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Shawnee Receives $5,000 Donation From OBU Graduates


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Recent music graduates from Oklahoma Baptist University presented a $5,000 check to Dr. April Grace and Shawnee School Board members during Monday's board meeting. The students had raised the money to benefit Shawnee Middle School and Shawnee High School choir programs. Pictured are (bottom row, from left) Dr. Christopher Mathews, Dean of the Warren M. Angell College of Fine Arts; Larry Walker, board president and OBU director of campus services; Dr. April Grace, superintendent; Bradley Hetherington, recent OBU graduate; Julie Welch, recent OBU graduate; and Dr. Will Smallwood, senior vice president for advancement and university relations. Top row, from left, are Mark Betterton, board clerk; Keith Sandlin, second vice president; Bobby Canty, board member; Misty Heath, board member; and April Stobbe, first vice president.

As Shawnee Board of Education members settled in their seats Monday night to begin June meeting preparations for the start of a new fiscal year, an OBU administrator stepped forward to introduce two recent OBU music graduates with a $5,000 check to present to Supt. Dr. April Grace and the board....

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