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Tue
10
Feb

51 Register At Club Scrub Blood Drive

Students in Cordell High School’s Club Scrub worked with employees of the Oklahoma Blood Institute (OBI) on Monday, February 9, 2015, as 51 area residents registered to donate blood in the drive to benefit Trecia Harper.
 
Tue
10
Feb

Elections Develop In Several County Communities

When the filing period for Municipal Elections closed at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, February 4, 2015, races had developed for positions in several Washita County communities. The election is scheduled to be held on April 7, 2015.
 
Tue
03
Feb

How Will Utility Refund Work?

When the auditors discovered the City of Cordell had inadvertently collected too much sales tax on residential utility bills, City Administrator J. C. Moser immediately began working to refund the money.
 

 

Tue
03
Feb

SWOSU Sending Out 60 Teacher Candidates

Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Department of Education in Weatherford is sending out 60 teacher candidates to work with approximately 79 cooperating teachers from 59 different schools in Oklahoma, Arkansas, Colorado and Texas during the 2015 spring semester.
 

 

Tue
03
Feb

Washita County Commissioners Trade In Motor Grader, Purchase Compactor

Approval was given to purchase a 2015 Caterpillar Vibratory Compactor for $125,416.00 when Washita County Commissioners met on Tuesday, January 20, 2015. Commissioners also voted not to award a bid to sell a motor grader from District 3. 
 

 

Tue
03
Feb

4th And College Church Of Christ Welcomes New Minister

Not every box has been unpacked, but Chris Perrey, the new pulpit minister at the 4th and College church of Christ in Cordell, and his wife, Anna Jane are already beginning to feel at home. They, and their young son, George, arrived in Cordell on Friday, where they were greeted by fellow Christians who helped them begin the unloading process.
 
Tue
03
Feb

Johnson And Putman On Ballot For Cordell School Board Seat

On Tuesday, February 10, 2015, voters in the Cordell school district will elect a member to seat five on the Cordell Board of Education. A sample ballot can be found on page 7B. Candidates Chris Johnson and Robert Putman filled out a survey submitted by The Cordell Beacon and their answers are given below.
 
Tue
27
Jan

James Edward Holly Arrested For Sentinel Bomb Threat

Just after 5 p.m. Tuesday, January 20, 2015, the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation (OSBI) announced the arrest of James Edward Holly, 27, Sentinel, for making a bomb threat that led Sentinel Police Chief Louis Ross and
three Washita County sheriff’s deputies into a man’s home where officers were met with gun fire.
 

 

Tue
27
Jan

Hise Appointed To State Rural Health Council

Rural health care in Oklahoma just gained a strong voice in Washita County Cordell Memorial Hospital (CMH) CEO Landon Hise was recently appointed to the Oklahoma Hospital Association Council on Rural Health.
 

 

Tue
27
Jan

The Cordell High School Lady Blue Devils

The Cordell High School Lady Blue Devils are the reigning champions of the Tri-County Tournament played last week in Altus. During the tournament the Lady Blue Devils defeated Sayre, Leedey and Mangum.
 

 

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