Patterson competes at rodeo nationals

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COWGIRL UPShe may only be 14 years old, but Kylee Patterson is already a seasoned cowgirl.
Kylee, who has been participating in rodeo events since she was five, represented Oklahoma in the Little Britches National Finals Rodeo in Guthrie in breakaway roping earlier this month.

Central High FFA has busy summer

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The Central High FFA chapter have been involved in many summer activities. The FFA officers took their FFA retreat to Dallas and Ft Worth in June to plan the year’s activities, while there they toured Cowtown & the Dallas Zoo.

Two Marlow boys win at robotics summer camp

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SECOND PLACEConnor Whaley and Dylan Griggs, sophomores at Marlow High School, attended the week-long Computer & Robotics Summer Academy at East Central University in Ada, June 19-24.

Salute to a patriot and a man among men

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A TRUE PATRIOTOne of those was a young naval aviator named Nathan Dobbs. Now 97 years old, Dobbs is healthy, alert and active, participating in the Simmons Center’s Silver Sneakers exercise program for seniors, watching sports broadcasts on TV, and tooling around town in his red pickup. He’s also a member of the local VFW and American Legion posts.

Local writers to have opportunity to showcase talent Saturday

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Local authors will have an opportunity to share their works with the Duncan community.
From noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, Duncan Public Library will host Reading Down the Plains, a reading event for writers.