In the August 2017 "OCM"
- Jerry Spann - The Forgotten "Man Who Will Never Be Forgotten"
- Patel Wins 2017 Kansas Open
- Games from Recent Events - Patel 1, Brooks 0
- Upcoming Tournaments
- Missouri Open, 5-6 August, Kansas City MO
- 2017 Arkansas State Championship, 18-20 August, Conway AR
- Jerry Spann Memorial, 2-3 September, OKC
- SW Missouri Diehards Fall Open, 23-24 September, Joplin MO
- AR - OK Friendly Feud for National Chess Day, 14 October, Fort Smith AR
- Game of the Month - Queen's Indian Defense
- Oklahoma's Top 25 List
- Player of the Month - Advait Patel