The Purcell Class of 2020 practiced social distancing while prepping for graduation at practice last Friday morning at Conger Field.

Purcell High School class of 2020 graduates file onto Conger Field Friday night for graduation ceremonies with their face masks.

Organizers with Operation Underground Railroad (OUR) hosted an event called Rise Up for Children Thursday in Purcell. The purpose of the demonstration was to bring attention to human trafficking. OUR was founded in 2013 by former Department of Homeland Security Special Agent Tim Ballard. Mor…

Barbara Smith took her turn last week handing out summer food products at Purcell Elementary School. The program runs through July 31.

Curtis Conway has his work cut out for him trying to keep all the grass mowed in the Purcell School District. Hot weather coupled with some unexpected July rain has the Bermuda growing like crazy.

A kayaker has set aside his paddle and drifts toward shore at Purcell Lake. Kayak rentals are now available at the lake, increasing the park’s recreational opportunities.

Why did the geese cross the road? They were following the leader. An adult Canada goose leads her half-grown flock across the pavement at Purcell Lake.

The Cleveland County Indians won the MYBA Summer Sizzler baseball tournament over the weekend. Pictured are, from top left, Easton Fallwell, Sam Brooks, Sam Howe, Shane Huffman and Zach Martinez.On the front row are, from left Jack Montgomery, Haze Baker, Gage Vincent, Daeton Burton and Brod…

A crepe myrtle blooms over the top of a wooden fence.