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6th Grade White Football -vs- Grove
September 29, 2012
Team Photo & Roster
Results from Oct. 1st city commission meet (action on Economic Development delayed). Agenda for Wed. Oct. 3rd (5:30pm) Special City Commission Meet: * Discussion and consideration of Economic Development in the City of Collinsville. * Discussion and possible action concerning contract with Stan Sallee regarding Economic Development.
7th Grade Football -vs- Coweta
September 27, 2012
Team Photo & Roster
8th & 9th Grade Football -vs- Coweta
September 27, 2012
Both Cardinal Teams 4-0 In Conference
CHS Football Cardinals Reach 4-1 Season Record
September 28, 2012
With 46-13 Win At Grove
Volleyball Update: HS & Junior High
September 30, 2012
Regional Tuesday / JrHi Metro Lakes Tourney Champs /
Victory Christian Games Sept. 25th
Bob & Ellen Moore Say Thanks
September 29, 2012
Followup To July 27th Grass Fire

Softball Update: HS & Junior High
September 29, 2012
Regional Here Next Wednesday / JrHi Finished 37-3
Congratulations To All The Cardinal Sports and Academic Teams and Students ... for all your hard work and effort -- Ted -- 7th Grade Volleyball won the conference tournament as well. - per Cherice Wheeler Check back for additional Homecoming and Founder's Day info for next weekend
Congratulations to Coach Ryan Christian and the 8th grade Volleyball team for winning the Metro Lakes Conference tournament. This group also won this tournament last year as 7th graders. -- Jim Riley 9/28/2012 (Check back for submitted photo)   Agenda For Monday Oct. 1st (5:30pm) City Commission Meet
September 29, 2012
Sallee Economic Dev / FEMA Flood Maps
CHS Senior Marissa Jennings Scored 35 on ACT -- per CHS Journalism SIte 9/28/2012 Check back for photos from 7th & 8th football games with Coweta Thurs. Ran out of battery before 9th game. -- Ted 9pm 9/27 Varsity volleyball lost to Catoosa (ranked #6 in 5A) 25-18, 22-25, 24-26, 25-27. -- Toni Slagle (9/27/2012)
The Oct. 1st Golf Tournament (associated with WWAH & The Chamber/Founder's Day) has been cancelled due to lack of players. -- per Shelly Campbell (9/27/2012) School Is Out Friday (Sept. 28th) for a teacher's professional day. Softball Regional here starts Wed. Oct 3rd. Volleyball Regional (at Catoosa) is Tuesday Oct.2nd CHS Football at Grove Friday
2nd Grade White Football -vs- Oologah
September 22, 2012
Team/Cheer Photo & Rosters
2nd Grade Red Football -vs- Bixby
September 22, 2012
Team Photo & Rosters
Circus Was Here Wednesday Near Herald Elementary 9/26/2012 Misc. News: 7th & 8th Volleyball Champs At Catoosa / Health & Wellness Meet (postponed)
September 26, 2012
Fusion Volleyball Tryouts / Mi'Shell Garrett's Dance For Love & Hope
CHS Volleyball wins over Victory Christian and CHS Softball win 7-1 over Oktaha here Tues. -- a few photos (much) later ... as I haven't even started yet on two 2nd grade football games from Saturday. -- Ted 8:50pm 9/25/2012 Kenneth Elton Hobbs (September 6, 1954 - September 24, 2012) Graveside services 2pm Friday, Sept 28, 2012 at the Ridgelawn Cemetery. Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home
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The 7th & 8th grade volleyball girls competed in the Catoosa Volleyball Tournament today. Both came away with championships! -- The 8th grade record now stands at 16-0 and the 7th grade is 15-1. Both are having outstanding seasons with two more home matches. We host Victory Christian on Tuesday starting at 4:00 and will finish the year hosting the Metro Lakes Conference Tournament on Friday. First matches starts at 8:30 and will run all day. These young ladies and coaches have worked extremely hard throughout the year. Come out and support them. Thanks, Art Smalygo (9/24/2012)
1st Grade Football -vs- Sapulpa
September 22, 2012
6-6 Tie Preserved By Saving Tackle
Roster & Cheerleader Team Photo
JrHi Volleyball (Metro Lakes Conf.) Tournament here Friday Sept 28 (no classes)
CHS Football At Grove Friday
The memorial service for Austin Lankford will be 2pm Saturday Sept. 29th, 2012 at Oologah Church of Christ (corner of Hwy 169 and 4080 Road) -- Per Heatherlee Creek 9/23/2012 Preliminary Oct. 2012 Calendar -- 9/24/2012 Ron Evans reports the Collinsville 8th Grade team won the Catoosa Volleyball Tournament today (beating Catoosa in the finals) -- Ted 9/24/2012 The softball game at Skiatook on Tues has been canceled. We are playing Oktaha at home on Tues at 5:00. -- Jim Riley 9/24/2012
Wilson 1st & 2nd Graders Display Truthfulness
September 22, 2012
Wilson Character Kids
Misc. News: JrHi Softball & Football Reports
September 23, 2012
5th Graders To Washington Exhibit / DeLozier Homer
CHS Football Cardinals Fall To Claremore Zebras
September 21, 2012
Kicking Game & Errors Hurt
The JV football game at Clarmore on Monday has been canceled. -- Jim Riley 9/22/2012 Louise Coursey (March 31, 1923 - September 20, 2012) Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home
Taste Of Collinsville
September 20, 2012
"Chew Dunnit" Mystery Theme
Check back in next few days for photos from 3 Elementary football games Saturday: 1st grade 6-6 with Sapulpa; 2nd White 24-0 over Oologah; and 2nd Red 32-0 over Bixby. -- Ted 11:45pm 9/22/2012  
Arubah Free Clinic Held City Park Event
September 19, 2012
Fun / Food / Entertainment
Very Small Group Of Collinsville Citizens Took The Time To Learn About Vision-2
September 19, 2012
City To Decide How To Spend Potential $3 Million
Results from 9/18/2012 Park Board Meet: Specific recommendations made for updating old park ordinances; Is fairground a "park"? -- Ted 1:20am Friday 9/21/2012 CHS Football Cardinals lost to Claremore Zebras (6-34) at Sallee Field -- 1st District Loss ... photos & details later -- Ted 10:20pm Friday
CHS Cardinal Softball team beats McAllister 1 to nothing to earn second place in our district. Good chance that we could host a regional. -- Jim Riley 9/20/2012 JrHi Softball: Rylee DeLozier hit a 2 run homer in the home game against Skiatook on Thursday. They beat Skiatook 11 to 0. The girls will play in the Broken Arrow tournament this Friday and Saturday and will wrap up their season against Claremore next Thursday. Good luck to the Cardinals and finish strong! -- Missy DeLozier 9/20/2012 (Check back for photo) Varsity volleyball beat Skiatook tonight in 3 games 25-12, 25-23, 25-20. -- Toni Slagle 9/20/2012
Melvin G. Atwell (January 30, 1925 - September 19, 2012) -- Services Pending -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home Annabeth Schwaesdall (May 11, 1927 - September 19, 2012) -- Former Oologah Postmaster -- Oologah Dolton Funeral Home
Meetings and events most of today ... check back for Wilson Elementary PTO photos, Arubah Park event photos, Vision-2 public hearing overview, ... and other backlogged news. -- Ted 11:30pm Wed. 9/19/2012 -- And did you know there were "Cardinals of the Day" on the school web site? Most of the 1946 "Just Thoughts" weekly columns by Lucile Ellingingwood Morrow were added online last week ... in a slow, but on-going effort to recover decades of this slice of rural Collinsville life. -- Ted -- 9/19/2012
Based on what I'm seeing on Facebook this morning: Austin Langford passed away at 1am Wednesday Sept. 19, 2012. Austin was a 2012 CHS grad who has battled leukemia. (Sample previous coverage) -- Ted Wright 9/19/2012 10am Results from 9/17/2012 City Meet: S-Curve Complete. $5K check, $13K phone system, pink month ... -- Ted 9/19/2012
Varsity volleyball defeated Coweta (ranked #14 in 5A) 25-15, 26-24, and 25-18. -- Toni Slagle (9/19/2012)
Channel 2 Coverage of Arubah Free Clinic -- 9/18/2012 Check back later for results from Monday city meet and Tuesday park board meet -- 10am Wed. -- Ted Misc. News: Taylor & Lenhart Running For RSU / Call For Arts And Crafts & Food Vendors
September 18, 2012
Medicare Open Enrollment Seminars
Wednesday: Sept. 19th Public Hearing to discuss local Vision 2 projects. -- Ted -- 9/13/2012 Arubah Fun Night at City Park 6-7:30pm Wed. Sept. 19th 6th Grade Red Football Team & Cheer Photos
September 15, 2012
Game Here -vs- Broken Arrow Orange
Varsity volleyball beat Berryhill (ranked #9 in 4A) in 3 games 25-19, 25-15, and 25-11. -- Toni Slagle (9/17/2012)
The varsity softball team beat Coweta 5-2 in a district game. -- Jim Riley 9/17/2012 Park Board Meets Tuesday 4:30pm
September 17, 2012
Ordinance Revision Discussion
Misc. News: Morgans Honored For Life Saving Efforts
September 17, 2012
JrHi Football -vs- BK / Founders Day Activities Listed
CHS Football Cardinals Host Claremore Friday Sept. 21 See September Calendar for many other activities this week
Kathryn Nadean (Pavey) Bell (May 11, 1929 - September 16, 2012) At age 83. She was born in Collinsville in 1929 to Fred and Irene (Lawrence) Pavey. She worked as a Sales Clerk for Bayouth’s Department Store for over 20 years. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at the Faith Fellowship Church. -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home
Will you please post on CvilleOk that Newt Salisbury is up for the Tulsa World Player of the week. However, the selection is done by popular vote. -- draperou1 (9/16/2012) Check back for a backlog of submitted news from past few days. -- Ted -- 8:30pm Monday 9/17/2012 (also 6th Red FB from Sat and City meet Monday 9/17)    
Collinsville Cross Country Teams Finish Well At Own Meet
September 13, 2012
JrHi Girls 1st, HS Girls & JrHi Boys 2nd
Wilson Elementary Character Kids
September 16, 2012
September "Truthfulness" Recognition
New Playground Equipment Installed At Charlie's Park
September 15, 2012
Neighborhood Park Was Donated To City In 2004
Misc. News: CHS Jr-Sr Parent Meet / Scholarship Info / Patchworkers
September 16, 2012
Numerous Fundraisers Including 2nd Cheer
Varsity volleyball placed 3rd in the Bartlesville Tournament this weekend. In pool play they beat Mustang 26-24, 25-17, 22-25, 25-9 and Ponca City 25-13, 25-16, 25-18 and lost to Bartlesville (ranked #10 in 6A) 18-25, 25-22, 17-25, 16-25. We lost to Shawnee (ranked #10 in 5A) in the first round of the winners bracket 23-25, 18-25, 10-25 and beat Bishop Kelley JV for a 3rd place finish 25-22, 25-23, 25-22. Kyrston Wheeler was named all-tournament. Good job, Lady Cards! -- Toni Slagle 9/15/2012
Misc. News: FFA Conference / Homecoming Parade Info & Mum Offer
September 14, 2012
Free Tutoring / Pink Softball Tournament
CHS Football -vs- Oologah
September 14, 2012
Cardinals Reach 3 Wins & No Losses
Sep 19th: Flu Shots Available at School CHS Volleyball girls lost to Bishop Kelley JV 12-25, 19-25, and 10-25. -- Toni Slagle (9/13/2012)
Agenda For Monday Sept. 17th (5pm) City Commission Meet
September 13, 2012
$13K Phone System / Pink & Red Reports
Results from 9/10/2012 City Commission Meet including initial Vision-2 tax discussion (preliminary Collinsville wish list) Sept. 19th Public Hearing to discuss local Vision 2 projects. -- Ted -- 9/13/2012 Results from 9/10/2012 School Board Meet -- Full Accreditation with no deficiencies  
Charles David Moreland (December 27, 1944 - September 12, 2012) Services Pending. Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home
5th Grade Football -vs- Coweta Orange
September 8, 2012
Collinsville Win 35-0 / Team Photo & Roster
Go Cardinals ... Beat The Mustangs ... CHS Football Here Friday Night Thursday Sept. 13th: CHS Cross Country Open here (Var Girls 2nd, Var Boys 4th, JrHi Girls 1st, JrHi Boys 2nd) ... photos later
4th Grade Football -vs- Jenks Silver
September 8, 2012
Collinsville Lost Tough 0-6 Game / Team Photo & Roster
Misc. News: Book Fair / Band Breakfast / RSU XC Former Cardinals / HRC Club
September 11, 2012
New Soccer League / Beth Moore Simulcast
Wendall Clifton Evans, 92, of Leawood, KS, passed away Wednesday, August 15, 2012. Funeral Service will be held Friday, August 17th, 10:00 am, McGilley State Line Chapel, burial following in Mt. Washington Forever Cemetery. (Indepedence, MO). Wendall was born March 8, 1920 in Collinsville, Oklahoma to Chancy and Elizabeth (Cunningham) Evans. He married Ruby Davison in 1941. Survivors include his wife, Ruby; sister, Waneta Reynolds; brother, Jerry Evans and numerous nieces and nephews.
Check back for photos from Charlie's Park, 4th-5th football, ... -- Ted 9/10 -- And city & school meeting results. The J.H. Boy's XC Team finished 2nd this Saturday at the Bartlesville Jeff Potter Memorial Invitational. Very proud of those guys. -- Coach Dutton 9/10/2012
Chamber of Commerce September Meet
September 6, 2012
Newspaper Marketing Was Topic
7th & 8th Grade Volleyball
September 6, 2012
Wins Over Bartlesville
Varsity volleyball girls lost to Booker T. Washington (ranked #2 in 5A) 17-25, 20-25 and Shawnee (ranked #7 in 5A) 22-25, 18-25. Then, they beat Tahlequah (ranked #11 in 5A) 25-18, 25-11. In the semi-finals they lost to Oklahoma Bible Academy (ranked #10 in 5A) 17-25, 25-23, 12-25. Kyrston Wheeler made the alternative team. -- Toni Slagle 9/9/2012
CHS Football Win At Catoosa
September 7, 2012
Cards Are 2 & 0 After Lightning Delay
Misc. News: Collinsville FFA Chapter Was First In Oklahoma
September 8, 2012
FFA Blue & Gold Sales / Smith Summer Softball
Faye Irene Brazeal (October 27, 1928 - September 5, 2012) Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home I have photos from two kid football games Saturday morning and will try to have them online in a few days. The 4th grade lost 0-6 to Jenks and the 5th grade beat Coweta Orange 35-0. -- Ted 9/8/2012 Cardinal Softball: We won all 3 pool games today. Skiatook 6-5 / Henryetta 5-2 / Norman North 4-0. -- Jim Riley -- Sat. 9/8/2012 The make up softball game with Tulsa Hale rescheduled for Sept 21 has been cancelled. -- Riley 9/8
The gust front that passed thru Collinsville (and Northeast Oklahoma) late this afternoon left these power poles almost down (on either side of the Post Office) On Center Street (at 11th). I have power out still at 4:50pm at the Museum downtown ... and it was out at my house near the middle school. -- Ted Wright Friday Sept. 7, 2012 (Downtown power was back about 6pm)
The CHS Football Cardinals beat Catoosa 34-10 Friday night ... in lightning delayed game at Catoosa. later -- Ted 11:45pm
The varsity volleyball girls competed in the first day of the competitive Catoosa tournament today finishing 2-2. They beat Victory Christian (ranked #5 in 5A) 25-21, 25-19 and Verdigris (ranked #4 in 4A) 25-15, 25-18 and lost to Catoosa (ranked #8 in 5A) 21-25, 22-25 and Oklahoma Bible Academy (ranked #10 in 5A) 18-25, 24-26. -- Toni Slagle 9/7/2012
Go Cardinals -- if you can't be in Catoosa to cheer on the football Cardinals tonight ... you can still check out the game on -- Ted -- Friday 9/7/2012 3:40pm Friday the cool front has apparently arrived ... wind gusts and power out for a few minutes downtown -- Ted 9/7/2012
Misc. News: JrHi Football At Claremore / Huge Tent & Circus Here Sept. 26th
September 7, 2012
Library Honored / College Fair Sunday
Agenda For Monday Sept. 10th (7pm) School Board Meet
September 7, 2012
Biz Town / Surplus Items / Hires
7th Grade Volleyball win over Bartlesville (25-20, 21-25, 15-10) & 8th Grade Volleyball win over Bartlesville (25-16 & 25-18) -- A few photos later -- Ted Thursday 9/6/2012 Didn't stop for photo but saw progress today on pedistrian controls at 19th & S-Curve and sidewalk to CHS. -- Ted 9/6/2012 Agenda For Monday Sept. 10th (4pm) City Commission Meet
September 6, 2012
Next Round of Vision 2025 Tax / Hazard Mitization
9th Grade Football -vs- Bartlesville
August 30, 2012 (Online 9/5/2012)
Frosh Cards Lost To Bruins
City Commission did not meet Tuesday Sept. 4th (lacked quorum) Chamber of Commerce Met Thursday (Sept. 6th) ... check back for results CHS Football at Catoosa Friday Night (Sept. 7th)
More Cross Country Team Photos
August 30, 2012 (Online 9/4/2012)
7th & 8th Graders + JV
8th Grade Football Team Photo
August 30, 2012 (Online 9/4/2012)
Sample Photos From Bartlesville Game
Police Dispatcher-Jailer - The City of Collinsville is seeking a full time emergency dispatcher. The candidate must be willing and able to work various shifts, some weekends and holidays. Computer skills are necessary. Must possess a valid Oklahoma driver license. High school or GED equivalent required. Full benefit package is available. Drug testing required. Applications can be made at City Hall, 106 N. 12th, Collinsville, OK or e-mail resume to: Collinsville is an Equal Opportunity Employer.-- (9/4/2012)
CCC Band Preview
August 28, 2012 (Online 9/3/2012)
Parents' Preview of 2012 "Pompeii" Show
Cross Country Owasso Meet
August 30, 2012 (Online 9/3/2012)
Varsity, JV & JrHi Runs
Mary Joan Westbrook (September 5, 1924 - September 1, 2012) Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home
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Labor Day
CHS Football Win At Skiatook
August 31, 2012
Collinsville Cardinals Solid In Season Opener
Agenda For Tuesday Sept. 4th City Commission Meet -- Did Not Meet (No Quorum)
September 1, 2012
Stan Sallee Contract For Economic Development / Next Round of Vision 2025 Tax
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