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Stillwater Man Charged With Possessing Stolen Laptop Computer

A Stillwater man on probation for car burglary was arraigned Thursday from the Payne County Jail on charges of knowingly concealing a stolen laptop computer and obstructing Perkins Police Officer George Hannon, who arrested him while he was allegedly walking on the wrong side of the road after leaving a casino Sunday night.

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Former Yale High School Teacher Facing Rape & Sexting Charges

Former Yale High School math teacher and coach Joseph Kolt Palmer, 28, who was originally facing a single charge of sexting a then-17-year-old female Yale High School student between March 3 and April 9 of 2016, has been hit with an additional charge of second-degree rape of the same girl between Aug. 1, 2015, and May 31, 2016.

Cushing Police and Fire Reports 12/14/17 to 12/15/17

Cushing police and fire reports.

Stillwater Man Gets 8-Year Prison Term for Domestic Violence

A Stillwater man with a history of domestic violence, who was terminated from the Payne County Drug Court program six months ago, has been given an eight-year prison term as part of a plea bargain with the prosecution approved in court last week.

Injury Collision in Lincoln County

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

Cushing Police and Fire Reports 12/13/17 to 12/14/17

Cushing police and fire reports.

Mannford Resident Hospitalized after Collision

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 Reports 12/12/17 to 12/13/17

Cushing police and fire reports.

Man Admits Molesting Girl In Stillwater

A 26-year-old man has been ordered to register as a level 3 sex offender for life for molesting a 15-year-old girl, who told police that she was approached by him while she was waiting at the Stillwater Public Library for it to open on Feb. 21.

Convicts Accused Of Cushing Prison Attack Due In Trial Court

Two inmates, one accused of stabbing a Cushing prison guard in the neck and stomach and the other accused of fighting two Cushing prison guards, have been ordered to appear before separate judges in Payne County District Court for trial court arraignment in January.

Jonathon Mitchell with COEDD Talks about the Chore Service Program with the Cushing Lions

Cushing Lions Club members were lucky enough to have in their presence Program Manager Jonathon Mitchell with Central Oklahoma Economic Development District. Mitchell told the Lions about various different programs that Central Oklahoma Economic Development District (COEDD) has available including their Chore Service Program.

Cushing Police and Fire Reports 12/11/17 to 12/12/17

Cushing police and fire reports.

Other Stories From Around 1600KUSH.com

Linda Kaye Winterbottom

Linda Kaye Winterbottom, a longtime Yale resident, passed from this life on December 2, 2017 at her home in Yale at the age of 75.

Glenn Wayne “Pete” Bledsoe

Glenn Wayne “Pete” Bledsoe passed from this life on Friday, December 1, 2017.

Jenny Lea Fowler

Jenny Lea Fowler passed from this life on December 2, 2017 in Oklahoma City with her family by her side at the age of 61.

Stanley Oneal Farar

Stanley Oneal Farar, age 62, passed from this life November 30, 2017 at his home in Cushing, surrounded by his wife and children.

Otis Mitchell “Mitch” Sovia

Otis Mitchell “Mitch” Sovia was born on February 18, 1962 to Monti Arlene (Bryant) Eck and Gary Sovia in Muskogee, OK.

Byron Wayne Pittser

Byron Wayne Pittser, age 49 longtime resident and business owner of Cushing Oklahoma passed away on Friday November 17th, 2017.

Alberta Rose Lozier

Alberta Rose Lozier, longtime Cushing resident, passed from this life on Thursday, November 16, 2017 at her home surrounded by family.

Russell Eugene Dawes

Russell Eugene Dawes, age 101, a long-time resident of Cushing, Oklahoma and late of Tullahoma, Tennessee, died peacefully on November 13, 2017, at his daughter’s residence in Tullahoma.

Ethel Gayle Sager

Ethel Gayle Sager danced her way into heaven on Thursday, November 9th surrounded by family and loved ones.

Kenneth Ray Newman

Kenneth Ray Newman, a longtime Yale resident passed away on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 in Stillwater at the age of 69.

Jerry Leon Beeler

Jerry Leon Beeler, a longtime Cushing resident, passed away on Sunday, November 12, 2017 at the Oklahoma Heart Hospital in Tulsa at the age of 73.

Margaret “Peggy” Marie (Hardnack) Foster

Margaret “Peggy” Marie (Hardnack) Foster (68), a longtime Perkins resident, passed away peacefully at Grace Living Center on Saturday, November 11, 2017.