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Duncan High School internship program helps students prepare for future careers  KSWO

It is the second year of the Pathways to Future Careers internship program, and with the growth in participation from students and local businesses, its success ...



Schedule set for DPS back-to-school orientation  Duncan Banner

In less than a month, Duncan Public Schools will start gearing up for the 2018-2019 school year.



Holt wins first homecoming king award | News  Duncan Banner

Homecoming is a tradition like no other at Duncan High School, but this year, the tradition took a turn for the positive as Connor Holt was named homecoming ...



Grandmother accuses Duncan Public Schools of racial discrimination  Duncan Banner

Dobie Headrick said dance was one of the bright spots in her granddaughters life since her mother passed away. However, for Headrick it is now a dark place ...



DHS helping humane society | News  Duncan Banner

Duncan High School Leadership has chosen this year to highlight a local organization each month to not only bring awareness to the organization's missions, ...



High school student injured auto versus bike wreck  Duncan Banner

UPDATE 8-16-18 10:30 a.m.. Duncan Police Lt. John Byers said the investigation is ongoing and was able to confirm that the driver of the truck was a Duncan ...



Four Duncan students chosen for OSSM  Duncan Banner

Four Duncan High School students have been accepted to participate in the Oklahoma School of Science and Mathematics program for the upcoming school ...



Demons Dozen: 12 to be inducted into Duncan Athletic Hall of Fame  Duncan Banner

A record 12 inductees will be ushered into the Duncan Athletic Hall of Fame on Sept. 22 during a ceremony at Duncan Golf & Tennis Club.



The sky is the limit for Demon football  Duncan Banner

With a talented athletic class coming in and several returning starters, Duncan Demon's first year coach, J.T. Cobble said the sky is the limit for this team.



Top Honors: Five Duncan students nominated for Crossman honor  Duncan Banner

Duncan High School has given out the Crossman Award, the school's top honor, to a student excelling in and outside of the classroom every year based off ...



School board shelves time change  Duncan Banner

School times are not changing, at least not this year.



Duncan Leadership class ready to serve | News  Duncan Banner

The class at Duncan High School that might get a few extra glances is the Leadership Class. The class is more about servant leadership then anything else and ...



DHS seniors receive college scholarships | News  Duncan Banner

The Duncan High School class of 2018 has had many great achievements over the last four years. On Monday, students were awarded for those achievements ...



Demons slay Spartans in homecoming victory  Duncan Banner

It was a balanced game for scoring between the Duncan Demons offense and defense as Duncan High School slayed the Southeast Spartans 59-14 to improve ...



Empire superintendent announces retirement | News  Duncan Banner

Spending almost 40 years in education and the last nine as Empire Public Schools superintendent, Vicki Davison will retire to enjoy family time, but she will help ...



DPS teachers honored | News  Duncan Banner

Nine teachers in the Duncan Public Schools system were honored Thursday afternoon during the DPS Teacher of the Year ceremony at First Baptist Church in ...



Halloween events for the whole family | News  Duncan Banner

One of the first events of the season will creep up in Comanche as the Comanche Class of 2019 Project Graduation readies for two different haunted mansions.



Duncan AD, head coach resigns  Duncan Banner

Duncan Public Schools will be looking for a new athletic director and head football coach following the resignation of Craig Benson.



Former Murf's Guns owner on the ballot | News  Duncan Banner

As the June 26 Stephens County Primary for Commissioner of District No. 1 approaches, one of the Republican candidates that is running is quite known locally.



A New Hope: Duncan hears update on PLC Teacher program  Duncan Banner

Duncan High School Principal Wade Hampton is in his first year at Duncan High School after spending time at Duncan Middle School. He presented his “New ...



Duncan Lady Demon Softball wins eighth game in a row  Duncan Banner

After winning their sixth straight El Reno Tournament, the Duncan Lady Demons kept their winning streak alive at eight games with a 9-1 victory over district foe, ...



Starting a tradition: Duncan football to host scrimmage next Tuesday evening to wrap up spring ball  Duncan Banner

The Duncan football team is hosting an inter-squad/Meet the Demons scrimmage next week to mark the end spring football, something the team hopes to turn ...



All-State baseball: Duncan's Tyler Polk reaches potential  NewsOK.com

Duncan star pitcher Tyler Polk put together a dominant season as a senior and is The Oklahoman's All-State Player of the Year.



Runoff slated in District 1 county race  Duncan Banner

Unofficial results for the Stephens County District 1 commissioner Republican primary came in late Tuesday night, ending in a runoff between Dennis Sweat and ...



Duncan students participate in the National School Walkout  KSWO

On Wednesday morning, about 100 students at Duncan High School walked out of class to show respect for the 17 students in killed in the Parkland, Florida ...



Election Day nears  Duncan Banner

The Nov. 6 election is right around the corner. On the ballot are two District 1 County commissioner candidates: Kreg Murphree (R) and E.R. Butch Graham (D).



New man at the helm: Booth gets first experience as coach with Bray-Doyle  Duncan Banner

After being hired by the Bray-Doyle Public Schools Board of Education a few weeks ago, Ron Booth got to experience his first camp as head coach of the Lady ...



Lawsuit filed against Duncan Public Schools and Athletic Director  KSWO

DUNCAN, OK (KSWO)- A Duncan family has filed a petition against Duncan Public Schools and Duncan High School Athletic Director, Craig Benson. The family ...



Demons pitcher to be honored with prestigious award  Duncan Banner

Heading into his senior season, Duncan pitcher Tyler Polk has already signed to play collegiate baseball at Oklahoma State and will also be one of five honored ...



Lady Demons getting close to starting prep for volleyball season  Duncan Banner

Over the past two weeks, the Duncan volleyball team has been preparing for the 2018 season with condition and strength training. The season begins in August.



Demons take the victory against MacArthur | Sports  Duncan Banner

Looking for a big rivalry win over MacArthur High School, the Duncan Lady Demons soccer team lost 1-0 and the Demons soccer team won 3-2 in overtime to ...



Duncan schools adopt 4-day school week | News  Eastern Arizona Courier

DUNCAN — After multiple hearings, and in front of a crowd of 45, necessitating a move to the district's cafeteria, the Duncan Unified School District governing ...



A legacy of coaching: Demons head coach McGuire named Large West All-State Coach  Duncan Banner

Growing up around the coaching circle, Duncan's basketball coach David McGuire fulfilled a dream of his by being named the Large West All-State coach for ...



Duncan father, son have history in teacher walkout  KSWO

Over in Duncan, a father and son came back from the teacher walkout rally at the capitol, 28 years after they attended the last walkout together.



Duncan High School band has a great marching season  Duncan Banner

The 2017 – 2018 DHS Band's year has started off fast and furious for the Duncan High School Band. The band just finished their marching portion of the school ...



Live Streaming of Duncan High School Graduation  Duncan Banner

Live Streaming DHS Graduation. Commencement for the Duncan High School Class of 2017 is scheduled for 8:00 pm on Thursday, May 25, 2017. Graduating ...



Final Serve: Duncan duo of Churchman and Watkins reflects on All-State  Duncan Banner

Tuesday was a big day for the Duncan Demon tennis team as Logan Churchman and Addie Watkins served their last set of games at the Oklahoma Coaches ...



Rotary Club getting ready for auction | News  Duncan Banner

The Duncan chapter of Rotary International is hitting the bricks to get their largest fundraiser ready to hit Duncan's TV for the 61st year. The Rotary Christmas ...



Demons take first at Paul Post Invitational  Duncan Banner

The Duncan wrestling team is on a streak. The Demons placed first over the weekend at the Paul Post Invitational in Sallisaw and got three first-place individual ...



Double-double: Johnson twins fuel Demons' passion on the court  Duncan Banner

Passion is a constant in sports. Whether it is the competitive fire or just a love of the game, high school athletics has a special meaning for all who take.



Senior Night Win: Lady Demons take big victory over Lawton High  Duncan Banner

After two big wins to start the final week of the home schedule, the Lady Demons had a tough final match of the year. Duncan was able to get the 3-0 victory over ...



Coach Knapp resigns as Duncan softball coach | News  Duncan Banner

Duncan Lady Demons head softball coach Joe Knapp has resigned his position, Duncan Public Schools Superintendent Melonie Hau said.



Demons drop Senior Night game  Duncan Banner

Trying to honor their five seniors for a special Senior Night, the visiting Lindsay Leopards spoiled the evening by getting a 7-5 victory over the Duncan Lady ...



Duncan Demons basketball team finishes their summer camps over the weekend  Duncan Banner

The summer portion of the Duncan boys basketball team's schedule — a long 20 days — ended at the Licking Summer Basketball Camp in Missouri over the ...



Duncan High School Athletics Hall-Of-Fame Banquet sets record attendance  Duncan Banner

The Duncan Athletic Hall of Fame banquet concluded Saturday night, adding 10 new members to the list of great Duncan athletes.



Reunions: Oklahoma high school reunions  NewsOK.com

Del City. Del City High School class of 1965, yearly reunion April 7. Meet at noon at the American Legion, 5000 SE 24. For more information, call Diana Willard ...



Brandon Benson named All-State Wrestling Coach  Duncan Banner

The Duncan wrestling team had one of its most successful seasons in a long time and for that, Demons head wrestling coach Brandon Benson has been named ...



Suit filed against DPS and Athletic Coordinator claiming assault and harassment of minor  Duncan Banner

A petition has been filed against Duncan Public School District as well as Duncan High School Athletic Coordinator, Craig Benson. The petition cites, “causes of ...



Author will return to Duncan  The Lawton Constitution

When Duane Monkres was a kid growing up in Duncan in the 1950s, most everybody wondered about the mysterious circumstances surrounding the murder of ...



School board hires new DHS principal | News  Duncan Banner

Duncan Public Schools Board of Education voted on Tuesday to hire a replacement for Justin Smith, Duncan High School principal, who leaves at the end of the ...



Recognition: Six Demons named to All-District football team  Duncan Banner

The yearly awards for football are starting to come out and six Duncan seniors made the 2017 District 5A-1 football team.



A pivotal game: Duncan Demons beat the streak with running game against Highlanders  Duncan Banner

Having only 93 yards of total offense in the first half, Duncan's rushing game opened a second half that led to the Demons snapping an eight-game losing streak ...



Lady Bulldogs look to take next step in playoffs  Duncan Banner

At the end of last season, one of the surprising teams in Stephens County was the Empire Lady Bulldogs who finished with a 19-7 record are looking to take the.



Students attend first day of school at Duncan Public Schools  KSWO

It was a busy morning for students and faculty at Duncan Public Schools as they returned for the first day of classes.



Murphree to take seat at commissioners table | News  Duncan Banner

Stephens County District 1 voters used their right at the ballot box to elect Kreg Murphree as their new Stephens County Commissioner.



Duncan High School gets state-of-the-art scoreboards  KSWO

Three brand new, state-of-the-art scoreboards are being installed in Duncan High School's gymnasium. Duncan is just the second school in the entire state to ...



Halliburton donates to Gabriel's House  Duncan Banner

Gabriel's House representatives received a $10000 donation from Halliburton officials at a meeting Thursday at the Duncan High School Library.



Lady Demons drop opener to El Reno | Sports  Duncan Banner

El Reno denied Duncan a winning start to the season on Monday, with the visitors running out 3-1 winners.



Duncan family files lawsuit against high school athletic coordinator for harassment, assault, inflecting emotional distress  kfor.com

DUNCAN, Okla. - A Duncan family has filed a lawsuit against the high school athletic coordinator, accusing him of harassment, assault and battery, inflicting ...



Youth Leadership Oklahoma Class 16 graduates announced – Two Duncan High School upcoming seniors part of class  Duncan Banner

Two Duncan High School students graduated from Youth Leadership Oklahoma Class 16 with 49 other upcoming high school seniors from across the state of ...



Former Oklahoma teacher's aide out on bond for second-degree rape arrested again  kfor.com

DUNCAN, Okla. - A former Duncan High School teacher's aide who was out on bond for allegedly having a sexual relationship with a student was arrested for ...



Holthe named 2016-2017 Duncan Teacher of the Year | News  Duncan Banner

Having taught at Duncan Public Schools for 12 years, Sam Holthe from Duncan High School has been named Teacher of the Year for the school district.



Demons place second at SOI tournament  Duncan Banner

Hosting the annual 2017 Southern Oklahoma Invitational Wrestling Tournament, the Duncan Demons finished second with 12 place finishers, including one ...



Construction near completion at Duncan High School  KSWO

The renovation project at Duncan High School is on track to be finished by the time the first bell rings in August.



Duncan High update unveiled  The Lawton Constitution

DUNCAN Stick a fork in it. Two years of demolition and building of jackhammers and saws and construction fences and temporary entrances are officially history.



Demons make memorable senior night with victory over Noble  Duncan Banner

It was a memorable night for the Duncan Demons wrestling team as they dedicated The Hoover Family Wrestling Center, honored three seniors and got a 54-19 ...



Kirkland wins prestigious Crossman Award  Duncan Banner

The collected crowd of Duncan High students, parents and teachers gave a drum roll effect while High School Principal Justin Smith and Duncan Public Schools ...



Pride of Oklahoma Band performs for high school students  KSWO

The Pride of Oklahoma Marching Band is traveling to Dallas for the Red River Shootout this Saturday. On Friday morning, they made a stop at Duncan High ...



Duncan HS teacher's aide faces 2nd-degree rape charge for relationship with minor  KSWO

DUNCAN, OK (KSWO)- A former Duncan High School teacher's aide has turned himself in after being charged with raping a student. Police began investigating ...



Five nominated for the 2017 Crossman award  Duncan Banner

Duncan High School has picked five of their best to be considered as the 2017 Crossman Award winner.



Fed Up With Low Pay, Oklahoma Teachers Prepare to Walk Out  Education Week

Shutting down schools is a last resort, teachers say, but they've exhausted other options for getting the legislature to listen.



Knapp named Duncan softball coach | Sports  Duncan Banner

Joe Knapp, former Velma-Alma Head Softball Coach, has accepted the position to take over the Duncan High School softball program.



The turfs they are a changin' at Duncan High's Halliburton stadium  The Lawton Constitution

DUNCAN - Heavyweights on the Duncan High School football field are usually linemen, but the heavies on Tuesday were earth movers. The heavy equipment ...



Booster parent wanted for embezzlement  Duncan Banner

Joy Billingsley, a former Duncan High School Track and Field Booster parent; is wanted for embezzlement after using the Athletic Club's debit card to pay ...



Turf field coming soon to Halliburton Stadium  KSWO

Coming this fall, Duncan High School Football players, and band members will be stepping onto a new field at the Halliburton Stadium. Workers began installing ...



And the Crossman nominees are... | News | duncanbanner.com  Duncan Banner

Six seniors are in the running for Duncan High School's highest honor – the Crossman Award.



Vocal Trash getting ready to rock Duncan  Duncan Banner

The Chisholm Trail Arts Council (CTAC) brings it's second 2017-2018 CTAC Live series event with Vocal Trash playing a matinee performance for elementary ...



Docket date set for Billingsley on alleged embezzlement charge  Duncan Banner

A docket date of June 1 has been set for Joy Billingsley, a former Duncan High School Track and Field Booster secretary accused of misdemeanor ...



Kiwanis Christmas tree lot opening Friday  Duncan Banner

Science says the sense of smell is one our most vivd memory links, so why not try a help create memories that will last by getting a live Christmas tree,



Oklahoma goes back to school in the post-walkout world  NewsOK.com

As teachers prepare for the first new school year since a two-week walkout, educators are faced with the reality of what the walkout did and did not accomplish.



Angela Wiles says daughter Alyssa will have chair at graduation  Duncan Banner

Angela Wiles said her daughter Alyssa Wiles will have a seat at Duncan High School's May 25 graduation.



DHS Demons take home millions in scholarships  Duncan Banner

Duncan High School students were awarded millions at Tuesday morning's scholarship award ceremony.



MIB President wanted on second degree rape charges  Duncan Banner

Duncan police issued an arrest warrant Tuesday for the president of a local non-profit that works with at-risk youth on charges of second degree rape.



Morning Bell: 'tick-tock, tick-tock,' November is coming  NewsOK.com

Good Monday morning! TODAY: I'm in Las Vegas at the Education Writer Association's higher education conference. I'll tweet interesting things and will have a ...



Marlow publisher's family shot to death | News  Enid News & Eagle

DUNCAN, Okla. — The publisher of a weekly newspaper in rural Oklahoma, his wife and teenage daughter were shot to death inside their home, friends of the ...



Community remembers slain Duncan family during memorial service  NewsOK.com

Hundreds of people gathered Sunday afternoon at First United Methodist Church in Duncan for a memorial *service* to honor and celebrate the lives of John, Joy ...



RRTC Science Fair winners announced | News  Duncan Banner

The Stephens County Area Science Fair was held Fri., Feb. 17 and Sat., Feb. 18, at Red River Technology Center in Duncan. Sponsored by the Duncan Optimist ...



Duncan Demon band musicians have busy year | News  Duncan Banner

After what's been described by Demon Band Director Jeramy Haas as a “fantastic season,” Duncan High musicians are gearing up for more competitions and ...



Battle for Demons: Duncan wins in overtime thriller  Duncan Banner

After a close battle in the first round of the Duncan Holiday Classic, the Duncan Demons won an overtime thriller beating Perkins-Tyron Demons 43-41 to move ...



New job at Refuge brings Cartmell back to her Oklahoma roots  The Lawton Constitution

The Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge has a new chief of visitor services for the first time since Susan Howell retired nearly a year and a half ago.



Principal reports isolated case of bed bugs found at Oklahoma high school  kfor.com

DUNCAN, Okla. - An isolated case of bed bugs has been reported at an Oklahoma high school. The Duncan High School principal sent out a letter last week ...



Alyssa Wiles to be posthumously honored at 2017 Duncan HS graduation  KSWO

Duncan Public Schools say a girl, who was killed in June 2013, will be honored during graduation later this month. This is stemming from a Facebook post this ...



Duncan junior high girls tennis team wins at Heritage Hall  Duncan Banner

While the Duncan High School tennis teams have been constantly obtaining success this season, the Duncan junior high tennis program is doing much of the ...



Students Win Cash Prizes for Racing CO2 Cars  KSWO

DUNCAN, OK (KSWO) – The Duncan Area Economic Development Foundation has announced the winners of their 2016 Duncan Area Youth Engineering ...



District Judge Enos to retire at end of term  Duncan Banner

District Judge Joe Enos said Thursday he will end his 32-year judicial career and retire at the end of his term in January.



Just keep swimming – Duncan woman chosen for the 2018 USA Special Olympics  Duncan Banner

19-year-old Duncan resident Kearsty McCoy has much to celebrate. Kearsty, a swimmer since the age of 12, was recently selected to be one of only four ...



Four DHS band members receive All State band honor  Duncan Banner

Four members of Duncan High School's Band were selected to participate in the 2015, All State Band. The auditions were held at Westmoore High School on ...



Duncan High School grad selected to be Thunder girl  KSWO

A recent Duncan High School graduate will soon be taking the court with the Oklahoma City Thunder girls.



Engagement – Spencer - Mares | Community  Duncan Banner

Kaitlyn Elisabeth Mares, of Edmond, Oklahoma and Dustin Michael Spencer, of Edmond, Oklahoma, will exchange wedding vows July 15, 2016 at the Springs ...



14 ECU students named Business Scholar-Leaders | Local News  Theadanews

Fourteen East Central University business students have been announced as Class of 2018 Scholar-Leaders by the ECU Stonecipher School of Business, ...



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