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United Way Chocolate Affair raises more than $7,000
The Rogers County United Way raised approximately $7,100 during the organization’s 18th Annual Chocolate Affair Thursday night at the Claremore Community Center.
CHS theater program seeks immediate funds for spring musical
The Claremore High School Fine Arts Department needs community support to raise money for this year’s spring musical production of South Pacific.
ZipperQ2 raises $110,000 for FOP research
The second annual ZipperQ fundraiser event Saturday raised a total of $110,000 in support of Claremore’s own Zip Gordon and Fibrodysplashia Ossidicans Progressiva (FOP) research. More than 700 attendees gathered on the grounds of the Route 66 Nut House for live music, BBQ, live and silent auctions and a raffle for a 2013 Jeep Wrangler.
‘The Event’ proceeds total $226,000
Proceeds from “The Event” were announced Monday at the Will Rogers Memorial Museum as a check in the amount of $226,000 was presented to Will Rogers Memorial Foundation President Dr. Richard Mosier and Vice President Phil Albert.
Veteran broadcaster to emcee Claremore Wall of Fame induction ceremony
Veteran television broadcaster and business executive Becky Dixon will emcee the Claremore Wall of Fame induction ceremony Thursday at the J.M. Davis Arms and Historical Museum.
Fall Old Home Tour more than a fundraiser
The Rogers County Historical Society has presented the Fall Home Tour to area residents since 1982. Funds from the tour have been used for many civic restoration projects including the Belvidere Mansion, recipient for the last three tours. The front turret windows of the Belvidere, many of which were broken and leaking, needed replacing.
J.M. Davis museum hosts tribute to Oklahoma military
“Remembering Our Fallen” was created to honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars.
Station to air “UHF,” featured cast members live in-studio
RSU Public TV’s “UHF25” celebration continues this weekend, with a special “UHF”-themed pledge drive Saturday night.
Heston's Heroes: Friends, family of Claremore toddler to host benefit bass tournament
Friends and family of a Rogers County toddler diagnosed with a debilitating form of Muscular Dystrophy are rallying together this weekend to host a fundraiser on his behalf.
NTC Health Careers Certification students elect officers
The three Health Careers Certification classes at Northeast Technology Center’s Pryor Campus recently elected student officers for the local HOSA: Future Health Professionals Chapter.
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