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June 25, 2017

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Fireworks and budgets: it’s meeting week

The Luther School Board and The Luther Town Board of Trustees have their meetings Monday and Tuesday evenings. Each agenda is packed. Read the school agenda here. Read (part of) the town agenda here. For the school board meeting Monday night, the first agenda item is a memorial acknowledgement of Dr. Sheldon L. Buxton, superintendent,

A budget workshop

Before the new Luther Town Board of Trustees meets for its first official meeting to conduct town business, members are having a budget workshop. The new elected officials are working against the clock to have the budget set before a June 30 deadline, and have asked for departments such as the fire department, police department, Town

Town Meeting, no action

The new Luther Board of Trustees will meet Thursday evening in a Special Meeting. But they will take no votes. They will talk to each other, in an open forum, and hear from the public. Oklahoma Open Meetings laws prohibit a trustee from talking about town business with more than two trustees (they can speak with

Final Numbers

The outgoing Luther Town Trustees met Tuesday night in their final regular meeting. Mayor Cecilia Taft, and Trustees Birlene Langley, Carolyn Lawson and Andy McDaniels will leave office officially on Monday, April 17. There was apparently a couple of pages worth of agenda items for the board to consider before the agenda was published Monday, however, the

Rustic Farm is part of our Great State

Turn south on Luther Road at Hwy 66, also called Ash, go past the Sonic and the Feed Store, and turn west at DJ’s BBQ past the railroad tracks. Turn south at Josephine’s Cafe. That’s how you find Main Street. But if you stay on Ash, you’ll find other businesses too like the insurance agent and

A week for Town & School Board Meetings

Those who govern our Town and Luther Public Schools will meet this week for monthly meetings. MONDAY NIGHT: School Board Read the agenda here. Of note is the hiring of a new middle school principal. One name is on the list, and it’s a familiar one, Mr. Shawn Meek, previously known mostly as Coach Meek. He was

Community Egg Hunt & Shopping

Saturday is egg hunt day in Luther. It’s also shopping day. Thanks to many donors who contributed eggs, candy, quarters and other prices, including Josephine’s Cafe and The First Bank & Trust of Luther among others, the lawn at Wildhorse Park in Luther should be a sea of colored eggs Saturday, April 8, 2017. The

Cavin wins (again)

Paxton Cavin will join three new trustees on the Luther Town Board now that provisional ballots have been added to the results of the April 4, 2017, election. Oklahoma County Election Board members Anita DeToy, Jim Huff and Doug Sanderson met Friday afternoon to accept the provisional ballots that were cast but not counted on

On the edge of our seats

The latest news from the Oklahoma County Election Board is that the election board staff is recommending the three “provisional ballots” be accepted for counting late Friday afternoon. And the Election Board is expected to accept that recommendation. It means the three votes in the Luther Town Trustee election will be added to the results

Town Ordinances

What are our Town ordinances? From building codes to traffic rules, what municipal laws guide our Town? Click here for a digital version of the Luther Town Ordinances. But keep this in mind … this version is from 2011, meaning many ordinances have changed or have been updated. The Luther Register posted this link before, but

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