The NPS has cataloged approximately 117,957,802 million artifacts, archives, and objects. Collections include items ranging from historic furnishings in the home of John Adams to flags that flew over Fort Sumter, Thomas Edison’s handwritten invention notes, botanical specimens from Yosemite, and archaeological items from Washita. Protecting these items for future generations is the core mission of the NPS. While you are safer at home, Washita staff is taking the opportunity to do a little housekeeping on our museum collections. A Housekeeping Plan is required for every space that houses museum collections such as storage spaces, exhibit spaces, and workspaces. The…

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Where: Skipout Lake, 11.5 miles west of Cheyenne on State Hwy 47 and 1/2 mile north on County Rd. N/S 1750Time: Registration and fishing between

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AWESOME…July and Jorja Vernon both received a I on their piano solo at the Oklahoma Music Teachers Association (OMTA) State Piano Contest last week. Their

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CLEANING…Upper Washita Conservation District employees Tracey York, Katy Elliott, and Hope Porter spent the day traveling around the county picking up trash in various locations.

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CHAMPION…Jacquelynn Padgett and her steer HSC Bazooka Joe won the Grand Champion Prospect Steer at the 2024 OMHA Route 66 Classic Show in El Reno

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