All Creatures Great & Small

May 15, 2018 0
Jim Clark, DVM By Judy Wade When James Alfred “Alf” Wright, using the pen name James Herriot, wrote the book “All Creatures Great and Small” in 1972 about his adventures as a British country veterinarian, […]

Backroad Bites: Bills

April 20, 2018 0
By Kristi Hawks My backroad bites this month was west of home to Waurika, Okla. On this day, I enjoyed the break in winter while traveling across the countryside toward the Red River. I saw […]

Howard Ranch: Donald Brown Howard

September 25, 2017 0
By Judy Wade Like his father and grandfather before him, Don Howard loved the wide-open spaces found in the heart of Jefferson County. He was born Aug. 5, 1923, one of six children born to […]

Howard Ranch: Noah and Wilton Howard

August 21, 2017 0
By Judy Wade “The Ranching Corridor” is a name appropriately applied to Highway 70 as it traverses southern Jefferson County from east to west. Several large ranches lie adjacent to it. The Howard Ranch is […]

May 2017 Profile: Terry Stuart Forst

May 1, 2017 0
By Laci Jones Fire engulfed thousands of acres of land across Colorado, Kansas, Texas and Oklahoma in early March. Ranchers risked everything to try to save their animals as their livelihoods went up in flames. […]

Protecting Man’s Best Friend

February 13, 2017 0
By Judy Wade The feral hog population in Oklahoma is estimated to be between 600,000 and 1.5 million, according to a recent Noble Foundation newsletter. Although seven counties in the panhandle and extreme northwestern Oklahoma […]

Here Comes the Next Generation: Part 4

August 3, 2016 0
By Judy Wade Like most young girls, Charly and Chaney Sellers are glad school is out for the summer. They are enjoying swimming in their backyard pool, playing on their swing set, climbing to their […]