Scott Pruitt Resigns from EPA

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President Donald Trump announced in a tweet Thursday that he has accepted a resignation letter from former Oklahoma Attorney General and embattled EPA Chief Scott Pruitt. I have accepted the resignation of Scott Pruitt as the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency. Within the Agency Scott has done an outstanding job, and I will alwaysContinue Reading

Beaver Co. Man Named to State Board of Agriculture

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OKLAHOMA CITY – In a press release Monday, Governor Mary Fallin appointed Britt Hilton to the State Board of Agriculture. Hilton, of Gate, owns and manages a cow-calf and stocker operation. He will serve the remaining term of Joe Mayer, who passed away in May. Hilton will serve on the board immediately. Final confirmation isContinue Reading

Gov. Fallin: No Special Session on Medical Marijuana

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Before Tuesday’s primary, Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin said a special session would be needed if State Question 788, which legalizes medical marijuana, were to pass. Three days after passing with 56 percent of the vote, the governor has changed her mind. In a statement released Friday afternoon, Fallin said a special session will not beContinue Reading

Leedey’s Shoaf to Become Shattuck Girls Basketball Coach

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According to OK Prep Nation, Leedey baseball coach Bryan Shoaf will become the new girls basketball coach at Shattuck and will take a principal position. #OKPrepStory: Head Coach Bryan Shoaf @LeedeyBisonSpor is leaving to become Principal & Girls Basketball Coach @ShattuckSports. All the best wishes to @Bryan_Shoaf: Great guy! pic.twitter.com/tcoKsPTJOw — OK PREP NATION (@OKPrepScores)Continue Reading

UPDATE: Two Charged in Woodward Shooting

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Two people have been identified and arrested in connection with a fatal shooting in Woodward early Wednesday morning. Royce E. Denton, 35, and Jessica Maupin, 19, were arrested by officers from the OSBI, Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs, FBI, Woodward Police Department and Harper County Sheriff’s Office. Woodward Police said late Wednesday thatContinue Reading