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  • Brainiac Brawl Brainiac Brawl honored for outstanding achievement

    The Claremore Publics Schools Foundation has been selected as a recipient of the 2014 Outstanding Award for Local Education Foundations, sponsored by the Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence. 

    June 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • Local ham radio clubs to host 24-hour field day Saturday

    Rogers County Wireless Association and Mayes County amateur radio clubs will join together to present a field day event Saturday and Sunday at Whitaker Park in Pryor. For 24 hours, members and guests will be on the radio displaying their public service and emergency capabilities.

    June 26, 2014

  • Walmart opens in Catoosa

    The new Catoosa Walmart Supercenter opened its doors Wednesday morning following a grand opening ceremony. The store employs approximately 300 full-time and part-time associates and will be led by store manager Wes Wilson.

    June 26, 2014

  • Send a kid to camp art Send a Kid to Camp goal reached

    Share the Spirit’s “Send a Kid to Camp” goal has been reached.

    June 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Tulsa Praise Orchestra Tulsa Praise Orchestra to perform at First United Methodist Church

    The Tulsa Praise Orchestra will perform an Independence Day-inspired concert July 6 during morning services at First United Methodist Church of Claremore. The big band ensemble will take place at the 8:30 a.m. Heritage Service, 9:45 a.m. Blue Jeans Service and the 11 a.m. Generations Service. 

    June 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Chair-ity fundraiser ‘Chair-y’ special fund-raiser

    Rogers County Volunteers for Youth wants you to take a seat — for a good cause — at the first annual Chair-ity Auction.

    June 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Howdy Doody Hey kids, what time is it?

    These were magic words to hear if you were a child growing up in the early 1950’s and fortunate to have a television in the home.  It meant the young viewer was on his or her way to Doodyland.

    June 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • Winner Claremore girl selected as OBHA Youth Representative

    Thirteen-year-old Hannah Cain of Claremore has been selected by the Oklahoma Buckskin Horse Association (OBHA) as their 2014 Oklahoma Youth Representative. 

    June 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • Lawnmower race1 Lawmower races cap off Father’s Day
    Father’s Day was a bit different for the Cedar Point Church congregation. Fathers participated in lawnmower races as part of the day’s events.

    June 21, 2014 2 Photos

  • DAV vehicle Rogers County DAV receives transportation vehicle

    The Disabled American Veterans (DAV) remains the leader in providing direct assistance to veterans all over the country.   The DAV ensures service members receive benefits due to them.   Service-connected disabilities may require long term care and for those on a fixed income, transportation to and from a VA hospital could be costly.    

    June 19, 2014 1 Photo