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  1. Pontotoc County's Call-A-Ride service is running out of money.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Ada's Call-A-Ride will continue to serve thanks to a grant that'll help them stay open for next year. In October, Call-A-Ride in Ada was on the verge of shutting down.

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  2. Dog owner urges awareness after dog park attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Danielle Frankland wants to urge other dog owners to have fun at dog parks, but still pay attention to your pup. "I think a lot of people forget that just because your dog is allowed to run loose doesn't mean that you don't still have to pay attention to your animal," Frankland said.

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  3. Ada's Wintersmith Park holiday lights display will be missing something in 2018.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 21 | KTEN-TV Denison

    This year, public information director Lisa Bratcher says a campaign was launched to make the Trail of Lights bigger and better than ever. "We asked for sponsors to come up and pick a display they might want to sponsor," she explained.

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  4. Southeastern Beats East Central In OvertimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2018 | KTEN-TV Denison

    ADA, OK Southeastern would score the final 20 points of the contest and the defense would get the final word when Jared Bell recovered a fumble at the three yard line to preserve a 20-13 overtime victory over East Central in the Great American Classic on Saturday afternoon in Ada, Okla. With the win the Savage Storm finish the season 6-5 overall and in Great American Conference play.

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  5. The P.A.W.S. shelter in Ada is at capacity.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2018 | KTEN-TV Denison

    "The name of our event is ' A Home for the Holidays and Forever ' for this coming Christmas season," she said. "Everybody wants a new pet for Christmas, and what a way to get one from P.A.W.S. that's already spayed or neutered."

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  6. Kalup Allen Born was convicted for a 2017 murder in Ada.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2018 | KTEN-TV Denison

    The Pontotoc County District Attorney is hoping that a U.S. Supreme Court case on tribal jurisdiction will not affect a death penalty case in Ada. Kalup Allen Born, now 20, was convicted for the murder of 70-year-old Brenda Carter last year.

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  7. Heavy rain saturates much of TexomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2018 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Pontotoc County Emergency Management reported widespread flash flooding on Friday afternoon. The agency said all county roads south of Ada were considered to be "impassable."

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  8. Ada schools consider medical marijuana optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2018 | KTEN-TV Denison

    While many school districts across Oklahoma have yet to adopt a policy on the use of medical marijuana by students, Ada City Schools is busy doing its homework now. "According to the federal policies and federal laws, it's still considered an illegal substance," he said.

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  9. Washington Elementary School in Ada.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2018 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Ada City Schools kick off their school year on Tuesday morning. There are a lot of changes for the district, including an Election Day holiday to give teachers, staff and eligible students the freedom to cast their ballots.

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  10. Chick-fil-A employees get supplies ready to donate to Ada City Schools.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2018 | KTEN-TV Denison

    For more than 24 hours leading up to the event, tents covered the parking lot at 1500 Lonnie Abbott Boulevard as people camped out to get a year's worth of free food. Franchise owner Brian Stanley says he couldn't believe the response from the community.

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  11. Wintersmith Park hosts Ada's traditional 4th of July celebration.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2018 | KTEN-TV Denison

    It's a great time for family and fun, but it also gives the Pontotoc County seat an economic boost. "They bring back the same traditions every year, so we're really excited," said city spokeswoman Lisa Bratcher.

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  12. The City of Ada is working to make improvements to historic Wintersmith Park.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2018 | KTEN-TV Denison

    "We feel like it's one of the best parks in the state, if not the best," said Parks and Public Facilities Director J. Scott Lowrance. "Our staff that works hard on it on a daily basis completely controls it to the point where it looks the way that it does."

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  13. Traffic will be detoured while a stretch of 18th Street in Ada is being repaved.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2018 | KTEN-TV Denison

    "Geologically, that street moves a little bit; we even have some sensors there that check the movement of the street," he explained. "When you move a solid surface -- either asphalt or concrete -- it creates problems, so it deteriorated over the years."

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  14. Ada detective injured during stolen vehicle pursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2018 | KTEN-TV Denison

    The high-speed chase started Friday evening when off-duty Detective Brian Engle was headed home on Broadway Street after just helping to arrest four armed robbery suspects. "He noticed a car in front of him with a paper tag with a date of purchase in the future," said Ada city spokeswoman Lisa Bratcher.

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  15. American Legion Post 72 in Ada, Oklahoma.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2018 | KTEN-TV Denison

    With Memorial Day now in the rear view mirror, the American Legion in Ada wants to make sure veterans stay on the minds of Texomans. "They have help from VA, from families and stuff like that as far as items they receive, but sometimes it's just not enough," he said.

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  16. A recent bullfighting competition in Ada, Oklahoma.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2018 | KTEN-TV Denison

    "It's us and a Mexican bull for 60 seconds, and there's no whistles... nobody to say 'stop,'" said bullfighter Tate Rhodes.

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  17. Two people were killed and two others were seriously injured in a head-on crash near Ada.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Two people were killed Tuesday afternoon in a three-vehicle accident on State Highway 3W in front of the Oklahoma Department of Transportation Division 3 headquarters.

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  18. Two people died in a crash on State Highway 3W northwest of Ada.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Two people were killed Tuesday afternoon in a three-vehicle accident on State Highway 3W in front of the Oklahoma Department of Transportation Division 3 headquarters. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol said eastbound and westbound lanes of the road were closed for almost three-and-a-half hours between County Road 3522 and County Road 3520 following the 1 p.m. crash.

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  19. Drivers are warned about speeding on Highway 3W near Ada.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2018 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Most roads in Pontotoc County are only two lanes, but recently one has been more dangerous than the others: State Highway 3W, west of Ada. "We spend the majority of our time on that road trying to prevent collisions from happening," said Oklahoma Highway Patrol Trooper Brian Bagwell.

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  20. A creek leading to Wintersmith Lake in Ada was contaminated.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | KTEN-TV Denison

    A hazmat team is busy trying to track down the contaminant and remove it from a creek leading to Wintersmith Lake.

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