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Heavy rain reported in western and southern Oklahoma early Monday
Minor flooding was possible from Cheyenne to Clinton. A flood advisory was issued for the Duncan area and eastern Stephens County near Velma and Bray due to rain early Monday between 3:30 a.m. and 5:30 a.m. Check NewsOK.com for weather updates.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Danny Ray Gallaher
Danny Ray Gallaher 57, of Comanche, passed away at Duncan Regional Hospital on Thursday, July 24, 2014, after a courageous battle with cancer.
Duncan's dead animals to be sold for science
The City of Duncan has found what it believes is a positive way to handle the disposal of all the dogs and cats it euthanizes.
Tax-free weekend begins Friday
It's been seven years since Oklahoma legislators passed the tax-free holiday to keep shoppers in Oklahoma.
Cable ONE starts lineup changes
Cable One, the cable TV service provider for Duncan and Marlow, will begin a series of changes in its channel lineup on Aug. 5, the company said.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Melvis (Darla) Bernice Spoonemore
Melvis Bernice Spoonemore, 91, of Duncan, passed away on July 21, 2014. Services will be Saturday, July 26, 2014 at 10 a.m. at the Velma Church of Christ with Minister Michael Ward officiating.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Temperature hits 101
The temperature hit 101 in Duncan on Thursday and stayed there for about two hours before cooling down to 99 at 6:35 p.m., the National Weather Service reported.
Gun and drugs found in man's car as he flees
Bond was set at $10,000 Wednesday for a Duncan man who allegedly left a pistol, four bags of methamphetamine, a bag of marijuana and paraphernalia in a car after running away from the vehicle.
Traffic stop leads to drug arrest for Duncan man
Bail was set at $250,000 Wednesday for a Duncan man who was allegedly found to have two bags of methamphetamine and two bags of marijuana in his home.
Nighttime run to benefit fight against exploitation
Duncan's second annual She Is Safe Run to the Dark 5K will be held at 9 p.m. on Friday.
Artistic expression colors her world
Sixteen-year-old Darien Vassella is a painting prodigy. The Duncan native took part in a two-day watercolor class at the Chisholm Trail Heritage Center to further hone her talents.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Water rationing specter suddenly produces a crowd
The Duncan Council met again on Tuesday, as it does twice a month, but there was something different about the latest gathering -- there were more than a handful of people in the audience.
Library shows appreciation for teen volunteers
To show her appreciation for her summer help, Duncan children's librarian Darbie LaFontain headed a thank you party for the teen volunteers.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Man steals, pawns company items
A probable cause affidavit was filed Monday for a Duncan man who allegedly pawned items from the company of which he was employed.
Most Main Street Duncan members haven't paid dues
The new executive director of Main Street Duncan has her work cut out for her. The nonprofit organization, designed to pump life into Duncan's historic down, has collected only 40 percent of the dues it is owed for the past year, according to records.
Douglass Pool splash pad work underway
Douglass Pool may be only about a month away from becoming a splash pad. On Monday, City of Duncan workers began breaking up the concrete making up the pool deck.
Phillips leads creative process through Heritage Center art class
Brenda Phillips took her art knowledge and applied it to two groups Monday. Phillips, an art teacher at Duncan High School, led a drawing class Monday at the Chisholm Trail Heritage Center, teaching two groups, youths and adults, the basics of drawing.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
World's Largest Garage Sale was cool... real cool
The verdict is in for this year's version of The World Largest Garage Sale -- cool weather is good for business.
Daybreak Diner Vs. Jimmy's Egg: Who takes home the bacon?
Is Duncan big enough for two breakfast joints? The question arises with the entrance of Jimmy's Egg onto Duncan's culinary stage.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Donald Lafayette Taylor
Donald Lafayette Taylor II, 34, of Duncan passed away Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at his home in Duncan.