Highway 60 runs east. Sincethe Transit, operated by Enid Public Transportation, has been in operation, providing on-demand shuttle services.
InOsborn H. Made up of players from Enid and the surrounding areas, the team has achieved national ranking status three times, amassing a CFL League Championship intwo Northern Division Championships, and 47 league All-star players, while helping numerous young men gain college athletic scholarships and boasting a record in just five years.
Public-access television station, PEGASYS, which broadcasts locally produced programming on cable channels 11 and 12, and a community bulletin board on channel Enid was formerly home to Phillips Universitywhich closed in The Public Library of Enid and Garfield Countyestablished inalso serves as an educational resource for the community.
Cessna's pioneering flights earned him the nickname the "Birdman of Enid".
Highway 81 Van Buren and U. In Februarythe papers were combined to form the Enid Publishing Company. Vance also uses the KWDG facility for military training flights. Woodring, was the first municipally owned airport in Oklahoma The main highways serving the City of Enid are U.
Mary's Regional Medical Centera bed facility with licensed professionals, was established in as Enid Springs Sanatorium. One of Enid's main streets is named after Astronaut Owen K.
Highway 64 runs west down Garriott and U. Enid was once home to a Carnegie librarywhich opened in Col Leon Robert Vance, Jr.
Mark Kellybass player of the Christian rock band Petra calls Enid home. Historically, the city had 28 newspapers.
Enid has been home to several successful entrepreneurs from oilman Herbert Champlin to casino owner, Sam Boydfounder of the Boyd Gaming Corporation. They had a —27 record in the season.
Through their eight years in Enid — seasonsthey won their division more than once and the USBL Championship in Many musicians have called Enid home, including songwriter Gibson Hughesjazz great Sam Riversjazz pianist Pat Moran McCoyfolk singer and banjoist Karen Daltonfingerstyle guitarist Michael Hedges and opera singer Leona Mitchellwith the last two having streets in Enid bearing their names.
Both of these highways join together with highway 81 in North Enid, Oklahoma.
Education[ edit ] Public Library of Enid and Garfield County Enid has several institutions of education and is served by two school districts: They were Region II champions in andand runners up in Several private Christian schools representing a variety of denominations are also located in Enid: