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Charges filed against fired Tishomingo police officer
PONTOTOC COUNTY, Okla. (KXII) - Charges have been filed against a Tishomingo police officer who was arrested by state agents last week. According to court records, Brandon LeDoux is charged with lewd molestation and showing obscene material to a minor. Court documents show the abuse happened over a four-month period...
Ada man sentenced for murder, other charges
(KTEN) — An Ada man will spend the next 50 years in prison for charges stemming from separate cases. Kalup Allen Born, 25, was sentenced for murder, kidnapping, arson and burglary, all dating back to a 2017 case. Born was also sentenced for killing an inmate at the Pontotoc...
Fire crews battle wildfire near Mill Creek in Johnston County
JOHNSTON COUNTY, Okla. (KXII) - Firefighters from Johnston and Pontotoc County combined to keep a fire in Mill Creek from spreading Wednesday. Eight different fire departments, along with BIA and Oklahoma Forestry responded to the blaze between Connerville and Mill Creek. Flames spread across more than 100 acres, and high...
OBN seizes 42,000 plants from Asher marijuana grow
The Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics recently served a search warrant at Harmony Grow Inc. in Asher.
Savor the Flavor: Top 5 Italian Eateries in Ada You Must Try
In this article, we're exploring five exquisite Italian restaurants located in Ada. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
How personal income has changed in Johnston 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 Johnston County, Oklahoma and how it compares to state and national levels.
OK Ada's Most Loveable Dogs Eagerly Awaits Forever Homes Today!
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around ada.
Lifters Vie at Chickasha
The Davis powerlifting team competed Feb. 15 in Chickasha at the 5th Annual Dave Tapp Invitational. Jacob McClellan captured his second straight first-place finish in the heavyweight division. McClellan recorded 585 pounds on squat, 365 on bench and 645 on deadlift. The junior racked up a 1595 total and individually...
Allen Lady Mustangs search for first State Tournament appearance in 21 years
Allen, Okla. (KTEN) - That's the sound the Allen Lady Mustangs are hoping to hear a lot of. With only one win away from making the Oklahoma High School State Basketball Tournament, the Lady Mustangs have a chance to break history on the hardwood for their first state appearance since 2003.
Six Wrestlers Qualify For State Meet
Six Sulphur wrestlers advanced to the state tournament last week at regionals, as the Dogs will look to leave their mark at the Big House this weekend.The Dogs competed at the very tough Clinton regional last weekend, featuring top teams like Tuttle and Clinton.“We had super tough regionals with Cushing ...
Dogs Win 1st, Lady Dogs 2nd In Lifting Meet
The Sulphur boys and girls powerlifting teams continued their strong seasons last Saturday, as the boys brought home the championship and the girls were runner-up at the Dave Tapp Invitational in Chickasha.“I thought both the boys and girls teams performed very well,” said Sulphur head coach Keith Garrett. “I’m really ...
The gas price fluctuate between $2.64 and $2.89 in Ada as of 2024-02-20. 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 Tuesday is $3.276, a week ago the price is $3.225 , according to AAA.
Gov. Stitt announces new Murray Co. Associate District Judge
OKLAHOMA (KXII) - Governor Kevin Stitt announced a new associate district judge for Murray County on Monday. Gov. Stitt named Mark Melton as the Murray County Associate District Judge, according to a press release. “I’m proud to announce Mark Melton as associate district judge for Murray County,” said Governor Stitt....
Davis Wolves District Champions
DISTRICT CHAMPS. The Wolves played Stratford Feb. 16 at home for Districts and won 46-40. Both teams are moving on to the regional tournament Feb. 23-24 at Dale. The Davis Wolves won the district championship at home on Feb. 16 defeating Stratford in the Class 2A Area I District 4 Tournament. The Lady Wolves fell behind early to Stratford and ended losing their bid to a title.
Tiger Tangles to feature 20 performances
ADA, Okla. – The much-anticipated return of East Central University’s Tiger Tangles has arrived and will take place on Tuesday, Feb. 27 at 6 p.m. in the Ataloa Theatre located inside the Hallie Brown Ford Fine Arts Center. This event is open to the public, general admission tickets...
McKay Wins Sulphur Ward 1 Council Seat Unopposed; Races Emerge In Wards 3, 5
Sulphur Ward 1 councilman Alan McKay won a second term in office after filing unopposed last week during the annual city election filing period.The retired fireman this week thanked the voters for their support. “I would like to take this time say thank you for all the support and encouragement ...
OSD Offering Free American Sign Language Training
SULPHUR, Okla. – Anyone who wants to learnAmerican Sign Language can register now for Oklahoma School for the Deaf’s free online courses.Last year, 452,934 people from the United States and more than 30 other countries participated in OSD’s self-paced ASL I or the advanced ASL II classes.The community outreach courses ...
McCortney’s Senate Review
Education is a top legislative priority year after year, and a consistent topic of discussion at the State Capitol. It’s always a pleasure to welcome some of our state’s finest educational institutions to the Senate and my office. On Higher Education Day, we welcomed students and staff from East Central ...
Promoting Youth Hunting Safety: Sulphur's Education Program
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11th Annual Artesian Arts Festival Set April 13
Art, music and First American culture returns to downtown Sulphur Saturday, April 13, as the Artesian Arts Festival gets underway at the Artesian Plaza.The 11th annualArtesianArts Festival celebrates FirstAmerican art and artists, and will feature a diverse array of original art, including jewelry, sculpture, metalworking, beadwork, paintings, photography, textiles, basketry ...