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CHS Basketball -vs- Skiatook
Nov. 29, 2010

Ladies Lost In OT / Guys Rally Fell Short In Season Opener / State Champ Gym Photos
The 2 time state champion OK Royals 9u baseball team made up of area kids is having tryouts on Sat Dec 11th at 4pm. Call Roy Weathers 292-9060 or 371-5755. -- Roy Weathers (12/1/2010)  
12/1/2010 Tulsa World Coverage of CHS Basketball -vs- Skiatook. -- I'll be working on my photo page for several more hours today -- Ted -- noon Wed. Chamber of Commerce monthly noon luncheon meeting is Thursday (Dec. 2) at Library. Election of officers is primary business. Misc.News: 190 Pound Buck
Dec. 1, 2010

Band Pancakes / JV Basketball Adjust / Fit Camp Started
Sarah LeAnn Ausmus (January 26, 1989 - November 27, 2010) -- Services Pending -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home, [Funeral Services 1pm Friday, Dec. 3rd at First Baptist Church] -- [Tulsa World 12/1: Owasso — Sarah LeAnne Ausmus, 21, formerly of Owasso, died Saturday in Chesterfield, Mo.] Save gas & time while helping your community & merchants survive ... Shop In Collinsville ... Chamber Members & Advertisers Dec. Calendar
The Collinsville Chamber of Commerce Angel Tree is underway again. All three of the banks in town (RCB, Bank of the Lakes and American Bank of Oklahoma) should have angels available by this Friday. If there are any questions concerning the Angel Tree please call the Chamber office. -- Thanks, Memory Ostrander (11/29/2010) JrHi Basketball Girls -vs- Claremore Here Monday
Nov. 29, 2010

Keli Boyd Photos
In last week's Collinsville News newspaper there was an article written by Diann Floyd Boehm. She was writing about meeting my dad, Preston Stanley, and in her article she says that he passed away sometime ago. Well, he is alive and well. I thought maybe I ought to get the word out that Ms. Boehm was wrong about his demise. Thanks, Ted. (Gloria Stanley Thomason)
From Sunday Nov. 28, 2010 Tulsa World: Tulsa -- Doris Pauline Wilson, 80, homemaker, died Nov. 24. Graveside service 2 p.m. Wednesday, Collinsville Cemetery, Collinsville. Moore's Memory. From Monday Nov. 29, 2010 Tulsa World: Lloyd W. Geiger (Ramona) -- member St. Therese Catholic Church Collinsville
First regular home CHS basketball game here Tuesday -vs- Skiatook - (JrHi here Monday) Now that's Bedlam!! (47-41) Boomer Sooner
Visit To City Park
Nov. 26, 2010

Just A Few Warm Afternoons Left This Year?
Alumni Basketball Lady Cards "Season" Varsity
Nov. 27, 2010

Back To The future (2007)
Open 24 Hours
Protein Smoothies
Ladies Room
Personal Training
Kids Room
The Rock Gym
From Thursday Nov. 25, 2010 Tulsa World: Collinsville - Thelma L. Bryson, 95, teacher, died Tuesday. Services pending. Mowery, Owasso. (Sat 10am) From Thursday Nov. 25, 2010 Tulsa World: Skiatook - David M. "Dave" Ingersoll, 65, died Tuesday. Rosary 7 p.m. Thursday, Sien-Shelton Funeral Home, and funeral Mass 1 p.m. Friday, St. Therese Catholic Church, Collinsville.  
Hannah's Helping Hands -- Christmas Raffle -- (Drawing December 11th) Community Church 11/24/2010 Update: Please keep in your prayers: The Bryson Family in the passing of Thelma Bryson. Thelma's funeral will be on Saturday, November 27th at 10:00a.m. at Collinsville Community Church. Education Foundation Grants
Nov. 24, 2010

Photos From Wilson
Chamber of Commerce December 2010 Newsletter Results from Monday Nov. 22nd City Commission meet -- Ted 11pm 11/22/2010 Misc. News: "Take It Off" Fitness Center
Nov. 23, 2010

Holiday Signs / Streetscape Phase II Progress
8th & 9th Grade Boys Basketball -vs- Dewey
Nov. 18, 2010

Photos By Boyd Murphy
Collinsville Lady Cardinals Alumni vs High School Team BASKETBALL GAME, this Friday night, 6:00pm at the High School Gym. Admission is a donation.
-- Thanks Coach Stacy
for more info. (625-9568)
Collinsville - John A. Jackson Jr., 74, commercial printer, died Friday. Services pending. Add'Vantage, Tulsa. -- per Sunday Nov. 21, 2010 Tulsa World -- [John was a long-time employee of my parents at the former Collinsville News -- Ted Wright] -- 11/23 Update: Services will be held Saturday at Collinsville Funeral Home at 10am -- 11/24 Obituary
Misc. News: Rep. Sears Budget Appointment
Nov. 21, 2010

Brinkleys Wed 50 Years / Streetscape
Cunningham-Jolley Wed / to reside in Collinsville per 11/21/2010 Tulsa World
Goode-Haas Wed per 11/21/2010 Tulsa World
Saturday's robotics competition at Memorial High School -- per 11/21/2010 Tulsa World -- (Previous Coverage for Collinsville team)
Agenda For City Re-Do Monday
Nov. 19, 2010

Board Appointments
Free Coats!!! -- Collinsville Middle School students have donated 80 coats of all sizes and types to help people who do not have a coat this season. Please come to the Middle School Gym Monday, November 29th, between 4 and 8pm to pick out a coat. Follow the signs to the coat room! This is for anyone in the community who would like a coat. -- Susie Vaughn (11/19/2010)  
CHS Cross Country Banquet
Nov. 18, 2010

CHS Girls Honored (5A State Runner-Ups)
7th Grade Boys Basketball Team Photo
Nov. 18, 2010

Collinsville Beat Dewey In Local Festival
From Thursday Nov. 18, 2010 Tyulsa World: Collinsville - Sheila Reynolds, 63, former Oklahoma State University Medical Center respiratory therapist, died Wednesday. Memorial service 3 p.m. Saturday, Owasso High School, Owasso. Key, Pryor. Misc. News: Pack 53 Scouts Toured Newspaper Museum
Nov. 18, 2010

Wilson "Service" Kids / New Srs + Old News
Angela Rae Newton (March 5, 1966 - November 16, 2010) Oologah Dolton Funeral Home,
School Board Post 1 Up For New 5 Year Term
Nov. 16, 2010

Seat Currently Held by Donna Sears
6th Grade Girls Basketball Schedules added to Winter Sports Index -- 11/16/2010 Sign Up For Christmas Parade ...

Band Concert & Boar's Heade Feast on December Calendar
The Collinsville Fire Department (with an assist from Collinsville Rural) was working a structure fire on Blackjack Court just after 4pm Tuesday 11/16/2010 Hi Ted, Just wanted to let those who do not know that Piggley Wiggley is a "Drop off Station" for Care Packages from Home for our Soldiers who are overseas fighting for our country. This is a Blue Star Mothers Program. Thanks TShannon (11/16/2010)
Misc. News: Nationally Known Singer To Perform For WWAH
Nov. 16, 2010

State Senator Brinkley Sworn In / Streetscape Progress
Blade Nelson Benefit Concert Nov. 19th Contact Ted Wright if you would like to advertise or have news to share. --
9th Grade Basketball -vs- Skiatook
Nov. 15, 2010

JrHi Boys Basketball Festival This Week
Deanna Bowen Talbot (April 21, 1963 - November 15, 2010) (Oologah) Memorial Service 10am Sat.Nov. 20 at Liberty Freewill Baptist. Oologah Dolton Funeral Home,
'Eye of God' will be presented by Tulsa Theatre Pops. Movie had been filmed in Collinsville originally. -- per 11/16/2010 Tulsa World
The Collinsville Education Foundation delivered grant checks totaling $16,224 to Collinsville teachers Nov. 5th with the following totals by campus: ECC $3391.61, Wilson $2812.00, Herald $2886.41, MS $3886.58, HS $2859.95. -- Ted 11/15/2010 Monday's city meet was canceled. I have a few photos from the 9th grade basketball game (an OT loss to Skiatook). -- Ted 9:25pm 11/15/2010
I understand there can be some confusion to the casual observer, BUT THIS WEB SITE IS NOT ASSOCIATED WITH THE COLLINSVILLE NEWS. We are competitors. I am not responsible for their content nor they for mine. They have their own web site, and this is not it. -- Ted Wright -- Nov. 15, 2010 -- Frequently Asked Questions
Linda S. Cantrell (64) passed away Saturday Nov. 13, 2010. Visitation is Monday at Mowery. Funeral Service is Tuesday 10am at Baptist Tabernacle with internment at at Rosehill in Tulsa. Melissa Hanslovan (18) of Collinsville died from Rogers County Jeep crash more than a week before. -- per 11/15/2010 Tulsa World -- [Listed as from Owasso in 11/17/2010 Tulsa World] Preliminary December Calendar -- Ted 11/15/2010
CHS 1969 meeting 4:30pm Saturday Nov. 13th at Jalapeno Grill From Saturday Nov. 13, 2010 Tulsa World: Collinsville - Dorothy Ann Woolsey, 72, administrative secretary, died Friday. Services pending. Mowery, Owasso. 5A Football Playoff Results: BTW & McAlester advance. Kelley & Skiatook done. -- per 11/13/2010 Tulsa World
City Agenda For Monday Nov. 15
Nov. 12, 2010

Board Appointments
Misc. News: Wilson "Service" Kids
Nov. 13, 2010

Patchworkers / 3-In-1 Photo
CHS & JrHi All-District Band
Nov. 11, 2010

Musicians Honored
Veterans Day Activities
Nov. 11, 2010

Parade, Assemblies & Luncheon
Former Tulsa police officer receives probation on felony drug offense -- per 11/11/2010 Tulsa World
Purchase Of Three New Police Cars Approved
Nov. 10, 2010

Will Start Upgrade Of Fleet
JrHi Girls Played Berryhill Tuesday
Nov. 9, 2010

Collinsville Basketball Festival Continues
CHS Cross Country Banquet -- Thursday Nov. 18th at 6:30pm in the HS Commons. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased from any XC member or coach. Dinner includes; meat, vegetable, salad, desert, and drink. -- THANKS! -- Coach Stacy (11/10/2010) -- Ted Note: An excellent opportunity to honor our state runner ups ... 34 Collinsville cats headed to Jenks -- per 11/10/2010 Tulsa World
JrHi Girls Team Photos
Nov. 9, 2010

7th-8th-9th Grade Girls Rosters
Misc. News: Student Council State Convention
Nov. 10 2010

Museum Tour / Home Rep. Club
Collinsville Middle School students raised $760 for a catered luncheon in honor of local veterans to celebrate Veteran's Day. Students will show their support and appreciation not only by hosting the luncheon, but also by attending the parade, visiting with veteran's and cleaning up after the luncheon. Money leftover from the luncheon will be donated to the VFW for the Thanksgiving dinner they prepare for veterans. -- Kelly Hamlin (11/9/2010)
Misc. News: Randi Gilmartin On All-State Softball Team
Nov. 9, 2010

Quik-Trip Construction Soon / Okla. Hustle Softball
Veterans Day Parade Tuursday 11am
Lost Dog: Black & white rat terrier "Molly" from near 15th & Walnut Saturday night. Has golf ball sized growth on stomach. -- Call 371-3307 [11/18 update: Molly has been found]
Ridgelawn Cemetery will be initiating winter hours beginning Monday November 15th, 2010. Gates to the cemetery will be open at 8 AM and locked at 5:30 PM. Please contact the Cemetery Sexton at 371-1037 with any questions or concerns. -- Phil Stowell (Public Works Director, City of Collinsville) 11/9/2010
Results from Nov. 8th School Board Meet -- Prom at RSU Grand Ballroom in April; School funding will likely be worst in 2011-12; Low Drop Out Report, Post One Filing Period In Dec. -- Ted 11/8/2010 11pm From Tuesday Nov. 9, 2010 TulsaWorld: Collinsville - Florence McMillan, 74, homemaker, died Sunday. Private family services. Reynolds.
Collinsville Early Childhood Center will be hosting McTeachers Night at McDonalds on Tuesday, November 9, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Come out and join us! -- Janice Pollard (11/8/2010) Special City Commission Meet 4pm Wed. (Nov. 10th) to discuss purchase of 3 new police cars for $65K. -- Ted 11/8/2010
From Monday Nov. 78, 2010 Tulsa World: Tulsa -- Ty Michael Short, infant son of Johna and Chad Short, died Friday. Memorial service 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, Lighthouse Church, and graveside service 3 p.m. Tuesday, Ridgelawn Cemetery, Collinsville. Floral Haven, Broken Arrow. The Collinsville City Firefighters and the Collinsville Masonic lodge would like to thank everyone for the support and donations during the “fill the boot to help Andy (Wileman) arrest cancer” collection held October 23rd at 5th and main. With all the help we were able to raise over $3,000. -- Mark Ehnen, Vol Capt. (11/8/2010) The 2nd grade Red Cardinals are in the 3rd round of the playoff tournament tonight in Broken Arrow at 6pm. -- Thanks, Roy Weathers (11/8/2010)
Hi Ted, Just wanted bring you up to date on the playoff games. The 3rd Grade Cardinals went to TYAA Thursday night and won that game 21-12 advancing to the final 8 played today against Owasso Red beating them 20-13. They play in the semi-finals Tuesday night in Pryor time TBA. These boys need all the support they can get. They are so close and are playing their hearts out. We are so proud of them! -- Jenny Gramblin = (11/6/2010) -- (Previous Coverage) -- Update: they play at 7:00 p.m. in Pryor on Tuesday the 9th -- Jenny Commissioner John Smailgo Provided County Status
Nov. 4, 2010

To Collinsville Chamber
CHS Football Cardinals End Season With Loss
Nov. 5, 2010

At Bishop Kelley In Tulsa
5th Graders Lost Playoff Game in Final Seconds
Nov. 3, 2010

Glenpool Advanced
6th Grade Red Advance In Playoffs
Nov. 3, 2010

35-0 Win Over BA Here Wed.
Change your clocks Sunday Nov 7th -- Daylight saving ends
Shop Collinsville
Misc. News: Jenna Logsdon 6 Years All District
Nov. 5, 2010

ECC McTeacher / Alzheimers' Month / Jail Bricked
School Board Meets Nov. 8th
Nov. 5, 2010

Surplus / Drop Out Report / Post 1 Election
Misc. News: City Job Listings / Scout Hamburgers
Nov. 4, 2010

Chamber Strategy / Wilson Initiative Kids
Skiatook makes football playoffs with win over Memorial -- per 11/5/201 Tulsa World Veterans Day Parade Thursday Nov. 11th -- Banks Closed
Collinsville 3rd Graders Advanced
Nov. 2, 2010

31-6 Playoff Football Win Over Eastside
Collinsville 4th Grade Red Playoff
Nov. 2, 2010

13-26 Football Loss To Owasso
From Thursday Nov.4, 2010 Tulsa World: Tulsa -- Kimberly Ann Kallstrom, 31, Army Reserve specialist, died Tuesday. Visitation noon-8 p.m. Friday and service 2 p.m. Saturday, both at Reynolds Rose Hill Funeral Home. Reynolds, Collinsville. From Thursday Nov.4, 2010 Tulsa World: Collinsville - Betty S. Waldrop, 81, homemaker, died Sunday. Visitation 1-8 p.m. Thursday and service 10 a.m. Friday, both at Mowery Funeral Service.
Mike Nash died Sunday at age 59 (CHS 1968 grad) -- per 11/3/2010 Tulsa World -- Mike's Dad Curtis was formerly the manager for VVEC In Collinsville. Misc. News: Community Church 80th
Nov. 3, 2010

Lego Robotics Competition / SIdewalks To Ramps
Oklahoma elects first female governor: Mary Fallin -- Nov. 2, 2010 -- with Channel 6 KOTV link
11/2/2010 Local Results Only
Christian Church
Community Church
Health Center
C'ville Partial Total
Tulsa Co. Comm.
Christian Church
Community Church
Health Center
C'ville Partial Total
Fallin (R-Gov)
Askins (D-Gov)
State Question 744 (School Funding Regional Average) (local only->)

Yes: 140+114+141= 395

No: 686+540+770= 1996
I'll get you Collinsville counts later but Fallin and Smailgo are easy winners here and SQ744 was soundly NO'd here. I'm on my way back to kid football playoffs in progress. Collinsville 3rd graders have already won 31-6 (more later) -- Ted 7:55pm Tuesday -- [9:15 update 4th Grade Red lost to Owasso 13-26 & two more kid playoff games here Wed. starting at 5:30]
Ted, Could you please post that youth wrestling has started? They practice in the wrestling room at the middle school gym on Monday, Tuesday & Thursday with novice from 5:15-6:15 and open 6:30-8. Ages 4 up to Jr. High and it's not too late to sign up. If you have any questions you can call Coach Keim at 918-625-3075. -- Thanks, Gayla (11/2/2010) Poinsettia Sales ... "Paint The Town Red" by Collinsville Downtown Inc.
City Raises Competitive Bid Minimum
Nov. 1, 2010

New (Instead of Used) Police Vehicles Tabled
Robby Lynn Mooney
(November 22, 1945 - November 1, 2010) Memorial Service 2pm Thursday Nov. 4th at Church of the Nazarene
. Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home,
Good afternoon Ted, I wanted to pass along some awesome news! The 4th grade Collinsville Red football team beat out Wagoner to keep their 2nd place ranking in their division. Our record is 7-1 and will playing our first game of the playoffs tomorrow night, November 2nd, at the High School Stadium against Owasso Cardinal at 7:30pm. We hope that everyone will come out and cheer on the boys as they fight their way to the Championship!! -- Stacie Burger (11/1/2010) -- Previous Coverage 65,954 October visits to (2127 average daily visits) -- Ted 11/1/2010
Congratulations to the CHS Cross Country Girls & Vote Tuesday & Check Out the Robotics Monday (Nov. calendar)
5A-3 HS Football Standings -- per 11/1/2010 Tulsa World
City Commission Agenda for Monday Nov. 1, 2010: less use of competetive bids?, Board Of Adjustments Re-Appointments, Three 2010 Crown Victoria Police Interceptors Looking Ahead To 2011 CHS Grad Pages
Oct. 29, 2010
Time To Start Submitting Photos
The City of Collinsville has a full-time position open in the Street Department. The City offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package which includes health (pays 100%/employee & 85%/family), dental, vision, and life insurance, retirement, paid holidays, sick and vacation time. Must possess a valid Oklahoma Driver's License and drug testing is required. Applications can be made at City Hall, 106 N 12th Street, Collinsville, OK 74021 or by email to (10/27/2010)
Over the next 14 weeks the company DDSI will be all over Collinsville counting electric poles, transformers, wires, etc. for mapping purposes. The company will be driving a red sedan with the company logo on the side and the employee will be wearing an orange safety vest with the DDSI logo on the back. If there are any questions please call City Hall at 371-1010. -- LaPasha Fifer -- City of Collinsville (9/23/2010)
The Miss Collinsville Scholarship Pageant has announced that LeAnne Taylor, Channel 6 News anchor and former Miss Collinsville, will be this years emcee at Miss Collinsville here December 4th, 2010. -- per Corbi Wells Goddard and Facebook. -- Ted 9/15/2010 -- (Some Miss Collinsville History)
Lost dog/cat/garage sale ads are $5 ($10 w/ photo) and are to be paid in advance. -- Ted Wright
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