Elgin residents who live west of I-44 in the Porter Hill area were part of 1,507 Public Service Company of Oklahoma customers who lost power Tuesday due to a planned outage — the term used to describe what is commonly called a “rolling blackout.”
Visitors enjoy interacting with turtles as they learn during a recent visit to Medicine Park Aquarium & Natural Sciences Center in Medicine Park. Turtle Town is one of many immersive, unique educational experiences available at the center.
MEDICINE PARK – First responders in this Comanche County town are enlisting assistance from a local grant-writing professional in their bid to secure funds to buy nearly three dozen radios plus body cameras and a communications signal repeater.
Oklahoma's own "Another Pink in the Floyd" tribute band helped rock the park during Medicine Park's two-day music festival and Fourth of July Celebration on Friday, July 3, and Saturday, July 4. Several other area annual Fourth of July celebrations were canceled due to the coronavirus outbreak.
MEDICINE PARK - Needing to keep staff paid and animals cared for despite being closed to the public, the Medicine Park Aquarium & Natural Sciences Center is actively soliciting monetary and animal food donations.