The Woodward News

Local News

September 13, 2013

Commission to meet twice

Woodward, Okla. — Woodward County Commissioners will hold a pair of meetings this week.

The commissioners will meet in regular session on Monday at 10 a.m. for a few items, then hold a special meeting to review the 2013-2014 budget on Tuesday at 1 p.m.

Both meetings are in the Woodward County Courthouse.

The meeting on Monday doesn’t offer up a lot of agenda items.

In fact, the only major action item is considering the tabulation of a bid for livestock panels and gates for the Woodward County Fair Building.

Commissioners opened the bid at their Sept. 9 meeting, but put off a decision until it could be looked over by the Woodward County Public Works Authority. The bid was from Preifert Livestock Equipment for $64,459.88.

Other items are routine unless new business pops up.

On Tuesday, commissioners will review, discuss and possibly approve the county budget prepared by Putnam & Company, PLLC.

1
Text Only
Local News
  • Traveler Majors take regional opener

    ALVA - The Traveler Majors continued their strong Connie Mack playoff showing at Northwestern Oklahoma State University Tuesday.

    July 22, 2014

  • County OKs road use agreement

    Woodward County Commissioners on Monday approved a final version of a road use agreement between a energy company planning a wind turbine construction project near southeast Woodward County.

    July 22, 2014

  • Camp to show art is everywhere

    The Woodward Arts Theatre will become a recycling plant next week.

    July 22, 2014

  • Fairview Wrangler Rodeo turns 50 this year

    Western fun continues in Northwest Oklahoma as the Fairview Wrangler’s hosting their 50th annual rodeo.

    July 22, 2014

  • Common Core repeal has educators worried

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — With the Legislature's repeal of tough, new English and math standards known as Common Core, education leaders said they're concerned Oklahoma students will fall further behind their counterparts in more than 40 state which have implemented the standards.

    July 22, 2014

  • web1.jpg Travelers win Connie Mack state championship

    Down 2-0 and down to their final three outs, the Traveler Majors delivered a championship rally in the seventh inning Sunday.

    July 20, 2014 9 Photos

  • Hearing set on rezoning

    City commissioners will tackle rezoning items and a licensing agreement amendment Monday evening at the regularly scheduled meeting of the City of Woodward and Woodward Municipal Authority.

    July 20, 2014

  • Red Cross seeking additional volunteers

    The Red Cross is currently looking for volunteers in Woodward and the surrounding areas.

    July 20, 2014

  • Changes in military surplus program still causing some problems

    OKLAHOMA CITY — Cities, counties and school districts remain frozen out of a federal program that has sent millions of dollars worth of trenchers, trailers, semis, bulldozers, boats and forklifts and other equipment over the years.

    July 20, 2014

  • Love for Dr. Waddell easy to see

    Doctor Donald Waddell is known by many names by many people.

    July 20, 2014 1 Video