We are continuing this week on prayer and we want to know exactly how to pray and who to pray to. Now we will cover in Matthew 6:9-10, which we know is covenant to Israel, and not to us currently the Body of Christ, but will get to that. The Apostles asked how they should pray and Jesus gave…

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One of the most overlooked points made by newer Bigfoot researchers, and quite a few older researchers, is the step length and the stride length measurements when multiple tracks are encountered. The excitement of finding multiple tracks sometimes makes us as researchers forget the important…

Friday, March 12, is the last day to apply for voter registration to be eligible to vote in the April 6 Belfonte Public School and Cave Springs Public School Board of Education and the Town of Westville Municipality Election, Adair  County Election Board Secretary Jan Wilhite said.

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STILLWATER, Okla. – Oklahoma producers who suffered livestock deaths during the recent winter storm may be eligible for federal disaster assistance. The Livestock Indemnity Program (LIP), available through the U.S. Agriculture Department’s Farm Service Agency, compensates commercial livestoc…

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Sunny skies and temperatures reaching 63 degrees on Monday helped melt snow that remains around the county from last week's arctic temperatures and record snowfall.

MUSKOGEE, OKLAHOMA – Today United States Attorney Brian J. Kuester announced that he has submitted his resignation to President Biden, to be effective 11:59 PM on February 28, 2021. It is customary for newly elected presidents to ask for the resignations of United States Attorneys appointed …

It has been quite a week weather wise in this part of the state and many others.  By the time the paper comes out, I hope everyone is back too normal and has running water, heat, and electricity.  There were many pictures on Facebook of children, and adults enjoying the snow, so perhaps ther…

 On June 23rd, 1972, President Nixon signed Title IX into law. This landmark legislation had one goal in mind: to protect women from sex discrimination in all federally funded school programs, including sports. Because of the access to funding and opportunity this historic legislation create…

Oklahoma has faced many challenges and with the historic cold wave that struck much of the south, local utility companies quickly faced a huge demand for natural gas and the increased prices that came with it.

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The Excise Board meets monthly at the Adair County Courthouse to sign off on the business of the county commissioners. The job of this board is oversight of courthouse business.

Anyone who ever had the pleasure of making the acquaintance of Miss Avalon Reece, high school counselor at Muskogee High School, would find her formidable and memorable, with a laugh as warm as her fingernails were long and red.

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The Excise Board meets monthly at the Adair County Courthouse to sign off on the business of the county commissioners. The job of this board is oversight of courthouse business.

The Adair County Sheriff’s Office ended the search for Tina Workman, 43, after she was located early Wednesday morning, said Sheriff Jason Ritchie.

Vaccinations are not pleasant, but they're necessary to endure, and better than dying needlessly or exposing others to a potentially painful and lonely death, known in 2020 as complications of COVID-19.

Vaccinations are not pleasant, but they're necessary to endure, and better than dying needlessly or exposing others to a potentially painful and lonely death, known in 2020 as complications of COVID-19.

In past articles we have covered how, if a person is using the wrong part of a manual to fix a lawnmower engine, it will not work. We must have the right information about anything we attempt to do, fix or repair. The same is true with prayer: we must know how God intends for us to pray in t…

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The Adair County Sheriff’s Office is searching for Tina Workman, 43, who went missing Friday night, Feb. 19, after she left her shift at Dollar General in Cookson, at 9:30 p.m.

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STILLWATER, Okla. – Eleven students at Oklahoma State University are preparing this spring to lead community engaged research in rural communities in Harmon and Tillman counties this summer. These Rural Scholars are a key component of OSU’s Rural Renewal Initiative.

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When conducting a sighting investigation, there are tools you need to use. While we won’t go into detail for which each is used for, we would like to give the list here with a picture of each. In future columns we will have Equipment Corners articles to go into detail. 

“Wisdom crieth without: she uttereth her voice in the streets: She crieth in the chief place of concourse, in the openings of the gates: in the city she uttereth her words, saying, how long, ye simple ones, will ye love simplicity?” Proverbs 1:20-22. Wisdom is personified as female, suggesti…

Happy Belated Valentine’s Day to everyone. I hope each of you had a wonderful day on this snowy, cold holiday. Love is a common word on this day, and a very important word in the Bible. I learned that the word love is used 250 times in the Old Testament and 234 times in the New Testament. Jo…

Frank Reich got his man. Chris Ballard got his price (or reasonably close to it). And Carson Wentz got his preferred landing spot for a fresh start.

In under one month, the Biden Administration has revealed their partisan agenda, namely, appeasing socialist Democrats. At this critical point when our country is in dire need of economic recovery, the far-Left has decided the solution is to skyrocket the minimum wage to a federally-mandated…

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History is best told in photographs which capture a moment in time. Historic photos can place the viewer in another place and time period, demonstration culture, fashion and architecture, such as this one of Westville in the late 1800s.