The Norman Transcript

February 15, 2013

Water supply got a free gift


The Norman Transcript

NORMAN — Editor, The Transcript:

In a world of drought and despair, yesterday I witnessed a small miracle: After the sudden and isolated thundershower last week, a small watershed received a blessing. This was Clear Creek, which runs under the bridge just past 120th East.

As I made the usual left turn onto State Highway 9 before church, I saw a slim, bright blue stream flowing from beneath the bridge and across the extended mud flats all the way to the edge of water in Thunderbird lake. In a dry year, our water supply got a free gift and a thrill of hope.

Patricia Folley

Noble

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