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
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
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 that
Unofficial results have incumbent Vernie Matt winning re-election for Woodward County Commissioner in District 3. VERNIE MATT: 600 votes (53.4%) KENDAL STEPHENS: 328 votes (29.2%) LESLIE LOOMIS: 196 votes (17.4%)
In a special election Tuesday to fill the Woodward County Commissioner seat in District 1, Republican Troy White defeated Democrat Michael Kee. White received almost 87 percent of the vote, while Kee received 13 percent. The final tally had 318 votes for White and 49 for Kee.