When the creative spirit gets launched, there is a lot of fun to be had in Luther – and a lot of good chili and cornbread. The Luther Fire Department and Police Department are in a friendly competition to outdo each other on the best pot of chili. It’s part of a fundaiser to help
An account is set up at Luther’s BancFirst to collect funds for the family of Christian Hardison as they prepare for his funeral. The account name is “Benefit Fund for Christian Hardison.” Donations can be made at any BancFirst location. Meantime, Luther seventh graders are coping as they are back in school together for the
Friends and family of Christian Hardison will gather on a bridge of the Deep Fork River at Sunday noon. They are gathering to remember the 13-year-old who accidentally drowned there Friday. Cynthia Wishon said the gathering is the idea of her son, Marcus, who is the boy who tried to save his friend when Christian
Pecos Bill is coming to the stage in Luther and Wellston. The play about the larger-than-life fictional cowboy and his entourage is part of the BancFirst Tour of the Oklahoma Children’s Theatre. The Pecos Bill and the Ghost Stampede touring production will be performed at Luther Elementary and Wellston Elementary on May 8. The play, featuring
The new year brings longer hours at Luther’s First Bank & Trust. With the expected sale of the bank to Bancfirst in February, the bank is working toward the transition. The lobby will be open thirty minutes longer, Monday – Thursday, and the drive-thru will open thirty minutes earlier. Lobby hours: 8 am – 4
The sale of some town-owned property to the local bank brought some nods and support via comments and chatter around town. But some are still worried about the loss of the basketball court. The land the Luther First Bank & Trust, soon-to-be Bancfirst, purchased currently is the space where a public basketball/tennis court is, as
Luther’s First Bank and Trust was the only bidder on a 1.75-acre parcel of surplus land offered by the Town of Luther. The bank offered $75,000 for the land that faces Highway 66 and is just to the east of the Dollar General store, east of Luther. Bids were accepted beginning 15 days ago until Noon
The First Bank & Trust, including its branch in Luther will be sold to BancFirst, it was revealed Tuesday. Luther Branch President Gary Roy said the sale will be positive for the Town of Luther emphasizing that the bank is in excellent financial health, so much so that when the owner of the bank, Mr.