THANK YOU TO ALL OUR 4TH OF JULY SPONSORS:
THANK YOU TO ALL OUR GREAT SPONSORS:
- Rick Caruthers
- Robert Kimminau
- Great Salt Plains Health Center
- Ken Reitz Family
- AEC Round-Up
- Jana Oister
- Lanman Funeral Home
- Cherokee Sale Barn
- Dr. Carl Newton (Polaroid Sunglasses)
- Susie and Dave Koontz (Cottage at Tammaric overnight stay at B&B)
- Paula Mahieu (Donated Chips for the Hamburger Feed)
- Farmers Table (Rachael and Doyce Hager) Donated Tomatoes and Onions
- Coles Flowers
- Brooks Agency LLC
- C & D Supply Duane and Carolyn Waugh
- Cherokee All School Reunion
- Ellis and Associates
- Cherokee Publishing Co.
- Evans Stands
- Gene and Gerri DeWitt
- Office of Sam Stein
- Energy Services
- Jiffy Trip Plaza
- Grace and Darrell Wessels
- Alfalfa County Tag Office
- Wilber Fertilizer Service
- Terry Graham Inc
- Fritz MCGee Law Firm
- Alfalfa Guaranty Abstract Co.
- Jack's Auto & ACE Hardware
- Land Run Legacies (smoker pellets)
- Grandad's Porch (bicycle)
- Pizza Hut (5 lg pizzas and 5 breadstick)
- Cherokee Public Library (3 children's books)
- J &C Financial Services
- Jan Stou
- Scrapbooking 101
- Posh & Jamberry donated by Sammi Kildow
- Unique lotions
- Margaret and Keith Smith
- United Supermarket
October Stroll- Saturday, October 11th, 2014
Cherokee will be hosting their 1st annual October Stroll in downtown Cherokee from 1-5 p.m.
There will be lots of different booths with food, games, & items to purchase.
CHEROKEE MAIN STREET WILL BE INCORPORATION THE TURNIP FESTIVAL WITH THE OCTOBER STROLL THIS YEAR!! THE KIDS WILL BE ABLE TO MAKE TURNIP CARS & DECORATE TURNIPS SO COME CHECK IT OUT!!
12:00 Vendor Placement meet with Main Street Staff, Turnip decoration starts, and
Pedal pull / wheelbarrow race registration all takes place in parking lot S. of AEC on Main Street
1:00 Pedal Pull Races on Main in front of AEC
2:00 Derby Race
3:00 Announcement of Turnip Decoration Winner
3:30 Turnip Shoot @ soccer field
5:00 Vendors exit and events are through
Contact Peggy Collins on facebook or Schaun Aker at 580-596-6111 to purchase a booth space ($10 a booth)
OHCE Association Meeting- Tuesday, October 21st, 2014
Oklahoma Home & Community Education's Annual Banquet & Awards will be at the Alfalfa County Fairgrounds. Registration will begin at 6:15 p.m. with meal starting at 6:30 p.m.
Cherokee 2014 Homecoming Parade Results:
Class Floats ~ 5th place goes to the 8th Graders
4th place goes to the 7th Graders
3rd place goes to the 6th Graders
2nd place goes to the Sophomores
1st place goes to the Juniors
Open Floats ~ 3rd place goes to Cherokee Main Street
2nd place goes to the Lions Club
1st place goes to Northwest Technology Center
Honorary Mentions go to Autumn McMahan and Garrett Ketterman for riding their John Deere Gators in the parade!!!
4-H Banquet & Merchant Open House- Sunday, November 2nd, 2014
Join our County 4-H groups as they present the community with a wonderful home cooked meal and honor those who have helped throughout the year!! This event takes place at noon at the Alfalfa County Fairgrounds exhibit building!
Also join all the Cherokee Merchants as they will be open from 1-5 p.m. for you to start your Christmas shopping!!
Farmerettes Housing Tour- Sunday, December 7th, 2014
Mark your calendars for this fun filled day of touring homes around the Cherokee area!! More information to come!!
Tax free night wed Dec 3rd, 2014
Main Street Christmas Santa Store ~ Prize Giveaway ~ Lighted Christmas Parade- Saturday, December 20th, 2014
1:00 to 3:00 P.M.
Please join Cherokee Main Street as we present our annual Santa Store at the Baker building in downtown Cherokee, it will be for kids 5th grade and under and will be from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. Each child will have an opportunity to purchase a gift for their parents and siblings for .25 a piece!! Santa Clause will also be attending for kids to take a picture with and tell him what they want for Christmas!! We will be serving hot chocolate at the armory so send your kids there first!!
Head out to the Southgate Shopping Center (in front of United) for our annual giveaway at 5:30 p.m. We will be giving away gift cards, Christmas dinner baskets, & a grand prize to be announced soon!! Be sure and start placing your name in merchants buckets coming in November!!
To round out the evening, park along Grand and watch the "Lighted Christmas Parade" go from United all the way down Grand to City Hall!! If you are interested in entering the parade please contact Schaun at 580-596-6111.
Congratulations to all the winners of our Christmas Giveaway & Parade:
The Gift Basket donated by Smith Drug was won by Damon Horne
Impact Drill Set sponsored by TH Rogers was won by Wendell Poore
Propane Heater sponsored by TH Rogers was won by Connie Roberts
Ice Chest cooler & bag chair was donated by United Supermarket and won by David Tice
Denny Reese won the 6000 watt Genrator sponsored by Jacks Automotive
Best Lighted Vehicle 1st place is David & Peggy Collins and family ($40)
Best Lighted Horse Drawn- Irwin Family takes 1st place ($40) and Jana Oister Family takes 2nd place ($25)
Lanie Ginder won our free girl's bicycle and Baler Gibson won our free boy's bicycle