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  • Officials to consider bid packages for fire station

    City commissioners are scheduled to take up the various bid packages for the new fire station during their meeting Monday, July 7.

    July 6, 2014

  • High Plains preps for new school year

    The High Plains Technology Center's Board of Education will take steps to prepare for the upcoming school year during its monthly meeting on Monday, July 7.

    July 6, 2014

  • Blood drive Monday

    The Woodward Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a blood drive Monday (July 7) from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Oklahoma Blood Institute Bloodmobile, which will be at Walgreens.

    July 6, 2014

  • Lengthy agenda set for county

    Woodward County Commissioners will take on a busy agenda at their meeting Monday, July 7.

    July 6, 2014

  • Skeletal remains found near W. S. Key

    On Wednesday, some local citizens using metal detectors in a pasture owned by the Department of Corrections near William S. Key Correctional Center in Fort Supply stumbled upon what are believed to possibly be the human remains of an inmate who escaped during the winter of 2012.

    July 3, 2014

  • Restoration underway at school

    The Woodward School Board met in a special meeting Wednesday to declare an emergency regarding the need for continued efforts to restore Woodward Middle School north campus after a weekend fire gutted the electrical system and destroyed the roof covering much of the school building.

    July 3, 2014

  • Auditions set for musical

    Auditions for the musical, "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee" will be held July 6, 7, and 8 beginning at 5:30 p.m. in the middle school band room.

    July 3, 2014

  • Local artist featured in museum exhibit

     A combination of talent, passion and creativity make up the upcoming exhibit of one local artist.

    July 3, 2014

  • Walcher to compete in US Senior Open

    When 156 Senior professional and amateur golfers take on the Oak Tree National Golf Course in Edmond July 10-13, Woodward native Rocky Walcher will be among them.

    July 2, 2014

  • Emergency meeting set by school board

    A fire likely caused by a lightening strike to a nearby transformer could possibly impact middle schoolers as they return for the fall semester, said Interim Superintendent of Woodward Schools Kyle Reynolds.

    July 2, 2014