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Bringing home gold

The Washington Warriors saved their best baseball of the season for the right time. They defeated Victory Christian 15-5, Salina 9-4 and Kingston 13-2 to claim the Class 3A State championship …
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Opening on tourism committee

The Purcell Tourism Committee is currently a member short and is looking for someone to fill the position of Citizen at Large. The new member should be active in the community, eager to promote …

Brighton Snow receives honor

Three Oklahoma students have been named U.S. Presidential Scholars, one of the nation’s highest honors for high school students, by the U.S. Department of Education. Oklahoma's 2022 U.S. …

Graduation 2022

Goldsby voters say “No Thanks”

Goldsby voters overwhelmingly voted down changing their form of government to a charter form.. By a 2-1 margin, voters said no thank you, 135-65. The town’s Board of Trustees voted to …

5 questions with Greg Dixon

Editor’s note: Answering  The Purcell Register’s five questions this week is Purcell City Attorney Greg Dixon. Q: Why did you choose the law as a career? A: After obtaining a …

$1.6 million grant for Goldsby

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gina M. Raimondo announced the Department’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding a $1.6 million grant to the town of Goldsby to build a wastewater …
Sports
All-Staters
Three senior Washington Warriors made the 2022 Middle West All-State team. Mattie Richardson was selected as an outfielder, Mikinzy …
Softball sweep
The Washington Warriors won the Class 4A slow-pitch softball State championship when they defeated Dale 17-7 Monday. With the win, …
Track champs
Ronan Little and Janelle Winterton were crowned State Champions at the meet held at Western Heights last weekend. Little won the …
Warrior baseball to State
The Washington Warriors punched their ticket to the State baseball tournament after Regional wins against Jones, Chisholm and …
Tushka ends Wayne’s season
Despite taking the one run lead in the top of the second inning, Wayne lost to Tushka, 10-2, in the first round of the State …
State berth on the line for Purcell
The winner of tonight’s Regional Baseball final will punch their ticket to the State Tournament later this week.Purcell and the …
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Obituaries
Memorial services for Keith Meyer, 64, of Wanette will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, May 20, 2022 at the Wilson-Little Funeral Home Chapel. Services will be under the direction of the Wilson-Little …
Reverend Braxton Luther Combs passed from this life on August 19, 2019. His beloved wife, Margaret Ann (Love) Combs passed a few months later, on December 1, 2019.  Memorial services were …
Funeral services for Arlene Crump, 93, of Ardmore were held Tuesday, May 17, 2022 at Rose Hill Pentecostal Church of God. Interment was at Chappel Hill Cemetery under the direction of the …
Funeral services for Lisa Hadley, 61, of Purcell were held Friday, May 13, 2022 at the Wilson-Little Funeral Home Chapel. Interment was at the Lexington Cemetery under the direction of the …
Linda Marie Lansdale died May 9, 2022, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma at the age of 74 years 1 month 25 days. Graveside services were held Monday, May 16, 2022 at Hillside Cemetery, entrusted to the care …
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Editorial
There’s an obvious reason why Vladimir Putin got so bent this past week when Finland announced it was going to seek membership in NATO. Because he thinks others think like he …
Happy birthday to Valerye Haley, Landon Wells, Ruthie Lee, Cody Barton, Lee Reimer, Ryan Beller, Kyle Enox, Mark Galvin, Austin Mathews, Ava Midkiff, Victoria Rolin, Ron Page, Juana Espinoza, Joe …
While watching Channel 9’s coverage of the Seminole tornado I was very curious about the tornado that had formed down near Lindsay. I kept watching thinking they would switch back to the …
Happy anniversary to my brother and sister-in-law, Richard and Chris Evans of Venice, Fla. Richard and Chris celebrate their 44th anniversary Tuesday, May 17. *** Happy birthday to Danny …
It’s almost like magic. As soon as the calendar changes to May – presto, changeo severe weather hits the fan. The opening salvo was Monday, May 2, when tornadoes were abundant …
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