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Congratulations to Robynn Rulo for winning the title Miss Indian Oklahoma!
Post 198 American Legion Baseball League needs you. They are now taking applications for players ages 14 – 17 from Shidler, Fairfax, Wynona, Bowring, Burbank and Pawhuska. For more information, call baseball manager Floyd Brown at 580-463-2595 or 918-287-1714.
The first Saturday of every month, at 9 a.m., meet at the Flagpole (Veteran’s Park) Main and Lynn to help GFWC Heeko clean up Pawhuska. We welcome all groups, clubs and teams. Bring the family. For more information, call 918-287-3862 or 918-287-4633.
Do you know someone who needs a little encouragement in reading? Pawhuska Literacy Council is having a tutoring for all areas of interests, including Pre-GED, Math, Basic Reading and Writing, Reading for fun, and Reading for Work. Tutoring will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays at the safe room at Cedar Ridge. No cost for service and everyone is welcome.
The public is invited to attend a come and go style open house to learn more about the Flanagan South Pipeline Project on Thursday. The meeting is informal and you may come and go any time from 5:30 – 7 p.m. to view maps and display, attain information, meet with project personal and provide feedback. They will meet at the Pawhuska Business and Education Center, 1225 Virginia St.
American Legion Post 227 & Barnsdall Chamber of Commerce fundraiser raffle will be held Saturday, May 25. A bright red 2000 Ford Mustang Convertible is being raffled. Tickets are $5 each or three for $10. Tickets can be purchased through members of the Barnsdall Chamber of Commerce and American Legion Post 227. For information or tickets, contact the Barnsdall Chamber at 918-847-2202 or American Legion at 918-724-1045 or 918-440-7194.
The Historic Constantine presents Live Hankerin’ 4 Hank as Hank Williams Sr. with the drifting cowboy’s band at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 1. Tickets are $10 in advance or online at www.hankerin4hank.com or contact the Constantine Box Office, which is open noon to 5 p.m. Tuesday- Friday. Tickets will be $15 at the door. For more information, call 918-287-1992.
Pawhuska Elks Lodge #2542 is having Elks Day from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Saturday, June 1. The event promises something for everyone with “Another Man’s Treasure” sale. Baked goods, silent auction, plus breakfast and lunch will be served. This is an Elk’s Benefit Fundraiser. Tables are only $10 each. You can either donate goods or rent your own table. Contact Kim Moen at 918-764-5602 for donation pickups or to reserve your table.
Burbank Park is holding “Children’s Summer Reading at the Park” 10 - 11 a.m. Saturday, June 1, 8, 15 and 22. Call Renee at 918-648-5308 for details of the age group reading and other activities.
TRI COUNTY BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CENTER IN PAWHUSKA OFFERING CLASSES:
5-8 p.m. Tuesday, May 28, and Thursday, May 30 — PowerPoint, $89
5-8 p.m. Tuesday, June 4, and Thursday, June 5 — Computer Literacy, $159
For more information, visit www.tctc.org or call Cindy Helmer at the Pawhuska Business Development Center at 918-287-3357 to sign up for any of these classes.
CATTLEMEN’S CONVENTION TO BE HELD JUNE 14-15
Friday, June 14, schedule:
· 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Registration at the Osage County Fairgrounds Ag Building
· 10 a.m. — 2 p.m. Ag and Western Trade Show at the Osage County Fairgrounds Ag building and Women’s Building
· 12 p.m. — Cattlemen’s luncheon and hall of fame induction ceremony, Osage County Fairgrounds Ag Building
Saturday, June 15 schedule:
· 8 a.m. — Complimentary Ranch Tour Breakfast, hosted by Triangle Serum
· 9 a.m. — Ranch Tour, Northwestern Osage County
· 12:30 p.m. — Barbecue Lunch, Osage County Fairgrounds Ag Building
· 1:30 p.m. — Introduction of Ben Johnson Steer Roping, Osage County Fairgrounds Women’s Building
· 2 p.m. — Junior Steer Roping Kid’s Dummy Roping- Osage County Fairgrounds Outdoor Arena
· 3 p.m. — 60th Annual Ben Johnson Steer Roping- Osage County Fairgrounds Outdoor Arena
· 8 p.m. — Open Air Western Dance (after roping) Osage County Fairground Outdoor Stage
Please bring your own lawn chairs for the dance and tour. For any other questions, please contact Jeanne Strom at 918-287-4170.