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Former Oklahoma resident, Saudi citizen pleads guilty to terror related charges
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK (RNN Texoma) - A Saudi Arabia citizen and former resident of Weatherford has pleaded guilty of visa fraud and making a false statement to the FBI by, among other things, concealing his application to and attendance of an al Qaeda training camp in Afghanistan.
Area students to graduate SWOSU
WEATHERFORD — A total of 438 students at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford complete requirements for either associate's, bachelor’s, master’s or doctoral degrees after the 2018 fall semester.
Saudi Citizen Admits to Visa Fraud and Concealing Attendance at Al Qaeda Training Camp
Naif Abdulaziz M. Alfallaj, 35, a citizen of Saudi Arabia and a former resident of Weatherford, Oklahoma, has pleaded guilty to visa fraud and making a false statement to the FBI by, among other things, concealing his application to and attendance at an al Qaeda training camp in Afghanistan in late
Baby girl born here had drugs in urine at birth
A baby girl born last Friday, Nov. 23, to an Elk City woman at the AllianceHealth hospital in Clinton tested positive for three illegal drugs, information filed at the Custer County Courthouse disclosed.
National Corn Growers Association Pres. Lynn Chrisp Says Farm Bill Passage Gives Farmers Certainty
National Corn Growers Association President Lynn Chrisp today made the following statement after Congressional approval of the 2018 Farm Bill, the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (H.R. 2). The legislation passed the Senate 87-13 Tuesday and the House 369-47 today. It now goes to President Trump
Protest filed for school board post
Since Wednesday’s closing of the candidacy filing period for the Clinton Board of Education, there have been two developments in the races for Seat No. 3 and Seat No. 4. In short, it includes one candidacy protest and one withdrawal.
Standoff Prompts School Lockdown In Clinton
CLINTON, Oklahoma - A convicted felon held Clinton Police and the Oklahoma Highway Patrol at bay for three hours Wednesday, right across the street from a Clinton Elementary School.
Lady Bulldogs upset Lubbock Christian
WEATHERFORD, Okla. – The Lady Bulldog Basketball team overcame a 12-point fourth quarter deficit, closing the game on a 10-2 run to stun nationally-ranked Lubbock Christian 77-75 on Monday night at the Pioneer Cellular Event Center in Weatherford.
Clinton elementary school evacuated due to standoff across the street
CLINTON, Okla. (KOKH) — Southwest Elementary School had to evacuate its students on Wednesday, because of a standoff across the street from the school. Clinton police went to apprehend a suspect on a warrant near the school. The suspect threatened to harm others or himself, however.
Steer Carcass Challenge benefits Oklahoma Cattleman's Foundation
On a recent foggy day, several cattlemen made their way to Watonga, Oklahoma, all in the name of a good cause. Thirty steers were delivered to participate in the Oklahoma Cattlemen’s Foundation Steer Carcass Challenge. The Steer Carcass Challenge is designed to provide an opportunity to donate to th
Missouri man found dead by hunters in northeast Oklahoma
CARDIN — Hunters in far northeast Oklahoma on Wednesday found the body of a 24-year-old Missouri man. Investigators said the hunters found the body of Tyler Applebee, who is from southwest Missouri. Authorities said at this time there is no known connection between Applebee and Oklahoma, according t
Most Popular Christmas Candy by State and Oklahoma Somehow Messes It Up
Oklahoma, we need to talk about your taste in Christmas candy. People are starting to get Christmas ready around the house. Lights on the house, tree getting decorated, maybe wrapping some presents. Another thing would be the stockings going up and what do you put in them? Maybe some small toys, if
Three people killed in Thursday wrecks along Oklahoma roads
Three people involved in Thursday wrecks along Oklahoma highways have died, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported. About 2:35 p.m. Thursday, George W. Carlton, 67, of Healdton, was driving a pickup on State Highway 76, just south of Healdton. The pickup and a car driven by Flegel were involved in a c
Scholar's career encores extend her life service to native cultures
Henrietta Mann has made an art of the career encore. The distinguished scholar and professor of Native American Studies had a career that spanned the continent, from California to Harvard.
High wind watch Thursday in western Oklahoma
A high wind watch is in effect for Thursday in western Oklahoma where winds could gust up to 60, the National Weather Service reported. The watch is for 6 a.m. to midnight Thursday for Alfalfa, Beckham, Blaine, Caddo, Comanche, Cotton, Dewey, Ellis, Harper, Major, Roger Mills, Tillman, Washita, Wood
Big second half lifts SE past SWOSU
WEATHERFORD, Okla. – Southeastern had four players in double-figures and drained 17 threes on its way to a 92-77 road victory over Southwestern Oklahoma State on Saturday afternoon in Weatherford. The win lifts the Savage […]
CoBank Report Says Outlook for Grain Elevators Reliant on Trade, Logistics, Competitor Production
Average grain elevator margins are expected to be relatively normal this year for most of the Midwest. However, according to a new report from CoBankï¿½s Knowledge Exchange Division, elevators should be cautious about the outlook, as several variables are currently in play that could affect elevator
Students moved from Clinton elementary school amid standoff
CLINTON, Okla. – Authorities in Clinton were involved in a standoff with an alleged suspect on Wednesday afternoon. Shortly before 1 p.m., officers with the Clinton Police Department and members of the OHP Tactical Team were involved in a standoff with a suspect along S. 19th St. in Clinton.
Teen dies in vehicle crash in western Oklahoma
WASHITA COUNTY, Okla. – A 16-year-old girl died in a vehicle crash in Washita County, officials say.
Clinton firm reports thefts topping $27,000
Local resident Eric Ryan Kisinger, 30, has been charged with embezzling goods valued at more than $24,000 from a Clinton company over a three-month period and then burglarizing the business after he was fired and stealing nearly $3,000 worth of vacuum cleaners.