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Articles from the June 4, 2020 edition

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 By Alex Sloan    News    June 4, 2020

Peaceful Protests Held In Shawnee

A small group of marchers carrying signs made their way from Oklahoma Baptist University to the...

 
 By Jennifer Pitts    News    June 4, 2020

New Fire Chief Hired, $150K Road Project Approved

At the end of a quick, half-hour city meeting Monday, Tecumseh had a new fire chief, emergency...

 

Send In Questions For City Candidate Forum By June 9

Questions for candidates in the June 30 Shawnee municipal election are now being accepted by PAVE...

 
 By Suzie Campbell    News    June 4, 2020

Past Due Bills Continue To Plague Expo Trust

The May 21 meeting of the Shawnee Civic and Cultural Development Authority focused on finances,...

 

Grand Casino Reopens With Limited Hours

Grand Casino Hotel and Resort reopened to the public Friday, May 22. Hours are limited and patron...

 

Avila Announces Graduates

Avila University in Kansas City, MO, graduated nearly 400 students May 9, the University's 103rd...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    June 4, 2020

Broadway Project Will Not Be Revived

Funding for the Broadway Street Project is no longer available, and Mayor Richard Finley said, in...

 
 By WAYNE TROTTER    Opinion    June 4, 2020

An American Tragedy

Summer isn't officially here yet - (for the record, the sizzling season will arrive in the Northern...

 
 By Patti Poteete    Columns    June 4, 2020

Stayin' Alive Depsite Life's Many Dangers

My life is in danger. As a matter of fact, all our lives are in danger over and above Covid-19. For...

 
 By Sen. Ron Sharp    Columns    June 4, 2020

Session Ends With Critical Legislation Passed

The session officially came to an end Friday evening per the state constitution deadline. Last...

 

Letters to the Editor

EDITOR The Countywide & Sun: Listening to the media or reading the printed media sources, one...

 

Carl F. White

Carl F. White, 80, of Choctaw, Oklahoma, died Monday, June 1, 2020, at his home. He was born Aug. 9,...

 

Billie Ann Cleere

Billie Ann Cleere, 81, died May 28, 2020, in Rockwood, Tennessee. Billie was born Oct. 18, 1938, in...

 
 By Arthenia Haney    Columns    June 4, 2020

Tecumseh Golden Age Center

As the country moves toward opening up, so does the Golden Age Center, possibly in June. I want to...

 

What's Going On At Your Local Library

Mailbox Library The Pioneer Library System offers young readers a variety of ways to interact with...

 

County Health Board Names Bradford To New Term

The Pottawatomie County Health Department recently announced the re-appointment of Marilyn Bradford...

 

Oklahoma State Senate, Dist. 17 Candidates Q&As

As is our tradition, The Countywide & Sun posed a set of questions to the candidates for the Rep...

 
 By Danny Chambers    Columns    June 4, 2020

Press Box Views

Once we come out from under this Covid cloud, there are some things I hope we can keep from this...

 

Stover Says Apply Early For Absentee Voting Applications

Voters in Pottawatomie County who want to have absentee ballots mailed to them for the June 30...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    June 4, 2020

County Approves Infrastructure Spending

The Pottawatomie County Board of Commissioners approved a variety of infrastructure spending, and...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    June 4, 2020

Tecumseh School Board Wraps Up Fiscal Year Finances

The Tecumseh Public School's Board of Education held a special meeting on Wednesday night, May 27,...

 

Fishing Report

Thunderbird: May 25. Elevation above normal, water 73 and stained. Channel and blue catfish fair on...

 

Let's Go Fishing, Free Fishing Days, June 6 and 7

Anglers hoping to introduce someone to the sport of fishing this year have a chance to take them...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    June 4, 2020

Supreme Court Allows Petition For Redistricting Commission

The Oklahoma Supreme Court issued an opinion on Saturday allowing initiative petition 426 to...

 

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