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County planning commission in holding pattern

County planning commission in holding pattern

By Traci Chapman A county planning commission proposal has once again been put on hold, as Piedmont officials and representatives with a wind energy firm attempt to settle a long-standing…

Grants to help spread word about underage drinking, social host law

By Traci Chapman Adult drinking and driving is an issue in Canadian County, but for youth who are just getting acclimated to the road, taking a drink and getting behind…

Jail, administrator recovery both move forward

Jail, administrator recovery both move forward

By Traci Chapman Officials say October could be a good month for the Canadian County Jail. First is the impending return of administrator Bob Stuart, possibly as early as Oct.…

YFS begins journey back to normalcy

YFS begins journey back to normalcy

By Traci Chapman Local Youth and Family Services workers have literally had no roof over their heads, working out of temporary offices scattered throughout the county. The county agency’s roof…

Community rallies around Union City couple

Community rallies around Union City couple

By Traci Chapman Hundreds of people turned out Friday to raise funds for Union City’s police chief and town clerk, recently injured in a motorcycle accident. Officials said more than…

Rivera – COWRA financial leap could be tough sell

Rivera – COWRA financial leap could be tough sell

By Carolyn Cole El Reno City Manager Tony Rivera told Canadian County’s water hunting trust it will be a tough sell for his city to take the financial leap toward…

Dickerson benefit set for Aug. 23

Dickerson benefit set for Aug. 23

By Traci Chapman A benefit for Union City’s police chief and town clerk, both injured in a motorcycle accident, has been set for Aug. 23. Chief Eddie Dickerson and his…

Children’s justice center funds get thumb’s up

Children’s justice center funds get thumb’s up

By Traci Chapman Commissioners for the first time in four years unanimously approved the budget of the county’s children’s justice center. During their Aug. 5 meeting, Commissioners David Anderson, Jack…

County use tax slated for building pay-off

County use tax slated for building pay-off

By Traci Chapman Almost six years after its purchase, Canadian County commissioners are poised to pay off a building at 210 N. Choctaw Ave. The former law office was purchased…

County jail administrator in critical condition after accident

County jail administrator in critical condition after accident

Canadian County Jail Administrator Bob Stuart is in critical condition after a motorcycle accident Monday. Sheriff Randall Edwards said Stuart was on vacation and traveling to visit relatives when his…

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