Guthrie Center Times

When Christmas time arrives, one of the most well-known and loved traditions is decorating the tree, from the strings of bright lights and glittering tinsel to the festive ornaments and tree toppers. But when the time came for Guthrie County Hospital to decorate their Christmas trees for the...
Kick off 2017 with a winter hike at Springbrook State Park. The local hike is one of 50 across the United States taking place on January 1, as a way to ring in the New Year and connect individuals and families with nature.Those interested in the hike should meet at the Conservation Education Center...
Toby Keith will bring some red, white and blue to Guthrie’s River Ruckus this summer.The Oklahoma native was announced Friday morning as the headliner for the ninth annual music festival held July 28 and 29 at the Guthrie County Fairgrounds in Guthrie Center.“We are very excited,” organizer Grant...
Guthrie Center’s United Methodist church has begun a preservation project to repair the building’s 25 stained glass windows. Since 1891, the windows have been a part of the church. They survived the ravages of two fires in the 1900s, and withstood the progress of three building remodels over the...
Dennis Flanery was elected the new president at the Guthrie Activity Center during last week’s election. Although he only got involved with the activity center a few weeks ago, Flanery decided he wanted to be part of positive change for the organization, while preserving the good things from its...
The Guthrie County Freedom Rock was officially dedicated to local veterans on Sunday. For the past two years, the plot of ground across from the Guthrie County Fairgrounds on Highway 44 has been in a transformation process. What started as an idea from the Guthrie County Arts Council turned into...
When Karen Vannatta was young, her favorite thing to eat was funnel cake. Everywhere she went with her parents Roger and Colleen Tallman, she would ask for one.Then one day, she offered to help her parents out by working in their “Tallman Concession” food trailer. By the end, after spending hours...
Hundreds flocked to downtown Guthrie Center Saturday to look at classic vehicles at the second annual Rockin’ Retro Car Show.The sunny sky and warm temperatures welcomed car enthusiasts and many others as they meandered up and down the lines of cars and trucks.“We had a great turnout,” said...
Three time Super Bowl champion Chad Hennings visited AC/GC High School to host an open discussion with local students. During his talk on September 9, the former Dallas Cowboys player encouraged high school and third grade students to live a life of excellence. “It’s not all about the successes...
Jim Terwilliger may have thought his retirement party at the Guthrie County REC last Thursday was a bit ‘over the top’, but those who have worked closely with him hope he enjoyed it.“He might miss us,” joked Cozy Nelsen, executive vice president and general manager at the office in Guthrie Center,...

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