The new 2019-2020 Canton FFA Officer team.  Back row (from left): Claysen Scott (President), Nate Lang (Co Historian), Weston Waldrep (Sentinel), Zane Foster (Co Historian). Middle row (from left): Arianna Green (Chaplain), Josh Edwards (Treasurer), Jake Sinclair (Secretary). Front row (from left): Taylor Dowell (Co Reporter), Sam McEachern (Co Reporter), Seth Bromlow (Vice President), and Levi Shaw (Parliamentarian).

News

Lucky Star Casino and the Canton Walleye Rodeo present the grand prize check for $1,000 to Watonga’s Tim Flyingout. Flyingout produced the top walleye at 6.83 pounds.

The town of Canton hosted their 52nd Annual Walleye Rodeo last week, and on Sunday some of the top anglers in the state were rewarded for their efforts in the event.

State Representative Mike Sanders is pictured with members of Canton Scout Troop 185 at the Walleye Rodeo parade on Saturday. (Photo courtesy of Melina Ayala)

Despite having to dodge bad weather at times, the 52nd Annual Canton Lake Walleye Rodeo had another successful run last weekend.

Small towns can have just as much fun as big cities, and residents of local communities are gearing up for more fun on the heels of two others that just ended.

Opinion

Saddled Up on the Trail

Recent media attention has been given to a company called Beyond Meat (BM).

The company recently wowed Wall Street with its’ high flying stock IPO (initial public offering).

Oklahoma City – School is almost out, the summer air has arrived, and grilling season is in full swing; just in time for to celebrate May Beef Month.

Legislative Update

Gosh it feels good to report this: a budget agreement between the House, Senate and the governor has been reached, and it’s one that increases education funding, state savings, rural health care se

Sports

Josh Edwards was one of eight underclassmen to earn All-District honors in 2018, and will look to help carry that success over to the 2019 season.

Last week, the Canton Tigers kicked off their Spring Football practices despite having to maneuver their schedule around the festivities of the Walleye Rodeo.

Nick Fowler, Noah Gregory and Ryan Baldwin win Canton’s Walleye Rodeo 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament.

Canton Public Schools hosted a three-on-three basketball tournament as part of the 2019 Canton Walleye Rodeo festivities last Thursday.

Seniors Keely Green, Roxy Linder, Haylee Nutz, Jenni Delgado, Charlie Maldrop, Morgan Murray and Deonte Murray recognized for their tremendous athletic careers at the Canton Sports Banquet.

The Canton High School Athletics Department held their annual athletic banquet last Monday to celebrate a year full of special achievements by the Lady Tigers and Tigers.

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