Yukon PD investigating early morning gunshots

The Yukon Police Department is investigating reports of gunfire early Friday morning. Police responded to the reports at 4:15 a.m. in the 1100 block of South Ranchwood Blvd. Upon arriving at the scene, officers discovered shell casings on the ground behind businesses in the area. At this time, no damage or injuries have been reported.…

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Arrest made after attempted carjacking

A man is in custody after reportedly trying to carjack a man at a Yukon gas station early Friday morning. Kenneth Fuller, 61, was arrested on complaints of robbery, leaving the scene of an injury accident, resisting arrest and assault and battery Friday. According to information from the Oklahoma City Police Department, a man was…

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Charvat is YMS’ Site Teacher of Year

Pam Charvat has been awarded the 2020-2021 Teacher of the Year for Yukon Middle School. Charvat teaches eighth grade pre-algebra. She has been teaching for eight years, all at Yukon Middle School. Pam (Rischard) Charvat is a graduate of Yukon High School, class of 1981. She rece-ived a degree at the University of Oklaho-ma while…

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Patriots advance to second round with win

For Yukon coach Jeremy Reed, there is a lot of soul searching in his future. The Millers’ head football coach said this week that he will have to look hard at what went wrong this year when the Millers lost twice to their archrival. Yukon opened and closed its season against Mustang. Reed said 2020…

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Patriots advance to second round with win

The Southwest Covenant Patriots spread out their offensive performance last week to several players as they topped Central High School 44-0. The win advanced the Patriots to the second round of the Class B playoffs, where they were to face Waurika (5-3, 3-1), which had a bye last week. A big second quarter propelled the…

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2016 robbery suspect arrested

By MARK CODNER [email protected]   After more than four years on the run, an Oklahoma City man wanted in connection with a Yukon armed robbery is in custody. Damon Brandon Caldwell, 46, was booked Thursday into the Canadian County jail on charges of robbery, shooting with intent to kill and being a felon in possession…

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Patriots top Bray-Doyle for district win

Tyler Kelly had a dominating performance Thursday as he helped lead the Southwest Covenant Patriots to the team’s second consecutive win of the season, 56-12, over Bray-Doyle. Kelly finished the night with nine carries for 167 yards and three touchdowns. He scored twice in the first quarter, including a 45-yard run. The other score was…

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SWC Patriots play, win 30-28 over Caddo in tight game

After a two-week break caused by COVID-19, the Southwest Covenant Patriots finally got an opportunity Friday to get back on the field, and they got their first win of the season. The Patriots used a fourth-quarter two-point conversion to pull off the 30-28 win over Caddo. It was the first time the Patriots had been…

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