Okeene Public Schools were shut down last Thursday due to inclement weather, but with February wrapping up, spring is right around the corner.
School news & sports
The Okeene Lady Whippets opened the week on Tuesday with a matchup against Drummond, and an opportunity to build some momentum heading into the playoffs.
The Okeene Whippets started the week off with some concerning news that they would be playing without leading scorer Noah Cagle this week.
Chamber of Commerce honors Distinguished Citizen, Volunteer of the Year, Local Legend at annual banquet
The annual Okeene Chamber of Commerce banquet luncheon was held Monday, Feb. 5 New presdident, Stacy Lee, welcomed guests, and mentioned upcoming events in Okeene.
The World Championship Dummy Roping for Kids competition in Las Vegas, Nev. was held last December, in which a local-Oklahoma roper made a name for himself.