Hosted by the Elgin Community Library Summer Reading Program, Rob Holladay's Magical Balloon Show provided a fun and engaging way to promote reading.


By JJ Francais

LAWTON - After nearly eight hours of a tedious and at times a laborious hand recount of 3,253 ballots, Kerry Givens was confirmed the Democratic nominee of the Comanche County District 3 commissioner race.


By Lisa Carroll

LAWTON - Get your taste buds ready for the 7th Annual Tomato Festival being held at the Lawton Farmers Market on July 14, from 8 a.m. to Noon.

Celebrating America's Birthday at the Lawton-Fort Sill Freedom Festival are Elgin boys Karsyn Andrakowicz, left, and Sebastion Hood, both 6-years-old.

CYRIL – Saddle up and head to Cyril July 6 and 7 for a thrilling Bronc Riding, Double Muggin’, Barrel Racing, Mutten Bustin’ good time.


ELGIN GRAPHITE 6U: Left to right - Anthony Monoessy Jr., Nocona Caddo, Caleb Woodson, Montana Wiggins, Zach Herriage, Coleson Walters, Tripp McGavic, Mason Loftis, Cooper Neeley, and Logan Loftis. Not pictured Dominick Lazzar.

Apache - A shooting incident at the 600 block of South Myers Road in Apache around 8:30 p.m. yesterday evening left two injured adult victims . According to Apache Chief of Police, one victim had to be transported by Apache EMS to a Medi Flight before being taken to OU Medical Center.

Contention grew in the closing weeks of the Republican Primary race for State House District 65, with both candidates sending a flurry of mail pieces.

One voter reported receiving a mailer from Rep. Scooter Park five days in row.