News in Brief

WHITENECK BABY SHOWER Everyone is invited to the Baby Shower honoring Amber & Hunter Whiteneck. They are expecting a Boy! The Shower will be held at the Frist Baptist Church Fellowship Hall on Saturday, May 21, from 10am-Noon. Please bring a pack of diapers in any size for your chance to win a special prize. They are registered at the Bear Den Inn, Cheyenne Drug, Grandview Pharmacy and

GEORGE BABY SHOWER Everyone is invited to the Baby Shower honoring Luke James George, son of Evan & Hannah George on Sunday, June 5, 2022, 2:00pm at the First Baptist Fellowship Hall in Cheyenne. They are registered at Cheyenne Drug & The Bear Den Inn. They are in need of 3-month summer clothes, 6-9 month winter clothes, size 1, 2 & 3 diapers, puzzles and books.

DODSON FAMILY REUNION The descendants of Bud and Emily Dodson are having a Family Reunion on Sunday, May 29th at the Hammon Senior Citizens Center. Join them at 9am for coffee and donuts and lunch will be served around Noon. All family and friends are invited to come and enjoy a time of reminiscing. If you have pictures, feel free to bring them.

LOCAL DANCE RECITAL The Tutus and Tiaras Ballet Recital will be held Saturday, May 21, 2:00pm at the Rook Building in Cheyenne. Everyone is invited to attend.

LIBRARY PET PARADE The Minnie R. Slief annual Pet Parade will be held this Saturday, May 21 at 10:00 AM. Bring your favorite pet, stuffed or living, and join in the fun! Be sure to sign up for the Summer Reading Program. The Sorosis Club will provide drinks and snacks.

CRAWFORD SCHOOL REUNION The Crawford School Reunion will be held Saturday, May 28 at the Old Gym in Crawford. Visitation begins at 6:00 PM and dinner at 7:00 PM. No reservations are needed.

STRONG CITY DAY Everyone is invited to Strong City Day on Sunday, May 29th at 12:30 pm at the Community Building. Bring a covered dish and join in the fellowship! Indian Taco Fundraiser Dinner & Raffle Sunday, May 29th 11 am – 3 pm or sold out at the Hammon School Dome 802 Shockey Street. Dinner by donation only. Raffle items include 10 x 10 canopy, kickback rocker & more! Local (Hammon) deliveries available. Call (580) 660-0210 for deliveries. All funds will help the Hammon Beta Club get to the National Convention and competition in Nashville, Tennessee.

MABRA GAS CARD RAFFLE Billy and Debbie Mabra have both been diagnosed with cancer. The girls at Twisted Pearl Salon are having a Gas Raffle to help with expenses. Tickets are $5 each. Winner will be able to choose from Martin’s Trading Post of Hutch’s. There will be a $100 winner and a $50 winner. Tickets can be purchased at Twisted Pearl. There is also an account set up at Security State Bank in Cheyenne.

STRONG CITY CEMETERY DONATIONS It is time to remember to donate to the Strong City Cemetery for mowing and upkeep. Please send to Nelda Davis, 409 N Nance, Strong City, OK 73628. Every donation is appreciated.

WHITE ROSE CEMETERY NOTICE Please pick up your flowers at White Rose Cemetery as they prepare to mow. Donations are also being accepted for the upkeep of the cemetery. Send donations to Barbara Swope, 17381 Hey 47 W, Reydon, OK 73660

CHEYENNE EIGHTH GRADE CELEBRATION The parents of the Cheyenne 8th Graders would like to invite you to join us as we recognize and celebrate the Cheyenne 8th Grade Class on Thursday, May 19th at 6:30 in the Rook.

ANNUAL FISHING DERBY The Kiwanis – Black Kettle National Grassland Fishing Derby will be held Saturday, June 4 at Skipout Lake. The event is free for youth ages 2-16. Registration & Fishing begins at 7:30 AM and will officially end at 11:00 AM.

DEMPSEY CEMETERY DONATIONS If you would like to donate to the Dempsey Cemetery fund for upkeep and mowing, please send to Marveda Parman, PO Box 64, Cheyenne OK 73628.

CIRCLE of CARE MEETING The Roger Mills Circle of Care will have a meeting on Thursday, June 2, 5pm at the Methodist Church in Cheyenne. Everyone is invited to attend and volunteer their time.

RMC FIRE DONATIONS The address for the Roger Mills County Fire Association, PO Box 708, Cheyenne, OK 73628 Make checks payable to Roger Mills Fire Association. The association is made up of eight Roger Mills County Fire Departments. Money donated is split between the departments or used to cover bills agreed upon by all the departments.

MUSEUMS in the PARK NOW OPEN The Museums located in the Cheyenne City Park are open Tuesday thru Saturday from 10am- 4pm. Everyone is invited to come down and view the exhibits.

RENT THE ROOK MARQUEE Celebrate birthdays and anniversaries by putting it on the Rook Marquee! Call Kathy 580-370-2182.


WINNER…Ashley Martindale was the winner of the Cheyenne – Roger Mills Chamber Mother’s Day Basket. Presenting her with the gift is Lauren Schmidt, Chamber Executive

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Senior Boys Dinner

The Cheyenne Sorosis Club celebrated the Cheyenne Senior Boys on Monday, May 16, 2022 with a Hamburger Dinner and Volleyball. Pictured, front, left to right:

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