Bacongate?

By Mindy Ragan Wood Staff Writer Piedmont’s graduation ceremony turned sour after a prank may have gone too far. The Class of 2018 took their moment on...

Remembering veterans

By Mindy Ragan Wood Staff Writer Dozens of patriotic citizens gathered for the annual Memorial Day ceremony to honor veterans for their sacrifice and service Monday at...

Obituary: Carmen (Carm) Louis Modestino

Carmen (Carm) Louis Modestino, 85, of Yukon, Oklahoma, passed away Wednesday, May 30, 2018, after a short illness. Carmen was born on August 22, 1932...

Obituary: Evelyn Lucille Howard

Evelyn Lucille Howard of Okarche died May 20, 2018 at St. Ann Nursing Home in Oklahoma City. A prayer service was held at 7 p.m. on Friday (May...

Millers to wind up spring drills

By Chuck Reherman Sports Editor Yukon wraps up spring drills this week with their final two practices. The Millers will practice Tuesday and Thursday from 3:45-5:45 p.m....

Darkest Day

By Tim Farley News Editor Forty years ago, young state trooper Mike Grimes experienced the darkest day of his life. So did the entire Oklahoma Highway...

Goodbye, Gary

By Mindy Ragan Wood Staff Writer Parishioners gathered at First Baptist Church in Piedmont Sunday morning for their pastor’s last sermon. Reverend Gary Caldwell stood in the pulpit as...

Splish splash

By Mindy Ragan Wood Staff Writer Yukon’s pools and splashpads open May 26 with swimming lessons and a new exercise class coming to City Splash. Water exercise instructor Angela...

Patriots fall in first round to No. 1 Leedey

By Chuck Reherman Sports Editor EDMOND – Southwest Covenant knew their first ever appearance in the Class B State Baseball Championships would be a major challenge. Especially...

Firefighter arrested for DUI

A Piedmont firefighter was arrested in Yukon around 3 a.m. Friday morning, jail records show. Brandon Jeter, deputy fire chief, was stopped for a traffic...