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
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 lot
Woodward City Manager Alan Riffel announced Wednesday that through traffic on 34th street will be shut down starting Monday, August 13, as construction begins on a bridge crossing for Experiment Lake. It is the first phase of the two-mile road project between Oklahoma Avenue and Hank’s Trail, which is scheduled to be completed in 12
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.
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. Those
After falling short in April, Woodward Public Schools will again have its bond issue on the August 28 ballot. The bond issues focuses on the same items with a few changes. Proposition Number 1 is a $3.5 million dollar bond that would allow renovations, fixtures and equipment as well as funds to acquire real estate
State Superintendent Joy Hofmeister was on Thursday’s K101 Morning Show to talk about Engage OK, as the professional development conference makes its seventh and final stop of the summer at Woodward High School. Hofmeister was also joined by Woodward Schools Superintendent Kyle Reynolds.