2007 Archived NEWS Index
(Collinsville, Oklahoma) www.cvilleok.com
... call Ted Wright (918) 371-1901 or send email to
the March 31, 2007 Tulsa World: Collinsville -- Dorothy Sills,
75, farmers co-op clerk, died Thursday. Services pending. Reynolds.
preview of 2007 CHS senior pages that will go online by May
1st -- Ted 3/31
Sullivan To Play Basketball In Kansas
Mar. 29, 2007
Southwestern College At Winfield
senior Kaycee Donelson was one of 16 local high school basketball
players honored on KTUL
Channel 8's "Elite 8" program Wednesday evening March
28th. The overall girls winner announced was Angel Goodrich of Tahlequah
Sequoyah and the boys winner was Rotnie Clarke of Verdigris. --
Ted 8:50pm 3/28/2007
Soccer Results from Tuesday 3/27th (at Cushing): CHS Girls won 4-1:
Ricci Smith scored 3 (hat trick) & Stephanie Fulton 1. CHS Boys
won 5-2: Tyler Chronister 2, Kyle Smith 1, Kyle Crutcher 1, &
Stephen Pitts 1. Good games! Drumright here Friday 6&8pm. --
Coach Justin Schubert 3/28/2007
Egg Hunt CANCELLED
-- St. Johns annual Easter celebration at Frances Streitel
Villa, scheduled for March 31, has been canceled. Due to the HUD
housing construction on the Frances Streitel grounds, the area was
determined unsafe for an egg hunt. Frances Streitel plans to resume
its Easter celebration in 2008. For more information, please contact
the PulseLine at (918) 744-0123. (www.sjmc.org)
-- [Thanks to Caren Downing for tracking down this update ...
after flyers for the event had been sent home with school kids --
Ted -- noon 3/28/2007]
April 1st: 12:30pm Community Easter Egg Hunt at the park. Sponsored
by Meadowcreek United Methodist Church (w/ hot dogs, chips and drinks)
April & May
Calendars for more events. Bye Bye Birdie coming in May.
News: Tower Removed / Little Miss Cherokee
Mar. 27, 2007
Library Floor Ready
Lee Fulton-Cox, 45, of Collinsville, OK passed away Monday,
March 26, 2007. She was born May 26, 1961 in Fairfax, OK to Howard
Ray and the former Barbara Kyker. Funeral services will be 3:00
p.m. Thursday, March 29, 2007 at the First Baptist Church. (Obituary
Funeral Home web site).
(Time change for Friday's CHS soccer games here with Drumright:
6&8pm) ... weather permitting ...
change Tuesday Mar 27: There will be no games played at Collinsville
today. Varsity will play at 5:00pm in Grove and the JV will not
Thanks -- Chasidy Coulter, High School
Trash Collection Information
Mar. 26, 2007
CHS baseball games relocated to Oologah Monday Mar. 26th. Results
(per Darenda Chester): Collinsville varsity won 12 1.
Jeremy Guest pitched 5 innings with DJ Neighbors coming in and pitching
the last 2 innings. (Home Runs 2 Kevin Phillips, 1
David Chester, and 1 Bobby Shoate). Additional
infro from Chasidy Coulter: JV Cardinals won 7-5. Three of
the varsity homeruns came in the same inning.
Collinsville Funeral Home
(August 25, 1917 - March 23, 2007) ... services set for 2pm Monday
Tulsa World -- HS Girls Basketball -- Honorable Mention All-State:
Kaycee Donelson & Katie Sullivan
schools' spring break is done but the kids found a variety of ways
to enjoy their week off from classes. -- Ted March 23
9 year old Dylan Bayouth caught a 7 1/2 lb bass at a farm pound
in Skiatook using a crappie rod with a minnow.
young ladies were watching the Broadway
Bridge construction while bare back riding Wednesday March 21st.
3/23/2007 Tulsa World: Collinsville -- Barbara "Bobbie"
Kreder, 74, homemaker, died Wednesday. Services pending. Reynolds.
don't know yet what effect the heavy rain and thunderstorms overnight
Thurs/Fri will have on the baseball tournament. -- Ted noon Friday
(I have heard unofficially the remainder of the American Bank Classis
has been canceled -- Ted 6pm)
CHS Class of 1997 is planning their reunion for Sept. 7th
and 8th (Homecoming weekend). Ashley Frogge-Maritz will be the contact
person. email: firstname.lastname@example.org or 918-806-8298.
Baseball Cards Drop Day 2 Game To Jay
Mar. 22, 2007
American Bank Classic
Kick Off For Cherokee Nation Tribal Council (District 8)
Candidates Buel Anglen and Bradley Cobb
Saturday, March 24, 2007 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Sperry Armory (Complimentary BBQ Sandwiches and Drinks)
Baseball game times (pending rain impacts) ... Wed. 7:30pm, Thurs.
2:45pm, Fri. 7:30pm, Sat. 2:45 with finals ~7:30 Sat. There are
other teams playing at other times each of those days. -- Ted 4pm
Wed. March 21
(March. 20, 2007) is the 4th anniversary of the first pages online
for the www.cvilleok.com web site. Thank you for your continued
support as I head into the 5th year today. With the nice spring
weather this is also a good time to make an appointment to visit
the "Newspaper Museum In Collinsville" which is approaching
it's 8th birthday on May 11th. -- Ted Wright (email@example.com)
-- [Also, Happy Birthday Emily]
In 4-Way Tie
Mar. 20, 2007
Beautiful Collinsville Theme
CHS Graduation ceremony is less than 2 months away (May 15th). The
2007 CHS individual graduate pages will go online by May
1st (~6 weeks). I still need photos from seniors and the $15 top
position ad is still available for most seniors. Contact Ted
Break In Progress -- Collinsville Schools
-- CHS Baseball
Tournament Starts Wed. Mar. 21st
Track Team Competed At Skiatook March 15th
Three Pages Of Photos
3/18/2007 Tulsa World: Pete Thyssen, 79, of Collinsville,
and formerly of Bartlesville, died in Tulsa Friday, March 16, 2007.
Mr. Thyssen was
born in the Netherlands and immigrated to the United States in 1952.
forget the Library is closed until March 26th
received an email update for the Community
Church Prayer page 3/15/2007 stating that Ellen (Garner) Dortch's
mother had passed away. Services were set for Friday, March 16,
2007 at 2:00PM at the Cookson United Methodist Church. -- Ted
VVEC at MS / Funding Crisis / Free TCC Tuition
Mar. 15, 2007
Nelson Soccer Signing / CHS Golf Update
Tulsa World: Collinsville -- Jerry Wayne Fox, 62, musician,
died Feb. 7 in Kansas City, Mo. Memorial service 2 p.m. Saturday,
Collinsville Funeral Home Chapel.
Tulsa World: Collinsville -- Vernon Victor Cheney, 84, warehouse
manager, died Sunday. Private family services. Mowery, Owasso.
C.I.A. will be having a Red Cross Blood Drive on Friday,
March 16th from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm at the high school. Anyone from
the community can either make an appointment by calling Mr. Slagle
at 371-3382 or simply drop in and donate blood. Donors must be 17
years old and weigh at least 110 lbs. Give the Gift of Life, Give
Blood! Thank you to a great Collinsville community! Go Cards! Cory
A. Slagle, Cardinals In Action (CIA) Sponsor
Collinsville Library will close for repairs at the end of
the work day on Friday March 16 and reopen on Monday March 26. --
Per Susan Babbitt 3/13/2007
The Collinsville Library will close at 5 p.m.
on Friday, March 16. We will be refinishing the wooden floor around
the circulation desk. We will reopen at noon on Mon., Mar. 26. During
the time Collinsville is closed, their holds will be sent to Skiatook
Library. Skiatook Library 596-2830
We are very sorry for any inconvenience this may cause you. We all
had short notice on this closing. We will have story time, Stories
from the Rocking Chair, on Tuesday at 10:30, March 20 in the meeting
Earl Sears announced Sunday he will not be able to be in Collinsville
Friday March 16th (for his monthly meet with citizens) as he will
be helping with his daughter's wedding preparations instead. --
Ted -- March 11th
your clocks Saturday (or 2am Sunday) -- 1 hour forward -- Mar.
3/9/2007 Tulsa World: Collinsville -- E. Leroy Lamb, 85,
retired Farmland Industries manager, died Wednesday. Service 10
a.m. Saturday, Grand Lake Baptist Church, Grove. Paul Thomas, Miami,
like the trend, as visits to cvilleok.com continue to increase,
but there are still some Collinsville residents who either don't
know (or forget) that this is best place for up-to-date news/photos
of Collinsville. Tell/email your friends & family to make sure
they don't miss out. And even more importantly, tell the cvilleok.com
advertisers that you do visit & see their ads here. There were
1605 visits March 6th, 2007 in just 1 day. In July 2003 the total
for the entire month was 1792 visits. -- Ted Wright
Collinsville Funeral Home
(March 3, 1934 - March 7, 2007)
the 3/8/2007 Tulsa World: Collinsville -- Thomas J. "Jim"
Boyd, 80, retired McDonnell Douglas mechanic, died Monday.
Graveside service 2 p.m. Friday, Ridgelawn Cemetery. Mowery, Owasso.
Force Discussed Choices With Students
Mar. 7, 2007
Strength Demonstrations at MS
Track to Hominy & CHS Soccer to Stillwell March 8th
6:30pm Sue Gray , Tulsa County OSU Extension Horticulturist Workshop
(at Library) Growing More Food in the Garden & 7pm Garden
Club Meet (at the Library)
Commission Work Session 6:30 Wed. March 7th (Bond issue,
park improvements, trash contract)
Collinsville Middle School Band performed at contest today
(March 6th) at Bartlesville for a II (excellent) on stage and I
(superior) for sight reading. The CHS band travels to Bartlesville
Wednesday for their district contest.
(March 5th) at Cleveland. CHS players participating: Kevin Phillips,
David Chester, Tyler Chronister, Lacey Koscheski, Kaycee Donelson,
Cassie Sallee and Katie Sullivan.
Coach Chronister Resignation -- March 5, 2007
to both CHS Basketball Teams for their outstanding efforts this
Ted Wright -- www.cvilleok.com
Basketball: Rough Day At Choctow Area: Boys
Season Ends & Girls Slide Out Of Winner's Bracket -- Friday
10:30pm March 2, 2007
Girls lost 57-62 to Purcell Sat. March 3rd and their season is now
over. -- Ted
Baseball 03/01/07: JV game - Cardinals won 12-3 against Owasso
at Home. Varsity game- Cardinals won 11-4 against Holland
Hall at Holland Hall
3/2/2007 Tulsa World: Collinsville -- Marian Florence Stanley,
75, homemaker, died Tuesday. No services planned. Collinsville
TRAINING! -- taught by certified trainers from the Collinsville
Volunteer Fire Department. Classes will be held at the Collinsville
Community Church. There are two class dates to choose from. Either:
March 3rd from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. -or- March 17th from 9:00 a.m.
- 1:00 p.m. This is a training that could save a life! The cost
of the class is $35.00. Contact the Church secretary at 371-2622.
-- Posted Feb. 23rd
Collinsville Garden Club meets every 2nd and 4th Thursday of each
month at the Cville Library at 7pm. The 1pm group no longer meets.The
Club also invites you to visit their booth at the Azalea Festival
at St. Therese Catholic Church on Sat. April 21st. -- Vicki Guinn,
President (Feb. 22, 2007)
not too early ... I have been working on individual pages for
2007 CHS seniors since November and will not finish until April
... there is an envelope on Mrs. Bowman's desk at CHS where you
can leave photos [to be scanned & returned] for use on those
pages -- Ted Wright (or you can email photos to me at firstname.lastname@example.org)
-- Jan. 24, 2007
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