Cotton County Newswire

Cotton County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Cotton County, OK.

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  1. Floods hit Cotton CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | KSWO

    COTTON COUNTY, Okla_The overflow from East Cache Creek which caused all the problems for East Lawton has now left much of Walters and Cotton County underwater. The floodwaters have made their way into several neighborhoods.

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  2. Highway Closures Alert 5-25-15 as of 4:30 p.m. from ODOTRead the original story

    Monday May 25 | Hennessey Clipper

    ... between SH-51 and US-62. Choctaw County SH-70 is closed at the Muddy Boggy River between Soper and Boswell. Cotton County SH-5B at West Cache Creek. Grant County SH-11 is closed between US-81 in Medford to SH-132 Jefferson County SH-32 is closed ...

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  3. Flooding forces some evacuations in north WaltersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | KSWO

    WALTERS, Okla._ The heavy rain that poured in northern Comanche County over the weekend is forcing evacuations in Cotton County Monday morning. Floodwaters from East Cache Creek have reached Arlington Street a few blocks east and west of Broadway in Walters.

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  4. FLOODING: Road ClosuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | KSWO

    COTTON County: Lone Star Road 1 Mile N. of State Highway 5, County Street 2680 1/2 N. State Highway 5, County Road 1740 W. of State Highway 65, County Road 1940 1/4 W. Lonestar, Golf Course Road 1 N. State Highway 5, Elevator Road and Shooter Hill Road N. of Walters. STEPHENS County: County Street 2800 and County Road 1870, County Street 2750 N. of Fuller, Terry between 42nd and 58th, State Highway 29 E. of the Bray Store.

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  5. Highway closures due to floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

    ... of Hulbert between SH-51 and US-62. Choctaw County SH-70 is closed east of Boswell at the Muddy Boggy River. Cotton County SH-5B is closed between SH-5A and US-70. Johnston County US-377/SH-99 is closed to through traffic just south of Tishomingo. ...

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  6. Crews recover body in West Cache CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | KSWO

    UPDATE: Crews recover body in West Cache Creek - KSWO, Lawton, OK- Wichita Falls, TX: News, Weather, Sports. ABC, 24/7, Telemundo - COTTON COUNTY, Okla_ It was a somber day in Cotton County after crews recovered the body of a 15-year-old boy in West Cache Creek.

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  7. Swift water in Cotton County claims life of juvenileRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    The 15-year-old victim was kayaking on Cache Creek in Cotton County Friday afternoon with friends when swift water caused the kayak to overturn. Another juvenile and the victim tried to place the kayak on top of a canoe.

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  8. Tornado Outbreak Possible This EveningRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    ... is reporting the death of a juvenile due to swift water.The 15-year-old victim was kayaking on Cache Creek in Cotton County Friday afternoon with friends when swift water caused the kayak to overturn. Another juvenile and the victim tried to place ...

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  9. Walters Teen Drowns In South Oklahoma Kayaking TripRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Authorities have recovered the body of a Walters teen who disappeared while kayaking in swift water Friday afternoon south of Lawton in Cotton County. The 15-year-old boy was kayaking with five other juveniles on West Cache Creek about a mile south of State Highway 5, according to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol's marine division.

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  10. Search for missing Walters boy will continue SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | KSWO

    Search for missing Walters boy will continue Saturday - KSWO, Lawton, OK- Wichita Falls, TX: News, Weather, Sports. ABC, 24/7, Telemundo - WALTERS, Okla._A potential tragedy in Cotton County, where a boy was swept up in the current at West Cache Creek Friday afternoon.

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  11. Cotton County family says they found Mammoth boneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

    MAMMOTH TEETH AND LOOK LIKE MEN MAY HAVE HAVEN'T RP ENTIRE SKELETON. STORY NEW AT 10:00.

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  12. Breezy & WarmerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    ... campaign. WALTERS, Okla. (AP) - Investigators are at the scene of a fatal early-morning shooting in Cotton County involving a homeowner who shot a would-be intruder.The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation says 34-year-old Nathan Daniel Morales ...

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  13. Man shot, killed during Oklahoma home break-inRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    ... by a person inside the home," the release states. The state medical examiner will perform an autopsy, and the Cotton County District Attorneys Office will determine if the shooting was justified once OSBI completes its investigation.

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  14. OSBI investigates shooting death in DevolRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | KSWO

    ... in the case. The homeowner has not been identified. The OSBI says it will continue to investigate and that the Cotton County District Attorney's office will determine if the shooting was justified.

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  15. Investigators say Oklahoma homeowner fatally shoots intruderRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2015 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    Investigators are at the scene of a fatal early-morning shooting in Cotton County involving a homeowner who shot a would-be intruder. The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation says 34-year-old Nathan Daniel Morales was fatally shot at a residence in Devol shortly after 3 a.m. Sunday.

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  16. OSBI Investigating Fatal Shooting Near Devol, Cotton CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Just after 3 a.m. Sunday, Cotton County Sheriff's requested OSBI agents to assist with an investigation into a fatal shooting. Authorities said Nathan Morales, 31, broke into a home at Route 1 Box 40 A near Devol.

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  17. Walters Volunteer Fire Department hosts hamburger supper fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | KSWO

    ... the community's support. "They've been really good to us, we have a good back. Not just Walters, but Cotton County as a whole. Our fire departments are working together [and] things like this bring us together. Just working together with community ...

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  18. Great State: A Breed Apart, Temple, OK Wild Hog Hunt Puts Them On DisplayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    ... out, "There's a lot of hogs around here and that's just kind of what we do for fun." But in the brush lands of Cotton County lots of folks would like to hunt them right out of existence, and have a good old time doing it.

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  19. Voters raise sales tax, pass school bondsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | KSWO

    SOUTHWEST OKLAHOMA_Southwest Oklahoma voters went to the polls and decided four issues between Cotton County, Hobart Public Schools and Rush Springs Public Schools. Voters in Cotton County passed a 0.75 percent sales tax increase to help fund the courthouse.

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  20. Sheriff's deputy testifies in home invasion trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | KSWO

    DUNCAN, Okla._The defense put a sheriff's deputy on the stand in the trial of a home invasion in Cotton County. Winston Walters, a former realty TV star, is charged with six felonies, including first-degree robbery and kidnapping.

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