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Wed
15
Feb

US - 70 Narrows Near Randlett

US-70 narrows near Randlett in Cotton County Tuesday

East and westbound US-70 over Cache Creek near Randlett in Cotton County will be intermittently narrowed to one lane beginning Tuesday at noon through mid-March for a bridge painting project.

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Wed
15
Feb

Walters High School Poetry Out Loud Contest Winners

Winners of the WHS Poetry Out Loud contest are (L-R): Dorothy Justice (winner) and Shalyn Bowles (runner-up). They will advance to compete in the OKC regional contest on February 18, sponsored by Oklahoma Shakespeare in the Park.

Congratulations and Good Luck Girls!

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Wed
15
Feb

Walters FFA and 4-H Members Participated in The Chattanooga Sheep Show and Walters Local Livestock Show

Several Walters FFA and 4-H members attended the Chattanooga sheep, goat, and swine shows on Feb. 3-4. Results are as follows:

Sheep-

Macie Edgmon- Champion Natural & 3rd Overall, 1st Shropshire; Shalyn Bowles- Reserve Speckle; Ely King - Reserve Shrop-shire and Champion Intermediate Showmanship; Ty Davis- Reserve Hampshire; Kynlee Edgmon- 1st Hampshire; Makenna Fisher- 2nd Shropshire, 2nd Natural; Lawson Brown- 2nd Cross; Breyden Turner- 4th Shropshire 

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Wed
15
Feb

Big Pasture FFA Breaks Ground For Garden

Friday, February 10th Big Pasture FFA broke ground for a garden north of the school. Wesley Sims volunteered his time, tractor and furnished the gas to break the ground up for the FFA.

The FFA have already started starter plants indoors for use in the garden.

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Wed
08
Feb

NIRA Southern and Southwest Region Showdown

Two young men from Southwest Oklahoma will be competing in the sport they have been doing their whole life—team roping. This is a “College Rodeo Showdown” to be held in San Antonio, Texas. Both boys have had a rope in their hand since a very young age. Both grew up roping in Kenny Glenn’s arena with their dads, Kenny and many other team ropers. Zane Davis, the son of Kevin and Sheri Davis signed with Clarendon Rodeo College in Texas, before he even graduated Walters High School. Blake Glenn, the son of Casey Glenn and Trina Glenn, he graduated from Walters High School, then attended Cameron University for 2 semesters, then signed with Vernon Rodeo College in Texas. Blake is in his 2nd year at Vernon and Zane is in his 2nd semester at Clarendon.

 

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Wed
08
Feb

Jolie Davis 2017 WMS Geography Bee Champion

Feb. 1, Walters Middle School held the annual Geography Bee, sponsored by National Geographic. Jolie Davis (left), WMS 7th grader, is the 2017 WMS Geography Bee Champion! Allie Powers (right), WMS 8th grader, is the runner-up. Congratulations girls!

Jolie will complete an online test later in the spring to see if she will advance to the state level.

 

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Wed
08
Feb

Elk’s Lodge Free Throw Contest - State Competition

Elk’s Lodge State Free Throw Contest was held at Sapulpa, OK on February 4, 2017. Carter got Runner-up in State (2nd place) for the 10 - 11 year old boys division.

 

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Wed
01
Feb

Glen Woods Receives 2016 Citizen of the Year At Walters Chamber of Commerce Banquet

Thursday, January 26, 2017, was the night to be at the Cotton Electric Civic room for the 2017 Chamber Banquet. Walters Board Members MaryAnn Holman and Connie Landon greeted everyone as they came in.

2016 Chamber President Chris Watters opened the Walters Chamber of Commerce Banquet with welcoming everyone. Scooter Park, State Representative, and Kris Kidd District 31 Senator were in attendance at the banquet. Invocation was given by Brantley Tillery. Leta Coats introduced the nights entertainment, Cody Newby of East Cache Creek Band. Cody sang four awesome songs.

The meal was catered by Linda Cromwell, which is always very good. She served Ham, Brisket with carrots and mushrooms, Potato Casserole, Green Beans, Tossed Salad, Hot Rolls and Cheese Cake topped with whipped cream.

Craig Williams 2016 Chamber Vice President had the pleasure of introducing the Citizen of the Year.

 

 

Wed
01
Feb

Carter Ray Headed For State Competition

Saturday December 10th several Walters Students competed in the Elks Lodge Hoop Shoot Competition. Carter place first in his age division. This advanced him to go on the next competition held on January 8th.

Carter Ray of Walters won the 10-11 boys free throw contest and will advance to the State Contest Saturday, February 4, 2017 at Sapulpa, OK.

 

 

Wed
01
Feb

Walters FFA and 4-H members participated in the Lawton P.I. Swine Show

Several Walters FFA and 4-H members participated in the Lawton P.I. Swine show in Walters on Jan. 21st. Results are as follows:

Gilts: Cason Casteel- Champion Cross and Grand Overall Lawson Brown- Reserve Cross and Reserve Overall

Harrison Kirkpatrick- Champion Spot

Kendall Meason- Reserve Berk

T.J. Moore- Champion Chester

Baylor Sparks- 3rd Duroc

 

 

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