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Articles from the March 11, 2021 edition

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 By Alex Sloan    News    March 11, 2021

Fate Of Old Red Schoolhouse In Jeopardy

Bethel Public Schools alumnus Michael Williams is circulating a petition to save the town's Old Red...

 
 By Jennifer Pitts    News    March 11, 2021

Tecumseh Approves 2021-2022 Technology Plan

After an hour-long executive session that included discussion of candidates for a new...

 

Resident Bald Eagles Raising Three Eaglets

Tecumseh Lake's resident bald eagles are raising three more eaglets in their nest. Walter Rose,...

 
 By GLORIA TROTTER    News    March 11, 2021

Tecumseh Chamber Auction Goes Virtual March 24-28

Although some things are opening up as the world enters the second year of the pandemic, the...

 

Avedis Awards $500K Grant To Gateway

The Avedis Foundation has awarded a $500,000 grant to Gateway to Prevention and Recovery, Inc., a...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    March 11, 2021

County Approves $9K To Cover Accident Repairs

The Pottawatomie County Commissioners voted unanimously in favor of spending over $9,000 to resolve...

 
 By Jennifer Pitts    News    March 11, 2021

Tecumseh PD Continues To Battle Drugs, Non-Stop

In a year-end report for 2020, the Tecumseh Police Department detailed 1,081 citations and 1,134...

 

Countywide Releases First Rack And Subscription Rate Increase In Decades

For the first time in three decades, The Countywide & Sun is increasing subscription and rack ra...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    March 11, 2021

Medicaid Expansion Brings Expanded Health Coverage

Medicaid expansion will be implemented across Oklahoma this summer, bringing expanded health coverag...

 

Come On In

Come on-a my house, My house-a come on Come on-a my house My house-a come on. Come on-a my house, my...

 

A Perfect Valentine Camping Trip For Sure

We renewed our fishing licenses, packed up the campervan with our zero-degree sleeping bags,...

 

State Senate Working On Almost 400 Bills

The Oklahoma Senate is continuing to pace through hundreds of bills remaining on our agenda. The...

 

Guest Column

By Fmr. Sen. Ron Sharp Oklahoma's legislature appears to be using the crisis of the COVID-19...

 

Kids' Art Kits Available At Mabee-Gerrer Museum

Swing by the Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art this spring and pick up creative art kits for ages 5 and...

 

OBU Restructuring Continues

The Oklahoma Baptist University Board of Trustees gathered for the spring semester meeting Friday,...

 

Letters to the Editor: Why would they do that?

EDITOR The Countywide & Sun: FBI director Christopher Wray, a Republican appointed by Donald...

 

Edward Ferrell Garner

Edward Ferrell Garner, 65, of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, died after succumbing to COVID-19 on Dec....

 

Lynda Mae Lupton

Lynda Mae Lupton of Shawnee, OK, died at the age of 75 in her home on March 5, 2021, surrounded by...

 

Janice Kay Patchen

Janice Kay Patchen died Tuesday, March 2, 2021, in Shawnee, OK. She was born Jan. 16, 1947, in...

 

Denise Lynne Powell

Denise Lynne Powell was born April 11, 1963, in Meadville, Pennsylvania, to Lawanda Irene Murdock...

 

Tecumseh Golden Age Center

I just turned 77 years old, so I think I have the right to be nostalgic about my past. I was born...

 

Five School Districts Get Federal Money

Five Pottawatomie County school districts are among 88 statewide to receive a portion of $49...

 

Super Smash Bros. At Library

The Pioneer Library System seeks teen gamers to show off their skills in its Super Smash Bros....

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    March 11, 2021

State Lawmakers Divided Over Medicaid Expansion Program

Editor's note: This story was updated on March 23, to correct an uploading error. Previously, the...

 

SLT Offer Live And Recorded Performances With Re-Opening

Shawnee Little Theatre's long intermission due to COVID closing will end this week when "A Doll's...

 

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