It was the summer of 1985–The Goonies and Back to the Future played at the mall, The Power of Love was topping the charts, and Christa McAuliffe had just been nominated to be the first teacher in space. Nothing had ever gone wrong in my life, when my parents told me we were moving to Okeene.
Lifestyle & Opinions
In my last column, I detailed County Improvements for Roads and Bridges (CIRB) projects for Fiscal Years 21-25 in Kingfisher and Canadian counties. This week, I’m listing projects in Blaine, Dewey and Woodward counties.
“The first thing we do, let’s kill all the lawyers.” William Shakespeare, Henry VI, Part 2.
Trevor and Vanessa Wilczek of Kingfisher announce the birth of their daughter, Kamber Ann Wilczek. She was born at 6:55 p.m. Monday, July 13, 2020, at Baptist Hospital in Oklahoma City.
Steve and Lindy Renbarger of Calumet, and Doug and Kim Jech of Kingfisher, announce the engagement of their children, Morgan Renbarger and Kyle Jech. The brideelect is a 2012 graduate of Calumet High School, and a 2016 graduate of Northwestern Oklahoma State University, with a bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education. She completed a master’s degree in Educational Leadership/ Administration from Northwestern Oklahoma State University in 2018. Morgan is currently employed as a third-grade teacher for Calumet Public Schools. The prospective groom is a 2008 graduate of Kingfisher High School, and a 2012 graduate of Northwestern Oklahoma State University with a bachelor’s degree in Sports Sciences. He is currently a fourth-generation employee at Delvin Jech Insurance Agency in Kingfisher. The wedding has been set for Saturday, March 20, 2021, at the First Christian Church in Kingfisher. A reception will follow at the Cedar Gate Legacy Barn.