March 19th, 2014
Verna Lou Everett, 82, of Broken Bow, OK went home to be with the Lord on March 8, 2014 at Broken Bow. She was born September 2, 1931 at Broken Bow, OK, the daughter of C.W. and Eva (Smith) Hutchison. Verna had lived in Broken Bow for the past fourteen years, moving from Antlers, OK. She worked in many different positions at the Antlers Nursing Home for many years. She also worked as a personal care giver and was the Director of Antlers Day Care for many years. A devout Christian, Verna was affiliated with the Hochatown Assembly of God Church.
Tina Lynn Greenwood, 76, of Antlers, Oklahoma passed from this life Saturday, March 8, 2014 in Paris, Texas.â€¨Tina was born August 22, 1937 in Lubbock, Texas to Benjamin Franklin and Annie Beatrice (Grace) Hunt. Tina was very devoted to family, she took pride in raising her five children and she adored her grandchildren. Tina was strong willed, she loved being outdoors, animals and gardening.â€¨She was preceded in death by her husband; Jack Greenwood, sons; Jack Reed and Wayne Reed, brothers; Elwood Culbert and J.E.
Garnett "Katie" Metcalf born on June 10, 1929, passed from this world on March 5, 2014. Many friends and family will be there to welcome her in heaven. Katie was born in California and spent most of her time on the West coast. At the time of her passing she considered Antlers, Oklahoma, to be her home. â€¨â€¨She loved to travel and always looked forward to her Wednesday lunches at the Choctaw Senior Citizen Center where she enjoyed the company of friends and family.
Bearcats make it further than any boyâ€™s basketball team in AHS history!!
By: Jenifer Smith
The 2014 Quad County Conference All-Conference All Star Game and team members have been set. The game will take place on Monday, March 3rd. The teams look as follows:
For the Boys East: The coach has been named Shane Winters. All Conference players include: Jacob Cole, Chance Haislip, Garrett Green, Zac Couch, Brandon Baness, with alternatives being Haskell Lawless and Dillon Vest. All-Star players incllude: Tyler Hembree, Sabastian Cowen, S
The Kelly Miller Bros. Circus, founded during the Depression, is making another milestone this year as it celebrate its seventy sixth anniversary. Founded in 1938 by Obert Miller and his sons, Kelly and Dores, this traditional tented circus has seen the passing of the millennium and still offers the same great family entertainment it presented in its humble beginnings.
On the evening of March 15, 2014, a new Miss RHS was chosen after a magnificent night full of entertaining excitement! Dana House, Principal of Rattan School, welcomed everyone to the 23nd annual Miss RHS Scholarship Pageant. The show opened with the contestants, reigning Miss RHS 2013, Sarah Williams & Miss RHS 2012, Stepheney Haddox, thrilling the audience by performing a dance to â€śThe Beautiful People.â€ť
The Spanish Mustang of Oklahoma, famous for excelling in endurance competitions and all around equine events was officially bestowed the honorable title of â€śThe Heritage Horse of Oklahomaâ€ť on March 5, 2014 in Oklahoma City.
It was a very important day for the colonial Spanish horses preserved in the foundation herds of Bryant and Darlene Rickman of Southeast Oklahoma and other members of the Southwest Spanish Mustang Association who, with the Livestock Conservancy, have worked for many years ensuring the preservation of this genetic and cultural treasure.
What a difference a couple of weeks cam make. The hospital had some money come in and can make payroll. The operating room has been brought up to spec and all deficiencies corrected. As soon as the state gives the word, the OR will be back in business.
How important is the operating room to the overall financial well being of the hospital? According to the CFO, the operating room brings in an average of $250,000.00 per month. The OR has been closed for 4 months. It was stated that this was the main reason for the $800,000.00 shortfall last year.
Halito! If you are expecting or just had a Native American baby, we need you! The Choctaw Outreach Services Better Beginnings Department are participating in a study to learn what services best meet the needs of our Native American families with young children.
You only have to do three things to participate and earn $100 in fuel: 1. Enroll, You will receive a $20 fuel voucher for enrolling; 2. Complete two short parent surveys when your baby is two months old that asks how your child is doing and what you've learned as a parent, You will get $40 in fuel vouchers; and 3