There were 674 visitors in the month of October. A year ago, we celebrated the end of construction on the Overlook facilities and the paving of half of the battlefield trail. A year before that, we were preparing for the commemoration of the 150th of the Battle of the Washita. A year from now, we will acknowledge the 25th anniversary of the important legislation made by Congress, Public Law 104-333, which established Washita Battlefield National Historic Site as the 373rd unit of the National Park Service. Although the event was marked by one single day, November 12, 1996, we will…

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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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