Logan County continues to see a rise in the Alcoholic Beverage Tax For Cities and Towns. The latest numbers show more than a 70 percent increase in the month of February. For the month of February, Logan County collected $22,227.98 and is an increase of 74 percent compared to the same month ($12,769.54) a year […]
There are more disturbing details coming from two arrests last month in Crescent involving the case of producing child pornography. This is a story Guthrie News Page first brought you in February. Online records show James Jay Reed, 53, charged with procuring minor’s participation in child pornography and engaging in sexual communication with minor by […]
Fire departments across the state are expressing their condolences to the Crescent Fire Department after one of their Captains died on Friday. According to the Facebook post, Captain Jason Smith, 43, passed away due to medical issues surrounded by friends and family around noon on Friday. “I’ve known Jason for almost 20 years,” Guthrie Fire […]
Friday, March 8, is the last day to apply for voter registration in order to be eligible to vote in the April 2 Board of Education General Election, Statutory Municipal General Election and Special School Election for Guthrie SD I-1, Cashion SD I-089, Luther SD I-3, the City of Guthrie, the City of Crescent and […]
The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation and Crescent Police Department made two arrests in a case involving child pornography. James Reed, 53, and Rachel Frost, 48, were taken into custody for the alleged crime of production of child pornography. The OSBI says on Thursday, the Crescent Police Department requested them to investigative assistance on a […]
Students from 197 communities across the state were among candidates for degrees this fall on the University of Oklahoma Norman campus. Here are the local students: CashionEvan Greenwood (M of Library and Info Studies) CrescentMallory Monique Forsgren (Bachelor of Musical Arts) GuthrieRyon M. Gilmer (BA in Admin Leadership)Joe Andrew Bartram (BA in Admin Leadership)John Kellen Stadler (Bachelor of Arts) […]
Update at 3:10 — Due to the gas line break, the repairs will last through Thursday. Classes for Thursday, Feb. 7 have been cancelled for Crescent Public Schools. The 4-H meeting set for Wednesday and the FFA Shadows on Thursday have also been cancelled. The Ag Booster meeting will be held Thursday 7 p.m. at […]
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.