August 2014 Archived NEWS Index (Collinsville, Oklahoma) ... email Ted Wright: ... Frequently Asked Questions
Herald 5th Graders Mass Water Challenge
August 29, 2014
Sprayed By Collinsville Rural Fire Truck
Cross Country Girls Jog By Dry
Misc. News: Students In Traffic & Construction Zones
August 31, 2014
Token Sotfball & Volleyball Coverage
NewsOn6 reports Collinsville Assault -- 8/31/2014 Bill Earl Owens (Born: October 04, 1940 -- Died: August 28, 2014) Funeral Services 10am, Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at Vera Full Gospel Church. Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home.
CCC Band Tuesday Evening Practice
August 26, 2014 (Online Aug. 31st)
Also Took ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
CHS Football Scrimmage
August 28, 2014
Collinsville JV & Varsity Hosted Claremore
2nd Grade Red Football
August 23, 2014 (Online Aug. 30th)
Team Photo + Sapulpa Blue Game Photos
3rd Grade Football
August 23, 2014 (Online Aug. 31th)
Team Photo + Jenks Game Photos
Misc. News: Quilters Meeting / Middle School Life Skills Project
August 29, 2014
Cherokee Advice for Education and Scholarships
Agenda For Tuesday Sept. 2nd City Meet
August 29, 2014

Police Contract / New City Logo
Collinsville Tri-County Fair
August 21-24, 2014 (Online Aug. 29th)
FFA & 4-H Exhibitors
The XC Boys Team placed 3rd at Ponca City yesterday behind Stillwater and Enid. Zac Sellers finished 9th, Erik Tollefson 12th, and Ethan Thomas 18th. -- Coach Dutton (8/29/2014) Might have just a few sample football scrimmage photos later... but have report CHS Softball girls beat Pryor 4-2 ... and CHS Cross Country girls were 3rd at Ponca City against 6A schools ... check back for volleyball report. -- Ted 8:55pm Thurs. 8/28/2014 -- [The JV girls finished 2nd at Ponca City]
Ted, Could you put something on cvilleok today stating that the Scrimmage is tonight (Thursday) and not tomorrow night. In the Tulsa World they have it as tomorrow. -- Thanks, Kevin Jones (Collinsville Cardinal Football) -- Thursday August 28, 2014 Also Thursday (Aug. 28th) the cross coutry teams travels to Ponca City and the volleyball & softball teams have home games. -- Ted
2014 Meet The Cardinals
August 21, 2014 (Online Aug. 28th)
1st-12th Grade Football Players & Cheerleaders
JrHi Softball Win Over Owasso
August 25, 2014
7th & 8th Grade Team Photo
September School Breakfast & Lunch Menus are now online -- 8/27/2014 7th & 8th Grade Football Team Photos
August 27, 2014
Play Oologah Here Sept. 2nd
Practice Labor Day Sept. 1st
City Hall will be closed Monday Sept. 1st (Labor Day) ... city trash pick up moves to Tuesday
CHS Football Team Photos
August 27, 2014
Varsity & Frosh
Miss Collinsville Star (reminder) Channel 2 TV News: Investigation into complaint of Collinsville Police mis-handling meth lab scene -- 8/26/2014
Misc. News: Ice Bucket Challenge Sample / JrHi Volleyball Tournament Success
August 26, 2014
Strayed Horse Found / QT Theft
CHS Football scrimmage here -vs- Claremore Thursday (Aug 28th) ... JV & varsity only ... starts at 7pm CHS Football regular season starts here -vs- Oologah Thursday (Sept. 4th) ... all Terry Due players invited
Cheer Team Photos
August 25, 2014
Varsity & Middle School
Labor Day Holiday (No School) September 1st
Our varsity softball games with East Central scheduled here for Monday have been cancelled. EC does not have a team. -- Jim Riley 8/24/2014
Volleyball 7th & 8th Grade Team Photos
August 24, 2014
Played Lincoln Christian Here August 18th
Sample Ballots for August 26th Primary Election Runoff
From Saturday ... will have photos later from Fair (rabbits & sheep & tractors) + 2 youth football games (in miserable heat) 2nd grade Red 13-20 loss to Sapulpa and 3rd grade overtime 6-13 loss to Jenks. -- Ted 2:45pm Sat 8/23/2014 -- From Sunday ... check back for a few swine show photos. NewsOn6 reports "Boredom" based attack in Collinsville -- 8/24/2014
CHS Softball Week Summary
August 14-22, 2014
Photos For Skiatook & Claremore
Status For
Grove, Coweta, Pryor, Savannah
& Washington
CHS Volleyball Week Summary
August 14-22, 2014
Photos For Sand Springs & Carl Albert
Status For
Cascia Hall & Ponca City
Varsity volleyball defeated Ponca City in 3 games last night: 25-22, 25-23, 25-17. -- Toni Slagle 8/22/2014 Varsity Softball: Girls won 1st game 7-2 against Savanna (at RSU Festival) -- 8/22/2014 Check back for Collinsville Tri-County Fair Beef Show photos (Friday evening) -- Ted 8/22
2014 CHS yearbooks are in and graduated seniors can pick them up at the high school. I have extra yearbooks - $45. Check made out to CHS. -- Sally Bowman (8/21/2014) Meet The Cardinals ... more later
Crimson Cadet Band Photos
August 14, 2014
2014 CHS Marching Band
Collinsville Tri-County Fair starts Thursday August 21 (dog show), Friday (beef), Saturday (activities all day), and continues through Sunday morning (swine show).
Gold & Purple At Sept. 12th CHS Football Game
August 20, 2014
HHH Childhood Cancer Awareness Event
Misc. News: Thomas Thanked For CEF Service / Cherokee Check To Fire Dept.
August 20, 2014
TTCU Check To School / Vote August 26th
Cross Country Boys Team Photo
August 13, 2014
2014 CHS Varsity
Cross Country Girls Team Photo
August 13, 2014
2014 CHS Varsity Running Extra Mile
Collinsville Varsity Volleyball lost to Cascia Hall in 3 games: 21-25, 17-25, 13-25. -- Toni Slagle 8/19/2014 The Softball Lady Cardinals came up short against Coweta. The girls lost 0-2. Keep your heads up. -- Roberta Kickapoo 8/19/2014 Results from Monday's city meeting where the utility meter upgrade and trash truck lease-purchase were approved. -- 8/20/2014 Tuesday park board results. -- 8/20/2014
James William "Jim" Casebeer (Born: December 24, 1932 - Died: August 17, 2014) Oologah -- Services will be held 10am Wed., August 20, 2014 at the Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home Chapel Check back (much) later for photos from Monday's JrHi Volleyball (Lincoln Christian) & CHS Softball (Skiatook) -- 8pm 8/18/2014 Ted -- (The varsity softball team is now 4-0 on the season)
Softball Team Photo
August 13, 2014
2014 CHS Varsity
Volleyball Team Photos
August 13, 2014
2014 CHS Varsity, JV & Frosh
Misc. News: Youth Football Home Schedules / JrHi Softball Bracket For Aug. 25th Festival / Guns & Hoses Blood Drive
August 17, 2014
Rusty Flanary Memorial Golf / Aug. 26 Sample Ballot / Band T-Shirts
Check the August Calendar for a busy week (including Meet The Cards, Tri-County Fair, CHS Football Scrimmage, start of youth football games, etc...) + check back for team photo pages for CHS band, cheer, football.
Project Status Agenda For Tuesday Aug. 19 Park Board Meet
August 17, 2014
Also Potential Ceiling For Largest Pavilion
City Commission: $1,341,279 Meter Upgrade On Monday's Agenda
August 17, 2014
$206,444 Truck & Packer
Facebook reports indicate 8-3 CHS Softball win over Grove including a Darci Chester grand slam -- Per Missy & Roberta -- Ted 9:15pm 8/15/2014 CHS Volleyball won over Carl Albert here Friday 25-23, 25-15, 22-25, & 25-15. Collinsville JV won 25-13 & 25-10. The 9th graders won also. Check back for photos. -- Ted 9pm Friday 8/15/2014
Here is what you all have been waiting for. Here is the address for the all new Collinsville Cardinal Sports Website. Enjoy. -- Jim Riley -- Friday August 15, 2014 1:45pm -- (Note: there are just a few stories on the intro page ... click the News tab there for additional stories by Jim. -- Ted)
Collinsville Tri-County Fair starts Thursday August 21 (dog show) ... same evening as Meet the Cardinal .. and continues through Sunday morning (swine show). Volleyball Lady Cards Won Home Opener
August 12, 2014
5 Game Varsity Win Over Skiatook (Also JrHi)
Check back for a big pile of other news and announcements that are backlogged. And CHS-JrHi football-cheer ... don't forget picture day is tomorrow morning (Saturday) -- Ted Friday 8/15/2014 -- 9pm
The CHS Volleyball Team beat Sand Springs 25-18, 25-19, 23-25, & 25-20 here Thursday ... check back for photos (& I'm getting closer to having Tuesday's photos ready soon). The Freshman (25-19 & 25-20) and the JV (25-18 & 25-16) also beat Sand Springs. -- Ted 8:15pm Aug. 14, 2014 I see two Facebook reports that the CHS Softball team beat Claremore 5-0 today -- Ted 8/14/2014 (Thanks Missy & Roberta) New information on "Healthy" School Fundraisers ... on the CNP page -- 8/14/2014
Softball Lady Cards Won Home Opener
August 11, 2014
4-3 Win Over Bixby
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: The City of Collinsville is accepting applications for a part-time Maintenance 1 position in the City’s Sanitation Department. Candidate’s primary duties will be collection of refuse along prescribed routes as a member of a Sanitation truck crew. Drug testing required. Apply in person at City Hall, 106 N. 12th Street, or mail resume to: City of Collinsville, Attention: Personnel, P O Box 730, Collinsville, Oklahoma 74021. Resumes may be E-mailed to: with an application. -- (8/13/2014) --- 3 other recent job postings
Collinsville Varsity Volleyball Girls beat Skiatook 22-25, 25-20,11-25, 25-21, & 15-13 here Tuesday. The Lady Cards 7th & 8th lost and the 9th & JV won. Check back for photos. -- Ted 8:30pm 8/12/2014 "Discussion and presentation on Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) System." -- City Commission Work Session 6pm Thurs. Aug 16th at City Hall
A Glorious Church Hosted Water Slide Fun
August 10, 2014
Free Event For Community Sunday
Dorothy Frances Worstell (Born: February 09, 1917 - Died: August 10, 2014) - Services Pending - Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home -- (Previous Coverage: 90th in 2007)
Misc. News: Fire-Police Blood Drive / Car Washes / 2nd Grade Football Scrimmages
August 12, 2014
Cherokee Chat / Firefighters Burn Camp / City Jobs
Junaita Hendryx (Born: December 20, 1928 - Died: August 11, 2014) Funeral services 1pm Thurs., August 14, 2014 at 1st Pentecostal Church - Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home
First Baptist Church Provided ECC Supplies
August 8, 2014
Kindergarten Students Just Need Back Pack
The Collinsville Volleyball team competed in their first match of the season against Coweta. They lost in 4 games: 25-10, 22-25, 17-25, 22-25. -- Toni Slagle 8/11/2014 Mildred Alice DeLung (November 13, 1918 – August 10, 2014) Funeral Thursday – August 14, 2014 (10am) at First Baptist Church. -- Mowery Funeral Service
Teachers getting ready now ... students start Thursday August 14th Collinsville Man Arrested For Assault On Deputy (last week) -- August 11th KOTV Channel 6 Report -- 1:30pm CHS Softball Ladies beat Bixby 4-3 in their home opener Monday Aug. 11th ... check back for photos. -- Ted 7:25pm 8/11/2014
Collinsville Chamber of Commerce
August 7, 2014
Members & Guests Spoke At August Meeting
Construction At High School & Upper Elementary
August 8-11, 2014
Also Baptist Church (and some insects)
New Teachers Reported Friday
August 8, 2014
Classes Start This Thursday
Check back this week for a variety of photos for ECC supplies delivered, Glorious Church water slide, Chamber meet, Upper Elementary & Baptist construction, 2nd Grade football scrimmages, car washes, ...etc. And I will soon add a bunch of CHS "team" photos to that queue in the next few days. -- Ted 2pm August 11, 2014 -- School Classes for students begins Thursday Aug. 14th
Steady progress continues on the new "Upper Elementary" that will house 4th and 5th graders in just another year. Construction will continue as students begin classes this Thursday August 14th.
Collinsville Band Students & Parents ... Your Directors Have A Video Message For You (Collinsville Bands Fall 2014 Show Title Announcement) -- August 8, 2014 1:34pm Misc. News: Back To School Prep
August 8, 2014
Schedules / Turf / Wheelchair Path / JrHi Softball & Football / RSU Academic Honor
NewsOn6 reports arrests in July 25th Collinsville Dollar General Robbery -- 8/8/2014 Check back for a photo of the new teachers that reported today -- Ted 8/8
Shelley Nachtigall Named Main Street Program Manager
August 7, 2014
Switching From Chamber To Downtown Inc.
Band Garage Sale at ESC Gym Saturday Aug. 9th Home Softball Monday & Volleyball Tuesday
Notice: The CHS Seniors schedule pickup has changed from Thursday to Friday (noon to 1pm) due to technical difficulties with the schedules -- per Jon Coleman 4:45pm Wednesday 8/6/2014 Mrs. McNeal's 6th Grade Science Supply List has been added to the Middle School page -- Ted 8/6/2014
Carl Brian "Skeeter" Cox (Born: December 07, 1956 - Died: August 03, 2014) -- Funeral services 10am Thursday, at the Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home Chapel. Varsity-Alumni Game Kicks Off 2014 Volleyball Season
August 4, 2014
Fun But Competetive Games Monday
Paige DeLozier To Wed Brandon Bargas
August 5, 2014
November Wedding Planned
Check back for alumni volleyball coverage, city commission (skeetshoot & sewer gas) and the school board results (healthier food & high school construction) from Monday August 4th  
Varsity-Alumni Game Kicks Off 2014 Softball Season
August 2, 2014
Fun But Competetive Game Saturday
Trevor Rabbitt Fought Wildfires In Washington State
August 4, 2014
Headed To California Next

This week ... middle & high school students pick up their schedules ... new teachers report ... Lance West at Chamber Thursday see August calendar

July 2014 was the 5th coolest July in our area's weather history.
Tax Free Weekend ... ended Sunday
School Board Agenda for August 4th
August 1, 2014
9 Resignations + 9 Hires / CNP Report
Agenda For August 4th City Meet
August 2, 2014

Consent Agenda Mostly
Sorry these are very late ... had been waiting for Mowery web site to update -- Ted 8/1/2014 Doris Ogeal Austin (October 8, 1925 – July 18, 2014) Blake Kaiser (June 23, 1990 – July 16, 2014)

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August 7th Middle School Schedule Pickup Info added to Middle School page on school site and August calendar. Also Meet the Teacher Night (August 12th) -- 7/29/2014 -- Ted 4pm 7/29 All State Baseball Tuesday 7/29 (Connor Crutchfield) & Wrestling Wednesday 7/30 (Gary Harding & Will Steltzlen) Oklahoma "Tax Free" Weekend is August 1-3 ... on selected clothing ... see the Oklahoma Tax Commission site for details -- Ted 7/29/2014
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