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
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
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.
After a winter and spring that resulted in little to no rain for the region, drought conditions have vastly improved for a majority of northwest Oklahoma since the beginning of May. A majority of Beaver and Harper counties along with northwest Woods county are no longer under any level of drought. Most of Woods County
In what many might see as a strange venue for one of his concerts, country music artist Garth Brooks announced in Nashville Monday that he would hold a future concert at Notre Dame Stadium in South Bend, Indiana. Brooks made the announcement alongside former Notre Dame football coach Lou Holtz. The legendary stadium opened in
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 always
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 is
With 10 provisional ballots left to be counted Friday, it was unknown if Beaver County’s “liquor by the drink” proposition would officially pass. With the tally at 718 for and 711 against, nine of those 10 provisional ballots, if all valid, would need to be against the measure for it to fail. In the end,