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2014 Oklahoma Sports Historian of the Year honored at Territorial Capital Sports Museum luncheon

February 15, 2015 Leave a comment

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By Darl DeVault
Special to Guthrie News Page

In a presentation Wednesday at the Territorial Capital Sports Museum in downtown Guthrie, Norman resident Dr. Edgar L. Frost was honored as the 2014 Oklahoma Sports Historian of the Year. He won the award sponsored by John Vance Motor Group for his book portraying the profound influence the late head wrestling coach Port Robertson had on thousands of athletes at the University of Oklahoma. Read more…

Categories: Community, Sports

Book was long overdue

February 5, 2015 Leave a comment

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By Darl DeVault
Special to Guthrie News Page

“A book about the late great Port Robertson was long overdue. This story needed to be told. Several attempts to do such a book never materialized, and it was only after Edgar Frost agreed to take on the project did it actually come to fruition. A great many supporters of Port will be forever grateful for Frost’s dedication and the many hours he spent on this outstanding book. Read more…

Territorial Capital Sports Museum Luncheon to Honor 2014 Oklahoma Sports Historian of the Year

February 5, 2015 Leave a comment

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By Darl DeVault
Special to Guthrie News Page

Dr. Edgar L. Frost will be awarded the 2014 Oklahoma Sports Historian of the Year Award for his book Port Robertson: Behind the Scenes of Sooner Sports. The presentation will be at a luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Feb. 11 at the Territorial Capital Sports Museum in downtown Guthrie, Okla. The award is given annually by the museum. Read more…

Conan Maltz honored with High School Scholar Athlete award

January 27, 2015 Leave a comment

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A Guthrie High School student has been recognized for his efforts in the classroom and on the gridiron. Read more…

Committee discusses disc golf course in Highland Park

January 21, 2015 1 comment

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A Guthrie High School student sat down with city officials to discuss the feasibility of building a disc golf course in one of Guthrie’s city parks. Read more…

Categories: Community, Parks, Sports

Clayton Kershaw earns third Warren Spahn Award in four years

January 1, 2015 Leave a comment

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By Darl DeVault
Special to Guthrie News Page

Los Angeles Dodger fans, still smarting from seeing their local star Matt Kemp traded from the club last week, have a positive local Dodger story. Baseball fans can buy tickets to the 16th annual Warren Spahn Award Gala the evening of January 14, at the Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame and Jim Thorpe Museum in Oklahoma City. Read more…

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Guthrie Noon Lions Club donates $1,000 to Sports Museum

October 29, 2014 Leave a comment

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The Guthrie Noon Lions Club has recently donated $1,000 to the Territorial Capital Sports Museum to assist with their operation and expansion. Read more…

Categories: Charity, Community, Sports
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