A safe place to play in a loving environment

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HALFWAY THEREEternal Life Church of Marlow and the church’s pastor, Dan Anderson, have a heart for children.
This love manifests itself in a number of ways. To begin with, every child who enters the church on Sunday mornings and Wednesday evenings is treated to a free meal.
“We feed all the kids free,” noted Pastor Dan last week.

Central High FFA members attend leadership camp

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LEADERSHIP CAMP BOUNDThe Central High FFA chapter will be represented at the 43rd annual Oklahoma FFA Alumni Leadership Camp at Tulakogee Conference Center on Fort Gibson Lake near Wagoner.

2015 Stephens County Free Fair Pageant: Titles, trophies and tiaras on parade August 1

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The pageant began in 2003 with three contestants vying for the title of Miss Stephens County.
This year we have 24 contestants in six age divisions. The pageant will be held on Saturday, August 1 at 1 p.m. at the Stephens County Fair and Expo Center.

A young man’s ideal prescription for success

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THE MAN BEHIND THE COUNTERThe nice-looking, dark-haired young man behind the pharmacy counters at the three R&S Healthmart Pharmacies in Duncan has earned the prestigious Pharm.D. and is beginning his fifth year as a registered pharmacist.

Farewell to syntax, Shakespeare and scholars

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PASSING THE TORCHFor years, Sharon Bullard has toyed with the idea of writing the next great American novel.
She first envisioned this grand undertaking as a young woman on the threshold of a rewarding career; but with the arrival of the first of her five children, she placed that dream on the back burner and concentrated instead on two of the things she loved most—teaching and motherhood.