KCCU News

KCCU News
4:34 pm
Mon December 2, 2002

IRS Hotline is Key to Finding Refunds

Oklahoma City, Ok. – The IRS is trying to find some taxpayers to give them their tax refunds and is urging those who have not yet gotten that check in the mail to find out if they are on the list.
The tollfree hotline to call for information is 1 800-829-1954.
There also is a website available for the IRS at www.irs.gov.

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KCCU News
2:45 pm
Mon December 2, 2002

Preparation for Wintry Weather

Lawton, Ok. – The forecast is out for the possiblity of ice and even snow being with us for the next couple of months or so.

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KCCU News
2:12 pm
Wed November 20, 2002

PBS Airs Video Documentary by Former KCCU Staffer

Lawton, Ok. – The video documentary called "The Great American Foot Race" focuses on a cross-country trek of more than 3,400 miles from Los Angeles to New York in 1928. 199 runners started and only 55 finished the event, coming through Oklahoma on old Route 66. It was won by 19-year old Cherokee Indian Andy Payne, son of an Oklahoma farmer.

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KCCU News
1:52 pm
Mon November 18, 2002

Butkin Says Transition Going Well

Oklahoma City, Ok. – A former Stephens County resident, State Treasurer Robert Butkin faced no challenger when he filed to run for his third term in office during the summer. Butkin was to head the transition team for the newly elected governor, fellow democrat Brad Henry, for the remaining weeks of G.O.P. Governor Frank Keating's second and final term just the week following the general election.

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KCCU News
3:02 pm
Fri November 15, 2002

Idea to Close Lawton School Goes to School Board

Lawton, Ok. – Lawton Public School's Will Rogers Elementary School has 134 students and is one of the smallest of the districts's 29 elementary facilities. And in his letter to parents of the students this week, Superintendent Barry Beauchamp said the decision to recommend its closing at the end of the 2002-2003 school year was not an easy one. He wrote that "the state's curent budget shortgall and its profound fiscal impact" on the district forces careful consideration of operations of each school.

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