An inmate of the Beckham County Jail allegedly bit off part of his cellmate’s ear Saturday, Undersheriff Jeff Bilbo confirmed Wednesday.
The alleged biter was Gatluak Wal Chuol, a 28-year-old from Ethiopia, said Bilbo. He apparently has been living in Elk City.
The victim was Isaiah Thomas Lime, also 28, from El Reno.

 

It was a year for career accomplishments to be recognized as the Clinton Chamber of Commerce honored six of the community’s outstanding citizens Friday night.

Clinton High School Student Council officers took time out for a photo at the high school. Pictured, from left, are Makayla Scott, parliamentarian; Jacob To, treasurer; Logan Moser, president; Ashlin Murray, vice president; Carly Youngberg, secretary; and Jacob Rivera, reporter.

Jeff Quinn Rhoads

Funeral services for Jeff Quinn “Ranger” Rhoads, 45, Moore area resident will be at 10 a.m. Monday in the Kiesau Memorial Chapel of the Kiesau-Lee Funeral Home, officiated by Rev.

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Sports

Clinton’s Jessie Cornell goes high for a kill while teammate Candace Tipton looks on in action from the Clinton tournament.

Clinton High’s volleyball team added to its winning streak with a 3-1 victory over Putnam City North at the Tornado Dome Tuesday night.

Lifestyle

After, by his own estimation, 41 years, one month and one week in the pulpit of the First Church of God, Roy Dobbs told his Church Council and congregation Sunday that he is retiring.

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