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One hour after opening its doors to the public on Friday morning, Domino’s Pizza was treated to a ribbon cutting by the Heart of Oklahoma Chamber of Commerce. Owner Bill Anderson, third from left, wielded the scissors. The pizzeria at 1913 S. Green Ave., offers carry out and delivery.

Guest speaker Sgt. David Keith Williams was among 38 veterans honored Monday in Purcell High School’s annual Veterans Day Assembly.

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported investigating a fatality accident Sunday night in Wayne.

Purcell firefighters Quinn Kroth and Kent Meeker sit down for breakfast at Delta Head Start Tuesday with Madilyn, Jaklynn and Vada.

For Purcell physician Dr. Bryan Dye, putting away the razor on November 1 isn’t simply to let the whiskers grow.

Purcell Det. Sgt. Scott Stephens sits down with Emilio Tuesday for Breakfast with Buddies at Delta Head Start.

McClain County Operation Christmas 2019 isn’t quite in the bag yet.

The Board of Education of Wayne Public School District hereby announces that statutorily qualified individuals interested in running as a cand…

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McClain County voters said an overwhelming no to a new Public Safety Complex Tuesday with nearly 80 percent of the votes cast against the bond issue.

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McClain County’s measure to pay for a new jail and public safety center isn’t your typical bond issue.

Senior marching band and color guard members participated in senior night Friday night at Conger Field. Purcell Bands Director David Hilger sa…

A recent unreported incident at the Purcell Police Department is drawing public interest. City officials and the Purcell Police are not commen…

At least five different offices in the McClain County Courthouse took advantage of the Halloween Holiday to don costumes last Thursday. From l…

The Dragon Pride Marching Band entertained the crowd with a dazzling halftime performance.

The annual Veterans Day observance sponsored by the Purcell High School National Honor Society will be Monday.

The nation will observe Veterans Day on Monday with speeches and laying of wreaths in cemeteries across the country.

Some, but not all, will observe Veterans Day on Monday with a day off from work.

Discussion of probable water rate hikes during the Purcell Public Works Authority meeting Monday evening left at least two of the trustees wit…

The McClain County Courthouse was forced to close last Friday in the midst of two jury trials due to electrical problems.

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The McClain County Courthouse was forced to close Friday in the midst of two jury trials due to electrical problems.

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As McClain County continues to grow, the need for additional jail space and state-of-the-art communication equipment is a must to insure safet…

Age and gravity are taking a toll on a unique Lexington landmark.

Halloween decorations dot the yard of the Bruce Gray family on Main Street in Purcell.

Central Oklahoma needed a good rain and it got a soaking last Wednesday through Friday.

It’s that time of year.

Purcell High School students were visited by multiple state officials Monday including, from left, Sen. Paul Scott, State Secretary of Native …

The Purcell Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) is sponsoring the Annual Turkey Trot Fun Run on Friday, November 8.

Oklahoma Secretary of Agriculture Blayne Arthur addressed Purcell High School students Monday in the Agriculture Education barn. Students were…

A 3-day filing period will open December 2 for Graham Fishburn’s seat on the Purcell City Council and Tracy Folsom’s seat on the Purcell Publi…

Jessi Parker (with scissors) and Curt Carwile (on her right) with Belle Starr Saloon recently became new members of the Heart of Oklahoma Cham…

A McClain County jury found Floyd J. Ball Jr., guilty of kidnapping, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, aggravated assault and batte…

Purcell High School hosted two members of Gov. Kevin Stitt’s cabinet. Oklahoma Secretary of Agriculture Blayne Arthur (right) was joined by Pu…

Giant Black Cats have been roaming the North 8th Street area in preparation of Halloween.

The City of Purcell is accepting bids for a new restroom planned near the Rotary Pavilion at Purcell Lake.

First responders answered a call for a roll over accident at the 82 mile marker Southbound on I-35 Monday morning. The accident occurred just …

Kaylynn Ryan was crowned queen Friday night during Wayne homecoming ceremonies while Billy Montgomery was named king. The flower girl was Brin…

The Wayne homecoming court included, from left, Haiden Parker, Austin Box, Bailey Kennedy, James Spencer, Raedyn Dean, Bryar Norman, queen Kay…

Due to the prediction of inclement weather Tuesday, the downtown trick-or-treating has been moved.

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The National Weather Service in Norman reported there were two confirmed tornadoes in the Wanette area Sunday night.

The McClain County Detention Center is licensed by the state to house 53 prisoners.

Whether luck of the draw or the hand of the Lord God at work, a missionary team from Purcell’s Memorial Assembly of God didn’t build just anot…

Purcell Police investigated a two-vehicle injury accident at the intersection of 180th and SH 74 just after 8 a.m. Monday. Investigating offic…