Johnston County Newswire

Johnston County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Johnston County, OK.

Results 1 - 20 of 124 in Johnston County, OK

  1. City Council approves $1.5 million in upgrades for libraryRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2016 | KTEN-TV Denison

    ... has gone by since the devastating tornadoes took lives and homes from people all over Garvin, Murray, and Johnston County, and now the community is doing what they can to help those in need... DAVIS, OK -- Nearly two months has gone by since the ...

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  2. Flood Advisory issued June 12 at 5:07AM CDT expiring June 12 at 8:00AM CDT in effect for: HughesRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2016 | Fox 23

    ... SOUTHEASTERN MCCLAIN COUNTY IN CENTRAL OKLAHOMA... SEMINOLE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL OKLAHOMA... NORTHEASTERN JOHNSTON COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN OKLAHOMA... PONTOTOC COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL OKLAHOMA... CENTRAL POTTAWATOMIE COUNTY IN CENTRAL OKLAHOMA... ...

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  3. Candidates forum heldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Durant Daily Democrat

    ... "accessible to the people," if he was elected. He brought his family along as a cheering section. The former Johnston County native, Oliver spoke about his vision for the Representative's Office. Ron Boyer interrupted when Oliver was talking about ...

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  4. Oklahoma man dies in Johnston County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    About 3:45 p.m. Sunday, Rex A. Strong, 56, was driving south on State Highway 1 about one mile south of Mill Creek. The car crossed over the center line in a curve and crashed into a northbound pickup, troopers said.

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  5. Man Wanted After Stealing And Cashing ChecksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | KTEN-TV Denison

    ... started in 1963 and became a Texoma staple for spring offering all kinds of food, a carnival, shows and JOHNSTON COUNTY, OK -- A Mill Creek man is dead after a car crash in Johnston County. It happened south of Mill Creek on Highway 1 around 3:30 ...

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  6. Getting Fit: Importance of Fruit and Sleep in the SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | KTEN-TV Denison

    ... started in 1963 and became a Texoma staple for spring offering all kinds of food, a carnival, shows and JOHNSTON COUNTY, OK -- A Mill Creek man is dead after a car crash in Johnston County. It happened south of Mill Creek on Highway 1 around 3:30 ...

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  7. Sand Bass Festival Kicks off in MadillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | KTEN-TV Denison

    ... started in 1963 and became a Texoma staple for spring offering all kinds of food, a carnival, shows and JOHNSTON COUNTY, OK -- A Mill Creek man is dead after a car crash in Johnston County. It happened south of Mill Creek on Highway 1 around 3:30 ...

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  8. Mill Creek man killed in Johnston County collision in OklahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    Rex A. Strong, 56, was dead at the scene of a crash about 3:45 p.m. on State Highway 1, about a mile south of Mill Creek. Strong was driving south when he failed to make a turn and hit a pickup driven north by Jeffrey Rowe Tauscher Jr., 38, of Tecumseh.

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  9. Fatal Crash Shuts Down Johnston County HighwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | KTEN-TV Denison

    The Department of Public Safety says one person is dead after a car crash in Johnston county Sunday afternoon. It happened south of Mill Creek on Highway 1 around 3:30.

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  10. Flash flood watch in effect in Oklahoma after heavy rainfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    In addition, a flash flood warning is in effect in southwestern Johnston County and northern Marshall County in southeastern Oklahoma until 10 a.m. Forecasters say more than an inch of rain has already fallen in the area and another inch is possible Thursday morning.

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  11. Sperry Man Among 3 Charged With Stealing $100,000 Worth Of CattleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Johnston County authorities have charged three men, including one from Sperry with stealing over $100,000 worth of cattle from a Tishomingo area rancher. Cody Porter, 30, along with Robert Rulo, 43, and Jesse Hurd, 29, of Stillwater are in jail on multiple complaints of larceny of domestic animals.

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  12. Blake Shelton agreed to buy Miranda Lambert's property on day divorce finalizedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    Oklahoma country star Blake Shelton has purchased the building that housed ex-wife Miranda Lambert's now-closed Pink Pistol boutique. Land documents filed with the Johnston County Clerk's office show that Lambert agreed to transfer the property to Shelton on July 20, 2015, the same day the couple's divorce was finalized in Oklahoma.

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  13. Blake Shelton Fans Thirst For New VentureRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | CMT.com

    ... , while most hope the new venture involves booze. Ordering liquor with dinner is a relatively new thing in Johnston County. Before an election in 2014, ordering liquor by the glass at local restaurants was outlawed . Shelton's new space is across ...

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  14. More Read the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | KTEN-TV Denison

    ... Foundation, Austin College recently received a $65... JOHNSTON CO., OK -- Three people are behind bars in Johnston County. Authorities say they are accused of more than 200 crimes around Oklahoma including some here in Texoma... JOHNSTON CO., OK -- ...

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  15. Mammography Bus Comes to ShermanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | KTEN-TV Denison

    ... Foundation, Austin College recently received a $65... JOHNSTON CO., OK -- Three people are behind bars in Johnston County. Authorities say they are accused of more than 200 crimes around Oklahoma including some here in Texoma... ADA, OK-- Hundreds ...

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  16. The Pink Pistol in Tishomingo Closing Shop and Moving to TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | KTEN-TV Denison

    ... Foundation, Austin College recently received a $65... JOHNSTON CO., OK -- Three people are behind bars in Johnston County. Authorities say they are accused of more than 200 crimes around Oklahoma including some here in Texoma... JOHNSTON CO., OK -- ...

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  17. Two arrested in connection with fires at Tishomingo school, churchRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    ... which sustained heavy damage, and fire crews were able to knock out the fire by about 6:30 a.m., the Johnston County Sheriff's office reported. The Johnston County Capital-Democrat reported that Hammond and Diggs were taken into custody near the ...

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  18. Fires at Tishomingo Middle School, First Baptist Church 'suspicious'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    ... Church, 407 E Main. A police spokesman could not be immediately reached for comment. A spokeswoman for the Johnston County Sheriff's office said the fire at the middle school was reported at 4:15 a.m. and was reported to be extinguished about 4:45 ...

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  19. Community fires back after DOC announces work center closuresRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | KXII-TV Sherman

    ... said. He said the city averages about eight inmates a day, and he's heard as many as 30 a day throughout Johnston County. DOC spokesperson Alex Gerszewski said the move to close the work centers was not meant to be a hardship, but a way for the DOC ...

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  20. Boy Scouts cleanup tornado-damaged Camp SimpsonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | KXII-TV Sherman

    Camp Simpson in Johnston County was hard hit after an EF-3 tornado went through the area. The campground needed repairs to get ready for the upcoming summer season and received help from some familiar faces.

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