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On this day in 2015, police called to Ada High School again  Theadanews

KILL U ALL” was found spray painted on the outside of Ada High School Thursday Feb. 12, 2015.

Ada High School lockout  Theadanews

Ada Police cars remain outside Ada High School Thursday after a threatening message spray-painted on the walls of a maintenance building caused school ...

Ada High School placed on 'administrative lockout' after 'threatening message' discovered  Theadanews

Ada High School was placed on administrative lockout Thursday after a threatening message was discovered on the walls of a maintenance building, school ...

ECU donates to Ada High School Christmas Angel Tree program  Theadanews

Paula Kedy | Ada Public SchoolsAs part of a long-standing tradition, East Central University's Department of Athletics, Department of Education and Psychology ...

Ada High Wrestling team | Local Sports  Theadanews

Members of the 2018-19 Ada High School wrestling team include, from left to right: (front row) Ethan Presgrove, Hunter Cook, James Barrett, Saul Palma, Justin ...

Ada school district receives American Airlines grant | Local News  Theadanews

The $24500 American Airlines grant will allow the Ada City school district to equip our secondary aviation laboratories..."

Ada teams will get tested at ECOC | Local Sports  Theadanews

The Cougar squads start off with a road trip to archrival McAlester before hosting the 2019 East Central Oklahoma Classic Thursday through Saturday inside the ...

Ugly letters force Ada coach to leave | Local Sports  Theadanews

After leading the Ada High baseball team to one of its most successful seasons in recent history, head coach Austin Jarvis announced his resignation Friday ...

Midyear adjustment means reduction in state aid to Ada schools  Theadanews

Ada City Schools will see a $178447 reduction in state aid this fiscal year due to a midyear adjustment to its funding.

West Ada School District wants this site for a high school. Meridian is resisting.  Idaho Statesman

Meridian has pushed back a vote on whether it should annex a parcel to build a high school for the West Ada School District. The city staff says the site the ...

ECU's Rosato named new Ada baseball coach | Local Sports  Theadanews

After years of coaching baseball in the college ranks, Dino Rosato is ready to try his hand at the high school level.

Allen school board rescinds teacher's job offer | Local News  Theadanews

The Allen Board of Education rescinded its employment offer to special education teacher Michelle Roberson during a special meeting Monday.

Sooners expected to hire Brian Odom | Local Sports  Theadanews

Oklahoma is expected to hire Missouri outside linebackers coach Brian Odom, according to's Gabe DeArmond.

Area students appointed to 2019 Student Advisory Council | Local News  Theadanews

Three Ada-area students have been appointed to a statewide advisory council formed to assist Superintendent of Public Instruction Joy Hofmeister in her efforts ...

Associated Press High School Football Rankings | Local Sports  Theadanews

Here is The Associated Press' Oklahoma high school football poll.

Vision Bank announces staff promotions | Local News  Theadanews

Vision Bank Ada President Steve Bagwell recently announced the promotion of Wade Evans to vice president and sales officer and the promotion of Mark Byers ...

ELEVATE: Gaining Altitude | Local News  Theadanews

ADA – Until two years ago, all Tanner Gilliam thought about was football. That was before Ada High School introduced students to planes and the forces of flight.

Associated Press Oklahoma High School Football Rankings | Local Sports  Theadanews

Here is The Associated Press' Oklahoma high school football poll with first-place votes in parentheses, records, points and ranking in last week's poll, records ...

Jennings has set the bar high for young Lady Cougars  Theadanews

It probably can't be 100 percent verified, but I'm going to go out on a limb and say the 2018-19 Ada High School girls basketball team is the youngest in.

Ada Cougars prepare for Glenpool rushing attack | Local Sports  Theadanews

The Glenpool Warriors will bring their dangerous rushing attack to Norris Field Friday night to battle the Ada Cougars in a District 5A-3 matchup.

Ada boys KO Durant early | Local Sports  Theadanews

Ada's Cody Smith loses control of the ball after a slap by a Durant defender during a first-round matchup Thursday night at the East Central Oklahoma Classic.

Former Ada coach Larry McBroom lands in Arkansas  Theadanews

New Sheridan High School (Arkansas) head coach Lance Parker announced via Twitter last week that legendary former Ada coach Larry McBroom has joined ...

Cougars preparing for battle with No. 7 Bears | Local Sports  Theadanews

The Ada Cougars travel to Noble Friday night to battle a seventh-ranked Bears team that's clearly on the rise.

Ada-based Kellogg & Sovereign announces expansion, new OKC office  Theadanews

Ada-based Kellogg & Sovereign Consulting is expanding its Oklahoma operations, opening a new facility in Oklahoma City.

No. 3 Ardmore cashes in on costly Ada mistakes  Theadanews

The Ada Cougars committed five costly turnovers and Ardmore took full advantage in a 33-6 Week 1 loss to the Tigers.

Former McAlester coach would like a 'do-over'  Theadanews

It took seven years for McAlester and Ada to finally play each other again — but it took about 15 minutes in 2012 for the rivalry to be put on.

Ada high tennis teams host tournaments today, Saturday  Theadanews

ADA – The Ada Tennis Center and East Central University's Mayhue and Oscar Parker Courts will serve as hosts to the Ada High Tennis Tournament on Friday ...

Hat tricks: Cougar fans show their seasonal spirit  Theadanews

Abbie Yates, Bree Coyle and Amelia Holtzman watch the Ada High School Lady Cougars basketball game Tuesday at the Cougar Activity Center.

Parks likes makeup of 2018-19 Cougars | Local Sports  Theadanews

Ada High boys basketball head coach Garland Parks believes he has all the right pieces to his Cougar puzzle.

Konawa High School students are hands-on with the new gym improvements  Theadanews

Don Gallagher / Konawa High SchoolKonawa High School student Sarah Gee is atop a mountain of seats that have been removed from the KHS gym in ...

Latta girls win Panther Classic crown | Local Sports  Theadanews

LATTA – Emma Epperly poured in 21 points and grabbed four rebounds Monday night as the Class 2A eighth-ranked Latta Lady Panthers cruised past the ...

Ada boys win third straight 4A state title  Theadanews

OKLAHOMA CITY — Three titles and one runner-up finish propelled the Ada Cougars to yet another Class 4A state tennis championship Saturday at the ...

Ada girls close out Collinsville | Local Sports  Theadanews

The Ada High School girls basketball team continued its solid defensive play and captured fifth place in the East Central Oklahoma Classic with a 38-31 win over ...

School district honors volunteers | Local News  Theadanews

Ada City Schools recently honored volunteers Sarah Miracle and Jill Fox with the Jim Herndon Volunteer *Service* Award.

OBI to host upcoming blood drives | Local News  Theadanews

It's time to kick off football season with new Bedlam T-shirts, free for Oklahoma Blood Institute blood donors.

Letter to the Editor | Letters To The Editor  Theadanews

In The Ada News Opinion section for Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018, Author John Grisham writes: "Please forgive an outsider for meddling in your politics. I wouldn't ...

Despite age, Cougars begin season with experienced roster  Theadanews

The Ada Cougars hit the mats for their first home wrestling dual of the season on Tuesday night against McAlester, and they did so with youth but experience.

Music to his ears: Former Ada High band director to be inducted into Hall of Fame  Theadanews

When Bronson Warren was in high school, he would have laughed in disbelief if someone had told him he would be a band director some day.

Ada man arrested in hotel, theater disturbance | Local News  Theadanews

Authorities responding to a call for help from an Ada hotel Thursday night had no idea they would end up in an altercation with an erratic man in the lobby.

Six arrested in Tanglewood shooting incident | Local News  Theadanews

Four adults and two juveniles face multiple charges stemming from a reported shooting incident Dec. 21 at Tanglewood Apartments in Ada.

Cougars sweep past Bethel | Local Sports  Theadanews

The Ada High School baseball team punched its ticket to a Class 4A Regional Tournament with a pair of bi-district wins over Bethel Thursday night at Cougar ...

Coaching carousel spins fast at Latta | Local Sports  Theadanews

Latta boys basketball coach resigned, then replaced: Kilby to take post.

UPDATED: Deputies responding to shooting in Latta | News  Theadanews

Information obtained at the scene of a shooting on County Road 3536 in Latta indicates the incident began as a dispute between two neighbors, one of whom ...

Latta Stock Market Team takes first overall in ECU competition  Theadanews

Tiger Tank Pitch CompetitionLatta High School's stock market team took first place overall, and all 40 Latta DECA competitors won ECU business shirts in recent ...

Ada's own Tyler Jack named Milam winner | Local Sports  Theadanews

Ada native, East Central University alumnus and football All-American Tyler Jack has been selected to receive the 46th Milam Award.

Ada man leads deputies on drunken, late-night pursuit  Theadanews

A felony warrant has been issued for an Ada man in connection with a late-night pursuit through Ada and unincorporated Pontotoc County, during which, ...

Byng shooting suspect claims self-defense | Local News  Theadanews

Pontotoc County Sheriff's deputies are joined by members of area law enforcement agencies in the search for an armed suspect wanted in connection with a ...

Wins keep piling up for Latta coach | Local Sports  Theadanews

LATTA — There is no pretense with veteran Latta baseball coach Eddie Collins.

McCortney's Family Pharmacy under new ownership | Local News  Theadanews

Zack and Megan Broderick assumed operational control of McCortney's Family Pharmacy Monday in Ada, taking the first of several steps that will ultimately ...

Chickasaw princesses crowned at annual pageant | Local News  Theadanews

ADA — Chickasaw Nation Gov. Bill Anoatubby crowned three young ladies Chickasaw Royalty during the 2018-2019 Chickasaw Nation Princess Pageant in ...

Candidate filings set to begin Dec. 3 for Ada City Council offices  Theadanews

Candidates for municipal office for the city of Ada may file declarations of candidacy beginning at 8 a.m. Dec. 3. The filing period ends at 5 p.m. Dec. 5.

Teen romance triggers Sheriff's response at Byng schools  Theadanews

A flirtatious exchange between two Byng students last December triggered a response from law enforcement Friday after the romantic dialogue was ...

Mercy Hospital Ada temporarily placed on lockdown | News  Theadanews

Mercy Hospital Ada was temporarily placed on lockdown Friday night after hospital staff received a telephoned threat from an individual.

High school basketball: Longtime McAlester mentor Bob "Bones" Brumley dies at 94  Tulsa World

Bob “Bones” Brumley graduated from Ada High School, but he went on to coach archrival McAlester in boys basketball for 26 seasons (1951-77).

2018 REIRDON RELAYS TRACK MEET RESULTS | Local Sports  Theadanews

Following are the team standings and the top three finishers in each event and all of Ada's results from the 2018 Reirdon Relays held Saturday at Ada High ...

Nine arrested; drugs, guns seized in Sheriff's investigation  Theadanews

Nine individuals were arrested after an ongoing investigation provided Pontotoc County Sheriff's deputies enough information to obtain and execute three ...

Ada superintendent anticipates classes will resume Wednesday | News  Theadanews

Ada City Schools Superintendent Mike Anderson told board members Monday he anticipates Ada teachers will return to their classrooms Wednesday.

Ada man charged with assaulting Sheriff's deputies; three arrested  Theadanews

Three are in custody Monday after Pontotoc County Sheriff's deputies say an Ada man became combative during a traffic stop, threatened deputies and tried to ...

Ada Cougars hope to be in 4A hunt this spring  Theadanews

Behind the leadership of returning varsity juniors Matthew Brown and Ryan Hagar, veteran Ada golf coach Robbie Powell expects his Cougars to be in the thick ...

Johns claims District 25 seat in Oklahoma House | Local News  Theadanews

The District 25 seat in the Oklahoma House will remain in Republican hands for the next two years.

Jarvis optimistic about Ada Cougar baseball | Local Sports  Theadanews

Members of the 2018 Ada High School baseball team include, from left to right: (front row) trainer Avery Brown, Zach Carroll, Bo Charboneau, Chris Skadal, ...

Search continues for missing woman | Local News  Theadanews

The search continues for an Ada woman who went missing a week ago.

Ada police looking for missing woman | Local News  Theadanews

Ada police are asking people to help them find a woman who has been missing since last Wednesday.

Matt Bryant leaving Latta school for greener pastures  Theadanews

LATTA — After eight years and a lot of success, Matt Bryant is leaving the Latta boys basketball program.

Pontotoc County Election Board  Theadanews

Voters fill the booths during early voting Friday at the Pontotoc County Election Board office.

Zoning board makes no recommendation on medical marijuana regulations Thursday  Theadanews

The Ada Metropolitan Area Planning and Zoning Commission grappled Thursday with the question of where to allow medical marijuana-related businesses.

Ada High School king and queen crowned | Local News  Theadanews

For RUSH week at Ada High School, the student council challenged school organizations to nominate a king and queen from their ranks and then asked the ...

Ada man fires more than 50 shots at invisible snakes, neighbor  Theadanews

As authorities responded to a deadly shooting a short distance away Oct. 3, Sam McPherson's erratic behavior stretched their resources even thinner.

Chickasaw Nation Princess Pageant set for Oct. 1 | Local News  Theadanews

Three talented young ladies are set to be crowned Chickasaw royalty during the Chickasaw Princess Pageant at 6 p.m. Oct. 1 at the Ada High School Cougar ...

Jarvis accepts job as new coach at Bartlesville  Theadanews

BARTLESVILLE — Former Ada High head baseball coach Austin Jarvis has been named to the same position at Bartlesville High School.

Ada junior shined when lights were brightest | Local Sports  Theadanews

Kobe Burgess getting better as the season progressed was a scary thing for the opposition.

Police called to Ada High School again | News  Theadanews

Threatening graffiti spray-painted on the exterior of Ada High School sometime Wednesday night or early Thursday morning prompted increased patrols by law ...

Candlelight vigil planned to honor those impacted by domestic violence  Theadanews

To honor survivors and those who have lost their lives to domestic violence, a candlelight vigil is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. today at the First United Methodist ...

Netflix premiers six episode series, 'The Innocent Man'  Theadanews

Streaming *service* Netflix debuted a six-part series Friday examining the 1982 murder of Debbie Sue Carter and the 1984 disappearance and murder of Donna ...

City retains law firm for opioids lawsuit | Local News  Theadanews

Ada is taking legal action in the fight against opioid addiction.

Allen edges Konawa to spoil Homecoming | Local Sports  Theadanews

The Allen Mustangs upended the host Konawa Tigers 13-6 in a District A-7 clash.

Ada clubs sweep by McLoud | Local Sports  Theadanews

The Ada High girls soccer team started off slow but scored two second-half goals in a 3-0 shutout victory over McLoud at home Tuesday night.

Oklahoma Heritage Bank names executive vice president | Local News  Theadanews

David Keith joins the executive management team of Oklahoma Heritage Bank as its executive vice president and chief banking officer, a new position created at ...

Chickasaw Nation Nittak Himitta' Women's and Children's Recovery Center dedicated in Ada  Theadanews

Chickasaw Nation Gov. Bill Anoatubby led ribbon-cutting ceremonies Tuesday to dedicate a facility designed to strengthen Native American families.

Chickasaw astronaut inducted into National Native American Hall of Fame  Theadanews

Chickasaw astronaut John Herrington is among 12 individuals inducted into the inaugural class of the National Native American Hall of Fame.

Ada police captain honored for work against domestic violence  Theadanews

Ada Police Capt. Jason Potter recently earned statewide recognition for his efforts to prevent domestic violence and educate people about the problem.

Young local hoops star wins pair of national AAU titles  Theadanews

A Byng sixth-grader led teams to a pair of AAU national championships.

Getting Ada's goat | News  Theadanews

For Ada residents, it's time to get out the vote — the vote for the goat.

Ada liquor stores getting ready for Monday | Local News  Theadanews

Liquor stores across the state are getting ready for Monday, when they will be able to sell refrigerated beer and wine for the first time.

DA candidates square off before election | Local News  Theadanews

District Attorney Paul Smith and his opponent, Josh Edwards, who are running for the DA's office in the 22nd Judicial District, squared off during a candidates ...

Ada City Schools Enrollment Information | News  Theadanews

Ada City Schools. 2014-2015. Enrollment Information. GRADE CENTER ENROLLMENTS: Enrollment dates for elementary students will be Tuesday, August 5, ...

Ronny Johns announces candidacy for Oklahoma House District 25  Theadanews

Ronny Johns, principal of Ada Junior High School, is running for House District 25.

Parks joins Ada from Northeast Academy | Local Sports  Theadanews

The hunt for a new Ada High School boys basketball coach is over.

OSD campus remains closed due to threat | Local News  Theadanews

Weekend activities and enrollment remain canceled at the Oklahoma School for the Deaf pending the outcome of an investigation into a threat the school ...

Vanoss welcomes Benedict as new baseball coach | Local Sports  Theadanews

Vanoss athletic director Gary Johnson loved what he saw in new baseball coach Matt Benedict throughout the entire interview process.

Ada swears in new police officers | Local News  Theadanews

City of AdaSix new Ada police officers were sworn in during a City Council meeting Monday night. From the left are Reserve Officer Mason Campbell, Reserve ...

Call-A-Ride to seek emergency funding | Local News  Theadanews

The Call-A-Ride public transportation program is facing a financial crunch that could force it to shut down next month.

Pontotoc County Free Fair package giveaway  Theadanews

Ashley Williams has the right idea! The Ada News is giving away a Pontotoc County Free Fair package for two — two armbands good for unlimited rides for one ...

Fittstown man killed in fatal accident  Theadanews

Authorities have identified a man who died in a fatal accident on state Highway 3W Wednesday.

Number of medical marijuana entrepreneurs higher than anticipated  Theadanews

OKLAHOMA CITY —The vast number of Oklahomans applying to become medical marijuana entrepreneurs is stunning some industry insiders, raising concerns ...

Multi-county pursuit ends in arrest, drugs and cash seized  Theadanews

A Texas man was arrested Wednesday after leading authorities on a multi-county pursuit that ended in Ada.

Big Five Head Start now enrolling | Local News  Theadanews

Big Five Head Start, a free child development program for 3- and 4-year-old children, is now taking applications.

Lady Bulldogs edge Davis | Local Sports  Theadanews

Jaedyn Getman tossed in 12 points, including one 3-point bucket, as the Stratford Lady Bulldogs knocked off the Davis Lady Wolves 43-37 in the first round of ...

Chickasaw Nation Annual Meeting and Festival kicks off Sept. 28  Theadanews

The 2018 Chickasaw Nation Annual Meeting and Festival marks the 58th annual meeting of the Chickasaw Nation and the 30th Chickasaw Festival, an event ...

Chickasaw Nation offers 'Get Fresh' public cooking classes  Theadanews

The Chickasaw Nation teaches healthy meal preparation with the “Get *Fresh*!” series of entertaining cooking shows, open to the public at no charge at ...

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