Jan. 2014 Archived NEWS Index (Collinsville, Oklahoma) www.cvilleok.com ... email Ted Wright: wrightted@aol.com ... Frequently Asked Questions
CHS Basketball Sweep Of Skiatook
January 31, 2014

JV & Varsity Wins Here Friday (6th Man Crowd)
"Buddy Bench" At Herald Elementary
January 31, 2014

Gift Installed Friday
CHS Basketball Boys -vs- Providence Academy
January 30, 2014

Cardinals Won Rematch
Agenda For Monday Feb. 3rd City Meet
January 31, 2014

Report From Police Chief
Wilson Elementary Character Recognition
January 30, 2014

"Respect" During January
CHS Wrestlers Senior Nite
January 28, 2014

Lost To Sand Springs Here Tuesday
David Earl Pavey (September 29, 1949 - January 28, 2014) Services 10am Monday, February 3, 2014, at Free Will Baptist Church. Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home
JrHi Basketball Girls
January 27, 2014

Here -vs- Pryor Monday
JrHi Wrestlers Team Photo
January 28, 2014

Lost To Sand Springs Here Tuesday
"Simply Lylas" Ribbon Cutting
January 28, 2014

Boutique Open Now ... "Simply Parties" May Open Soon
New College Prep Info on CHS Counselor's Page -- 1/28/2014
Leslie Monte Hipp (January 17, 1944 - January 26, 2014) -- Oologah -- Services Jan. 29th. Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home Check for a few photos from Monday's JrHi Girls Basketball -vs- Pryor -- 1/27/2014 Misc. News: Diamond Dinner Saturday / CMS Academic Team Qualified For State
January 28, 2014

Three CHS 5A Football All Stars
In case you were wondering about senior pages and photo CDs ... I like to have that all spelled out for parents going into December ... but it may be closer to February before that finally works to the top of my list. I will be doing CDs but they will just be for the current school year. ... more soon (hopefully) ... I have not set a deadline yet for CD requests. Parents (or 2014 CHS seniors) may email me photos for their senior pages ... but I will accept no more than 5 photos total. -- Ted Wright -- 1/27/2014 -- wrightted@aol.com
2014 Teachers Of The Year For Each Campus
January 27, 2014

Photos Now ... Details Later
JrHi Wrestlers at the Metro Lakes Conference Meet (Mon. Jan. 27th) ... will be home Tues. Jan. 28th -vs- Sand Springs
Tuesday Jan. 28th -- Last Home Wrestling & Wilson McTeacher Saturday Feb. 1st: Miss Collinsville & Baseball Diamond Dinner Marhsall Dean Taylor (May 13, 1949 - January 24, 2014) -- Memorial services 10am, Tuesday, January 28th at Zion Hill Church in Oologah, Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home -- (Brother of Pearlene Evans and Linda Pavey)
Chamber Banquet / Awards
January 25, 2014

Desert Auction Raised ~$9K
All Former CHS Basketball Ladies Invited To Feb. 14th Homecoming
January 26, 2014

Coaches Ray/Henshall Also Recognized
The Cardinal Wrestling team crowned 1 champion and placed 6 others as they finished second behind Perry at the Jay Hancock wrestling tournament in Yukon. Gary Wayne Harding placed first, Nate Kiem, Jacob Findley and Christian Moody finished second. Wyatt Jordan placed third. Justin Walker finished 4th and Roc Robbins placed 5th. Perry won the team race followed by Collinsville, Edmond North, Sand Springs and Yukon round out the top five. The Cards will dual Sand Springs on tues at home. It is Sr night and the jh match will start at 5:00 -- Jim Riley 1/25/2014
Cardinal wrestlers lead Yukon tournament after first day. Nate Kiem, Christian Moody, Jacob Findley and Gary Wayne Harding will wrestle for first place on sat. Collinsville scored 124 to lead Edmond North 111, Sand Springs 107, and Perry at 106.5. -- Jim Riley 1/25/2014 Check back for coverage of Chamber Banquet -- 1/25
First Class Postage Rate jumps from 46 cents to 49 cents Sunday Jan. 26, 2014 -- Ted 1/24/2014 Misc. News: "Upper" Elementary Bids Soon / Utility Work For Dollar General
January 25, 2014

CHS Track Schedule / Pie Auction March 4th
CHS Basketball Girls
January 24, 2014

Team Photos (Gym & Downtown)
Chamber Banquet Saturday
Good Luck Cardinals: Wrestlers at Yukon, Color Guard at Mustang, Basketball at Pryor, JrHi Wrestlers at Coweta, ... see calendar
Misc. News: CHS Academic Team 4th / Wilson "Respect"
January 23, 2014

Kids Soccer Signups / CHS Baseball Schedule
CDI Grant Helped Roderick Rennovate Former Opera House Building
January 23, 2014

Built In 1916 by P. J. Duffy
CMS yearbooks are on sale through March 3, 2014. Order forms were sent home the second week of January, but we have more in the front office. For prices and options go to ybpay.lifetouch.com. CMS yearbook ID code is 1700814. -- Alicia Herald (1/23/2014) Willene Robinson (December 10, 1940 - January 22, 2014) A Graveside Service will be held at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, January 25, 2014 at Bethel Cemetery in Glencoe, OK -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home
Jennifer Smith Signs For NEO Soccer
January 22, 2014

CHS Senior To Play At Miami, OK
Check back for CHS Girls Basketball Team photo ... CHS Track schedules and other submitted news ( CDI grant and officer update, ...). -- Ted -- 4:30pm Thurs Jan. 23rd  
The City of Collinsville is seeking a full-time Maintenance II worker for the city’s Electric Department. This position performs entry-level work in the construction, operation, maintenance and repairs of power and lighting distribution systems Competitive salary and excellent benefits package; includes health, dental, vision insurance, life insurance and retirement. Position also offers paid holidays off, Sick Leave and Vacation time. 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 melissaw@cityofcollinsville.com. Resumes must be accompanied with an application. -- (1/22/2014)
The City of Collinsville is accepting applications for a part-time position of Water Treatment Plant Operator I. Under minimum supervision candidate will be responsible for maintaining water quality and plant equipment. Position requires general knowledge of maintenance of water quality and testing. High school diploma or equivalent is required and must be able to obtain Class “D” and “C” license in the required time. Must be able to work nights and weekends and various shifts. A valid Oklahoma Drivers License required. Salary range depends on qualifications. 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: melissaw@cityofcollinsville.com. -- (1/22/2014)
7th & 8th Grade Girls Played Claremore
January 20, 2014

JrHi Basketball Here Monday
New Trees Coming: Results from Tuesday's Park Board & City Commission meetings. -- 1/22/2014
Last home wrestling dual is Tues. Jan. 28th
CHS Yearbook Announcement -- Lifetouch will be here this Friday, Jan. 24th, to take pictures of seniors who have not had their picture taken for the yearbook and panel. This is only make-up --- not retakes. Friday is the ONLY day you can have them taken to be in the 2014 annual. There is no cost unless you choose to purchase a packet. -- 1/21/2014
Observation: Due to pending construction at the High School (new gym, ...) and behind Herald/ECC (new elementary) there will not be a home track meet nor a home cross country meet in the coming year. The CHS track should be ready again when construction completes. It is not clear yet where a new cross country "path" might be. The new CHS tennis schedule shows no home matches. The next band concert will be held at the Claremore PAC. -- Ted Wright -- Jan. 20, 2014
5th Grade Basketball Girls -vs- Catoosa
January 18, 2014

Red Team Played Here Saturday
5th Grade Basketball Boys -vs- Catoosa
January 18, 2014

Red Team Played Here Saturday
5th Grade Basketball Girls -vs- Catoosa
January 18, 2014

White Team Played Here Saturday
5th Grade Basketball Boys -vs- Catoosa
January 18, 2014

White Team Played Here Saturday
CHS Basketball WIns Over Tahlequah
January 17, 2014

Here Friday
CHS Wrestlers 3rd At Bobcat Classic
January 17-18, 2014

In Kansas City This Weekend
Park Board Agenda Tues. Jan. 21st
January 18, 2014

(4:30) Prioritize Park Projects
City Commission Tues. Jan. 21st
January 18, 2014

(5:30) Park Shelter Reservations and Fees
Check back for photos from Friday CHS Basketball double win over Tahlequah. CHS varsity girls won 63-41 & boys won 57-47. -- Ted -- Friday 1/17/2014 (9:45pm) I have seen (via Facebook) that Karen Nash England passed away earlier this week. I have not found an online obituary yet. Karen was a CHS 1967 grad. -- Ted 1/18/2014
Filing period for city commission wards 3 & 4 & mayor will be Feb. 3-4-5. Mayor Herb Weaver indicates he will not be running for re-election. Bud York has indicated his intention to "throw his hat into the ring" for mayor. The ward 3 seat is currently held by Larry Shafer who had "no comment" ... "yet" when asked today if he would be running again. The ward 4 seat is held by Dee Sink who was not present today for comment. -- Ted Wright 1:30pm Friday Jan. 17, 2014 -- The city election would be March 4th, 2014 -- Results of Jan. 17th City Meet Check back for preliminary CHS baseball schedule
Misc. News: Education Foundation Day At Jalapeno / Wilson McTeacher Night
January 17, 2014

Capt. Boggs CMS Visit / Band Events Planned
Telephone lines to the high school were out Friday morning. -- 1/17/2014 Elementary basketball tournament Saturday (Jan. 18)
The JV and Var Basketball games scheduled at Tahlequah on Friday Jan 17 have been moved to Collinsville. Regular starting times. -- Jim Riley 1/16/2014
No School Monday (Jan. 20th)
Chamber of Commerce Banquet is Jan. 25th
The CHS Baseball (Diamond Dinner) Banquet is scheduled for Feb. 1st ... check back for details (same evening as Miss Collinsville)
JrHi Basketball -vs- Skiatook
January 13, 2014

Photos From 4 (of 6) Games Here Monday
Official Opening For New Cherokee Food Distribution Center
January 16, 2014

Collinsville Facility Opened Dec. 17th
CHS Basketball -vs- Pryor
January 11, 2014

Here Saturday In Makeup Game
City Special Session Friday Jan. 17th
January 15, 2014

Election Call Only Topic
3rd Grade Basketball - 3 Team Photos/Rosters
January 11, 2014

Tournament Saturday At Herald Elementary
Misc. News: Deadline To Enter Miss Collinsville Pageant Is Friday Jan. 17th
January 14, 2014

Golf Girls Scholarships / Indian Summer Business Program / CHS Tennis Schedule
School Year Calendar for Next Year (2014-15) -- 1/13/2014 JrHi Basketball Monday here -vs- Skiatook: 7th girls 5-8 after 1st quarter; 7th boys 23-35; 8th boys 22-26 in OT; 9th boys leading 30-8 at half. Photos (much) later. -- Ted 8:10pm 1/13/2014
Tentative 2014 CHS Tennis Schedule -- 1/13/2014 CHS Wrestlers 4th Place Team At Geary Invitational
January 10-11, 2014

Harding & Steltzlen 1st Individually
Don't forget to put your ice storm limbs to the curb on the warm Sunday for city pickup starting Jan 14th (Monday) -- Ted 1/11/2014 I have photos for a 3rd grade boys basketball game Saturday afternoon (photos later). -- Ted -- Sat. Jan. 11th Check back later for CHS Basketball Saturday night -vs- Pryor here: Varsity boys drop a 50-53 overtime game; Varsity Girls won 66-47; JV boys lost 34-42; ( & JV girls won 51-20 per Facebook but I have no photos) -- Ted 10pm Saturday 1/11/2014
Oklahoma Department of Commerce
January 9, 2014

Presentation To Collinsville Chamber
Boys Basketball -vs- Providence Academy
January 9, 2014

Team Traveled From Rogers, Arkansas
Results from Jan. 8th School Board Meet: Remediation Programs described; New 3 Year Voluntary Separation Program approved; initial building construction bids will be acted on at Feb. 19th special board meet. -- Ted 1/10/2014
Academic Team Is Regional Champ
January 10, 2014

Collinsville Middle School Students
Collinsville Varsity Cheer would like to let you know that a company has been calling local businesses and asking for donations. If we need donations, Varsity Cheer will contact you directly, not from a second party. If you have any questions, please contact Carman West or Mandy Burd. Thank you for all of your support! -- Mandy and Carman (1/10/2014)
Police 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 application & resume to melissaw@cityofcollinsville.com. -- (1/10/2014)
Norman Charles McKinney (March 25, 1935 - January 8, 2014) Funeral Mass 10am Sat., January 18, 2014 at the St. Therese Catholic Church. Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home Carol L. Yearton (September 29, 1929 - January 10, 2014) Funeral Service 2pm Tues., January 14, 2014 at Collinsville Free Will Baptist Church. Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home
CHS Boys Basketball Team Photos
January 10, 2014

Varsity, JV & Frosh Photos From Dec. 11th
Check back later for Chamber results, and photos from CHS Boys Basketball Thursday -vs- Providence Academy (JV won 47-22 / Varsity Boys lost 44-59). -- Ted 9:40pm Thursday 1/9/2014
Due to school closing because of weather on Jan 6th and 7th, HIV/STD education has been rescheduled.
* 7th graders and Alt Ed program will be on Jan 13th
* 10th graders will be on Jan 14th
-- Amy Nugent, RN (District Nurse, Collinsville Public Schools, 918-371-1773) -- 1/9/2013
School Board Met Wednesday
January 8, 2014

2014-15 Voluntary Separation Program
Misc. News: Recent Weather Summary (+ Fatal Car Accident)
January 9, 2014

School Board Members Honored / Preliminary CHS Soccer Schedules
We are going to make up our JV and Var BB games with Coweta on Feb 1. JV will start at 4:00, Var at 6:00. -- Jim Riley 1/8/2014
CHS Wrestlers Beat Sapulpa
January 6, 2014

Dual Here Monday After JrHi & Homecoming
JrHi Wrestlers Got Past Sapulpa
January 6, 2014

Dual Here Monday On Coldest Day In Years
According to the city clerk, the city commission did not approve the proposed park pond Monday with a 2-2 tie vote and Mayor Weaver breaking the tie with a 3rd vote for no. I was unable to attend. -- Ted Wright 1/7/2014
We are going to make up the JV and Varsity Basketball games with Pryor this Saturday Jan. 11th. JV starts at 4:00 and varsity starts at 6:00. -- Jim Riley 1/7/2014
Dusten Wayne Sullivan (August 24, 1974 - January 5, 2014) Oologah -- A Memorial Service will be held 2:00 p.m. Saturday, January 11, 2014 at the A Glorious Church Fellowship. Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home Christine Louise Kelly (January 26, 1922 - January 6, 2014) Collinsville -- A Memorial Service will be held 2:00 p.m., January 13, 2014 at the Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home Chapel. (Brian Phillips' Grandmother)
Wrestling Cornation -- Queen Sydney Smith Crowned
January 6, 2014

King Gary Wayne Harding
Beatrice E. Persinger (August 14, 1933 - January 5, 2014) -- A Memorial Service will be 11:00 a.m., Saturday, January 11, 2014 at the Church of the Nazarene. Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home
No School Tuesday Jan. 7th -- 1/6/2014 (& No Pryor Basketball here Tuesday) Check back for photos from Wrestling -vs- Sapulpa + Cornation. JrHi won 37-28 and CHS won 50-15. Queen Sydney Smith crowned by King Gary Harding. -- 8:30pm Monday
Extreme cold today Jan 6th: Was 1 degree on school site at 9am (up to 3 degrees at 10am) ... feels much worse with wind chill. Artic air impacting most of USA. -- More on today's weather (& past records) on Tulsa World web site -- Ted 1/6/2014
No School Monday Jan. 6th -- per Sunday 3:55pm school messenger 1/5/2014 -- snow & extreme cold -- [CHS Wrestling -vs- Sapulpa (& Cornation) is still on for Monday (JrHi starts at 5pm) ... CHS Boys Basketball has been postponed to Thursday-- Ted]
City brush "chipping" to begin Jan. 14th for limbs from Dec. 21st ice storm (City Press Release) -- 1/3/2014 Agenda For Monday Jan. 6th Commission Meet & Public Hearing
January 3, 2014

Park Pond Decisions
Congratulations OU Sooners on a big Sugar Bowl win over Alabama. Good luck OSU Cowboys tonight in the Cotton Bowl. -- Ted 1/3/2014 Misc. News: Cherokee Food Distribution Grand Opening / Middle School "February Friendzy"
January 3, 2014

STARs For Miss Collinsville / CardinalTV Schedule
The Chamber of Commerce Meet has moved to Jan. 9th Teachers return Friday Jan 3rd. Students return Monday Jan. 6th. Wrestling Dual & Cornation Monday. City Park Pond Public Meet Monday. School Board Meet Wed. Jan. 8th. --- (More) January School Menus Now Online 1/2/2014
Welcome to 2014 ... I'm spending most of my "holiday" time working on the 2014 CHS Individual Senior pages ... which you won't see until May. Plenty more work to be done on those in coming months. -- Ted Wright -- Wed. Jan. 1, 2014 -- (& Go Cowboys & Sooners!)
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