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Sheriff Wayne Mckinney remains absent from work

DUNCAN, Okla. (KSWO) - More information has been released about a Facebook post from last night that called out Stephens County Sheriff Wayne McKinney for not being at work in the last three months. In his post, retired Stephens County Sheriff Deputy Bill Scott said the citizens of Stephens County...
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Stephens County residents participate in Labor of Love event

DUNCAN, Okla. (KSWO) - Residents of Duncan were out for Labor of Love, as they celebrated this year’s annual Day of Caring. Friday, May 13, was the 30th anniversary of the event -- which calls on volunteers to lend a helping hand -- by completing projects for local non-profits around the Duncan area.
DUNCAN, OK
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4-H Clubs Excel at Spring Trap Shoot

Stephens County 4-H recently held the Duncan Spring Trap Shoot on May 7th, at the Duncan Gun Club. Mike Cook, certified shooting sports coach, and Allen Phipps and Blake Channel, 4-H shooting sports volunteers have worked with the youth of Stephens County for six weeks to prepare for this event. Six counties participated, with a total of 45 4-H members. Winners from Stephens County were: First Place (Junior Team), Brady Blackburn and Pierce Johnson; Third Place (Intermediate Team), Jake Wolfe, Michael Gates, Jake Johnson, and Cache Fenton; First Place (Individual, Ages 10-11) Brady Blackburn; and Second Place (Individual, Ages 16 and up) Bryson Phipps.
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Cars, music collide for community benefit concert

DUNCAN, Okla. (KSWO) - Von Hawks Rising, a local non-profit band, presents Rock ‘n’ Rides, a benefit concert and car show to raise money for children impacted by extreme illness or traumatic experiences. The event will be from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Saturday, May 14, at the...
DUNCAN, OK
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New voter precincts announced

Some voters in Stephens County will have a new polling place as a result of recent changes to precinct boundaries, Angela Dunagan, Stephens County Election Board Secretary announced today. Dunagan said the changes were necessary because of changes to State House and Senate district boundaries which occur every 10 years...
STEPHENS COUNTY, OK
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Some Marlow Voters Affected by New Precinct Boundaries

Some voters in Stephens County will have a new polling place as a result of recent changes to precinct boundaries, Angela Dunagan, Stephens County Election Board Secretary announced this week. Dunagan said the changes were necessary because of changes to State House and Senate district boundaries which occur every 10...
MARLOW, OK
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Gov. Stitt to keynote Stephens County GOP Fish Fry

DUNCAN – Later this month Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt will be the keynote speaker at this year’s Stephens County GOP Fish Fry. The annual fundraiser draws Republicans from across the Sooner State to the Stephens County Fairgrounds and Expo Center in Duncan. With scores of elected officials and like-minded voters supporting the Grand Old Party, the fish fry is the second largest gathering of Republicans in the state. Officials are predicting the event to be sold out quickly.
STEPHENS COUNTY, OK
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Stephens County residents participate in drug take back event

STEPHENS COUNTY, Okla. (KSWO) - On Friday, people from across Stephens County were given a chance to turn in their unused prescription pills. The prescription take back event was hosted by the Wichita Mountains Prevention Network. They worked with local groups and law enforcement to safely dispose of unused, expired...
STEPHENS COUNTY, OK
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Precinct boundaries change in Southwest Oklahoma

LAWTON, Okla. (KSWO) - The 2020 census, and subsequent redistricting efforts have led to polling place changes across southwest Oklahoma. Precinct boundaries in Jackson, Stephens and Comanche County have changed. Because of that, some voters will be assigned to new polling places. Officials said new voter identification cards, with updated...
COMANCHE COUNTY, OK
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Prescription drug takeback event takes place this week

DUNCAN, Okla. (KSWO) - The Wichita Mountains Prevention Network is offering the Stephens County community a safe way to dispose of any expired or otherwise not needed prescription pills. They are working with local organizations and law enforcement for Friday’s event. Community members are invited to come in and...
STEPHENS COUNTY, OK
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Storms rip through area, but city emerges unscathed

The rumblings could be seen, heard and felt before the start of the Comanche High School prom in Duncan. Not too long after the teenagers arrived at the Simmons Center all dressed up for their big shindig, the storm hit and while they may have been dry and safe, people in other parts of the county were not as fortunate.
STEPHENS COUNTY, OK
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Tornado warning for Comanche County until 9:45pm. Portions of Stephens County may be affected.

Tornado warning for Comanche county until 9:45pm; portions of Stephens County may be affected. http://nixle.us/DKGQT. The National Weather Service in Norman has issued a. * Tornado Warning for... Southeastern Comanche County in southwestern Oklahoma... Southwestern Grady County in central Oklahoma... Northwestern Stephens County in southern Oklahoma... * Until 945 PM...
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