Favorite Views Of Cordell

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Cordell resident and city councilman James Newman is the first winner in our “Favorite Views Of Cordell” contest. Newman captured this birdseye view of the Cordell water tower and surrounding neighborhood from his drone.The Favorite Views of Cordell contest is designed to help promote the beauty of this community by allowing Cordell and area residents to show off the views of the area they most admire. We’d love to see what you love about the place in which we live, so start snapping and enter your photos in the contest today!

Washita County Fugitives Arrested By United States Marshal’s Service

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Chase Ty Madden and Macey Payne Rivers have been taken into custody by the U.S. Marshal’s Service in Comanche County in the Wichita Mountains area and have since been transferred to the Washita County Jail.Madden and Rivers have been wanted fugitives in Washita County since 2015 with warrants in the amounts of $400,000 and $200,000 respectively. They were both wanted on nine criminal counts including 1st Degree Burglary, Conjoint Robbery, 2nd Degree Burglary, Grand Larceny of a House, 2nd Degree Burglary, Felony Assault and Battery on a Peace Officer, Knowingly Concealing Stolen Property, Possession of a Firearm During the Commission of a Felony, and Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance.

Lady Blue Devils Show Improvement In Tough Week

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Cordell’s Lady Blue Devils struggled through a tough week of basketball last week, losing at home to Carnegie and on the road to the Lady Eagles of Sayre.The girls started off strong against Carnegie, hitting some early shots and firing up the crowd with their energy. But then Carnegie’s girls, always a powerhouse team, took over and outran the Lady Devils to the finish line with a final score of 67-28.

Blue Devils Hoopsters Pick Up Two Big Wins

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The Cordell Blue Devils may just be on the cusp of turning their season around, after picking up big wins against Carnegie and Sayre last week.The Blue Devils started the week’s games Tuesday at home against Carnegie. Cordell’s boys started out strong, matching Carnegie shot for shot throughout the first half. As the teams went into the locker room for the halftime break, Carnegie was holding on to a slim one-point lead.

Flashbacks

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Jan. 22, 1970Head-on collision kills four of Cordell family

BF-DC Superintendent: Thank You To Board Members

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Members of the Burns Flat-Dill City School Board exemplify local control and decision-making in education. They volunteer an immeasurable amount of time and energy to ensure that our schools are providing the best education possible for the children of our community. For their superb dedication, the BFDC students, staff, and faculty would like to take this opportunity to show them our appreciation during School Board Recognition Month.The decisions of these citizen school board members greatly affect our children as they establish the policies that provide the framework for our public schools. They represent you, and they take this responsibility very seriously by attending extensive, and at times challenging meetings, conferences and workshops where they broaden their knowledge about education. They also meet with other board members around the state to see what is taking place outside of our district.

Washita County Fugitives Arrested By United States Marshal’s Service

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Chase Ty Madden and Macey Payne Rivers have been taken into custody by the U.S. Marshal’s Service in Comanche County in the Wichita Mountains area and have since been transferred to the Washita County Jail.Madden and Rivers have been wanted fugitives in Washita County since 2015 with warrants in the amounts of $400,000 and $200,000 respectively. They were both wanted on nine criminal counts including 1st Degree Burglary, Conjoint Robbery, 2nd Degree Burglary, Grand Larceny of a House, 2nd Degree Burglary, Felony Assault and Battery on a Peace Officer, Knowingly Concealing Stolen Property, Possession of a Firearm During the Commission of a Felony, and Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance.

School Board Appoints Cook After Closed-Door Session

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Last week the Cordell Public Schools Board of Education voted to appoint Nocona Cook to fill the vacant seat (Seat 5) on the board, after meeting behind closed doors to discuss “specific candidates” to fill the position. The vacancy was created by the resignation of Chris Johnson from the board late last year.While most of the meeting was open to the public, the agenda also included a proposal to enter into executive session “to discuss specific individuals for possible appointment to vacant board seat #5 Pursuant to 25 O.S. Section 301(B)(1) and 70 O.S. Section 5-118.”
Favorite Views Of Cordell

Favorite Views Of Cordell

Cordell resident and city councilman James Newman is the first winner in our “Favorite Views Of Cordell” contest. Newman captured this birdseye view of the Cordell water tower and surrounding neighborhood from his drone. The Favorite Views of Cordell contest is designed to help promote the beauty…

Blue Devils Hoopsters Pick Up Two Big Wins

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The Cordell Blue Devils may just be on the cusp of turning their season around, after picking up big wins against Carnegie and Sayre last week.The Blue Devils started the week’s games Tuesday at home against Carnegie. Cordell’s boys started out strong, matching Carnegie shot for shot throughout the first half. As the teams went into the locker room for the halftime break, Carnegie was holding on to a slim one-point lead.

Lady Blue Devils Show Improvement In Tough Week

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Cordell’s Lady Blue Devils struggled through a tough week of basketball last week, losing at home to Carnegie and on the road to the Lady Eagles of Sayre.The girls started off strong against Carnegie, hitting some early shots and firing up the crowd with their energy. But then Carnegie’s girls, always a powerhouse team, took over and outran the Lady Devils to the finish line with a final score of 67-28.