A woman is in custody at the Payne County Jail after she admitted to police that she fatally shot her ex-boyfriend, Wednesday morning. According to Payne County Sheriff Kevin Woodward, the woman called 911 at around 8:20 a.m. Wednesday and told police that she had shot her ex boyfriend in the head…
American Legion Post 108 Commander Ron Stephens Post 108 Adjutant Dennis Fisher and Joy Kindley. Cushing Fire Lieutenant James Blevins sprays down the back wall of a burning home Thursday. The contents of this shed on the 900 block of Walnut were destroyed by a fire Monday morning.
The Cushing City Commission will hold a workshop on Monday, June 1, to discuss the $8.3 million fiscal year 2020-21 budget ahead of its regular meeting scheduled for June 17. The proposed budget, prepared by City Manager Terry Brannon and his financial team, shows a revenue decrease of $2.75…
Cushing Public Schools Athletics Director Dusty Hancock has announced the 2020 inductees into the CHS Athletic Hall of Fame, they are: Earl Overton Coach Earl Overton coached football at Cushing High School from 1960 to 1962. Overton was an assistant for Hall-of-Fame Coach Melvin Skelton during…
I don’t know about you, but I enjoy a good scare sometimes. While I’m not a horror flick junkie, I do find certain scary movies mildly entertaining and have been know to jump a little at the startling parts, but what is fear, exactly? There is a broad range of fear starting with just being started…
A man and woman were arrested in Cushing after they allegedly stole a car in Ripley, ditched it in Cushing, and were caught with the vehicle’s keys at a Cushing convenience store. Kevin Dewayne Littlehead, 37, of Shawnee and formerly of Cushing, was charged with auto theft, possession of…
WTI crude oil prices as of 2 p.m., Tuesday, May 26 - $34 Even though OPEC+ is still somewat broken it has been able to maintain its 9.7 million barrels per day cut since May 1. Various countries are easing COVID-19 lockdowns and China’s keenly watched crude oil demand is taking a definite upswing…
While the constitution mandates that the Legislature must conclude its business for the regular session by 5 p.m. on the last Friday in May, the COVID-19 pandemic forced us to condense the work of the session and prioritize the bills that absolutely needed to be heard this session, and wait to deal…
Eula McLaury, 101, a longtime Cushing resident, passed away Wednesday, May 20, 2020 at Golden Oaks Village in Stillwater. Eula was born on February 21, 1919 in Oxford, Arkansas. Her parents, Perry and Lessie Turner, and their children moved to Oklahoma when Eula was an infant. Her father worked…
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…
Lorna M. Myers, longtime Cushing business owner, passed away Sunday, May 24, 2020 in Tulsa at the age of 79 years. The daughter of the late Ralph Randle and Ola Mae Hart Randle, Lorna was born on September 21, 1940 in Quay, Oklahoma. She was raised and educated in Cushing, making it her home. She…
The Cushing City Commission will hold a workshop on Monday, June 1, to discuss the $8.3 million…
The 25th Annual BBQ N Blues Festival has been rescheduled to Thursday and Frday, Sept. 24 and 25,…
Cushing Public Schools Athletics Director Dusty Hancock has announced the 2020 inductees into the…
A woman is in custody at the Payne County Jail after she admitted to police that she fatally shot her ex-boyfriend, Wednesday morning.
A man and woman were arrested in Cushing after they allegedly stole a car in Ripley, ditched it in Cushing, and were caught with the vehicle’s keys at a…
American Legion Post 108 Commander Ron Stephens Post 108 Adjutant Dennis Fisher and Joy Kindley. Cushing Fire Lieutenant James Blevins sprays down the back…
WTI crude oil prices as of 2 p.m., Tuesday, May 26 - $34 Even though OPEC+ is still somewat broken it has been able to maintain its 9.7 million barrels per…
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…