Cheyenne Star – Official Newspaper of Roger Mills County

YARDS of the WEEK
Platonic Club – Marveda Parman
Sorosis Club – Jackie Payne
COUNTY FAIR CANCELLED
Roger Mills County Fair scheduled for August 27th-29th has been cancelled including all activities for 4-H, FFA and Open exhibitors.
BERLIN MONTHLY SOCIAL
Berlin Community Building will have an ice cream social on Saturday, August 8 at 6:00 pm. Hotdogs and sandwiches will be included with the ice cream. Come join us for good homemade ice cream!
GENEALOGY PROGRAM
A program led by Dale Tracy on is Crigler ancestors will be held at 2:00 on August 6, 2020 at the County Genealogy Society meeting in the Cheyenne Library. All are invited to join us.
RMC WIC OFFICE HOURS
The Roger Mill WIC office is open every Thursday, 9:00am to 4:30pm. Call 580-497-2320 to schedule an appointment.
7th GRADE STUDENT ORIENTATION
Cheyenne School and Mrs.Moore will be hosting a 7th grade/New Student Orientation for both parents and students who will be entering 7th grade or are new to Cheyenne High School on Thursday August 6th at 6:00 p.m. The orientation will be in the auditorium and we ask that you please practice social distancing. Mrs.Moore will cover all aspects of junior high in hopes to make your student feel welcome and ready for JH/HS!
CHEYENNE CEMETERY CLEAN-UP
Beginning September 2nd, 2020, the Town of Cheyenne will begin cleanup of the Cheyenne Cemetery. We will be leveling out mounds and filling in sunken areas throughout the cemetery. After September 2nd, 2020, any object of structure such as concrete benches, metal artwork, bricks, rebar, beer bottles, landscape timbers, gravel, lava rock, or any other obstacles that does not conform to our ordinances will be removed so that we can safely and efficiently care for the Cemetery. Temporary Markers next to headstones, as well as old flowers will also be removed.If you have any questions or would like a copy of our cemetery ordinances please call City Hall at 580-497-2455.
CHEYENNE-STRONG CITY ALUMNI BANQUET
The Cheyenne-Strong City Alumni Association is happy to announce that the 2020 Alumni Banquet will be held in conjunction with Draggin’ Main on Saturday, October 17, 2020.
GENEALOGY SELLING COUNTY MAPS
The RMC Genealogy Society has for sale a new County Historical Map, which measures 40×44. The map is $30 for local delivery, add $10 for shipping tube.Contact Dale Tracy 580-497-2106, dtracy5@aol.com or Marilyn Wilson 580-4976013, Wilson_m_73638@yahoo.com.
ROOK THEATER PROJECT
Work is in the beginning stages to generated new life for the Rook Theater in Cheyenne. Please join and be a part of “Restore the Rook”. If you have stories or pictures, email them to friendsoftherook@gmail.com or call Tracy Roark Smith 497-6576 or Sue Moore 497-6971. Check out the Facebook Page Friends of the Rook.
CHEYENNE FOOD PANTRY HOURS
The Food Pantry in Cheyenne is open on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month from 4-6:00p.m., unless otherwise posted. For more information contact Carol Carter.
MENDING FENCES PROGRAM
Whether you are recovering from a drug or alcohol addiction,co-dependency, abuse, depression, divorce, grief or just feel like life ran over you,this is the place to find support, freedom and healing as you recover. Meetings every Monday – 6:30 pm large group worship & lesson; 7:30 pm small group discussion & sharing. Washita Cowboy Fellowship, 306 E Broadway, Cheyenne. 580497-6238. Childcare provided.