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Roger Mills Memorial Hospital Receives CoBank Sharing Success Grant 

On November 11, Northfork Electric Cooperative (NFEC) presented the Roger Mills Memorial Hospital with a CoBank Sharing Success grant for $2,000. NFEC applied for the grant with the cooperative bank on the behalf of RMMH with the intent that it would be used for Covid-19 relief.

Chamber Arts & Crafts Show this Saturday Santa Arrives at 2:30 p.m. 

The Annual Cheyenne Roger Mills Chamber of Commerce Arts & Craft Show is this Saturday, November 21st. The show will be held in the Roger Mills Ag Pavilion. It will run from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

CHS Academic Team Regional Champs 

Cheyenne High School Academic Team is the Class A, Region 1, Champions. The team went undefeated on Saturday, November 14, 2020 to clinch the Regional Championship and to advance to the Area Tournament.

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CHS Academic Team Regional Champs 

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Ideas for Thanking Your Family 

It’s almost Thanksgiving. And although 2020 may have been a difficult year for you, as it has been for many people, you can probably still find things for which you can be thankful – such as your family. How can you show your appreciation for your loved ones?

Cheyenne 50 Years Ago 

In keeping with the spirit of Thanksgiving, twenty-five $5 dollar bills will be given away on Wednesday, November 25th. To be eligible, you must register with the Cash Day Committee, which will be directing the Thanksgiving Give-Away.

Cheyenne 50 Years Ago 

On Saturday, November 7, 1970 a recount was held in the County Commissioner election between Weldon Davis, incumbent and Jack Barton. The recount started showing Davis with 520 votes and Barton with 521. This is the closest race in the history of Roger Mills County. The official returns showed Davis with 524 votes and Barton […]

Protect Your Finances from “Cyberthieves” 

You’ve no doubt heard reports of personal data being stolen and used for financial fraud – anything from online shopping on your credit cards to actual theft from your financial accounts. This problem won’t go away anytime soon – but you can take steps to defend yourself. Here are a few suggestions:

Dan’s Cow-Calf Corner Breeding Cows and Heifers on Wheat Pasture 

Glenn Selk, Oklahoma State University Emeritus Extension Animal Scientist — Many areas of Oklahoma received some moisture this past week, giving hope that wheat pasture may be available for use as a winter feed. Some producers may have questions about the utilization of wheat pasture for growing replacement heifers or cows before, during, and after […]