A Unique Graduation

Graduating seniors at Sulphur High School are honored in a group photo poster outside Sulphur City Hall. The sign was installed by city staff. Graduation ceremonies for the 97 seniors is scheduled June 5. PHOTO BY MIKE WEST

Sulphur Scout Completes Eagle Project With Downtown Work At Veterans Park

Zachary Boldt is Sulphur’s latest candidate for the Eagle Scout rank - the highest earned rank in Boy Scouting. He is shown beside his Eagle project - a new sign for the Veterans Park on West Broadway in Sulphur. Boldt is a scout with Sulphur Troop 160. PHOTO BY JAY LAXTON

News

Congratulations SHS Honor Grads

Sulphur High School’s honor graduates, above, will bid the school and staff farewell on June 5 at the annual commencement exercises at Agee Field. 

ADA, OKLAHOMA (May 22, 2020) – Chickasaw Nation Governor Bill Anoatubby said all Chickasaw Nation gaming facilities will open at 25 percent of capacity 8 a.m. Wednesday, May 27.

Obituaries

Melanie Rae “Mel” Parker, of Roff, was born July 21, 1977 in Tishomingo, to Billy Ray and Barbara (Byron) VanHorn.

John Emery Cagle

John Emery Cagle was born Jan. 10, 1942 in Wynnewood, to Cecil and Zona (Hickman) Cagle. He passed from this life May 13, 2020 in Sulphur, and entered Heaven’s Gates to begin his eternal life.

Stephen Luster Portwood

Stephen Luster Portwood was born July 24, 1948 in Oklahoma City to the late Elwin M. and Boyd (Luster) Portwood.

Sports

Getting Back To Normal

ABOVE: Harley Beesley, who will enter her senior year this fall, fires off a pitch in a game last fall as the Lady Bulldogs began their softball campaign.

As things around the state of Oklahoma start to begin to get back to normal, or something of that nature, Sulphur athletics is right there with the rest of society.

OKLAHOMA CITY, May 26, 2020 — Gerald Jaquith lived a frugal, unassuming life.

Where Are You Now, Clint Warren?

Former Sulphur athlete and now coach at Tuttle, Clint Warren, right, is shown with his wife, Marcia (with glasses) and other family members.

With sports coming to a halt for the rest of the school year and for an unknown time, I thought it would be cool to do some different things and continue to check in on former Sulphur athletes and

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