Sarah Lytle and Earl Scott are happy to announce their engagement. A fall wedding is planned for Sept. 15, 2018.
Five children will also be united in the marriage: Austin, Sarah, Hayden, Lane and Krista.


For some, Christmas has become a commercial enterprise, with too much emphasis on material possession. However, for the town of Elgin they pride themselves in spreading the spirit of Christmas to even the smallest of residents.

A normal school day for most became a fun-filled, Grinchified day at Elgin Elementary school. During Mrs. Pebeahsy’s Pre-K class, students were dressed up and ready to play pin the heart on the Grinch.

The Chickasha Bowling Center is about the twelfth painted bowling alley Ray has completed in his career so far. All of his artwork is masterfully designed and painted by free hand.

“To watch him work is like watching a miracle happen,” said Cherie Leury, Ray’s wife.

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Elgin’s second Winter Wishes started the morning of Dec. 13, 2017, with a little dose of sweetness. Students were inspired by the Chris Rosati story that Mrs. West uses as

LAWTON - Residents of southwest Oklahoma who are considering entering the field of teaching are invited to attend one of Cameron University’s “CU Become a Teacher” workshops.

The free, specialized workshops focus on the multiple pathways for becoming a teacher. Each session runs from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. There is no charge to attend, but pre-registration is required.

CHICKASHA - The University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma held spring commencement on Dec. 1, awarding 48 students with bachelor's degrees. Among those who completed an undergraduate degree were Charli Mellot and Tyrone Turner of Lawton, Madison Leonhart and Danielle Warren of Cache, and Madison Brewer of Elgin.

ELGIN - Hilliary Communications presented the Elgin Public Schools with a check for $2,500 to help the district with their annual Winter Wishes program. “We have seen first hand the impact that these acts of kindness make, and we are proud to support this program and hope others in the community will join us in helping make this year a success.

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