ardmoreite.com http://www.ardmoreite.com/apps/pbcs.dll/section ardmoreite.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Tue, 11 Mar 2014 23:06:41 +0000 Carter County Detention Center Population http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140311/NEWS/140319902/-1/community?rssfeed=true Tue, 11 Mar 2014 14:00:00 +0000 http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140311/NEWS/140319902/-1/community ]]> Library patrons can come pick out a free book http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140311/ENTERTAINMENTLIFE/140319921/-1/community?rssfeed=true Tue, 11 Mar 2014 09:35:17 +0000 http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140311/ENTERTAINMENTLIFE/140319921/-1/community
 

To ask questions, call (580)223-3164. [...]]]>
Privacy Paper Shred and E-Waste Day scheduled for Thursday http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140311/NEWS/140319922/-1/community?rssfeed=true Tue, 11 Mar 2014 09:23:23 +0000 Laura Eastes http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140311/NEWS/140319922/-1/community
 

The event, called Privacy Paper Shred and E-Waste Day, takes place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday in the parking lot of Citizens Bank and Trust, located at 1100 N. Commerce St. in Ar­dmore.
Sunshine Industries receives perfect scores http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140311/NEWS/140319923/-1/community?rssfeed=true Tue, 11 Mar 2014 09:18:31 +0000 http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140311/NEWS/140319923/-1/community
 

Melissa Walker, Sunshine executive director, said the most recent audit was con­ducted by the Department of Human Services, Devel­opmental Disabilities Ser­vices Department Quality Assurance Unit. The audit of the entire company, includ­ing [...]]]>
Ardmore Regional Park: Project priority list developed http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140311/NEWS/140319925/-1/community?rssfeed=true Tue, 11 Mar 2014 08:59:55 +0000 Michael Pineda http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140311/NEWS/140319925/-1/community
Monday afternoon, the top five priorities as selected by Ardmore Regional Park Authority Board members were discussed during their annual meeting. With five projects to choose from, empha­sis was given to the following in order: 1. Infrastructure; 2. Dizzy’s; 3. SplashPad; 4. Tower; and 5. [...]]]>
Carter County Detention Center Population http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140310/NEWS/140319972/-1/community?rssfeed=true Mon, 10 Mar 2014 10:55:14 +0000 http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140310/NEWS/140319972/-1/community
Carter County Detention Center population Saturday: 189

Carter County Detention Center population Sunday: 192
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Juvenile hospitalized in 1-vehicle wreck http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140310/NEWS/140309623/-1/community?rssfeed=true Mon, 10 Mar 2014 08:00:00 +0000 http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140310/NEWS/140309623/-1/community
The Department of Public Safety reported the accident took place at 7:03 p.m. on a county road just outside of Davis. The report indicates four juveniles from Sulphur were in a 1995 Ford F150 pickup traveling south on the county road. The driver pulled over to the side of the road to allow another vehicle to pass. The driver was apparently not [...]]]>
Dickson students tackle myriad of subjects in annual academic fair http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140310/NEWS/140309624/-1/community?rssfeed=true Mon, 10 Mar 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Laura Eastes http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140310/NEWS/140309624/-1/community
On a stroll down the hall, one could learn about the solar system, Dubai, oil fields in Oklahoma, the history of baseball, translate Morse code and even explore character Forrest Gump’s theory on never knowing what chocolate you might get.

The projects [...]]]>
Education continues as priority for city http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140310/NEWS/140309625/-1/community?rssfeed=true Mon, 10 Mar 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Michael Pineda http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140310/NEWS/140309625/-1/community EDITOR’S NOTE: In the following weeks, The Ardmoreite will look at the individual sections of the original Ardmore 2020 report and focus on which projects moved forward and those that never got off the ground. This is the second of two stories on education.

K-12 Grade Education

When the Ardmore 2020 Project visioning process was initiated, discussions [...]]]>
Candidates for State Superintendent of Schools to speak at Ardmore public forum http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140310/NEWS/140309626/-1/community?rssfeed=true Mon, 10 Mar 2014 08:00:00 +0000 http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140310/NEWS/140309626/-1/community
Scheduled to speak are Freda Deskin, Jack Herron and Ivan Holmes. John Cox has also been invited. Donna Anderson, previously in the race, dropped out last month.

Voters will go to the polls in the summer primary election and choose one of these candidates to be the Democratic [...]]]>
Late date turns into police pursuit and crash http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140309/NEWS/140309643/-1/community?rssfeed=true Sun, 09 Mar 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Marsha Miller http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140309/NEWS/140309643/-1/community
According to Ardmore police reports, shortly before 2 a.m., Cpl. Justin Eastwood spotted a 2006 Mercury driving northbound in the southbound lanes of Commerce Street. Eastwood attempted to stop the car. The driver switched off the vehicle’s headlights and fled onto 1st Avenue NW with [...]]]>
Lt. Gov. Lamb begins path to re-election http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140309/NEWS/140309644/-1/community?rssfeed=true Sun, 09 Mar 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Michael Pineda http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140309/NEWS/140309644/-1/community
It was the second time this year Lamb, a Republican, has visited Ardmore, which he considers a special place for a number of reasons.

"Ardmore is a special community," Lamb said. "I was reflecting back four years ago. One of my first campaign [...]]]>
2 arrested in motel narcotics raid http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140309/NEWS/140309645/-1/community?rssfeed=true Sun, 09 Mar 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Marsha Miller http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140309/NEWS/140309645/-1/community
Cpl. Phil Shepard, Ardmore Police Department Narcotics Division, said information relayed to narcotics officers in the form of tips earlier in the week set in motion a drug investigation which, in turn, catapulted into the execution of a search warrant in a room at the Chief Motel, and then set in motion the arrest of [...]]]>
YW8 conducting parent, adult meeting Thursday to share abstinence message http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140309/NEWS/140309646/-1/community?rssfeed=true Sun, 09 Mar 2014 00:05:19 +0000 Laura Eastes http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140309/NEWS/140309646/-1/community
The healthy relationship the teacher has for students at Ardmore, Plainview, Dickson, Lone Grove and Oak Hall schools says it doesn’t take long for her to see students grasp the message of developing healthy relationships, making good decisions to become successful and abstaining from sex.
Carter County Detention Center Population http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140307/NEWS/140309682/-1/community?rssfeed=true Fri, 07 Mar 2014 14:00:00 +0000 http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140307/NEWS/140309682/-1/community ]]> Education continues to be high priority for Ardmore http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140307/NEWS/140309700/-1/community?rssfeed=true Fri, 07 Mar 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Michael Pineda http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140307/NEWS/140309700/-1/community
Goals were set from early childhood education to adult learning in an effort to establish a top-flight education program, as well as prepare citizens to enter the workforce. Many goals have been realized, while others continue to be pursued.

Early Childhood
Bizarre deaths still under investigation http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140307/NEWS/140309701/-1/community?rssfeed=true Fri, 07 Mar 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Marsha Miller http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140307/NEWS/140309701/-1/community
Anthony said deputies responded to the Pleasant Road address Feb. 23 to find the resident’s dog dead from no apparent cause and a deceased goat lying nearby.

"The dog had been chained in the yard. There were no [...]]]>
Music, dessert offered with Ardmore band http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140307/NEWS/140309702/-1/community?rssfeed=true Fri, 07 Mar 2014 08:00:00 +0000 http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140307/NEWS/140309702/-1/community
The Ardmore City Schools Instrumental Music OSSAA Superior Solo and Ensemble fundraiser concert will be from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Sunday at the Ardmore High School cafeteria.

All students who participated in the OSSAA Instrumental Superior Solos and Ensembles will be [...]]]>
Metropolitan opera series brings Dvořák's Rusalka to Goddard Center http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140307/NEWS/140309703/-1/community?rssfeed=true Fri, 07 Mar 2014 08:00:00 +0000 http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140307/NEWS/140309703/-1/community
"If your children or [...]]]>
Carter County Detention Center Population http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140306/NEWS/140309742/-1/community?rssfeed=true Thu, 06 Mar 2014 14:00:00 +0000 http://www.ardmoreite.com/article/20140306/NEWS/140309742/-1/community ]]>
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