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U.S. Secretary of the Interior David L. Bernhardt announced the “homecoming” of two panoramic masterpieces, The Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone (1872) and The Chasm of the Colorado (1873-1874). Painted by nineteenth century artist Thomas Moran, these iconic works of art are intertwined with the history of the Department and shaped nineteenth-century public opinion of the American West. In fact, these seven-foot by twelve-foot landscape paintings captured the natural beauty of Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon so well they forever framed the discourse on public lands and influenced the creation of America’s national parks. “After a nearly continuous fifty-year absence,…

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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

MEMORIAL…Charlie Holcomb of Leedey is hosting a fundraiser for the Angel Boyd Memorial. He is pictured with the bow he made, and Leedey Floral &

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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

SHOWING…2022 Hereford Mini Junior Nationals is in the books! Eight-year-old Jacquelynn Padgett had a fun-filled week. She attended the Queen’s Tea, participated in Team Fitting,

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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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