Woodward County Free Fair Opens Tuesday

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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.

Military Plane Crashes Near Mutual. Pilot Conscious

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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 BaseContinue Reading

Granger Smith’s equipment truck in weekend accident

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Granger Smith’s equipment tractor-trailer was in an accident over the weekend. As Granger explains, the trailer started swinging on the interstate during a foggy morning in the West Virginia mountains, the driver over-compensated and the truck rolled. The driver was uninjured, but as you can see in Granger’s Instagram post below, there was a lotContinue Reading

Mooreland Man Charged After Stealing, Crashing Car in Woodward

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A man from Mooreland is facing two felonies after crashing an alleged stolen vehicle Monday afternoon. Billy Wayne, 28, was charged with larceny of an automobile and possession of a stolen vehicle in Woodward County District Court Tuesday. Wayne allegedly stole his grandmother’s 1990 Cadillac from the Mooreland before crashing the vehicle along Williams Ave.Continue Reading

Deadline For Voter Registration This Friday

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Friday, August 3, is the last day to apply for voter registration in order to be eligible to vote in the August 28 Runoff Primary Election and Woodward and Sharon-Mutual Special School Elections. Persons who are United States citizens, residents of Oklahoma, and at least 18 years old may apply to become registered voters. ThoseContinue Reading

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