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Lecture on water scheduled for Feb. 23 at East Central

The 2017 National Ground Water Association’s Darcy Lecture, delivered by Dr. Kamini Singha, is set for Thursday, Feb. 23, at 2 p.m. … Read more

The Ada News launches comprehensive campaign to help nonprofits in area

The Ada News and Abba’s Tables, a nonprofit dedicated to feeding hungry Adans, are teaming up this year to meet the organization’s m… Read more

Planting onions

The short spans of warm weather we have been experiencing and some much needed rain has got many people with spring fever. Gardening… Read more


Durant and Westbrook reunite at NBA All-Star Game

NEW ORLEANS — Old habits returned quickly Sunday night. Read more

ThunderNotes: All-Star Stories, awkward Durant moments and more

NEW ORLEANS — One of the best parts of All-Star Weekend is the unexpected bump-ins people have. Here’s one of them. Read more

NBA commissioner Adam Silver comments on

NEW ORLEANS – NBA Commissioner Adam Silver is not in favor of the travel ban President Donald Trump has advocated for, he told reporters Saturday. Read more


Attempts to delegitimize President Trump undermine our republic

“I have thought an awful lot about blowing up the White House,” said pop star Madonna in a profanity-laced speech at the recent Women’s March on Washington. Read more

COLUMN: President Trump’s war with the press

One of the most unsurprising things about President Donald Trump’s first days in office is that it was full of surprises in the voices and images that consumed the national media’s attention. Read more

Lawmakers must halt tax cuts

MUSKOGEE — State lawmakers should move to stop any new income tax cuts from taking effect until the budget crisis is over and a sust… Read more


SHERRELL, Faye May 23, 1926 - Feb 16, 2017

ADA [ndash] Services for Faye Aline Murray Sherrell, 90, of Ada are at 10 a.m. Monday at the Criswell Funeral Home Chapel. Eddie Pob… Read more

JAMES, JR., Franklin Jan 11, 1960 - Feb 10, 2017

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STAGGS BRINKLEY, Mildred May 29, 1941 - Feb 14, 2017

SEMINOLE [ndash] Services for Mildred Lee Young Staggs Brinkley, 75, of Seminole and formerly of Ada are at 2 p.m. Friday at the Ada… Read more

Weather Today

A few morning showers


70° 47°

A few morning showers

Humidity: 68%
Cloud Coverage: 84%
Wind: S at 11 mph
Chance of Rain: 30%
UV Index: 3 Moderate
Sunrise: 07:06:34 am
Sunset: 06:14:29 pm

This Week's Forecast

Day Precip Temp
Thundershowers Sun
100% 66° 56°
A few morning showers Mon
30% 70° 47°
Sunny Tue
10% 74° 48°
Abundant sunshine Wed
0% 78° 51°
Mostly sunny Thu
0% 78° 48°
Sunny Fri
0% 58° 34°
Mainly sunny Sat
0% 56° 39°