Mustang Times Area News

2 Peas in a Pod to host Christmas Vendor Fair at Mustang Town Center

By Jess Kelsey Managing Editor Offering a last-minute Christmas shopping opportunity, 2 Peas in a Pod is hosting a “Last Jingle Mingle Before Christmas Vendor Fair” at Mustang Town Center Saturday, Dec. 16 from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. The event is free to attend and will include a variety of vendors, ranging from direct…

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This season is for “Three”

By Brody Feldmann Sports Editor To lose a good friend is hard for anyone no matter the age. Mustang’s Tate Picklo, freshman, lost a close friend just weeks before the beginning of his first high school wrestling season. Cade Boles of Tuttle, Oklahoma was taken from this earth on October 13th due to an accident…

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Miss Mustang pageant returns

By Jess Kelsey Managing Editor The Miss Mustang Pageant is being reinstated and the crown is returning for 2018. The pageant will be held on Feb. 3, 2018 and is open to applicants, ages 17-24, residing in Canadian, Grady and Oklahoma Counties. Angela Peterson with INTRUST Bank in Mustang recently volunteered to be the new…

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Mustang artist creating 200-foot mural in OKC

By Jess Kelsey Managing Editor Taking his artwork to new heights, 1990 Mustang graduate, Rick Sinnett, is currently painting a 200-foot mural on all four sides of a silo located on the campus of Locke Supply Co. on 82nd Street in Oklahoma City, visible from Interstate 35. This is one of Sinnett’s tallest murals, featuring…

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Mustang boy surprised with trip to Florida

By Jeff Harrison Staff Writer Kellan Wood is not a typical four-year-old. The Mustang boy has been diagnosed with Pallister Killian Syndrome, a rare genetic disorder that can affect muscle tone and cause delays in cognitive learning and seizures. He spends several days a week with doctors trying to maintain the medical condition that has…

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MHS grad to compete in Miss Oklahoma USA

By Jess Kelsey Managing Editor Stepping out of her comfort zone to try something she has always wanted to do, Shelbi Legg of Mustang will be competing in the Miss Oklahoma USA pageant. Legg will be representing Mustang during the Dec. 15-17 pageant at the Grand Casino in Shawnee, Oklahoma. “I chose Mustang because that’s…

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Mustang alumnus creates beef jerky company

By Jess Kelsey Managing Editor Turning an unexpected medical diagnosis into an opportunity to help others, a 2004 Mustang High School graduate has started a beef jerky company centered on raising awareness of Type 1 diabetes. Mitch Morris, now of Oklahoma City, is the founder of Uptown Jerky Co., which came to be after a…

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Blackberries available for picking at Buffalo Creek Berry Farm in Mustang

By Jess Kelsey Managing Editor Offering fresh, sweet treats, Mustang’s own Buffalo Creek Berry Farm still has blackberries available for picking. Mustang native, Bobby Sloan, has been hard at work creating a diverse pick-your-own experience at Buffalo Creek Berry Farm for the residents of Mustang, introducing Prime-Ark® Traveler Thornless, Primocane-Fruiting Blackberries to his farm that…

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