Fueled by high winds, low humidity and extremely dry conditions, the largest wildfire in Dewey County history continued to burn into this week.


Last year I wrote how drought and wildfire were the two most feared natural events my father feared most as I grew up as a child.

The Okeene FCCLA traveled to Oklahoma City on Thursday, April 12, 2018 to attend the 80th Annual lFCCLA Convention held at the Cox Convention Center.

I commend teachers from my district who visited my Capitol office this week. They were respectful in their questions and patient in listening to answers.


Stamp out Starvation Packing food for FCCLA project. Pictured, Kylie Hicks, clarissa Kraus, and Grace Seelke. (Photo provided)


As the regular season nears its end, the Lady Whippets hit the road last Tuesday for a doubleheader against Covington-Douglas and Kremlin-Hillsdale.

The Okeene track team competed at Chisholm High School last Friday. The boys’ team finished fifth at the event, and the girls tied for seventh.

The Okeene Record

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