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CHS Soccer -vs- East Central
Feb. 26, 2013

Scrimmage Here Tuesday
CHS Basketball Girls Lost To East Central
Feb. 28, 2013

At Area Tournament Thursday At Bixby
Hello Ted, this is Doug Pavey, just wanted to let you know my mother Juanita Pavey passed away early this morning at the nursing home here in Collinsville. She had been under hospice care for a few weeks. -- 3/1/2013 Juanita Pavey (September 23, 1926 - March 1, 2013) Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home. Funeral services 10am Monday, March 4, 2013 at the Collinsville Free Will Baptist Church. Jean Marie Keys (June 10, 1957 - February 28, 2013) Oologah Dolton Funeral Home
The Skiatook/Collinsville Baseball games are switching. Collinsville will play at Skiatook on Friday and Skiatook will play at Collinsville on Monday. Same starting times at both places. -- Jim Riley 2/28/2013 School Board Agenda For Monday March 4th
March 1, 2013

Administrative Rehires / "Rachel's Challenge"
The CHS Basketball Girls will have to play again to have a chance for State. They ran into a buzz saw -vs- East Central in the first half (9-22) before hitting three 3-pointers in a row in the 3rd quarter to make it a game again (20-28) and scrapped within 5 with 4:15 left in the game (30-35) ... but lost 37-49. They will face Chickasha at Sapulpa 3pm Saturday. -- Photos later -- Ted 11pm 2/28/2013
Marissa Jennings Selected As Academic All State
February 28, 2013

14 CHS Seniors Are "Academic Scholars"
CHS "The Situation" on CardinalTV and on YouTube -- 2/27/2013 with Alma Mater, Blade Nelson interview, clips from State Wrestling Finals & Girls Basketball Regional, ...
If you are needing a $5 book for the "Shop Save & Win" promotion ... the CHS Basketball Girls are selling them also. -- Ted 2/27/2013 Misc. News: Pre-Prom Style Show / Yearbook Online Orders / Girls Golf Schedule
February 28, 2013

Tulsa World Sold / DeLozier & Prock Awards / Summer Tour
SEC SPECIALIST OF THE WEEK (Gymnastics) Senior All-American Kelci Lewis competed in two events for the Razorbacks as Arkansas tied Alabama 197.100-197.100 on Friday. She recorded a 9.925 on vault as the Razorbacks totaled 49.425 on the apparatus, the third highest vault rotation in school history. Lewis later won the floor exercise with a 9.925 and led Arkansas to a 49.350 in that event, helping secure the tie with Alabama. Each of the marks for Lewis were career highs.
First $1000 Check Presented To "Shop Save & Win" Winner
February 26, 2013

Collinsville Chamber of Commerce Promotion Continues
Go Lady Cards ... Beat East Central ... Thursday at Bixby (Basketball Area Tournament)
Tues: CHS Soccer scrimmage here -vs- East Central. Girls 5-2, Boys trail 0-1 at half. Photos later. -- Ted 2/26/2013
I just received notice this morning that the Catoosa Track meet this Friday has been rescheduled for Monday the 4th. Unfortunately we won't be attending. The day before our pie auction will be too important in preparation. Picking up a meet to replace this one will be looked at but is unlikely at this point. Sorry for any inconveniences and hope to see you next Tuesday at the pie auction. Remember that it will held at the middle school commons this year. -- Thanks, Sean Tesar (2/26/2013)
The Band Directors just received an email this morning that the Claremore Contest has been cancelled and will not be rescheduled. -- Connie Collis --7am 2/26/2013 Can you put on your web site/school web site that the 2013 high school yearbooks are still on sale for $40, but will be $45 after spring break? -- Sally Bowman 2/26/2013 -- Orders may be made online at
Orders Due By March 18th For Unique CHS Student Photo CDs
February 25, 2013

Specific Photos For This School Year Only
Construction of CHS 2013 Grad Pages Has Been Underway For Years
January 25, 2013

Help/Photos Needed To Finish Before May 1st
Carolyn Louise Vinson (May 8, 1943 - February 23, 2013) Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home. Graveside Service 2pm Wed. February 27, 2013 in Sperry Misc. News: Special Needs Transition Fair / Winter Storm Emergency
February 25, 2013

Steidley Triathlon For Arubah / Resourceful Kids
The Cardinal Girls BB team will play East Central on Thurs. at Bixby at 8:00 in the first game of the Area Tournament. If they win they advance to the State Tournament. If they lose they will play on Sat. at Sapulpa at 3:00.-- Jim Riley 2/24/2013
CHS Wrestlers Are 5A State Champs For 3rd Year In A Row
February 23, 2013

Plus Individual Titles For 5 Wrestlers
CHS Basketball Girls Are Regional Champs
February 23, 2013

Another 1-Point Win Over Bishop Kelley
Midnight Saturday: I've been away from my computer for 12 hours but will later have photos for the CHS Basketball Girls hoisting the regional trophy and the CHS Wrestlers hoisting the 5A State wrestling trophy along with individual champs: Moody, Jeffries, Steltzlen, Harding and Helm. -- Ted 2/23/2013
State Wrestling Tournament: Cards put 9 in state finals. Moody, Jeffries, Findley, Heiden, Steltzlen, Harding, Helm, Abkemeier, and Priddy all won their semi final matches. Cards running away with team title. Finals are at 5:30 Sat. -- Jim Riley 2/22/2013
James "JR" Ralph Arnold (December 6, 1971 - February 21, 2013) Oologah Dolton Funeral Home Misc. News: ECC Cardinals of Character
February 22, 2013

CHS Blood Drive / CHS Investors 4th of 50 JA Teams
HHH Casino Night Sat. Feb. 23rd
"Egg Drop Demo - Newton's 1st Law"
Video Feb. 22, 2013
More Science Photos & Videos on Ryan Frame's CHS Page
Go Cardinals!!!
Regional Friday: CHS basketball boys will play on Fri Feb 22nd at 8pm -vs- Edison at Edison. Regional Saturday: CHS Basketball Girls play 1:30pm -vs- Bishop Kelley at BK. If CHS Boys win Friday they play again Saturday 7pm at Edison. State Wrestling
(Fri 10:30am & 5pm --
Sat 10:30am / 5:30pm) at OKC
Feb. 21st varsity soccer games vs. Oologah have been cancelled and rescheduled for Monday 25th at Collinsville, 5 and 7pm. Thanks! Coach Schubert (2/21/2013) 12:30pm
President's Day Coloring Contest Winners
February 20, 2013

Home Representative Contest At Wilson Elem.
CHS Basketball Ladies Advance At Regional
February 21, 2013

Defeated Skiatook 47-32
First Significant Snow Of This Winter
February 20, 2013

Wet Morning Snow Wednesday
CHS Soccer Scrimmages With Tulsa Rogers
February 19, 2013

Girls Won Easily Here Tuesday
Misc. News: Veterans Roof In Progress / Band Spaghetti Dinner / Tony Conner Wrestle Title
February 20, 2013

Reading Dog / OHP Snow Warning
We just received confirmation that the Claremore (band) contest tomorrow has been officially rescheduled for next Tuesday(2/26). The jazz band competition on Friday(2/22) is still good. -- Mr. Still (2/20/2012) CHS "The Situation" Video on CardinalTV or YouTube. -- 2/20/2013
Congrats to the 8th grade Boys Basketball team for winning their second straight Metro Lakes Conference championship. They were undefeated in conference play. Their only loss was in the finals of the Zebra Classic vs Claremore. They had beaten Claremore twice in conference play. -- Jim Riley 2/20/2013 (Last Year)
The Collinsville Chamber of Commerce Facebook page reports Laurel Molini as the first $1000 winner in the on-going Shop $ave and Win promotion. -- Ted 10:45pm Tuesday 2/19/2013 Snow is falling this Wednesday 2/20/2013 ... check back for a few photos. -- Ted 9:15am ... stopped falling about noon
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Check back for a few photos from CHS soccer scrimmage with Rogers -- 2/19/2013  
Misc. News: CHS School Hymn Revived / Track Pie Auction Scheduled / Indoor Track At Enid
February 18, 2013

Class Reunion With The Drillers / Patchworkers Meet
CHS Baseball here (Owasso Thurs. & Union Friday) Regional Basketball begins Thurs.
Local Ordinances Against Smoking Questioned By State
February 18, 2013

Veterans Roof Trusses Arrived / New Vehicle For Code Enforcement
5A State Wrestling Brackets -- 2/18/2013 No school Monday Feb. 18th, 2013
Very proud of the Collinsville Varsity Girls Soccer team! They won the Skiatook pre season tournament with 1-1 tie against Pryor, 1-0 Win over Skiatook, 8-0 Win over Miami, and 1-0 Win over Oologah .... WAY TO GO GIRLS!!!!! -- Cristal Prather 2/17/2013
Collinsville Wrestlers Dominated 5A East Regional
February 15-16, 2013

11 CHS Wrestlers Qualified For State Meet
2013 Miss Collinsville Pageant
February 16, 2013

Clara Gregory (Miss) & Brooklynne Bond (Teen)
Check back for photos from Miss Collinsville Pageant: Clara Gregory is the 2013 Miss Collinsville and Brooklynn Bond is the new Miss Collinsville Teen. Courtney Tairent was teen runner-up.-- Ted 10:15pm Sat. 2/16/2013
Check back later for a few photos from Friday evening's Regional Wrestling with only 1 loss in the 13 Collinsville matches I saw. -- Ted Wright 10pm Friday 2/15/2013 -- Jim Riley's Report: Moody, Jeffries, Findley, Heiden, Steltzlen, Harding, Helm, Haymaker, Barton, Abkemeier, and Priddy won their semi final matches to earn a spot in the regional finals and stamp their ticket to the state tournament. 11 in the regional finals.
Regional basketball (Girls Brackets) (Boys Brackets) start Feb 21 & 22 Miss Collinsville Pageant Saturday Feb. 16th CHS Baseball Scrimmage -vs- Union
February 14, 2013

Informal Action Here Starts 2013 Season
CHS Basketball Split With Coweta
February 12, 2013

Final Home Game / Senior Night
Misc. News: Silver Dollar "Cash Mobbed" / RSU Softball Preview
February 15, 2013

Sallee Field Entry Inprovements
Misc. News: Cash Mob Downtown Feb. 14th / Prom Zoo Info
February 13, 2013

Wilson Kids Resourceful / Not A "Real" Snow?
Fun Science Lab Projects
February 12, 2013

In Mrs. Bird's Middle School Class
Senior Night: CHS Basketball Girls won 49-40 over Coweta. The Boys lost 29-58. Check back for a few photos later. -- Ted 10:15pm Tuesday ... also a bit of evening snow on cars and grass but melting on warm roadways ... after light misting rain most of the day. CHS "The Situation" on CardinalTV and on YouTube -- Feb. 13, 2013 (with Dual State video & Marissa Jennings Interview)
Collinsville Rural Fire On Duty -- Rogers County man thanks smoke alarm for safe escape from early-morning fire. -- KJRH video link Submitted by Rick Wright 2/11/2013 -- (Scott family home) An Account has been set up at RCB Bank for the Scott's -- per Lori Evans 2/11/2013
CHS Wrestlers Are Dual State Champions
February 9, 2013

Third Straight 5A State Title
Misc. News: 8th Grade Basketball Champs / New QB Club Officers / Cheer Tryouts
February 9, 2013

Cherokee Lawsuit / Small Business Agenda
Newt Salisbury Signs For NEO Football
February 7, 2013

At Miami, OK THis Fall
Chamber of Commerce Feb. Meet
February 7, 2013

Clay Staires Hiring Tips
CHS Wrestling Cardinals are now 3-time Dual State Champs --Ted 9:30pm Saturday 2/9/2013
The 8th grade girls BB team beat Claremore 45-24 to advance to the finals in the Zebra Classic. They will play at 12:00 on Sat. -- Jim Riley 2/8/2013 Vote For Shelbie Kirby before Feb. 28th -- Vype Magazine "Miss Basketball"
Misc. News: Logan Shaw Spokesman For Surgeons & UTA Team #1
Feb. 8, 2013

Library Dog / Found Dog / RSU: Taylor & Curtis
February 15th Is Cutoff For First Shop $ave & Win $1000 Drawing
The 9th grade boys BB team lost to Skiatook on Thurs 51-34 in the semi finals of the Zebra Classic. -- Jim Riley 2/8/2013
CHS Basketball Split With Tahlequah
Feb. 5, 2013

Girls Won Here Tuesday / Boys Close
Go Cardinals! JrHi Basketball: The 7th grade girls BB team lost 34-25 to Coweta in the Zebra Classic on Thurs. The 8th grade boys BB team beat Tahlequah 30-26 to advance to the finals of the Zebra Classic in Claremore Thurs. They will play at 1:00 on Sat. -- Jim Riley 2/7/2013
CHS "The Situation" .. CardinalTV version -- 2/6/2013 (YouTube version ) The Collinsville Soil Program has announced that March 1st is the deadline to sign up for free soil testing. -- Ted -- Feb. 7th, 2013 -- [3105 of 3654 signed up properties have been tested. 52 of 197 restoration projects have been completed].
The Miss Collinsville and Miss Collinsville Outstanding Teen Pageant will be Saturday, February 16th at Faith Fellowship Church in Collinsville at 6:30pm. (same location as it's been the past 4 years). And YES there is EXCITING NEWS!!! Kelsey Cartwright Horton, Miss Oklahoma 2008, and a Collinsville graduate, will be our Emcee for the evening. -- Corbi Goddard (2/6/2013) ... check back for more details and 2012 photos
Juanita Marie Beaver Lowe (December 27, 1924 - February 4, 2013) Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home
CHS Class of 2013 -- I have started showing a preview of the unfinished pages to individual seniors this week (during flex hour at CHS). I posted a page last week with additional info but have received photos for only one student so far. The pages won't be online until May 1st. -- Ted Wright 2/6/2013 Preliminary CHS Baseball Schedule -- 2/6/2013
Misc.News: ECC Character Kids
Feb. 5, 2013

Wilson Elementary Character Kids
Misc.News: Sod Vandalized / Warm Weather For Spring Practices / CHS Baseball Schedule Released
Feb. 6, 2013

Cherokee History / HRC Club Meet
JrHi Basketball Conference Tournament: The boys 7th grade basketball team beat Tahlequah 29-19 in the first round of the Zebra classic in Claremore. The 9th grade boys beat Tahlequah 39-33 to advance in the same tourney. The 8th grade boys best Claremore 44-22 to advance also. -- Jim Riley 2/4/2013 Have just received (unofficial) word that the Miss Collinsville Pageant will be Feb.16, 2013 and that Kelsey (Cartwright) Horton will be the emcee. I don't know location, time, or any other details? -- Ted Wright 2/5/2013 noon
CHS Baseball Banquet Featured Father - Son Pitchers
Feb. 2, 2013

Former Major Leaguer & Current Tulsa Driller
Monday Feb. 4th city commission & school board results. -- Ted -- 2/5/2013 CHS basketball here Tuesday (2/5) -vs- Tahlequah. CHS Ladies won 58-55 but boys lost 38-39. -- photos later.
Pamela Carol Whittle (January 14, 1947 - February 2, 2013) Services Pending Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home Misc. News: 3rd Grade Basketball / WWAH Pet Adoptions / HHH Casino Night
Feb. 4, 2013

QB Club Meets Feb. 11th
I'm between meetings now without time to update the city commission page (and too dark for a photo of reported vehicle vandalism to the new trail & sod in the park). -- Ted 6:20pm Monday 2/4/2013
Misc. News: Jalapeno Grill Extra CEF Support
Feb. 3, 2013

2013 Track Schedules / Baseball Signups Continue
JrHi Wrestling State Tournament
Feb. 1-2, 2013

Conners & Robbins 1st
CHS Basketball Split With Pryor
Feb. 1, 2013

Queen Shelbie Kirby Crowned By King Kendall Curtis
Alice Harriett Just Wilson (December 9, 1920 - February 1, 2013) Funeral Services 10am Tues., February 5, 2013 at the Collinsville First Baptist Church. Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home
School Board Agenda For Monday Feb. 4th
February 2, 2013

Superintendent's Contract Renewal
City Agenda For Monday Feb. 4th
Feb. 2, 2013

Mostly Consent Agenda
Construction of CHS 2013 Grad Pages Has Been Underway For Years
January 25, 2013

Help/Photos Needed To Finish Before May 1st
Feburary School Lunch & Breakfast Menus -- 1/31/2013 First I heard of it was today, but apparently US Postage rate increased Jan. 27th. (1st class up 1 cent to 46 cents). -- Ted 1/31/2012
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