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Locally if you are in need of help getting glasses you can contact Lion Martina Goddard with Raymond James. Goddard’s email is martina.goddard@raymondjames.com.

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Oilton Mayor Embezzlement Case Summary

OSBI began investigating allegations of Oilton’s mayor improperly embezzling money last summer.

Stillwater Man Convicted of Domestic Violence

A Payne County jury deliberated for only 90 minutes last week before convicting a Stillwater man of hitting his then-girlfriend in the head with part of a 2 x 4 lumber board, court officials said.

OSBI Agent Arrests Oilton Mayor

The Oilton city mayor is behind bars after a months’ long investigation into an allegation of official misconduct. Last July, the Creek County District Attorney requested OSBI investigate the allegations against Patrick Leon Kennedy.

Cushing Police and Fire Reports 01/18/18 to 01/19/18

Cushing police and fire reports.

Stillwater Arts and Humanities Council to Organize 41st Stillwater Arts Festival

The Arts & Humanities Council of Stillwater is taking the lead role from the City of Stillwater in producing and managing the 41st Stillwater Arts Festival.
The Arts & Humanities Council of Stillwater is taking the lead role from the City of Stillwater in producing and managing the 41st Stillwater Arts Festival.

Cushing Police have received several phone calls today, regarding phone scam

Today- The Cushing Police Department have received several phone calls, reporting phone scams.

Cushing Police and Fire Reports 01/17/18 to 01/18/18

Cushing police and fire reports.

Teen Jailed on Meth Trafficking Charge

A teenager has been jailed on $30,000 bail on a charge accusing him of trafficking methamphetamine on New Year’s Day in rural Payne County.

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 01/16/18 to 01/17/18

Cushing police and fire reports.

Stroud Police and Fire Reports

Police and fire reports for Stroud, Oklahoma.

Cushing Woman Admits Breaking into Church

A Cushing woman who pleaded guilty Friday to breaking into the United Pentecostal Church at 1428 E. Oak Street in Cushing by a back door on Dec. 29, 2016, has been placed on three years’ probation, court records showed today.

Other Stories From Around 1600KUSH.com

Joe Lynn Kile

Joe Lynn Kile, longtime Cushing resident, passed away Wednesday morning, January 17, 2018, at his residence at the age of 70 years.

Martha Elizabeth Ernst Kemp

Martha Elizabeth Ernst Kemp was born in Headrick, OK., September 20, 1915, to Jacob E. Ernst and Bessie Efile Smith Ernst.

Letter to the Editor

It appears that Donald Trump does not like Africans.

Gloria Jean Wittman

Gloria Jean Wittman, a longtime Stillwater resident, passed away on Sunday, January 7, 2018 at her home surrounded by her family in Stillwater at the age of 70.

Former Cushing Prison Inmate Gets 15 Years For Stabbing Guard

A former Cushing prison inmate who admitted stabbing a guard in the neck and stomach at the Cimarron Correctional Facility has been given 15 years of incarceration to run concurrently with two 10-year prison terms he is serving at the Oklahoma State Penitentiary in McAlester.

Mildred “Midge” Burnley Jenkins

Mildred “Midge” Burnley Jenkins passed away Friday morning, January 5, 2018 in the St. Francis Hospital in Tulsa, at the age of 87 years.

Travis J. Jones

Travis J. Jones “chin dog”, 39, a lifelong Cushing resident passed from this life on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

Thelma Kaye McBride

Thelma Kaye McBride, a longtime Cushing resident, passed away on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 in Oklahoma City, OK at the age of 75.

Alice Joyce Tucker Sumlin

Alice Joyce Tucker Sumlin was considered by those who knew her, extraordinary, kind hearted, encouraging, independent, inspiring, a hard worker and spent her life enjoying being a mother and grandmother.

Howard C. Phillips Sr.

Howard C. Phillips Sr., a longtime Cushing resident, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at the age of 92.

Jimmie Jane Cook

Jimmie Jane Cook, of Edmond Oklahoma, passed away peacefully on December 24th, 2017. Her early years were spent in the town of Salina, Oklahoma, although she considered Drumright, Oklahoma her hometown and spent 67 years there.

John Albert Cargill

John Albert Cargill, longtime Cushing resident, passed from this life on December 31, 2017 at his home surrounded by family.