Stacy Lee Photography, Sephanie McEachern and The Okeene Record teamed up once again to raise money for Okeene schools. This is the 3rd year for the Kids Our Bright Future fundraiser.
For over 10 years, the Okeene FCCLA has headed up the Coaches vs. Cancer fundraiser. With the help of the Okeene Cheerleaders, they raised $1,200 this year for cancer research.
Michael Williams, an Okeene resident, has announced his candidacy for School Board Member.
Monday afternoon, Highway 51, two blocks east of Highway 8, was closed to traffic due to a train derailment. Two of the train cars had wheels come off the track.