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Thompson Always Knew She Wanted To Teach

As a young girl growing up in Sapulpa, Katie Thompson, Shawnee Public Schools Teacher of the Year...

 
 By Suzie Campbell    News    August 1, 2019

Funding Approved To Continue County Cleanup

Although a very short agenda, the new members of the Facebook group 'Keep Pottawatomie County...

 

Avedis Awards SLT Grant For New Lighting

The Avedis Foundation has awarded a $34,627.44 grant to Shawnee Little Theatre to fund a new...

 

Sonic Recognizes Two Local Teachers

This May, Sonic Drive-In recognized teachers and the contributions they make to education as a part...

 

SSC Offers Extended Hours; Semester Begins Aug. 12

Seminole State College's fall semester begins Monday, Aug. 12.  Students interested in taking...

 

What's Going On At Your Local Library

Improve balance with Tai Chi series The Tecumseh Public Library will begin a series of “Tai Chi:...

 

This And That

This and that about that and this: √ Good things come to those who keep working! Don’t believe...

 

Tissues, Tea And Love...... Ah Ah AhhChoo!

“I hab a bad code in my node.” sniff, cough, ah-CHoo! Sorry, but that’s how I sound right now,...

 

Quite A Catch From The Special Fishing Hole

Mid July my hubby and I celebrated our 31st wedding anniversary. We were married on the hottest day...

 

Sharp Seeks School Funding Formula Revision

This week, I’d like to discuss how traditional public schools are funded as compared to charter...

 

Horn: It's Time To Change Course On Medicaid

This week marks the 54th anniversary of Medicaid's signature into law, and as Oklahomans we must...

 

Lankford's Subcommittee Looks At Federal Hiring Process

WASHINGTON, DC – The Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Subcommittee on Regulatory...

 

Opal Joyce Miner

Opal Joyce Miner, 86, of Tecumseh, Oklahoma passed away Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at her home after an...

 

Walter Lee Johnson

Walter Lee “Happy” Johnson Sr., 81, passed away Wednesday, July 24, 2019, peacefully in his home...

 

Richard M. Smith

Richard (Dickie) M. Smith was born on August 15, 1951 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma to Ernest and...

 

Robert Harris Rooker

Robert Harris Rooker, 95, of McLoud, OK went to be with his Lord on July 25, 2019. Bob was born...

 

Tom Sharp

Shawnee resident Tom Sharp, 73, died Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at his home. Tommy Francis Sharp was... Full story

 

Shearon Gay Towery

Shearon Gay Towery, 76, of Shawnee, passed away on Monday, July 22 at a local hospital. Shearon,...

 

Tecumseh Golden Age Center

I enjoyed the IFYR rodeo. I am always impressed with the skills these young cowboys and cowgirls...

 

An Abundance Of Experience Returns To Volleyball Team

The dog days of summer are upon us, but fall high school sports are just around the corner. The... Full story

 

Oklahoma Baptist University Recognizes Outstanding Students

OBU recognized outstanding students during its annual awards chapel May 8. The ceremony took place...

 

OBU Leads in Classroom Achievement

Oklahoma Baptist led all conference schools with 62 student-athletes being named to the Great...

 

Fishing Report

Thunderbird: July 21. Elevation normal, water 88 and stained. Largemouth bass slow on crankbaits,...

 

SSM Health Launches New Health Services

SSM Health in Oklahoma has launched a new web-based diagnosis and treatment service. The innovative...

 

Sunset Estates Receives National Award For Commitment To Quality Care

A Tecumseh nursing home has received a national award that recognizes quality improvements. Sunset...

 

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