- The author welcomes back the honest rough-and-tumble of football
- Barnsdall Panthers open football season; softball teams have games
- John David Israel, 80, is known as a maker of high-quality bits and spurs
- Sheriff Eddie Virden took issue with an accounting firm's report.
- Pawhuska outscored its home opener opponent on a muggy Friday night.
- The Pawhuska City Council faces possibly controversial choices.