As the June 26 Stephens County Primary for Commissioner of District No. 1 approaches, one of the Republican candidates that is running is quite known locally. Duncan native Kreg Murphree, former owner of Murph’s Guns, is one of four Republican candidates voters will see on the ballot on Tuesday.
The first annual Boots and Pearls Gala, benefiting the American Cancer Society, raised over $15,000 Friday night at the Duncan Golf and Tennis Club.
The Oklahoma House of Representatives spent the majority of Tuesday advocating for victims. Rep. Scott Biggs, (R-District 51, Oklahoma) had three major bills including “Marcy’s Law”, also known as HJR 1002, which passed with a 90-5 and had it’s first read on the Oklahoma Senate Floor on Wednesday.
With the first week of the 56th Legislation Session finished, Rep. Scott Biggs got House Bill 1005 passed through committee, and it will be considered on the floor on Monday morning.
Rep. Scott Biggs has filed over 40 bills, but one of the first that he filed for the 2017 Legislative Session is an act relating to crimes and punishments for rape in the first or second degree.
A bill authored for the 2017 legislative session may help curb increased seismic activity in Oklahoma while offering a new revenue stream for the state.
Voter fraud and protection have been a hot topic of conversation as of late, and a Grady County state representative has set out to solve any potential issues in Oklahoma.
This Week's Circulars
ADA [ndash] Phyllis "Ruth" Huckeby, 79, of Ada, Oklahoma passed away Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Ada. Arrangements are pending with Estes-Phillips Funeral Home. For up-to-date service information, please follow us on Facebook at Estes Phillips Funeral Home.
ADA [ndash] Samora Carlis, infant child of Rachel and Eric Carlis passed away Friday, July 23, 2021, in Ada, Oklahoma. Arrangements are pending with Estes-Phillips Funeral Home. For up-to-date service information please follow us on Facebook at Estes Phillips Funeral Home.
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.
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