Murray County, OK


OSBI arrests Sulphur man for possession of child porn

MURRAY COUNTY, Okla. (KOKH) — The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation (OSBI) Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Unit arrested a 38-year-old Sulphur man on charges related to child pornography. The OSBI ICAC Task Force took Keith Dashti into custody after receiving a cyber tip from the National Center for...
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Historic report on Federal Indian Boarding Schools finds two in Georgia, 400 nationwide

For the first time in history, the Department of Interior investigated the federal Indian boarding school system across the United States, identifying more than 400 schools and over 50 burial sites. Georgia was home to two of those schools, which were attended by Indigenous children who were taken away from their families and attempted to assimilate them […] The post Historic report on Federal Indian Boarding Schools finds two in Georgia, 400 nationwide appeared first on Georgia Recorder.
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Sulphur man arrested on child porn charges

MURRAY COUNTY, Okla. (KTEN) — A Sulphur man was arrested Thursday on child pornography charges. The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation said Keith Dashti, 38, became a target after authorities received a cyber tip from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children about pornographic content uploaded to a server traced to Dashti's home in Sulphur.

Loper Announces Campaign for District 3 County Commissioner

We have a race, ladies and gentlemen! Charity Loper filed to run against long-time District 3 County Commissioner in April. The election will be Tuesday, June 28. Early voting for that election will be Thursday, June 23 and Friday, June 24 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday, June 25 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Woman Arrested After Shooting Into, Ramming House With Vehicle

A woman was arrested last week after allegedly shooting into and ramming a stolen vehicle into the residence of her ex-husband, according to the Murray County Sheriff’s Office.The incident unfolded on Friday, April 29 when the sheriff’s office was informed a vehicle had been stolen and a firearm was inside,

Busy April for Murray County Sheriff Office

It’s been a busy April for the Murray County Sheriff’s Department. The Davis Police aided the Sheriff’s Office in what is the fifth shooting in Davis since the summer of 2021. The Murray County Sheriff’s Department and the Davis Police Department responded to a report of a stolen vehicle containing a firearm on April 29. Savanna Whitaker reportedly took the vehicle and made a comment that she was going to kill her ex-husband who resides on Highway 110.

Sandra Darlene “Sandy” Chronister

Services for Sandra Darlene “Sandy” Chronister, 75, Davis, were held 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 3, at the First Baptist Church in Davis, with Pastors Lance Whaley and Tony Randol officiating. Interment followed at the Hennepin Cemetery. Sandy was born April 7, 1947, in Madera, CA to the late...

Murray State students visit State Capitol for Oklahoma's Promise Day

TISHOMINGO, Okla., (KTEN)-- The Oklahoma Promise Scholarship program helps students cover the cost of tuition and get their college degrees. Last week Murray State College students visited the State Capitol to thank legislators for their continued support of the program and shared how it's impacted their education. “There wasn't going...

Ardmore’s Aiden Manning signs with Murray State College

ARDMORE, Okla. (KXII) -Signing day at Ardmore High School for soccer standout Aiden Manning. She is headed just down the road to Murray State to continue her playing career. Manning has been a great player at the high school level and she is excited to make the next step. “I...

A Pair of Lions sign with Murray State College

DURANT, Okla. (KXII) -It was signing day over at Durant High School for a pair of Lions. Walker Redman and Daniel Holley are heading to Murray State College to join the Aggies shooting team. They’re excited about joining the Aggies. ”It feels pretty good after all the years of...

Jerry Alvord wins State Senate District 14 seat by acclamation

MEET YOUR NEW SENATOR. Ardmore businessman and public servant, Jerry Alvord (left), will fill Senator Frank Simpson’s seat in November. Senator Simpson was elected in November 2010 and will retire this year after faithfully serving the citizens of Love, Carter, Murray and Johnston counties for 12 years. Alvord will be officially sworn in on Nov. 8, 2022.

Josh Davis hired as new MSC Men's Basketball Coach

TISHOMINGO, Oklahoma (KTEN) - Murray State College men's basketball has had plenty of success in the past three seasons, winning 20+ games in two of those years. With that success, comes change. NJCAA Region II coach of the year Kevin O' Connor left the Aggies to be the next head coach at Cameron University, a Division II program.

North Texas man arrested for “revenge porn”

DENISON, Texas (KXII) - A Murray county man was recently arrested for sharing a woman’s nude photos. It’s called revenge porn, and research shows one in twelve adults have been victims of it. But a Texoma victim said it still feels isolating. She asked to stay anonymous for...

Fight Leads To Shooting At Popular Sulphur Business

An physical altercation between two men at a popular Sulphur business ended in a shooting last Sunday, Sulphur Police and Murray County Sheriff’s officials said.The fight erupted about 11:06 a.m. on Sunday, April 17 at the Sulphur Dog Trade, a flea market and animal exchange on the city’s north side,

Four Of Five County Incumbents File Unopposed

The floodgates opened at the top of Oklahoma’s political hierarchy, but not so much at the local level after last week’s candidate filing period ended.All total, there are 58 candidates seeking a U.S. Senate or Congressional seat and eight for governor, but only one race developed in Murray County where ...