Council Grove has so MUCH History

Eighty years ago, on April 22, 1941, the Daughters of the American Revolution dedicated the Council Grove/Jesse Chisholm Historical Marker just southeast of Lake Overholser.  On Thursday, April 22, 2021, they re-dedicated it and celebrated the history it represents. They have also created a small garden to accent the marker.  Thanks to the Oklahoma City…

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Helping Individuals to get Jobs in WesTen

The workforce program at Reaching Our City (ROC) is making great strides helping individuals with sustainable employment and mentoring in WesTen.  There are: 18 youth participants (16-24) 11 adults 3 participants in the process of enrollment 1 participant with a transitional job/work experience 1 participant at Oklahoma School of Welding 5 participants are currently working…

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Third Saturdays in WesTen

The WesTen District, with Northwest 10th Street as their main corridor, introduces Third Saturdays in WesTen with a MadPotter Open House, Council Grove Historically Local Tour at Castle Falls, and a Marking Tree Open House. MadPotter Studio with Matt Murray hosts a monthly open house 11AM-5PM at 4602 Northwest 10th which is open to all…

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Another “Only in Your State” in WesTen

According to “Only in Your State“, there is an Enchanting Castle In Oklahoma City that is also a restaurant and you need to visit it. The webpage continues saying–If you’re looking to dine in an enchanting castle, head to Oklahoma City to Castle Falls. The restaurant is located in an authentic castle modeled after a…

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