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Kids aren’t the only ones heading back to school. Many adults are also taking courses to pursue a new career or improve their current job skills. Fortunately, adult students may qualify for several tax breaks. Here are four possible options:

LAWTON, OK — On Wednesday, as the bitter Oklahoma cold took its bite on residents, the scent of fresh doughnuts and brewing coffee filled the air at the grand opening of the second location of Wright Donuts, 501 SW 11th.

ANADARKO, OK — Variety Care will expand access to primary health care in Oklahoma rural communities through Variety Care Anadarko, a new community health center at 718 W. Petree Road. 


Oklahoma Weekly Cattle Narrative

OKLAHOMA CITY — U.S. No 1 HARD RED WINTER WHEAT (BU): unchanged to .01 lower. 4.52-4.84. Hooker 4.52; Hobart, Keyes 4.57; Frederick, Lawton 4.62; Buffalo, Temple 4.64; Eldorado 4.67; Medford 4.70; Alva 4.71; Cherokee, Clinton, El Reno Geary, Manchester, Okarche, Okeene, Ponca City, Watonga 4…

LAWTON, OK — The IRS is making a dramatic change to the way tax withholdings are calculated on your paycheck.

When tracking and planning your business objections, it’s easy to focus your analysis on two reports — the income statement and balance sheet. But one of the primary keys to your business’s success relies more on how you handle the money flowing in and out of the business. The appearance of …

You’ve probably already received several letters and phone calls from charities asking for donations. Most requests are from legitimate organizations. Some, however, are bogus charities set up by con artists who use the holiday spirit to their financial advantage. Last year, Americans gave n…

LAWTON, OK — The City Council made the following decisions on the landfill:

AKRON, Ohio — The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (“Goodyear”) announced Monday that it is expanding its company-owned presence in the Midwest by purchasing Raben Tire Company.

It’s possible that someone in your family will need assisted living care at some point in their life. This care can be at an assisted living facility, a nursing home, or in their own home. Often, assisted living care is expensive and not fully reimbursable by typical health insurance policie…

LAWTON, OK — One of the basics in retirement is to be as tax efficient with your income as possible. In 2019, federal income tax rates range from 0 to 37 percent, plus a potential 3.8 percent net investment tax. Understanding how these progressive tax rates apply to ordinary income creates a tremendous retirement planning opportunity.

LAWTON, OK — Small- to medium-sized businesses and academic institutions learn at a Nov. 20, 2019, workshop sponsored by Great Plains Technology Center and the Fires Innovation Science and Technology Accelerator (FISTA) that Army Futures Command is eager for their help.

FREDERICK, OK — For the last five years, Frederick has celebrated its women business owners and entrepreneurs with an evening out on the town.

LAWTON, OK — Your credit score is more important than ever. Here are tips to help you improve and maintain a good score.

LAWTON, OK — Representatives with Expedia Group were in Lawton Tuesday to share some tips to help local hotel managers fill vacant rooms in Lawton.

Sometimes when tragedy strikes opportunities arise for people to step up and help out others in need, such was the case with The Silver Spoon’s owner Vera Oldham and her staff following a devastating fire at the restaurant back in April.

OKLAHOMA CITY — Dolese Bros. Co. was recently recognized by the National Safety Council with an Exemplary distinction award for its efforts to reduce the number of accidents occurring on state roads.

When it comes to the perception of IRS audits, conjecture reigns supreme. The combination of the complex tax code and a government agency with the full authority to enforce it leads to some pretty wild ideas. Separating truth from fiction is an important exercise for everyone. Here are five …

LEDA members discussed the resolution earlier this month, but couldn't take any action because decisions to incur debt must win approval from three-fourths of the nine-member board (seven members) and only six members attended the meeting. But, members are working to schedule another meeting…

The class is for young adults 16 years old and up. The class is free and will be presented by City National Bank at the Comanche Nation Housing Authority, 1918 E. Gore. Refreshments will be served.

LAWTON — Fresh Washington peaches and cherries from Fresh Farms will be delivered on Aug. 20, bringing the renowned fruit to the community.

Starting Friday, local shoppers can save some extra bucks when purchasing items like sneakers, socks, underwear and jackets. The Oklahoma Sales Tax Holiday cuts shoppers a break during back-to-school season.