The clamor of higher-pitched young voices and the dusty, acidic smell of fresh-cut lumber permeates the carpentry classroom. The loud snap of pneumatic air compressors launches two handmade wooden cars down a long wooden track surrounded by students cheering on their favorite car built in the carpentry or tech exploration classes.
Vehicles pass along U.S. 81 Saturday at its intersection with Oak Street in Duncan. Authorities believe 8-year-old Damion Davidson was swept away by Claridy Creek near the bridge.
DUNCAN - The discovery of a body buried in debris on Claridy Creek south of Duncan Saturday morning brought to a sad conclusion the search for Damion Alexander Davidson, the 8-year-old autistic boy who went missing from his home on the stormy morning of June 12.
DUNCAN - It might not have mattered where Patricia Morse Hale and her husband Charles had migrated to in 1956; whatever community the Hales settled into was going to benefit from her energy and intent.
Saul Rodriguez, left, and Julio Rivera install roofing on the building at 1015 SW Park being remodeled for El Jaliciense Mexican Restaurant.
The value of Lawton building permits topped $7.3 million in May, largely because of the beginning of construction of a new fire station in west Lawton.
Frederick farmer Jason Treadwell, interviewed in the wheat field while he was harvesting a few days ago, summed up the 2016 wheat harvest in just a few words.
NFL hall of famer and former Lawton High Wolverine Will Shields shows correct blocking technique as Cache’s Jalen Yackeyonny holds a pad during Shields’ camp at Ulrich Stadium on Friday.
Will Shields came of age in 1980s Lawton. A lot has changed here since.  But not everything.  "Last night, coach (Clarence Madden's) twins came in and they had Wayne's Drive Inn cups. That's something that brings memories back. There's so many streets around here that have different memories," Shields said.
Vehicles pass along U.S. 81 Saturday at its intersection with Oak Street in Duncan. Authorities believe 8-year-old Damion Davidson was swept away by Claridy Creek near the bridge.
Saul Rodriguez, left, and Julio Rivera install roofing on the building at 1015 SW Park being remodeled for El Jaliciense Mexican Restaurant.
NFL hall of famer and former Lawton High Wolverine Will Shields shows correct blocking technique as Cache’s Jalen Yackeyonny holds a pad during Shields’ camp at Ulrich Stadium on Friday.

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Campers who attended the K.I.D.S. (Kids Investigating and Discovering Science) Camp last week at Cameron University reveled in a four-day, hands-on Invention Convention with Legos.

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