Stillwater man leads authorities on chase from Stillwater to Norman

NORMAN, Okla. (KFOR) – A Stillwater man led Stillwater police, Payne County sheriff’s deputies and Oklahoma Highway Patrol on a high-speed chase that went from Stillwater all the way to Norman where highway patrol pit-maneuvered his car, ending his flight. Oklahoma Highway Patrol said the suspect, James Dailey, is facing...
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Sand Springs, OKTulsa World

Sand Springs man charged with negligent homicide in June 2020 collision

A Sand Springs man was arrested Monday after being charged with negligent homicide in a fatal collision that occurred last year on Oklahoma 97. Heverto Duran Jr., 23, is charged in connection with the June 21, 2020, death of John Franklin George, 55, of Mannford. Authorities said Duran's 2007 Chevrolet Tahoe failed to stop at a stop sign at the 55th Street intersection and hit George's Harley-Davidson motorcycle.

Stillwater Man Admits Sexually Abusing Three Relatives

(Stillwater, Okla.) — A 52-year-old rural Stillwater man has pleaded guilty to sexually abusing three young female relatives during a 15-year period between 2002 and 2017, a court official told KUSH today. Joseph Scott Rood does not have an agreement with the prosecution regarding his sentence on four counts of...
Norman, OKKFOR

UPDATE: Suspect ID’d after Stillwater high-speed chase that ended in Norman

UPDATE: The suspect who led authorities on a high-speed chase from Stillwater to Norman has been identified. Edward Dailey, 22, was booked into the Cleveland County Detention Center on the following complaints:. Carrying firearms while committing a felony. No valid drivers license. Carrying firearms after conviction/during probation. Unlawful possession of...

Top 10 2022 Talent Shaedon Sharpe Puts OSU in his Top 10

While most people in Stillwater are somewhere between shellshock and indignation over the upcoming Big 12 split, Mike Boynton was blessed with some good news on Tuesday. Five-star shooting guard Shaedon Sharpe tweeted out his Top 10 and it included the Cowboys, as well as a number of bluebloods and a smattering of current Big 12 teams.
Oklahoma City, OKKOCO

Suspect taken into custody after leading officers on multi-county chase ending in OKC metro

NORMAN, Okla. — A suspect was taken into custody Tuesday afternoon after leading officers on a multi-county chase that ended in the Oklahoma City metro. Shortly after 2:35 p.m., Stillwater police officers detained a vehicle at mile marker 170 on southbound 35 for a traffic violation. The officers spoke with the driver and asked him to step out of the vehicle, according to a news release.

80-Year-Old Yale Man Gets 8-Year Prison Term For Child Sexual Abuse

(Stillwater, Okla.) — An 80-year-old man has avoided a jury trial this week by admitting he repeatedly abused a girl from the age of 7 through 9 during 2013 and 2014 at his residence in Yale, court records show. After Jerry Wayne LeForce pleaded guilty earlier this month to one...
Stillwater, OKBoston Globe

In ‘Stillwater,’ emotions run deep

The geographic distance between Stillwater, Okla., and Marseille is 5,100 miles. The cultural, social, and even emotional distance is much further. Or so “Stillwater” would indicate. Tom McCarthy (”Spotlight”) has directed a film that’s part thriller, part fish-out-of-water story — fish out of Stillwater? — but at heart it’s a character study and a family drama.

COVID-19 Cases on the Rise

The Oklahoma State Department of Health released its weekly COVID-19 alert map and numbers continue to trend in a negative direction. There are now 63 counties in the orange, or moderate risk level, including Washington, Osage and Nowata counties. Only 12 remain in the yellow, or low risk level for a chance of contracting the coronavirus and two are in the green, or new normal level.

High-Speed Pursuit On SB I-35 Ends In Norman; Suspect In Custody

A suspect is in custody following a high-speed pursuit Tuesday on Interstate 35. The suspect, identified as James Edward Dailey, 22, reached speeds of at least 130 mph during the chase. The chase started in Stillwater, Oklahoma, authorities said. Stillwater Lt. Kyle Bruce said just after 2:30 p.m. officers assisting...
Stillwater, OKCBS News

Matt Damon on co-star Camille Cottin's "Stillwater" performance

In the new movie "Stillwater," Matt Damon plays Bill Baker, an oil-rig worker from Oklahoma who travels to the south of France to try to free his daughter from prison. But Damon's character does not speak any french. So, he relies on an initially standoffish actress and single mom, portrayed by Camille Cottin, to help him navigate the situation.

Local Church Holding Back to School Bash

The Wynona Assembly of God Church will be holding a back to school bash next Wednesday for all students in the area who would like to attend. Each child will receive a free backpack in addition to school supplies. To register, send the church a message on Facebook or an...