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Parts of the Heart of Oklahoma received almost four inches of rain the final two days of 2020 but for the most part missed out on the big snow that fell as far south as Norman.The generous amount of … more
The Oklahoma State Department of Health has launched an online portal for Oklahomans to pre-register for their COVID-19 vaccines. Residents who are eligible for the vaccine will be notified … more
COVID-19 vaccines are being administered at the McClain County Health Department by appointment only. When contacted Monday morning staff at the Purcell facility said they were already booked for … more
Lt. Steve McMahan and the McClain County Sheriff’s Department are investigating a shooting on Interstate 35 Thursday morning. Units from the sheriff’s department answered a “shots fired” … more
Last Sunday’s sermon at Union Hill Baptist Church was the Rev. Barry McConathy’s swan song from the pulpit he occupied for more than 21 years.The 64-year-old pastor retired  from the active … more
Monday morning Landy Offolter will begin Phase 2 of a law enforcement career 42 years in the making.That morning, he will join other McClain County officials in District Judge Leah Edwards’ … more
Every year at this time we go through the files of the previous 52 weeks trying to decide what the number one story of the year is and the nine or so subsequent top stories of the year.This year the … more
Editor’s note: The Purcell Register has introduced a feature in which civic leaders and others will answer five questions. The following were answered by Kem Scully, CEO/CNO at Purcell Municipal … more
Westbrook Gardens Community Manager Sally Perry has confirmed 50 residents and staff have been given the Pfizer COVID vaccine.Perry was contacted December 20 and told the team from the Oklahoma State … more
Call it a God thing, if you will.It’s as good an explanation as you will find.There was the Rev. Dr. Tim Smith, a born and bred Texan, pastoring East Mountain Baptist Church near Longview.It was in … more
The year 2021 will begin with a holiday for many area residents.Friday is New Year’s Day.City offices in Purcell, Lexington, Goldsby, Washington and Wayne will join state and federal offices in … more
A reporter’s error in last week’s Purcell Register said the McClain County Courthouse will be closed December 31.Courthouse officials have confirmed the courthouse will not be closed December 31 … more
This really is “the most wonderful time of the year.” Just like the song says. To discern just how wonderful, talk to kids. That’s what The Purcell Register did on a visit to Wayne … more
Editor’s note: The Purcell Register has introduced a feature in which civic leaders and others will answer five questions. The following were answered by Purcell Parks & Recreation Director … more
A semi-trailer truck fire in the southbound lanes of Interstate 35 closed the highway down for two hours and 14 minutes Saturday evening.Purcell firefighters responded to the fire that was fully … more
Purcell’s City Council voted unanimously Monday night to request mask wearing in the corporate limits of Purcell in an effort to battle the spread of COVID-19.It was a special called joint meeting … more
Got that holiday feeling?Maybe a look at closings in the next two weeks will help get you in the mood.The holiday season officially begins Friday for Lexington Schools and Monday for Washington and … more
Numbers can be a tricky thing.Just ask Peggy Christian, the face of McClain County Operation Christmas.On Friday the holiday charity sent 171 food baskets out the door at the Multi-Purpose Center.Now … more
Purcell picked up .9” of rain early Sunday morning before the precipitation turned into snow.The snow fell most all day but there were no accumulations on Purcell City Streets and very little on … more
A trio of special presentations had the attention of Purcell school board members at Monday’s meeting.Carol Testa, the district’s athletic director, shared news of a live-streaming service that … more
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