Breaking News

Turnpike project to provide relief to SW 15th Street bottleneck

By Chris Eversole Extending the John Kilpatrick Turnpike through the Mustang area is painful now, but the relief is coming, an Oklahoma Turnpike Authority representative said. The bottleneck where the existing turnpike dumps onto SW 15 Street – west of Mustang Creek Elementary and Mustang North Middle School – will open in April or May,…

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MUSTANG VOTERS DECIDE

Lovelace wins school board seat; runoff for council By Chris Eversole Voters Tuesday elected a new member for the Mustang Board of Education but voters in Ward 6 will have to return to the polls in April to settle a Mustang City Council seat. Todd Lovelace easily carried the race for school board Office No.…

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Tondrell Durham resigns from Mustang

Mustang boys’ basketball coach Tondrell Durham resigned from his duties as of 1 p.m. Tuesday. Durham has spent the last two seasons as the coach of the Broncos and compiled a record of 18-27. The news comes six hours before the Broncos were scheduled to tip-off against the Norman Tigers on the road. “He resigned…

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Police Logs

The Mustang Police Department made the following arrests between Feb. 2 and Feb. 9: Kevin Aaron Sanders, 43, Oklahoma City: DUI, transporting open container of liquior; Aaron James Box, 40, Oklahoma City: DUI; Jay McFarland, 43, Mustang: Disobey stop sign, driving while license privilege suspended; Jerry Don Newman, 50, Yukon: Driving while license privilege suspended,…

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Thomas, Lovelace run for school board

By Chris Eversole All voters within the Mustang school district are eligible to vote on a school board seat Tuesday. The election is being held as part of the primary election because it fills the seat vacated when Dr. Jim Davis resigned. The board appointed Todd Lovelace to fill the seat until an election could…

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New role, no problem

Leslie Osborn focuses on helping released prisoners,  workforce training By Chris Eversole Leslie Osborn is excited about her new role as Oklahoma labor commissioner, and she’s moving forward on two fronts that are new for the office – criminal justice reform and workforce training. Osborn, who previously was a state representative serving the Mustang area,…

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Lady Broncos losing streak extends to four

Mustang girls’ basketball has fallen into a slump as of late and the losing streak grew to four Tuesday. “Yeah, we lost but I don’t think it would have done us any better had we gone and beat a team by 45 and everyone gets to play. I think that is false confidence and that’s…

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