Sen. George Burns, R-Pollard, has introduced Senate Bill 1275 to increase oversight and protect state parks.The bill ensures that the Oklahoma Tourism and Recreation Commission must receive legislative approval before terminating, canceling, or the non-renewal of state park property."State parks are treasured assets that... Read More.
Downtown Enid is about to get some new vibrations with their state-of-the-art outdoor speaker system.In partnership with Blaiser.Pro Audio Engineering, Main Street Enid aims to revitalize Downtown Enid's outdoor entertainment and ensure the environment is always lively, engaging, and friendly.The new system comprises 50... Read More.
Davin Budy and Evan Ferguson have been selected in the Oklahoma district as Youth Tour Delegates.Budy is a student at Cherokee High School while Ferguson attended Alva High School.Each year, rural electric cooperatives choose students to represent the state of Oklahoma on a tour... Read More.
A two-vehicle collision on Monday afternoon near the intersection of W. Owen K. Garriott Rd. and S. Garland Rd. has left one person injured.David Hayes, 73, was attempting to turn left on to S. Garland Rd. when his 2017 Chevrolet Cruze was struck on... Read More.
Senate Bill 1215 was unanimously approved by the Oklahoma Senate to remove the deadline for disabled veterans to submit their form to receive a sales tax exemption.Senator Brenda Stanley, Midwest City-R, gave her statement regarding the bill."Many Oklahoma veterans have not been able to... Read More.
The City of Enid has announced their closures and schedules in celebration of the 2024 Presidents' Day.Presidents' Day is on Monday, Feb. 19; these are the Enid services that will be altered:City Offices will be closed Enid Animal Welfare will be closed Enid... Read More.
The Oklahoma Department of Transportation (ODOT) has announced the closure of N. 30th St for roadway panel replacement.The closure will last from Feb. 19 - March 1 and will span from E. Randolph Ave. to the north entrance of Jumbo Foods.Motorists should exercise extreme... Read More.
Oklahoma Senate Pro Tem Greg Treat, Oklahoma City-R, has doubled down on Senate Bill 1283 which aims eliminate the state portion of the grocery sales tax.This move was preceded by the release of the January report from the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics... Read More.
Oklahoma Attorney General Gentner Drummond announced Monday that he had assumed control of a State lawsuit against the Florida-based company ClassWallet that he later dismissed.In his statement yesterday, Drummond reaffirmed his stance on not pursuing what he saw as a "frivolous suit".“I have been... Read More.
Our Blood Institute is set to host the City of Enid Blood Drive on Tuesday, Feb. 13 from 1-4 p.m. in the council chambers room.Donors will receive a glow-in-the-dark bear t-shirt.Those able to give blood who wish to make a last minute appointment can... Read More.
The City of Enid has announced the closure of two roads:The eastbound lane on W. Chestnut Ave. spanning from N. Garland Rd. & N. Oakwood Rd. will be closed from Feb. 12 - May 12. E. Oklahoma Ave. & S. 16th St. intersection... Read More.
The City of Enid has announced the closure of two intersections:The intersection of N. 10th St. and E. Pine Ave. will be closed from Feb. 12-15. The intersection of N. 10th St. and E. Elm Ave. will be closed from Feb. 19-22.The closures... Read More.