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Articles from the July 23, 2020 edition

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 By Alex Sloan    News    July 23, 2020

Shawnee Discusses Mandatory Masks

Members of the Shawnee City Commission and at least a dozen community members gathered in the City C...

 
 By GLORIA TROTTER    News    July 23, 2020

Strong Economic Activity Continues In Shawnee

With the country pretty much shut down for weeks on end, most people wouldn't expect much in the...

 
 By Jennifer Pitts    News    July 23, 2020

Tecumseh School Board Approves Plans To Reopen

By a unanimous vote, the Tecumseh School Board approved a reopening plan during a special meeting...

 
 By Jennifer Pitts    Virus    July 23, 2020

Sixth COVID-19 Death Reported In County

July 21, 2020 – Another fatality in Pottawatomie County has been reported due to COVID-19,... Full story

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    July 23, 2020

Farris And Taylor Seek Election To Ward 1

On Tuesday, Aug. 25, Tecumseh voters will determine which candidates will sit on the Tecumseh City...

 
 By WAYNE TROTTER    Opinion    July 23, 2020

A New Start

Some pretty strange things are going on the Land of the Free and the Home of the Brave right now......

 

What If She Had Said No After All?

I didn't know it at the time, but four years ago this month, a baby boy was born that was about to...

 
 By Allan Grubb    Opinion    July 23, 2020

District Attorney Supports SQ805

I can understand my colleagues' concern about criminal justice reform.  As district attorneys, we...

 

Letters to the Editor: Can We All Give Thanks To The Medical Professionals?

EDITOR The Countywide & Sun: Public health departments and health officials are maligned or...

 

Letters to the Editor: Build the wall, sir.

EDITOR The Countywide & Sun: After reading Mrs. Marilyn Bradford's letter last week, I was...

 

Letters to the Editor: Masks slow the spread

EDITOR The Countywide & Sun: The Shawnee City Commission discussed a requirement for mask wearin...

 

Letters to the Editor: The value of different perspectives

EDITOR The Countywide & Sun: Ms. Bradford's July 16th Letter to the Editor affirms the old...

 

Senate Review

On July 1, nearly 30 new laws went into effect. Normally, we'd have well over 100 but with the...

 

Beverly Kay Freeman

Beverly Freeman lost her battle with cancer July 18, 2020. Beverly Kay Freeman, 63, of Shawnee was b...

 

Orbie T J Coley

Orbie T J Coley, 80, of Shawnee, Oklahoma, died July 10, 2020. He was born March 18, 1940, in...

 

Kristen Nicole Weaver

Shawnee resident Kristen Nicole Weaver, 29, died Thursday, July 9, 2020, in Oklahoma City. Memorial...

 

Dan Fowler Hurley

Dan Fowler Hurley died Friday, July 10, 2020. He was born March 31, 1933, in Oklahoma City to Helen...

 

Nancy Bill Browning Fisher

Nancy Bill Browning Fisher of Stillwater, OK, was born June 28, 1930, in Wynona, OK (Osage County) t...

 

Verdun Myers To Be Inducted Into Military Hall Of Fame

A Tecumseh native who was awarded The Silver Star for heroism and the Purple Heart for wounds in...

 

Museum Is Free This Summer

The Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art will be free for the months of July and August thanks to the...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    July 23, 2020

County To Reconsider Vote For Use Of Deductible Fund

On Monday, the Pottawatomie County Board of Commissioners agreed to reconsider a decision made at...

 
 By Danny Chambers    Sports    July 23, 2020

Tecumseh Savages Begin Training For Fall Sports

With anticipation the seasons will arrive, practice for fall sports has begun at Tecumseh High Schoo...

 

Fishing Report

Tenkiller: July 12. Elevation above normal, water 84 and clear. Largemouth, smallmouth and spotted...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    July 23, 2020

Shawnee City Commission approves face-covering ordinance

During a Thursday night special meeting, the Shawnee City Commission voted 6-0 in favor of enacting... Full story

 
 By Jennifer Pitts    Virus    July 23, 2020

Shawnee Sees Jump in COVID-19 Cases as County Adds 51 This Week

July 23, 2020 – Shawnee has added 20 new COVID-19 cases in the past two days, according to the... Full story

 

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