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Okinawan karate instructor wins prestigious international award

By Mindy Ragan Wood Staff Writer A Piedmont martial arts instructor has brought a highly respected form of karate to Oklahoma and won an international award. Aaron...

Power off and on

By Mindy Ragan Wood Staff Writer When it rains technical problems in Piedmont, it pours. Last week a massive AT&T outage left the city government without services...

Piedmont softball opens season today at Santa Fe South

Blake Colston sports@piedmontnewsonline.com The waiting is over for Piedmont's softball team and its fans. As a month-long social media countdown on Lady Wildcat softball accounts on Facebook...

Piedmont boys cross country team chasing state title this season

Blake Colston sports@piedmontnewsonline.com There's likely never been this much anticipation for a cross country season in the history of Piedmont High School, and with good reason. Piedmont's...

Residents at risk

By Mindy Ragan Wood Staff Writer After the Sunday night storms raged through Canadian County, Piedmont city officials claim a phone outage put its residents at risk. City Manager...

Sharp’s barbecue pleases customers

By Mindy Ragan Wood Staff Writer A local barbecue eatery has been so well received in Piedmont that the owner already is considering an expansion of...

CASA event raises money for abused children

By Mindy Ragan Wood Staff Writer EL RENO - Child advocates and barbecue enthusiasts enjoyed a two-day cookoff judged by the prestigious Kansas City Barbecue Society...

Doris L. Smith

Doris L. Smith, 94, passed away Sunday, July 22, 2018, in Yukon, Oklahoma. She was born November 27, 1923, in Whiting, Kansas to Calvin...

Thanking Thomerson

By Mindy Ragan Wood Staff Writer Valerie Thomerson received well wishes and a plaque in recognition for her service as Piedmont’s mayor from April 2011 until...

Piedmont continues steady climb toward Class 6A

Blake Colston sports@piedmontnewsonline.com Piedmont, which just a few years ago was entrenched in Class 4A, continues its climb toward 6A, as indicated by the latest average...