Crystal Beach Park will be lit with millions of lights during “Crystal Christmas” later this year, but a new attraction is coming to the park during the holiday season. Earlier this week, Woodward City Manager Alan Riffel announced plans for an ice rink to be installed on the Thunder basketball court. It will be open
The Oklahoma State Election Board is warning residents of a potential phone scam when it comes to voter registration. State Election Board Secretary Paul Ziriax says there have been reports of people getting phone calls in which the person on the other line offers to register them over the phone. Registering over the phone is
It has been nearly 23 months since Oklahoma voters overwhelmingly approved a state question to change the state’s alcohol laws. On Monday, grocery and convenience stores, once restricted to selling beer with only 3.2 percent alcohol by volume, were finally allowed to sell full-strength beer and wine with the implementation of State Question 792. The
Charlie Robison announced his retirement from music due to medical conditions in a Facebook post on Monday (9/24). Good luck and good health, Charlie. Thank you for the quarter century of great music.
Check out the new video for Cory Morrow’s latest song, the title track for his upcoming Whiskey and Pride album. The video was shot at Dale Watson’s Ginny’s Little Longhorn in Austin
Dierks Bentley’s inaugural Seven Peaks Music Festival was held in Buena Vista, CO over Labor Day weekend. For the final day of the fest, Dierks put his buddy Cody Canada on the bill and joined Cody onstage for a cover of Merle Haggard’s classic, “I’m a Lonesome Fugitive”. Check out the tag team vocals (and
All three propositions in the $7 million Woodward Public School bond issue and the one proposition for the $19.2 million bond issue for Sharon-Mutual Public Schools have fallen short of the 60 percent needed to pass. WOODWARD PUBLIC SCHOOLS Proposition 1: 1,135 (45.35%) YES 1,368 (54.65%) NO Proposition 2: 1,131 (45.2%) YES 1,370 (54.8%) NO
Oklahoma Highway Patrol officials Sunday morning said that a suspect is in custody after an OHP trooper was shot during a traffic stop overnight in Woodward. Trooper Austin Ellis was conducting a traffic stop for a possible seat belt violation around 12:30 a.m. near 34th and Oklahoma Avenue in Woodward. The suspect, identified as Arturro
The Woodward County Free Fair is getting underway at the Woodward County Events Center and will run until Sunday, Aug. 26. The horse show will kick off the fair Tuesday evening at 6 p.m. Here is the full schedule of events.
3pm: Crews are on the scene where a military aircraft crashed near County Road 223 and Highway 51 near Mutual. The Woodward News reported it was a T-38 aircraft. According to Woodward County Emergency Management Director Matt Lehenbauer, they received a report that the pilot ejected before the plane went down. Vance Air Force Base