Undocumented Grasshoppers Seen on Radar Crossing Oklahoma -Texas Border

“Then the LORD said to Moses, ‘Stretch out your hand over the land of Egypt for the locusts, that they may come up on the land of Egypt and eat every plant of the land, even all that the hail has left.’ So Moses stretched out his staff over the land of Egypt, and the LORD directed an east wind on the land all that day and all that night; and when it was morning, the east wind brought the locusts. The locusts came up over all the land of Egypt and settled in all the territory of Egypt; they were very numerous. There had never been so many locusts, nor would there be so many again”.

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Oklahoma Gas Prices Rise

With people hitting the road for their annual vacation the higher prices are taking a bigger chunk of money. According to AAA gasoline prices in Oklahoma have moved dramatically higher over the last few days. AAA reports the state average for self-serve regular now stands at its high for the year, $2.64 per gallon, the highest price average since November 22, 2014. Prices for gas in Mangum jumped almost 13cents in the past week, to $2.85. Oklahoma seems to be alone with the price spike.

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Annual Mangum Mountie Rodeo Draws Hundreds of Fans

The 83rd edition of the Mangum Mountie Rodeo was a great event for the citizens of Greer County and enjoyed by hundreds of rodeo fans. Friday night was a little short on numbers but was high in excitement as cowboys and cowgirls fought for top prizes in events such as ranch bronc, tie down, calf roping, team roping, barrel racing, a new event called double mugging, and of course what is called the toughest sport bull riding. Contestants from across Oklahoma and Texas were here to compete on some of the roughest stock provided by Rafter D Rodeo Company.

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