Washita

In February, Stephen Jones, an amazing artist, passed away. Graciously, he loaned the park two magnificent sculptures, the bust of Black Kettle and a maquette, or scale model statue of Black Kettle. Jones had a dream to create a life size bronze version of his maquette and donate it to the park. He believed the statue would indicate the honor that should be bestowed upon such a great leader. This would not be unlike the Lincoln Memorial or the Thomas Jefferson Memorial, where larger than life, or colossal statues, of these great men reside. Stephen Jones will be missed. In…

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First Day of School

FIRST DAY of SCHOOL…Back to School for the Hickey kids! Hayven, second grade; Darci, Kindergarten; Tarley, fourth grade; Holden eighth grade and Reece, fifth grader.

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Memorial

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Book Club

BOOK CLUB…The first meeting of the Roger Mills County Book Club had a great turnout last week. The first book is “Daisy Jones & the

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Showing

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Showing

SHOWING…Kraiton Carpenter of Leedey won his Horned Hereford Class and was named Reserve Champion Division IV Horned Hereford Female at the 2022 Junior National Hereford

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