Brick pavers honoring all Veterans; available for sale

Brick pavers honoring all Veterans; available for sale

The American Legion LeBron Post 58 places brick pavers honoring veterans at the entryway to the Veterans Memorial at Honor Park in Guthrie.  The pavers recognize any veteran who has served our country and are available through the Post for $40.  Jerry Ball, Post Commander, notes, “The pavers make a wonderful gift for a veteran, […]

GPS names site teachers of the year

GPS names site teachers of the year

Guthrie Public Schools announced their site teachers of the year for the 2018-19 school year at Monday night’s Board of Education meeting. In February, the district will announce their elementary, secondary and district teacher of the year. The district winner will advance and compete for the teacher of the year in Oklahoma. Cotteral – Julie Chambers […]

Discipline referrals down in Guthrie elementary schools

Discipline referrals down in Guthrie elementary schools

With the transition to neighborhood schools for Guthrie Public Schools this school year, the school district has been pleased with several outcomes with the transition. One of the positive factors to the start of the school year has been a decrease in discipline referrals. At Monday night’s school board meeting, Superintendent Dr. Mike Simpson informed […]

Sen. Chuck Hall named to key committees ahead of session

Sen. Chuck Hall named to key committees ahead of session

State Sen. Chuck Hall has been chosen for a committee leadership post for the 57th Legislature. Hall, R-Perry, will serve as Vice Chair of the Senate Finance Committee.  He’s also been appointed to the Full Appropriations Committee,the Appropriations Subcommittee on Public Safety and Judiciary, and the Senate Agriculture and Wildlife Committee.  “I’m extremely gratified to have […]

LCSO Deputy named Best of the Environmental Best

Pictured(L-R) Deputy Don Hudgins, Commissioner Marven Goodman and Sheriff DamonDevereaux

LCSO Deputy named Best of the Environmental Best

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 […]

City sales tax down for second straight month

City sales tax down for second straight month

For the second straight month, sales tax dollars are down for the City of Guthrie. The City of Guthrie Sales Tax Collection for December 2018 is $60,370.64, or 10.43 percent, less than want was collected in December 2017. For the first three months of the City’s budget year (fiscal year 2018-19) sales tax collections are […]

Sooner Success celebrates 16 years of serving families

This photo was taken in Ms. Oliver's classroom and shows GUES Principal Susan Davison, GUES teacher Ms. Oliver and Sooner SUCCESS Coordinator Brandy Parks.

Sooner Success celebrates 16 years of serving families

November 30 was Sooner SUCCESS Day in Oklahoma.  This year Sooner SUCCESS celebrated 16 years of serving families of children with special needs.  Sooner SUCCESS is a program of OU Children’s created with the purpose of providing community based support and service navigation for children with special needs. In honor of Sooner SUCCESS Day, the […]

Commissioners approve sidewalk application for Charter Oak Elementary; funding still unknown

Photo shows Charter Oak Road to the west and the proposed future site of a sidewalk to Douglas Blvd. Photo courtesy of Kathy Hayes.

Commissioners approve sidewalk application for Charter Oak Elementary; funding still unknown

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.

Watch: Cottonwood Creek bridge nears completion; ceremony held on bridge

Watch: Cottonwood Creek bridge nears completion; ceremony held on bridge

From a single log bridge in 1889 to a four-lane modern marvel, the Oklahoma Department of Transportation officially dedicated the new SH-33 Cottonwood Creek bridge in Guthrie with a ribbon cutting Tuesday afternoon. The almost $18 million bridge replacement and widening project is nearly complete with minimal lane closures remaining while the contractor finishes painting […]

Watch: BOCC establishes new EMS district name, board selection policy

Watch: BOCC establishes new EMS district name, board selection policy

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 […]

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