News in Brief

GAMES AND SALADS AT DEMPSEY The Dempsey Social will be held on Saturday, May 05, 2018. There will be salads for the meal with games available afterward. Hope you are there. Activities begin at 6:00 p.m.

FUND SET UP for DL JACKSON An account has been set up at Security State Bank for D.L. Jackson to help with expenses in the loss of his welding shop in the fire west of Cheyenne. Donations can be mailed to SSB, attn: DL Jackson Fund, c/o Joshua Haven, PO Box 470, Cheyenne 73628.

5th SUNDAY SING at DURHAM The Durham Baptist Church will hold their 5th Sunday Sing on April the 29th. A light meal will be served at 6pm and 7pm for singing.

ATTENTION JUNIOR 4-H’ERS Junior Record Books are due at the Extension Office by May 1, at 4:30. You have to turn in a record book to attend 4-H Camp and Achievement Trips and to run for office. There is also an Adult Council Meeting that same day at 5:00.

REYDON TESTING SIRENS The Town of Reydon will test Storm Sirens at 10:00 am on Friday, April 27, 2018. Weather permitting.

NOTICE TO PUBLIC Notice is hereby given that a protest period will be open from April 19, 2018 at 8:00 a.m. to May 4, 2018 at 4:30 p.m. for Roger Mills County citizens wishing to protest Zoning Change / Building Permit with Disposal Systems, LLC for a Salt Water Disposal Well in the N2 SW Section 13, Township 11N, Range 23WIM. Protest forms are available at Roger Mills County Courthouse County Commissioners office Monday – Friday from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm during protest period. A bond fee will be due at time of filing protest. For more information call Valerie Seymour at the Commissioners Office 580.497.3365.

RMC GENEALOGY MEETING Roger Mills Genealogy Society will meet Thursday, May 3, 2018, at Minnie R Slief Library in Cheyenne at 2 p.m. Gloria Hargrave will present the program about apps that aid in genealogy research. Additional Roger Mills genealogical information can be found at

COMMUNITY GARDEN PLANNED There has been much interest in a Community Garden. The Town of Cheyenne is in the planning stages of this project. Plots will be 10’ x 10’ for each family with a total of 20 plots available. For more information, please contact City Hall at 497-2455.

CHAMBER VOLUNTEER of the YEAR The Cheyenne Roger Mills Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for Volunteer of the Year. If you know of someone who gives selflessly to the community or organization, this is your chance to honor them. Write a detailed letter describing your nominees volunteer work and why you think they deserve to be Volunteer of the Year. Please include your contact information on the letter. Mail your nomination to: Cheyenne Chamber of Commerce, Box 57, Cheyenne OK 73628. You can also email your submission to Entry deadline is Thursday May 10, 2018. The winner will be honored at the Chamber of Commerce luncheon. For more information or questions contact Cindy at 580-497-3318.

CHEYENNE-REYDON ALL SPORTS BANQUET The annual Cheyenne-Reydon All Sports Banquet will be held Thursday, May 3, 2018, 6:00 PM in the Cheyenne Student Lounge. Tickets are $12 and must be paid for in advance at the school.

CHEYENNE FOOD PANTRY HOURS The Food Pantry in Cheyenne is open on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month from 4-6:00 p.m., unless otherwise posted. For more information contact Carol Carter.

MENDING FENCES PROGRAM Whether you are recovering from a drug or alcohol addiction, co-dependency, abuse, depression, divorce, grief or just feel like life ran over you, this is the place to find support, freedom and healing as you recover. Meetings every Monday – 6:30 pm large group worship & lesson; 7:30 pm small group discussion& sharing. Washita Cowboy Fellowship, 306 E Broadway, Cheyenne. 580-449-1228. Child care provided.

RMC DEMOCRATIC MEETING The RMC and Beckham County Democrats will meet Thursday, April 26, 6:00 PM at the Cowboy Café in Elk City. Candidates for House 55, Dennis Dugger and Fernando Damrippa, will be speaking. OK Democratic Party Chair Anna Langthorn will also be present.

UMC INDOOR GARAGE SALE The Cheyenne Methodist Church will hold an Indoor Garage Sale on Friday, April 27, 5-8:00pm and Saturday, April 28, 9am- ??. All proceeds go toward Church Camps