As the state endured a pandemic, high unemployment and an oil downturn, Gross Receipts to the Treasury show the Oklahoma economy pulled back by almost four percent during calendar year 2020, State Treasurer Randy McDaniel announced today.
The Okeene Lady Whippets put up a terrific showing in there games last week, including two in their hometown tournament. Okeene racked up victories against Canton and Waukomis to win the Okeene High School Invitational Tournament.
Snow plummeted western Oklahoma last month. The snow was welcomed moisture by area farmers and made for some nice photography opportunities as well.
Trail Miller Co., LLC announced late last year that its Okeene Record weekly newspaper and Canton Times weekly newspaper will merge into one newspaper at the beginning of the 2021 calendar year.
Despite a postponement, and snow nearly a foot deep outside, Okeene was finally able to welcome the community to the grand opening of their new basketball gym on Dec. 15 2020.