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May 25, 2017

Jenni White

A new mayor and other town board happenings

The new mayor of Luther is Jenni White. At the new town board’s first meeting, her fellow trustees voted White as mayor and Jason Roach as vice mayor. Both were elected in April along with Paxton Cavin and Trandy Langston. Ron Henry is the fifth trustee. “Thank you. I appreciate that. The agenda has my

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

Getting to work

Not wasting time, the new members elected to the Luther Board of Trustees have planned a meeting Monday to hear ideas and talk amongst themselves before they are sworn into office a week later. The public is invited. Monday, April 10 6:30 pm Community Center Trustee-Elect Jenni White said she checked with the Oklahoma Municipal League

A new Board for Luther

In unofficial returns, all incumbents on the Luther Town Board of Trustees have been unseated in the April 4, 2017, election. In the most dramatic result, the current mayor only received five votes. These are unofficial returns, subject to change upon counting and certification later this week by the Election Board. Congratulations to all candidates

Candidate Forum: March 21

As the 2017 municipal election for Luther Town Trustees nears, The Luther Register is teaming up with Broken Horn Ranch Events Center and other sponsors to host a candidate forum. Luther Town Trustee Candidate Forum Tuesday, March 21, 2017 5:30 pm – Reception 6:15 pm – Candidate Forum Broken Horn Ranch Events Center 19680 North

Voter’s Guide for Town Candidates

Introducing the 2017 Voter’s Guide showcasing the candidates for Luther Town Trustee. We asked  each candidate to participate by completing a “get to know me and what my views are” questionnaire. Via email, in person and mail the questionnaires were distributed to each candidate for their voluntary participation, with a deadline of a few days

Leaders for Luther, an update

Day Two of filing for the Luther Town Trustee Election brought some political newcomers and just one incumbent to the Oklahoma County Election Board. There are six candidates for four available seats, with one more day to file. Jason Roach, owner of Triangle Silt Dike on Hwy 66, west of Luther Road, filed to fill the

Leaders for Luther

On the eve of candidate filing for the leadership of the Town of Luther, there are many questions. Who will run? Will the incumbents file for re-election? Will there be a long list of possible candidates for four Luther Town Trustee positions, plus the Clerk/Treasurer position? Who can vote? Who can run? Filing begins tomorrow, Feb

Mayor Taft and a Town Board Vacancy

The Luther Town Board Tuesday night accepted the resignation of former Mayor Lea Ann Jackson from the board, and appointed Cecilia Taft as mayor. Taft, a benefits manager at Langston University, has served as mayor before and is a veteran member of the Town Board. The agenda item to accept Jackson’s resignation came just days