Oklahoma gained 486 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday, but no new deaths were reported by the Oklahoma State Department of Health.
As a growing number of districts implement nontraditional schedules or mandate virtual school, parents are facing the difficult dilemma of how to tackle the unexpected full-time responsibilities of educating their children while continuing to financially support their families.
The attorneys for a Hunter man charged in June with assault and battery with a deadly weapon filed a writ of habeas corpus Friday stating their client is being held in violation of his constitutional rights to reasonable bail.
While most people who call University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center seeking an appointment for a drive-through COVID-19 test have to wait a few days for the next opening, the hospital has offered some “VIP” same-day test.
Although they did not get to walk across the stage at Gallagher-Iba Arena on the Oklahoma State University campus, a group of Garfield County 4-H’ers still received recognition for their work during the 99th State 4-H Roundup, which took place virtually.
This weekend saw an extended family getting back together, as the annual Hanor Smokin’ Red Dirt BBQ saw hundreds descend on Enid to cook, judge and eat barbecue just like old times.
Oklahoma gained 825 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday, 27 of those in Garfield County, with three more deaths announced by the Oklahoma State Department of Health.
Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt visited Enid business owners Friday, to hear feedback on state and federal aid offered to help businesses through the COVID-19 crisis.
Masonic Charity Foundation of Oklahoma, Dolese Bros., Mark and Beth Brewer, David and Lezlie Hudiburg and David Gorham have issued the Food for Kids Match challenge.
Nine counties, including Garfield County, were removed from the orange, "moderate risk" for COVID-19 released weekly by the Oklahoma State Department of Health.
Chisholm Public Schools students will have an option of blended or virtual learning when they return to school next week, though the district’s re-entry plan differs from state recommendations.
The first death associated with COVID-19 involving an Enid longterm care facility was reported Thursday evening by the Oklahoma State Department of Health.
A convicted felon arrested earlier this week by Garfield County Sheriff's Office deputies is facing more than 240 years in prison after deputies seized more than 20 guns from his home on South Imo Road.
Parents of Enid Public Schools elementary students have until noon Friday to enroll in virtual-only learning for the upcoming school year.
An Enid mother was charged this week with felony child neglect after police went to her home and found it covered in animal feces and lacking enough food for the four children living there.
Oklahoma schools with eligible fine arts staff can apply for up to $500 in funding from Oklahoma Arts Council to purchase qualifying visual and performing arts supplies for the 2020-21 school year.
Plans are in place for an unnamed company to purchase and close the GEFCO, Inc., facility in Enid, the company president confirmed to the News & Eagle Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020.
The addition still can be accessed but is limited to the east side of the intersection. Motorists are encouraged by officials to follow posted traffic control signs and detours and to drive with caution. The repair is expected to take approximately a week for the contractors to complete, according to the city.
Official says the absence of the food drive this year was sorely felt, as the pandemic drastically increased demand for services at the food pantry.
With interest rates at record lows, is it still worth leasing a new car? We took a look at the financial outcomes of buying and leasing to see how current finance trends might affect your decision.
Joe Biden will not travel to Milwaukee to accept the Democratic presidential nomination because of concerns over the coronavirus, party officials said Wednesday, signaling a move to a convention that essentially has become entirely virtual.
Oklahoma saw its number of new COVID-19 patients top the 1,000 mark once again in the last 24 hours, as another 17 deaths were reported by Oklahoma State Health Department officials on Wednesday.
Garfield County Sheriff's Office arrested a 42-year-old Enid felon earlier this week on complaints of drug and firearms possession following an incident with a woman at his home on Imo Road.
A vote to recall and replace Ward 3 Commissioner Ben Ezzell could appear on the same ballot as the election for his successor in February.
Students on all Northern Oklahoma College campuses will begin attending classes Aug. 17 as planned, though with several schedule changes for the rest of the semester.
Oklahoma State Department of Health’s Office of Child Abuse Prevention seeks input from private and public agencies, organizations, residents and consumers to monitor and enhance development of a statewide comprehensive child abuse prevention plan.
For the second consecutive day, an Enid hospital has reported the death of a patient who had tested positive for COVID-19, as the number of cases rose by 10 in Garfield County and 861 in the state, according to the state Health Department.
Hedges Speech & Hearing is inviting the public to a "Silent Nite on the Town," featuring the 1925 Charlie Chaplin silent film "The Gold Rush," Aug. 14, 2020, at Gaslight Theatre, 221 N. Independence.
The temblor, originally listed as magnitude 3.4, hit at 6:13 p.m. about 6.4 miles northwest of Perry, or 28.7 miles east of Enid, according to U.S. Geological Survey.
This Week's Circulars
- Enid mother facing charge of child neglect
- What's on Enid's proposed declaration that will be considered Tuesday
- UPDATED: East Maine bridge struck by truck
- GEFCO plant to close; brand name, some employees expected to continue in new location
- EPS elementary parents have until noon Friday to enroll in virtual-only learning
- What's 2 Do in Enid, area
- Sheriff: Deputies seize weapons, meth after incident Sunday
- Felon facing more than 240 years in prison on gun charges
- Proposed COVID-19 system declaration fails, 4-3
- Cook-off a family reunion