Guthrie recognized at 2019 Oklahoma State Arbor Week Kickoff Celebration

Guthrie recognized at 2019 Oklahoma State Arbor Week Kickoff Celebration

The City of Guthrie was recognized by Oklahoma Forestry Services and the Oklahoma Urban and Community Forestry Council for achieving national certification from the Arbor Day Foundation. Communities, universities and utility companies can earn this special recognition by accomplishing specific criteria related to planting and caring for trees, woodlands and community forests. Guthrie was among […]

Guthrie’s run in the Strongest Town contest comes to an end

Guthrie’s run in the Strongest Town contest comes to an end

The further you advance in bracket play, the more painful it comes when you are eliminated from competition. Unfortunately, Guthrie is feeling the emotion of defeat. After back-to-back wins in the fourth annual strongest town competition, Guthrie came up short in the Final Four. Pensacola, Florida compiled 64 percent of the vote to move on […]

CASA announces lunch and learn opportunities in Logan County

CASA announces lunch and learn opportunities in Logan County

CASA for Kids in Payne and Logan Counties will host several lunch and learn sessions on April 9 and 24 as well as May 9. Each session is an informal opportunity for citizens to learn more about CASA for Kids and how their volunteers are helping abused and neglected children in Logan County. Each session […]

New CASA volunteers sworn in to advocate for children

Pictured (L-R) is Mandy Bradley, Judge Louis Duel, Chris Hirzel and Rick White.

New CASA volunteers sworn in to advocate for children

Judge Louis Duel swore in three individuals on Wednesday as CASA volunteers—court-appointed special advocates for abused and neglected children. The newly appointed CASA volunteers included Mandy Bradley, Chris Hirzel and Rick White. Family and friends gathered in the Logan County Court House to watch the volunteers take an oath promising to advocate for the best […]

MTC board members take their oath of office

MTC board members take their oath of office

Sherri Huneycutt administers the oath of office to Lorrie Janzen and Dr. Joe Williams, who were recently elected to the Meridian Technology Center Board of Education. Janzen will begin serving her first full term and Williams is starting his fourth term of service. The Meridian district is divided into five geographic areas. Meridian’s board members […]

Man dies in southern Logan County following vehicle accident

Man dies in southern Logan County following vehicle accident

A Guthrie man died in a single vehicle accident early Wednesday morning near a well-known intersection. According to a collision report by the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, a 2002 Chevrolet driven by Howard Wiley was eastbound on Charter Oak and departed the roadway to the left for an unknown reason. The vehicle struck a culvert causing […]

Embezzlement charge filed on former Coyle mayor

Embezzlement charge filed on former Coyle mayor

The findings of a 2018 state audit has led to a felony embezzlement charge on a former mayor for the Town of Coyle. The Logan County District Attorney’s Office filed the charge on Tuesday against 54-year-old Kristie Ranee Schroeder. According to a court document, John Schroeder, husband of then Mayor Kristie Schroeder, was awarded the […]

April 2nd Election: All the voting information you need

April 2nd Election: All the voting information you need

Voters will go to the polls Tuesday for 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 Town of Marshall, Logan County Election Board Secretary Sheleen Winscott said […]

Family Dollar changing over to Dollar Tree

Family Dollar changing over to Dollar Tree

Family Dollar will be leaving Guthrie, but Dollar Tree will not be too far behind at the same location on S. Division Street. Earlier this month, Dollar Tree announced they would convert about 200 Family Dollar stores to the Dollar Tree banner this year, including the Guthrie location. The Chesapeake, Virginia-based Dollar Tree bought its […]

The RoundUp: Local Legislators discuss the first six weeks at the State Capitol

The RoundUp: Local Legislators discuss the first six weeks at the State Capitol

Chris Evans visits with Rep. Garry Mize, Rep. John Pfeiffer and Senator Chuck Hall on the first six weeks of the legislative session on The Roundup. Each legislator discusses the big issues taking place inside the State Capitol. The Roundup is a City of Guthrie production in partnership with Guthrie News Page. If you prefer […]