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The Claremore Hall of Fame inductees for 2019 have been announced by J.M. Davis Arms & Historical Museum Commission Chair, William Higgins. “This year’s inductees have had a tremendous impact on thousands of lives. I want to thank the people who submitted Hall of Fame nominations and the…

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OKLAHOMA CITY – Verdigris High School senior, Collin Karst, served as a Senate page for State Sen. Marty Quinn, R-Claremore, during the seventh week of the legislative session from March 18-21, 2019. Collin is the son of Claremore resident Charles Karst and the late Sharon Karst and brother …

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Are you in need of a playmate? Meet “Gabbie,” a 4-month-old Aussie mix. Like most Aussies, and like most puppies, she loves to play. Contact the shelter at 918-341-1260 or visit them during regular hours of operation at 815 Ramm Road to adopt “Gabbie” or any of her fellow furry friends.

Time for Spring, and the Claremore Home & Garden Show! It’s been a long winter and everyone is eager to start those home projects, get the garden ready and enjoy an evening on the patio surrounded by beautiful spring plants and flowers.

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OOLOGAH, Okla. — The Will Rogers Birthplace Ranch will host Family Day on Saturday, April 6, from 1 to 3 p.m. Jacob Krumwiede, Will Rogers Birthplace Ranch manager, will introduce families to preparing and planting kitchen gardens. In a spot behind the ranch house, Krumwiede will describe th…

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Voters will go to the polls Tuesday for the March 5 Special Chelsea, Claremore, and Inola School Elections, Rogers County Election Board Secretary Julie Dermody said today.

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BancFirst Claremore recently presented their partner in education, Westside Elementary School, a check for $2,500. The funds were used to send two Westside Elementary teachers to the Great Expectations training as well as one day of a Great Expectation instructor on site visit.

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Spring Break at Will Rogers Memorial Museum and Birthplace Ranch is packed full of special activities each afternoon March 18-22 while schools are closed. Open to all children 17 and under, admission is free thanks to a donation from Win and Kay Ingersoll, Inola ranchers.

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The old becomes new again at the Volunteers for Youth “Chair-ity” Auction on March 2 and such is the case with a twin headboard donated to the U-Turn Academy students for their live auction project.  On their breaks from school work, the students are working to provide a new course of life f…

Maybe you’re like me and sometimes as you’re scrolling through your streaming options, your channels, or pursuing your DVD collection you think, “Hey I probably should watch that new thing everybody is talking about but really I want to watch this old thing for the hundredth time.” I suppose…

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On Saturday, Feb. 2, the Claremore Public Schools Foundation (CPSF) celebrated another milestone with the 10th edition of the Annual Brainiac Brawl and auction.

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Foyil Public Schools pre-kindergarten and kindergarten pre-enrollment for the 2019-2020 school year will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 14, 2019 in the library located next to the elementary office.

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OKLAHOMA CITY – Efforts have been made in the legislature in recent years to improve access and make voting easier for Oklahomans. The Senate passed another bill this week that will allow employees more flexibility in voting. Senate Bill 58, by Sen. Dewayne Pemberton, will allow employees wh…

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Community Impact Team members from Cherokee Casino Will Rogers Downs stopped by The Good Samaritan Ministry, Inc. to drop off 623 items from their employee-led canned food drive.

The BM Chapter of P.E.O. in conjunction with Rogers State University’s Carl G. and Gladys L. Herrington Distinguished Lecture Series will feature Oklahoma’s Most Admired CEO of 2013, Dr. Terry Neese. Her presentation will be held Thursday, April 4at 10:30 a.m. in the Dr. Carolyn Taylor Cente…

The Claremore Area Ministerial Alliance Easter Sunrise Service will be at 7 a.m. on Easter morning, April 21 at Rogers State University in the Dr. Carolyn Taylor Center (formerly the Centennial Center).

Carley Schroeder, a member of the Sequoyah FFA chapter, is a candidate for state FFA office. Running for the office of northeast area vice president, Schroeder faces the opportunity of serving more than 27,000 Oklahoma FFA members.

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TTCU Federal Credit Union presented a $3,000 donation to Claremore Public School District as part of its School Pride program. Over the past twelve years, the School Pride program has distributed over $1 million to area schools.

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A group of avid Claremore readers will share books they love at the annual Claremore Friends of the Library “Books You Love” February event Monday night, Feb. 18. Sharing host duties with FOL will be Claremore Book Club.

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OKLAHOMA CITY – Claremore-Sequoyah High School senior, Carley Schroeder, served as a Senate page for State Sen. Marty Quinn, R-Claremore, during the second week of the legislative session from February 11-14, 2019. Carley is the daughter of Owasso residents Jason and Natasha Schroeder.

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CLAREMORE – With outstanding growth and success within Claremore Main Street in recent years, changes are fast approaching at the helm of the nonprofit organization.

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The Catoosa Public Library and The Oklahoma Healthy Aging Initiative (OHAI) Northeast Center of Healthy Aging will be providing the Tai Chi for Better Balance Program.

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WILL ROGERS MEMORIAL MUSEUMS — Will Rogers was the Number 1 movie star in America in 1934, and last year marked the 100th anniversary of his first movie, “Laughing Bill Hyde.” This year, the first Will Rogers Motion Picture Festival will be coming to Claremore, October 30-November 3.

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