Guthrie Public Schools learned last week they will receive less dollars in state aid after the midyear adjustment numbers were released by the State Department of Education (SDE). A reduction the school district knew was coming. “We were planning on this. This is not a surprise to us. We budgeted for it,” Dr. Mike Simpson […]
A total of 13 candidates filed with the Logan County Election Board this week to seek office for the Guthrie city council and various boards of education.
Candidates for the Guthrie city council and mayor position, along with Board of Education candidates throughout Logan County, can begin filing their declaration of candidacy on December 3.
A driver attempted to pass a vehicle on State Highway 74 early Saturday morning and in the process left the roadway resulting in the vehicle overturning several times. Troopers say alcohol may have played a factor.
The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) has awarded more than $1.7 million to stabilize and improve Emergency Medical Service (EMS) programs in the state. The monies will be distributed to 20 different EMS-related entities which submitted proposals for funding. A total of 22 separate proposals will be funded.
On the November 6 general election, a county question for the creation of a new Emergency Medical District will be on the ballot.
Nick McVicker, right, is poses with Jimmy Williams, Meridian Technology Center Product Development and Machining instructor, left, at the SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Contest in Louisville, Kentucky. The Mulhall-Orlando student won first place in the CNC Milling Specialist contest at the Oklahoma SkillsUSA contest in April and in the Top 25 at the national […]
An early morning two-vehicle accident south of Crescent claimed the life of one person and another to the hospital.
A Logan County jury found a man guilty on three counts of rape in the first degree and three counts of lewd molestation charges arising from the man’s sexual abuse of his two daughters and one of their friends. The verdict came down on Thursday afternoon.
A Crescent man sits in the Logan County Jail and is facing serious sex crimes. The alleged victim in the case sadly is a child.
It’s no secret, Logan County fire departments are battle tested and know what they are doing when it comes to wildfires. The Logan County Task Force returned home Saturday from western Oklahoma after hours of fighting large grass fires.
Updated on Jan. 30. 2018 — Seven suspects were formally arraigned on Tuesday afternoon and a warrant may be in the works for an eighth suspect. However, one suspect failed to appear inside the courtroom. The seven suspects were arraigned on misdemeanor charges. They include: Garrett Lee Stotts – 23 – Kingfisher Jessica Geagley – […]
Pittsburg County officials confirmed on Tuesday morning what many in Logan County had feared on Monday following a drilling rig explosion in southeast Oklahoma. One of the five workers who is unaccounted for is from Crescent.
There will be five seats up for grabs in February for Logan County school’s board of education. Following a three day filing period, three of those seats will be unopposed.
The Crescent Tigers (13-0) have made it to the State Semifinals and will take on the Hooker Bulldogs (12-1). The game will be played in Alva, Oklahoma. Pre-Game begins at 6:30 p.m. with Chris Evans, Casey Porter, Phil Nichols, Craig Fleck and Cale Evans. Kickoff is set for 7:00 p.m. You can listen (audio only) […]
ALERT — Missing Crescent teen has been found. Police will continue to investigate the case. Updated on Thursday, Nov. 30 at 8 a.m. Original The Crescent Police Department is asking the public for assistance in finding a missing teenager. Police are attempting to locate Faith Gregory, who was last seen in the area of 810 […]
A school storage building is a complete loss after it erupted with smoke and flames on Monday afternoon.
Updated on Nov. 7, 2017 at 12:30 p.m. — The US Marshall’s Office arrested Devonte Smotherman on Tuesday morning. Smotherman was found hiding in the Hospitality Inn in, according to the Crescent Police Department. Original Article Law enforcement is on the look out for a man who held his girlfriend hostage at gunpoint, assaulted and […]
Updated article on Sept. 27, 2017 The Logan County District Attorney’s Office is releasing a few more details in the arrest of two Crescent men, including a 22-year-old charged with five counts of lewd molestation. According to a release from the office, Tyler Wayne Cook is accused of abusing at least five victims, all under […]
The City of Crescent is having a 10-day amnesty period for unpaid tickets from September 11 through September 21. During this time, the City will waive all failure to appear, pay and comply fees attached to citations that are unpaid. The failure to appear (FTA) fee is usually 300 dollars.