GO CARDINALS: Beat Mannford in the CHS Football Home Opener Sept 5th-- Bayouth Insurance
August 2008 Archived NEWS Index (Collinsville, Oklahoma) www.cvilleok.com ... call Ted Wright (918) 371-1901 or send email to wrightted@aol.com.
Misc. News: Cruising Canada Nifty / New Grass At Plaza (& S-Curve?)
August 29, 2008
CHS Weather Display
CHS Football Scrimmage
August 28, 2008
Victory Christian & NOAH Here Thursday
7th Grade Volleyball
August 26, 2008
Team Photo and Skiatook Game

8th Grade Volleyball
August 26, 2008
Team Photo and Skiatook Game

Always Drive Carefully
NOW ENROLLING FOR CHEER AND TUMBLING CLASSES at the Rock Gym 808-2754 spiritcheerandtumbling@yahoo.com
CHS varsity volleyball team played Coweta last night and won the match in 5 games. The scores were: 18-25, 25-21, 23-25, 25-21, and 15-8. The girls fought hard and showed a lot of resolve. We're very proud of them! Thank you! -- Keli Harrell (8/29/2008) From Friday 8/29/2008 Tulsa World: Collinsville — Mark Anthony LeDerett, 48, Saint-Gobain Glass employee, died Wednesday. Service 2 p.m. Saturday, Smith Funeral Home Chapel, Sapulpa.
City & School Offices (& perhaps others) will be closed Monday 9/1 for Labor Day Hi All- The Main Street Program will be holding a meeting on Wednesday September 3rd at noon at City Hall to discuss details of our upcoming Halloween festivities. All are welcome. Would love to see you there! Let me know if you can attend. -- Maureen (8/28/2008)
CHS Band Booster Newsletter
August 26, 2008
For September 2008
Cook Homers For 1-0 Win
Over Oologah In 8 Innings

August 25, 2008
Softball Here Monday
Back To School Special
For Teachers and Students Only.

3 month gym membership $75
3 month gym with tanning $99
This special offer will expire September 30th.
The volleyball teams played Skiatook at home last night. The varsity played their very best volleyball of the year; nevertheless, we lost in a closely contested match in 4 games. The girls are starting to play as a team, so we hope this will continue for the rest of the season. Thanks! -- Keli Harrell (8/27/2008) The Collinsville Chamber of Commerce website (www.collinsvillechamber.net) has been updated today with plans for a Christmas give away program and other news (in the September Newsletter). -- Ted 8/27/2008 4:30pm
There was a special session of the city commission at 1pm Wednesday (8/27) approving the lease of property located at 13701 N. Old U.S. Highway 169, to Waid Whitlock, dba Collinsville Wrecker Service. Commissioners York & Porter voted in favor. Commissioners Bateman & Reeder were unavailable. The terms were $600/month for 4 years. The Sept. 2nd City meeting will not be held, so the next scheduled city meet is now Sept. 15th. -- Ted 8/27 1:15pm Wednesday
Tulsa World has Collinsville rated #6 in 5A softball with a 9-1 record. (8/27/2008)
QB Club Hosted All Ages Of Football & Cheerleader Cardinals
August 26, 2008
Kicks Off 2008 Football Season
I have updated the names for the freshman football players and will add team photos / rosters for 1st-8th grade football and cheer teams over the next few weeks as I have game action photos also. Will also have 7th & 8th grade volleyball team and game photos (against Skiatook Tuesday) later. -- Ted 11pm Tuesday 8/26/2008 (& Wed. 12:45pm w/Meet Cards online)
Mildren Jean Bayouth obituary in Tuesday August 26, 2008 Tulsa World. 1945 CHS grad lived in Sapulpa. September Events Calandar added 8/26/2007 -- Ted 3pm
Collinsville/Oologah Dolton Funeral Home: Juanita Schoonover (October 23, 1916 - August 24, 2008) Tammi Ann Clare
(August 14, 1964 - August 24, 2008) Talala
Robbie Jean Hall
(November 4, 1929 - August 24, 2008)
Check back for Oologah softball photos ... I hated to leave with the score still 0-0 after 7 innings but had to cover the band preview that started at 7pm ... wondering who won? -- Ted -- [The Lady Cardinals won 1-0 last night with a homer over the fence by Lacie Cook. Way to go girls. -- Carolyn Jensen 8/26/2008] ... in bottom of 8th inning with 2 outs ... Collinsville Crimson Cadet Band Group Photo and Parent Preview
August 25, 2008
Marching Show: "The Art of Squiggle"
Meet The Cardinals 6pm Tuesday, Skiatook here for volleyball Tuesday, Victory Christian here for football scrimmage Thursday before Labor Day weekend. -- Monday August 25th -- Ted -- The varsity volleyball team finished in third place at the Glenpool tournament this last weekend. We were beat in our final pool play game by # 5 preseason ranked Shawnee. And, we narrowly lost to Muskogee in the first round of bracket play. We play at home tomorrow night against Skiatook--the 7th grade starts at 4. Thank you! -- Kelli Harrell (8/25/2008)
Misc. News: 6th Grade Football Fundraisers / Quilters Donation
August 25, 2008
Other Misc (Olympics,Taxes,Power)
CHS Softball Festival
August 22-23, 2008
Photos: Chandler & OC McGuiness Only
Christopher Robinson To Wed -- Per Aug. 24, 2008 Tulsa World 63rd Annual Collinsville
Tri-County Fair

August 21-24, 2008
Photo Sampler / Livestock Shows
Don't know how long they will be there ... but there is a 6th grade football team eager to wash your car between City Hall and the Fire Station -- Ted -- Sunday 8/24 11:30am
Goldsmith Daughter Enjoyed Her Collinsville "Roots" Visit
August 23, 2008
pART 2: July Visit Realization
From Saturday August 23, 2008 Tulsa World: Oologah — Val Gene Carter, 74, machinist, died Thursday. Service 2 p.m. Monday, Fellowship Community Church, Collinsville. Peters-Stumpff, Skiatook.
The CHS varsity volleyball team competed well Friday in the Glenpool tournament beating East Central, Glenpool, and the Oklahoma School for the Deaf in straight sets. We were #1 in our pool and go into bracket play seeded #1. -- Kelli Harrell (8/22/2008) Main Street visitor's comments on Bayouth Building's upstairs.
Tri-County Fair: Dog Show
August 21, 2008
Thursday Event Started 63rd Fair
Fair Saturday: Rabbit Show 8am / Tractor Driving Contest 8:30am / Sheep Show 9am / Goat Show 3pm / Antique Tractor Pull 7pm / Kiddie Pedal Pull approximately 7:30pm (photos later)
Fair: Beef Show Sunday Morning
Home Games Mapped For 1st-6th Grade Football
August 21, 2008
Indian Nations Conference
Volleyball Wins Over Cleveland
August 21, 2008
Varsity & JV Wins Here
Miss Oklahoma Thanks Collinsville
August 21, 2008
Miss America Pageant Ticket Info
Check back later for a letter from Barbara (Goldsmith) Burkel -- Ted -- Thursday 10:20pm 8/21/2008 (& 8/22 softball and swine show 10:30pm Fri)
From Thursday Aug. 21, 2008 Tulsa World: Collinsville — Gary Lee Blow, 63, retired from City of Owasso water department, died Tuesday. Visitation 5-8 p.m. Thursday, Powell Funeral Home, Hominy, and service 2 p.m. Friday, First Baptist Church, Prue. 8/21/2008 Tulsa World's 4A-3 Football Preview Willa Keith says thank you to all that stopped by to visit at her retirement reception or called or sent cards ... you made it a special day.
JrHi Softball Team Photo & Schedule
August 19, 2008
And Win Over Cleveland
CHS Football Scrimmage at Dewey Friday 8/22 See Ya At The Dog Show /Pet Fair 8/21(Collinsville Fair Barns) 6pm register ... 7pm show
Local Driver Sentenced In 2005 Crash per 8/20/2008 Tulsa World. Flurry of activities the rest of this week (see the August calendar) for softball, volleyball, football and Tri-County Fair ... CHS Football Team Photos
August 20, 2008
CHS Cheerleader Photo
Misc News: Meet The Cards Aug 26 / Rodeo Report / Chamber Lists Products & Services
August 19, 2008
New Main Asphalt Soon (Samples Drilled)
Come To The Fair: Thursday (8/21) Dog Show/Pet Fair & 4-H Exhibits Entry, Friday (8/22) 4-H Exhibits & Swine Show, ... full day of Saturday events & Beef Show Sunday morning ... (and CHS Softball Festival Fri 1pm & Sat 10am)
Collinsville's Fair starts Thursday 8/21 The CHS varsity volleyball team defeated Oologah this evening 25-5, 25-6, 25-8. -- Keli Harrell 8/18 CHS Softball Win
Over Glenpool

August 18, 2008
A Few JV Photos Also
JrHi softball here Tuesday 8/19 (photos later)
Sunday Aug. 17, 2008 Tulsa World Spotlight on Keath Storm Agenda for Monday Aug. 18th City Commission Meeting includes changes to Cemetery Fees. CHS Volleyball Team Photo And Schedule
August 17, 2008
Lady Card Play At Oologah Aug. 18th
CHS Softball Win Over Catoosa
August 14, 2008
6-Run 2-Out Rally In 5th
CHS Softball Team Photo And Schedule
August 16, 2008
Lady Card Play Here Mon. Aug. 18th
Karen Jo Jones (August 29, 1941 - August 13, 2008) Oologah Dolton Funeral Home (American Bank bookkeeper) From Friday Aug. 15, 2008 Tulsa World: Collinsville — Gerald L. "Jerry" Phelps, 69, drywall finisher, died Wednesday. Service 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Mowery Funeral Home Chapel, Owasso. Collinsville Rodeo Tonight 8/15
Misc. News: Schultheiss Insurance Changes / 1998 CHS Grad Report
August 14, 2008
Miss Collinsville Pageant Is Oct. 25th
Channel 2 Announced New Live Weather Camera At CHS
August 15, 2008
Mini-Weather Station For Students
Channel 2 unveiled their newest weather TV camera located on the back of the Collinsville high school building tonight on the 5pm KJRH broadcast (including an interview with Larry Meece). -- Ted 5:17pm 8/14/2008 (photo later) The volleyball teams: 7th, 8th, 9th, JV and Varsity all defeated Glenpool this evening. The scores in the varsity match were 25-11, 21-25, 25-20, and 25-20. Thank you for all you do! -- Keli Harrell (8/14/2008) The CHS softball team waited til they had 2 outs in the 5th inning before scoring in a 10-5 win over Catoosa this evening (photos later) -- Ted 9:30pm 8/14
Sallee Field Busy Tuesday
August 12, 2008
Football & Band Practice / Booster Meet
Owasso Survey Supports Commuter Bus Route per Aug. 14, 2008 Tulsa World Fair Ground Clean Up on Saturday the 16th at 7:15am. There will be a short meeting following the clean up. Maybe donuts! -- Deb Lutz, Fair Board Secretary
Misc. News: Chan 2 Weather Announcement? / Fashion Show
August 13, 2008
Gas Down A Bit / More Light / Recycling
CHS Volleyball -vs- Victory Christian
August 12, 2008
Lady Cards Drop Home Opener
A few days of Cool & Wet Weather in August is great!! -- Ted 8/11/2008 (& 8/12) 8/12/2008 Tulsa World Report: Carlos Velazquez Critally Injured in Crash (8/13 Tulsa World says Velazquez died Tuesday) Rodeo Fri&Sat
Teacher Appreciation Breakfast
August 12, 2008
Chamber of Commerce Event
(New Teachers Photo)
OTC Press Release Says New Tags In 2009
August 11, 2008
Nov. 1, 2008 Deadline To Keep Current Plate Number
Lincoln Ward Twins Eagle Scout Plans at WWAH in Monday August 11, 2008 Tulsa World (Previous cvilleok.com coverage) School classes starts Thursday August 14th CHS softball & volleyball here Tuesday Collinsville Roundup Club Annual Rodeo Friday & Sat.
19 New Teacher Reported For 2008-2009 School Year
August 8, 2008
Experience from 20 Years to 1st Year
PLEASE CALL THE ECC OFFICE AT 371-6870. (Aug. 8, 2008)
Informal City Work Session Explored Options On 4 Topics
August 6, 2008
Sidewalk Use Restrictions & Animal Shelter Changes Likely & P.O. Dropbox Alley Impacts
Better Business Bureau Topics At Chamber Meet
August 7, 2008
BBB Headed by Former Resident
Misc. News: Brighter Downtown Nights Ahead / Double Water Bill Letter
August 7, 2008
Round Up Club Jr. Barrel Race Benefits Sunday Family
Jeremy Guest (2007 Collinsville Graduate) signed a National Letter of Intent to play baseball with Northeastern Oklahoma A & M College to continue his baseball career for his sophomore year. -- Glenda Guest (8/7/2008)
Schultheiss Insurance will be holding an open house in honor of Willa Keith's retirement. Willa has been a valuable part of the agency for almost 25 years. The open house will be held at our office at 923 W Main on Aug. 14 from 3-5 PM. Please drop by for punch and cookies and to offer your best wishes to Willa. -- Bart Schultheiss (8/6/2008) Willa worked for my parents at the newspaper for many years also. -- Ted Wright
Vintage Style Light Fixture Installation Has Begun
August 6, 2008
Three Lights Installed Downtown So Far
Misc. News: SERVPRO Cleanup / CHS Football Goldcard Sales / Sullivan Energy Survey
August 6, 2008
Alzheimer's Association Memory Walk
BibleMan to Lakeside Full Gospel Church in Oologah Aug. 12th
Bill Thomas and his "young" tennis buddies made the Tulsa World 8/6/2008 Friday: Aug 8th 1pm Benefit Golf Tournament for the Mackenzie Sunday Family at Bailey Ranch Owasso. Contact Michelle Wilson (918) 371-0815 or LaDonna Shadlow (918) 720-3002. $50 entry fee. Four-man scramble. $150 hole sponsorships. Players, sponsors and prizes still needed. -- Ted 8/6 10am Rick Brinkley at Chamber of Commerce noon Aug 7th (at Library ... with BBQ for lunch)
Local Writer & Editor
Died August 2nd

August 5, 2008
Collinsville Services Sat. Aug 9th
Wednesday Aug. 6th Special Session of City Commission to discuss $5K to Retail Attractions (after work session) Aug. 6th Work Session of City Commission (at 6pm) to discuss: 1) sidewalk ordinance 2) animal shelter 3) financial advisor 4) post office drop boxes in alley
Collinsville Garage Sale: 302 N 13th St. -- Aug. 8th & 9th. Vintage Furniture. Household items. etc. Misc. News: Alter Call at Gatesway Festival / School Cafeteria Prices / New Building
August 5, 2008
BibleMan to Oologah Church
Many School Activities Already Underway
August 4, 2008
Enrollment, Band on Turf, Kids Cheer Camp
& Basketball Team Needs A Name
Bob Beauchamp Smelter Site Interview in 8-4-2008 Tulsa World
From Sunday August 3, 2008 Tulsa World: Collinsville -- Sharon Ruth Cave Rice, age unavailable, editor, died Saturday. Services pending. Moore, Owasso. Misc. News: Softball Thunder & Legends / Commuter Challenge
August 3, 2008
City To Offer Phone Payment Option
Wastewater Plant Improvements Completed
August 4, 2008
Herb Weaver to Board of Adjustment
19 New Teachers To Report Friday
August 4, 2008
Many Special Needs Hires
39,498 visits to cvilleok.com during July 2008. (1274 ave visits per day) Complete month of Weblizer stats -- Ted Wright 8/1/2008 LaDonna R Brusveen (October 6, 1956 - August 2, 2008) Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, August 5, 2008 at the Freewill Baptist Church.
From Friday August 1, 2008 Tulsa World: Collinsville — Susan Ann Schroeder, 93, homemaker, died Wednesday. Service 1 p.m. Saturday, Discovery Bible Fellowship. Yanda & Son, Yukon. More Misc. News: 1st New Light Poles Bolted Down / House Fire
July 31, 2008
Community Church Street Fair / SRP Done
Gatesway Balloon Festival
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July 31, 2008
3 Day Event Supports Gatesway Programs
Friday August 1st: Jennifay Nichols (Miss Collinsville's Outstanding Teen) will sing the 4pm National Anthem at the Gatesway Balloon Festival and also be entertaining after the 8pm balloon glow. More events Aug. 1-2-3
Misc. News: CHS EOI Test Improvement / Breast Cancer Awareness Event
July 31, 2008
Can the Collinsville Fair Be Saved?
The Class of 1978 is starting to plan our reunion. We are planning on 10/3/08, during the High School homecoming. Could you please ask any 1978 graduates to email Melanie Palmer Garrett : mgarrett@collinsville.k12.ok.us or email Dee Horton Sink : dsink@theholmesorg.com -- Thanks! Melanie Garrett (6/2/2008)
CHS Class of 1988 Reunion ... 20 Years (Sept. 2008). Classmates can contact Eric at collinsville.cardinals@yahoo.com or (918) 812-0945. (http://www.unforeseenglory.com/20year.pdf)
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39,498 visits to cvilleok.com during July 2008.
1274 ave visits per day
Complete month of Weblizer stats
-- Ted Wright 8/1/2008

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