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Politics and the Delta variant

In the spring, it seemed we had COVID-19 on the run. People discarded masks and tossed aside social distancing advice from the medical community. Some went so far as declaring the pandemic was …
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Sample ballots available for Washington special election

Sample ballots are now available for the October 12 Washington School Special Election. Voters can download a sample ballot using the State Election Board’s OK Voter Portal at …
Purcell OK Education

5 questions with Tina Swayze

Editor’s note: Answering  The Purcell Register’s five questions this week is Tina Swayze, principal at Purcell Intermediate School. Q: You left the district for a time and then …
Purcell OK Events

McClain County Fair 2021

Lexington Homecoming 2021

News from the City of Purcell

Abandonment of Refrigerators and Iceboxes in Places Accessible to Children Any person, firm, or corporation who abandons or discards in any place accessible to children any refrigerator, icebox, …

Courthouse News

The following persons have been charged by the State of Oklahoma with traffic or other violations or have filed other court actions in McClain County District Court between September 2-8, …

Sports
Dragons cage Bulldogs, 32-18
Meeker’s Bulldogs ran into a buzz saw in Purcell senior Creed Smith last Friday night when the Dragons pinned a 32-18 loss on …
First half: 55 points, 425 yards
To say Washington dismantled Lindsay last Friday night would be an understatement. After putting up 35 first quarter points, the …
Wayne rolls over Lexington
The Wayne defense continues to play at a high level for head coach Brandon Sharp and staff. They leaned on their swarming defense …
Lex HC Friday eve
Lexington will host Bridge Creek in the 2021 fall homecoming tilt Friday night. Kick off is set for 7:30 with the queen coronation set …
Purcell hands Lex 10-2 loss
Purcell pinned a 10-2 loss on the Lexington Lady Bulldogs at Lexington last Tuesday pounding out 12 hits. Ella Resendiz swatted a …
Lex bests Mangum, 4-2
Lexington topped Mangum 4-2 last Thursday in the Sterling Tournament last weekend thanks to the bat of Cora Vazquez. She went yard …
Obituaries
Michael Christopher Bullock departed this earthly life on September 5, 2021 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, at the age of 54 years 9 months 13 days. Graveside services were held  Saturday, September …
A Celebration of Life Memorial Service for Billy J. Kennedy, 77, was held Tuesday, September 14, 2021 at the Wilson-Little Funeral Home Chapel. Services were under the direction of the Wilson-Little …
Tyler DWayne Lowe-Brock died September 3, 2021 east of Lexington at the age of 25 years 11 months 23 days. Funeral Services were held Friday, September 10, 2021 at the Wanette First Baptist Church. …
Curtis Ray Oliver of Chickasha was born on April 9, 1937 in Byars, Oklahoma, to Lloyd and Marie (Fraizer) Oliver. He passed away on Monday, September 6, 2021 in his home at the age of 84 …
Donna Lynn Smith died September 4, 2021 in Norman, Oklahoma, at the age of 69 years 4 months. A Celebration of Life service was held Saturday, September 11, 2021 at the Lexington Senior Citizens …
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Editorial
Oh what a tangled web we weave when first we start to deceive. Those words seem to resonate more today than ever. The latest is the federal government’s picking and choosing what laws it …
Happy birthday to Kristin Kotecki, Ryan Abney, Hazel Yoakum, Velda Peck, Kathryn  Ratliff, Melena Jones, Sue Mize, Carol Bennett, Duvi Diaz, Jade Chaples, Rocky Bates, Agnes Belfiore, Mary Ille, …
Since we opened gifts on Christmas morning there was a rule when I was growing up you could open one present on Christmas Eve. This particular year the main gift I had asked for was a Robot …
Happy birthday to Bill Hancock, Les Hudson, Dr. Timothy W. Smith, Brian Gantz, Vernon Brady, Rick Mabry, Dylan Abney, Rylee Abney, Tyler Abney, Pam Fox, Melissa Mabry, Cristobal Cruz, Julie Jones …
Washington’s Board of Education and Superintendent Chris Reynolds are seeking support from their school patrons for an important school bond election coming in October. Among projects …
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