The Cushing Citizen
Threat of weather thins parade crowd

Threat of weather thins parade crowd

The threat of rain kept many away. Those who attended  Cushing’s 31st annualAll-Class Reunion...

Family finds smiles on Memorial Day

Family finds smiles on Memorial Day

They giggled as they squished through the mud on the most somber of days.  For the Ryan sisters,it...

The flood of 2015

The flood of 2015

The Cushing area has received more than 6.5 inches of rain during May and more is on  the way.But...


The flood of 2015

The Cushing area has received more than 6.5 inches of rain during May and more is on  the way.But residents of the Cimarron Valley should consider themselves lucky. “We’ve got nothing I can  find,” Bob Noltensmeyer, director of Cushing Emergency  Management, said Tuesday morning. “Nothing has been reported. I’ve checked  around and looked around and found nothing.”

Family finds smiles on Memorial Day

They giggled as they squished through the mud on the most somber of days.  For the Ryan sisters,it was the only way to do things. “This is our father,” Debbie Ryan Franklin, “and he is famous for growing watermelons.

First season of slow pitch shines for Cushing

By Jim Perry

Nineteen days proved too long for the Cushing High School slow-pitch softball team. One year proved to be a good one. The Lady Tigers on Tuesday were beaten in the first round of the Class 5A state tournament at Shawnee. Sixthranked Valliant scored six runs in the top of the fourth inning and beat CHS 7-5.

First food truck brings ‘comfort food’ to downtown Cushing

They arrived early and hung around for a while. That’s the way the first  food truck in Cushing should handle things, right? The Hungry Duckling on  Saturday became the first food truck to take advantage of the city’s new ordinance. Cushing Board of Commissioners on Monday unanimously  voted to amend the Cushing City Code relating to mobile food service establishments. The board defined “food trucks” and “itinerant  merchants” and established fees for them. Bryan Propp and Stacy Pinney said they paid the  $100 fee for a license good or one year.

Valley People

The incoming and outgoing classes at the Oklahoma School  for Science and Mathematics are honored at the regional hub at Central Technology Center in Drumright.