The Country Connection News is a rural newspaper based in Caddo County in western Oklahoma. We are a home town paper serving the northern half of Caddo County. We cover the towns of Hydro, Eakly, Swan Lake, Oney, Albert, Ft. Cobb, Binger, Lookeba, Sickles and the areas between. Our area covers about 1,000 square miles and has news content from crimes, sports, schools news, sports and who visited who in the area. We feel we are a very unique newspaper.
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We try to cover events in all areas of our coverage and are not afraid to take on any challange. We cover the hard news and report on council meetings, shool board meetings, and will tackle any story that affects our readers and take pride in reporting the good news in our area.
We take pride in our writing skills and many of the columns we carry such as:
"What's Under My Hat?" by Monte Tucker (a western Oklahoma farmer rancher)
"Dr. Dixie" by Dixie Yoder
"Crossroads Comments" by Joyce Carney, the publisher
"The Defense Rests" by Rusty Carney
We also publish letters from our readers as long as they signthem and have no objectional language
We have won many awards from the Oklahoma Press Association throughout the years
We have an online subscription .Call us with your email address and a credit card or mail a check $23. Get the paper tuesday night as soon as we publish
Contact us at 405-797-3648 for a subscription by phone. Our mailing address is The Country Connection New, Box 206, Eakly, OK 73033 or by email email@example.com
Subscriptions by mail
$28 for in the state of Okla. and $32 out of state. We accept credit cards with a $2.00 surcharge.