Astolen motorcycle led to the arrest of a local man. On Monday, at 4:30 p.m. officers were dispatched to the area of 5th and Kern in reference to two men fighting.
By Jessie Brydges
An Okmulgee man is in jail, after warrants were issued for his arrest on several charges.
Derrick Leron Jordan, 49, was taken into custody on March 24 by the Okmulgee police.
The Okmulgee City Council and Henryetta City Council both held special meetings Tuesday, voting to approve an ordinances that would close certain commercial businesses in both cities.
Mental health is just as important in times like these and one Okmulgee resident is helping others achieve a calm mindset through working out.
By Kaitlyn Dillard
For Preston senior Abbie Long, basketball was always a family affair.
By Kaitlyn Dillard
Gosh… did you ever think even a few months ago that we’d be facing something like we are today?
The last couple of weeks have been different to say the least.
By Jennifer Avery
We’re living in a very different society today than we were last month or even last week.
By Logan Phillips
Editor’s Note: Be aware many churches are now live streaming or recording their services to broadcast to their congregations.
Trinity Lutheran Church
First Church of the Nazarene
“I won’t call names or hit people,” says Heather, 8.
By Kids Talk About God By Carey Kinsolving
In the year of 1935, God blessed Charlie Grant Jr. and Savannah (Scroggins) Grant with a beautiful baby girl on October 22. This beauty was named Juanita Grant.
Betty Shelton passed away Wednesday, March 25, 2020, in Okmulgee at 93 years of age. She was born March 19, 1927, in Mannford, to the late Elijah and Fannie (Sexton) Davis. Betty grew up in Edna.
Flora Louise "Wendy" Campbell, a resident of Henryetta, passed away March 23, 2020, in Henryetta, at the age of 82. She was born October 11, 1937, in Weleetka, to Elvin E.O.
Fire prevention week will be held next week and to help spread knowledge the Okmulgee Fire Department will be traveling from school to school to give presentations and talk to the students.
Oklahoma State Superintendent Joy Hofmeister visited Okmulgee Schools Friday, August 31. While here, Joy toured the new Ag Building and the ACE program.
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