Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s 66th annual band camp recently attracted nearly 500 students from three states to the Weatherford campus for Oklahoma’s oldest and longest-running band camp.
Despite some rain during the evening hours, local residents flocked around Duncan and Marlow during the World’s Largest Garage Sale weekend that started this past Friday and lasted until Sunday for some area sales. The area saw a plethora of sales and even saw area kiddos out on the street m…
Passengers in the rear section of the B-29 "Doc" had to rely on a video screen to see the view from the front of the aircraft. The screen allowed passengers to watch the plane while landing at Terre Haute Regional Airport.
The B-29 "Doc" has side bubble windows that allowed side gunners to look out in front of the plane as well as behind, including seeing the plane's tail. This is a video from a flight aboard "Doc" after taking off from Terre Haute Regional Airport.
The top gunner on a B-29 had a full view of the aircraft, from the tail wing and all around the plane. This is the view aboard the B-29 "Doc" which took off from Terre Haute Regional Airport.
The rear of the B-29 was for the tail gunner, who would watch for approaching enemy aircraft while working a gun sight. This is the view aboard the B-29 "Doc" which took off from Terre Haute Regional Airport.
Summer nights burst into play as one Stephens County town celebrated their annual festival this past weekend. The Town of Velma hosted their Summerfest on Friday, July 9 at the Velma Picnic Grounds Humphrey Park. The annual event filled the park with fun for the entire family and featured li…
Food, fun and fireworks kicked off a night of family fun in Duncan on Saturday night with the annual Fourth of July Independence Day Celebration. This year's celebration took place at the Abe Raizen park and featured blowups, a concert with entertainment by Von Hawks Rising and fireworks tha…
This Week's Circulars
ADA [ndash] A private memorial service will be held for A. J. Stanfield who died Tuesday, July 27, 2021, at age 77 at home. A.J. was born Jan. 1, 1944, at home near Atwood, OK to Lois Etheredge Stanfield and Claud Samuel Stanfield. He was named in memory of his grandfather Jacob Arthur Stanf…
ADA [ndash] Graveside services for Virginia Lee Bowers, 99, of Ada were held Tuesday, July 27, 2021, at Rosedale Cemetery. Mrs. Bowers died Saturday, July 24, 2021, at a local hospital.
MENA [ndash]Mr. Robert Lee Medcalf, age 80, of Mena, Arkansas, passed away on Wednesday, July 21, 2021, at his home. On Aug. 8, 1940, he was born in Waurika, Oklahoma to Murray and Ruby (Haughey) Medcalf. Robert as well as many of the Medcalf siblings lived at the Ahloso "Y" area and the "Do…
ADA [ndash] Services for Jimmy Dwayne Crewse, 65 of Ada are 10 a.m. Friday, July 30, 2021, at Crosspointe Church, Pastor Chad Large will officiate. Burial will follow at Oakman Cemetery. Mr. Crewse died Sunday, July 25, 2021, at his home.
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