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Cushing Police and Fire Department Reports 9/25/14 - 9/29/14
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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
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
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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Here are your Cushing Public School breakfast and lunch menus for the upcoming week.
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.
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.
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.
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...
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.
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.
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."
Here are your Cushing Public School breakfast and lunch menus for the week of September 8, 2014.
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 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.
Here are the breakfast and lunch menus for the kids returning from Labor Day.