Society

People to People program taps Emma Dean
Emma Dean, a 14-year-old ninth-grader at Marlow High School, was recently interviewed and accepted for participation in the People to People Student Ambassador Program,...
IBC Bank sponsors 2nd youth shelter collection
IBC Bank’s recent wish list drive for the Stephens County Youth Shelter was so successful, the bank delivered enough items to fill an entire pickup bed and then some,...
Mikey Eaves Fortitude and faith: the measure of the man
Mikey Eaves was recently recommended as the subject of a “New Kid on the Block” article; but actually, he is kind of an old new kid on the block in...

Ima Burris observes 97th birthday
Marlow resident Ima Burris was honored on her 97th birthday with a celebration held Sunday, Sept. 30, at her home. The former Ima Johnson was born Sept. 25, 1910, east of...
‘Trick-or-Treat So Others Can Eat’ campaign set
On Wednesday, Oct. 24, the Girls in Action (GAs) at Marlow’s First Baptist Church will be out in costume all over Marlow collecting canned goods to donate to the Samaritans...
Oklahoma roots and a California harvest
    Do you recall the memorable scene early in the film “Gone With the Wind” in which Gerald O’Hara and his daughter Scarlett are taking a stroll on their plantation, Tara,...
‘Don’t Mention My Name’—and don’t miss this!
Marlow High School’s advanced drama class will be presenting two performances this week of Don’t Mention My Name, a two-act comedy by Fred Carmichael. The first performance...
Bringing life into focus with youthful clarity
Although he has definite plans for the future—attending college and following up with med school, among others—Marlow High School senior Kyle Brown noted in an interview...
Kaleidoscope: ‘Another Century and Beyond’
“Another Century and Beyond!” is the theme for the 17th annual Kaleidoscope mini-conference for area seventh-graders scheduled for Thursday and Friday, Oct. 11 and 12, from...
DRH Health Foundation Gala - New Odyssey to make encore presentation
Remember the high-energy entertainment that New Odyssey brought to the DRH Health Foundation Gala in 2005? Well, look out. . .here they come again! This three-man,...
Sage reflections of a seasoned airman
You might say that serendipity had a hand in launching Robert Wheeler’s career in the military. Back in 1986, when he was 23 years old, a Marine recruiter attempting to...
Patio celebrates 50th anniversary with tea
Members of the Patio Garden Club celebrated the 50th anniversary of their organization with a membership tea held last Thursday afternoon in Conway Hall at the Immaculate...
Bark in the Park nets $6,000
The Stephens County Humane Society and the Friends of the Humane Society consider this year’s Bark in the Park to be a complete success. The annual fundraiser for the...
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