It might always be a “great day to be a Lion” but it was also a busy day to be a LION on Saturday. A group of senior football players hustled to Alva for another look at Northwestern Oklahoma State University (note: Letter of Intent initial signing day is February 7), then drove back (no
Raelene Eddens is having a whirlwind senior year. She plays for the nationally ranked homeschool basketball program, Oklahoma City Storm, and is currently a top online vote getter for VYPE’s 2018 Miss Basketball Oklahoma Award. Earlier this school year, Eddens signed to play college hoops with Oral Roberts University. The oldest child of Luther residents Pat and Hellen
“My advice is for you to get on the phone and call someone who believes in you and loves you who will pay this fine for you.” That’s counsel Luther Town Prosecutor Brent Coldiron gives those who come to court before the judge takes the bench to preside over the day’s docket. “He’s a very
Condolences to the family of Stephanie Templeton. Funeral service Tuesday, January 23, 2018, 11 am Luther Auditorium with burial at Luther Cemetery Stephanie Ann Templeton, 34, of Luther, Oklahoma, went to be with the Lord on January 19, 2017. Stephanie was born October 16, 1983, to Rodney and Rose (Templeton) Garrett. She graduated from Luther
Two years after the announcement of the controversial Eastern Oklahoma Turnpike, dirt work has quietly begun. There was no fanfare, groundbreaking or ribbon cutting – but the dirt movers are on the scene between 164th and the current Turner Turnpike next to Luther Road. It’s where the $400 million dollar roads begins. It will end
The Luther School Board evaluates its superintendent at its January monthly meeting. The Tuesday night meeting was the first review for Supt. Barry Gunn who took control of the district toward the end of the last school year after the resignation and then death of Dr. Sheldon Buxton. The meeting, behind closed doors in executive
Two Luther event venues will have separate open houses Sunday. It’s likely many brides and grooms will come out to tour both the Broken Horn Ranch and Eleven Oaks Ranch both located north of Luther. The events are designed to showcase the properties and related vendors. If you’d like to check out both properties, it’s
It’s a January highlight. There will be a chicken fried steak dinner, home-made desserts galore and a great cause to help our local 4H and FFA members. And it’s this Monday night, January 15, at 6 pm in the high school cafeteria. Many look forward to the annual Luther FFA & 4H Booster Club event.
“It’s a disappointment. The whole department went against me … it’s kind of stressful it didn’t go in my favor but I have the support of citizens and my family. I’m going to put in applications and go somewhere different.” With that comment, the ten-year career of Mike Oliver with the Luther Police Department ended.
SPONSORED CONTENT by Heather Perry, Realtor Over the last few years, Luther has experienced a population boom and with that comes a need for more housing. However, with the increased housing demand, the town has seen less and less inventory for sale. In 2016, 49 homes sold in the Luther area compared to 42 homes