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Cushing Ex-con Charged With Drunk Driving in Perkins Day After Prison Release

An ex-convict from Cushing, who served time for methamphetamine possession, has been jailed on a felony charge of drunk driving in Perkins — on the day after he was released from prison, court records show.

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Cushing Police and Fire Department Reports 05/26/16 – 05/27/16

Cushing police and fire department reports.

Cushing Police and Fire Department Reports 05/25/16 – 05/26/16

Cushing police and fire department reports.

What to Do… This Weekend?

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

Injury Collision in Payne County

The following information is a preliminary collision report furnished by the Department of Public Safety.

Stillwater Man Sent To Prison Boot Camp After Murder Charge Dropped

A Stillwater man has been ordered into the state’s RID prison boot camp program for planning to deliver methamphetamine to a Pawnee man who was shot to death in a vehicle near the Cimarron Turnpike north of Stillwater in February.

Cushing Police warn citizens to do their due diligence when selecting a roofing repair company, following yesterdays storms

Following yesterday evenings severe weather, which left some Cushing residences damaged, Cushing has been inundated with roof repair companies looking to cash in on our citizens misfortunes.

Cushing Police and Fire Department Reports 05/24/16 – 05/25/16

Cushing police and fire department reports.

Connie Parker Visits with the Lions

Lions guest Connie Parker is a Candidate for District 33 (Lee Denney’s current seat) and spoke about her back ground. She is a resident of Payne County and has been for the past 30 years, she has also worked in the education field for 16 years (teaching). She has two children (a son and a daughter), is married. Her husband teaches school at the Stillwater High School.

Man Accused of Breaking into OSU Chemistry Room & Stealing Equipment

A former Stillwater resident has been charged with breaking into a locked Chemistry Department room in the Oklahoma State University Physical Sciences building and stealing equipment on May 19.

Former Stillwater Businessman Admits Passing Two Counterfeit $50 Bills

A former Stillwater businessman who admitted passing two counterfeit $50 bills, one each at JR Murphy’s Bar and the College Bar on the strip south of Oklahoma State University, has been ordered to pay $1,160 restitution as a condition of a five-year suspended sentence, court records showed today.

Cushing Police and Fire Department Reports 05/23/16 – 05/24/16

Cushing police and fire department reports.

Stillwater Man Jailed on Child Molesting Charge

A 43-year-old man has been ordered to appear in court with an attorney Wednesday on a charge of lewd acts to a five-year-old girl on May 15 in Stillwater.

Other Stories From Around 1600KUSH.com

Emery Dee James

Emery Dee James a resident of Oilton, Oklahoma passed away on May 22, 2016.

Virginia Louise Loftis Monfort

Virginia Louise Loftis Monfort, a longtime Yale resident, passed away on Saturday, May 21, 2016 at Linwood Nursing Home, Cushing with her family by her side at the age of 91.

Donald B. McWhirt

Donald B. McWhirt, age 77, a longtime Cushing resident, passed away on Saturday morning at Linwood Nursing Home.

Steven Loren Rossiter

Steven Loren Rossiter, age 50 of Cushing, passed away on Monday, May 16, 2016 in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Guy Charles Clark

Grammy-winner, Nashville Songwriter Hall of Fame member, Academy of Country Music Poet’s Award honoree, and fearless raconteur Guy Charles Clark died Tuesday after a long illness.

Harold “Joe” Burton

Harold “Joe” Burton, longtime Payne County resident, passed away early Monday morning, May 16, 2016 in the Hillcrest Cushing Hospital at the age of 64 years.

Della Mae (Smith) Boley

Della Mae (Smith) Boley was born September 29, 1952, to Don and Joan Smith in Tucumcari, NM.

The Beach Boys To Play Oklahoma City’s Civic Center Music Hall For The First Time Benefiting The Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma “Food For Kid’s” Program

America’s Band, The Beach Boys, featuring Mike Love and Bruce Johnston, will make a stop in Oklahoma City as part of their Summer Tour Kick Off to help raise money for the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma “Food For Kids” program.

Kenneth Leon Alcorn

Kenneth Leon Alcorn was born on September 17, 1924 to John Irvin Alcorn and Cora Pearl (Yeary) Alcorn in the Amber, Oklahoma community.

Local WWII Veteran Turning 90

World War II veteran Roy “Junior” Herring will turn 90 on May 11, 2016.

Randy Lee Richardson

Randy Lee Richardson, formerly of Agra, passed away on Tuesday, May 3, 2016 in Tulsa.

Leeillia Hawthorn

Leeillia Hawthorn a longtime Cushing resident passed away at the age of 92, Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at the St. John Medical Center in Tulsa with her family by her side.