United Way Day of Caring Sees Growing Number of Volunteers
United Way of Payne County sent 783 volunteers to complete more than 100 community service projects across Payne County during its Day of Caring on Thursday, September 14th. The annual event saw businesses, groups and individuals register to participate in what has become one of United Way’s biggest community events.
Texan gets 2-year prison term for financially exploiting elderly relative in Stillwater
(Stillwater, Okla.) — A 40-year-old man, who is serving a five-year prison term in Texas for violating a protective order there, has been given two concurrent two-year prison terms for illegally obtaining by theft a total of $20,500 from personal and business checks from an elderly relative in rural Stillwater and depositing the funds into his personal bank account in a case investigated by Payne County Sheriff’s Deputy Jacob Secrest.
1 Dead In Payne County Fatal Crash
A 20-year-old man is dead following a deadly motorcycle crash near Glencoe in Payne County. Troopers say the man drove the motorcycle off the road for an unknown reason before striking a tree. The man was transported to a Tulsa-area hospital where he later died.
Payne County Arrests
The following arrests were made from Sept. 11 to Sept. 17. All are innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law.
20-year-old dies after Payne County motorcycle crash
A 20-year-old died after crashing a motorcycle Saturday morning in Payne County. Open the video player above for more top headlines. Paydyn Lanious of Jennings departed a roadway near Lone Chimney and Ripley roads, just one mile east of Glencoe, before striking a tree. He was then thrown from the motorcycle into a tree, according to OHP.
Motorcyclist dies in tragic Payne County crash near Glencoe
PAYNE COUNTY (KOKH) - A motorcyclist is dead after a deadly crash in Payne County on Saturday night. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says the crash happened at 2:07 a.m. on Lone Chimney Road and Ripley Road, near Glencoe. Officials say Paydyn Lanious was driving east of Glencoe when they drove...
Drunk driver gets 6-year prison term in fatal head-on crash on Highway 177
(Stillwater, Okla.) — On the day after a Payne County jury was selected for his first-degree manslaughter trial last week, a pick-up truck driver pleaded guilty to driving under the influence of an intoxicating substance and possessing marijuana during a fatal head-on collision on Highway 177 near McMurtry Road north of Stillwater.
Fatality collisions in Noble, Payne counties several other accidents occur over weekend
Two fatality collisions occurred over the weekend in Noble and Payne counties. On Friday, Sept. 22 at approximately 7:20 p.m. at US-177 and County Road Harvest approximately three miles south and three miles west of Morrison in Noble County. There were two vehicles involved: a white Jeep and a 2015 Ram 1500. Both vehicles are under investigation, as are the drivers and passengers. What…
Weekly Safety Report: Prison Term for Fatal Overdose, Missing Man's Body Found, and Fatal Beating in Payne County, Oklahoma
This week in Payne County, Oklahoma, there were three incidents that occurred. These incidents include a man receiving a 10-year prison term for providing heroin to his girlfriend, resulting in her fatal overdose, the discovery of a missing man's body prompting a murder investigation, and a man accused of fatally beating his older brother during an argument.
Severe Thunderstorm Warning by NWS
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Special Weather Statement by NWS
Instruction: Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm. Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe shelter inside a building or vehicle. This storm may intensify, so be certain to monitor NOAA Weather Radio, local radio stations or available television stations for additional information and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.
Man dead after motorcycle crash in Payne County Saturday morning
A Jennings man is dead after a motorcycle crash in Payne County Saturday morning, according to Oklahoma Highway Patrol. The wreck occurred after 2 a.m. Saturday at Lone Chimney and Ripley approximately 1 mile east of Glencoe. According to the report, Paydyn Lanious, 20, of Jennings, OK, was operating a...
One dead after
Afatality collision occurred Wednesday, Sept. 20 at 8:56 p.m. on US-177 just south of Burris Road, one half mile north of Stillwater in Payne County. An electric bicycle driven by Ashley S. Taylor, female, age 37 of Stillwater was traveling northbound on US-177 and was struck from behind by an unknown vehicle that left the scene. Taylor was pronounced dead on the scene from injuries sustained…
Fatal Hit-and-Run Probed in Payne County by Oklahoma Highway Patrol
Authorities in Payne County are searching for an unidentified driver involved in a deadly hit-and-run on a local highway. The incident occurred on U.S. 177, just north of Stillwater, early Wednesday evening. The victim, 37-year-old Ashley Taylor, was struck from behind while riding her electric bike. The driver fled the scene, leaving Taylor dead. Police are still looking for the driver and the car involved and are investigating the cause of the crash.
Woman Dies After Being Hit By Car While Riding Electric Bike Near Stillwater, OHP Says
A woman riding an electric bicycle was killed Wednesday night after being hit by a vehicle in Payne County, Oklahoma Highway Patrol said. Ashley Taylor, 37, from Stillwater, Oklahoma, was pronounced dead at the scene, OHP said. The incident happened around 9 p.m. on US-177, just south of Burris Road...
OHP: Stillwater woman riding electric bicycle killed in hit-and-run crash on Payne County highway
PAYNE COUNTY, Okla. — Authorities are searching for a driver accused of hitting and killing a 37-year-old Stillwater woman riding an electric bicycle on a Payne County highway. Get the latest news stories of interest by clicking here. Shortly before 9 p.m. Wednesday, a woman was riding an electric...