ELGIN - An alarming statement found written on the boys' restroom wall at Elgin Middle School on Friday, Sept. 28, had school officials on edge and the Elgin Police Department was called in to investigate the potential threat.

As the campaign trail heats up, candidates are making the push to have their voices heard before the general election takes place on Nov. 6, 2018.

ELGIN - A gully washing, frog strangling, torrential downpour rolled into Oklahoma Friday, Sept. 21, just in time to officially say goodbye to summer.

At noon today, the US National Weather Service out of Norman issued a HIGH RISK of flash flood warning across southern Oklahoma. Several local low lying areas are already experiencing some flooding.

ELGIN - Made up of three main branches, the executive, legislative and judicial, our government functions on a system of checks and balances, regulating those assigned to important governmental roles and ensures that no one branch gains too much power over another.

A Sept. 14, 2018, vehicle accident that occurred on US Highway 17, near Trail Road in Elgin, blocked the eastbound lane as Oklahoma Highway Patrol troopers investigated and emergency crews cleared the scene.


It was a soggy night in Duncan, Friday, Sept. 7, but Elgin fans, along with the high school cheerleaders and band turned out to offer support to the Owls' football team.


By Lisa Carroll

STERLING - Sharing a common bond by promoting kindness, the Huitt family of Sterling and Jeff Lenhart, of Dubuque, Iowa, finally got a chance to meet face-to-face last week amidst a journey of a lifetime.