Where’s the money?

By Tim Farley, News Editor - A Dallas-based attorney for Piedmont Park Project organizers provided “typical responses” to a federal lawsuit filed in Houston. The lawsuit was...

December sales tax collections drop

By Mindy Ragan Wood, Staff Writer - Sales tax collections are down again for Piedmont, an Oklahoma Tax Commission report shows. Figures for December 2016 totaled $188,781,...

Obituary: Ellis Wayne Dorrell

Ellis Wayne Dorrell went home to be with the Lord on December 5, 2017. He was born on September 10, 1928 to Benny White Dorrell...

By Mindy Ragan Wood, Staff Writer - Needy children in Piedmont will have a brighter Christmas thanks to Sparky’s Donation Station. The toy drive is a concerted...

The race is on

By Mindy Ragan Wood, Staff Writer - Piedmont Board of Education incumbent Karen Green has filed for re-election, but she’ll face an opponent this time. Longtime Piedmont...

Pobolish has big plans for SWOSU football program

Blake Colston sports@piedmontnewsonline.com Chet Pobolish has been on a football sideline somewhere every Friday and Saturday since he was five years old. Starting next season, Pobolish will...

State lawmakers pessimistic about budget

By Tim Farley, News Editor - State lawmaker Lonnie Paxton doesn’t believe the legislature can pass a budget that will gain Gov. Mary Fallin’s signature. “It’s practically...

Animal shelter receives donation

By Mindy Ragan Wood, Staff Writer - A Piedmont area animal rescue shelter received a surprise donation of at least 600 pounds of dry and canned...

Expansion approved

By Mindy Ragan Wood, Staff Writer - Council members voted Monday night to approve an expansion project for the city’s fire department after a previous presentation...

Obituary: Glenda Lee Behrens

Glenda Lee Behrens, 71, of Yukon, OK passed away on Monday November 20, 2017. Glenda was born to Bernie King and Ruby Hughes on December...