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Articles from the May 7, 2020 edition

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 By Suzie Campbell    News    May 7, 2020

Every County Needs A Rodney Foster

What do other counties do without a Rodney Foster? "I hope that every county in this great state has...

 
 By Jennifer Pitts    News    May 7, 2020

Library Will Resume Limited Services May 18

It will look and operate a bit differently, but the Tecumseh Public Library is scheduled to re-open...

 
 News    May 7, 2020

Shawnee Will Hold Two Graduation Ceremonies

Shawnee High School's 2020 graduation is going live and virtual. The online graduation celebration...

 
 News    May 7, 2020

Ten Year Anniversary Of May 10 Tornado, Sunday

Sunday marks the ten-year anniversary of a tornado that caused wide-spread damage. The storm hit on...

 
 By Jacob Factor    News    May 7, 2020

Commissioners Urge Residents To Spend Local

Shop Shawnee was at the forefront of commissioners’ comments in the Shawnee City Commission...

 
 By WAYNE TROTTER    Opinion    May 7, 2020

Wait For It

There are occasional moments in America’s relentless pursuit of a truly equal democracy when the...

 
 By Patti Poteete    Columns    May 7, 2020

Consider All The Little Bits Of Joy

I sat in the garden and prayed today. After six weeks of self-inflicted isolation, it gets harder...

 
 By Sen. Ron Sharp    Columns    May 7, 2020

It's Another Devastating Budget Year

Our state is facing another devastating budget year. Between the economic fallout from the virus...

 

Mary Ellen Lackey

Mary Ellen Lackey, 82, of Shawnee OK, died April 28, 2020, having lived a very profound, and adventu...

 
 By Arthenia Haney    Columns    May 7, 2020

Tecumseh Golden Age Center

As Mother’s Day comes and goes, our love for our mothers continues on. My mother, Thearl Lester...

 
 By Larry Hart    Columns    May 7, 2020

Downhome Christian

Thank you for the kind phone calls, and emails. I even got three handmade cards from some of my...

 
 By Jennifer Pitts    News    May 7, 2020

Back To Business In Tecumseh Amid COVID-19

City hall is now open, utilities payments are once again coming due, and the city of Tecumseh...

 
 By Danny Chambers    Sports    May 7, 2020

Tecumseh's Shovanec Named FCA All-Stater

Tecumseh High School has produced another All-Stater. The Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA)...

 
 By Jennifer Pitts    News    May 7, 2020

All Tecumseh Parks Will Remain Closed Due To COVID-19

“The parks are closed,” Tecumseh City Manager Jimmy Stokes told town officials Monday during the...

 
 News    May 7, 2020

Fishing Report

Thunderbird: April 26. Elevation normal, water 62 and stained. For current elevation conditions go t...

 
 News    May 7, 2020

SPS Will Host Immunization Clinics

Shawnee Public Schools will host immunization clinics during the next few weeks. According to La...

 
 News    May 7, 2020

Oklahoma Supreme Court Overturns Notary Requirement

In a 6-3 decision, the Oklahoma Supreme Court has struck down a requirement that absentee ballots...

 

Letter To The Editor

EDITOR The Countywide & Sun: I read Glenn Peck’s letter (in the Shawnee News-Star, not this...

 

Therapy Dogs and Owners Visit Heritage Skilled Nursing Residents

Heritage Skilled Nursing in Tecumseh recently had some fun visitors. The Doggie Spot asked clients...

 
 By Jennifer Pitts    Virus    May 7, 2020

COVID-19 UPDATE Week In Review: Three new Shawnee cases, one fatality in neighboring Lincoln County

May 8, 2020 – Oklahoma now totals 4,426 cumulative COVID-19 cases and 266 deaths as the Oklahoma...

 

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