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Sweat gets three consecutive life sentences
Sweat gets three consecutive life sentences

Kevin Sweat will be spending the rest of his life in prison. Three of those lives actually and [ ... ]

Rodeo arena to get new lighting
Rodeo arena to get new lighting

The Jim Shoulders Living Legends Rodeo arena is going to be going to receive a new lighting sy [ ... ]

Fishing dock, website, state audit covered by council
Fishing dock, website, state audit covered by council

The wooden fishing dock on the northwest side of Nichols Park is going to be closed pending re [ ... ]

All School reunion schedule
All School reunion schedule

  This week graduates from Henryetta High School and St. Michaels will be in t [ ... ]

Maybe not so strange
Maybe not so strange

Wellsir, it seems that perhaps I am not the only strange person in the world, as according to the I [ ... ]

Thanks to everyone from Wilson taco dinner

Editor, thehenryettan.com:
The Wilson High School Junior class of 2014 of Henryetta Oklahoma would li [ ... ]

Three die in crash Sunday night

Three people died Sunday night when two cars collided head-on south of Morris.
According to the Oklah [ ... ]

Youth basketball forms now available

Only a few weeks are left before the annual henryetta Youth Basketball League gets underway.
HHS coac [ ... ]

   

Deaths-Obituaries

Connie (Mouser) Fox obituary

Connie Jean Fox, a resident of Bethany, died Oct. 22, 2014 in Oklahoma City at the age of 60. Connie [ ... ]

Reuben Michael "Mike" Wesson obituary

Reuben Michael "Mike" Wesson was born January 6, 1960, in Orlando, Florida, to Bonnie Ruth (Adams) H [ ... ]

Wendell Irish Stephenson obituary

Wendell Irish Stephenson, 79, a resident of Schulter, died Oct. 17 at his home in Schulter. He was b [ ... ]

Betty Darlene King obituary

Betty Darlene (Williams) King, a resident of Blackwell, formerly of Henryetta, died Oct. 19, 2014 in [ ... ]

   

Featured photos

  • Wall gives many opportunity to remember
    The act of touching the name of a friend or relative brought a lot of people closer to that person as they visited the replica of the Vietnam Memorial Wall. Set at the high school track, the Wall will be available 20 hours a day from now through Sunday. Click on the photo to link to more stories and photos.
  • Traveling Wall comes to Henryetta Wednesday
    With sirens, red lights and motorcycles, the Travelling Wall came to Henryetta Wednesday. Main Street saw a lot of spectators waving American flags to welcome the tribute to those who served and died in Vietnam. More photos of the arrival and first day's activities are available by clicking on this picture. 
  • Police chief reads to students
    Police chief reads to students
    Reading has become a special emphasis this year at Henryetta schools. To help keep students interested in reading, the elementary school has a series of special guests invited to read to the students. This week, police chief Steve Norman spent an hour with first graders, reading and discussing what the stories were about. The students have been challeneged to read at least one million words by spring.
  • Kevin Sweat to serve life - three times
    There were no smiles Friday morning as Kevin Sweat was escorted into the Okfuskee County Courthouse to hear his punishment for three murders. The event was not without drama as he smuggled in a razor blade and slashed at his attorney before the sentences could be read. See the full story by clicking on the photo.
  • Lots of reading material for sale
    Lots of reading material for sale
    There are yards and yards of books available as the Friends of the Henryetta Library book sale is underway. The sale started Monday and will continue through Oct. 29 at the Henryetta civic center. Librarian Joann Hott said the books cover a variety of interests with something for every age group. The sale starts at 9 each morning and will continue until 4 p.m.
   

Okmulgee County servicemen honored

   

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Sweat gets three consecutive life sentences
Sweat gets three consecutive life sentences

Kevin Sweat will be spending the rest of his life in prison. Three of [ ... ]

Three die in crash Sunday night

Three people died Sunday night when two cars collided head-on south of Morr [ ... ]

   
   

Sports News

Youth basketball forms now available

Only a few weeks are left before the annual henryetta Youth Basketball League gets underway.
HHS coac [ ... ]

Green, VanMeter tops at regionals Saturday
Green, VanMeter tops at regionals Saturday

Henryetta distance runners Colton Green and Daisy VanMeter were the easy winners in th [ ... ]

State title eludes Henryetta softball again
State title eludes Henryetta softball again

Thursday's 3A state championship softball title came so close to belonging to Henryett [ ... ]

Lady Knights win state opener 12-0
Lady Knights win state opener 12-0

Softball boosters had banners and signs flying from the interstate overpass as the Lady Knig [ ... ]

   
   

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Church/Club News

Tennis reunion set Oct. 25

Henryetta tennis players and fans will be getting together Saturday, Oct. 25 for a lunch and r [ ... ]

Church youth to help feed 400 families

Thanksgiving will be a happier holiday this year after a lot of planning and 30 hours of going [ ... ]

Church youth to live in cardboard city

There is going to be a cardboard "city" spring up at the skate park this weekend.
Members [ ... ]

Constitutional Convention topic for DAR meeting

Margaret Parks, Gene Meredith, and Judy Williams hosted the Okemah Chapter of the Daughters of [ ... ]

   
   
   

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Humidity: 58%

Wind: 8 mph

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School News

HHS choir strikes right notes at Owasso

Henryetta high school has some new music awards coming.
At the p [ ... ]

Walk to School Day has lots of participants

 Walk to School Day started before daylight in Henryetta [ ... ]

Educators showered in ALS challenge

Several administrators and teachers at Henryetta Middle Schoo [ ... ]

School carnival is fun for all

1/9     There were games of  [ ... ]

   
   
   
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