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Collinsville, Oklahoma
Aug 7, 2007
Miscellaneous News
Woods To Bacone For Baseball / Broadway Bridge Photos /
Water Tower Rain / CHS Enrollment
Jonathon Woods Signs With Bacone College
Jonathon Woods has signed to play baseball at Bacone College in Muskogee. He is shown above with his CHS Coach Tony Reeder, his Mom Lisa, and his new Bacone Coach Ryan Bay. Jonathon was 4-3 with 5 saves this past season with the Cardinals. The Bacone Warriors were 35-21 this past season and finished as conference champs. According to their web site, Bacone (started in 1880) is the oldest college of continuous education in the State of Oklahoma
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Broadway Bridge Progress
Tulsa County crews are back at work on the Collinsville Broadway bridge and the ramps leading to the center sections (placed months ago) are nearing completion. (Previous coverage)
There is a temporary dirt "Broadway Bridge" in operation to allow the bridge workers to get their equipment from one side of Black Jack Creek to the other without driving several blocks to get there.
I'm not sure which of the many Collinsville football teams this was on the practice field at CHS Tuesday just before 11am. I took this shot from the baseball field while waiting for the Woods baseball photo at the top of this page. The high school football team is set to start practice today. -- Ted
These CHS students were waiting their turn to enroll this morning at the high school as the sophomores and freshman got their schedules today. The juniors and seniors enrolled Monday and new students should report Wednesday.
We probably won't see much rain this hot August but it was "raining" briefly from the city water tower Tuesday morning just before 11am with some type of overflow problem that was quickly resolved by the city.
CHS 1977 Reunion Sept. 7-8
The class of 1977 is hosting it's 30 year class reunion September 7 & 8. We will be having a dance at the Williams Center in Vera on Saturday Sept.8 and would like to invite former classmates from previous/later years. The dance will begin at 8:00p.m. and there will be a charge of $10.00 per person. This is a BYOL affair. The location is on the corner of Main and Osage in Vera. Contact Renee' Oslin Smith at 371-0519.