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Kids in parade Wet day doesn’t dampen parade spirit
It was obvious on Saturday morning that it would take more than cool temperatures and slight, to sometimes heavy, drizzle to stop a parade in...

Grandmother proud of heroic grandchildren House fires displace two families
Despite off and on sprinkles throughout the day, Friday was marred by two structure fires in the Marlow area, which affected two families and one...

National Guard Armory City expecting to take over armory
With the expecting closing of 59 armories across the state, the Oklahoma National Guard is looking to give municipalities the ownership of the...

Chamber looking for a few good lights
Actually, the Marlow Chamber of Commerce is looking for a lot of Christmas lights. As the holiday season comes into full swing, the chamber is announcing sponsorship of a...
Pancake breakfast features new book about Scott's life
More than just a great meal, the Marlow Lions Club pancake breakfast will feature a new book that chronicles the life of Marlow native Pearl Carter Scott. The Chickasaw...
Fall colors on the trees...finally Finally Fall
ABOUT TIME: With the late arriving cooler temperature finally here, the leaves started to change colors last week. Colder air was expected to move...

Dog in yard Council tables pet ordinance
The most discussed item during Tuesday evening’s City Council meeting was a proposed ordinance aimed at pet owners who tether, or chain, pets in...

Cave presents grand time for Statehood Day
Friday was an important day in the state of Oklahoma, as it marked the 100th birthday of statehood. But with all the celebrations going on across the state, hundreds of...
Christmas parade is Dec. 1 - Santa spotted in town
Marlow’s annual Christmas parade will be held on Saturday, Dec. 1, at 10 a.m., with the Marlow VFW color guard leading the way. Officials from the Marlow Chamber of...
Chamber of Commerce members Cave opening marks state’s Centennial
READY TO BEGIN: Chamber directors put the finishing touches on the Legendary Marlow Outlaw Cave last week in preparation for Friday’s grand...

Community Thanksgiving Dinner - ‘A better day for someone’
For the past 12 years, the community of Marlow has come together to provide a Thanksgiving feast for many less-fortunate individuals living in and around the area. For the...
Bray-Doyle’s band instructor resigns
On a night when the Bray-Doyle board of education evaluated and approved contracts of certified employees, they also had to approve the resignation of an employee. Gretchen...
Train wreck Wreck at railroad crossing avoids injury
Two Marlow railroad crossings were closed for a few hours last Thursday afternoon after a train collided with a car at the Memorial Road...

Greer plans to seek reelection
During a short meeting of the Marlow board of education, the board passed a resolution calling for an election of seat number 3, currently held by board president Robert...
Local mother relays sad story
Gaye Watson has a story every teenager should hear. Students hear plenty of stories and warnings on the dangers of drugs, but the first-hand account of a mother’s loss may...