Stoneciphers give $1,000 to Tupelo graduates to honor granddaughter
Along with their diplomas, the 20 seniors at Tupelo High School received an unexpected graduation gift.
Youth Choice Grant funded by Walmart
Pontotoc County 4-H Teen Leaders were recently awarded grant funds as part of a grant awarded by the National 4-H Council; funded by the Walmart Foundation, Inc.; and handled through the Oklahoma 4-H Foundation, Inc. A majority of the funds must be targeted to populations who would benefit from well-designed educational programs that increase knowledge in the areas of nutrition and healthy food choices, personal health, and fitness.
Arvest Bank receives award
Arvest Bank ranks highest both in the South Central Region and in the Southwest Region in the J.D. Power and Associates 2012 Retail Banking Satisfaction StudySM. This is the fourth year that Arvest has been recognized with a regional award.
Lifelong Ada resident takes over 'Main Street'
Ada Main Street is happy to announce the arrival of a new AMS manager.
VV celebrates volunteers and chaplains
The Valley View Auxiliary Volunteers and Chaplains gathered on April 17 in the hospital classrooms for the annual awards and appreciation luncheon.
Devon VP, Anoatubby schedule talks with students at college
Alan Marcum, executive vice president for administration at Devon Energy, will be one of the executives advising high school students selected for a one-of-a-kind Oklahoma Business Week summer camp July 8-13 at ECU in Ada. Marcum is a graduate of ECU.
Wilburn Smith's entrepreneurial career honored
Wilburn Smith was living his dream in Holdenville, Okla., during the late 1970s. He was serving as manager of the local IGA grocery store, working hard each week, with the promise of ultimately being offered a chance to purchase the thriving business.
Open house welcomes Doctor
An open house was held Monday for general surgeon Jay Jacinto, M.D. at his new office.
Volvo buys Ada large equipment rental firm
Great Plains Rent-All, an Ada and southeastern Oklahoma large equipment rental company, has been purchased by Volvo Rents.
Ada man named state Veterinarian of theYear
Oklahoma Veterinary Medical Association announced its 2012 Awards recipients at the 97th Annual Convention in Oklahoma City. Calvin White, DVM, Ada, was named the 2012 Veterinarian of the Year.
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