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Fletcher 11, Verden 0

Fletcher 16, Binger-Oney 6

Fletcher 15, Olustee-Eldorado 3

Fletcher 2, Big Pasture 10

Fletcher kicked off the week taking on the Verden Tigers.

A group of fall armyworm caterpillars (Spodoptera frugiperda) crawl along in a container. These caterpillars can vary in appearance and coloring.

The "armyworms" which are currently infesting certain areas of Southwest Oklahoma aren't really worms, they're caterpillars — caterpillars of the fall armyworm moth (Spodoptera frugiperda).

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Rodeo information can be emailed to Debi DeSilver at

AUGUST Wednesday, August 25 – Saturday, August 28:

Will Rogers Memorial Rodeo; Vinita, OK, American Legion Rodeo Grounds

From left, Elgin High School FFA members Andrea Padilla, Blakley Howard and Sadie Keith.

ELGIN — On a recent Friday afternoon, three members of Elgin High School’s Future Farmers of America group met with their advisor in the school’s state-of-the-art agricultural building, where ag-minded students and FFA members hone their ag abilities and learn how to employ their

Nurses don gowns and gloves inside Comanche County Memorial Hospital in Lawton.

LAWTON — Comanche County Memorial Hospital’s COVID-19 patient population increased by 19% in a single day leaving healthcare officials tasked to find enough beds for everyone.

“We have no COVID unit and they’re not all in ICU,” said hospital spokeswoman Nicole Jolly.