Apr 10, 2013
Times Record News
Dixie Jones Byrns
Services will be at 10 a.m., Thursday, April 11, 2013, at the First United Methodist Church, Grandfield, Oklahoma, with Rev.
Comanche Tribe Starts Work On Hotel For Casino
The Comanche Nation has begun construction on a hotel to go with a casino in Cotton County just north of the Red River in south Oklahoma.
Comanche Nation starts casino hotel
The casino is celebrating its 10th year. The Comanche Red River Casino breaks ground Friday morning on an 87-room hotel next to the casino in Devol, Okla.
Native American Times
Kiowa Election Board holding special election Dec. 22
The Kiowa Election Board will be conducting a special election Dec. 22. All eight seats on the tribe's business council and four seats on the Kiowa Housing Commission will be on the ballot.
Death sentence debated in Oklahoma trooper's death
An attorney for an Oklahoma death row inmate asked the state's highest criminal appeals court Tuesday to instead give him a life term, arguing that a judge didn't account for mitigating circumstances when re-sentencing her client to death for the 2003 murder of a state highway patrolman.