Donations needed at red kettles in Fannin County
Posted: 12/05/2013 - BONHAM,TX---Red kettle donations across Texoma could have a big impact on the Salvation Army in Fannin County.
11-3-05 - An Ardmore veteran receives a prestigious honor Thursday night.
Bill Mitchell, 83, is one of eight being honored statewide by being inducted into the Oklahoma Military Hall of Fame.
Mitchell served as a medic in the Korean War with the 179th Infantry Regiment of the Oklahoma Army National Guard.
He helped save 98 percent of the lives and specialized in helicopter evacuation. He also helped rewrite the pentagon's regulations for mobilizing troops, and he developed the guard's payroll system used nationwide.
"I had a great bunch of technicians that worked for me and made me look good," Mitchell said.
The ceremony will be held Thursday evening on the campus of Oklahoma Christian University.
Posted: 12/02/2013 - DURANT, Okla., Dec. 2, 2013 – Choctaw Casino Resort in Durant, Okla., a AAA Four Diamond resort and entertainment destination, is welcoming Captain Sig and Edgar Hansen from the Deadliest Catch on Friday, Dec. 6 from 7-10 p.m. at Gilley’s. The event is free to the public.
Posted: 12/02/2013 - Four local people recently completed at least 34 hours of training and 2 hours of courtroom observation in order to become volunteer advocates for children in foster care. The Honorable Judge Lauri Blake administered an oath to the new CASA volunteers in the 336th District Court after training was complete. New child advocates include Priti KC, Mary Norris, Dave Gehalo and Chantal Carey.