Claremore Daily Progress

Community News

July 16, 2012

Two Claremore girls in Miss Rodeo Oklahoma Scholarship Pageant

CLAREMORE — The Oklahoma Rodeo Pageants Council, Inc., host of the Miss Rodeo Oklahoma Scholarship Pageant, will present the pageant July 25-28 in Oklahoma City.

In conjunction with Wrangler’s Tough Enough to Wear Pink program and the Rein in Cancer program, the organization will sponsor a “Paint the Town Pink”event. This event will raise awareness of breast cancer and raise funds for the Susan G. Komen Foundation as well as the Rein in Cancer organization.  
Other public events will include horsemanship, speeches and modeling with dinner at the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum.  
The pageant offers titles in four age groups: Miss: 18-24 years; Teen: 13-17 years; Princess: 8-12 years; and Sweetheart: 3-7 years (noncompetitive). Contestants will compete in horsemanship, interviews, modeling, impromptu questions, and speech during the four-day competition.  
All pageant contestants will receive welcome gifts. 
The 2013 Miss Rodeo Oklahoma will receive a $1,000 scholarship from the Oklahoma Rodeo Pageants Council, Inc. (ORPC) as well as a traveling crown and chaps, trophy saddle, trophy buckle, a custom portrait by Jack J. Wells, Western Artist, and entry fee to the 2014 Miss Rodeo America Pageant. 
Her first runner-up will receive a $500 scholarship from the Oklahoma Rodeo Pageants Council, Inc. (ORPC).  The 2013 Miss Oklahoma Rodeo Teen will also receive a $500 scholarship from the ORPC, traveling crown and chaps, trophy saddle, and a trophy buckle. 
The 2013 Miss Oklahoma Rodeo Princess will receive traveling crown and chaps, trophy saddle, and a trophy buckle.  All Sweetheart contestants will receive an array of prizes from Leather, Etc. of Ponca City.  In addition, prizes will be awarded to runner-ups and category winners.
The mission of the Oklahoma Rodeo Pageants Council, Inc. is to provide opportunities for the young women of Oklahoma to maximize their educational potential while promoting the state of Oklahoma through the sport of rodeo.  
The pageant selects Oklahoma’s representative to the Miss Rodeo America Pageant held each year in Las Vegas, as part of the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo. This year’s Miss Rodeo Oklahoma, Kallie Sue Baker, will be competing against other state contestants for the 58th Miss Rodeo America title. 
To learn more about the pageant and its mission visit www.missrodeooklahoma.com.     
 

1
Text Only
Community News
  • OHCE state meeting Oowala OHCE Group attends state conference in Norman

    The 79th Annual State Conference of Oklahoma Home and Community Education was held at the Embassy Suites Conference Center in Norman, Okla. on July 13-15, 2014.

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Child abuse awareness Timms brings child abuse awareness to Claremore
    Rodney Timms, a child abuse survivor, will visit the Rogers County Courthouse at 2 p.m. Wednesday as part of his 77 county tour.
     

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Silent Auction Saturday at First Presbyterian Church Claremore

    First Presbyterian Church Claremore will host a Silent Auction from 9 a.m. to noon, Saturday, July 19.
    All items remaining in the two houses on 5th Street —105 and 109 E. 5th Street — will be auctioned off, among them, light fixtures, doors, cabinets, shelving, flooring, and more.

    July 18, 2014

  • American Red Cross offers volunteer opportunities

     Disasters don’t take summer vacations. American Red Cross volunteers are needed year round to help those struggling with the loss of their homes and belongings because of disaster.

    July 17, 2014

  • Paula Deen Keen on Deen

    Two weeks ago, Claremore resident Susan Hammett-Krackov took her daughter, Robin Baldwin, on a Mother’s Day excursion to Pigeon Forge, Tenn., to meet celebrity chef Paula Deen. 

    July 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • Zebra band kicks off summer practice
    A new school year is approaching, and for the Claremore High School Band, that means summer rehearsals.
     

    July 8, 2014

  • Hazel Mooney celebrates 100 years

    Hazel Mooney, a Claremore resident at The Brookfield, is celebrating her 100th birthday party this week.

    July 4, 2014

  • Willis Dr. Willis honored as a ‘Woman of Inspiration’

    Rogers State University’s Dr. Susan Willis was recognized as a Woman of Inspiration for serving her community with relentless dedication and passion while impacting the lives of area youth and community members.

    July 2, 2014 1 Photo

  • U Pick Them Berry picking on the 4th

    Sandra Patterson has her home on land that has been passed down in her family for over 100 years. In 2009 she and her husband, David, decided to do something with all of their acreage.  

    July 2, 2014 2 Photos

  • Edwards-Matheson named new Red Cross Advisory Board Chair

    Misty Edwards-Matheson is the new Advisory Board Chair for the Rogers/Mayes/Wagoner County Service Center of the American Red Cross.

    July 1, 2014