Saturday Nov 30
Three people die in Garfield County car wreck
According to Oklahoma Highway Patrol, the fatal accident took place a half-mile south of Bison, Okla., at approximately 8:15 p.m. Officials say a 2013 Hyundai Accent was driving north on Highway 81 when it struck a 2013 Chevrolet Cruze that was driving southbound.
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Three Dead After Head-On Crash In Garfield County
At least three people were killed in a two-car crash near the Garfield-Kingfisher County line on state highway 81, Friday night.
School board seat filings are next week at the courthouse
Filing for seats on these boards will start next week: Hennessey, Dover, Kingfisher Cashion, Lomega and Okarche boards of education and Chisholm Trail Technology center.
County approves four oilfield road crossings
Four more road crossing permits for oilfield companies were approved at Monday morning's Kingfisher County Commissioner meeting at the courthouse.
It'll be magic here Dec. 12
More than just thousands of dollars of gift certificates that will be given away during the Dec. 12 Mistletoe Magic, there has been more fun added to the evening.
Storms miss us
The ice storms missed us this time, and we're not the least bit sorry about it. However, we did get temps down into the 20s but football fans just layered up Saturday afternoon to help the Eagles progress in the state finals.
Reading to children about the Land Run
Jack Funderburg, a retired HHS principal, talked to Hennessey elementary students last week about the land run in honor of Statehood Day Nov. 16. The classes celebrated the state's 106th birthday.
Firefighters called to apartments
Hennessey firefighters were called to a ground floor apartment at 415 N. Cherokee at 12:40 p.m. Thurs., Nov. 7 due to smoke in the kitchen, said Bert Gritz, fire chief.
Mistletoe Magic is happening Dec. 12
Mistletoe Magic drawing tickets are still being distributed to Hennessey retail stores, but they will be there in plenty of the time for the Lions Club's annual drawing and event the evening of Thurs., Dec. 12. The drawing will be in front of the Kirkpatrick Building.
Veteran's Day program is Monday
Reception for veterans and spouses: 12:30 p.m. Program open to the public at school auditorium: 1 p.m. Monday's Veteran's Day reception for veterans and spouses will be held at the Hennessey Middle School computer lab that is dedicated to veterans who have served from our community.
Ready for Mistletoe Magic 2013?
It's scheduled Thurs., Dec. 12, said Lions Club president Dagan Hardin who was out delivering drawing tickets to Hennessey businesses Monday afternoon.