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First Baptist Church to celebrate 120 years
This September will be a special homecoming for the First Baptist Church; they will be celebrating 120 years on Sunday, Sept. 28.The events will start at 9 a.m. with coffee...
Fault Line 155 to headline Arts in the Alley July 18
Henderson Down-town Park will be filled with music, people and art on Thursday, July 18, for Arts in the Alley. The free event will begin at 6 p.m. as part of the summer...
Carroll honored with retirement reception
After 38 years of employment with county government, Nadine Carroll has retired. She worked the last 25 years in the trustee's office. Carroll was honored with a reception...
Meet the council candidates
T.J. Greenfield, Tom Beliel, and Larry McChristian will be seeing who takes Ward 3 and 4 as election season hits Blackwell.With school board election on Feb. 10 between...
Cannady faces meth charges
Russell Wayne Cannady was arrested this past Saturday on charges of possession of CDS Methamphetamine with intent to distribute within 2,000 feet of a park, and driving...
Worker injured in fall
At approximately 4:10 p.m. Monday, July 15, Guadalupe Rodriguez fell from a forklift basket and hit his head. According to the report by Sgt. Ron Stewart of the Henderson...
Election Commission hosts National Voter Registration Day reception...
The Chester County Election Commission wishes to remind citizens that Sept. 24 is National Voter Registration Day. The day is the high point of National Voter Registration...
Hot night for Arts in the Alley
Handmade baby items are always popular at Arts in the Alley. The monthly event, sponsored by Henderson Arts Commission, was held on June 20 with special musical guests...
Hornets' sting hands CCHS a second defeat
Chester County has used two different kickers affectively in its first two football games of the 2013 season. In addition, three different quarterbacks have directed the...
Christmas store set for Saturday
Saturday, Dec. 6, the Blackwell Chamber of Commerce in conjunction with Tammy Mayden and the Blackwell Youth Center will host the 5th Annual Children's Christmas Store,...
Green and Jeffers to vie for BOE seat
Mike Jeffers and Phil Green will be running for Seat 5 on the Blackwell Board of Education, with their declarations of candidacy being submitted last week.Jeffers has been...
Youth mentors sought for Oklahoma Mentor Day
Youth mentoring organizations across Oklahoma are encouraged to submit their outstanding mentors for recognition at the third annual Oklahoma Mentor Day, to be held Jan....
Bicycle Ride Across Tennessee (BRAT) to stop at Chickasaw
Bicycle enthusiasts across the state are preparing for the annual Bicycle Ride Across Tennessee, which will kick off its 24th year with a seven-day excursion beginning...