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Memories, Laughin, Prizes & Fun at Draggin Main III 

The sun was shining, and the weather was warm as hundreds gathered for the CHS Alumni and Draggin’ Main activities on Saturday, October 30, 2020. Alumni officers Carey Beaty Drake, Cindy Hay Malson and James Calvert with the help of Lafaye Hohbein were busy signing up alumni members that gathered in front of Broadway Blooms. […]

Flu Shots 

FLU SHOTS…Roger Mills Memorial Hospital held an outdoor Flu Clinic on Tuesday. Pictured helping are hospital employees (left to right) Ramona Rhodes, Ellen Kirk, Kathy Thomas, Kassi McDaniel and Rebeca Wright.

A Random Act of Kindness 

By Pat VerSteeg -- Somethings happen borne of simple love and concern for another. Ofttimes these things are not planned, although the planning would perhaps help things to proceed more smoothly.


4H Meeting 

Cheyenne Bears 

Reydon Tigers 

Leedey Education Foundation’s Annual Fundraiser this Friday 


Caregivers Must Also Care (Financially) for Themselves 

If you’re a caregiver, possibly for a loved one dealing with an illness such as Alzheimer’s disease, you’re probably already facing some significant emotional and physical challenges – so you don’t need any financial ones as well. Yet, they are difficult to avoid. What steps can you take to deal with them?

Cheyenne 50 Years Ago 

Two county 4-H members have returned from the American Royal 4-H Conference in Kansas City where they along with 150 other 4-H’ers from Oklahoma joined Iowa, Kansas and Missouri. Dawn Hartman, daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Bruce Harman, and Gary Keahey, son of Mr. & Mrs. Vernon Keahey, were delegates from Roger Mills County.

Avoid Financial Mistakes During Retirement 

When you retire, you’ve learned a lot about all sorts of things, helping you avoid some of the mistakes you made earlier in life. However, you may still be susceptible to financial missteps specifically related to your retirement years. How can you dodge these errors? Consider these suggestions:

Cheyenne 50 Years Ago 

The Cheyenne Chamber of Commerce announced today that Mr. Murray F. Tidwell, Jr., Mr. George Ernest Isch, Mr. Lonnie A. Donaldson and Mr. Lannie Zoldoske were named for inclusion in the 1970 edition of Outstanding Young Men of America.

Cheyenne, Oklahoma Center of Old West By Dale Tracy 

While musing about the upcoming Draggin’ Main event and the progress of the restoration of the Rook Theater, I thought about some of the movies my friends and I used to watch at THE ROOK in the 1950s.