A March 5, 2016 wedding is planned.
ADA – ECU SCREENS continues the Foreign Film Festival with “Phoenix” on Friday, Feb. 12 at 4 p.m. in the Raymond J. Estep Multimedia Center of the Bill S. Cole University Center at East Central University.
Parts of Oklahoma have already felt the wrath of winter. While the cold, snowy and icy weather can be difficult to deal with, one set of the population has some special concerns, especially since Oklahomans are just at the beginning of the winter season.
As you shake, shiver, slip and slide through the winter months, reduce your exposure to cold-weather hazards by learning common weather terms and preparing ahead of possible storms or other emergencies.
Opportunities for family outings abound this holiday season. With kids out of school until after Jan. 1, families may be looking for something fun and interesting to do on days off or on the weekends. Here are 5 things to do within easy driving distance of Ada.
When the weatherman starts talking about frigid temperatures, freeze warnings, ice storms or piles of snow, Oklahoma families know to pay attention. However, last week’s ice storm in the western part of the state may have caught some Oklahoma drivers off guard.
Ada Lions recently received a recognition plaque from the March of Dimes for being the second largest fundraiser in Pontotoc County. The funds raised for the organization came from the Lions’ annual golf outing.
While consumers are studying the ingredients and nutritional information on the labels of the items on their grocery lists, there is another detail they also should check.
There’s no time like the holiday season for entertaining guests in the comfort of your home -- and nothing beats cozying up by the fireplace with a delectable winter cocktail.
(StatePoint) — While the big-ticket items are always a thrill to bestow and receive during the holidays, sometimes smaller stocking stuffers are the most needed and appreciated.
(StatePoint) — The cold weather can be just as hard on pets as it is on people. This winter, consider these tips to keep your four-legged family members safe and warm.
• St. Luke’s Episcopal Church is participating in the Angel Tree Ministries outreach program for Christmas. This program gives gifts to children with at least one parent incarcerated. Anyone wishing to sign up for a child to support should see Deacon Bobby after the service Sunday.
President Marilynn Blackmon called the meeting to order at 4:55 p.m. Ruth Ann Taylor gave the invocation. Judy Hisaw read the October minutes, and Blackmon gave the treasurer’s report. Both were accepted as read.
The Ada Beautification Committee is hosting a Christmas decorating contest, which is free and open to all residents and businesses within the Ada city limits.
Eric Hinson and The Hinson Revival have signed a contract to perform at the Branson Star Theatre Complex along with Doug Gabriel in The Doug Gabriel Theatre during 2016 in Branson, Missouri.
First United Methodist Church, located at 14th and Broadway in Ada, is preparing for its annual Hanging of the Green. This year, the event will begin at 4 p.m, Sunday in the sanctuary.
• St. Luke’s Episcopal Church will make a presentation on “Natural Church Development” at 10:30 a.m. Sunday in the green room. This church growth program has been approved by the vestry and is recommended for all churches in the diocese. The program will be an integral part of the church’s w…
Dec. 3 marks the second annual Family and Consumer Sciences Day — the national celebration that educates families about the importance of preparing healthy meals and “dining in” together. Why family dinners? Only one third of U.S. families eat dinner together most nights. Sitting down at the…
• New Life Church of the Apostolic Faith offers a study on questions and answers in the Bible. The study takes place at the church, and refreshments are served. For more information or transportation, call Pastor M.D. Bates at (580) 436-1765.
Frieda Carter was recently recognized by the Hospital Volunteers of Oklahoma as a 2015 Volunteer With Spirit at the Oklahoma Hospital Association’s Hospital Volunteer Day Nov. 4.
NEW YORK (AP) — Heading into winter, fliers should take extra precautions with their checked luggage — December and January are traditionally the worst months for lost bags.