SCHOOLS OUT due to icy road conditions.

Republican precinct meetings slated for tonight at the Claremore Community Center have been postponed until further notice. Information, Michael Lauderdale, party chair, 557-8879.

Claremore Band Boosters Association, 7 p.m., high school band room at the Robson Performing Arts Center.

Rescheduled meeting Claremore Dugout Club, 5:30 p.m., Claremore High School cafeteria.

Check the Progress Web site, www.claremoreprogress.com for the latest updates on meeting schedules.


Storytime at Will Rogers Library, 10 a.m. “The Little Red Hen” to be read to 3-6 year olds. Information, call 341-1564.


Will Rogers Lions Club, 11:30 a.m., Eggbert’s. Speaker: Larry “Ace” Parker with Bikers Against Child Abuse (BACA).

National Active and Retired Federal Employees of Mayes and Rogers counties cancelled meeting. Information, Ray Tomasko, 266-4331.

Senior Advantage Dance at Claremore Elk’s Lodge. Potluck, 6:30 p.m. Bring covered dish or dessert. Dance, 7 p.m. with live music by HWY 88. Admission: $4. Visitors 50 and over welcome. Information, 341-9378.


Last day to apply for voter registration in order to be eligible to vote in the Feb. 13 Annual School and Special Town of Verdigris Elections.

Inola High School Spanish Club Enchilada Dinner during in the Berryhill-Inola basketball game, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Cost: $5 adults; $4 kids 12 and under. Advanced tickets $4.


Cherokee scholarship workshop rescheduled 1:30 p.m. to

3 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 20, at the Claremore Senior Center. The presentation will cover where to look for scholarships, tips on applying for scholarships and more. RSVP by Jan. 18 to guarantee a copy of the handouts. For those who have already emailed for the original Jan. 13, there is no need to e-mail a second time.

Submit community event items to editor@claremoreprogress.com or bring by the office at 315 W. Will Rogers; fax 341-1131. Include contact name and phone number.

More Happenings ...

Inola Chamber banquet Feb. 3

Inola Chamber will host its annual banquet on Feb. 3, at 6 p.m., at the Inola Middle School Cafeteria, in celebration of its past year, to commend outstanding citizens, and to recognize the new officers for 2007.

Eagle championship shirts now on order

Orders for the Sequoyah Eagles state championship t-shirts and hoodies are now being accepted and may be ordered at the Athletic Director’s office through Friday, Jan. 19. Sizes range from youth small to adult XXXL. Payment must be made at the time of order. Sequoyah third-graders Daniel Saul and Hannah Davis show their school spirit with the state champ apparel.

zen’s Police Academy open

Applications are now being accepted for the fourth annual Claremore Police Department “Citizen’s Police Adademy.” Applications can be picked up at the police station, or for inquiries, call 341-1212 or e-mail mlitterell@ claremorecity.com.

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