Severe weather is a fact of life in Oklahoma, with storm-related damage a major impediment to maintaining healthy trees. Ice and wind have the power to snap limbs and large branches leaving landscapes littered with storm-damaged trees.
Hello, Southwest Oklahoma! Greetings, readers of The Chronicle. I’m Randy Mitchell, a freelance journalist and photographer, nature enthusiast and syndicated columnist. I’m excited to present you with the first of what will be a regular weekly column in The Chronicle — Randy’s Natural World.
OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence, a nonprofit organization that recognizes and encourages academic excellence in Oklahoma’s public schools, is seeking nominations for its 2021 Academic All-State Awards.
Medicine Park Aquarium & Natural Sciences Center is set to host its popular Fish-Or-Treat event from 3 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 30. Visitors can enjoy special games, critter chats and trick-or-treating along the garden path.
All eligible voters registered in Comanche County who wish to vote early in the Nov. 3 General Election may receive and cast a ballot from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday and Friday, Oct. 29-30 and from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31 at the Comanche County Courthouse.