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Lions Club Holds Regular Tuesday Meeting With Speaker Jim Wasson

Jim Pickard, President of the local Cushing Chapter of Lions Club International, called the meeting to order today at 12:18 p.m. The agenda started with song and pledge by Lion Jerry Snider. This was followed by prayer requests for some families in Cushing. Russ Thurman led the prayer.

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Cushing Prison Inmate Charged With Meth Possession

Cushing Prison Inmate Charged With Meth Possession An inmate in the Cimarron Correctional Facility was charged today with possessing the drug, methamphetamine, inside the Cushing prison in January.

Cushing Man Gets Probation In Second Burglary

A Cushing man -- who was already on probation for breaking into a business at 4001 N. Little in 2012 -- has been placed on five years' probation for breaking into a house in the 4400 block of N. Little where $1,000 in cash and items were taken in April.

Cushing Police and Fire Department Reports 8/18/14 - 8/19/14

Cushing Police and  Fire Department Reports 8/18/14 - 8/19/14

Cushing Woman Admits Concealing Stolen Items & Shoplifting

A Cushing woman has admitted concealing a tomahawk, cologne and several shirts, all stolen from a Cushing man in April, and shoplifting from two Cushing stores on the same day in June.

Harmony Road And Highway 33 Accident

Harmony Road And Highway 33 Accident According to Oklahoma Highway Patrol reports at 2:02 (pm) this afternoon an accident occurred. It happened when the 2007 Kenworth concrete truck that was being driven by Terry Pruitt (48), Sapulpa, was east bound on Highway 33 while the 2007 Ford F150 Truck driven by Jedidiah Cross (29), Cushing, was north bound. Cross was stopped at the stop sign on Harmony Road when Pruitt's vehicle attempted to make the turn south onto Harmony Road. Cross's vehicle backed up to give the 2007 Kenworth Concrete Truck more room to make the turn. However, the concrete truck was traveling too fast to properly make the turn and consequently overturned, striking Cross's vehicle.

Cushing Police And Fire Department Reports 8/15/14 - 8/18/14

Cushing Police And Fire Department Reports 8/15/14 - 8/18/14

Woman Gets 25-Year Prison Term For Cushing Armed Robbery

A Perkins woman was given a 25-year prison term Friday for robbing a Cushing business at knifepoint -- while she was on probation for robbing three Stillwater businesses at knifepoint.

Cushing Police Remind Everyone To Plan Ahead As We Look To The Start Of A New School Year

Cushing Police Remind Everyone To Plan Ahead As We Look To The Start Of A New School Year On Wednesday, August 20, 2014, Cushing Public Schools, will kick off another school year. In attempts to ensure the safety of our students, parents, and motoring public, the Cushing Police Department will have an increased law enforcement presence throughout our community.

Possible Purchase of New Playground Equipment on Cushing Board of Commissioners Agenda

Possible Purchase of New Playground Equipment on Cushing Board of Commissioners Agenda Cushing Board of Commissioners will discuss and possibly approve new playground equipment at the regular monthly meeting to be held Monday evening at at 7 p.m. in City Hall. Also on the agenda - consideration and action on granting a conditional use permit for the purpose of constructing a hotel on East Main. This meeting is open to the public.

What's Happening This Weekend?

What's Happening This Weekend? Here are some happenings around the area this weekend.  Mark your calendars.

Cushing Police and Fire Department Reports 8/14/14 - 8/15/14

  Cushing Police and Fire Department Reports 8/14/14 - 8/15/14



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River Of Life Christian Center Talent Show

River Of Life Christian Center Talent Show The River of Life Christian Center, located at 521 E. Broadway, Drumright, Ok will be holding a talent show on Sunday, August 24, 2014. The talent show will begin at 6:00 p.m.

August Lunch & Learn At Hillcrest Hospital Of Cushing

Hillcrest Hospital of Cushing is hosting August's Lunch & Learn on Wednesday, August 13, 2014 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the Auxillary Education Room, 1027 E. Cherry.

New Cushing Alumni Officers Announced

New Cushing Alumni Officers Announced CHS Alumni members met Tuesday evening in the Alumni Hall to elect the next group of officers who are now tasked with taking care of alumni business and the planning of the 2015 All Class Reunion that is traditionally held annually on Memorial Day Weekend.

Lions Holds Regular Tuesday Meeting

Lions Holds Regular Tuesday Meeting Jim Pickard, President of the local Cushing Chapter of Lions Club International, called his meeting to order today at 12:13 p.m. The agenda started with song and pledge By Lion Jerry Snider. This was followed by prayer requests and a prayer led by Lion Russ Thurman and an introduction of guests.

LoveINC in Need of Food Pantry Donations

LoveINC in Need of Food Pantry Donations According to Amy Jones, Executive Director of LoveINC, the Food Pantry at LoveInc is "extremely low" due to a large increase in need.  Jones is requesting the help of citizens, churches and civic organizations to replenish depleted stocks of needed food and toiletry items.

New Students Can Learn About Becoming Meridian Made Before School Begins At Orientation Scheduled For August 12

New Students Can Learn About Becoming Meridian Made Before School Begins At Orientation Scheduled For August 12 New students attending Meridian Technology Center have the chance to get a jump-start on becoming Meridian Made on August 12 with New Student Orientation.

Practical Nursing Students Graduate From Meridian Technology Center

Practical Nursing Students Graduate From Meridian Technology Center Practical Nursing students from Meridian Technology Center were recently recognized for completing their career training.

General Surgeon Joins Utica Park Clinic in Cushing

General Surgeon Joins Utica Park Clinic in Cushing General Surgeon Gary Cole, DO, joined Utica Park Clinic in Cushing on July 28.

Radiologic Technology Students Complete Training at MTC

Radiologic Technology Students Complete Training at MTC Meridian Technology Center recently graduated students from the Radiologic Technology Program.

Meridian Technology Center and Stillwater Chamber Partner for HR Matters Series; “Managing Difficult Performance Reviews”

As a manager, it’s critical that you say these words on occasion: “We need to discuss your performance.” Unfortunately, this statement brings discomfort to managers at every level.

Meridian Student Wins National Prize With Career Safety Video

Meridian Student Wins National Prize With Career Safety Video Roper Freeman, a Digital Media student at Meridian Technology Center, was recently awarded second place for his submission to the National Youth Safety Video Contest sponsored by CareerSafe.

Lions Club Holds Regular Tuesday Meeting

Lions Club Holds Regular Tuesday Meeting Jim Pickard, President of the local Cushing Chapter of Lions Club International, called his meeting to order today at 12:16 p.m.