Canute High School student crowned Miss Route 66
A 15-year-old Canute High School student earned the prestigious title of Miss Route 66 last week. Taylor Sullivan is the daughter of Frank and Patsy Sullivan. The victory also earned her the privilege of participating in the Miss Oklahoma Teen pageant. The program is a part of the Miss American System, which gives out tens of thousands in annual scholarship money.
Main headlines for the Weekend edition
- Weatherford runner to run track for OSU next year. - Local, state, national, world news, sports and more. Read the Clinton Daily News in print, online at www.clintondailynews.com or download the app.
Crews Respond To Butler Church Fire
Fire crews battled a church fire near Butler and thanks to their efforts and the weather they may have prevented another bad wildfire from spreading. The fire occurred at the German Free Will Baptist Church northwest of the Custer County community at noon on Thursday and saw crews from the Butler, Leedey, Custer City, Clinton, and Weatherford Fire Departments respond to put out the blaze before it could spread to a nearby pasture.
Blown Tire Causes Single Vehicle Wreck Near Elk City
An Arizona woman was hospitalized after wrecking her Jeep Wrangler near Elk City Thursday morning. According to the collision report provided by the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, the accident occurred at 10:22 a.m. on Interstate 40, 2 miles west of Elk City when the 2007 Jeep Wrangler had a blowout, causing 39-year-old Angelica Garza of Rio Rico, Arizona to lose control of the vehicle. As a result the Jeep departed the road tot he left, entered the median and rolled a 1/4 time onto its side.
Main headlines for the Friday edition
- ‘Men of integrity’ to be recognized for ’64 hoops title. - Notice of death and services for LaVeta Marshall, Cynthia “Cindy” Walker. - Local, state, national, world news, sports and more. Read the Clinton Daily News in print, online at www.clintondailynews.com or download the...
Second Robbery Suspect Sought
The Clinton Police Department has identified Lorenzo Cruz as the second suspect in the armed robbery that occurred Monday. Cruz remains at large as authorities continue the search for him. According to CPD Capt. Shane Harrelson, Cruz is described as a Hispanic male, 5-foot-6, weighing approximately 115 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. The CPD is asking Clinton residents for any information on Cruz's whereabouts. If any individuals have seen him or know where he might be, they may call the CPD at (580) 323-2323.
The Wildflower offers new shopping option
A new flower shop has graced the town of Cordell with a colorful new blossom of fresh and silk flowers, women’s attire ranging from edgy to business casual, jewelry, fragrances, detergents, decor, and much more. Following its grand opening on February 9th, The Wildflower, owned by local entrepreneur Lauren Geisler, has fun plans to appeal to community residents of all ages.
Main headlines for the Thursday edition
- Local, state, national, world news, sports, and more. Read the Clinton Daily News in print, online at www.clintondailynews.com or download the app.
Beckham County Task Force Continues to Help with Texas Fires
The Beckham County Task Force has returned after providing aid in battling the massive wildfires in the Texas Panhandle, but according to officials – the job is far from done. Elk City Fire Chief Kyle Chervenka says the task force has been deployed three times this week and is...
Wednesday TRADIO: Furniture and MORE!
FS: 5ft brush hog $150 6ft blade $150 580-302-2146. FS: dune buggy in altus and unique piano desk and 74 nova 580-318-1512. ESTATE SALE: Thursday Friday Saturday 1017 S Oliver avenue 8am-6pm FS: electric weed eater $20 cross bow $100 580-500-0810. FS: recliner lazy boy leather $100 580-287-3381. FS: 14ft...
Headstone heartache as one family waits nearly two years for headstone
A family near Elk City has been waiting nearly two years for their mother’s headstone to be placed at her gravesite. The end of the waiting though, could soon be coming.
Highschool Baseball | 29 February Thomas-Fay-Custer Boys Game Notice
The Thomas-Fay-Custer Boys Baseball team will have a Non-conference game with Cordell(Cordell, OK) on 29 February, 2024, 4 PM. As of now, Terriers has won 1 games and lost 8 games, and the winning rate is 0.111.
Main headlines for the Wednesday edition
- Local, state, national, world news, sports and more. Read the Clinton Daily News in print, online at www.clintondailynews.com or download the app.
The gas price fluctuate between $2.75 and $2.89 in Clinton as of 2024-02-29. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Thursday is $3.319, a week ago the price is $3.270 , according to AAA.
🚧 Traffic Advisory: I-40 Closure at US-183 in Clinton, OK for Ongoing Construction 🚧
The time displayed is local to the original X account in Oklahoma. Residents and travelers in the Clinton, Oklahoma area, please be advised that as part of the ongoing construction efforts, both eastbound and westbound lanes of Interstate 40 (I-40) will be closed at the intersection with US-183. This closure will be in effect from 6 p.m. Monday until 6 a.m. Tuesday, and again from 6 p.m. Tuesday until 6 a.m. Wednesday. During these times, all traffic on I-40 will be directed to exit at US-183 and then re-enter I-40. Motorists are urged to exercise caution and to expect potential delays while the construction is underway. Your patience and understanding during this time are greatly appreciated. Stay safe, and plan your travel accordingly to avoid inconvenience.
Elk City Carnegie Library Offers Online High School Diploma Program for Local Adults
Elk City Carnegie Library is providing adults aged 25 and above an opportunity to earn a high school diploma through Gale Presents: Excel Adult High School. This program, offered by Gale, a part of Cengage Group, allows adults to earn their high school diploma online and prepare for college or employment. It aims to assist adults without a high school diploma, especially during economic downturns and crises like the COVID-19 pandemic.
Gov. Stitt Appoints Jacobsma as DA for 3rd District
It was announced on Friday that Oklahoma Governor Kevin Stitt has appointed Dan Jacobsma as the district attorney for the 3rd Prosecutorial District. Counties in the district include Greer, Kiowa, Harmon, Jackson and Tillman. Jacobsma has served as the first assistant district attorney for the 3rd Prosecutorial District since 2019,...
Headlines for the Tuesday edition
- CHS Reds basketball season ends short of area round. - Full obituary for JoAnne Woodall, Pamela Sue Robinson. - Local, state, national, world news, sports and more. Read the Clinton Daily News in print, online at www.clintondailynews.com or download the app.
Savor the Flavor: Top 3 Must-Try Mexican Restaurants in Clinton
In this article, we'll be exploring three exceptional Mexican restaurants in Clinton. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments section below.
ECHS Student Serves as Senate Page
Elk City High School senior Jackson Ivester recently spent a week at the Capitol in Oklahoma City learning the art of legislating. Ivester served as a page for the state Senate from Monday, February 12 through Thursday, February 15. Ivester’s sponsoring senator was Brent Howard—who represents Oklahoma’s Senate District 38,...