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Channel 2 TV reports Collinsville team ("Guns & Hoses") won the Tulsa dodge ball charity tournament. One of the members of the featured "Fresh Prince of Ball-Air" team is Ryan Flanary (CHS 1999) playing for "The Little Lighthouse" charity. -- 6/30/2013
VCO Hog Fry was Saturday
(June 29th)
City Fireworks Tuesday (July 2nd). City Hall will be closed on the 4th and Thursday trash pickup moves to Friday the 5th.
Former CHS Cardinal Continues Baseball Success
June 30, 2013

Davis Chester In Red Sox Organization
Misc. News: CHS Speed Camp In July
June 28, 2013

"Nusiance" Property Cleaned / Large Transformer Moved Through Town
Agenda For July 1st City Meet
June 28, 2013

ReZone / Contracts / Economic Development / Personnel Manual Changes
Park Improvement Construction Continues
June 26, 2013

Will Hopefully Be Only Minor Inconvenince To July 2nd Crowd
Summer Softball
June 27, 2013

CHS Lady Cards -vs- Kansas & Hilldale
Unidentified pedestrian killed on Highway 169 late Monday evening (near 126th St.) -- per Channel 6 TV report 6/25/2013 (6/27 TV report says it was Dennis Jones from Tulsa)
Misc. News: Curtis and Taylor On RSU Honors Lists
June 25, 2013

Train Photo / Student Volunteers & Feedback Requested
<<<--- CHS students ... would you like to volunteer to help with this web site? (This summer and/or during the school year ...) Project Status Placeholder page 6/25/2013
Results from June 24th School Board Meet: ~$20 million bond vote likely in October for (TBA) school improvements. Gloretta Isabell Wickham (February 21, 1938 - June 22, 2013) Funeral services 10am Thursday, June 27, 2013 at the Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home Chapel. William 'Bill" Alan Dolton (December 28, 1959 - June 23, 2013) U.S. Veteran ... Funeral Services 11am Friday, June 28, 2013 at Holdenville Cemetery. Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home. Note: William is brother of Collinsville Funeral Director Jim Dolton.
Garage sale June 27th & 28th 8 to 5. Washer/Dryer, floormate, tools, Pampered Chef, and many more items. 11406 E. 177th St. N. Collinsville. -- paid advertisement Tentative July 2013 Calendar + August Collinsville Family Pharmacy will be closed Thursday July 4th and will reopen with normal business hours on Friday July 5th.
Misc. News: JrHi Football Summer Pride To Start / Patchworkers Meet
June 24, 2013

Short & Rusher Bowler Recognition / Storm Shelters
Water tower paint project due to start June 25th Hog Fry at VCO Saturday
6/19 Job Posting for: 11th & 12th Grade Counselor at CHS I put the majority of the Nifty Fifties class prints in the mail this morning. Just a few more loose ends before they are all complete. -- Ted 6/24/2013
"Southern Charm ... a Boutique" Is Latest To Be "Cash Mobbed"
June 20, 2013

Collinsville Downtown Inc. Event Every Other Month
School Board Agenda For Monday June 24th
June 20, 2013

Potential Bond Issue Discussion
The City of Collinsville is seeking a full-time Maintenance II worker for the city’s Water & Sewer Distribution Department. This position performs a variety of semi-skilled and/or skilled tasks and routine activities in constructing, repairing, installing and maintenance of the water and sewer system. Experience with excavators preferred. Must be willing to acquire a CDL license. Competitive salary and excellent benefits package; includes health, dental, vision insurance, life insurance and retirement Position also offers paid holidays, sick and vacation time. Health, dental and life insurance for city employees are paid 100% by City and 85% for dependents. Must possess a valid Oklahoma Driver's License. Drug Testing required. Applications can be made at City Hall, 106 N 12th Street, Collinsville, OK 74021 or by email to Resumes must be accompanied with an application. -- (6/19/2013 advertisement)
Cherokee Tag Office Expanded In Collinsville
June 18, 2013

New Building Just Behind Former Location
19,000 Tags Worth $2.3 Million Issued Last Year
Updated Jalapeno Grill Online Menu -- June 2013
Shop Collinsville
7th & 8th Grade Volleyball Camp
June 18, 2013

Collinsville Athletes Joined By A Few From Sperry
Misc. News: City Park Construction
June 18, 2013

QB Club Wants Your Help / Cardinal Bird
Collinsville - Kenneth Tedder, 70, died Monday (June 10, 2013). Services pending, Mark Griffith-Westwood Funeral Home, Tulsa. -- per 6/11/2013 Tulsa World City commission results June 17th: City Park Fireworks will be Tuesday July 2nd. Cemetery mowing delayed. Water tower interior painting begins June 25th. -- Ted 6/17/2013 9pm
I still have individual student photo CDs that need to be picked up. My ESC office (1902 W. Maple): -- Ted Wright -- 6/26/2013 (for Seth Williams, Sam Smith, Newt Salisbury, Dylan Helm, and Colby Cole) Cora Udilla Keith (February 19, 1912 - June 16, 2013) Funeral Services 2pm Thurs., June 20, 2013 at Community Church. Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home. -- Obituary -- (Previous Coverage: 100th Birthday in 2012)
Education Foundation Fundraiser
June 10, 2013

Annual Golf Tournament Moved to "The Greens"
Misc. News: WWAH Fundraiser At Scoops / Foster Care Bags Need Donations
June 17, 2013

Senator Brinkley Report / CDI Workshop For Online Presence
Agenda For June 17th City Meet
June 10, 2013

Agreement With INCOG On 911 Maintenance
Second $1000 Winner Announced
June 12, 2013

Pam Grussendorf's Entry Was Drawn
Two More Chances To Win This Year
7th & 8th grade Girls Volleyball Camp will be held in the HS Gym on June 18th & 19th, 9:00 to 11:30. Cost of the camp is $15. Email or call Art Smalygo 638-5055 to enroll. (Additional 2013 Volleyball Info)
Garage Sale (June 21 and 22) 8 am - 3 pm (no early birds) -- 803 N 10th, Collinsville, Ok (corner of 10th and Union ... Log house) -- paid advertisement 6/10/2013 Garage Sale + Lost Pet Ad info (cvilleokFAQ) ... see #8 & 11
2013 Hogs 'N' Hot Rods
June 8, 2013

Great Weather / Fun / Crowd
In Historic Downtown Collinsville
2013 Nifty Fifties Reunion
June 8, 2013

1950's CHS Student Annual Gathering
Public Hearing On City Budget Thursday
June 10, 2013

Yearly Budget Approval Process June 13th 4pm
Twin Baby Girls Born To Ashley & Brian Phillips
June 10, 2013

Girls Were Born May 5th
Representative Sears Spoke To Collinsville Chamber
June 6, 2013

2013 Legislative Session Summary
2nd Cherokee Nation Sponsored 5K Run
June 7, 2013

Hundreds Took To The Streets Of Collinsville
I finally have the 2013 individual photo CDs completed. My schedule is hard to predict for the next week or so ... but if you would like to pick up your CD, email me and we can schedule time & place. -- Ted Wright ( 6/7/2013 -- 4:30pm
Congratulations to Brooklynne Bond, Miss Collinsville's Outstanding Teen, for Winning the Fitness/Active Wear Competition in the 1st Teen Preliminary Competition yesterday!!! -- Corbi Goddard 6/7/2013 via Facebook at the Miss Oklahoma Pageant
Map for Hogs 'N' Hot Rods activities downtown Saturday June 8th. And don't forget portions of 19th Street, Broadway, 5th, and Walnut will be closed for the 5K run tonight (Friday ~8pm). And Main Street downtown will be closed Saturday. -- Ted 6/7/2013 Herman H. Thomason (September 23, 1924 - June 5, 2013) Funeral services 2pm Monday, June 10, 2013 at the Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home.
Misc. News: First Baptist VBS
June 6, 2013

OHP Seeks Trooper Recruits / Key Found
Saturday June 8th -- Multi-family yard sale -- Includes sofa, love seat, 2 soft chairs, lamps, small tables, toys and many more items. -- 1307 W. Spring St., Collinsville.  
69th D-Day Anniversary in Normandy (June 6, 1944) -- 6/6/2013 Rep. Earl Sears will speak at the Collinsville Chamber of Commerce luncheon meet Thursdayday (noon at the Library) 6/6/2013 -- Photo later Elementary Girls Basketball Camp
June 5, 2013

At CHS This Week
Junior High Band Awards
June 4, 2013

First Announced April 30th
Misc. News: Daughter Of 70's CHS Grads Earns Medical Degree
June 5, 2013

5th Grade Dog Show Success / 7th Grade Boys Basketball
Senator Brinkley Comments On Oklahoma "Resilience"
June 4, 2013

Following Storm Damage and Deaths
Moonlight 5K Run printable registration form (doc) -- ... and have a report ~700 runners have signed up already -- Ted 11am 6/4/2013 The Miss Oklahoma Pageant is this weekend with our Miss Collinsville contestants. -- Ted 6/4/2013
6/3/2013 School Board results ... cafeteria lunch prices increased a quarter. -- Ted -- 11pm Monday "Moonlight 5K Run benefits Collinsville Park improvements- Friday June 7th - 8pm start!" -- Just saw this on Facebook ... I had received no prior info on this event the evening before Hogs 'N' Hot Rods. -- Ted 11:15pm Monday 6/3/2013 -- (Last Year - 2012)
Misc. News: Shop-Save-Win Drawing At Hogs Saturday / Carothers In Tulsa Pro Soccer
June 3, 2013

Bull Stampede In July / Memorial Flowers
Note: The girls basketball camps began Monday morning ... I'll try to get a few photos later. -- Ted -- 6/3/2013 Results from 6/3/2013 City Meet -- Water tower interior to be painted soon
Jerry Don Collier (October 20, 1940 - June 1, 2013) Funeral Service 2pm Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at Collinsville Baptist Tabernacle. For those waiting on individual student photo CDs ... I'm within a day or two of being ready to start burning CDs. -- Ted -- Monday 6/3/2013 Youth Football Uniform Fittings
June 3, 2013

Wednesday & Saturday
CHS Band Trip To Washington D.C.
May 23-28, 2013

Marched In Memorial Day Parade
$20K Grant Toward Park Improvements -- 5/31/2013
Hogs 'N' Hot Rods this week: (Sat. June 8th)
Preliminary CHS Fall Schedules
May 31, 2013

Football + Softball + Volleyball
Agenda For June 3rd City Meet
May 31, 2013

$61K To Paint Water Tower Interior
School Board Agenda For Monday June 3rd
May 30, 2013

4 Resignations / Zoo Prom Again
Arubah Clinic Announces New Medical Director
May 31, 2013

And Additons To The Board
Garage Sale, Sat/June 1, 8:30 – 4 p.m. Meadowcreek United Methodist Church, 14205 E 146th St N (east of HW 169), Collinsville. Cleaning out storage building. Linens, toys, church music, kitchen items, microwave, old trunk, van seats, folding chairs, Frankoma plates/cups, glass snack trays, lots of miscellaneous household items. Info for garage sale and lost dog ads ... #8 & #11
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Lost dog/cat/garage sale ads are $5 ($10 w/ photo) and are to be paid in advance. -- Ted Wright
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May 2013 cvilleok Number of Requests 1,876,954 & Number of Page Requests 240,544. -- Ted 6/3/2013 photos are for sale (Photo Policy) 4x6 prints $2, 8x10 prints $5, or CD by sport/individual ($25-$40)
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