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Ex-Con Gets 5-Year Prison Term For Keystone Gas Corp. Theft

An ex-convict from Cushing -- who had been released from prison about two years ago -- was given a five-year prison term Friday for stealing more than $5,000 worth of equipment from a Keystone Gas Corporation site at Deep Rock Road and Norfolk Road in rural Cushing.

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Cushing Police and Fire Department Reports 9/25/14 - 9/29/14

Cushing Police and Fire Department Reports 9/25/14 - 9/29/14

Woman Who Attempted To Throw Contraband Over Cushing Prison Fence Sentenced To Prison For Probation Violation

A Tahlequah woman was given an 18-month prison term Friday by a Payne County judge for violating the probation she received six months ago for attempting to throw a large amount of contraband over a fence at the Cushing prison.

Injury Accident In Payne County

 According to Oklahoma Highway Patrol reports a traffic accident happened at 3:19 (pm) Friday afternoon on Lakeview about 2/10 of a mile East of Cottonwood (8/10 of a mile West of Stillwater) in Payne County.

It's Time For Friday Night Lights!

It's Time For Friday Night Lights! The Cushing Tigers will travel approximately 15 miles west to Perkins tonight to take on the Perkins-Tryon Demons while the Drumright Tornadoes will try to remain undefeated as they play host to the Hominy Bucks.

AROMA CAFE Is Open To Serve You

AROMA CAFE Is Open To Serve You Like a bright streaming ray of sunshine on an autumn day AROMA CAFE will warm you up from the inside out. Featuring a warm and cozy setting nestled deep in the heart of downtown Cushing.

Cushing Police and Fire Department Reports 9/25/14 - 9/26/14

Cushing Police and Fire Department Reports 9/25/14 - 9/26/14

Perkins Man Jailed On Stabbing Charge

A Perkins man, who reportedly threw a kitten from his house that hit hard on the ground, has been charged with stabbing a man during an altercation between his own girlfriend and the victim's girlfriend.

Drumright Chamber of Commerce to Host 42nd Annual

Drumright Chamber of Commerce to Host 42nd Annual   An event for all ages, the Oilpatch Jamboree will include an Oilpatch Parade, Live Musice, "Jamboree Jog" 5K Walk/Run, Bar-B-Que Cookoff and more!

Cushing Police and Fire Department Reports 9/24/14 - 9/25/14

Cushing Police and Fire Department Reports 9/24/14 - 9/25/14

Noted Radio Broadcaster Pays Surprise Visit to KUSH

Noted Radio Broadcaster Pays Surprise Visit to KUSH KUSH was paid a surprise visit by radio broadcasting notable Bill Payne on Tuesday. Payne is the son of William Howard Payne, founder of KWHP radio in Cushing. For those who don't know, KWHP were the original call letters for what is now known as KUSH radio.  

Cushing Police and Fire Department Reports 9/23/14 - 9/24/14

Cushing Police and Fire Department Reports 9/23/14 - 9/24/14

Sisney Admits Murdering Sporleder, Sentenced to Life without Parole

Sisney Admits Murdering Sporleder, Sentenced to Life without Parole An ex-convict -- for whom the death penalty had originally been sought -- was sentenced to life in prison without parole today after pleading guilty to first-degree murder in the slaying of a Cushing woman, who was stabbed in the throat.



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Cushing Public Schools Breakfast And Lunch Menus For Week Of September 29, 2014

Cushing Public Schools Breakfast And Lunch Menus For Week Of September 29, 2014 Here are your Cushing Public School breakfast and lunch menus for the upcoming week.

Support Cushing Dugout Club at OSU Concession Stands Tonight

Support Cushing Dugout Club at OSU Concession Stands Tonight Fans of Cushing baseball and OSU football can support the Cushing Dugout Club tonight at the OSU football game by visiting one of the two concession stands the CHS baseball players will be working.

Lions Club Holds Regular Tuesday Meeting

Lions Club Holds Regular Tuesday Meeting Jim Pickard, President of the local Cushing Chapter of Lions Club International, called the meeting to order today at 12:30 (pm). The agenda started with song and pledge by Lion Jerry Snider. This was followed by prayer requests for local families along with prayer by Rev. Kevin Clouse.

Cushing Public Schools Breakfast And Lunch Menus For Week Of September 22, 2014

Cushing Public Schools Breakfast And Lunch Menus For Week Of September 22, 2014 Are you wondering what the kids are having for lunch this week?  Here is your Cushing Public Schools breakfast and lunch menu for the week of September 22, 2014.

First Christian Church To Present Dinner Murder Mystery

First Christian Church To Present Dinner Murder Mystery A nasty murder investigation sure can disrupt Karaoke Night, especially when everyone in town is a suspect! So it's time to put the microphone and shot glasses down and figure out who killed Bubba Angus...

Tigers Fall In Heartbreaking Loss, Tornadoes Remain Undefeated

Tigers Fall In Heartbreaking Loss, Tornadoes Remain Undefeated The Cushing Tigers were defeated in a heartbreaking last second play 28 - 27 by the Berryhill Chiefs during their homecoming match up. Seniors Blake Burden and Hannah-Beth Link were crowned Homecoming King and Queen before the game.

Payne County Leadership Connections Class Gets Underway

Payne County Leadership Connections Class Gets Underway The Payne County Leadership Connections class got underway yesterday starting with a short bus ride at noon to the Oklahoma State University Botanical Gardens. Once at the Gardens, students and instructor Suzette Barta enjoyed a boxed lunch from Red Rock Bakery (Stillwater). Following the lunch the class toured the Garden and learned about different types of trees, grass, flowers and other plants including a Banana tree.

Piecemakers Quilt Show a Huge Success!

Piecemakers Quilt Show a Huge Success! The Piecemaker's quilt show held last week-end was considered a huge success by not only those involved, but those attending.  Guild member Carolyn Allison said one of the highlights was the presentation of a Quilt of Valor to Gary Todd of Drumright.  "It was a surprise to him," Allison said.  "His family was present for the presentation."  

Cushing Public Schools Breakfast And Lunch Menus For Week Of September 8, 2014

Cushing Public Schools Breakfast And Lunch Menus For Week Of September 8, 2014 Here are your Cushing Public School breakfast and lunch menus for the week of September 8, 2014.

Cushing and Drumright Off to a Winning Start in Football

Cushing and Drumright Off to a Winning Start in Football Football season started off with a bang for the Cushing Tigers and Drumright Tornadoes with both teams conquering their opponents.  This is the first year KUSH has broadcasted both Tiger football and Tornado football. 

Hillcrest Hospital Cushing to Host Women in Business Meeting

Hillcrest Hospital Cushing to Host Women in Business Meeting Hillcrest Hospital Cushing will host the quarterly Cushing Chamber of Commerce Women in Business meeting to be held Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014 at noon in the Auxiliary Education Room. 

Cushing Public Schools Breakfast And Lunch Menus For Week Of September 1, 2014

Cushing Public Schools Breakfast And Lunch Menus For Week Of September 1, 2014 Here are the breakfast and lunch menus for the kids returning from Labor Day.