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SEEKING VOTES: (from left) David McCarley, Kreg Murphree and Dennis Sweat addressed voters at a public forum at the Marlow Lions Den on Monday night. The GOP primary election is Tuesday. For a video of the full forum, visit The Marlow Review Facebook page. GOP candidates make final pitch for votes
Three GOP District 1 County Commissioner candidates faced off in Marlow on Monday night. Incumbent commissioner David McCarley and GOP candidates...


MARIJUANA FORUM: Dr. Matt Ivory (center) talks as Bud Scott of New Health Solutions (left) and District Attorney Jason Hicks listen during the SQ 788 Public Forum held in front of an overflow crowd at the DRH Pavilion on Tuesday night. Public forum held on SQ 788
A standing-room only crowd filled the auditorium at the Duncan Regional Hospital pavilion to listen to a forum on State Question 788, commonly...


BILL SIGNED: AARP Oklahoma volunteers, staff, Sen. Adam Pugh and Rep. Marcus McEntire with Governor Mary Fallin at the ceremonial bill signing of HB 3328. Bill to help prevent elder abuse signed
Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin held a ceremonial bill signing on June 15th to officially observe the passage of two pieces of legislation to protect...


Fairground tax beneficial, says commissioner
Stephens County Commissioner Russell Morgan is asking voters to consider renewing the quarter-cent sales tax that benefits the fairgrounds for several reasons. “It’s very...
Commissioners ok new security console
Stephens County Commissioners gave approval for courthouse security to look into getting a new security desk console for the west entrance to the building. Allen Street,...
GOP Meet the Candidates forum to be held
Stephens County District 1 voters will get the opportunity to see all four GOP candidates running for county commissioner June 18. The Marlow Review and the Duncan Chamber...
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LIGHTER MOMENT: State legislators (from left) Rep. Scooter Park, Sen. Chris Kidd, Sen. Paul Scott, Rep. Brad Boles and Rep. Marcus McEntire share a laugh during the Duncan Chamber of Commerce Legislative Coffee at Cameron University-Duncan last Friday. Legislators meet with constituents over coffee
Area state legislators got the opportunity to address their constituents at the Duncan Chamber of Commerce Legislative Coffee last Friday...


Forum set for State Question 788
The medical marijuana legalization initiative (State Question 788) will be voted on June 26, but there are many questions about what it means for voters. Questions...
Commissioners back-up on bids
Stephens County Commissioners had to rescind two accepted bids from last week when problems were discovered with the bids. The first rescinded award was bridge material...
Butch Graham Graham running for county commissioner
It is with great honor that I humbly announce my candidacy for Stephens County Commissioner District 1. My campaign will not be about fixing...


Stitt to visit Marlow
Republican gubernatorial candidate Kevin Stitt will be visiting West Wind Assisted Living, 111 N. 9th Street, Marlow, at 2 p.m., June 20. It will be a public forum and the...
Commissioners accept bids
It is the time of year when county commissioners start looking ahead to the next fiscal year in regards to necessary supplies and it is what commissioners addressed Monday...
Deadline for voter registration is Friday
The deadline to register for the June 26 State Primary Election is fast approaching, Oklahoma State Election Board Secretary Paul Ziriax said Tuesday. Voters have until...
Eaglin announces commissioner candidacy
To the residents of Dist 1, I would like to introduce myself. I am Kevin Eaglin. I’m 45 years old. I’ve been married to my wife, Dusti, for 12...


Judge expresses concerns to commissioners
Stephens County Commissioners heard a presentation from District Judge Ken Graham and Court Clerk Dana Blevins in regards to the court fund budget concerns and how it...
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