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Elk City News: Velarde wins raffle rifle


Jamie Edmondson Elk City 842-2452

— We lost another longtime Elk City resident May 27th – Rodney Thompson. Be sure to send condolences and pray for the families.

The VFW had a raffle recently and the proceeds go to the VFW building fund. The winner of the Henry Golden Boy 22 lever action repeating rifle was Rodney Velarde. The rifle was donated by Dave Cooper. Congratulations, Rodney.

Dixie is having a raffle in conjunction with the annual Old Time Dixie Days celebration. Items in the raffle include a Stihl 180 chain saw, handmade quilt by Linda Purnell, and many more prizes to be announced. Watch this column for information on events as Aug. 5 draws near.

Meetings: American Legion on the 7th; VFW Post and Auxiliary on the 8th; Elk City Area Alliance on the 12th; EMT on the 13th.

Anniversaries: John and Teresa Enos and Lea, Jake and Lacey Chaffee, Gabe and Rebekah McManus.

Birthdays: Derrick Chlebowski, Nolene Banks, Justin Anderson, Jessica Jo Perry and Kaiden Slover.


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