Tuesday, Dec. 4
12:20 a.m. — Suspicious Vehicle, Rice Rd
1:01 a.m. — Welfare Check, 3405 Cache rd Lawton
2:37 a.m. — Person in Roadway, between 10th and 11th on Willow
5:30 a.m. — Vehicle in Roadway, Bypass and Elk
7:45 a.m. — Animal Complaint, 1212 North Hwy 81/Eric's Total Auto Care (Across from Hastings)
7:50 a.m. — Notification, no address shown on map/911 call
7:58 a.m. — Non injury accident, Comanche Lake Rd, 1 mi South of Hwy 7
8:31 a.m. — Transport, SCSO to Municipal Court
8:32 a.m. — Theft, 1109 South 14th, report filed
8:44 a.m. — Notification, 906 N. C/911 call address obtained from map
9:17 a.m. — Reckless Driving, Bypass and Plato
9:41 a.m. — Welfare Check, 517 N. First St./next door at vacant house/911 call
9:42 a.m. — Notification, 407 North 21st / 911 call
11:26 a.m. — Incident, 906 North C
11:52 a.m. — Fight, 421 South 27 E7 / 911 Call, map did not plot
12:57 p.m. — Welfare Check, 3960 North Hwy 81
1:44 p.m. — Incident, 1105 Duncan
1:47 p.m. — Incident, 509 North L
2:05 p.m. — Fire, Walmart Parking/911 call
2:05 p.m. — Animal Complaint, 519 North 1st
2:33 p.m. — Accident, Elk Plaza Parking Lot / R and S # 3
2:40 p.m. — Animal Complaint, C and Elm
2:43 p.m. — Notification, Phase II 911 call w/ open field
3:34 p.m. — Accident involving City Vehicle, 8th and Elder
4:03 p.m. — Theft, 1710 W. Plato/Winds of Oaks, report filed
4:28 p.m. — Theft, 1402 S. 7th, report filed
4:38 p.m. — Vandalism Residence, 2406 County Club/Magnolia Manor apt 17
5 p.m. — Accident, 12th and main
5 p.m. — Accident, 12th and main, report filed
5:06 p.m. — Burglary Auto, report filed
5:36 p.m. — Burglary Auto, 1204 W. Oak, report filed
6:28 p.m. — Reckless Driving, Fifth and Plato
6:35 p.m. — Welfare Check, 211 E. Chestnut/Chisholm Corner, report filed
7:23 p.m. — Fight, 13th between Main and Willow
7:45 p.m. — Burglary Residence, 420 North A
7:52 p.m. — Reckless Driving, 1845 N. U.S. Hwy 81/Walmart
8:10 p.m. — Accident, 1817 N. U.S. Hwy 81/Mcdonalds parking lot, report filed
8:16 p.m. — Notification, DRH ER, report filed
11:23 p.m. — Person in Roadway, Sixth between Walnut and Oak
11:46 p.m. — Incident, 814 Cherry
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Waurika City Commissioners reinstate Brown
Chuck Brown was somewhat surprised early last week when the Waurika City Commissioners voted to terminate him from the position of city manager.
Brown was very surprised four days later to learn he had been “un-terminated” and restored to the city manager position.
Awards handed out at livestock show
Winners were announced and students walked away vests and plaques at the end of the week-long 76th annual Stephens County Junior Livestock Show, which ended Friday.
Following the award ceremony, the premium sale began as livestock was auctioned off.
Stephens County Fair Board secretary Kathy Shorter said funds for the sale are gathered through the different clubs in support of the students in the competition.
School boards to meet Monday
Bray-Doyle, Central High and Velma-Alma public schools will meet at their respective superintendents’ offices at 6:30 p.m. Monday.
Velma-Alma’s school board will discuss possible re-employment of certified teachers and staff for next school year and possible approval of a senior trip to Medieval Times in May
Today marks beginning of Daylight Savings Time
Daylight Savings Time began in the early hours today as clocks were set forward one hour.
Clocks were skipped ahead from 2 a.m. to 3 a.m. and won’t be set back again until Nov. 2 when Daylight Savings Time ends.
DPD aims to fill five staff vacancies
The Duncan Police Department is looking for five new officers.
Of the department’s 43 patrol officers, two are females and one is Hispanic. There are no African-American officers.
The city’s search for five new officers includes anyone who is qualified, said Chief of Police Daniel Ford.
Forestry service selling seedlings to public
The Oklahoma Forestry Service will offer the gift of seedlings to the public.
The service, which sells seedlings on its website throughout the year, will come to Duncan to sell seedlings and give Duncan residents a chance to speak to their forester, Kevin Keys, in person during the sale on Thursday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Stephens County Conservation District Office at 3901 W. Beech Ave.
Half-cent sales tax approval urged for city’s growth
Twenty years have passed since the City of Duncan passed a half-cent sales tax to establish a foundation to strengthen the local economy.
Lyle Roggow, president of the Duncan Area Economic Development Foundation, and Ben Herrington, DAEDF Board chairman, spoke Thursday on the need to continue the sales tax to keep the economy strong.
Junior livestock show finishes Friday night
The 76th Stephens County Junior Livestock Show concludes tonight with the awards presentation at 6 and the bonus sale at 6:30 at the county fairgrounds and expo center.
On Thursday, the doe meat goat show, wether meat goat show, steer show and heifer show were held.
Church Women United organization to celebrate World Day of Prayer
Christian women from various denominations will celebrate their beliefs by coming together this morning to pray.
The local Church Women United organization is set to meet at 9:30 a.m. today in the First Christian Church for fellowship and a program. Today is the 2014 World Day of Prayer, which brings women from all denominations together. The local effort is headed by Church Women United.
Baseball teams remember Chris Lane in Ada
One by one, they stopped playing or coaching and walked past the media to talk about Chris Lane.
Guess you could say he was on everybody’s mind Wednesday, especially the 40 or so players from Redlands Community College and East Central University.
They were all wearing Chris Lane’s numbers on the ECU diamond.
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