The Sooner Fire Department is looking for answers. In the meantime, the department continues to look at a “$75,000 paper weight.” On Friday morning at the Board of County Commissioner’s meeting, David Franklin with the volunteer fire department says an investigation is under way in finding the proper title involving a recent purchase of a […]
Filing for candidacy for the Free Fair Board started on Monday and closes at 4:30 p.m. on Friday, January 18 in the County Clerk’s Office. The Clerk’s Office is located inside the Logan County Courthouse (301 E. Harrison). Only registered qualified voters of Logan County shall be eligible to file as a candidate. Any person […]
The Logan County Board of County Commissioners are hoping the information they heard Monday morning at their regular scheduled meeting is as true as it seems to be. If so, the first step in restoring a nearly 90-year-old building could begin as early as this spring. The complete conversation can be viewed in the video […]
The Logan County Board of County Commissioners made their mandated inspection of the county jail during their Monday morning meeting. Sheriff Damon Devereaux and Jail Administrator Randy Lester showed Commissioners Marven Goodman, Mike Pearson and Monty Piearcy the facility. Following the inspection tour of the 11-year-old facility, Piearcy stated the building looked to be in […]
Three elected Logan County officers were sworn into office Wednesday morning. Under the guidance of Associate District Judge Louis Duel, County Commissioners Marven Goodman and Monty Piearcy and Assessor Tisha Hampton gave their oath inside the Logan County Courthouse. Piearcy (pictured back right) begins his fourth full term as the District 3 commissioner. Goodman, the […]
The Board of Logan County Commissioners is accepting applications for the North & East Logan County EMS Board. The board will be comprised of seven board members, a resident from each school district within the boundaries of the EMS District and one at-large member appointed by the Board of Logan County Commissioners. In the event […]
Pictured(L-R) Deputy Don Hudgins, Commissioner Marven Goodman and Sheriff DamonDevereaux
Deputy Don Hudgins took on a new role as Environmental Deputy in Logan County. Don patterned with the Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) to secure more funding in order to prosecute offenders and cleanup dumpsites. Hudgins, along with Sheriff Damon Devereaux and the Board of County Commissioners, were recognized for their efforts in helping […]
Photo shows Charter Oak Road to the west and the proposed future site of a sidewalk to Douglas Blvd. Photo courtesy of Kathy Hayes.
The Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) approved a sidewalk application grant that would install a walk way for the newly built school in southern Logan County. However, the BOCC in the future will need to decide how to pay for the project.
The Logan County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) approved the name of the newly created Emergency Medical Service (EMS) District along with how board members will be appointed for the seven member board. The new district was formed after voters in the Luther, Wellston, Perkins-Tryon, Coyle, Mulhall-Orlando and Covington-Douglas school districts (within in Logan County) approved the […]
The Logan County Board of County Commissioners will discuss with Oklahoma Department of Transportation’s Region 4 Manager about the agency’s plans for one of the most dangerous intersections in Logan County.
On the November 6 general election, a county question for the creation of a new Emergency Medical District will be on the ballot.
State-wide elections dominated the Tuesday primary runoff ballots, but two races within Logan County were decided, including the District 1 county commissioner race and District 38 House of Representatives.
Logan County voters inside certain school districts will decide in November whether an Emergency Medical Service District should be formed. If approved, a tax levy will be placed on property owners within those school boundaries.
Logan County Sheriff Damon Devereaux has endorsed candidate Marven Goodman in the runoff race for county commissioner.
While most of Logan County voters will sit back and prepare for a November ballot, a few thousand voters will need to decide between candidates in an August runoff to prepare for November.
Dan Ladd announced his resignation from three county boards on Monday and revealed he will be moving out of state.
In the coming months, the offices of Logan County will soon see a much-improved website, along with the addition of emergency notifications and alerts for citizens.
Former Logan County Commissioner Mark Sharpton says he is ready to return to public office.
Updated on Feb. 28 at 9:10 a.m. — Logan County commissioners revoked the county burn ban during their regular scheduled Feb. 28 meeting. There are no current bans in place. Updated on Feb. 15 at 1:22 p.m. — Governor officially extends Governor’s Burn Ban until midnight March 2. The Logan County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved a county-wide […]
From a lawsuit filed in March 2016, the Logan County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) and a Ponca City furniture company agreed to terms last month on the purchase and installation of furniture and furnishings.