Royce Garvin and Tristian Garvin attended the Junior National Judo Training Camp June 5-7 at Garland, Texas. This event qualified them to compete in the National Junior Judo championship competition. Judo winners in the Texas classic Judo Competition May 2 at Denton, Texas, included John Garvin, gold medalist in the masters heavy weight division; Sam Cooper, bronze medalist in seniors lightweight division; Royce Garvin, silver medalist in juniors teen division; Tristian Garvin, bronze medalist in juniors intermediate division; Riley Manning and Hunter Manning, both bronze medalist in juniors Bantam ages 9-12 division. At the May 16 Tulsa Judo competition, John Garvin won gold in heavyweight division; Royce Garvin, bronze medalist in the junior teens division; Tristian Garvin, gold medalist in junior intermediate division; Hunter Manning, bronze medalist in junior Bantam division; and Kevin Johnson, (not pictured) gold medalist in seniors division. Tony Mondejar is head coach for the Ada Judo Club.
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- Staying safe in the summer heat wave
Yet another pursuit in Ada; car chase spans two counties
For the sixth time in the past two weeks, a police pursuit went through the streets of Ada.
Heat Advisory in Effect
The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory for a large number of counties in Oklahoma.
Oklahoma City University announces spring 2014 honor rolls
Oklahoma City University is proud to announce that Savanna-Rae Weddell of Ada has been named to the President's Honor Roll for the spring 2014 semester.
Hall earns doctorate of Osteopathic medicine
Elizabeth Marie Hall, of Ada, recently graduated from Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences in Tulsa with a doctorate of osteopathic medicine.
- High-speed chase suspect charged with 4 felonies
Judge gives state more time to respond in Fontenot case
The Oklahoma attorney general’s office will have more time to respond to an application for post-conviction relief in a 1984 homicide.
- Severe thunderstorm watch in effect until 8 p.m.
Passion for political science, law leads to several honors for ECU’s Cullum
Kaylin Cullum’s passion for political science and law has led to several awards for the East Central University senior from Wetumka.
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