Cheyenne 50 Years Ago

The Upper Washita Soil and Water Conservation District held their annual FFA-SWCD Conservation Speech Contest at Hammon on March 30, 1971. Mr. Frank Tidwell presented the cash awards to the…

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Turkey Calling Contest winners were Wildon Teague, 1st place; Charles Whitson, 2nd place and L.J. Derryberry, 3rd place. The trophies were presented to the winners by Mr. Joe Redden. The…

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Fifty-one Cheyenne High School students returned from the District Music Contest at Weatherford, March 19, with happy hearts, after having won a superior rating on their mixed chorus number, Beethoven’s…

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Cheyenne 50 Years Ago

The Blackkettle Roundup Club elected the following officers for 1971. Ervie Porter, president; Roy Carter, vice president; Naomi Gates, secretary-treasurer; Nancy Bottom, reporter, Fred Cobb and Jack Barton, parade marshalls;…

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Cheyenne 50 Years Ago

It is estimated that more than 300 head of swine and 100 head of livestock were lost in Roger Mills County due to the snowstorm that blanketed the area with…

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Cheyenne 50 Years Ago

It is estimated that more than 300 head of swine and 100 head of livestock were lost in Roger Mills County due to the snowstorm that blanketed the area with…

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Cheyenne 50 Years Ago

Hammon High School boys basketball team won first place in the District Tournament and the Leedey girls won first place. Second place winners were Butler boys and Reydon girls. The…

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Cheyenne 50 Years Ago

There has been over $9,000 raised in cash and pledges for the new clinic to be built beside the hospital. A new approach is being made to raise the balance…

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Cheyenne 50 Years Ago Mr. & Mrs. Eddie Lee McDaniel have purchased the Variety Store in Cheyenne from Mr. & Mrs. Mel Danner. R.L. & Wanda Trammell have sold the…

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Cheyenne 50 Years Ago

A former resident of Roger Mills County, Dwight Rymer, has been named as a special assistant to Oklahoma’s new governor, David hall. Dwight is the son of the late Mr.…

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