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Ryan Berglund Memorial Golf Tournament Winners

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W- Longest Drive on Hole 2 - Lauren Campo M- Longest Drive on Hole 15 - Dakota Green 1st A Flight - Kellen Smith 2nd A Flight - Ryan Bruner 3rd A Flight - Darren Green 1st B Flight - Coach Foo 2nd B Flight - Travis Hartfield 3rd B Flight - Spencer Tomlinson 1st C Flight - Mark's Service Center 2nd C Flight - Carrie Compton 3rd C Flight - MC Oilfield.

A Bubble Off Plumb

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With the Coronavirus outbreak came the admonition for everyone to wear a mask. Some people did comply right away, others grumbled about it, some flat refused. Then many places – like big box stores - began mandating masks to enter.

Dear Oklahoma Friends and Neighbors...

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Hong Kong We must hold China accountable for its mounting violations of international agreements and its disregard for decades-old agreements with the people of Hong Kong. As a commissioner on the Congressional-Executive Commission on China (CECC), I have worked to hold China accountable for its human rights abuses and predatory lending practices.

WFD Serves Up Kitchen Safety

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The National Fire Protection Association and State Farm Agent Mary Lee Jones are teaming up with the Watonga Fire Department to support Fire Prevention Week, an annual public awareness campaign that promotes home fire safety. State Farm Agents are delivering Fire Prevention Week toolkits to more than 100 fire departments across Oklahoma, including Watonga. Each toolkit includes a host of resources for promoting Fire Prevention Week Oct. 4-10, including brochures, magnets, posters and more. The fire department will be sharing these resources at schools and other community events this fall in support of the campaign.

Put Renter’s Insurance on Back-to-School Shopping List

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OKLAHOMA — Students heading to college this fall soon will be packing suitcases and loading their vehicles full of mementoes and necessities for their new home away from home. The transition typically involves personal belongings that carry high monetary costs as well as emotional value, said Cindy Clampet, Oklahoma State University Extension family resource management assistant specialist.

Jared Oathout

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Jared Oathout, an Oklahoma State University agri-business junior from Kansas, is moving into university housing. College students should consider insurance policies to protect against possible loss of computers and other costly possessions. (Photo by Todd Johnson, Agricultural Commnications Services)

Dyslexia Bill Signed

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House Majority leader Mike Sanders along with his wife, Nellie, and sons Davis and Walker, and Tiffany Jenkins and Michelle Keiper from Decoding Dyslexia Oklahoma attend a ceremonial bill signing Aug. 10 for House Bill 2804 in Gov. Kevin Stitt’s office. Mike Sanders

A Lamp to My Feet

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I’m writing this before the last edition of the paper came out, so I don’t know if I received any feedback from anyone. It scares me to think about how easily we believers have compromised what we know God wants us to do because they tell us it is for our own safety. Like I said in last week’s article, a faithful Christian should not fear death. He should not fear illness if he is doing what God tells him to do.

SENIOR CENTER NEWS

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Hi Everyone! Another weeks has passed and all is going well. I do hear we have a couple new cases of Covid 19 in the Watonga area, so continue to wear those mask and wash those hands. You can’t be to careful.

Take A Stand

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Today's topic: The newest craze that's sweeping nation – taking a knee. What's all the fuss about? Why should we care? To find out we consulted our resident expert on the subject – baby Xander.