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Concert to feature Campbell Walker Fields

Campbell Walker Fields is set for a concert at the Woodward Arts Theatre on Saturday, Dec. 9. The concert, presented by the Stock Exchange Bank, is a benefit for the restoration of the theater's Historic Marquee. The program is this year's "Home For Christmas" special but will also include a lineup

WOODWARD NEWS - 2017-11-17 17:57:00

Blind students compete in Cane Quest

Oklahoma School for the Blind seventh-grader Julio Valdez follows the Muskogee Civic Center sidewalk with his white cane as volunteer monitors follow him during Thursday's Cane Quest competition. Staff photo by Cathy Spaulding MUSKOGEE, Okla. - Blind students pitted their orientation skills against

WOODWARD NEWS - 2017-11-17 09:00:00

Integris Bass Baptist Health Center names new president

ENID, Okla. - Integris Bass Baptist Health Center has named a new president to replace Eddie Herrman, who left to accept another position in October. Finny Mathew will return to Integris as the hospital's president on Jan. 2, 2018. Mathew began his health care career at Integris in 2006 as an admini

WOODWARD NEWS - 2017-11-16 21:56:00

Enid man accused of sending explicit photos to minor

MEDFORD, Okla. - A 23-year-old Enid man was charged with a felony in Grant County on Tuesday and a warrant issued for his arrest on suspicion of sending sexually explicit photographs to a minor. Devonte A. Major was charged with one felony count of lewd or indecent proposals to a child under 16, a

WOODWARD NEWS - 2017-11-16 21:53:00

Local church set to pack boxes forOperation Christmas Child

Crown Heights Baptist Church of Woodward is packing up and preparing to ship 1,111 boxes for Operation Christmas Child. Operation Christmas Child (OCC) is a Samaritan's Purse ministry spearheaded by Franklin Graham that sends boxes of goodies to children in need all across the world, according to Cr

WOODWARD NEWS - 2017-11-16 09:44:00

Indiana State trustees hire Curtis as 12th president

The Indiana State University board of trustees unanimously appointed Deborah Curtis as the university's 12th president Wednesday afternoon. Trustees also approved a memorandum of understanding that gives her a 31/2-year contract, through June 30, 2021, and a base annual salary of $340,000. She and h


FFA shooting teams going to state

The Woodward Senior Shooting Team gets in additional practice Monday evening in preparation for their state competition Wednesday. (Photo by Sarah Nishimuta) Eight Woodward FFA members qualified for the State FFA Shooting Contest set for Wednesday at the Oklahoma City Gun Club in Arcadia. Two teams


Smile It's Healthy: School holds dental clinic

When Woodward Middle School Registered Nurse Shay Stewart was planning her health related projects for the year, she started taking a look at a long-held hope to do something bold for children regarding dental health. By some kind of kismet, Stewart remembered seeing an email from a pesky young man


Thanksgiving Week Events Abound In Cedar Park And Leander

CEDAR PARK, TX -- With the outset of another holiday season beginning next week, and you may be wondering what to do. Most kids will be off from school for the week and its easy to see why it can all become a bit overwhelming. Luckily, the communities of Cedar Park and Leander have great events and

PATCH - 2017-11-17 16:19:52

Median prices of Cedar Park, Leander homes rise and fall in October

In October, the median price of homes sold in Cedar Park and Leander increased in ZIP codes 78613 and 78717. Meanwhile, the median price of homes in the 78641 and 78726 ZIP codes fell when compared to median prices in October 2016. The median price in ZIP code 78726 saw the most significant change w

COMMUNITYIMPACT.COM - 2017-11-17 14:00:12

Cedar Park HS marching band wins state championship, Rouse HS places ninth

After a long season of after-school rehearsals, choreography training and music practice, two LISD marching bands made state history placing in the the top 10 at the UIL Class 5A Marching Band Contest at the Alamodome, Nov. 8. The Cedar Park High School band won its fourth and second consecutive cha


Police search for robber of Wells Fargo bank in Cedar Park

The robber handed a teller a note and fled with an undisclosed amount of money, officials say. Cedar Park police are searching for a man who robbed the Wells Fargo bank on Wednesday afternoon at 920 North Lakeline Boulevard. Police were notified about the robbery at 12:28 p.m., according to a news r


Students with airsoft gun cause scare at Cedar Park's Henry Middle School

Police surround Henry Middle School and the adjacent Vista Ridge High School in Cedar Park searching for a suspect. (KXAN Viewer Photo) CEDAR PARK, Texas (KXAN) - After dozens of officers descended upon Henry Middle School and the adjacent Vista Ridge High School due to reports of a possible gun o


Cedar Park gathers feedback for Bell Boulevard project

More than 150 Cedar Park residents took part in the city's "Heart of Bell Boulevard" community workshop Nov. 14, where city staff provided an update on plans for the roadway and the proposed 52 acre mixed-use development. City staff said the project is still in the planning and design phases, but ev


Larkspur subdivision identified as site of next Leander ISD elementary campus

After Leander ISD's $454.4 million bond passed Nov. 7, school district officials say they can now move forward with plans for a new elementary school. LISD's 27th elementary school is planned to be located in the Larkspur subdivision in northern Leander on land the district already owns, according t

COMMUNITYIMPACT.COM - 2017-11-17 17:41:19

Leander teen accused of burglary after crashing through bank doors

LEANDER, TEXAS - A teen has been charged with burglary of a building with intent to commit theft after being accused of crashing his vehicle through a Leander bank's doors. Leander police said they responded to a burglary alarm at the South Star Bank located at 10737 E. Crystal Falls Pkwy. on Nov. 3

KVUE - 2017-11-17 22:39:07

Man charged with robbing TCF Bank branch in Streamwood

A man has been charged with the robbery of a TCF Bank branch Sunday morning in northwest suburban Streamwood. Victor Baez, 33, was charged with one count of bank robbery in a federal complaint filed in U.S. District Court's Northern District of Illinois. About 10:40 a.m., Baez walked into the TCF Ba

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2017-11-16 19:17:00

Nikki Glaser is One of Today's Funniest Voices in Comedy! MUST WATCH!

Tonight & Tomorrow Improv Woodfield Mall Schaumburg improv.com nikkiglaser.com Nikki Glaser is one of the most sought after young comedians and actors in the comedy world today. She was recently seen as the creator, executive producer and star of the popular Comedy Central series "Not Safe w/ N

WGNTV.COM - 2017-11-17 15:37:26

Speak out: No sympathy for women

Weinstein scandal: Harvey Weinstein. That's all we hear on the news and how these women were abused. I am sorry, but I have no sympathy whatsoever for these women. We all have choices. I grew up in the era where women had very few rights and it was hard to get ahead. You could sign a non-disclosure

CHICAGO TRIBUNE - 2017-11-17 16:09:19

Roskam praises House GOP tax bill: 'This plan is a good plan'

House Republicans have passed their tax bill. Congressman Peter Roskam is taking a victory lap after the most sweeping tax overhaul in decades passed the House. It was done so over the objection of Democrats. Not one of them voted for the bill. Roskam is chair of the tax policy subcommittee. "This p

WGNTV.COM - 2017-11-17 23:40:10