Sports

It’s all about taste
So here’s a follow-up to a previous column I wrote. I talked about our adult taste buds, and how things can change as we, in theory, mature. My mom, motivated by my column,...
Youth football league sets signups
Although the heat is gripping the area, it is never to early to talk about football. The Marlow Youth Football league has set signups for Monday, Aug. 11 at the Redbud Park...
Hospice golf tournament scheduled
Chisholm Trail Hospice, of Duncan Regional Hospital, is hosting a four-person scramble golf tournament at the Duncan Golf and Country Club on Friday, Aug. 15. Teams must...
Searching for service
While I was on the subway – they called it the “T” – in Boston my cell phone displayed these words most of the time. “Searching for service.” I am apparently not on the...
Cody Lair It’s more than a hobby Marlow racer
On a typical Saturday night in the summer, most high school kids can be found out and about. They are spending time with friends, or in their...


Dehydrator accepting entrants for race
Entries are being taken for the 18th annual Dehydrator, one of the premier bicycle races and ride events in the Midwest and Southwest. Sponsored by the Duncan High School...
An adult’s taste
Be prepared, because this week’s column examines topics that you would probably discuss while sitting around with friends when you have nothing better to do. That was the...
Area’s hottest ride is coming to Duncan
Since its inception in 1990, the Dehydrator Bicycle Race and Ride has become one of Duncan’s biggest single-day sports events. The Dehydrator annually draws more than 400...
Guys and Dolls scramble set
Twin Oaks Golf Course is hosting a guys and dolls scramble on Saturday, July 19. The scramble, teaming a man and woman, will begin at 8 a.m. with an entry fee of $80 per...
Hoedebeck set for next week
The 28th Annual Hoedebeck Memorial golf tournament is scheduled for July 15-16 at the Duncan Golf & Country Club. The tournament, which benefits the Duncan Middle...
Return of the roundball
It’s official. The NBA is returning to Oklahoma. And, if you believe what everyone is saying, it is here for good. A couple of years ago, Oklahoma City was home to the...
Butler ready to battle at Bray-Doyle
“Football is football.” That’s the first thought that comes to Warren Butler’s mind when he thinks about Bray-Doyle playing its first 11-man football game in just over two...
Voight receives coaching award
Scotty Voight, a 1987 graduate of Marlow High School, was chosen Best of Texoma Coach of the Year for 2008 in a vote conducted by the Herald-Democrat based in Sherman and...
Death of a sports fan
In nothing comparable to the Arthur Miller classic, I experienced a small part of me dying during my trip to Boston last week. My spirit as a baseball fan was brought to...
Alumni golf tournament set for July 5
The annual Marlow High School Alumni and Friends Benefit Golf scramble is scheduled for Saturday, July 5. The 18-hole, four-man scramble tournament will be played at...