The winners of the 24th Annual Heart of Oklahoma Lake Run were Amanda Sherf in the female division and Aaron Sherf in the male division. Amanda ran the 5k in 19:56 and Aaron ran it in 17:48.

Wildflowers are still in bloom after record rains this spring. With summer officially here it may not be long before Oklahomans are looking for another drink from the sky.

This double bubble was no trouble for this girl who participated in a Solar System Tour at Purcell Public Library. Tour guides were from the Oklahoma Museum Network.

When Dusty Scott pushed over a large tree on his land southwest of Purcell, he uncovered this concrete slab, a veteran’s grave marker, upside down in the dirt.

There’s always time for a friendly hug as these three demonstrated at the Solar System Tour at Purcell Public Library on Tuesday.

Jude Leggett placed second in the National TSA Conference in Washington D.C. while Kash Guthmueller was third. With their TSA coach Paul Wollenberg, Guthmueller actually won the tournament bracket races with his CO2 dragster “Speedy.”

Jack Montgomery holds a frozen bubble during a Solar System Tour demonstration Tuesday at the Purcell Public Library.

Construction continues at Conger Field with part of the home stands taking shape.

Purcell City Manager Dale Bunn presents a check to Ryan Russ Wednesday for his participation in Oklahoma Municipal Power Authority’s (OMPA) Demand and Energy Efficiency Program (DEEP). Russ completed a lighting project to reduce summer peak electric demands and received matching funds from O…