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Parts of I-35 shut down in McClain County after semitrailer fire
Parts of Interstate 35 were shut down in McClain County after a semitrailer crashed and caught fire. On Tuesday, officials responded to a crash near State Highway 9 near Goldsby. It is unclear at this time when the lanes will be back open. Top Headlines.
How personal income has changed in Murray County—plus, see how it compares to the rest of the state and country
Stacker analyzed Bureau of Economic Analysis data to see how personal income has changed in Murray County, Oklahoma and how it compares to state and national levels.
Footloose Turns 40 Tomorrow, Check Out the Oklahoma Town That Inspired It
February 17th, 1984. Footloose premieres in theaters and this crazy plot has Oklahoma roots. I had no idea this movie was based off of a somewhat true story. If you have never seen Footloose, the plot is simple. Ren McCormack (played by Kevin Bacon) moves to the town of Bomont which has banned rock music and dancing in the town. I was not a kid of the 80's, so when I heard about the plot of this movie, I thought it was the dumbest thing ever. Turns out, this was real thing that happened in Oklahoma and Hollywood thought it would make an interesting movie.
DA Hicks seeks death penalty in Athena Brownfield case
Jason Hicks, District Attorney for Oklahoma District 6 which includes Caddo, Grady, Stephens and Jefferson Counties has filed a Bill of Particulars seeking the death penalty for Alysia Adams, one of the caretakers charged in 4-year-old Athena Brownfield’s death. Court documents said Alysia confessed that Brownfield was beaten and...
Savour the Flavours: Sulphur's Trio of Italian Dining Experiences
In this article, we're exploring three exquisite Italian restaurants in Sulphur. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If yes, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments below!
Man charged for leading Carter County deputy on high-speed chase, DUI
CARTER COUNTY, Okla. (KXII) - A man has been charged in Carter County for allegedly leading a deputy on a high-speed chase while he was intoxicated. According to court documents, a deputy with the Carter County deputy was trying to pull over Kevin Osuna, 26, near Springer on Highway 53, when Osuna took off.
Mark Melton, New Associate District Judge for Murray County, Appointed by Governor Stitt
Governor Kevin Stitt has named Mark Melton as the new associate district judge for Murray County. Melton is recognized for his dedication to the legal profession. Melton started his legal career as a personal injury lawyer, then moved into civil litigation. In 2014, he established his private practice in Davis, OK, dealing with a range of legal issues including family, criminal, and civil cases.
Pauls Valley man gets $4.89 million water bill
PAULS VALLEY, Okla. (KTEN) — A Pauls Valley man suffered sticker shock this week after opening his water bill. Usually in the range of $30 to $60., Mike Carden's bill had five extra zeros. It totaled $4,899,810.10. "Something said, 'you better open that one' — like that small voice...
Today the gas price is close to $2.99 in Elmore City as of 2024-02-18. Find the available 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 Sunday is $3.279, a week ago the price is $3.189 , according to AAA.
Another arrest in Healdton illegal marijuana grow bust
ARDMORE, Okla. (KXII) - Another one of several people charged in an illegal marijuana grow in Healdton has been arrested. Anh Tuan Le, 39, was booked into the Carter County Jail Wednesday on a litany of charges including trafficking 25 pounds or more of marijuana. In December, state and local...
I-35 lanes to be narrowed
North and southbound I-35 will be intermittently narrowed between Moore and Pauls Valley from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. through Friday. The measure is part of a wrong-way detection system installation project. Drivers should expect shoulder closures and intermittent lane closures and use extra caution in the area. The project...
Promoting Youth Hunting Safety: Sulphur's Education Program
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Indians lose nail-biter at district tournament
LINDSAY - A charge call with just over a second remaining resulted in a heartbreaking 45-44 district tournament loss for the Comanche Indians last Saturday. The Indians had got what they wanted when Lindsay’s Brycen Watts missed two free throws with 16 seconds left to keep it a one-point game. Comanche took the ball past half-court and called a timeout with 11 seconds left. Following the timeout, Dillon Ellis tried to take the ball to the basket, but he was called for a charge as he was shooting and turned the ball over. The Leopards then ran out the final second to preserve the win.
Woman in More Trouble With the Law in Washington Co.
A woman who already has an outstanding warrant from Stephens County finds herself in more hot water, as she was seen in Washington County Court on Wednesday afternoon. Jamesine Jackson was booked into jail on an aggravated assault domestic abuse charge and unlawful possession of paraphernalia. Officers made contact with...
Duncan coin show to continue at Stephens County Fairgrounds
DUNCAN, Okla. (KSWO) - Whether its gold, silver, tokens or money, If you have a passion for coins, then Duncan is the place to be this weekend. The Duncan Coin Show kicked off today, Feb. 16, at the Stephens County Fairgrounds. There, attendees can buy, sell or trade coins of all kinds. You can even bring your own coins for free appraisals.
Chickasaw Nation To Host Annual Artesian Arts Festival
SULPHUR, OK – Art, music and First American culture will return to downtown Sulphur Saturday, April 13, as the Artesian Arts Festival gets underway at the Artesian Plaza. The 11th annual Artesian Arts Festival celebrates First American art and artists and will feature a diverse array of original art, including jewelry, sculpture, metalworking, beadwork, paintings, photography, textiles, basketry and pottery.
5 questions with Justin Johnston
Editor’s note: Answering The Purcell Register’s five questions this week is Justin Johnston, a newly sworn-in deputy at the McClain County Sheriff’s Office. A. I grew up in a law enforcement family and spent most of my teenage years in and around a sheriff’s office. Q....
Purple Martins Return, First Sighting in OK
In a sure sign that spring is not far behind, the first Purple Martins of the year have been spotted in Purcell, Oklahoma. The arrival, cheered by the Purple Martin Conservation Association in a national release today, reminds that Purple martins, the largest swallows in North America, became acclimated to the dried gourds hung by Native Americans and handcrafted birdhouses designed by European colonists. The prevalence of these ready-made houses, coupled with the decline of natural cavities, has changed the behavior of the species. Now, only man-made nests will do and it’s time for landlords to hoist the homes.
Murray County Sheriffs Office makes another Drug Trafficking Arrest
235 FENTANYL pills, 23 grams of crystal methamphetamine, marijuana, MDMA, DMT, 5MeO-DMT, cocaine and heroin were found in a car driven by an Ardmore woman after being stopped by the Murray County Sheriff’s Department for a tag and equipment violations. Madison E. Christian was charged with multiple felony charges in the Chickasaw Nation District Court.
Area tournament in Velma Thursday
The Wayne Bulldogs will be in Velma on Thursday as they face Empire at 2:30 p.m. in the Area tournament. “We played them earlier in the year and lost by three. Wyatt and Jaxon fouled out in the fourth and that game was before Ty had really come on offensively.