Stork’s Nest in Langston hosting breastfeeding seminar

Stork’s Nest in Langston hosting breastfeeding seminar

The Stork’s Nest in Langston is inviting interested mothers in breastfeeding to join them for a seminar this Saturday. The class will be presented by Rachel Nelson at the Salters Chapel AME Church, which is located at 119 E. Washington St. in Langston. Nelson is a 26-year-old wife and mother of an almost two-year-old nursing […]

Video: Council members share heated exchange

Video: Council members share heated exchange

The Guthrie city council shared some heated moments Tuesday night during their discussion regarding the City’s purchase and issuance of the Guthrie Police Department’s ammunition. In the July 2 council meeting, council member Don Channel questioned the police department’s ammunition purchasing practices and requested to discuss the topic at length. “The research that I’ve done, […]

FEMA approves Logan County for weather damage

FEMA approves Logan County for weather damage

OKLAHOMA CITY — Governor Kevin Stitt announced on Tuesday that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has approved the state’s request for disaster assistance for 41 counties, including Logan County, related to flooding and severe weather that occurred May 7 to June 9. The approval means federal funding is available to assist municipalities, counties, rural […]

Powell found guilty of manslaughter; avoids jail time

Powell found guilty of manslaughter; avoids jail time

After five years since the fatal vehicle accident that killed Maryah Sanchez, Paige Powell learned her fate on Tuesday afternoon in front of a packed Logan County courtroom. Powell and Sanchez, who were roommates for three months, were involved in a vehicle accident in the early morning hours of February 9, 2014 on U.S. Highway […]

Final pre-trial for Leforce heard; trial set for Aug. 6

Final pre-trial for Leforce heard; trial set for Aug. 6

In what is believed to be the final pre-trial hearing for Nathan Leforce, both attorney teams requested additional details on Monday before the start of the August 6 trial. Leforce, who is seen on body cam shooting and killing Logan County Deputy David Wade in 2017, sat at the defense table with his attorney team […]

ATV accident sends man to hospital by helicopter

ATV accident sends man to hospital by helicopter

A Logan County man was air lifted to a Oklahoma City hospital on Sunday evening following an ATV accident. Guthrie EMS, Logan County Sheriff’s Office and the Oklahoma Highway Patrol responded to Arrowhead Drive (north of Old Elm Court) in southern Logan County just after 7 p.m. According to an OHP trooper’s report, Robert Perkins, […]

David Wade Memorial Active Attack Conference set to begin

David Wade Memorial Active Attack Conference set to begin

Heartland Medical Direction, the Oklahoma Sheriff’s Association, and the Grady County EMS District are pleased to announce the first Active Attack Conference in Oklahoma.  July 22-24, at the Rose State Professional Training Center, leading experts from across the United States will be offering classes for local law enforcement, fire departments, emergency medical services and dispatchers.  […]

Major disaster declaration approved for April storm

Major disaster declaration approved for April storm

OKLAHOMA CITY – Governor Kevin Stitt today announced that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has approved the state’s request for disaster assistance for 18 counties, including Logan County, related to severe weather that occurred April 30-May 1. The approval means federal funding is available to assist municipalities, counties, rural electric cooperatives and the state […]

Delay causing College St. to remain close

Delay causing College St. to remain close

What was supposed to be two weeks has turned into multiple weeks of College Street being closed at Division Street. In late May, the railroad signal box at the intersection was damaged after a dump truck rolled into the box causing damage on the south side. College St. has been blocked off to pedestrians and […]

Deadline approaching to claim flood damage

Deadline approaching to claim flood damage

The deadline to register with FEMA for any damages from the recent flooding is July 31. You can register at any Disaster Resource Center (DRC). There will be a DRC in Kingfisher at the fairgrounds July 15 – 18 and July 26 – 30.  Currently 113 households have registered with FEMA from Logan County.  In addition, […]

Sen. Hall named to bipartisan Loft oversight committee

Sen. Hall named to bipartisan Loft oversight committee

State Sen. Chuck Hall, R- Perry, has been chosen to serve on a bipartisan, bicameral oversight committee for the Legislative Office of Fiscal Transparency (LOFT).  Creating the office was a top agenda goal during the 2019 Legislative Session in order to help improve government transparency and accountability.  Historically, legislators have had to rely on state […]

CASA for kids continues growth in Logan County

Sherry Murphy (left) and Jennifer Roysdon (right) stand with Judge Luke Duel in the Logan County Courtroom.

CASA for kids continues growth in Logan County

Thanks to two Guthrie residents, more children in Logan County will have an opportunity to have a caring adult come alongside them as they navigate the child welfare system. Judge Luke Duel swore in new CASAs (Court Appointed Special Advocates) Jennifer Roysdon and Sherry Murphy recently. They are the latest recruits to the local program […]

FEMA to setup Disaster Recovery Center in Guthrie

FEMA to setup Disaster Recovery Center in Guthrie

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will have a Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) setup for Friday, Saturday and Sunday for storm victims. The DRC is open to anyone that has suffered damages from the flooding and storm events over the last month in Logan County. The DRC will be setup in the east parking lot of […]

Watch: No resolutions for start, end times for GPS

Watch: No resolutions for start, end times for GPS

After nearly two hours of discussion on school transportation and looking at staggering the start and end times for Guthrie Public Schools, the only unanimous decision between school staff and Board of Education members was that there is no perfect scenario regardless of a future decision. The Monday special school board meeting looked at the […]

FOGAS needing help to foster dogs due to hoarding

FOGAS needing help to foster dogs due to hoarding

Friends of the Guthrie Animal Shelter is in critical need of finding dog fosters. The animal group is preparing to rescue several dogs in Logan County. Von Coburn tells Guthrie News Page the rescue team will be going on the hoarding mission on Tuesday. She says there are possibly up to 60 chiweenies dogs and […]

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