Texas County Newswire

Texas County Newswire

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

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  1. Downtown group picks 4 as director finalistsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... asked for a jury trial. Before his current job, Bellew worked for nine years as the executive director for the Texas County Housing Authority in Guymon. He also spent five years with an agency charged with identifying and fulfilling housing and ...

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  2. Dan and Linda Connally join Metro First RealtyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | NewsOK.com

    ... the University of Oklahoma College of Law. His law practice included serving as assistant district attorney for Texas County and working with the Oklahoma Attorney General's Office and the Court of Criminal Appeals. He holds the Short Sale and ...

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  3. Community members organize prayer salute for local law enforcementRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Guymon Daily Herald

    ... and protect others comes at a costly price. With those lives lost in mind and uplifting those who serve the Texas County community, local residents and pastors are stepping up to show their appreciation and support to law enforcement in the form of ...

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  4. GPD confirms threat at WalmartRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Guymon Daily Herald

    ... removed. Those posts indicated a possible shooting threat at the location. The Guymon Police Department and Texas County Sheriff's Deputies responded to the call, which came in at approximately 9:55 p.m. The GPD reports that it responded to a threat ...

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  5. Two women arrested for shoplifting, contrabandRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | Guymon Daily Herald

    On Saturday, Latisha Trujillo and Tracey Ann Perez were arrested on allegations of larceny, possession of marijuana and introducing contraband to a penal facility. According to information from the Guymon Police Department, the two were picked up after allegedly shoplifting $544 of merchandise at the Guymon Walmart Supercenter, located on the 2400 block of U.S. Highway 64. One of the women allegedly carried a box of rolling papers, part of a burnt roach, a clip with burnt tips and a small screwdriver with a burnt tip into the Texas County jail.

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  6. Business briefs for July 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | NewsOK.com

    Texas-based Little River Healthcare has reached an agreement to provide administrative and management services for Memorial Hospital of Texas County in the Oklahoma Panhandle. "We are immensely excited to grow our branches into the Guymon community," said Jeff Madison, CEO and managing partner of Little River Healthcare.

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  7. Little River Healthcare Reaches Management Agreement With Memorial Hospital Of Texas CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Freshnews

    Little River Healthcare has reached an agreement to provide administrative and management services for Memorial Hospital of Texas County . The MHTC District Board of Directors announced the agreement at a publically held board meeting on Monday, June 27. "We are immensely excited to grow our branches into the Guymon community," said Jeff Madison, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Partner of Little River Healthcare.

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  8. Juvenile contracts approved -Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Altus Times

    ... the courthouse parking lot for food trucks during Crazy Days event Aug. 12-13. Contracts were approved between Texas County and Jackson County for services at the Texas County Juvenile Detention Center at the rate of $35.65 a day per child for ...

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  9. Local law enforcement release statements about the Dallas shootingRead the original story

    Friday Jul 8 | Guymon Daily Herald

    ... cases that we are very fortunate that have not led to any deaths or serious injuries." Sheriff Matt Boley at Texas County Sheriff's Office, said there's hardly any words to describe how the department feels for their brothers and sisters in blue and ...

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  10. Man arrested for domestic assault, drugsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Guymon Daily Herald

    On Tuesday, 29-year-old Fernando Tomas Toca of Guymon was arrested and booked into the Texas County Detention Center on charges of domestic assault and battery by strangulation and drug charges. Toca was treated at Memorial Hospital of Texas County following attempted negotiation and use of a taser, after he tried to hide out under a mobile home residence in the area of NE 24th Street and East Street in Guymon.

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  11. Fourth of July celebrationsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 1 | Guymon Daily Herald

    ... will be choreographed on 92.7 on the local radio dial. People can watch the show at the Thompson Park and the Texas County Fairgrounds. Hooker Chamber of Commerce is hosting it's annual Chamber Fireworks Display about 9 p.m. at dusk on Sunday at the ...

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  12. Texas County Fair coming August 17-20Read the original story

    Jun 24, 2016 | Guymon Daily Herald

    Guymon, Ok, Texas County Fairgrounds: The Texas County Fair Board always looks forward to things folks in and around Texas County grow. They get even more excited when the folks show it, hence, this year's theme: "Grow it and Show it".

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  13. MHTC board to discuss management contract tonightRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2016 | Guymon Daily Herald

    The Memorial Hospital of Texas County Board of Control is set to meet tonight in a special meeting that will progress in executive session to discuss and take possible action to approve a management agreement with Chicago-based People's Choice Hospitals. This meeting comes after the Monday morning decision by county commissioners to move forward with a public trust authority designation for the hospital.

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  14. County commissioners approve hospital to move toward public trust authorityRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2016 | Guymon Daily Herald

    The Texas County Commissioners approved a contract to move Memorial Hospital of Texas County to a public trust authority entity during the regular Monday morning meeting.

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  15. McGlasson to give benefit concert Saturday nightRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2016 | Guymon Daily Herald

    Melinda McGlasson will be holding a benefit concert at the Texas County Activity Center at 7:00 p.m., to benefit the Panhandle Partners and Pink Heals. The concert is free and family friendly! There is also a concert June 15, in Texhoma at the High School Auditorium with a dinner held at 5:30.

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  16. Sydney Landers, Gavin Evans are Guymon Gators Swimmers of the WeekRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2016 | Guymon Daily Herald

    Heading into today's swim meet at the YMCA of Texas County, the Guymon Gators Youth Swim Club is coming off a strong showing last week in Ulysses, despite being short-handed. But the team is at full strength today, which should make for another great meet in front of their home fans.

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  17. Texas county bans patrol car crosses to settle atheist lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has been asked for an opinion on whether it's OK for the Brewster County Sheriff's Office to place crosses on the back of its patrol vehicles. - See this story on www.mystatesman.com Despite support from Texas Gov. Greg Abbott , officials in Brewster County have agreed to ban the display of Christian crosses on sheriff's vehicles to settle a lawsuit from the national Freedom From Religion Foundation.

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  18. Bryan runs for reelection in Texas County District 2Read the original story

    Jun 4, 2016 | Guymon Daily Herald

    Current Texas County District 2 Commissioner Richard 'Dicky' Bryan is running for reelection. The primary election takes place on June 28, 2016.

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  19. Few Memorial Day airport headaches, most wait times bearableRead the original story

    May 30, 2016 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Authorities in central Texas have found two more bodies along flooded streams, bringing the death toll from flooding in the state to six. Authorities say they have rescued another 40 people from floodwaters in a Texas county near Houston even though rain has stopped in most of the state.

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  20. Velodrome: Most delayed Rio Olympic venue hits another snagRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    The venue that faces the most serious building delay hit another sn... Authorities in central Texas have found two more bodies along flooded streams, bringing the death toll from flooding in the state to six. Authorities say they have rescued another 40 people from floodwaters in a Texas county near Houston even though rain has stopped in most of the state.

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