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What happened to Heath Hodges? Deputy gives his account of incident

Editor's note: The Times Record News obtained through an Open Records request the investigation report into the shooting death of Heath Wayne Hodges, 35, of Iowa Park, which was turned over by the Texas Rangers to 100th District Attorney Luke Inman. This is one of three articles looking into what ha


BBB: Local businesses victims of ‘whaling’

According to the Wichita Falls Police Department, local whaling victims have reported up to $10,000 in losses in the last month.


ER police search for motel robbers

The clerk said the men jumped over the counter and threw her to the floor and then held a gun to the back of her head. They demanded she open the safe, which she did. They also took money from the counter drawer. They then jumped back over the counter and ran from the building, going west.

EL RENO TRIBUNE - 2018-05-26 14:00:00

Aurora Martinez - Death Notice

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Fatal rollover claims the life of 10-year-old Vernon girl

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Former North Texas city councilor given lengthy prison sentence for child sexual abuse

The jury found Brian Rambo, 49, guilty of two counts of sexual assault and one count of indecency with a child by contact in less than 45 minutes.


Edmond Wallace - Death Notice

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DAILY OKLAHOMAN - 2018-05-26 00:00:00

CHS Track Stars Medal At Meet Of Champions

Members of the Cordell Blue Devil track team competed at the Meet of Champions on Tuesday, May 15. The Meet of Champions is where any State Champion or Runner Up in any event automatically qualifies. It also consists of classes A through 6A, everyone competing against each other. Chris Chauncey and


Armed Forces Day Parade happening Saturday in Altus

Dozens of parade entries, including military vehicles from Altus Air Force Base, will make their way down Main Street from Western Oklahoma State College to the Jackson County Courthouse Square.


USAO to host celebrated scholars for Oklahoma Civil War Symposium on June 25

Dr. James Finck, associate professor of history at USAO, will kick off the symposium, followed by Dr. Carol Sheriff, Pullen professor of history at The College of William and Mary at 4 p.m. Harold Holzer, director of the Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute at Hunter College, will close out the d


Man tased after allegedly running from Electra police in front of known drug house

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The Cordell Chamber of Commerce

The Cordell Chamber of Commerce Yard of the Week was awarded to Kevin and Michele Kauk, 110 West Quail Drive. They have been working very hard on their beautiful yard and it is showing the love.To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition.http://etypeservices.com/Cordell%20BeaconID


Woman has probation revoked and will now serve time

Just over a year ago, Cherissa Sayles, 22, had been sentenced to a 10-year prison sentence for escape and three-years for theft, which the judge then suspended to five-years probation.


Additional information on the arrest of the former Olney Police Chief

The Wichita County charge appears related to the young county charges filed last week. According to the probable cause affidavit, last December Cross, then-interim Police Chief of Olney, took a man and woman to a movie in Wichita Falls.


Farm Bill fails in House

Washington, D.C. (May 18, 2018). Today, H.R. 2 Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018, or the 2018 Farm Bill, failed to garner the needed votes to pass out of the Hous. NAWG President and Sentinel, Oklahoma farmer Jimmie Musick made the following statement:


Blaine County accident sends 1 to hospital

According to an Oklahoma Highway Patrol report, Hunter Reed Van Herreweghe (sic), 18, of Woodward, was driving a 2009 Chevy Traverse north on U.S. 270 about 5 miles south of Watonga in Blaine County at about 12:40 a.m. Saturday.


Trial underway for former Chillicothe City Councilor for allegedly victimizing children

Bryan Rambo, 49, was charged in late 2017 with 16 counts of sexual assault or indecency involving at least five children, three boys and two girls, from 2006 to 2014.


Richard Lee Weitner - Death Notice

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Wichita County deputies investigate missing person

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Chauncey And Morley Win Beacon Booster Page Scholarships

At the Cordell High School Awards Assembly held on Wednesday, May 9, 2018, seniors Chris Chauncey and Morgan Morley received The Cordell Beacon Booster Page Scholarships.