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  1. Stillwater Woman Leaves Dead Husband's Body To Rot In HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... by the landowner. Court documents allege Jennifer Denton told investigators who caught up with her on November 28 in Sayre she had left her husband in the care of a family friend. "For his wife to leave him like that," said Tammy Fleming, the person ...

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  2. Inventor Develops Alternative-Fuel VehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | PRWeb

    Pittsburgh-based InventHelp, a leading inventor service company, is submitting this client's idea, S E V - 1 , in the hopes of a good faith review. "I wanted to devise a better way to power a vehicle," said an inventor from Sayre, Okla.

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  3. Ex-deputy who shot unarmed man released early from prison SAYRE,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. SAYRE, Okla. (AP) - A white former Oklahoma reserve deputy who fatally shot an unarmed black man when he mistook his firearm for a stun gun ...

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  4. Vernon R. Harris, Sr.Read the original story

    Oct 11, 2017 | Tecumseh Countywide News

    ... Sayer, Oklahoma to Fred and Edda 'Naomi' (Tadlock) Harris. He was the last survivor of ten children. Vernon grew up in Sayre and attended Sayre Public Schools until the 8th grade. He lied about his age to join the military. During his time in the ...

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  5. Hooker names Homecoming queen candidatesRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2017 | Guymon Daily Herald

    ... Tomi is the 15 year old daughter of Louis and Glenna Hise and the granddaughter of Kathy and the late Gary Hise of Sayre, OK and Marita and the late Glen Kennemer of Carter, OK. Tomi is a member of the First Baptist Church in Hooker. Her honors ...

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  6. Killian, Durmot ElmoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | Visalia Times-Delta

    ... on September 17, 2017. Elmo was a hero to his family, country, community and church. He was born on July 13, 1920 in Sayre, Oklahoma to Madaus Killian and Nina Gills Killian. He retired from the US Navy after serving 20 years (1940 to 1960). He met ...

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  7. James Lee Mercer Named a Lifetime Achiever by Marquis Who's WhoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... and has written and co-authored six books and more than 300 articles on various phases of public management. Born in Sayre, Oklahoma, to Fred Elmo and Ora Lee Mercer, Mr. Mercer received BS and MA degrees from the University of Nevada and served ...

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  8. Hooker rolls over Sayre, 41-6Read the original story

    Aug 25, 2017 | Guymon Daily Herald

    Donovan Yarbrough threw five touchdown passes - four to Isahi Vargas - and the Hooker Bulldogs rolled to a 41-6 win over the Sayre Eagles on Friday night at Bulldog Stadium.

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  9. Lawyer no longer wants new mental exam for bomb plot suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | Powhatan Today

    This file photo provided by the Oklahoma Department of Corrections shows Jerry Drake Varnell, of Sayre, Okla., who was arrested Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017, in connection with a plot to detonate a vehicle bomb in an alley adjacent to BancFirst in downtown Oklahoma City. Defense attorney Terri Coulter has withdrawn her request for a mental examination of Varnell.

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  10. Timeline: Events surrounding foiled bombing plotRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    Jerry Drake Varnell, 23, of Sayre, who has a history of mental illness, was charged with attempting to use explosives to destroy a building in interstate commerce. Feb. 19, 2013 : Varnell was accused of strangling his then-wife inside their apartment at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

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  11. Family: FBI knew Okla. bomb plot suspect is schizophrenicRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | CBS News

    Clifford and Melonie Varnell, of Sayre, Oklahoma, issued a statement late Tuesday that questions the tactics undercover FBI agents used to arrest 23-year-old Jerry Drake Varnell. He was taken into custody early Saturday for the alleged plot to detonate a vehicle bomb in an alley adjacent to BancFirst in downtown Oklahoma City.

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  12. Bomb plot suspect's family slams FBIRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | The Columbian

    The family of a man accused of attempting to detonate what he believed was an explosives-laden van outside an Oklahoma bank says he is a paranoid schizophrenic and that the FBI knew it. Clifford and Melonie Varnell, of Sayre, Okla., issued a statement late Tuesday that questions the tactics undercover FBI agents used to arrest 23-year-old Jerry Drake Varnell.

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  13. Bunker where extremist plotted new Oklahoma massacreRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... prosecutors say that Varnell plotted the bomb attack from the 'bunker' he said he had on his parents' property in Sayre, OK, telling the accomplice he did not know was an FBI informer: 'I think I'm going to go with what the okc bomber used.' Facing ...

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  14. Family of man accused in Oklahoma City bomb plot "heartbroken,"...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    ... of about seven months, the source and an explosives expert called "The Professor" met and talked with Varnell in Sayre and nearby Elk City about his plans. "The Professor" was actually an undercover FBI agent. The undercover agent, "The Professor" ...

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  15. Anti-government group: Bomb plot suspect no longer a memberRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | KSWO

    ... was never active and has been removed from the Oklahoma and national membership rolls. A criminal complaint says the Sayre, Oklahoma, man told undercover investigators he sympathizes with "III% ideology," which pledges resistance to the U.S. ...

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  16. Oklahoma bomb suspect was worried ISIS would claim plotRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | The Raw Story

    ... group (ISIS) would take credit for his attack, according to an FBI affidavit. Jerry Drake Varnell, a 23-year-old from Sayre, Oklahoma, believed that

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  17. Man arrested for planning bomb in Oklahoma CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | Yahoo!

    ... Internal Revenue Service before settling on the bank in Oklahoma City, 130 miles (210 kilometers) east of his home in Sayre, Oklahoma. "I think I'm going to go with what the okc bomber used," Varnell allegedly told the FBI's source in an encrypted ...

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  18. 'Out for blood': Hatred of federal government, calls for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    A hatred of the federal government and calls for a revolution are just some of the alleged motives behind an Oklahoma man's attempted plot to blow up a downtown Oklahoma City building, patterned after the deadly 1995 Oklahoma City federal building bombing. Jerry Drake Varnell, 23, of Sayre, Okla. 2 comments

  19. Man arrested in plan to bomb Oklahoma bankRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | The Gleaner

    A 23-year-old man who was "out for blood" when he attempted to detonate what he believed was an explosives-laden van outside an Oklahoma bank in a plot similar to the deadly 1995 bombing of the Oklahoma City federal building is expected to be formally charged yesterday, authorities said. Federal officials said Jerry Drake Varnell of Sayre, Oklahoma, was arrested early on Saturday in connection with a plot to detonate a vehicle bomb in an alley adjacent to BancFirst in downtown Oklahoma City.

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  20. Oklahoman charged in bombing attemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | Journal Gazette

    ... federal building, authorities said Monday. During a meeting with undercover FBI agents in June, Jerry Drake Varnell of Sayre, Oklahoma, said he held "III% ideology" and wanted "to start the next revolution," a reference to the "Three Percenters" ...

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