Pioneer Telephone Cooperative, Inc. will celebrate 67 years in business with “All About You” special promotions offered during the week of Monday, August 24 thru Friday, August 28, in all Pioneer Telephone and Pioneer Cellular retail locations during normal retail hours. Attendees will enjoy refreshments, receive a registration gift (while supplies last) and have an opportunity to win a $100 credit on a Pioneer account.
The 4-H Achievement Banquet was held last Sunday, Aug. 16, at the Blaine County Fairgrounds, Foley Building in Watonga, Oklahoma. Inductee into the 2020 Blaine County 4-H Hall of Fame is Lauren Luckie, Daughter of Jim and Carrie Luckie, Okeene. We were honored to have Sen. James Langford as the guest speaker for this event.
Okeene High School counselor Paula Laubach visits with a student in her office. School is underway today and the school is requiring students to wear masks and is encouraging all students and staff to practice social distancing.
Gov. Kevin Stitt made a visit to Hennessey last Friday to view first-hand the plan and technology Hennessey Public Schools is using as it opens up school to students for this academic school year.
The Trump Administration through the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has awarded Pioneer Telephone Cooperative with a $24.2 million grant to connect area residents, businesses and emergency services to high-speed broadband internet in Blaine, Dewey, Ellis and Kingfisher counties.