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Claremore is Home to 50th Mid America Ford Shelby Nationals, June 19-23

 Car enthusiasts from across the country will gather in Claremore this week for the 50th Mid America Ford Shelby Nationals. From June 19 to 23, Ford, Mustang and Shelby owners will gather for the yearly event to show off their performance cars and trucks at the Claremore Expo Center,...

City of Claremore Restores Power; Focuses on Long-Term Recovery from Tornado Damage

On May 25, a tornado and related severe storms caused widespread damage in the Claremore area. The National Weather Service confirmed that the long-track supercell was extensive, issuing an EF3 rating with an estimated peak wind speed of 145 to 155 miles per hour and a path length of...

Rogers County Center of Manufacturing Excellence kicks off Summer Engineering Internship Program

This summer, students participating in Northeast Tech's Pre-Engineering Program will take a deep dive into the career field as participants in an Engineering Summer Internship Program partnership with the Rogers County Center of Manufacturing Excellence.  This four-week course highlights engineering opportunities across Northeast Oklahoma. Twelve participants will explore and connect...

June events in Claremore by Visit Claremore

June is a busy and exciting month for Claremore. From the Ford and Shelby Nationalscelebrating 50 years to Fireworks on two separate occasions. Mark your calendars now andmake plans to visit us in June! Shepherd’s Cross has some great things going on this month. June 6th, 7th, and 8th they...

May 27th Update on Storm Damage

May 27 Update on Storm Damage Claremore, Okla. | May 27, 2024  – Following the tornado and severe storms that caused widespread damage in Claremore Saturday, the City of Claremore and Rogers County are now concentrating on restoring power and cleaning up debris. According to city manager John Feary, approximately 65%...

Biology Major represents RSU at 2024 Research Day at the Capitol

Skiatook native Garrett Ringler (left, with Rep. Clay Staires) represented Rogers State University at the 2024 Annual Research Day at the Capitol March 19. Ringler, an RSU senior majoring in biology with medical/molecular biology option, focused his research on understanding how animals sense temperature changes and maintain energy homeostasis. His...

Stampede Shuttle returns for Memorial Day Weekend Rodeo

The 78th Will Rogers Stampede PRCA Rodeo is set for May 24-26 at Stampede Park in Claremore, and promises great family fun! Gates open at 6pm with pre-rodeo entertainment beginning at 7pm and PRCA action starting at 8pm. The Stampede Shuttle returns and is complimentary to all passengers, thanks to...

RSU Alumnus Gaffney Named Oklahoma Magazine’s ’40 Under 40’ Honoree

Rogers State University alumnus Brandon Gaffney has been named to Oklahoma Magazine’s 2024 “40 Under 40” list of top professionals. Broken Arrow resident Gaffney graduated from RSU in 2008 with a Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) in management and a minor in art/graphic design. Gaffney currently serves as senior vice president...

RSU Honors Ngare with ‘Rising Star Award’ at Alumni Awards Dinner

For RSU alumna Caitlyn Ngare, business is her business. As the talent development coordinator at Claremore Economic Development (formerlyClaremore Industrial and Economic Development Authority), Ngare appreciates the importance of new businesses and industries having a solid foundation. Ngare’s own foundation for success was laid at Rogers State University, upon which she...

Shepherd’s Cross to offer Small Ruminant Animal Husbandry Class

Sheep, Goats, and Small Ruminants Animal Husbandry & Herd Health Class Saturday, May 18, 2024 8:30 am- 4:30 pm  For those interested in returning to the basics of farming, small ruminants present a great option for sustainable living. Our small ruminant class is a great place to start learning how to be more...

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