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Video: Chief Drive-In Gets A Loving Look

KSWO, Lawton OK’s News Leader, ran a story last night about the Chief Drive In Theatre in Chickasha, about 45 minutes away. As part of its “One Tank Trips” series, it showed families having fun watching a movie under the stars. The video includes interview clips with owner Barbara Egbert, who worked at the Chief as…

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May 29: Roy’s Black Hills Twin Drive-In, Hermosa SD

It’s Day 149 of my virtual Drive-In-a-Day Odyssey. This time it was “only” a half-day’s drive, four hours from Mobridge SD to Roy’s Black Hills Twin Drive-In in Hermosa. Roy’s Black Hills Twin is one of the wave of 21st-century drive-ins. Opened in 2012 by Roy Reitenbaugh, it claims to be the first drive-in built with digital projection. Reitenbaugh talked with The Daily…

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