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Polling Place Change for Precincts 202 & 303 in Roger Mills County
The polling place for Precincts 202 & 303 has changed, the Secretary of the Roger Mills County Election Board announced today. Voters in Precincts 202 & 303 formerly voted at the Roger Mills County Ag Pavilion in Cheyenne, OK. Due to damage from the February 2023 storm, the Ag Pavilion is currently unavailable for use on Election Day.
Early Voting Begins Thursday, February 29th
Early voting begins Thursday, February 29th for voters in Roger Mills County who would like to vote in the March 5th Presidential Preferential Primary Election. Voters who will not be able to make it to the polls on Election Day, have the option of voting early at their County Election Board.
Oklahoma Man Injured in Harrison County Crash Early This Morning
A Leedey, Oklahoma, man suffered injuries in a Harrison County crash early this morning. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports the accident occurred around 12:15 this morning on I-35, four miles south of Lamoni, Iowa, as 26-year-old Joshua K. Hawkins drove southbound. Troopers say Hawkins attempted to avoid a vehicle...
High School Basketball District Tournament Results
Class A Girls: Canute and Cheyenne-Reydon Secure District Titles. Canute dominated their district finals, securing victory with a commanding 49-17 win over Arapaho-Butler. Meanwhile, Cheyenne-Reydon claimed the district championship with a solid 43-27 triumph over #12 Canton. These thrilling matchups were broadcast live on ParagonTV.com. Class A Boys: Arapaho-Butler Triumphs,...
Three Oklahoma public school foundations honored for their programs' impact
Public school foundation programs in Edmond, Tulsa and Cheyenne have been selected as recipients of the 2024 Outstanding Program Awards for Oklahoma School Foundations, which are presented by the Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence and its Oklahoma School Foundations Network. The awards recognize innovative programs sponsored or administered by public school...
NFEC Youth Tour contest held January 30, Holland and Horton win free trip to Washington D.C.
Northfork Electric’s 2024 Youth Tour delegates emerged from four finalists on Tuesday, January 30 during the cooperative’s annual Youth Tour Finals Banquet. Tavi Holland, a junior from Cheyenne High School, and Jantz Horton, a junior from Hammon High School, were named winners of the contest. Holland is a student of Ms. Lia Hillman and Horton is a student of Ms. Mary Cole.
Duke Welcomes Yale, No. 11 Kentucky This Weekend
DURHAM – No. 15 Duke men's tennis hosts Yale and No. 11 Kentucky for two additional out-of-conference matches inside Sheffield Indoor Tennis Center this weekend. The Blue Devils welcome the Bulldogs on Friday at 5 p.m. before hosting the Wildcats on Sunday at noon. Parking is available in the Blue Zone.
Voter Registration Deadline Approaches
Friday, February 9th, is the last day to apply for voter registration in order to be eligible to vote in the March 5th Presidential Preferential Primary Election, Roger Mills County Election Board Secretary Jana Maddux said today. Maddux said that persons who are United States Citizens, residents of Oklahoma, and...
Higgins girls claim first basketball district title
The Higgins girls basketball team made history Monday night, winning the first district championship in program history, downing Academy of Our Lady 35-30 at AOL in a battle of unbeaten teams in the league. The win was the ninth straight for the Hurricanes. Junior guard Keiondra Williams led the way...
Big rig overturns on I-35 south of Lamoni, Iowa
A single-vehicle accident on Interstate 35 southbound, four miles south of Lamoni, Iowa, resulted in minor injuries for a 26-year-old man from Leedey, Oklahoma, early Wednesday morning. The Missouri State Highway Patrol confirmed that Joshua K. Hawkins was transported to Decatur County Hospital following the crash that occurred at approximately 12:15 a.m.
Blue Devils Shine on Senior Day
DURHAM – The Blue Devils' women's 200-yard Freestyle Relay team broke the Taishoff Aquatics Center pool record on Friday afternoon against Queens, clocking a time of 1:29.89. The A-Team relay consisted of Tatum Wall, KyAnh Truong, Sarah Foley and Ali Pfaff. Duke defeated Queens 171.5-63.5 on the women's side,...
Three Oklahoma public school foundations awarded for excellence
The Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence is recognizing three public school foundation programs.
Deadline to Request Absentee Ballot for March 5th Election Approaches
Voters in Roger Mills County who want absentee ballots mailed to them for the March 5th Presidential Preferential Primary Election should apply now, County Election Board Secretary Jana Maddux said today. Absentee ballots are available to all registered voters, provided they are eligible to vote in the election requested. No...
Roger Mills County Employee Hospitalized After Being Crushed By Bulldozer
A Roger Mills County employee was hospitalized after being pinned under a bulldozer on Monday, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol says. Oklahoma Highway Patrol said it happened near Cheyenne when Jeffery Hensley was driving the bulldozer and accidentally backed over a hill. This caused the 50,000 pound bulldozer to roll twice...
Fire in Harmon
A fire sent a large cloud of dark smoke into the air this afternoon here in Harmon. It happened just after 4 p.m. today. Our cameras captured the scene at the junkyard nearby. It's the same area that's been vulnerable to fires erupting and burning through the abandoned vehicles. Units...
Woman’s shower invitation to hotel patron, police officer declined, results in arrest
After alleged invitations to shower with a hotel patron and a police officer were rebuffed, an East Tennessee woman is accused of walking out to the hotel’s parking lot and exposing herself, authorities said.
Guest Column: Importance Of The High Plains Arboretum Cannot Be Overstated
How a Wyoming Project Transformed the Arid Great Plains and Rangelands. I was fortunate to work with a group of volunteers whose goal was to save the existing trees, shrubs, and flowers at the Cheyenne High Plains Horticulture Research Station, now referred to as the High Plains Arboretum. This group...
Following in their ancestors' footsteps
Northern Cheyenne youth run to remember ancestors who escaped Fort Robinson
Voter Registration Deadline Approaches
Friday, January 19, is the last day to apply for voter registration in order to be eligible to vote in the February 13 Leedey Public Schools Special Election, Roger Mills County Election Board Secretary Jana Maddux said today. Maddux said that persons who are United States Citizens, residents of Oklahoma,...
Former OU two-sport star Ryan Minor remembered for athletic ability, humanity in memorial
MOORE — The first time Richard Megli saw Ryan Minor, Megli — then Hammon High School’s basketball coach — had arrived at the school to pick up something on a day off and saw two boys playing in the gymnasium. Megli didn’t recognize them but watched them play, thinking they were perhaps the children of a potential teacher interviewing for a job.