PHOTO BY MIKE WEST

A young angler practices fishing pole casting Monday, March 18 at the Nature Center in the Chickasaw National Recreation Area. The fishing event was the first in a weeklong series of kids’ activities during Spring Break week. The casting demonstration was conducted by Chief of Interpretation Ranger Ron Parker, right.

PHOTOS BY SABRINA DUCK

Sulphur senior Payton Row drives through two Adair defenders in the Lady Bulldog’s first-round loss in the state tournament. Row led the team with a 27-point performance in the loss.

The Sulphur powerlifting team, above, will be gunning for their third consecutive state title when they lift at El Reno High School this Friday.

In inset, are four Bulldogs with their medals following the tournament. They are, from left, Darin Jones, Mason Lance, Jonathan Cazares and Dalton Pitman.

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Sulphur city council and school board candidates are making their final pitches this week and next for one position on each of the boards.

PHOTO BY MIKE WEST

A young angler practices fishing pole casting Monday, March 18 at the Nature Center in the Chickasaw National Recreation Area. The fishing event was the first in a weeklong series of kids’ activities during Spring Break week. The casting demonstration was conducted by Chief of Interpretation Ranger Ron Parker, right.

The Chickasaw National Recreation Area held a demonstration of Fishing Basics for kids Monday, March 18 at the Travertine Nature Center.

The City of Sulphur will soon implement changes to an intersection on the community’s west side, according to city manager Andy Freeman.

Obituaries

Funeral services for Frances Opal Vermillion were held 2:00 p.m., Friday, March 15, 2019 at the Crossway First Baptist Church Chapel in Sulphur with Pastor Bill Leveridge officiating.

Funeral services for Rocky Dale Arms were held 2:00 p.m., Monday, March 18, 2019 at the Crossway First Baptist Church in Sulphur with Pastor Bill Leveridge officiating.

Funeral services for Loye Everett “LE” Norton were held 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at the Crossway First Baptist Church in Sulphur, with Pastor Bill Leveridge officiating.

Sports

PHOTO BY SABRINA DUCK

Lady Bulldog Kinlee Duck snags a fly ball near the fence in tournament action last week.

The Sulphur softball team got going last week, playing nine games and are now the No. 5 team in Class 5A after the first week of games.

PHOTO BY DEJAY ARMS

Sulphur’s Logan Smith makes solid contact with this pitch in a game last week

The Sulphur baseball team dealt with rain and tough losses last week, but ended things with a win on Monday.

BELOW: Kenzie Ruth runs leg of a relay race at the Prague meet.

At the Panther Invitational, the girls led the way, finishing 6th overall with 49 team points.

Kenzie Ruth won the 300 hurdles, running 50.50 in her first meet of the year.

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