Ardmore employers from major companies like Dollar General to small mom and pop shops are all saying the same thing, according to Ardmore’s chamber of commerce president Bill Murphy. New workers are hard to find.
A White House spokeswoman says an armed British man who took four people hostage during a 10-hour standoff at a Texas synagogue that ended in his death entered the United States without raising any red flags during multiple checks against law enforcement databases.
Rabbi Charlie Cytron-Walker said he let the gunman in Saturday because he appeared to need shelter. He said the man was not threatening or suspicious at first. Later, he heard a gun click as he was praying.