LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Rookie Terance Mann hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 2:30 left in overtime and had 25 points, 14 rebounds and nine assists for the Los Angeles Clippers, who beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 107-103 Friday night in a final seeding game for both teams devoid of stars.

OKLAHOMA CITY — State health officials said private laboratories were already testing Oklahomans for suspected cases of COVID-19 in the weeks before the first confirmed case.However, two of the state’s top disease experts say it’s actually not known if COVID-19 already was circulating in Okl…

OKLAHOMA CITY — OU Medicine is one o f about 100 facilities selected nationwide to try a n experimental, but seemingly promising therapy, to treat seriously ill COVID-19 patients, officials announced Thursday.Dr. Jordan Metcalf, a pulmonary and critical care specialist, said the hospital lea…

OKLAHOMA CITY — Oklahoma health officials plan to start testing statewide to estimate what percentage might already have developed the COVID-19 antibody.Health officials plan to select 1,000 Oklahomans randomly to complete serological COVID-19 testing starting in the next week, Gov. Kevin St…

OKLAHOMA CITY -Jorge Hernandez said Spanish speakers in the area are so thirsty for information about the COVID-19 outbreak that he's organizing Facebook Live meetings in Spanish.His twice-weekly chats have included a state lawmaker, a representative from the Oklahoma City-County Health Depa…

Oklahoma City-based retail craft store giant Hobby Lobby announced Friday it will close all of its remaining stores and furlough nearly all store employees and a large portion of its corporate and distribution employees.According to a notice published on the company’s website, Hobby Lobby, w…

OKLAHOMA CITY (April 5, 2020) – Governor Kevin Stitt announced today that President Donald Trump has approved his request for a Major Disaster Declaration covering all 77 Oklahoma counties.The declaration authorizes FEMA’s Public Assistance program, which provides federal funding for emergen…

OKLAHOMA CITY — An Oklahoma nonpartisan group of mental health experts said COVID-19 will continue to kill with lingering effects months after the virus finishes running its course in the state.

OKLAHOMA CITY— Oklahoma is the fifth worst place to have a baby.That’s according to an analysis by the personal finance website WalletHub, which probed a variety of measures including infant mortality rates, access to health care, the cost of having children, food security and how baby- and …

Courtney Thornton, the 23-year-old woman who accused Oklahoma running back Rodney Anderson of rape, released a statement Friday defending her claim and expressing diminished faith in the judicial system after charges were not filed against Anderson.

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A fellow inmate is suspected of fatally beating a serial killer dubbed the "Angel of Death" inside the cell where he was serving multiple life sentences, authorities said Friday.

OKLAHOMA CITY — Oklahoma City traditionally feels comfortable going big against Friday night opponent San Antonio, but it’s used a small lineup in the closing moments of its last two games.

A Fort Gibson man was booked on felony charges of cruelty to animals at the Muskogee County/City Detention Facility on Wednesday afternoon. 

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About the time local business got their salaried employees to learn how to use that devil time-clock, the national law that inspired the new requirements for salaried employees to track their time has been halted, at least temporarily.

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A man suspected of the murder of a Sayre man and the torching of his body and home in Sayre is under arrest and was charged on Wednesday with first degree murder, first degree arson, kidnapping, and felon in possession of a firearm.

CAMP GRUBER - Oklahoma Army National Guardsmen with 1st Battalion, 179th Infantry Regiment, 45th Infantry Brigade Combat Team (IBCT), conduct pre-mobilization training throughout November at Camp Gruber Training Center (CGTC), near Braggs, Oklahoma, in preparation for their deployment to Ukr…

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Oklahoma Army National Guardsmen with 1st Battalion, 179th Infantry Regiment, 45th Infantry Brigade Combat Team (IBCT), conduct squad-level lane training Nov. 22, 2016, during their pre-mobilization at Camp Gruber Training Center (CGTC), near Braggs, Oklahoma, in preparation for their deploy…

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Like a lot of local employees who are salaried, Woodward News Editor Johnny McMahan has never in his life, until a week ago, clocked in on a time clock. In preparaion for the new overtime law which was slated to take effect Dec. 1, McMahan clocked in for the first time in his life. Woodward …

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A Seaway Crude Pipeline Co. pipeline that spilled oil at a storage hub in Oklahoma remained closed Tuesday, according to a spokesman for Houston-based Enterprise Products Partners, a 50 percent owner of Seaway.

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Every presidential election year in my American Political Campaigns and Elections course, I get an opportunity to spend a full lecture discussing with students some of the famous moments from historic presidential debates.

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The 26th National Two-Cylinder Show and the 31st Major County Historical Society Threshing Bee is coming to Fairview on Sept. 23-24.

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On Tuesday at noon, there were about 6,000 honey bees in the community meeting room at the Northwest Inn in Woodward.

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The search for habitable worlds outside our own Solar System has accelerated in the recent past with advances in technology and improvements in photometric telescopes. Now, astronomers using European Southern Observatory (ESO) telescopes and other facilities have found clear evidence of a pl…

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A constitutional amendment that would guarantee the rights of farmers and ranchers to freely practice their trade was the topic of discussion Monday at the August Woodward Chamber of Commerce luncheon.

The Oklahoma Climatological Survey shows the summer heat has continued throughout July for the majority of Oklahomans.

Members of the Woodward Chamber of Commerce Education Committee met Wednesday to hear updates and plan for the new school year.

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Astronomers using the European Southern Observatory’s (ESO) Very Large Telescope, along with other telescopes on the ground and in space, have discovered a new type of exotic binary star. The system AR Scorpii (also known as AR Sco), lying 380 light-years from Earth in the constellation Scor…

Cattle prices may be down, but theft is up according to Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association.

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Didn't get your fill with the Elks Rodeo last week? Visit the Seiling Open Rodeo held Aug. 4-6 at the Flying W Arena.


For those looking for a rewarding way to spend extra time, volunteers are needed to become certified Ombudsmen.

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It may seem like a simple, square metal building to some. But for the volunteer firefighters of the Sharon Volunteer Fire Department, it is might as well be the new fire digs in Woodward.

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The possibility of life on other worlds has fueled our imagination for centuries. Over the past 20 years, the discoveries of planets orbiting other stars has stepped up the search for worlds like Earth that could sustain life. NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has made significant and unique con…

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