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…
"We ask people to be patient and understanding of what we’re trying to do. There is going to be some inconveniences..." -- City Engineer Garrett Ball
Missionaries Mike and Faith Turner, who are serving with the international organization, Wycliffe Bible Translators, recently provided information and inspiration at the March meeting of the Edna Corley Woman’s Missionary Union (WMU) at Claremore’s First Baptist Church.
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.
Visit Claremore recently nominated Claremore’s 2018 West Bend Winterland for a Red Bud Award for New Outstanding Event with the Oklahoma Travel Industry Association.
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…
Members of the public spoke against plans for a new retail and apartment building near the intersection of Frederick and Flint Roads.
Calm down and don't feel pressured by what others do this year. You may be bombarded with options and suggestions, but unless you are fully prepared, you are best off taking a wait-and-see attitude. Build a solid base and stick to what you know. Avoid risk.
Has anyone ever told you, do what you love, and you’ll never work another day in your life? But here’s the thing, you can’t do what you love unless you know what you’re passionate about.
TAHLEQUAH, Okla. – The Cherokee Nation honored five military veterans with the tribe’s Medal of Patriotism during the March Tribal Council meeting Monday.
Less than a week remains for registered voters in Rogers County to apply for absentee ballots to be mailed to them for the April 2 Regular Municipal Elections Catoosa, Claremore, Chelsea and Oologah and Foyil and Oologah-Talala School Elections, County Election Board Secretary Julie Dermody …
Here’s really personal, not bologna talk about why I think pop culture matters. This week I really needed the kind of movie that makes you pump your fists. That makes you feel powerful. That makes you feel like you can do anything. Strong female lead things tend to do exactly that for me, so…
The Claremore Fire Department Hose Draggers won the 2019 Donkey Basketball Tournament, beating the police department’s Basket Hounds 8-4 and Claremore High School’s “Dunkin’ Donkeys” 2-0.
It is mid-March, nigh on to St. Patrick’s Day, and time to think about Ireland. “What the heck does the J.M. Davis Arms & Historical Museum have to do with Ireland?”, you may be asking yourself. Well, we do have a few firearms made in Ireland, but we have an interesting non-firearm Irish…
CLAREMORE – Teaming up for the best St. Paddy’s Day Claremore has ever seen, the annual St. Paddy’s Day Party is a city-wide event with two locations simultaneously hosting the all-day affair.
The Claremore Ministerial Alliance announced plans Tuesday to develop an old church building at the corner of Sixth Street and Florence Avenue into an emergency shelter for Claremore’s homeless and displaced.
The Rogers State University Student Government Association hosted a mayoral debate between incumbent Bill Flanagan and challenger Kurt Levan.
Rogers State University senior Autumn Fourkiller has earned recognition as a 2019 Newman Civic Fellow, a one-year national fellowship that emphasizes personal, professional and civic growth.
CLAREMORE – For the 11th year in a row, downtown Claremore will be serving up delicious dishes of a classic Irish feast to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with the Bangers & Mash Lunch.
Claremore High School faired well over-all on recently-released Oklahoma Department of Education school report cards, but received a D in chronic absenteeism.
The Will Rogers Library has begun a new initiative serving residents in Senior Care Facilities in Claremore. “This is a program we’ve wanted to do for many years, but for various reasons the logistics never came together” said Library Director Sherry Beach. “Finally, last year all the pieces…
OKLAHOMA CITY — Oklahomans likely won’t see a minimum wage hike this year after the state Senate effectively killed three key pieces of legislation intended to boosted worker pay for the first time in a decade.
Fresh herbs contribute scent, flavor and flowers for our gardens and our kitchens. Whether they are in the ground or in containers, just give them soil that drains well and plenty of sun.
Spring is taking it’s time to get here, but you can warm up sooner with a hug from “Rusty,” a four-year-old male pit who was at large. “Rusty” is quiet and well behaved, plus he’s a hugger, making him the perfect home companion. Contact the shelter at 918-341-1260 or visit them during regula…
U.S. Marine Corps Staff Sgt. Austin French builds a cofferdam around an anti-tank landmine to demonstrate how to dispose the anti-tank landmines without having to move them. U.S. Marines assist the Royal Thai Armed Forces in teaching explosive ordnance disposal courses and disposing landmine…
Rogers State University Career Services will host its spring Career, Internship and Graduate School Fair on Wednesday, March 13, in the Dr. Carolyn Taylor Center Ballroom on the Claremore campus. The fair will be held from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and is free and open to the public.
- PROS AND CONS: Community and council weigh in on $20 million development
- SAYING FAREWELL
- Woman whose father traveled the trail of tears turns 100
- Four injured in collision
- CHS Seniors confronted with realities of addiction
- Newest Claremore Hall of Fame inductees announced
- Man holds hostages at knife-point, kidnaps one
- A TIME OF TRANSFORMATION
- Claremore preps for Home and Garden Show
- Claremore woman killed in collision