Woodward hires new boys basketball coach

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Woodward Public Schools went outside Oklahoma to find it’s next boys high school basketball coach, and it took them to West Virginia. On Monday night, the school board approved the hiring of Jeff Williamson. Williamson, who hails from Logan, West Virginia, has an extensive background as a high school head coach and assistant coach atContinue Reading

WATCH: Woodward Public Schools Bond Issue Video

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Woodward Public Schools has a proposed $6.5 million bond issue that will go towards improvements in the arts, academics and athletics. It will be put to a vote this Tuesday, April 3. If passed, it would provide renovations to the Middle School and High School auditoriums, improvements to the Middle School Fine Arts and ConsumerContinue Reading

Woodward breaks ground on new HOPE Center

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Woodward’s best came together Thursday to unveil the new location of the Hope Center on 810 Santa Fe Street. “This is to get the city of Woodward and the surrounding cities to recognize this is happening”, Executive Director of the center, Lance Osborne said. “For them to come alongside of us as a community andContinue Reading

OEA Unveils Proposed Revenue Plan to Prevent Teacher Walkout

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The Oklahoma Education Association announced a proposed $905.7 million revenue package Friday morning that would provide a pay raise for teachers. The OEA has called for a statewide teacher walkout April 2 if lawmakers cannot fund the first across-the-board pay raise since 2008. The group is calling it the “Together We’re Stronger” plan. $177 millionContinue Reading