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 Foreigner, an iconic rock band hailed as one of the most popular rock acts in the world, is bringing “The Greatest Hits of Foreigner on Tour” to Stride Bank Center on Aug. 5. The show will begin at 8 p.m.

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Former Garfield County Sheriff Jody Helm has been recommended by Sen. Roland Pederson to take on the role of secretary for the County Election Board, though the State Election Board tabled the appointment during its meeting Tuesday.

DYESS AIR FORCE BASE, Texas (AFNS) — Acting Secretary of the Air Force John Roth saw first-hand how Air Force Global Strike Command airmen are supporting world-wide bomber operations during visits to Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, Dyess AFB, and Whiteman AFB, Missouri, April 6 and 7.

SEYMOUR JOHNSON AIR FORCE BASE, N.C. (AFNS) — Airmen from eight units across Dover Air Force Base, Delaware, recently participated in exercise Razor Talon, led by the 4th Fighter Wing at Seymour Johnson AFB. These Air Mobility Command Airmen practiced skills outside of their normal career fields while participating in Dover AFB’s first Multi-Capable Airmen team exercise.

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Enid Police Department is seeking the public’s help in its investigation of two bomb threats made at an Enid business last month.

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WASHINGTON — Republican U.S. senators will vote Wednesday to bring back earmarks, a controversial process that allows lawmakers to request funding for local projects in congressional budget bills.

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The Salvation Army’s overarching mission is to share the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet the human needs in His name without discrimination. To Capt. David Brittle, the commanding officer for the Salvation Army of Enid, that means meeting physical needs before the spiritual ones, such as food, clothing and shelter, per Matthew 25:35-40:

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A Mooreland juvenile was killed when a car was struck by a semi approximately one mile west of Mooreland in Woodward County Tuesday night, April 13, 2021, according to Oklahoma Highway Patrol.

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JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM, Hawaii (AFNS) — A contingent of Air National Guard and active-duty Airmen based out of Hawaii were deployed to Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan to conduct Dynamic Force Employment operations, March 12 – April 5.

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State health officials Tuesday stopped administering Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine “out of the abundance of caution” as federal regulators revealed rare blood clotting responses in six Americans.

March saw the highest distribution of certain blood products in the 44-year history of Oklahoma Blood Institute. Donors can make appointments to donate at obi.org or walk in to any mobile blood drive or donation center to give. Enid's OBI is at 301 E Cherokee Ave.
 

GOOD REASON TO DONATE: Online yard sales and social media like Facebook Marketplace have eaten into the sales for Hope Outreach, and people don’t donate furniture, appliances or electronics like they used to, said Matt Lohman, CEO.

Howdy market watchers. Storm season is here, it seems. Just as we were starting to get concerned about potentially hot and dry conditions, active weather returns with rain and hail threats and evening low temps still dipping into the high 30s.

The next Coffee with a Cop is scheduled for 10 a.m. to noon on Monday, April 12, at the YWCA.

JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas (AFNS) — Kathy La Sauce didn’t blaze trails during her 20-year Air Force career. She scorched them.

All of Enid’s roughly 2,200 fire hydrants will be tested over the next several weeks to ensure they’re working efficiently for fire protection.

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