Enter Stage Right
The bugs are back
People in the Washington, DC area like to worry. Part of it's because leftists are required to show "concern" about the darnedest things and part of it is because a large government workforce has to discover something to do or at least find a way to look busy.
Sun May 19, 2013
Tornadoes hit Kan., Okla.; no injuries reported
Authorities say tornadoes have touched down in Wichita, Kan., and a suburb of Oklahoma City but there are no immediate reports of injuries or significant damage.
Fri May 17, 2013
Maple RR crossing to stay closed
The closed railroad crossing at Maple Avenue was a point of contention with two Duncan residents, when they spoke to the Duncan City Council on Tuesday.
Vote reflects community's attitude
Disappointment. That's the sentiment of city leaders following the defeated streets and road election Tuesday that only pulled in 1,507 registered voters in a city with 16,098 active voters.
Tue May 14, 2013
Duncan teachers host free book fair
For Christmas, Woodrow Wilson Elementary led a district-wide book drive, and on Saturday, several Duncan teachers gave the books away.
Mon May 13, 2013
Voters to visit polls for city street issue
For those who think they can't make it to the polls Tuesday for the City of Duncan's $9 million street improvement bond proposal, today, absentee voting continues.
Sun May 12, 2013
Good streets essential for Duncan's future
After months of plans and pitches from city officials, Duncan residents will decide on their own Tuesday whether a $9 million street improvement project funded by property taxes moves forward.
McArthur to lead Cameron University
On Friday, Dr. John McArthur was named Cameron University's 17th president, effective July 1, 2013.
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Mailboxes across Duncan contained more than a few letters and bills on Saturday; instead, they contained canned boxed food items that will help other residents.
Fri May 10, 2013
City not ready to incur more debt for streets
If Duncan voters reject a $9 million bond issue to fund street repairs on May 14, don't look for a repeat of 2007.
Thu May 09, 2013
The National Association of Letter Carriers prepares for food drive
If you're looking for a way to give back to the community but don't have much time to volunteer, not much is easier than setting a bag full of canned goods next to your mailbox.
Wed May 08, 2013
Comanche recognizes community members
DUNCAN, May 08, 2013 -- It was the Comanche Chamber of Commerce's turn to recognize those in its community who have made an impact on the city during the last year.
Leadership Duncan takes time to reflect during graduation
As Tim Garrett reflected on his time in Leadership Duncan Class XVII, Garrett referred to each of his fellow graduates as billboards for the Duncan community.
Committee members discuss Heritage Trails
After nearly four months, 12 members of the Heritage Trails Committee met Tuesday at the Simmons Center to discuss various aspects of the project.
Tue May 07, 2013
Two structure fires under investigation
Only days before the City of Duncan's water rationing goes into effect, the Duncan Fire Department responded to two structure fires at vacant houses.
Property owners to foot the bill if $9m bond passes for road repairs
When city officials in Duncan sought public approval to borrow money for a major street improvement effort in 2007, they gave voters two options to pay for it.
Mon May 06, 2013
Stuckert reflects on changes in nursing industry
Even up to just a few decades ago, hospital nursing staff put up with disrespect and discrimination but today there is an entire week dedicated to showing these hardworking individuals honor for all they do.
Sun May 05, 2013
Taking careers to the classrooms
Recognizing the need for students to learn about the variety of careers offered, several area professionals visited school classrooms Thursday as part of Career Day.
Streets in need of more than cosmetic repairs
Take a drive through most any part of Duncan and you can't miss them. Asphalt streets with dips, dives, potholes and countless signs of temporary fixes that aren't fixed anymore.