City to honor Terry Brown

Posted in: News
The Marlow City Council voted to honor Marlow resident and former NFL player Terry Brown with a proclamation declaring Jan. 12, 2015 as “Terry Brown Day,” at its meeting Monday night. Also, the two blocks of S. 7th Street between Cheyenne and Cherokee streets – the section running by the football field – will be renamed Terry Brown Ave.

Teacher to get hearing over suspension

Posted in: News
STEVEN ALCORNEven though it was not on the agenda for action, family members of suspended Marlow High School teacher Steven Alcorn were in attendance at the Marlow School Board meeting Monday night.

County refinances bond payments to save money

Posted in: News
Stephens County commissioners made moves Monday they hope will save the county money – as much as half a million dollars – over the length of a $3 million bond issue.

Classic brings hogs, cash to county

Posted in: News
With an “oink, oink” here and an “oink, oink” there, the Stephens County Fairgrounds will host the Fall Classic beginning today (Thursday) and continuing through Saturday.

Fairgrounds to host elite futurity event

Posted in: News
Duncan and Stephens County have landed one of the top livestock events in America.
American Bucking Bull Inc. (ABBI) recently announced its annual American Heritage event will move to Duncan for 2015. The annual event is one of the biggest bucking bull futurity events in the industry, drawing stock contractors from coast-to-coast.