Winners light up the night in Chamber contest

Chamber manager Celecia Gallagher announced the winners of the Lovell Area Chamber of Commerce lighting contest this week. The contest was open to homes in Lovell, Byron, Cowley, Deaver, Frannie and surrounding rural areas. Friends and neighbors who admired the Christmas light displays that adorned...
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Deaver toddler begins battle with leukemia

At first glance nothing seems amiss with 3-year-old Lily Phillips as she chases her little brother around the room, both squealing with delight during an afternoon game of chase. Yet only the day before, Lily was being poked and prodded at one of her many...
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General Election – Local candidates

Be informed … Read what local general election candidates have to say about the issues online including those running for mayor, council, school board, etc. in Lovell, Cowley, Byron, Deaver and Frannie. Click on “Special Sections” above, then the first (left side) “Election 2014” issue to...
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Early morning fire burns shop

An early morning fire claimed a shop on the edge of Deaver Tuesday. Deaver-Frannie Volunteer Fire Dept. Assistant Chief Nick Loftus said firemen were called to 160 Lane 8 on the east edge of Deaver at 7:31 a.m. to tackle a blaze in a shop...
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Dear Santa … 

Santa shared some of his letters from local children with us and we’d love it if you would take a look at the letters and the Christmas greeting ads from the business folks who live and work here. This link will take you to our...
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