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A special happy birthday to my mother-in-law, Carolyn Montgomery of Norman.

Voom celebrates her birthday Wednesday, June 22.


Happy Father’s Day to all the fathers this Sunday, June 19!


Happy  34th Anniversary to Donna and Kevin Rother of Clinton on Friday, June 17.


Happy birthday to
KK Eck, Katie Midkiff, Camdyn Frankenberg, Charla Ratliff, Tyler Davis, Presley Lucas, Kelsey Harrel, Cassie Hays, Wanda Keeler, Eric Luna, Natalie Wallace, Tyler Haynes, Maria Carmen Resendiz, Robert Shea, Amy Caralampio, Karen Y. Veleta Romero and Joanna Estrada.


Summer officially begins Tuesday, June 21!

Fourth of July will be here before you know it!


The Washington Masonic Lodge is sponsoring an all-you-can-eat breakfast from 7-10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 18.

All money raised will go to the Children’s Hospital Foundation.

The meal includes eggs, bacon, sausage, pancakes and biscuits and gravy among other treats.

The Lodge is located at 200 W. Sharp Ave. in Washington.


Purcell’s Independence Day Celebration will be held Friday, July 1, at the Purcell City Lake.

The celebration will include food trucks, games, a car show and the fireworks show.

For more information contact the Purcell Parks at 405-527-7227.


Join the Purcell Public Library for Adventures in Science: Explorer of the High Seas with Science Museum Oklahoma from 11 a.m.-12 p.m. on Saturday, June 18, in the meeting room.

Whether you’re a pirate or an adventurous explorer, you won’t want to miss this program with Science Museum Oklahoma. Designed for children. Registration required.

You’ll learn fascinating historical facts about explorers of the past and have a chance to try out different challenges and activities that’ll make you feel like you’re really transported aboard Long John Silver’s ship! We promise not to make you walk the plank.

This program is a part of our Summer Learning Challenge. Earn prizes, collect badges, and help our community spend 7 million minutes learning by joining the Summer Learning Challenge today!


Join in the fun with Hula Hooping with Hooplahoma from 10-11 a.m. Thursday, June 23, in the meeting room of the Purcell Public Library.

Balancing on a giant ball, spinning a giant hoop, juggling, and more are sure to make a splash this year with Chelsea Parks’ FINtastic “Hooplahoma” Show! Designed for children. Registration Required.

Along with the show Chelsea will be teaching some hula hoop basics and incorporating hoop games for you to practice your new skills.

Spectacular circus skills and comedy are “tide” together with an inspirational message that anything is possible, when you are willing to embrace failure as a part of the learning process. If you mess up, just keep swimming!

This program is a part of the Summer Learning Challenge. Earn prizes, collect badges, and help our community spend 7 million minutes learning by joining the Summer Learning Challenge today!


Here’s a great recipe for your summer harvest.

Summer Squash Bake

2 small zucchini, thinly sliced

1 small yellow squash, thinly sliced

4 eggs

1/2 cup Miracle Whip Dressing

1/3 cup Kraft Grated Parmesan Cheese

1 cup Kraft Finely Shredded Italian Five Cheese Blend

1 small onion, chopped

1/2 cup chopped green peppers

1/4 tsp. each salt and black pepper

Heat oven to 375°.

Cook zucchini and yellow squash in large skillet sprayed with cooking spray on medium heat 5 minutes or until crisp-tender, stirring frequently. Remove from heat.

Whisk eggs and dressing in large bowl until blended. Stir in Parmesan. Add zucchini mixture and all remaining ingredients; mix lightly. Spoon into 8-inch square baking dish.

Bake 35 to 40 minutes or until center is set and edges are lightly browned.


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