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Members of the Payne County Task Force, Yale Fire Dept., Perkins Fire Dept., Stillwater Fire Dept., Cushing Fire Dept., Ingals Fire Dept., Ripley Fire Dept., Glencoe Fire Dept.

April 7 was a frigid spring day with an occasional snow flurry, but that didn’t stop more than 120 people who live near the Red Dirt wind farm in Hennessey, Okla.

Fueled by high winds, low humidity and extremely dry conditions, the largest wildfire in Dewey County history continued to burn into this week.


The Lady Eagles’ softball team headed to Okarche last Tuesday for a rematch with the Lady Warriors.

One of the most prolific basketball players in Hennessey High School history will now try to make his mark in Lawton.

The Hennessey Track teams had a busy week, as the high school team competed in Yukon on Friday, followed by a Kingfisher meet on Saturday.

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Hennessey Community Guide has been out for almost a year and it's time to update!


Prayer vigil for Dorothy M. Hladik, 89 were at 7:00 p.m. Tues. April 17, 2018 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. Mass of Christian Burial were at 10:00 AM Wednesday April 18, 2018 officiated by Rev.

Memorial service for W. James Gibbons, 56 were at 11:00 a.m. Tues., April 17, 2017 at First United Methodist Church officiated by Rev. P. J. Stewart.

Nute Odle, longtime Cushing resident, passed away early Saturday morning, April 14, 2018 in Cushing at the age of 87 years. The son of the late Dee Odle and Myrtle Kenyon Odle, Nute was born on May

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