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Changes at City Hall

The times are changing and so are the faces of the City of Cushing.

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Oklahoma Moves up in Chief Executive Magazine’s Best States for Business

Despite a recent economic downturn, Oklahoma continues to position itself well for business, according to a recent survey compiled by Chief Executive magazine. Its annual Best & Worst States for Business Ranking, which is compiled from surveys of chief executive officers, shows Oklahoma at No. 17, up one from 2016 and up from No. 21 in 2008.

Employee Charged with Stealing Pain Pills from Renaissance Residents

A Stillwater woman has been charged with stealing pain medications from six residents of Renaissance of Stillwater — one month after she was employed, court records show.

Cushing Police and Fire Department Reports 06/21/17 – 06/22/17

Cushing police and fire department reports.

Injury Collision West of Sapulpa

The following information is based on a preliminary collision report furnished by the Department of Public Safety (DPS).

What to Do…this Weekend!

Looking for something a little different to do this weekend? Then here are a few things you might enjoy!

Cushing Police and Fire Department Reports 06/20/17 – 06/21/17

Cushing police and fire department reports.

The Construction of the American Legion is Progressing Nicely

Farrel Kleckner, contact person for the American Legion hall (Donaldson/Walker Post 108) emailed KUSH a couple of pictures earlier today.

Cushing Police and Fire Department Reports 06/19/17 – 06/20/17

Cushing police and fire department reports.

Cushing Prison Visitor Gets Probation In Drug Case

A 38-year-old woman has pleaded no contest to possessing methamphetamine and marijuana in the Cimarron Correctional Facility in Cushing where she was visiting an inmate, court records showed today.

Cushing Woman Admits Embezzling $30,492 From B&C

A Cushing woman has admitted embezzling $30,492.23 from B & C Business Products in Cushing during a three-year period in a case investigated by Cushing Police Detective Rachel Hentges.

Drumright Police Reports

Drumright police reports.

Stroud Police and Fire Reports

Stroud police and fire reports.

Other Stories From Around 1600KUSH.com

Preston Anthony McBride

Preston Anthony McBride, age 26 of Arlington, Texas formerly of Drumright, passed away on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois.

Sue Ann Williams

Sue Ann Williams, age 62, a longtime resident of Stroud, passed away on June 21, 2017 surrounded by her loving family and her best friend.

Sidney Burrow

Sidney Burrow a longtime Yale farmer, passed away on Sunday, June 18, 2017 at his daughter’s home in Yale surrounded by his family at the age of 90 ½.

Opal Deloris Pryor

Opal Deloris Pryor, former Yale resident, passed from this life on Friday, June 16, 2017 at Stillwater Medical Center, surrounded by her family.

John Milton Snavely

John Milton Snavely, a Stillwater resident, passed away on Thursday, June 15, 2017 at the Stillwater Hospital with his family by his side at the age of 64.

Lena Mae Dennis

Lena Mae Dennis, a longtime Yale resident, passed away on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at her home in Yale with her family by her side at the age of 96.

Michael Keith Franklin

Michael Keith Franklin, lifelong resident of Cushing, passed away Tuesday afternoon, June 13, 2017 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma at the age of 63 years.

Alpha L. VanBuskirk

Alpha L. VanBuskirk, known to her family and friends as “Tooter”, passed away on June 12, 2017, in Drumright, Oklahoma at the age of 82 years.

Matthew Benjamin Baird

Matthew Benjamin Baird, age 20 of Yale, passed away on Saturday, June 10, 2017 in Yale.

Bobby Lee Mabe

Bobby Lee Mabe passed away June 7, 2017 at his home in Cushing.

Wanda Juanita Foster

Wanda Juanita Foster, a longtime Oilton resident, passed away on Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at the age of 81.

Bill Breese and Stephanie Akins with Oklahoma Works/OESC Talk with Lions

Lion’s special guests and speakers this week were Bill Breese and Stephanie Akins with Oklahoma Works/OESC. Breese, who is a local veterans employment representative, introduced himself briefly, and then turned the floor over to Akins. She spoke about what Oklahoma Works can do to help a person, who is unemployed, find job placement if they utilize the Workforce Innovation Opportunity Act (WIOA).