Annual Citywide Garage Sale August 6

It is time once again to begin the task of going through your closets, garages, store room and anywhere else you have stuff and pick out those items you no longer use (husbands don’t count) and sell them in the annual city wide garage sale on August 6th. This is always a big event in Mangum and draws in people from the surrounding area who are looking for that special bargain. If you plan on having a garage sale be sure and have you information to the Mangum Star-News no later than Friday, July 29th. Cost is $2 for the ad and an additional $1 if you want your location placed on the map.


“Big” Perry Qualifies to Compete at World's Largest Rodeo

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Jarett "Big" Perry, a 11th grade student at Granite High School has earned a position on the Oklahoma National High School Rodeo Team and will be traveling with fellow teammates to Gillette, Wyo., July17-23 to compete at the 68th annual National High School Finals Rodeo (NHSRF) in the Saddle Bronc Competition. He is up Monday PM and Friday AM. Big is a two time National Qualifier. He is the son of the late Jimmy Perry and Deanna Perry and Shaun Owens. Grandson of Gary and the late Sandy Dillahunty, the late Jim and Betty Perry and Judith Mc Caslin.


Ride-Walk Run Change for Caton Fundraiser This Saturday

This coming Saturday, May 14, 2016, there will be a Change for Caton Fun Run, Walk and Run. The fund raiser is to help Caton Noblitt with the out of pocket expenses she will have following surgery and therapy while in Florida. Title sponsor for the event is ASHO. There are five different events to choose from. They are as follows: 40 mile ride- Begins at 8 a.m. 26 mile ride- Begins at 9 a.m. 12 mile ride- Begins at 9:30 a.m. 5K Walk/Run- Begins at 10 a.m. 1 Mile walk/run- Begins at 10 a.m. The course is all pavement rods with some highway for bike riders.