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  • 3-28 Crossman Nominees.jpg Crossman Award presentation today

    Today, one of five nominated senior students at Duncan High School will be named the Crossman recipient. The awards event is scheduled for 12:45 at the DHS auditorium.

    May 17, 2013 1 Photo

  • Cameron University School of Business Building to be named Cynthia S. Ross Hall

    The Cameron University School of Business Building will be re-named Cynthia S. Ross Hall, following approval Friday,  by the University of Oklahoma, Cameron University and Rogers State University Board of Regents. Regent Richard R. Dunning, Chairman, requested the name change in recognition of the extraordinary contributions made by Cameron President Cindy Ross over the past  11 years.

    May 12, 2013

  • Honoring mom at graduation.jpg Classmates remembered at B-D graduation

    For the Bray-Doyle Class of 2013, commencement Friday was an opportunity to honor the memory of two classmates whose lives were cut short before reaching graduation.

    May 12, 2013 5 Photos

  • Emerson Elementary joins in Land Run.jpg Emerson third graders learn Oklahoma land run history

    When state education standards change from PASS Objectives to Common Core, several things will be impacted, including the mock land runs performed at several Duncan elementary schools.

    May 12, 2013 1 Photo

  • V-A to consider employment contracts

    Several employment positions will be voted on during the Velma-Alma Board of Education’s regular meeting Monday.

    May 12, 2013

  • Dr. John McArthur.jpg McArthur to lead Cameron University

    On Friday, Dr. John McArthur was named Cameron University’s 17th president, effective July 1, 2013. He is replacing Dr. Cindy Ross, who earlier this year, announced her intention to retire this summer.

    May 12, 2013 1 Photo

  • Area graduations begin today

    Area graduations begin today with Bray-Doyle's Class of 2013 seniors, who will have commencement at 8 p.m. Also, Cameron University students will graduate at 7:30 and the commencement ceremony will be available via live stream on the Internet.

    May 10, 2013

  • Empire FFA banquet today

    The Empire High School FFA Chapter will hold its annual FFA banquet at 7 p.m. today, in the school cafetorium.

    May 9, 2013

  • Recycling lesson for students Mark Twain students get easy lesson in recycling

    Mark Twain students learned the ins and outs of recycling.

    April 29, 2013 1 Photo

  • Raising hands to ‘oklahoma rising’ Land Run Day makes Oklahoma history interactive

    There was a rumble of wagon wheels, cries of excitement and the stirring of dust when students from three Duncan elementaries reenacted one of Oklahoma’s most famous events.

    April 28, 2013 1 Photo


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