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Articles from the May 27, 2021 edition

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 By GLORIA TROTTER    News    May 27, 2021

Redistricting Changes Local Representation

New Oklahoma legislative districts, which go into effect next year, are more compact but include...

 

There Is A Makeover Happening At The Expo

The Heart of Oklahoma Exposition Center is receiving a makeover. Just a short couple of months ago,...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    May 27, 2021

County Approves Drone Purchase

On Monday, the Pottawatomie County Commissioners approved the purchase of two new unmanned aerial...

 
 By Galen Hawes    News    May 27, 2021

County Awards Bids For Repairs At Carter Hall

Pottawatomie County Commissioners approved multiple expenditures, the transfer of the Department of...

 
 By WAYNE TROTTER    Columns    May 27, 2021

Watch How You Save Money

Hey, folks! Gather 'round! Let's all get rich together. We've got some ideas. All we need now is...

 
 By Alex Sloan    Columns    May 27, 2021

It's Off To Law School For Our Alex

All good things must come to an end. But oftentimes, you'll find that the end of any one thing is...

 

Legislature Had A Good Budget Year

After proposing the budget last week, legislators came into the Capitol for an extra day so we...

 

Letter to the Editor

EDITOR The Countywide & Sun: For years, Shawnee has talked about revitalizing its historic...

 

Letter to the Editor

EDITOR The Countywide & Sun: As the wife and mother of a veteran, I hold a special place in my...

 

Senate Notes

The legislative session is coming to an end. The governor has signed both the Senate and House redis...

 

Capitol Report

The Governor has signed the appropriations bill to fund state government services for Fiscal Year...

 

Byron H. Lockwood Sr.

Byron H. Lockwood Sr., 86, died Friday, May 7, 2021, peacefully in his sleep holding the hand of...

 

Charles Louis Zurmehly

Charles Louis Zurmehly died Saturday, May 22, 2021, at the age of 97. He was born in Lima, Ohio, on...

 
 By Arthenia Haney    Columns    May 27, 2021

Tecumseh Golden Age Center

Congratulations to all the graduates who are finishing high school or are earning a college degree!...

 

Libraries Closed For Holiday

The libraries and offices of the Pioneer Library System will be closed Sunday, May 30, and Monday,...

 
 By Galen Hawes    Sports    May 27, 2021

Seniors Graduate With Five State Championships

The Dale High School softball team pitched its way to the softball 4A state champion title. The Lady...

 

1971 Savages Lose State Semi-Finals Game, 67-62 In Overtime

(Editor's Note: This article was originally intended for the Alumni News, but didn't make it. Since...

 
 By Danny Chambers    Sports    May 27, 2021

Press Box Views

What a sports year! Under the Covid cloud that followed us the entire school year, high school...

 

Flores Named NJCAA Coach Of The Year

Seminole State College Trojan Softball Head Coach Amber Flores was recently named the 2021 NJCAA...

 

CPN Attempt To Gain Possession of Potawatomi Census Book

The Potawatomi census book of 1862 remains a vital foundational document for the Citizen Potawatomi...

 

Free STEM Camps Available For Students With Disabilities

Free Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) camps for students with disabilities will be...

 
 By Nick Lazzaro    Columns    May 27, 2021

The Ten Acre Observatory Night Sky Report

The first part of the May provided us with a number of evenings that turned out to be good viewing...

 

IFYR 2021 Is Coming Together

The 2021 International Finals Youth Rodeo (IFYR) is coming together. The Shawnee Civic &...

 

Shawnee Rotary Club Awards $4,000 Scholarship

Chandler Wilson of Bethel High School has been awarded a scholarship by the Shawnee Rotary Club....

 

Lilite Named To Dean's Honor List

Cedarville (Ohio) University student Abigail Lilite of Shawnee, majoring in Music Performance, was...

 

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