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Calumet school bond update

Calumet school bond update

By Emily Kindiger   Although voter attention was recently focused on El Reno’s school bond issue, Calumet Public Schools prepares for its general obligation bond vote in February. Superintendent Keith…

Mobile Meals needs help

By Traci Chapman With a growing need and a shrinking volunteer force, Mobile Meals director Neta Liebscher says she needs more help to keep the wheels turning. Serving lunch to…

Last of Oklahoma’s original buffalo soldiers dies

Last of Oklahoma’s original buffalo soldiers dies

  By Traci Chapman It is the end of an era. Alfonso Benson of Calumet, 89, died Jan. 4. In a life filled with firsts, Benson was also a last…

El Reno second at 5A-1 Duals

El Reno second at 5A-1 Duals

By Glen Miller The few forfeits in the lineup for El Reno High School’s wrestling team finally worked to the Indians advantage as EHS rallied for second place at the…

El Reno boys fall to Jets in OT

El Reno boys fall to Jets in OT

By Glen Miller In its first Suburban Conference meeting, El Reno High School’s boys basketball team rallied to sneak a six-point win out from under Western Heights despite getting outplayed.…

ER girls dodge pitfalls of letdown outing

ER girls dodge pitfalls of letdown outing

By Glen Miller For one of the few times this season, El Reno High School girls basketball coach Renie Whittern feels his team played down to the skill level of…

Redlands drops OCAC outings

Kicking off a four-game road swing to close out January, Redlands Community College women’s basketball team defeated Seminole State College, 70-53. The win lifted the Cougars to 12-5 on the…

Union City sweeps Harding Fine Arts

Union City High School’s girls basketball team jumped back into the win column and took a step closer to a 10-win season with an 81-16 thumping of Harding Fine Arts.…