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Firelake Firelight Balloon Fest Takes Off This Weekend

The Firelake Fireflight Balloon Fest will take off this weekend in Shawnee. The two-day event will offer all kinds of family-friendly fun. News 9’s Storme Jones reported from one of the event’s major attractions, a hot air balloon, during News 9 at 9 a.m.
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Seminole Teachers Practice Active Shooter Simulation Training

Seminole Public Schools officials said they hope they never come face-to-face with an active shooter, but they want teachers to be prepared for any situation. District superintendent Dr. Bob Gragg is aware that violence can happen anywhere. “Since Uvalde, we've just been keenly aware that we need to dust off...
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Ada woman claims abuse prompted plan to kill husband

ADA, Okla. (KTEN) — An Ada woman told a court Tuesday that years of abuse prompted her to have her husband killed in March 2021. Kristie Evans accepted full responsibility for her role in the shooting death of David Evans, who had been pastor at Harmony Free Will Baptist Church. She claimed 30 years of domestic, emotional, mental, and sexual abuse led her to ask Kahlil Square to pull the trigger.
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Pastor’s wife gets life in Ada murder

ADA, Okla. (KXII) - The wife of an Ada pastor who helped her lover kill him last year was sentenced to life in prison Wednesday. Kristie Evans, 49, who pleaded guilty to first degree murder in April, was sentenced Wednesday to life in prison with the possibility of parole. Evans...
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What's Going On This Hump-Day

It's the first week of school and the kids are away, so why not have some fun in the metro and beyond?. Find the Grand Casino Hotel & Resort at 777 Grand Casino Blvd., Shawnee, Oklahoma. For more information and to look at their health and safety measures, visit grandresortok.com.
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Ada pastor's wife sentenced in murder case

ADA, Okla. (KTEN) — Kristie Evans — who pleaded guilty to first degree murder in the March 2021 shooting death of her husband, Ada pastor David Evans — was sentenced to life in prison on Wednesday. The sentencing in a Pontotoc County courtroom comes with the possibility...
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Ryan Walters accuses April Grace of lying during state superintendent debate

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. (KOKH) — On Wednesday, Oklahoma Secretary of Education Ryan Walters and Shawnee Public Schools Superintendent April Grace faced-off in a debate at Fox 25's studio as they work to secure the Republican nomination for state superintendent. They two are in a primary runoff. Voters will decide which one wins the nomination on Aug. 23.
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Bill Davis, Jr.

He was born January 16, 1963 in Talihina, Oklahoma to the late Bill Davis Sr. and Maybeline (Coker) Davis. He is preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Jimmy Don Davis, Leslie Davis, Jimmy Davis, Glen Davis, Bennie Davis, and sister, Billye Junelle Barker. Bill is survived by his children,...
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Ida Richmond

Ida Doris Richmond, longtime Seminole resident, passed away at the age of 95 on August 6, 2022. Doris was born October 19, 1926, to William M. and Clara V (Morgan) Harris in Garber, Oklahoma. Her family moved to the Seminole area in 1929 where her father worked for the Sinclair Oil Company. They lived northeast of Seminole in the old “Coody Lease” of Sinclair Oil until 1944 when Doris graduated from Mountain View high school, a country school east of Seminole.
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