-law in 2021 crash involving pedestrian

HARPER COUNTY, Okla. — Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation agents arrested a man in connection with a pedestrian crash that killed his brother-in-law in 2021. Shortly before midnight on July 7, 2021, the Harper County Sheriff's Office responded to a report that a man was in the roadway of Jane Jayroe Boulevard in Laverne. A news release says it appeared that a vehicle hit the man.
HARPER COUNTY, OK
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Bechthold rites set

Etta Bechthold, 90, of Oklahoma City, OK, formerly of Booker, died May 29, 2022. Memorial services will be held Monday, June 6, at 2 p.m. at Booker Friends Church with Gary Mills officiating. Private family burial will be in Heart Cemetery in Booker. Arrangements are under the direction of Boxwell Brothers Funeral Home of Perryton.
BOOKER, TX
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Fargo woman catches scammer using her information on video on her doorstep

FARGO, N.D. (Valley News Live) – A Fargo woman caught onto a scammer’s tricks while they were opening accounts with her personal information. She even caught the culprit on video of her front doorstep. “It’s been a whirlwind 24 hours,” says Gretchen Tinjum. What you’re seeing...
FARGO, OK
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Wellington Wrestlers Qualify For Nationals

The Wellington Wrestling Club has qualified a number of athletes to compete at the national level this summer. Three athletes will be representing Team Florida at the team national duals in June, and three more will be competing as individuals at the Fargo nationals in July. Mac Andrews (14U, 165...
WELLINGTON, FL
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Autherine Lucy Foster, first Black student at the University of Alabama, dies at 92

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Autherine Lucy Foster, the first Black Student to enroll at the University of Alabama, has died. She was 92 years old. Foster, who spent nearly 40 years living in Lipscomb, died earlier this week, the university confirmed Wednesday. One of her final public appearances was at UA on Feb. 25 for a ceremony unveiling the renaming of Bibb Graves Hall to Autherine Lucy Hall.
ALABAMA STATE
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Autherine Lucy Foster, first Black student at the University of Alabama, dies at 92

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Autherine Lucy Foster, the first Black Student to enroll at the University of Alabama, has died. She was 92 years old. Foster, who spent nearly 40 years living in Lipscomb, died earlier this week, the university confirmed Wednesday. One of her final public appearances was at UA on Feb. 25 for a ceremony unveiling the renaming of Bibb Graves Hall to Autherine Lucy Hall.
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Turpin girls take Class A Regional, Hooker sweeps 2A

LAVERNE, Okla.—The Turpin Girls claimed their first regional track championship in 20 years, Saturday in Laverne. The Lady Cardinals dominated the sprint relays and picked up wins from Allison Weber in the high jump and from Brianna Behrendt in the discus. Tyrone’s Roberto Hernandez claimed a pair of titles in the high jump and 400 meters.
LAVERNE, OK
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