Students of the Month at Lee Elementary for November 2020 are fourth-graders Leslie Mendez and Brody Solis, fifth-graders Lilly Tucker and Carter Hicks and sixth-graders Hailey Ibrahim and Kyson Graves.

A big cast musical with a big orchestra helps start the Christmas season in Ardmore Little Theatre’s production of “Elf The Musical,” opening Thursday, Dec. 3.

Fifteen health insurance “navigators,” trained and certified by the federal government and the Oklahoma Insurance Department, are ready to provide free, unbiased, local help to Oklahomans with questions about health insurance, including assistance enrolling in a policy through the Marketplace.

With a compassionate eye always trained on the community, students in East Central University’s Social Work program in Ada have delivered comfort to those in need.

Oklahoma Blood Institute is experiencing a critically low blood supply and is asking for donors to give during drives coming up soon in Pauls Valley.

Jehovah's Witnesses around the world will launch an unprecedented campaign to distribute a special issue of The Watchtower magazine to local residents, businesses and government officials in November 2020.


Lee Elementary's Students of the Month for October 2020 are fourth-graders Heidi Schroeder and Levi Herrod, fifth-graders Landry Terry and Karsen Prince and sixth-graders Kate Taylor and Uziel Castillo.

Oklahoma Blood Institute is experiencing an emergency blood shortage and is issuing an urgent call for donors of all blood types.

Meghan Allison and Madison Delaplain, both of Pauls Valley, are Practical Nursing students at Mid-America Technology Center who recently were awarded the Otha Grimes Memorial Scholarship.

K & C Cattle Company in Elmore City is a new member of the American Angus Association®, reports Mark McCully, CEO of the national breed organization headquartered in Saint Joseph, Missouri.

Good grades are listed out as the honor rolls are in at Jackson Elementary for the first nine weeks of the 2020-2021 school year.

This Week's Circulars


Clint Riddle, 76, passed away on November 22, 2020. A Celebration of Life will be scheduled in May 2021 with the date to be announced at a later time.

Billy Jack Branch of Purcell, Oklahoma was born to Norman Jackson Branch and Helen Huckeby Branch on October 22, 1932 in Alex, Oklahoma and passed from this life November 20, 2020 in Purcell, Oklahoma at the age of 88 years.

Jerry Frazier of Pauls Valley passed away November 15, 2020 in Ardmore, Oklahoma at the age of 66 years.