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  1. Community learns how DAEDF worksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KSWO

    DUNCAN, Okla._The Duncan Area Economic Development Foundation offered the community an inside look at what they do, which is bring in businesses to the Duncan area and expand job opportunities. The public got to tour several facilities, including the organization's business incubator, Red River Technology Center and Cameron Measurement Systems.

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  2. Chisholm Trail Arts Council holds Art Contest for the Cover of the CTAC Live Concert Series Playbill.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PRWeb

    Calling all Stephens County artists, the Chisholm Trail Arts Council is holding an art contest for the 2015-2016 playbill cover for their CTAC Live Concert Series. CTAC plays a vital role in promoting the arts in Duncan and Stephens County by enhancing the culture and quality of life for citizens and visitors alike- Duncan Convention and Visitors Bureau Chisholm Trail Arts Council http://www.chisholmtrailarts.com will be holding an art writing contest for the 2015-2016 playbill cover for their CTAC Live Concert Series.

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  3. Property Owners Denied Class Certification in Halliburton Contamination SuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | JD Supra

    Earlier this month, a federal district court in Oklahoma denied class certification to a group of property owners living near a contaminated research facility owned by Halliburton Energy Services, Inc. in Duncan, Oklahoma, who claimed that perchlorate from the facility contaminated or threatened to contaminate their property. McCormick v.

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  4. Noah's Park & Playgrounds Bringing New Fully ADA Accessible...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | PR.com

    On April 27th, 2015 Noah's Park & Playgrounds, Inc. will start the installation of a brand new playground structure and equipment designed for all inclusive play, for the historic Centennial Park at the Simmons Center in Duncan, Oklahoma. Since June 2014, Noah's Park and Playgrounds has been working with the Simmons Center's Executive Director, Rex Outhier, to help bring new and improved playground equipment to the well-known, and loved, Centennial Park in Duncan, Oklahoma.

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  5. Spring Bluegrass Festival in Duncan, the Heart of the Chisholm Trail...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | PRWeb

    Duncan's Grove 4th Annual Spring Bluegrass Festival, April 23rd- 25th, will be a week of fun for the entire family with activities aplenty plus great music. Activities for the week line up with Tuesday starting at 2pm with a Ladder Golf Tournament, 5pm Pot Luck, 6pm Pie Contest and 6:30pm Pie & Ice Cream.

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  6. Oklahoma teen faces life term for killing Australian man out of 'boredom'Read the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    A teenager convicted of fatally shooting an Australian jogger in 2013 out of boredom faces life in prison without the chance of parole after he is sentenced in June, Oklahoma prosecutors said on Monday. Chancey Allen Luna, who was 16 at the time of the crime, was found guilty on Friday of first-degree murder in the drive-by shooting of Christopher Lane, an Australian baseball player who was visiting his girlfriend in Duncan, Oklahoma, when he was shot in the back.

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  7. Okla. 'thrill kill' conviction: 'Bored' teen who killed at random may get lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Examiner.com

    Luna and his friends "were bored" so they decided to kill somebody. Chancey Allen Luna was found guilty of first-degree murder Friday for his role in the August 2013 drive-by shooting of Christopher Lane, a 23-year-old college student in Duncan, about... The bored Oklahoma teenager that said he and his two friends killed a college student simply because they "had nothing to do" just might pay for his crime with a lifetime behind bars.

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  8. Chancey Allen Luna: Teen convicted in thrill-kill slaying, jury recommended lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Examiner.com

    Luna and his friends "were bored" so they decided to kill somebody. Chancey Allen Luna was found guilty of first-degree murder Friday for his role in the August 2013 drive-by shooting of Christopher Lane, a 23-year-old college student in Duncan, about... Chancey Allen Luna, who was 16 years old and one of three teens who said that they were bored and decided to kill someone - and did - was convicted on April 20 for the first-degree shooting murder of Christopher Lane , a 23-year-old college student who "was jogging when he was shot in the back by a gun fired by Luna," on August 16, 2013 in Duncan, Oklahoma, according to CNN .

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  9. U.S. teen faces life term for killing man out of 'boredom'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | The Globe and Mail

    A teenager convicted of fatally shooting an Australian jogger in 2013 out of boredom faces life in prison without the chance of parole after he is sentenced in June, Oklahoma prosecutors said on Monday. Chancey Allen Luna, who was 16 at the time of the crime, was found guilty on Friday of first-degree murder in the drive-by shooting of Christopher Lane, an Australian baseball player who was visiting his girlfriend in Duncan, Oklahoma, when he was shot in the back.

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  10. Bored teen guilty in killing: Life sentence for murder offers epitome of boredomRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Examiner.com

    ... from Australia attending East Central University. The three teens were driving down the road in their hometown of Duncan, Oklahoma , when they shot Lane in the back simply out of boredom. The jury recommended that Luna, now 18, spend the rest of his ...

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  11. Duncan Area Economic Development Foundation to host interactive community toursRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | KSWO

    Inside DAEDF takes participants inside the economic development machine of the Duncan Area Economic Development Foundation through interactive community industry tours. Inside DAEDF tours will answer the question of what DAEDF does for the community and what economic development looks like in the Duncan area. 1 comment

  12. 'Bored' teen guilty of murdering Australian athlete in drive-by shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Examiner.com

    A man who was accused of murdering an Australian baseball player has pleaded guilty to a lesser charge. In 2013, 22-year-old Christopher Lane was shot to death while jogging near his girlfriend's home in Duncan, Okla.

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  13. The wrong place at the wrong time: the murder of Chris LaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | ABC News

    ... for a jog when he was shot in the back. Our North America correspondent, Michael Vincent, has been to the town of Duncan in Oklahoma three times to cover the arrest, arraignment and now the trial of the teenagers accused of killing the young ...

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  14. Jury tags ballplayer's killer a murdererRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | NWAonline

    An Oklahoma teenager was convicted Friday of first-degree murder in the shooting death of an Australian college baseball player. The Stephens County jury found Chancey Allen Luna guilty in the Aug. 16, 2013, death of Christopher Lane, 22, who was shot in the back while jogging along a city street in Duncan, Okla.

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  15. Duncan teenager is guilty of first-degree murder in Australian's fatal shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | NewsOK.com

    Convicted murderer Chancey Allen Luna, 17, of Duncan, is led from the Stephens County Courthouse Friday at the conclusion of his five-day trial. He told news reporters he was sorry he fatally shot a jogger in 2013.

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  16. Chris Lane murder: closure but little relief after Chancey Luna found guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... centre, and Lane's father, Peter Lane, right. After a five-day trial it took only an hour for a jury in the town of Duncan, Oklahoma, to convict 17-year-old Chancey Luna of the murder of Christopher Lane, a 22-year-old Australian who had been ...

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  17. Saddam Hussein loyalist is killed, officials reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... The influx is putting pressure on Italy's shelter system and raising calls for a better response to the emergency. Duncan, Okla.: An Oklahoma teenager whose attorney said he only meant to scare an Australian college baseball player by firing a shot ...

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  18. US teen Luna found guilty of Lane murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Yahoo!

    ... day breathing air outside the bars of a prison. The jury agreed Luna, who randomly selected Lane as he jogged on a Duncan, Oklahoma, street on a hot summer afternoon in 2013, should never be released from prison. A male juror gave away what was ...

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  19. Chancey Luna found guilty of murdering Australian baseball player Chris LaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | ABC News

    ... Luna shot Chris Lane in the back from a moving car while the Australian baseballer was jogging down a street in Duncan, Oklahoma. He has never expressed any remorse for the killing. Our North America correspondent, Michael Vincent, spoke to Chris ...

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  20. Oklahoma teen convicted in slaying of Australian baseball playerRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | The Baltimore Sun

    Chancey Luna is led from the courtroom to the jail in shackles and handcuffs after being convicted on April 17, 2015, in the death of Australian baseball player Christopher Lane in Duncan, Okla. Chancey Luna is led from the courtroom to the jail in shackles and handcuffs after being convicted on April 17, 2015, in the death of Australian baseball player Christopher Lane in Duncan, Okla.

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