OBITUARY – Mark Evan Fairchild – Death Notices

Mark Evan Fairchild was born Dec. 21, 1987, in Oklahoma City and lived most of his life in Yukon. His passion in life was acting and directing, which he did at the Carpenter Square Theatre. He was a  member of the Trinity Lutheran Church in El Reno. He died March 12 in Oklahoma City. Private…

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DEATH NOTICES – March 7, 2020

DEATH NOTICES   Debra Day Debra Day, 58, died March 1. Services are pending. (Ingram)   Keith Taylor Keith Leroy Taylor, 63, died March 4. Services are pending.   Betty Teubner Betty Sue Teubner, 38, died March 1. Her funeral will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Life Church. (Ingram)    

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Yukon gymnast continues to hone skills while at OU

A Yukon gymnast continues to make a name for himself at the University of Oklahoma. Gage Dyer is currently ranked No. 1 in floor exercises in USA Gymnastics. He also is ranked in the top 10 in both the high bar and the all-around. Dyer also recently claimed the best finish among OU’s current roster,…

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DEATH NOTICES – February 26, 2020

Richard Buxton Richard Edward Buxton, 68, died Feb. 20. His funeral was Tuesday. (McNeil’s) Leland Cannon Leland Earl Cannon, 53, died Feb. 22. His funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at McNeil’s Funeral Service, Mustang. Robert Hathaway Robert D. Hath-away, 79, died Feb. 21. No services are planned. (McNeil’s) Delores Kroutil Delores Carol Kroutil,…

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DEATH NOTICES – Feb. 22, 2020

John Baugher John Baugher, 92, died Feb. 14. No services are planned. (Ingram) Eudora Brown Eudora Mary Brown, 86, died Feb. 13. Her funeral was Tuesday. (McNeil’s) Anna Fletcher Anna Mae Fletcher, 97, died Feb. 15. Her funeral was Friday. (McNeil’s) Jean Jordan Jean Jordan, 61, died Feb. 15. No services planned (Ingram) Sharon Ollen-burger…

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Two MHS seniors named National Merit finalists

Two Mustang High School seniors have been named National Merit Scholarship finalists, putting them in competition for more than 7,600 scholarships worth ove $31 million. Morgan Askeland and Desiree Ricketts earned the honor based on their scores on the 2018 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test, which they took last year as juniors. Their scores…

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Canadian County deputy dies in crash

A Canadian County deputy is dead and two other people were seriously injured early Friday after what appears to have been a head-on collision on Northwest Expressway. Canadian County Sheriff Chris West identified the deputy as Lt. Shirley Lanning. She had been a background investigator for the sheriff’s office, and had previously worked at that…

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