Category: Community

Metcalfe Museum

We thank the Lord that we once again were spared the tornados of yesterday and last night, but they came very close. I woke up about 3:00 this morning and turned on the television and channel 9 was still reporting weather. You...

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Canadian Club

Mick and Lily Kendall and Susan Haxton attended Ethan Kendall’s high school graduation at Weatherford on Saturday. Cody Cole visited Leroy and Juana Penry on Saturday evening. Sunday visitors were Shirley Penry, Robyn...

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Washita

As the Beatles said, “Yes, I get by with a little help from my friends.” Without our own Maintenance Division, we rely on surrounding parks to support us. Two maintenance staff from Chickasaw National Recreation Area (CNRA)...

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Cheyenne

Hoping everyone has a safe and fun Memorial Day weekend! The tornado sirens blew Monday afternoon but thank goodness our temperatures stayed too cool for a tornado to form. Thank you to all our storm watchers for keeping us...

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Durham

The Durham Alumni is this Saturday, May 25 at the old gymnasium. There will be lots of visiting about the old days at DHS. I have heard from quite a few mostly because when I sent email invitations, I got the date wrong. But at...

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Canadian Club

Tom and Marilyn Welty visited Johnnie Welty Sunday afternoon. Mother’s Day dinner guests of Leroy and Juana Penry were Gene and Shirley Doshier. Russ and Jo Cole were evening visitors. Mick and Lily Kendall attended Ethan...

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Washita

The park received 895 visitors in April, including couples from Denmark and Australia. One person who will meet all of these visitors is Kate Roesch (pronounced “rush”). Kate is our new temporary Park Ranger. You need to login...

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Hammon

Wow—The weather has been pretty nice. Showers continue off and on and the temps are really nice so far—cool mornings and warm in the afternoons, but not HOT yet! Ponds are full and the pastures, fields, and bar ditches are...

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Cheyenne

Most of the county had some big rains last week, anywhere from 2 to 4 inches. We were lucky to not get the 6-10 inches they had around Erick and Sayre. The first of this week has been sunny and warm, but they are calling for...

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Clothes Closet

Today is Monday, May 13, we are going to be planting at the community garden at today and onward, so anyone wanting to bring your plants up there or we have plants that you can get on site so come on up Monday or Tuesday ( will...

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Durham

The Durham Willing Workers Club women had their club meeting on Tuesday, May 7th. They made the plans for the program at Fairview Cemetery on Memorial Day. They were very happy to receive a nice donation to the club in memory of...

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Metcalfe Museum

Because we have been blessed with spring rain, it is a beautiful drive down to the Break O’Day Farm and Metcalfe Museum. We had visitors from Portland, Oregon last week who said they were “just driving by” and saw the sign on...

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