An area mother and daughter were among a large number of area residents gathering at Nichols Park in Henryetta on Saturday night for the Hwy. 62 Fireworks annual Fireworks Extravaganza show. The event, led by Shane Sanford, features over $5,000 in fireworks and is free to the public each year during the weekend following the 4th of July.
Henryetta Economic Development Authority (HEDA) received no updates for City of Henryetta projects, for the fifth month in a row, at their regular meeting on July 13
Okmulgee County’s jobless rate dropped slightly in May according to figures released Wednesday by the Oklahoma Employment Security Commission (OESC).
Henryetta Board of Education hired Michelle Mitchell as a part-time counselor for Henryetta Middle School (HMS) for the 2020-2021 school year during their regular monthly meeting on July 14.
Henryetta High School (HHS) Clsss of 2020 Graduation ceremonies were held on July 11 at Cameron Field with social distancing guidelines in place. Seniors were seated on the field six-feet apart as the ceremonies commenced. Family members and friends social distanced mid-field as they cheered on and congratulated graduates. Henryetta Public School administrators allowed six family members or friends per graduate to attend. See more photos on pages A7 and A8 of HHS Class of 2020 graduates.