2011 Archived NEWS Index (Collinsville, Oklahoma) www.cvilleok.com
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Sports: Trent Lee Signs For NOC Baseball
Selling Football Program Ads
1969 Change of Plans: the class (60th birthday) party
originally scheduled this Saturday at the American Legion Building
has been moved to the Community Church
Fellowhip Hall (14th and Oak) ... due to air conditioner problems
at the first location. The 4pm start time July 2nd remains the same.
-- per Rhonda (Wode) Paul noon 7/1/2011
Denise Ballard (August 7, 1951 - June 27, 2011). Visitation
4-8pm Tuesday & 9am-8pm Wednesday at Collinsville
Dolton Funeral Home. Graveside services 10am, Thursday,
June 30, 2011 at the Woodlawn Cemetery in Claremore.
from 6/27/2011 School
Board Meet -- Ted midnight 6/27 -- Toni Slagle will
be teaching math ...
City of Collinsville received notice today of approval of their
$160,000 recreational trails program grant application (made back
in January) for the city park. The grant require a 20% city match.
Word has not yet been received on another grant application made
at the same time for other improvements in the park. The local park
board will likely meet Thursday June 30th (with time not yet nailed
down) -- Ted 5:30pm Monday 6/27/2011 -- (Previous
6 TV News reports the Cherokee Chief election results have been
reversed today with Chad Smth the winner by 7 (instead of loser
by 11). -- Ted 5:35pm 6/27/2011 -- (On
I just got word that the Only In America (with Larry The
Cable Guy episode) that was filmed at my
Collinsville Livestock Sales will be airing this Tuesday
June 28th at 8:00 pm on the History Channel. Would you help
me get the word out to those that may be interested in seeing it.
-- Thank You, James Roderick (6/25/2011)
Seemed Impossible In 1974
Smith Daughters Wed This Spring
& Shawn Nix Wed April 9th
Allyson Smith & Brett Smith
Wed May 21st
waiting for the return of the HHH cycle riders (below) before putting
more photos on a page. The only report I've seen (via Facebook)
had them in Minnesota mid-day Saturday. -- Ted 6/25/2011
& back in 48 hours?
... about 16 riders left Collinsville at 3pm Friday June 24th.
Mae Worstell Downing lost her battle with cancer on June 22,
2011, passing at home. A graveside memorial service will be held
on Saturday, July 2, in Kona, Hawaii. Details to follow later regarding
the establishment of a memorial fund. She is survived by her mother,
Dorothy Worstell of Collinsville, two brothers, Earl Worstell of
Sugar Land, TX, Mike Worstell of Collinsville and a sister, Carol
Christopher of Tulsa. -- Thanks, Susan Worstell (6/24/2011)
Bible School at Eastside Baptist Church in Collinsville for
June 26-30 from 6:30-9pm. Video link http://youtu.be/TiiCJ36V2tg
-- AJ McMath (Youth Pastor, Eastside Baptist Church, 14211 N 137th
East Ave, Collinsville, OK 74021 -- 6/22/2011
garage sale Friday and Saturday, June 24th & 25th from 8-12.
5945 E. 136th Pl. N. Collinsville (Hollow Creek Addition). Baby
bed, baby swing, lots of furniture, boys clothes 3T to 5T, womens
and mens clothing, lots of toys and electronics, gas grill,
and lots of house décor.
News: Softball (Cville Crew) & Baseball (Taylor-Jensen)
Cherokee Energy Audits / Graphic Cigarette
to Bill Pelest of Collinsville who won the raffle for the grill
at Hogs'n'Hot Rods. -- Mary Risley (Collinsville Downtown Inc.)
and Hot Rods Shirts still available at the Collinsville Dowtown
Inc office for $12.00. (6/15/2011)
News: Jake Graham Helped At Joplin / City Fireworks Friday
Highway 20 (S-Curve) Status / Basketball All
$75 + tax
1108 W. Main -- Collinsville
The Rock Gym
+ $7.55 Million City Budgets Approved
CDI Supporters Present At Public Hearing /
Police & Fire Have Highest Departmental
Budgets for FY2011-212
Younger (Tulsa Firefighter & owner of Collinsville's Rock
Gym) won the challenge of eating an "incinerator" pizza
Man vs- Food Nation TV Show on the Travel Channel. As reported
on the Channel 2 News 10pm Wed. June 15th News. I've searched for
a link for that report but haven't found one yet on Channel 2's
web site. -- Ted midnight Wed.-- Chan
have just mailed out all of the Nifty Fifties class photos ordered
at the Saturday 6/11/2011 reunion. -- Ted 3pm Thurs 6/16/2011
you need to visit with me at the Newspaper Museum try the back door
(or call ahead and I'll meet you somewhere else) as I'm having lock
issues with the vintage front door today and no time to deal with
a locksmith just yet. -- Ted 3pm Thurs 6/16/2011 -- (6/20 update:
I'm able to open the door now ... but still have work to do).
you made your city utility payment June 6th and yet still received
a "Notice of Termination" for "non-payment"
... the city says that payments did not post correctly on June 6th
but that has now been corrected. -- Ted 11:30am Thursday 6/16
(March 19, 1923 - June 14, 2011). Visitation: 9-8., Sat., June 18,
2011 and 1:30-6, Sun., June 19, 2011 at Collinsville
Dolton Funeral Home. Graveside Service: 2:30 p.m.,
Monday, June 20, 2011 at the Tahlequah City Cemetery.
W. Francis (March 27, 1942 - June 14, 2011) Visitation: Saturday,
June 18, 2011, 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. and Sunday, June 19, 2011,
1:30 - 6:00 p.m. at Collinsville
Dolton Funeral Home.
Funeral Service Pending. [Funeral Service:
10:00 a.m., Monday, June 20, 2011, at Hope Chapel Owasso, 11400
E 116th St North. Interment at Ridgelawn Cemetery.]
Family Garage Sale -- Broyhill Queen bedroom set including headboard,
footboard, frame, 2 night stands, and 5 drawer dresser. Moved only
once and great condition ($600). Queen Matress set (Sealy Posturpedic)
used 1 year by adults and 3 years by child. Barely used & very
confortable ($200 set). Other items are bikes, Radio Flyer wagon,
Jeep Powerwheels, kids red desk, and many other toys. Tyler Crossing
-- Collinsville exit, go east. 14855 N. 148th E. Ave. -- Saturday
June 18th 8:00 to 12:00. May call 918-504-0431.
you have a need for about 100 bags of ice (tonight or maybe Sunday
Preston 918-630-1173 before Downtown Inc. turns back in the containers
that held them for the now completed Hogs 'N' Hot Rods. -- Ted 8:20pm
Sat. (or call Preston if you know someone who could keep some or
all of that ice from going to waste) -- June 11, 2011
Cleo Parker (April 29, 1914 - June 10, 2011) Funeral services
10am Wed. , June 15, 2011 at the Collinsville
Dolton Funeral Home Chapel.
Nation's Elections will be June 25, 2011 at the Collinsville
Libary. Doors will open at 7:00am and close at 7:00pm. -- Thank
You , Lenora McMullen (6/9/2011)
8-? Furniture, tools, treadmill, upright piano, lots of items &
all must go! Cooper Crossing 5720 E 144th St N Collinsville.
Baptist Church VBS
In Progress June 6-10
My dad, Preston Stanley, and another Collinsville resident,
Earl Klebs, were on the Oklahoma Honor Flight this week.
As a family we are proud of our dads service and thank him
and all veterans for their sacrifices. -- Gloria Thomason (6/9/2011)
Thursday June 16th - Lots of new photo frames, etc. 8-6pm - 12719
N. 131st E. Ave. (South Fork Addition) Collinsville
asks that Memorial Day flowers at Ridgelawn be picked up by June
7th for mowing.
City of Collinsville is accepting applications for a full-time position
of cashier clerk. Under general supervision, this position
is responsible for answering telephones, taking utility payments,
handling utility customers, and other duties as assigned. Position
requires general customer service knowledge, good oral communication
skills, the ability to deal with the public, intermediate knowledge
of Microsoft Office Products, 10-key experience, a high school diploma
and two years cashier experience.
may be obtained at 106 N. 12th or resumes sent to; Human Resources,
P.O. Box 730, Collinsville, OK 74021 or e-mailed to; email@example.com.The
City of Collinsville is an Equal Opportunity Employer. -- (6/3/2011)
Saving Decision Honored
June 2, 2011
Rep. Earl Sears Spoke To Chamber of Commerce
11th Hogs and Hot Rods event is coming along fine
but volunteers are needed! Anyone who would like to volunteer can
contact Maureen Wright at the CDI office 918.371.5530. We need folks
to help out in the following ways: Event Set-up, Car/Motorcycle
Registration, Volunteer Check-In, Vendor Check-in, Traffic Control,
Hospitality Suite, Hospitality Suite, Trash Patrol, Raffles, and
Tee Shirt Sales. Volunteers will get their free tee shirt on the
day of the event.
June 2011 Event
of Commerce June
2011 Chamber Newsletter -- Ted 5/31
Elementary Cheerleading FINAL Uniform and Registration day.
We are having our final uniform fitting and walk in sign up on Thursday
June 9th 5:30pm-8:00 pm at the Middle School Gym. If you have a
child going into 1st - 6th grades who are interested in cheering
and still want to sign up come on out to our final fitting. If you
have any questions please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call
Stacy VonSchriltz @ 918-636-8670.
Enrollment Center -- New Hours:
We will be closed June 1st-July 15th. We will open July 18th with
extended hours. From July 18th-21st will be open 8:00 a.m. -6:30
p.m. Regular business hours starting July 25th will be 8a.m.-4p.m.
Monday-Friday. -- Thank-You, Jennifer Jordan (Enrollment Center,
Collinsville Public Schools)
Looks like I will be in Cville this week
. Mother passed
away Saturday and services are at the Collinsville Methodist church
tomorrow (Wed.) at 2:00. More complete info / obit on Ninde website:
Hollon-Arnall. I will try to give you a call sometime
while in the area. -- Walt Lentz (5/31/2011)
have completed all of the requested individual student photo
CDs and will try to be in the office most of the week starting
Tuesday (today) so they can be picked up (Afternoons are best ...
but I can be there early by appointment). Will try to get out emails
today also for those that I have contact info for. -- Ted Wright
1am Tuesday 5/31/2011
G. Driskell (February 22, 1916 - May 30, 2011). Services
are pending. Collinsville
Dolton Funeral Home. [Funeral Services
will be 2:00 p.m., Thursday at the Collinsville Dolton Funeral
Therese Women's Club is hosting a Park-a-Thon
sale June 11 at. St. Therese. Vendors are still
needed...space is $75 inside or $50 outside. Call Lynne Kincaid
for more information at 918 809-2105. We are raising funds
for our parish. Shoppers are welcome to attend this free event!
-- Kim Thornhill (5/30/2011)
Wright, My daughters girl scout troop is participating in
welcoming the WWII veterans home after their Honor Flight
on Wednesday, June 8th at 10pm at the Tulsa Airport in the baggage
claim area. If anyone wants to join in and welcome the veterans
home, make banners, carry flags or something, Im sure they
would love to have them. The Tulsa Homeschool band will be there.
The same goes for sending them off on the night before, June 7th
at the Mary Glass performing Arts center at Owasso High at 630pm.
-- Thanks for getting the word out! -- Rachel Wight Stephens (5/24/2011)
Daily News ... for & about Collinsville ... on
www.cvilleok.com -- Why wait til next week?
of May 2011
news archived June 3rd
cvilleok.com moved to a new hosting service in early May but stats
were not enabled until May 20 ...
so these stats are partial only and from a new report with "Requests"
instead of "Visits" as reported in previous months.
-- Ted --> 671,342 Requests (with 310,572
requests in last 10 day of May)
photos are for sale (Photo Policy)
4x6 prints $2, 8x10 prints $5, or CD by sport/individual ($25-$40)
News on www.cvilleok.com
or email me if you would
like a top banner ad on
cvilleok.com ($240/year or
$25/mo). -- Ted Wright 918-371-1901