2011 Archived NEWS Index (Collinsville, Oklahoma) www.cvilleok.com
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Just Treats & Parade / Trunk Or Treats
Meet Noon Thursday. CHS Final Home Football Game Friday
Jean Fisher (May 11, 1926 - October 31, 2011) Helen was the
Bookkeeper for Andys Foodliner in Collinsville until her retirement.
Funeral Service 10am Thurs. Nov 3, 2011 at Faith Lutheran Church
in Owasso. Collinsville
Dolton Funeral Home
Thomas Vice (April
30, 1937 - October 28, 2011) He served in the Oklahoma National
Guard and the United States Army serving in the Honor Guard at Arlington
National Cemetery. Funeral Services 2pm Tues. Nov. 1, 2011 at the
Collinsville Church of Christ. Collinsville
Dolton Funeral Home
Faye Hagerdon (March 20, 1930 - October 29, 2011) Funeral services
1pm Wed. Nov. 2, 2011 at the Meadowcreek United Methodist Church.
Dolton Funeral Home
School Yearbooks Now on Sale!
All color yearbooks $40.00. Make checks to CHS (give to Mrs. Bowman)
or go online at jostensyearbooks.com.
(10/27/2011) -- per school
Baseball postponed until Nov 19th -- Per Coach Reeder 10/28
of Halloween activities in coming days ... check
and Chic' & Tiques Main Street buildings have emptied in past
week. -- Ted 10/28 (I see today that Main
Street Martial Arts is moving into the former Croppingsville locations
a few doors east of my museum -- Ted 10/31/2011)
the CHS Band was at OSSAA. This competition is a professional criticing
of the Cadets marching. A 1 is the highest score, the Cadets made
a II (2). Eleven band performed in 5A and only four were given a
I. -- Connie Collis (10/27/2011)
Collection: November 5-6 at Tulsa Fairgrounds
Fifer Injured In Motorcycle Accident --
Per Bartlesville Radio 10/26/2011
Ted! I am Don Fifers daughter-in-law and wanted to give you
an update on Dons condition. His wreck occurred in Barnsdall
on 10-25-2011 (~3pm) and he was transported to Bartlesville hospital.
Yesterday (10-26-2011) he was transferred to St. Johns in
Tulsa. He has a broken left leg (lower leg between knee & ankle)
and is awaiting surgery depending on the swelling. No other injuries.
-- LaPasha Fifer (10/27/2011) -- Update:
He is out of surgery and doing okay
Just in a lot of pain!
Hoping to come home on Saturday or Sunday. (Thurs. 3:30pm)
cant adequately express our gratitude for all you have done
for our family during the loss of our beloved husband and Dad, Jack
Edgar. We so much appreciate the calls, flowers, and food that we
have received. We have been blessed by your thoughts and prayers
and for that we very thankful! Thank you to the Cornerstone Church
for the wonderful dinner you provided for our family before the
visitation service. Most of all, we appreciate your friendships
and the memories of him that you have shared with us! -- Rita Edgar
and Family (10/26/2011)
-- Jack Russell Terrier/Rat Terrier Mix
Back/white with some brown
Has new blue collar on.
Please call 918-344-3188 or 918-830-2597
JrHi Football Season Ends -vs- Oologah
Conference Champs + 8th + 9th Photos
Cross Country Girls 2nd at 5A Regional (just 4 points behind
Coweta) & qualify for State next week. Collinsville XC Boys
finished 9th (only top 7 to State) but had two individual qualifiers.
-- Saturday 10/22/2011
Fall Break In Progress -- CHS Football Thursday (Skiatook here &
Cancer Awareness Pink Out)
Oct.30th: 4:30-6:30pm Harvest
Party (at Middle School Gym) hosted by First Baptist
Church (Ages 3 - 5th Grade) Free
..Tulsa Health Department-Collinsville, located
at 12th and Center St. can serve your vaccine needs from infancy
through adulthood. Does your 2 month old need their first shots?
Does your teen attending health training classes need a TB test?
Are you a new mom or dad (or maybe sibling or grandparent) and need
a Tdap vaccine to protect yourself and your newborn from whooping
cough? On Mondays and Wednesdays the Collinsville clinic offers
walk-in immunizations for your convenience. Many childhood vaccines
are covered by the federal Vaccines For Children program and are
available without cost to the parent. Other vaccines are priced
at public contract cost. Call today for details
918 596 8650.
wanted to let everyone know that Basketball sign-ups for grades
3-6 will be this Saturday from 11am to 1pm at the Football field
and then from 2-4 pm at the middle school gym. -- Lisa Eberle (10/18/2011)
DOG -- White & tan colored, female Shitzu who answers to
Penny. Lost in the 17th & Main area (Collinsville). Very beloved
friend and family member visiting from Albuquerque. She's about
9 years old, has health issues and needs to be home. Please call
918-576-9982 if found.
running several days behind on submitted news. Please be patient.
-- Ted -- (short school week also .. CHS football is Thurs.)
from Oct. 13, 2011 City
Work Session: Buildings, iPad training & potential re-districting.
-- Ted 10/17
of Oct. 17th City
Commission Meet: West bound Main might be opened later this
week & American Bus Sales in industrial park-- Ted 10/18
homecoming pages delayed watching Texas Rangers earn a spot in World
Series. If St.Louis Cardinals get in also it would pit my two favorite
teams! -- Ted midnight Saturday -- (That wish came true Sunday).
I've wasted a few hours searching for a photo of me and my daughters
standing next to a stake in the dirt where home plate would eventually
be placed at the Ballpark in Arlington (TX) when the new stadium
was under construction ... but you'll just have to take my word
as I don't have any more hours to waste on that quest. -- Ted --
Monday 11pm 10/17/2011.
Infantry Aviation Veterans To Meet at Collinsville Sandridge Air
Strip Saturday 1pm -- per
10/14/2011 Tulsa World
Trost (CHS Softball Senior) is "Athlete of the Week"
10/12/2011 Tulsa World
Fall Break starts Wednesday (Oct. 19, 2011) ... parent-teacher
Friday Homecoming parade route will begin at 13th & Main street
because of construction around 14th and Main. The line-up will still
be in the City Park but will be diverted to 13th street once the
line starts moving. The road inside the park will be a one-way street
once the line-up begins at 2:30. You will need to enter the park
from the north or west entrances and exit to the east. No one will
be allowed to enter from the east entrance. Also remember there
will be no throwing of candy or any other item in the parade. Please
do not bring candy to the parade line-up or your float will not
be allowed to participate. Policemen will be at the parade line-up
to enforce this rule. This is for the safety of the parade spectators
so please abide. -- Missy DeLozier (10/10/2011)
Day Monday ...banks closed.
Board Agenda For Monday Oct. 10th
Report / Vocational Program Contract / Testing Results
time assistant manager needed. 30 hours per week. Must have
reliable transportation. Apply in person Dixie Finance 912 W. Main.
No phone calls! -- (10/6/2011)
Officer - The City of Collinsville is seeking to hire a full-time
Police Officer. Job duties shall include, but not be limited to,
upholding the law, writing reports, working closely with our schools
and court duties. Applicants must be CLEET certified or be able
to obtain certification. Applicant must also have a strong community
relationship. Applicants must be over 21 years of age, have a high
school diploma or GED equivalent, no felony convictions, pass a
thorough background check, meet all CLEET requirements and posses
a valid Oklahoma driver's license with a good driving record. Applications
are available at the Collinsville City Hall located at 106 N. 12th
Street or email resume to email@example.com. -- (10/6/2011)
will be accepting applications until October 26, 2011. We will not
accept any applications or resumes after this date.
Street traffic (west of 14th) will be switched 1 lane to the south.
West bound closed temporarily starting at 13th. -- 10/6/2011
Cards Softball team beat East Central 17-0 in 4 innings in Regional
1st round. Play Tahlequah next. -- Jim Riley (10/5/2011 ~3:30pm).
Lady Cards lose to Tahl 14-2. Will play
Tulsa Hale at noon on Thurs in consolations. -- Jim Riley (10/5/2011
two cancer survivor names submitted so far (10/4/2011) for Pink
If you need further information or would like to order a shirt,
refer a nominee, or donate to this very special ceremony please
contact Michelle Hawkins either by email- firstname.lastname@example.org or
Booster Sponsors way down from last year. (10/4/2011).
Contact Connie Collis email@example.com
I am hoping you can pass this along to local people for the support
of Chris. (I don't know him personally but love the fact that we
have a hometown guy we can cheer for!) Chris Collins is from Collinsville,
is a former marine and a father of two, and is competing on a national
show called Top Shot: for the title is the best marksman in the
US. They compete with everything from Gatling gun, pistols, recurve
bows, blow guns, rifles, canons. It airs on the History Channel
on Tuesday nights at 9pm. The field has been narrowed down to 7
from the original 16, and he is still competing. -- Go Chris! --
Rachel Stephens (10/4/2011)
Softball to Tahlequah 5A Regional ... play East Central at 2pm Thurs.
Oct. 6th (after Tahlequah & Hale) -- Ted 4:40pm 10/3/2011 (bracket
on intro page). The times are subject to change after the teams
discuss the initial OSSAA brackets -- per Jim Riley 4:45pm --
The Regional Softball tournament has been
moved up a day to Weds, Oct 5. The game times will remain the same.
-- Jim Riley 10/4/2011 Tues. 9:30am
closed Oct.10th (Columbus Day)
Daily News ... for & about Collinsville ... on
www.cvilleok.com -- Why wait til next week?
of Sept 2011
news archived Oct. 1st
total requests (during Sept. 2011) and a total of 197,885 pages
requested-- Ted 10/1/2011
had CDs ready since May 31st (& payment due) for
Katie Sowards, Tyler Taber, and Braden Varner. -- Ted
Wright -- August 18, 2011 (see #11: Frequently
Asked Questions for hours and payment options) -- 2011
for new CDs will not be processed until next January ... but you
can let me know if you are interested anytime before that: firstname.lastname@example.org
have unclaimed photo CDs for Katie Sullivan (2007), Cory
Flynn (2007), Jerica McColley (2008), Jeff James (2008), Chris Pelton
(2008), Shelby Charles (2009), Ethan Miller (2010), Ethan Carothers
(2010) and Dillon Harwood (2010). -- Ted 6/28/2011
photos are for sale (Photo Policy)
4x6 prints $2, 8x10 prints $5, or CD by sport/individual ($25-$40)
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