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Industrial wind farms aren’t ‘green’ if they destroy our prairie

Jan 14, 2015 2:37pm

Many have been following the ongoing conflict in Osage County, Oklahoma regarding industrial wind energy development — objections, denied permits, lawsuits, delays. Wildlife conservation is one of...

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Fully functioning new citizens

Jul 17, 2013 12:07pm

The term “CIR” is the hot acronym these days. It stands for “Comprehensive Immigration Reform.” When you see the word “comprehensive” in the title of any piece of legislation, put on your skeptic’...

Prayers for our Country

Jul 10, 2013 12:06pm

The July 4, Freedom Day Celebration parade continued to Pawhuska’s Memorial Flag Park where prayers were offered up for our nation. Jody Hull led the Pledge of Allegiance. Nine-year old Bryanna...

Pawhuska Boy Scout Troop 33 led by Scout Master Joey Stone demonstrated the correct folding of the American Flag as Debbie Reed explained the significance of each of the 13 folds. Scout Joseph Rodriguez is holding the folded Flag on the appearance of a Colonial cocked hat and is a reminder of the soldiers who served under General George Washington and the sailors and marines who served under Captain John Paul Jones. They were followed by U.S. Armed Forces comrades and shipmates who continued to preserve the rights, privileges and freedoms we enjoy today.

Around Town Folds of the American Flag have meaning

Updated: Jul 04, 2013 12:07pm

Perhaps it’s because I am still morning the loss of my precious Dad in December and the fact that both my parents were WWII veterans; but, I am experiencing some powerful feelings about this year’...

Fourth of July prayers for our nation

Jul 01, 2013 12:05am

Following Pawhuska’s 4th of July parade, the Ministerial Alliance invites everyone to join them at the Cultural Park’s Janet Holcombe Gazebo. From there, the delegation will proceed south to the...

President Obama as transparent as Hoover Dam

Jun 26, 2013 12:06pm

The shocking NSA spying revelations have obliterated normal political lines. Left is on the right. Right is on the left. Dogs lay with cats.

This commentator for the first time lines up with...

God has no fourth amendment

Jun 25, 2013 9:13pm

While much of the nation is appalled by Edward Snowden’s revelation that the American government collects and scans millions of phone calls, emails and Internet searches each day, there is a bit...

Flanking a full-equipped chuck wagon are from left to right, Osage County CattleWomen Debbie, Diane and Laura Reed, Georgeanna Cheves, OCCW President Chrystal (Clement) Themm, and OCCA Convention Coordinator Kathryn Chambers.

Reflections of the 79th Annual OCCA Convention

Jun 24, 2013 12:05am

The Osage County Cattlemen’s Association packed a tremendous amount of activities and information into two short days for their 79th Annual Convention.

This year, organizers decided to veer...

Letter to the Editor

Jun 20, 2013 11:05am

The Family of Billy Arthur Mashunkashey, Sr. would like to give our thanks and love to everyone who called, brought food, flowers, sent cards, and to the ones who just came by to talk for a while...

Hankerin’ 4 Hank: An amazing tribute

Jun 13, 2013 2:43pm

Toe-tapping, hand-clapping songs and music of the 1950s was the venue Saturday night at the Historic Constantine Theater.

Hankerin’ 4 Hank was an amazing tribute to the late Hank Williams Sr...

Letter to the Editor

Jun 10, 2013 12:05am

To the Citizens of Pawhuska, Oklahoma:

2013 Memorial Day is now over and the Pawhuska Cemetery Veteran’s graves were again covered with American flags of all veterans of all wars. These...

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