It’s time to gear up and plan another Dewey Bulldogger Reunion. The date is set to coincide with Dewey Western Heritage Weekend on Sept. 22-23. It will be a great time to bring friends together to celebrate being a Bulldogger.The first meeting is at 6 p.m. Feb. 7 in the Arvest Bank Branding Iron Room. Contact anyone who would like to be involved and invite them, 1976 and ‘77 class representatives are needed.


Dewey Merchant Co-Op’s Second Saturday event, “Discover Dewey,” will be held on Feb. 12. Participating merchants will have store drawings, special sales, and refreshments. This is just a few day’s before Valentines Day. It offers the chance to find something special for your Valentine and enjoy the whole day shopping with your family or best friend and Discover what Dewey has to offer.


Valentines Day is just a few days away. It’s time to start thinking of that gift for that special someone. Dewey merchants have just the thing you are looking for. Ramona Flowers in Dewey is the one to see for all your floral needs. The store is stocked with all the colors of flowers for that special Valentine. There’s also jewelry, stuffed animals and so much more.


Looking for that piece of sparkle to catch her eye? Check out Master Craft Jewelry. For that special gift for the young and old alike, shop several of Dewey’s gift and specialty boutiques, such as Popkess Pharmacy and Gifts, Red Dirt Soap, Once Again and Dewey Market.


For that special man on your list, check out the Arrow Shop, Hughes Lumber, Peters True Value,and Two Tall Okies. They have a huge selection of tools, knives, and so much more. And don’t forget about that special antique or collectible from one of our many antique stores. Each store has a unique, one-of a-kind gift just waiting for that special Valentine. Check out Rustic Touch, Mimi’s Antique Market, Linger Longer Antique, Kay’s Vintage Antiques, Campbell’s and Bardew Antiques, Vintage Loft and Time Travelers.


These stores have been busy stocking their shelves with that special piece of glass, vintage tool, jewelry, cast iron piece, vintage toys, repurposed piece or antique furniture special Valentine gift. Looking for a gift that will please even the smallest of Valentines? Check out our Dewey Dollar General. They have toys and candy that anyone would love to have. For that Valentine cake or chocolate, go see the local Marvins grocery store or take your Valentine out to lunch or supper at any of Dewey’s many food establishments. Cabo’s Mexican Grill and Bar is ready for that spicy taste, Half Dollar Restaurant or the Heritage Cafe will be there with that special meal for two.


Simple Simons, Sonic and Subway are there for that quick meal. Residents may also want to check out spas, tanning salons and hairdressers to purchase a gift certificate for that special someone.


Terry Melton, Let It Ride Band, will preform at 7 p.m. Feb. 18t at the Heritage Theatre Cafe and Pub at 306 East Don Tyler. One of Dewey’s business owners, Shelli Goosleby, of Jerrico Tile, is a member of this band. So come out and enjoy an evening of dancing. Tickets are $10 at the door and $15 for couples.


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