Utility relocation work on Garland Road between Garriott and Randolph is scheduled to begin Monday.
Without much warning, a cool wet spring gave way to the heat and humidity of summer. These high temperatures are great for getting wheat harvested but they can be hard on livestock.
Long celebrated as a way to catch up with family and friends, Southern Heights Addition's annual Juneteenth event commemorating the end of slavery in the United States took on extra meaning this year with June 19 being declared a federal holiday.
Local health officials from St. Mary's Regional Medical Center, Integris Bass Baptist Hospital and the Garfield County Health Department urge community to seek preventative care that may have been delayed due to COVID-19 and to learn from the virus.
The Koch Fertilizer nitrogen production facility in Enid just completed a turnaround to perform maintenance and upgrade systems while also delivering a boost to the local economy.
The address will focus on highlights and accomplishments for both 2019 and 2020 related to community partnerships, awards, improvements in infrastructure, progress in economic development, enhancements in quality of life and community services.
Fourteen U.S. congressmen opposed making Juneteenth a national holiday in Wednesday’s vote. Many of them represent states that continue to observe Confederate holidays.
St. Mary's Regional Medical Center announced on Friday morning that it has earned recertification for Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement from The Joint Commission.
Garfield County officials are cautioning drivers to take it slow along a portion of Breckinridge Road after a contractor boring water lines from field to field caused the road to buckle west of Garber.
Eastbound and westbound inside lanes on Garriott between Fillmore and Jackson will close beginning Wednesday, June 23, 2021, to allow crews to make repairs to the sanitary sewer lines, according to the city of Enid engineering department.
A Weatherford woman was killed when the 2004 Subaru Legacy she was driving left a county roadway, struck an embankment and overturned late Wednesday in Alfalfa County, according to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol.
Purses with Purpose, YWCA’s major fundraiser, will be held July 15 from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Stride Bank Center. The event will include an auction filled with an array of designer purses and other specialty items, as well as a meal and guest speakers.
A missing Wisconsin woman who was last seen in Enid on June 5 was located safe in Kansas Thursday morning, June 17, 2021, according to the Enid Police Department.
Main Street Enid’s executive director, Natalie Beurlot, said she hopes the workshop inspires business owners, developers and other cities’ Main Street members to consider the perks of loft-living.
Although Garfield County is still "green," Oklahoma is seeing more "yellow" counties this week. According to Oklahoma State Department of Health’s COVID-19 Risk Level System, two of Oklahoma 77 counties are in the moderate, or “orange, risk level, 45 are in the low, or “yellow,” risk level and 30, including Garfield County, are in the new normal, or “green,” risk level.
Rob Houston, formerly Visit Enid’s director of communications, was hired full-time as its executive director Tuesday morning, he said.
The outside, eastbound lane in the 3100 Block of West Willow near Willow Springs Drive will be closed Thursday for installation of a utility pole.
FORT SUPPLY, Okla. — Oklahoma Department of Corrections will close William S. Key Correctional Center in Fort Supply by the end of the year, a move that is being called “devastating to Northwest Oklahoma.”
A professor and student from the Northwestern Oklahoma State University’s psychology department recently were awarded by the Oklahoma Psychological Society.
U.S. Rep. Frank Lucas, R-Okla., and several other members of Congress have sent a letter to Interior Secretary Deb Haaland encouraging her to delist the lesser prairie chicken (LPC) under the Endangered Species Act by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS).
This year, 18 junior volunteers, or "Volunteens," are signed up to serve at Integris Bass Baptist Health Center for eight weeks for the summer junior volunteer program, which helps the students learn responsibility and hone their socials skills.
The Greater Enid Chamber of Commerce honored various people who impacted the community, including Janet Cordell, Dan Dillingham, Kyle Williams, Enid Public Schools, Keri Haines and Crystal Harmon, during its annual meeting and banquet Tuesday, June 15, 2021.
City of Enid CFO Erin Crawford said audited franchise providers would include ONG, OG&E, Suddenlink and various landline phone companies, while hotels would be any lodging locations paying lodging tax revenue to the city of Enid.
The outside, westbound lane of Willow between Heritage Trail and Cleveland will be closed Wednesday through Friday, June 16-18, 2021, as utility maintenance crews make improvements to the water system, according to the city of Enid.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced an extension of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine’s expiration date last week, from three to 4½ months.
Two new cardiologists — Nikunjkumar Patel and Charisse Ward — have joined St. Mary's Regional Medical Center's medical staff at St. Mary's Cardiology Clinic, 310 E. Garriott.
Richey said she’s excited to see everyone’s faces gathered together again after the event, which has been hosted by Brothers and Sister With a Purpose for 15 years, was canceled last year due to COVID-19.
Under the former agreement, the building developer, TLM Realty, would be eligible for a 2% sales tax rebate that wouldn’t exceed $1 million or 10 years, whichever comes first, for securing a department store in the building at Garriott and Oakwood.
The latest survey by U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service shows Oklahoma producers are expected to harvest 105.3 million bushels of wheat.
Singer and ventriloquist Darci Lynne will bring her national “My Lips Are Sealed (Except When They’re Not)” tour to Enid’s Stride Bank Center on Aug. 28.
WASHINGTON — One of Oklahoma’s congressmen is using more caution on a bill he co-sponsored in March on civics education since the Biden administration announced grant priorities for the bill in late April.
Dr. Eric Schmaltz, chair of the department of social sciences at Northwestern Oklahoma State University, will provide information on the general migrations and settlements of ethnic Germans from the Russian Empire in the western parts of Oklahoma at the turn of the last century.
Northwestern Oklahoma State University’s Alva campus is partnering with the Oklahoma Blood Institute for a blood drive 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, June 23, 2021, in the Student Center Ranger Room.
The recent cyberattack on JBS is yet another hurdle in the modern farming space. It is no doubt that consolidation in the packing industry makes this type of event more impactful and damaging.
Go past the Champlin mansion and you will find two horseshoe-shaped roads. At the end of the second is Mabry Field. You will know you have arrived when you see a blue circle drive in front of a big white house with lots of bikes and cars parked up and down the street.
Though other applicants had Enid ties, local artist Tox Murillo was the only artist currently living in Enid to crack the top five, according to PACE. Submissions of past works and artists’ bids came from all over the U.S., including California, Texas and New York.
The Enid Gem & Mineral Society hosted its annual Rock Swap in downtown Enid at the Breezeway, 214 W. Randolph. Ten vendors and dozens of rockhounds of all ages from across the state gathered to buy, sell and trade rocks, fossils, gemstones, petrified wood and more from all around the world.
A member of the Vance Air Force Base contracted the COVID-19 virus and was hospitalized in February. Jeremy Lopez was in a coma for more than a month, all while his wife Crystal Lopez fought to keep him alive and never gave up hope.
Kadee Jo Ransom won a total three elections during the weeklong, all-virtual session to be named governor of 2021 Oklahoma Girls State.
Luke Vanderwork has been named a field representative for U.S. Congressman Frank Lucas, R-Okla., who represents the state's district 3, including Northwest Oklahoma.
- Commissioners will consider Kmart tax incentive, city employee union agreements
- Enid’s free women’s clinic reopens its doors
- Phillips crowned Miss Oklahoma's Outstanding Teen
- Downtown Dogfest, watch the Van Buren Cruisers and more in What's 2 Do
- Enid artist named among five finalists to pitch city's planned skate park mural project
- Greater Enid Chamber of Commerce recognizes community leaders with awards
- 'Little bump' on Breckinridge to slow traffic through harvest, commissioner says
- End of an era as final OC-135 aircraft retired
- Air Force’s last serving POW retires
- City to move ahead with three-year franchise fee, hotel tax audits