Three people were killed in accidents last Saturday and Monday in Garvin and Pontotoc Counties, according to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol.
Sulphur-Davis Elks Lodge members in their September meeting discussed how to meet a pressing need in the community. After several minutes of brainstorming, ideas began to emerge how to help the many families struggling with the COVID-19 pandemic and the hardship it has caused. Therefore, the Sulphur-Davis Elks applied for a grant through the Grand Lodge to provide winter jackets and shoes for Murray County youth in need.
Two Sulphur men were recently charged with stealing marijuana from a commercial grow operation east of town, according to court documents.
The Sulphur Lady Bulldog’s fastpitch team, above, gathers last Thursday before leaving for the state tournament in Shawnee. The team won their first-round game over Henryetta and jumped into the semifinals opposite Tishomingo on Friday. While inching closer to the state title game than ever before, the Lady Bulldogs were not able to overcome a powerful Tish team and lost to the Lady Indians, 5-1. Tishomingo went on to win the championship over Washington on Saturday at Hall of Fame Stadium in Oklahoma City. It was Tishomingo’s second straight title. At right, the team celebrates with head coach Heath Gilbert after winning their first-round game over Henryetta.
Ghosts and goblins will be dawning the streets of Sulphur soon as Sulphur City Council members approved Saturday, October 31, from 5:00-8:00 p.m. as the official Trick-or-Treat night in the Sulphur city limits. The action was taken at the regular monthly meeting Monday night.