Scammers never seem to miss an opportunity to take advantage of natural disasters and other major life disruptions. Unfortunately, the COVID-19 pandemic is no exception, Oklahoma State University Extension Specialist Cindy Clampet said.
Pioneer Telephone Cooperative, Inc. has postponed its 67th Annual Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, May 5, due to COVID-19.
Although these statistics are almost certain to change overnight, we simply wanted to share the numbers with our readers to demonstate the magnitude of COVID-19. These numbers were recorded as of 5:30 p.m. Tuesday. Check our Facebook page to see the new total and how much it grew.
To comply with various local, state and federal guidelines as well as for the safety of our members, the Tony K Burris VFW Post 3608 and its Auxiliary will NOT be holding their monthly meeting for the month of April.
Newcastle schools closed their doors. The Easter Bunny cancelled his trip to Newcastle. City Parks closed. Countless businesses across town forced to rethink their business models. Charmin, Northern and Cottonelle have disappeared faster than cabbage patch dolls from Toys-R-Us in 1983. All due to fear of the Coronavirus spreading. Now, word from the Newcastle Chamber of Commerce has come that the annual city-wide garage sale has been postponed indefinitely.