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  By Ryan Horton Managing Editor The filming of a full-length horror film came to a close in Choctaw earlier this week. Under the direction of Adam Bass, cast and crew wrapped up filming of “Reel Dead” in just nine days, which is considered exceptionally fast for a full-length film. “The cast and crew did…

Chamber Executive of the Year

By Ryan Horton Managing Editor Choctaw’s Tracy Mosley has earned the prestigious Chamber Executive of the Year Award.The Oklahoma Chamber of Commerce Executives is the state’s professional organization for chamber of commerce executives. Each year the OCCE Annual Conference celebrates outstanding achievements in the chamber profession, and also recognizes new committee and board members. In…

Highway is happening

  By Ryan Horton Managing Editor When Tim Hight was brought on as executive director of the Eastern Oklahoma County Partnership five years ago, his number one mission became bringing a high-speed transportation corridor through the area to benefit the future growth of local communities. His dedication paid off last week when the “Driving Forward:…

Lawmaker calls for moratorium on builidng more turnpikes

  State Rep. Lewis Moore Thursday called for a moratorium on new turnpikes in Oklahoma until an agreement can be made to dedicate the current collection of fees and taxes on fuel, drivers’ licenses and vehicles to roads, highways and bridges. “We collect enough money to meet our transportation needs without having to resort to…

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