Mustang Times Area News

Get ready for summer at Sandy Beaches Tanning Spa

By Jess Kelsey Managing Editor Sit back, relax and find your summer glow at Sandy Beaches Tanning Spa. Located at 717 S. Mustang Road in the Mustang Creek Plaza, Sandy Beaches offers a serene spa experience with top-of-the-line tanning equipment. For those looking to welcome in the warmer spring and summer months with some extra…

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Employee of the Year

By Traci Chapman Staff Writer When Jerry Calloway retired in March, he did so as city of Mustang’s chief building official and with 13 years’ service to the municipality he loved. Last week, Mustang American Post 353 and city officials gathered to thank Calloway for that service, recognizing him as this year’s non-uniformed Employee of…

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Old Germany Restaurant closes, Choctaw Oktoberfest cancelled

After 42 years of drinks, meals and memories Old Germany Restaurant closed its doors for good Monday, April 16. Changing consumer tastes and dwindling restaurant attendance were the catalyst for what locals considered a rapid and unexpected closure. Shortly after celebrating 42 years of business, the Turek family was forced to make the decision which…

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The Art Spot is the spot for area artists

By Jayson Knight Staff Writer Local artist Lindsey La Valle is the owner/operator of The Art Spot, located at 100 Ridgecrest Drive in Tuttle. The Art Spot is a one-stop shop for artists to fire up their creative abilities. La Valle offers many group classes, as well as private sessions. La Valle has a Bachelor’s…

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Relay for Life and Bark for Life return this month

By Jess Kelsey Managing Editor Mustang Public Schools students and employees are busy preparing for this year’s annual American Cancer Society fundraisers, including Relay for Life and Bark for Life. To help this year’s fundraisers, the public is invited to two upcoming events that will serve as benefits for the annual relay and the American…

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Crime victims’ vigil set for April 9

By Traci Chapman Staff Writer For those who have lost someone to a violent crime, remembrance can prompt a whirlwind of emotions – loss, sorrow, nostalgia, frustration, anger. Canadian County district attorney Mike Fields said he wants to ensure that one thing those families and friends, and crime victims themselves, never feel is isolation. “This…

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Mustang springs into spring with annual egg hunt

By Traci Chapman Staff Writer Mustang Parks and Recreation has grown a lot in recent years, adding new activities and events large and small, but, as the clock counts down to March 24, city staff prepare for what could arguably be the department’s biggest event – Eggstravaganza. “It’s like a sea of children heading toward…

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Salon 152 styles its way into the future

By Jess Kelsey Managing Editor With new management and plans to expand services, Salon 152 Design Team is eagerly looking toward the future. Previously located off state Highway 152 in Mustang, Salon 152 is still upholding their professionalism and esteemed customer service at their current location at 1825 S. Morgan Road in Oklahoma City. Janette…

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