News in Brief

BABY SHOWER for MAELEIGH MORRIS
Everyone is invited to the Baby Shower honoring Maeleigh Morris on Saturday, August 14, 2021, 2:00pm at the Pentecostal Holiness Church in Cheyenne. She is expecting a girl! Theme is sunflowers and buttercup yellow.
YARDS of the WEEK
Platonic Club – Robbie & Susan Mabra Sorosis Club – Buster & Kathy Tidwell
LUCAS REUNION in REYDON
The 2021 Lucas Reunion will be held at the Reydon American Legion Building on Aug. 7th. Lunch will be served at noon but come as early as you want and stay late.
Come out and enjoy the food, stories, and laughter. Spread the word! For more info., call 580-497-7095.
RMC FALL HARVEST FAIR
The Roger Mills County Fall Fair will be held August 29-31, 2021. For more information contact the OSU Extension Office in Cheyenne, 497-3339.
GENEALOGICAL MEETING
The monthly County Genealogical meeting will be held on August 5, 2021 at 2:00 in the Cheyenne Library when Laura Garcia will be presenting the program on her family and the Brazeros Program. The second quarterly Journal is available in the Genealogical area of the Library for those who have paid memberships.
WHITE ROSE CEMETERY NOTICE
The White Rose Cemetery is asking for donations for the upkeep of the cemetery. Donations can be taken to Security State Bank or mailed to White Rose, 17381 Hwy. 47, Reydon, OK 73660
JOSIE MCINTYRE FESTIVAL
High School and Junior High fast pitch teams are invited to play in the 2nd Annual Josie McIntryre Festival on Saturday, July 31, 2021 beginning at 9am.
BARRELS & BULLS in HAMMON
Hammon 4-H & FFA Ag Booster Association will sponsor Barrels & Bulls on Saturday, August 7, 2021 at the Pete Dean Rodeo Arena in Hammon. If you would like to make a donation please send to 9260 Hwy 34, Hammon, OK 73650
CHEYENNE SCHOOL PROPOSAL
Request for Proposal for a Fixed Price Contract for providing food service management services to the Cheyenne School District can be obtained by emailing Robert Trammell at robert.trammell@ cheyenne.k12.ok.us anytime before August 16 at 3PM. Proposals are subject to all the conditions and specifications stated in the Request for Proposal and will be received at PO Box 650 Cheyenne, OK 73628 and shall be marked on the envelope “Food Service Management Proposal”. Proposal will be received until August 26 at 10AM for supplying Cheyenne School Food Authority with service management service during the 2021-2022 school year. For more information, you may email Robert Trammell at robert.trammell@ cheyenne.k12.ok.us
RAFFLE & FUNDRAISER
Pioneer Day Raffle & Fundraiser for Two Traeger Grills! Ticket Price $20 & two chances to win! Tickets on sale now thru September 11. Purchase tickets at the Pioneer Museum, Red River Customs, Board members or call 497-3882.
CHAMBER SELLING PEACHES
Coming Soon! The Cheyenne Roger Mills Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce we will be selling Colorado Peaches again this year. We will begin taking orders in late July. We are looking at a delivery date in September. Contact the Chamber office at 580-497-3318 or email cheyennecoc@gmail.com for more information. See updates in the Cheyenne Star and on the Chamber Facebook page or website.
SHOP CHEYENNE PLANNING
Shop Cheyenne has been set for Saturday, November 5, 2021. Watch for more details to get involved!
OLD SETTLERS REUNION 2022
Planning has started for the Cheyenne & Arapaho Old Settlers Reunion April 18-22, 2022 in Cheyenne. Events will be planned all week. Make plans now to attend and watch for updates and information.
DRAGGIN’ MAIN OCTOBER 16
Plans are underway for Draggin’ Main in Cheyenne, October 16, 2021. If you would like to have a concessions area, volunteer your time or donate, please contact Scott Martin at 580-497- 6372. Watch for more information here and on Facebook.
SACK LUNCH MINISTRY
Summer Sack Lunch Ministry is serving lunch from 11:30-12:30, Monday through Friday at the Cheyenne Methodist Church. Lunches are free to anyone.
MAPS AT MUSEUM IN PARK
The Historical Maps, which have all 911 roads, post offices, one room schools, cemeteries as well as points of interest in our county, created by Genealogy members, are available to purchase at the Pioneer Museum in the Park for $30. They are also available from Dale Tracy or Marilyn Wilson.
GARY KIRK SCHOLARSHIP FUND
The Cheyenne Educational Foundation has established a Scholarship for Cheyenne Ag Teacher Gary Kirk. The tax-deductible donation may be mailed to PO Box 142, Cheyenne, OK 73628 or deposited to the CEF account at Security State Bank. Be sure to note that the donation is for the Gary Kirk Scholarship.
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.
ROOK THEATER PROJECT
If you would like to donate to the restoration of the Rook Theater in Cheyenne, please send your checks to PO Box 523, Cheyenne, OK 73628 or drop them off at Security State Bank. Please join and be a part of “Restore the Rook”. If you have stories or pictures about the Rook or the old Cheyenne Star building, please email them to friendsoftherook@gmail.com. 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 4-6:00 p.m., unless otherwise posted. For more information contact Carol Carter.
DUKE BABY SHOWER
Everyone is invited to the Baby Shower honoring new parents Kuley & Ragan Duke on Saturday, July 31, 2021, 2:00 pm in the Meeting Room at Security State Bank. They are registered at Nena’s Creations, Cheyenne Drug, Broadway Blooms, Bear Dean Inn and Amazon.
BREWSTER WEDDING SHOWER
Everyone is invited to the wedding shower honoring Kelsey & Clayton Brewster on Saturday, July 31, 2021 at 2pm at the First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall. The Bear Den Inn, Broadway Blooms & Gifts, Cheyenne Drug, Wal-Mart & Amazon

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