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Stillwater Man Gets Jury-Recommended 45-year Prison Term For Meth Possession

District Judge Phillip Corley has given a jury-recommended 45-year term of incarceration to an ex-convict for possessing methamphetamine with intent to distribute the drug in Stillwater and a concurrent 10-year term for possessing a rifle -- four months after he was released from prison on three other Payne County drug charges.

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Yale Woman Ordered Tried on Assault and Battery Charge

A Yale woman accused of propelling her car three times into a vehicle driven by a Cushing man has been ordered to stand trial on a charge of assault and battery with her car as a dangerous weapon.

Cushing Ex-con Admits Stealing Man's Wallet at Store

A Cushing woman who served prison sentences for workers’ compensation fraud in Payne County and various crimes in Tulsa County had admitted stealing a man’s wallet containing about $700 in cash at a Cushing convenience store.

Cushing Police and Fire Department Reports 05/22/15 - 05/26/15

Cushing Police and Fire Department Reports 05/22/15 - 05/26/15

Cushing Prison Inmate Accused Of Cell Phone Possession Due In Court

A convicted armed robber and drug offender from Oklahoma City has been ordered to appear in Payne County District Court on Friday with an attorney on a felony charge of possessing two cell phones, which are considered contraband, in the Cimarron Correctional Facility in Cushing on Oct. 1, 2014.

Woman Admits Setting Fire to Three Cars in Cushing Driveway

A woman who admitted her role in setting fire to three cars in a Cushing driveway has been ordered to pay $16,909 restitution jointly with her two co-defendants as part of a plea bargain to be placed on probation for five years under a deferred sentence.

Cushing Alumni Enjoy a Packed Schedule

Cushing Alumni Enjoy a Packed Schedule It's been Alumni Week in Cushing and that means there were a lot of familiar faces swapping stories and sharing memories yesterday at Alumni Hall in downtown Cushing.

A Case for Kids Family Fun Festival and 5K Walk or Run

A “Case for Kids” Family Fun Festival and 5K Walk/Run is slated for Saturday May 30th (2015) at Boomer Lake in Stillwater.  

It's Here! Happy Memorial Day Weekend Everyone!

It's Here!  Happy Memorial Day Weekend Everyone! Memorial Day weekend is a time of family gatherings, high school reunions and the official kick off of summer. The KUSH family would like to wish everyone a safe and happy holiday weekend, along with these friendly reminders and possible things to do:

Cushing Police and Fire Department Reports 05/21/15 - 05/22/15

Cushing Police and Fire Department Reports 05/21/15 - 05/22/15

Perkins Ex-con Jailed on Felony Shoplifting Charge

 Perkins Ex-con Jailed on Felony Shoplifting Charge An ex-convict, who moved to Perkins after he was released from prison about three years ago, has been jailed on a felony charge accusing him of stealing clothing and a pair of shoes, with a total value of more than $500, from Belk’s department store in Stillwater on May 11.

Convicted Rapist Arrested on Charge of Violating Safety Zone by Entering Boomer Lake Park Now Jailed on $200,000 Bail on Charge of Enticing Child

Convicted Rapist Arrested on Charge of Violating Safety Zone by Entering Boomer Lake Park Now Jailed on $200,000 Bail on Charge of Enticing Child A Stillwater man who is a convicted rapist, burglar and stalker was arrested Wednesday afternoon by a Stillwater Police Department Special Operations Team on an outstanding warrant accusing him of violating a zone of safety by entering Boomer Lake Park in Stillwater on May 10 after being designated as an aggravated sex offender by the Oklahoma Department of Corrections.

Broken Arrow Man Injured in Accident on South Side of Stillwater

The following information is a preliminary collision report furnished by the Department of Public Safety.



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Bocce Ball Anyone?

Bocce Ball Anyone? The 2015 Summer Games, hosted by OSU Stillwater, was a great success with more than 5,000 registered athletes the Boone Pickens Stadium was lined with an array of team colors.

Lions Club Holds Their Regular Tuesday Meeting

Lions Club Holds Their Regular Tuesday Meeting Jim Pickard, President of the local Cushing Chapter of Lions Club International, called the meeting to order today at 12:20 p.m. The agenda started with song and pledge by Lion Jerry Snyder. This was followed by prayer requests for Ami Whitlow Brown and Christina Harbert followed by prayer with Russ Thurman.

Ready Set Cut Opens In Cushing

Ready Set Cut Opens In Cushing The Cushing Chamber of Commerce welcomed another new business to town with a ribbon cutting this morning.

Darline Roland Few, CHS Class of 1957, Shares Memories, Wins Accolade

Darline Roland Few, CHS Class of 1957, Shares Memories, Wins Accolade Darline Roland Few was recently proclaimed the 2015 winner of a Precious Memories short story contest promoted by the Cushing Alumni website (www.cushingalumni.us).  The following is her "precious memory."  Cushing alumni are gearing up to celebrate their 30th year annual reunion to be held Memorial Day weekend.

Book Parade Held In Downtown Drumright

Book Parade Held In Downtown Drumright Drumright held their first book parade on Tuesday, May 5, 2015.

Cushing Chamber of Commerce Honors April Business After School Recipients

Cushing Chamber of Commerce Honors April Business After School Recipients The Cushing Chamber of Commerce Business After School reception was held Monday, April 27, 2015.

Stamp Out Hunger Drive Saturday, May 9th in Cushing

Stamp Out Hunger Drive Saturday, May 9th in Cushing Cushing letter carriers, along with approximately 140 other Oklahoma cities' carriers, will once again help "Stamp Out Hunger" by collecting canned and non-perishable food items from households on their route this Saturday, May 9th.

Junior Olympics Results

Junior Olympics Results The Cushing Lions Club hosted the annual Junior Olympics on Tuesday May 5, 2015.  5th and 6th grade students competed in different activities such as running, jumping and softball throw.  Listed below are the results.

Sunnyside School To Host Celebration

After serving the Cimarron Valley for well over 50 years as an elementary school, Sunnyside will be transitioning to the grade center concept this fall, serving pre-K and Kindergarten students.

Cushing Ministry Opportunity

Each year our Cushing Regional Food Bank serves over 10,000 adults and 5000 children in this community, distributing over 250,000 pounds of food in the process. People, who otherwise would do without, are fed because of the volunteers who minister so faithfully in our community.

Chesapeake Energy Will Pay to Settle Michigan Lease Probe

Officials say an Oklahoma energy company has pleaded no contest to attempted antitrust violations in Michigan and agreed to pay $25 million to settle claims that it conspired to keep prices down during an auction for oil and gas leases.

Chesapeake Energy Will Pay to Settle Michigan Lease Probe

Officials say an Oklahoma energy company has pleaded no contest to attempted antitrust violations in Michigan and agreed to pay $25 million to settle claims that it conspired to keep prices down during an auction for oil and gas leases.