Sep 26, 2012
Sales tax return is up 14%
The town's sales tax return of $85,834 last month for June business was up $11,775 compared to the 2011 August return of $74,059. August is down $4,972 compared to last month's return of $90,806. Other towns reporting increases in collections are Dover, Loyal, Okarche, crescent, Enid and Okeene.
Oklahoma City man dies in oilfield accident near Loyal
Israel Banvelos, 31, Oklahoma City, died in an oilfield accident northwest of Loyal on the Lesley Oilwell Lease in Kingfisher County.