Columns/Opinions

Tue
11
Aug

Working Hard for Oklahoma

By Governor Mary Fallin
 
roads and bridges is one of the  healthy economy. Oklahoma is at the intersection of three major interstate highways, and we rely on a modern, functional and uncongested infrastructure system to transport an enormous quantity of goods across our borders every day. Businesses choose to locate and expand where employees can come and go easily and where they can get their goods to market. Tourists visit (and spend money at) convenient locations that are easily accessible.

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Tue
04
Aug

DEMOCRATIC-REPUBLICAN

By LeRoy Jones

Tue
04
Aug

Rural Healthcare Realities

By Landon Hise

Tue
28
Jul

Washita County Museum News

By Wayne Boothe
Over the next two or three weeks, I will be reporting on an article that appeared in the  Cloud Chief Herald-Sentinelnewspaper in 1893. The article was written by F.C. Cook, editor and proprietor.  The article, written by Mr. Cook, 122 years ago, is  probably the reason I live inWashita County today.
 
Tue
28
Jul

POLITICAL PARTIES

By LeRoy Jones
Donald Trump is running for the Presidency as a Republican, but sometimes he doesn’t sound like a Republican. He has strongly indicated that if  he is not the Republican nominee that he will seek the office as an Independent.  Just think. We have more that 15 months to listen to the bickering of those who would  seek high office. Do you get tired of it? I do.
 
Tue
21
Jul

Washita County Museum News

By Wayne Boothe

Tue
14
Jul

Away Back When…

25 Years Ago (July 18, 1990) Bruce Ford posted a 37- vote victory in the special Cordell School Board election. He was to replace Grayson Bottom on the Cordell School Board and would fill out an unexpired term in offic number three for three years. It was the final seat on the board to be filled after resignations by Bottom and Darrel Donica.There was to be a Cordell High School football meeting on July 30 for grades 9 through 12. Dennis E. Haws assumed full duties as administrator of Cordell Christian Home on July 1, 1990. He had served as Administrative Assistant since September   

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Tue
14
Jul

House Report

By State Representative Todd Russ Although I am highly disappointed in the ruling meant to remove the Ten Commandments monument from state property, I am proud of the response of Oklahomans andconservative officials. Governor Mary Fallin has said that the monument will not be removed. Meanwhile, conservative lawmakers have already filed a constitutional amendment to eliminate the Blaine Amendment, a portion of the Oklahoma Constitution that was cited in the ruling.     

 

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Tue
07
Jul

House Report

State Rep.

Tue
07
Jul

Washita County Museum News

When Ludwig Jackl and Bert Kollmeier aren't bicycling across America, they're helicopter policemen in Bavaria, Germany. Bavaria is the largest of Germany's five states and comprises the southeastern part of the country.

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