Texas County Newswire

Texas County Newswire

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

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  1. Week in preview, March 4 through March 12Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Guymon Daily Herald

    ... with all the details. Make sure to check out page 2 in every issue to find out about other events around the Texas County community! Among the week's events are an immigration informational meeting, Chamber of Commerce general membership, Guymon ...

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  2. County commissioners advise on grass fire preventionRead the original story

    Yesterday | Guymon Daily Herald

    Recently, several fires have popped up around Texas County, mostly in open, grassy fields. With windy, dry conditions and plenty of fuel to feed a blaze thanks to record rainfall last year, the usual hazard is heightened, and county commissioners are asking everyone to be aware of their surroundings as they're out in the fields.

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  3. Livin Green to early start with half marathonRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Guymon Daily Herald

    It's a race to the time of year to put on your running shoes and hit the pavement as the Guymon Community Enrichment Foundation makes the final preparations for the 2017 Livin' Green Race to head into its seventh year. Walk or run, young and old, the people of Guymon and Texas County are encouraged to participate in one of the biggest charity events of the year.

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  4. Goiden Mesa Casino receives approval on application by Secretary of the InteriorRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 2 | Guymon Daily Herald

    ... the recommendation of The Bureau of Indian Affairs to sign off on our application to place 107 acres of land in Texas County in trust. As we said when we announced the project two years ago, the process to place land in trust takes time because the ...

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  5. Oil and stock wells still without power after ice stormRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 1 | NewsOK.com

    ... officials said Wednesday. In Beaver County, 71 oil and livestock tank wells are without power, Purdy said. In Texas County, nine such meters are without power. The Jan. 15 ice storm left about 5,719 meters in Beaver County and parts of Texas County ...

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  6. Accident results in two Dumas women dead outside of GoodwellRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 31 | Guymon Daily Herald

    ... times before coming to a rest on its roof. Hernandez was transported by Guymon EMS to Memorial Hospital of Texas County in Guymon in stable condition with arm, leg, trunk external injuries. Two other passengers were injured in the accident: ...

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  7. Mission of Mercy dental clinic this weekendRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 31 | Guymon Daily Herald

    ... that in mind, the Panhandle Counseling and Health Center (PCHC) has taken the lead in the community to help Texas County residents and those from surrounding areas get to Woodward. Dr. Darryl Gibson, who has been working with PCHC, has performed ...

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  8. 17-year-old pedestrian dies after Texas County crashRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2017 | KSWO

    The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says in a preliminary report that the unidentified teenage male died Friday at an emergency center in Wichita, Kansas. The patrol report says the pedestrian was trying to run across the highway near the town of Hooker Thursday morning.

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  9. BIA to hold public meeting on casino site environmental assessmentRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2017 | Guymon Daily Herald

    ... dian Affairs. With that assessment, a public meeting has been scheduled for Jan. 5 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Texas County Activity Center, located at the corner of Fifth Street and Sunset Lane in Guymon.

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  10. GFD: 4,700 acres burnt in wildland fire near Optima DamRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2016 | Guymon Daily Herald

    Guymon Fire Department said 4,700 acres were lost during a wildland fire on Friday evening in Texas County. GFD said in a news release that fire units from Oklahoma, Texas and Kansas worked the fire that was located at Optima Lake Refuge area, including the river going into the Optima Lake bottom.

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  11. Firefighters battle Friday blaze at Optima LakeRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2016 | Guymon Daily Herald

    Firefighters battled a large grass fire Friday afternoon and evening in Texas County. No injuries were reported.

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  12. Hooker wins, Guymon falls in Blue & Red ClassicRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2016 | Guymon Daily Herald

    The 25th edition of the Blue & Red Classic tipped off Thursday, with Texas County teams going 2-2 on the opening night of the tournament. The Hooker Bulldogs and Lady Dogs each grabbed wins over Lakin, Kan.

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  13. MHTC requests remaining funding from agreement with countyRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2016 | Guymon Daily Herald

    Monday morning brought a request from Memorial Hospital of Texas County in the form of $125,000 in assistance to be approved by the county commissioners. Commissioner Jack Strain indicated he had received information that Little River Healthcare has spent $355,000 over the original $500,000 originally agreed upon by contract.

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  14. Ag scholarship deadline nearsRead the original story

    Nov 29, 2016 | Guymon Daily Herald

    ... Reference letters must be 500 words or fewer. Before applying, students must either be a resident of Texas County, attend high school in Texas County, or the student's parents must own or operate an ag business (farm or ranch) in Texas County. ...

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  15. Warrant out for arrest on rape, incest chargesRead the original story

    Nov 22, 2016 | Guymon Daily Herald

    A man is wanted out of Texas County for allegedly rapping his teen daughter 20 times and impregnating her with a child that now needs medical care for multiple health issues. Court records show a warrant is issued for Pedro Ramos-Guico, 41, on two charges of rape in the second degree with lewd molestation in the alternative and one count of incest charges.

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  16. Fire destroys Guymon home, over a $200,000 lossRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2016 | Guymon Daily Herald

    ... loss. Early estimated cost of this fire is over $200,000. Water tanker units from Goodwell, Hooker, and Texas County District #2 were all used in supplying water to the fire units at the scene. "Location from 24th street, limited access to the home ...

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  17. State Question 777 divided Oklahoma along geographic linesRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    ... the measure, and 863,752 or 60.3 percent opposed. The Oklahoma Panhandle voted solidly in favor of the measure. Texas County voted 78 percent in favor. The Texas County economy is buttressed by pork production. Guymon is home to the large Seaboard ...

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  18. Live results available after 7 p.m.Read the original story

    Nov 8, 2016 | Guymon Daily Herald

    Results for the 2016 Presidential Election will be made available within one hour after polls close at 7 p.m. in Texas County.

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  19. Nearly 900 early votes cast in Texas CountyRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2016 | Guymon Daily Herald

    Nearly 900 people casted early votes over three days last week in Texas County for the 2016 presidential election, said Glenda Williams, secretary at the Texas County Election Board. Williams said there were a total of 879 early votes, with Thursday having 317, Friday having 370 and Saturday having 192.

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  20. Tuesday's Election: All the information you needRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2016 | Guymon Daily Herald

    Voters will go to the polls Tuesday for the November 8, 2016 General Election, Texas County Election Board Secretary Glenda Williams said. Please keep the following information and tips in mind as the election approaches.

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