More than 40 people turned out for the Cushing Pride May on Broadway event Saturday to plant flowers and clean up the 16 planters along the Broadway sidewalks as well as cut down and clean out the weeds growing through the sidewalk cracks. “Today was such a blast and an honor for me to be the…
C.W. “Charley” Collins passed from this life suddenly at his home in Drumright on May 11, 2020 at the age of 77 years, 9 months, & 1 day. He was born at Carmi, Illinois on August 10, 1942 to the late Carl Samuel Collins & Juanita Helen (Dressler) Collins. Charley grew up in the Bristow…
OKLAHOMA CITY – A bill that will increase pay by $2 an hour for Department of Corrections’ (DOC) employees passed the House on Tuesday with a vote of 99-0. Senate Bill 1424, by State Rep. Ross Ford, R-Broken Arrow, previously passed the Senate 46-0 and now awaits the governor’s signature to become…
Members of Girl Scout Troop #79 brought some much-needed cookie joy to Cushing City Hall last week. Led by parent leaders Ashlea Risenhoover and Karen Page, the scouts presented Cushing City Manager Terry Brannon, representing the team at City Hall, with several boxes of cookies making for a joyful…
Jaden Brunnemer, a Cushing High School senior, has been awarded a $1,000 college scholarship from the Oklahoma Farm Bureau Young Farmers & Ranchers Committee. Each year the OKFB YF&R committee presents $1,000 scholarships to high school seniors pursuing a degree in agriculture at an…
Gregory Scott Koedyker, resident of Cushing, passed from this life on April 28, 2020 at the age of 50 years, 11 months, & 25 days. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Cremation arrangements were entrusted to the care of Michael’s Funeral Home of Drumright. regory Scott Koedyker…
Payne County hadn’t had a new COVID-19 case for about a week, but that changed Saturday with one new confirmed case in the Cushing area. “We have been sitting at 44 for a week or so, and Saturday we did have a new case in the Cushing area which brings our number to 45,” Sheriff Kevin Woodward told…
Last week, the Payne County Courthouse re-opened for clerical and records matters, but it wasn’t until May 18, when the actual courtrooms were opened — on a limited basis. In a prepared order from District Judge Phillip Corley, all non-employee personnel entering the courthouse will be required to…
The University of Central Oklahoma College of Education and Professional Studies recently awarded Cushing resident Elisa Levey a scholarship for the upcoming fall and spring semesters in recognition of her academic achievements and outstanding service to the university. Levey, a senior majoring in…
Some stores in the ‘heartbeat’ of our community are beginning to open again. Our downtown has the courage, drive and energy –they will make it happen. We will all be glad to see our community be able to come to somewhat ‘normal’ status again. Although we have to all help in deriving that situation…
West Texas Intermediate Crude had climbed to $31.39 a barrel by noon Tuesday, it’s highest level since last month’s free fall into negative territory. The optimism was supported by continued cuts in production and recovering demand as more and more countries ease restrictions and the world’s…
Payne County hadn’t had a new COVID-19 case for about a week, but that changed Saturday with one…
The official ballots for the primary election scheduled for June 30 have been released by the Payne…
Cushing Alumni Association Scholarship Committee Chair Afton Blackford and Association President…
More than 40 people turned out for the Cushing Pride May on Broadway event Saturday to plant flowers and clean up the 16 planters along the Broadway sidewalks as well as cut down and clean out the weeds growing through the sidewalk cracks.
West Texas Intermediate Crude had climbed to $31.39 a barrel by noon Tuesday, it’s highest level since last month’s free fall into negative territory. The…
Jaden Brunnemer, a Cushing High School senior, has been awarded a $1,000 college scholarship from the Oklahoma Farm Bureau Young Farmers & Ranchers…
The University of Central Oklahoma College of Education and Professional Studies recently awarded Cushing resident Elisa Levey a scholarship for the upcoming…
Last month, the Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association officially ended the 2019-20 high school sports season, approving executive director David…
By J. D. Meisner The 6-0 Cushing Lady Tiger softball team was sweeping through the Beggs tourney, having knocked out two undefeated teams, before the rain…
By J. D. Meisner The Cushing Tiger baseball team is 5-2 on the season so far, following their 4-2 win over Perkins-Tryon on Tuesday and their 5-1 loss to…