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Senior Oklahoma U.Sl Senator Jim Inhofe spoke out against the Affordable Care Act, (Obama Care as he called it) as well as Obama Administration Policy toward Iran, and efforts to regulate hydraulic fracturing during a town hall type meeting at Bank of Cushing on Thursday.
Cushing Public Schools joins a growing list of Oklahoma School Districts that have bowed to the weather and canceled classes for Friday.
Officials from Cushing Public Schools and Lambert Construction Company
braved sub-freezing weather and bitter wind chills to hold a brief
groundbreaking ceremony for the new Cushing Middle School.
Cushing Tigers Basketball games have been postponed for Thursday and Friday due to impending inclement weather.
Cushing Public Schools Superintendent Koln Knight announced there will be a ground breaking ceremony for the new middle school Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013 at 10 a.m.
Love INC is in need of approximately 15 more volunteers to help box up food for their community Christmas project.
Tiger basketball teams will travel today for the Mannford Tournament. Tip off for the Lady Tigers is at 4 p.m. today in Mannford with the Tigers playing at 6:30 p.m. Lady Tigers take on Star Spencer's Lady Bobcats while the Tigers take on the NOAH Jaguars.
*Lady Tigers defeated Star Spencer 44-37 and the boys took a loss to NOAH with a final score of 62 - 44*
A 65-year-old man who had been sought for nearly three decades on a
Cushing child sex charge has been arrested in Norman and jailed in Payne
County on $25,000 bail.
Oklahoma high school students are displaying artwork at the Lachenmeyer
Arts Center Monday, December 2 through Friday, December 20 in
conjunction with the Oklahoma Arts Institute\'s Tour de Quartz
CHS Lady Tigers and Tigers will be playing their first games tonight at home starting at 6:30 p.m. Tonight's opponent - the Blackwell Maroons.
**Final scores: Lady Tigers 38, Lady Maroons 39; Tigers 48, Maroons 52**
Hundreds of people were served a traditional Thanksgiving Dinner Thursday.
A Cushing man has been jailed on $20,000 bail on a felony charge of
brandishing a steak knife and threatening to cut his brother's throat,
while the two were at their mother's house in Cushing.
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This week's Pet is Renegade, a handsome 9 - 12 month old neutered Pit Bull mix. He is a friendly loving guy who deserves his own family.
Wilson Pre-K students recently celebrated Thanksgiving in a big way.
Students enjoyed two special guests who performed Native American
This cute little gal is one of 10 pups that were dumped in the country along with their mom. Cimarron Valley Humane Society rescued them, knowing there were storms approaching and they would not be able to survive. The pups were only a couple days old and momma was starving.
Red Dirt Ranger John Cooper will be joined by his special guest Monica Taylor for a night of great music at the Third Thursday event at the Cushing Country Club, Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013 at 7 p.m.This event is open to the public. $5 cover charge for non-members.
A benefit dinner, silent auction and concert is slated for this Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013 at the First Free Will Baptist Church in Cushing for Korben Meloy.Korben is a 5-year-old boy who attends kindergarten at Harmony Elementary. In October, Korben was diagnosed with neuroblastoma, a form of cancer that arises from nerve tissue outside of the central nervous system.
The annual Cushing Lion's Club fruit sale is underway! The fruit sale is the number one fund raiser for the Cushing Lions Club.
Christmas is coming to Cushing with an evening of Swing at the Cushing Community Theatre. Corky Davis and the Cowboy Swing band will present a "Christmas in Cushing" concert featuring Western Swing at its finest to benefit Cushing Community Theatre.
Editor\'s note: This is one of a regular series of monthly columns titled "Oklahoma Now" by Governor Mary Fallin.
As a way to honor local veterans, Hillcrest Hospital Cushing will host a Veterans Day Luncheon on Friday, Nov. 8, 2013 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the hospital's Auxiliary Education Room.
School menus for the week of Nov. 4, 2013
A Haiti jewelry and craft sale will be held Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) located at 300 E. Moses in Cushing. The event will be held in Fellowship Hall.This event is open to the public!
Cushing Chamber of Commerce held a reception Monday for Business After
School honorees for the months of September and October. Business After
School is a Chamber program that honors Cushing's education community.Each
month one educator, one support staff person and two high school
seniors are honored. A reception is held at 4 p.m. in the Cushing
Chamber of Commerce board room the last Monday of each school month
(with the exception of September and December). Receptions are open to