Canadian County Jail Log

The Canadian County Jail reported the following arrests between Jan. 24 ad Jan. 30: Newton Ralph Akeen, 32, Gracemont: Driving with a suspended license; Amy Renaye Black, 32, El Reno: Warrant; David Bonfil, 40, Driving under the influence, driving with a suspended license; Michael Lowell Bonjour, 33, Yukon: Driving under the influence, failure to carry…

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Legislators tout new era of cooperation

By Chris Eversole It’s a new day at the Oklahoma Capitol, and the legislators representing the Mustang area are excited to be a part of it. Four of them shared their excitement at the legislative breakfast held Tuesday at the Mustang Town Center. Newly-elected Rep. Brian Hill noted that new Gov. Kevin Stitt “bounces around…

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Miss Mustang Pageant draws 300

By Chris Eversole Around 300 people attended the Miss Mustang Scholarship Pageant Saturday, a big increase from the 170 who attended last year’s event. Jaci Deitrick won the Miss Mustang title, and Emily Yannatone was the runner-up. This is second year for the pageant and the first year for the Outstanding Teen competition. The new…

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Shedeck honors physical education teacher

Chase Langley, a physical education teacher, is Shedeck Elementary School’s teacher of the year. Langley, a fourth-year educator, also teaches health. Officials said that besides his teaching duties, Langley helped with numerous projects over the past year, from incorporating more flexible seating options for students throughout the school to promoting more physical activities in the…

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Police Logs

The Mustang police department recorded the following arrests between Jan. 20 and Jan. 26:   Cassandra Ann Knight, 27, Tuttle: DUI, possession of a controlled substance; Cory Michael Mauller, 26, Mustang: Failure to appear, warrant service; Isaac Ray Cronemeyer, 20, Mustang: Sale or operatioin of vehicle without stop or turn lamps, possession of paraphernalia, acquire…

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Reading goes to the dogs in Mustang

By Chris Eversole Twelve young readers participated in the Read to Dogs event Saturday at the Mustang Public Library. “This gives them confidence,” said Youth Services Librarian Nichole Valencia. “The dogs don’t judge.” Reading to dogs lowers stress and inspires confidence, she said. Andrea Reed, of Therapy Dogs International, said she started training her two…

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Mustang Performing Arts Center groundbreaking Friday

  By Shannon Rigsby Mustang Public Schools The public is invited to the groundbreaking for Mustang High School’s Performing Arts Center. The event will be at 2 p.m. Friday at the corner of Juniper Lane and Mustang Road. Superintendent Charles Bradley said the event will mark a new era in the history of Mustang Public…

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HALF A HUNDRED

All America Bank celebrating 50thanniversary By Chris Eversole All America Bank, the financial institution with the longest history in Mustang, is celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2019. All America Bank, originally named First Mustang State Bank, has been a major contributor to the community, financing many construction projects and providing business and personal loans, said…

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Police Logs

The Mustang police department reported the following arrests between Jan. 6 and Jan. 12. Jacob Allen Weeks, 29, Mustang: Driving under suspension, defective or improper brake lights; Kellie Joann Sullivan, 49, Hinton: Driving under suspension, speeding; Barry Lovell Emerich, 32, Mustang: Child endangerment, possession of controlled substance, possession of paraphernalia, domestic assault and battery in…

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