1:23 a.m. — Ambulance request, Rt. 3 Box 212 Empire
3:14 a.m. — Officer assist, U.S. Hwy 81 just south of Seminole Rd.
3:21 a.m. — Business alarm, Speedy G’s/ 102 Purdue St. Velma
10:56 a.m. — 911, 107 Comanche Dr. / Comanche
11:25 a.m. — Animal related, behind sale barn in Comanche
12:47 p.m. — Ambulance request, SH 7 east of 6 Mile Rd. EB
12:47 p.m. — Ambulance request, SH 7 somewhere between Duncan and Stephens Comanche Countyline/SH 7 just east of 6 Mile Rd.
1:49 p.m. — Fire, 1 mile north of Velma 3 east on Alma Rd. NS of road
3:54 p.m. — Animal related, 1/4 E on Irean from Old U.S. Hwy 81 NS
4:40 p.m. — Reckless Driver, SB btw Ninnekah and Rush Springs
6:08 p.m. — Non-injury accident, SH 29 by Superior
6:15 p.m. — Officer assist, 800 W. Cadoo
6:30 p.m. — Reckless driver, Cherokee and Oklahoma Hills Rd.
6:38 p.m. — Reckless driver, SB on U.S. Hwy 81 from Duncan
7:03 p.m. — Harrassment / threats, Rt. 2 Box 2041- Comanche
9:38 p.m. — Fire, Home Site Rd. near Clear Creek Lake
10:37 p.m. — Pursuit, SB on 7 mile from Central High
12:40 a.m. — Domestic disturbance, 805 N. C
1:12 a.m. — Domestic disturbance, 1201 S. Ninth
4:08 a.m. — Business alarm, 813 W, Bois D’ Arc / Get N Go
5:21 a.m. — Disturbing the peace, across the street from 515 W. Beech / 512 W. Beech
7:10 a.m. — Burglary auto, 206 E. Elm bld 6 apt 4, report filed
8:20 a.m. — Burglary auto, 409 N. E, report filed
9:29 a.m. — Rape, report filed
10:45 a.m. — Forgery, report filed
11:41 a.m. — Suspicious vehicle, 3102 W. Beech
11:56 a.m. — Welfare check, 13th and willow
12:29 p.m. — Residential alarm, 411 North I
1:12 p.m. — Burglary business, 502 E. Willow, report filed
2:19 p.m. — Theft, 518 W. Main / Danny’s Pawn
2:27 p.m. — Escort, Grantham’s Funeral Home
3:28 p.m. — Non-injury accident, Ace Hardware parkinglot/1713 N. U.S. Hwy 81
3:32 p.m. — Harassment, 206 E. Elm / bldg 9 / apt 5 / Elm Terrace, report filed
3:36 p.m. — EOD, DRH / room 6, reprt filed
3:39 p.m. — Non-injury accident, Mangum Tire Center
4:08 p.m. — Harassment, McDonalds parking lot
4:45 p.m. — Fight, 619 N. I, report filed
4:48 p.m. — Assault simple, DRH ER room E
4:58 p.m. — Animal vicious, 1212 W. Cypress, report filed
5:10 p.m. — Non-injury accident, U.S. Hwy 81 and Terry, report filed
5:25 p.m. — Burglary residence, 221 W. Willow
5:45 p.m. — Overdose, 1710 W. Plato/1103/Winds of Oaks
6:49 p.m. — Person in roadway, 500 block of Oak
7:02 p.m. — Person in roadway, 400 block of Oak
7:19 p.m. — Welfare check, 404 W. Willow
7:23 p.m. — Civil standby, 21 S. Ninth
7:33 p.m. — Disturbance, Dollar General / 1505 N. U.S. Hwy 81
7:45 p.m. — Business alarm, 901 W. Ash / First Baptist Church
8:09 p.m. — Theft, Days Inn Room 261
8:18 p.m. — Clear parking lot, Simmons Center Park
8:23 p.m. — Clear parking lot, 1829 U.S. Hwy 81 / Hibbetts Sports
9:43 p.m. — Fire, Homesite Rd. by Clear Creek Lake
10:51 p.m. — Welfare check, 421 S. 27th Apt 207 / Gardens Apts
11:50 p.m. — Person in roadway, Elk and Overland
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Golden Corral building remains vacant
In November 2012, Duncan’s Golden Corral closed its doors, leaving its building vacant on U.S. Highway 81.
More than a year later, the building still doesn’t have a new business. And it’s not the only building in such a condition. Buildings previously home to Hastings Entertainment and Goodies also remain vacant.
The gift of giving
Many young people have made out their list for Christmas, however, 11 Duncan Middle School students recently experienced the joy of giving rather than receiving.
Before Christmas each year, Love in Action, an organization through Eastside Church of Christ, makes aprons out of holiday themed fabric to take to nursing homes. This year, the group wasn’t able to purchase the fabric.
Jimmy’s Egg to arrive in March
Jimmy’s Egg is coming to Duncan.
In March, the breakfast and lunch restaurant will be taking over the old Legacy Bank location, just south of the Legacy Bank on U.S. Highway 81. This adds to other recent restaurant chains that have moved into Duncan in the past 12 months, including national chain Applebees Neighborhood Grill & Bar and Oklahoma chain Interurban.
Revolvers and Rhinestones to offer mounted shooting clinic
Cowboy mounted shooting is a fast-growing sport in the United States and now the Duncan community has the opportunity to learn skills from the best.
Revolvers and Rhinestones is presenting a Cowboy Mounted Shooting Clinic Dec. 20 with instructor Curt Moore. Beginning shooters, who have never shot off their horse, will be from 1-3 p.m. and intermediate shooters, who want to refine their skills, will be from 3-5 p.m. at the Stephens County Fair & Expo Center.
2014 proposed budget shows decrease in debt
The first draft of the proposed 2014 budget for the City of Duncan reflects a decline in debt and an increase in reserves.
Tuesday, members of the Duncan City Council reviewed the tentative budget, while City Manager Jim Frieda and City Financial Director Patti Clift discussed trends in the budgeting session and within various departments.
Police investigate theft at Cameron Measurements
Duncan police officers are investigating theft of steel stock and a 2006 Ford F-350 float bed pickup truck from Cameron Measurements.
Police are looking for three individuals who broke into the industrial business around 9 p.m. Sunday. The incident was reported before 8 a.m. Monday.
Two nights left to bid on Christmas Auction items
If you haven’t viewed the Christmas Auction yet this year, there are only two more nights to check out the many items up for bid.
Bids will be taken for various items from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. tonight and tomorrow and live viewing can be watched on Duncan Channel 10 or at duncanauction.org. Though several items have been sold, there are still plenty to catch your eye.
Outstanding warrant issued for third man in Comanche home invasion
Six felony charges have been filed and an outstanding warrant issued for a third Walters man thought to be involved in a January home invasion in Comanche.
Andrew Glenn Travis, 26, was identified by one of the arrested men as having driven the two men Jan. 29, to and from the home invasion. Charges against Travis include conjoin robbery, burglary in the first and second degrees, two charges of conspiracy, and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon. His bond has been set at $50,000.
Filing period ends, elections imminent
Marlow City Council, and Bray-Doyle and Central High school board will all have elections, while a new member will join the Duncan Board of Education uncontested.
The filing period for various school board positions and two Marlow City Council ward seats began Monday morning at the Stephens County Election Board Office. The period closed at 5 p.m. Wednesday. The election for those positions will be Feb. 11, 2014.
Demetra Cox was the only person to file for Office No. 4 of the Duncan Board of Education. The position is held by Lisa Presgrove, who has been on the board longer than any of the board’s other members.
Duncan man faces charge of bringing contraband into jail
A Duncan man, arrested for driving under the influence of drugs, received further charges after arriving at the Stephens County Jail, including the felony charge of introduction of controlled dangerous substance to penal facility.
Andrew Clint McCormick, 22, was arrested Friday, after being pulled over for speeding and failing to pass various sobriety tests. Officer Jason Downs was the arresting officer in the case against McCormick.
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