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Oklahoma State Fall 2020 Honor Rolls 

(STILLWATER, Oklahoma, Jan. 8, 2021) — A total of 8,004 students were named to the 2020 fall semester honor rolls at Oklahoma State University in Stillwater, including 3,449 students named to the President’s Honor Roll for earning an A grade in all their courses. Full-time undergraduate students who completed 12 or more hours with a […]

Minnie R. Slief Library Giving Tree A Success 

The Minnie R. Slief Library of Cheyenne is proud to announce the results of the 2020 annual Giving Tree. The Giving Tree had over 100 ornaments placed on it in December, generously donated by local community patrons. In addition to the donated ornaments collected for the Giving Tree, Security State Bank made a $1,000 donation […]

Thank You to Our School Board Members 

Dear Patrons, As citizen leaders, individual school board members face complex and demanding challenges. Yet few people fully understand the scope and far-reaching implications of board members’ responsibilities. All Oklahoma citizens should recognize the vital contributions of these men and women and focus attention on the crucial role these elected public officials play in the […]


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Investment Lessons from 2020 

As the year draws to a close, it’s fair to say that we’ve all learned something about the social, political, physical and environmental forces that have affected everyone. And, in some ways, our lives will be changed, perhaps permanently. But as an investor, what lessons can you learn from 2020? Here are some to consider: […]

Are You Still Planning to Retire Early? 

Have your retirement plans changed because of COVID-19? If so, you have plenty of company. Nearly 40 percent of those planning to retire say the pandemic has disrupted their intentions, according to the Edward Jones/ Age Wave Four Pillars of the New Retirement study. You might have been thinking about retiring early – can you […]

Dan’s Cow-Calf Corner Plan Now for Colostrum Needs this Spring 

It is not too soon to begin to prepare for the spring calving season. Locating, obtaining, and storing several doses of colostrum or colostrum replacer will come in handy before the first heifers start to go into labor. Calves born after a difficult birth are at a high risk of failing to receive adequate colostrum […]

The Dental View by Dr. Steven Shrader Is it Safe to Go to the Dentist 

Dentistry is an essential health care service because of its role in evaluating, diagnosing, preventing or treating oral diseases, which can affect systemic health. Beyond teeth and gums, the mouth also serves as a window to the rest of the body and can show signs of infection, nutritional deficiencies and systemic diseases.

Consider These Year- End Financial Moves 

We’re nearing the end of 2020 – and for many of us, it will be a relief to turn the calendar page on this challenging year. However, we’ve still got a few weeks left, which means you have time to make some year-end financial moves that may work in your favor.