OKLAHOMA CITY (March 2, 2017) – Oklahoma’s high school graduation rate remained steady at 83 percent at the end of the 2014-2015 school year, keeping pace with national graduation rates of 82 percent in 2014 and 83 percent in 2015.
Update at 3:01 pm: A report comes in that the bulk of this fire has been knocked down, but fire crews still working the area. Update at 2:52 pm: Firefighters have gotten a good handle on the fire north of Crescent. Original story Fire crews from around Logan County are battling grass fires in Logan […]
The three-day filing period came to an end on Wednesday for four seats on the Guthrie city council and two seats on the Guthrie Board of Education. Both boards are non-partisan.
On Wednesday evening fire crews from Mulhall were dispatched to an active structure fire.
Wednesday was the final day for county school districts, including Guthrie, to file for school board seats. For the Guthrie school district, one incumbent will be challenged while the other will not be opposed.
Candidates for the Board of Education in 16 Logan County school districts will file their Declarations of Candidacy over three days beginning at 8 a.m. on Monday, December 7, and continuing Tuesday and Wednesday, Logan County Election Board Secretary Erin Dorio said today.
The first of three special meetings held by the Board of County Commissioners was held Tuesday evening to discuss the ongoing issues within the county with Emergency Medical Services (EMS).
The Logan County Board of County Commissioners will hold three special meetings throughout the county to discuss Emergency Medical Services.
STILLWATER, Okla. – Culinary Arts students Lyndee Wells, Nick Branum and Shania Valentine recently lived out every aspiring chef’s dream when they participated in the recent Odyssey de Culinaire in Oklahoma City.
Severe weather made its return to Logan County late Tuesday evening with two tornado warnings and a flash flood warning being issued. The storms brought heavy rains, which led to a bridge being completely washed away. The National Weather Service issued the first tornado warning at 9:50 p.m. for the towns of Orlando and Mulhall. The […]
Candidates for municipal office in six Logan County municipalities file declarations of candidacy beginning at 8 a.m. Monday, February 2. Three city council seats and the mayor position for the City of Guthrie are up for election.
The votes were counted on Tuesday and it concluded with mix results for two sales tax propositions. Voters approved a three-fourths of one percent tax for Logan County. Meanwhile, City of Guthrie voters rejected a proposed one percent increase.
The board of Logan County United Way wanted to do something special this fall and found just the thing at the Mulhall-Orlando second Grade Classroom of Julie Wiss.
Ben Beck, of Troop 850 of Guthrie, was awarded the Eagle Scout Award on July 20 at a court of honor held at the Zion Lutheran Church. Scoutmaster Chris Watson presented the Eagle Scout Medal to Beck.
Guthrie Superintendent Dr. Mike Simpson shared some “painful” news with school board members in their regular scheduled board meeting on Monday evening. Simpson says the school district could possibly be out over $400,000 next school year and over a million dollars in bonding capacity due to a recent tax reduction.
The Logan County Task Force immediately assembled soon after a horrific EF5 tornado ripped through the town of Moore on Monday afternoon.
The filing period ended Wednesday evening for city government races in Logan County. In Guthrie, all four offices will be contested, including the mayor race.
Making the Christmas holidays even better, the United Way of Logan County announced the distribution of over $22,000 in “Venture Grants” to four agencies for specific programs to enhance communities in Logan County.
Two school board positions at Guthrie Public Schools as well as other schools in Logan County are up for election this February. With the filing period now over, only one position will be contested in the county.
Firefighters of the recent wildfires around Logan County are in need of supplies. Meanwhile, others are thankful for the generous donations.