Literacy Grant Supports Literacy Link

MIDWEST CITY - The Oklahoma Department of Libraries awarded Literacy Link, Inc. a $ 9600 grant to support their local adult literacy efforts. The Oklahoma Legislators who represent Eastern Oklahoma County arean integral part in the funding for the longevity of this literacy program and those who support it. Did you know that Oklahoma ranks … Continue reading Literacy Grant Supports Literacy Link

Oklahoma County Commissioners Make Offer to Airport Trust to Acquire Land for New County Jail

Oklahoma County – Oklahoma County Commissioners have made an offer to purchase approximately 51.41 acres of land near Will Rogers World Airport.  The property was submitted by the Airport Trust Authority in response to the county’s request for possible locations for the new Oklahoma County Jail.   Commissioners offered the Airport Trust $2.5 million for the property.  The offer … Continue reading Oklahoma County Commissioners Make Offer to Airport Trust to Acquire Land for New County Jail

Commerce Bank Names Kevin Cooper, Jones Alum, as Oklahoma City Market President

Oklahoma City, Okla. – Feb. 3, 2023 – Commerce Bank announced today the appointment of Kevin Cooper as Oklahoma City Market President. A native Oklahoman, Cooper brings 24 years of broad experience in commercial banking, capital markets transactions, treasury solutions and strategic advisory services. Cooper advises mid-market businesses of all sizes on their most important challenges and opportunities … Continue reading Commerce Bank Names Kevin Cooper, Jones Alum, as Oklahoma City Market President

Metropolitan Library System Reaches Record-Breaking Three Million Digital Book Checkouts in 2022

The Metropolitan Library System (MLS) announced today that it reached a record-breaking three million digital book checkouts in 2022. This milestone illustrates the continued growth and importance of library lending of ebooks, audiobooks and other digital content as well as the library’s success in serving all members of the community. Metro Library ranks #21 of all standalone … Continue reading Metropolitan Library System Reaches Record-Breaking Three Million Digital Book Checkouts in 2022

OSU Agriculture honors Ramsey brothers of Jones

By Mandy Gross STILLWATER, Okla. – Oklahoma State University honored a distinguished group of individuals who have brought distinctive credit to the university’s Ferguson College of Agriculture and who have demonstrated a continuing commitment to agricultural sciences and natural resources. During the OSU Agriculture Honors ceremony on Oct. 18, the Division of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, … Continue reading OSU Agriculture honors Ramsey brothers of Jones

Jones’ Solorzano Joins Regiment of Midshipmen at U.S. Merchant Marine Academy

Kings Point, NY – Layna Solorzano of Jones was recently sworn in as a Midshipman at the United States Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA) and as a member of the U.S. Naval Reserve. Solorzano was nominated by Senator Jim Inhofe to attend USMMA, located in Kings Point, NY and one of the nation’s five federal service academies. … Continue reading Jones’ Solorzano Joins Regiment of Midshipmen at U.S. Merchant Marine Academy

Senator Jett Receives Committee Assignments

Senate members received their committee assignments for the 58th Legislature on Tuesday. Sen. Shane Jett will be serving on four committees including the Appropriations Subcommittee on Public Safety and Judiciary. “I’m pleased with my committee assignments, and ready to share my experience and expertise in these areas as we work to strengthen our great state,” Jett … Continue reading Senator Jett Receives Committee Assignments

Jones Angel Tree Begins Another Season of Giving

Written by Elyse Heise, Angel Tree Program Director For over 25 years, the Jones Ministerial Alliance has served an average of 100 children and their families every Christmas season through the Angel Tree Program. The Jones Ministerial Alliance Angel Tree Program has become a staple of our community. Neighbors come together to help one another … Continue reading Jones Angel Tree Begins Another Season of Giving

JONES FFA OPENING AND CLOSING CEREMONY TEAMS

Written by Gracelynn Stewart, Jones FFA Reporter - 11th Grade This year, Jones FFA has a new Ag. Education teacher, Ms. Buchanan. All of her students and herself included have been working countless hours focusing on many big projects. One of those projects is our opening and closing ceremony teams.  On Tuesday October 13th, 2020, … Continue reading JONES FFA OPENING AND CLOSING CEREMONY TEAMS