Bake sale funds retreat

Jessica Phillips Volunteer Reporter   The Baptist Collegiate Ministry is hosting a donation-only bake sale this week to raise funds for their spring break retreat to Glen Eyrie in Colorado.    BCM members Katie VanBuskirk, Amanda Jones, Rebeckah Hadick and Kirsten Isbill baked the goods for the sale. “We’re hoping to raise $700-$800,” Hadick said. […]

Oklahomans go ga-ga for good books

Marisa Caban Photographer The 35th annual Metropolitan Friends of the Library Book Sale took place Feb. 21-22 at the Oklahoma State Fairgrounds; people from around Okla. and the nation purchased $1 hardbacks and 50-cent paperbacks of many genres. FOL is a volunteer-run organization that supports the Metropolitan Library System through donations; most of their profits […]

Bee’s Knees auction succeeds

By: Narges Taghavi, Feature Editor The Bee’s Knees is a program set up by Youth and Family Services and is a nonprofit organization that helps young adults with special needs to gain entrepreneurial experiences and business skills. The program visited Rose State College, and with the assistance of the Frances White Hughes Scholars, on Oct. 27 […]