Nov. 2014 Archived NEWS Index (Collinsville, Oklahoma) ... email Ted Wright: ... Frequently Asked Questions
CHS Basketball Team Photos
November 30, 2014

2014-15 Varsity and JV
JrHi Basketball here Monday -vs- Claremore
JV/Varsity Basketball here Tuesday -vs- Claremore
OSU might change mind about red-shirting freshman wrestler Gary Wayne Harding? (by Dekota Gregory) -- Kelli (11/28/2014)
Oologah (4A) and Skiatook (5A) won Friday Nov. 28th and will be in State Football Finals next week -- Ted 11/28/2014 (10:30pm Fri: Lawton Mac & McAlester were in overtime at 43-all) -- Lawton Mac won in OT -- Tulsa World
Middle School Student Council
November 25, 2014

Turkey Bowling And Canned Food Drive
5A Playoff Football -- Friday Nov. 28th (7pm):
Skiatook & Ardmore at Yukon
Lawton Mac & McAlester at Choctaw
Agenda For Monday Dec. 1 City Meet
November 28, 2014

$23K Sound System For Downtown Sidewalks
F. Vivian Allen (Southwood) -- (December 23, 1921 - November 25, 2014) Former long time Collinsville resident. Services Monday Dec. 1 in Claremore. -- Fitzgerald Southwood Colonial Chapel (Tulsa)
Alumni Basketball Games
November 25, 2014

Booster Bash For Both Girls & Boys Teams
Driver Ejected After Colliding With Truck Near Collinsville -- NewsOn6 11/26/2014 91 Year Old Collinsville Golfer (R.C. Williams) Tulsa World Interview -- 11/26/2014
Wilson Elementary Character Students
November 26, 2014

Caring 1st & 2nd Graders
Happy Thanksgiving
Watch for Collinsville's own Baylee Eigenheer in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
Misc. News: 3rd Turkey Winner / Christmas Parade Theme / Polar Express Movie
November 25, 2014

Chamber Meet Info / Cherokee Chat "Thanks"
The CHS Situation video for this week is up. We wanted to wish you a Happy Thanksgiving! -- Thanks for watching! Enjoy your break! -- Kim Myers (11/25/2014)
Filling Period for 2 school board posts is Dec. 1-2-3 Don't forget Alumni Basketball games TODAY (Nov. 25th 5:30pm at the gym) and a few corrections on the CHS basketball schedule for tournaments Dec 4-6 (boys at Coweta instead of Sand Springs; and girls play a week earlier than previously shown: 1pm Dec 5th (at Bixby -vs- winner of Owasso/Edison) -- Ted 11/25/2014
Misc. News: Wrestling Fundraisers & Youth "Christmas Classic"
November 24, 2014

Another CDI Turkey Found / Alumni Basketball
Thank You To The CHS Football Team ...
For Another Excellent Entertaining Season
Misc. News: ECC Cardinals of Character / ECC Food Drive
November 23, 2014

CDI Vocal Contest At The Crown
School Newsletter (pdf) -- 11/21/2014
School Thanksgiving Break Nov. 26-27-2
School Christmas Break Dec. 22 - Jan. 5
Misc. News: Sen. Brinkley Sworn In For 2nd Term / RedBird Lego Robotics
November 21, 2014

Oklahoma Tax Reform Challenged
CHS Football Cards Fall To Lawton Mac
November 21, 2014

14-35 Loss Ends Excellent 8-3 Season
Results from Nov. 18th Park Board Meeting -- 11/21/2014 Wilson Elementary "Caring"
November 21, 2014

1st & 2nd Grade November Character Trait
7th Grade Basketball Boys
November 20, 2014

Won Collinsville Tournament
Bruce W. Fulton (March 21, 1953 - November 13, 2014) CHS 1971 Grad -- Services were held Feb. 20, 2014 at Collinsville's Faith Fellowshiop Church. -- Dighton Moore Funeral Service
James Waggle (July 17, 1941 - November 1, 2014) CHS 1959 Grad -- Schertz, TX, Funeral Home
Misc. News: Unified Bowling & Flag Raising For CHS Students
November 20, 2014

2nd Grade Bulls Basketball Champs
Keep It Going -- Football Cards -- Beat Lawton Mac
Check back for 7th Grade Boys basketball photos from 44-23 win over Skiatook and the tournament trophy. 8th also won in a double OT thriller. -- Ted 8pm Thurs. 11/20
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 diploma 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. -- (11/20/2014)
8th Grade Boys Basketball
November 17-18, 2014

Here -vs- Wagoner & Berryhill
9th Grade Boys Basketball
November 17-18, 2014

Here -vs- Wagoner & Berryhill
Linda Lucille Summers (Born: December 14, 1951 - Died: November 17, 2014) -- Funeral Services 2pm Fri. Nov. 20, 2014 at Church of the Nazarene -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home Check back, I'm working on 8th & 9th boys basketball pages before starting on a backlog of submitted news from the past few days. -- Ted 4:20pm Wed.
Partial Results from Nov. 17th City Commission Meet. New logo considered for city utility services. Rezoing request finally approved (on 4th try). -- 11/18/2014 11pm PHOTOS -- If any CHS Cross Country parent or student or coach would like a free copy of my 2014 XC photos, drop by with a thumb drive big enough for 2.4GB at my ESC office. -- Ted Wright Nov. 19, 2014 -- (and my offer still stands for volleyball and softball) ... I will try to get football, cheer & band photos organized before the end of year.
Misc. News: All-State Chorus / All-DIstrict Band
November 18, 2014

First Snow Was Nov. 16th
JrHi Boys Basketball Tournament continues Thurs
Check back for park board results and the portion of JrHi Boys BB I could attend afterwards. 8th boys won in OT -vs- Berryhill -- Ted 9pm Tues 11/18/2014
Preliminary December 2014 Calendar 11/18/2014 Check back later for Nov. 17th city commission results ... and the portion of JrHi Boys basketball games that I could attend after I left the city meeting. 8th boys won 32-16 and 9th boys won 41-18 over Wagoner. (& I have a report the 7th grade won 55-5 but have no photos.) -- Ted 9pm Monday 11/17/2014
The kickoff for the playoff football game this Friday (Nov. 21st) will be at 7:00. Again it is a OSSAA event, therefore everyone will need to purchace a ticket. We will honor parking passes and season ticket holders will get their seats. Please bring your tickets to settle any dispute should they occur. -- Jim Riley 11/17/2014 -- (Collinsville hosts Lawton Mac)
Marion Franklin Clark (Born: November 05, 1940 - Died: November 16, 2014) Collinsville -- Graveside Service 10am Tues., Nov. 18, 2014 at Sandridge Cemetery in Rogers County-- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home

Anna Elizabeth Plumer (Born: April 18, 1923 - Died: November 15, 2014) Talala -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home

Oklahoma beat Arkansas! Ellen Thomas came in 38th with time of 20.44. Proud of our girl! -- Nancy Lay Facebook post Saturday Nov. 15th (from OK-Ark Cross Country Meet of Champions in Arkansas)
Misc. News: Middle School Academic Team Dist Champs / Helmer's Heart
November 16, 2014

FFA National Convention / 100 Years Ago / SWAT Food
Alumni Basketball Nov. 25th Playoff Football Friday Nov 21
First Snow This Season (about 3/4 inch?) Sunday November 16, 2014 ... on 107th anniversary of Oklahoma Statehood Education Day at El Jalapeno Grill Monday Nov. 17th (20% to CEF)
JrHi Boys Basketball Tournament starts Monday Nov. 17th Velma N. Brant (Born: March 14, 1928 - Died: November 14, 2014) Funeral services Tues., Nov. 18, 2014 at the Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home Chapel.
8th Grade Girls Basketball
November 10, 2014
(Online Nov. 15th)
Beat Wagoner 28-14 Here Monday
9th Grade Girls Basketball
November 10, 2014
(Online Nov. 16th)
Played Wagoner Here Monday
CHS Football 27-6 Playoff Win Over Memorial
November 14, 2014

Advances Cardinals To 2nd Round -vs- Lawton Mac
Card's Secondary Picked Off 4 Passes
Agenda For Monday Nov. 17th City Meet
November 15, 2014

4th Try For Rezoning Request 123 N. 14th
Work Session Follows
Good Job Cardinals ... Defeated Memorial Friday 27-6 To Advance To Round Two of 5A Football Playoffs -- Will Host Lawton Mac Here Friday Nov. 21 -- Ted 9:35pm 11/14/2014
Nov. 14, 2014 at Collinsville 1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
7th Grade Girls Basketball
November 10, 2014
(Online Nov. 14th)
Beat Wagoner 21-14 Here Monday
City Park Board Meets Tuesday Nov. 18th
November 10, 2014

Meeting At City Hall
The Owasso Reporter indicates Walmart plans to build a grocery at 129th E. and 116th N. (about a mile south of Collinsville's Herald-ECC-UE schools). -- Ted 11/14/2014 Nancy Denise Smith (October 24, 1948 - November 2, 2014) -- Reynolds Funeral Service Doris Glenna Upky died Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, in Tulsa, at the age of 84. -- Reynolds Funeral Service  
Education Foundation Grants To Teachers
November 7 & 10, 2014

CEF Supplements Academics In Collinsville Schools
Christian Moody Signs OU Letter Of Intent
November 12, 2014

To Wrestle With Sooners
New episode of CHS "The Situation" is available -- Kim Myers (11/13/2014) JrHi Girls Basketball Tournament continues (Thursday) Nov. 13. Boys start Monday Nov. 17th. I still owe you photos from Monday's games. -- Ted 11/13/2014 Buy a Times Star Newspaper Today ... support Collinsville
Oologah Forfeits 3 Football Games and Their District Title -- per Tulsa World 11/12/2014 ... due to ineligible player Education Day at El Jalapeno Grill Monday Nov. 17th (20% to CEF)
Veterans Day 2014
November 11, 2014

Community Says Thank You Veterans
CHS Basketball News
November 12, 2014

Elem. Clinic / Schedules / Scrimmage
Misc. News: 5th Grade Football Championship
November 11, 2014

All-District Band / Ticket Sales For BOK Basketball
Chamber Members Heard About Social Media Business Tools
November 6, 2014

Ribbon Cutting For "The Studio: Art On Main"
Weatherman says we may stay below freezing for a week ... with the big temperature drop starting Monday evening. Folllowing a balmy week end with 70+ afternoon temps.-- 11/10/2014
Cross Country Banquet
November 4, 2014

Season Over For All But EllenThomas
Due to the Veterans Day Holiday (City Hall & Banks Closed) Tuesday city trash routes will be picked up Wednesday -- Ted 11/10 7th Grade Basketball girls beat Wagoner 21-14, 8th girls won 28-14, 9th girls lost 20-30. Hope to have photos in a few days. -- Ted 10:30pm Monday 11/10/2014
Veterans Day Parade -- 11am Tuesday Nov. 11th JrHi Girls Basketball Tournament started 5:30pm Monday Nov. 10th (at CHS) Misc. News: Pontiff Is First Turkey Finder / Playoff Football Begins Friday At 7 / School App
November 10 2014

FFA Christmas Project / Indian Teacher Grant / Harding At OSU
Coach Arlin Stacy reports that Ellen Thomas finished 19th (of 90) at the Cross Country Meet of Champions Saturday at Edmond. She medaled and qualified for next Saturday's Arkansas -vs- Oklahoma Meet. -- noon Saturday 11/8/2014 Payton White (5) Improving After Dog Attack (per Tulsa World) 11/8/2014
CHS Football Loss To East Central
November 7, 2014

No Harm Other Than Pride On Senior Night
Playoffs Begins Here Next Week
Nov. 7, 2014 at Collinsville 1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
East Central
Check back later for Chamber of Commerce coverage, Education Foundation Grant check presentations, FFA news, etc..
Misc. News: Volleyball Conference Honors / ECC Character Recognition
November 7, 2014

City Of Collinsville Sunrise Photo
School Newsletter (pdf) -- 11/7/2014
Misc. News: Times Star Newspaper On Sale Now / FFA News / Veterans Day Activities
November 6, 2014

Frosh Football Varsity Numbers / Turkey Hunt / JrHi Basketball Starts
I'm trying to catch up on unread emails from earlier this busy week and was surprised with this college info site that says there are 26 colleges in Tulsa? -- -- Ted 11/6/2014
Misc. News: Academic Team News / Band: Alumni Invite + Turkey Legs + Phone Book Cover
November 5, 2014

Multiple Fundraiser Events
Chamber Of Commerce Met Thurs
Veterans Parade Tuesday
Results from Monday Nov. 3rd City Commission Meet -- Still can't agree on how to declare an emergency -- Ted 11/5/2014 Results from Monday Nov. 3rd School Board Meet -- including Academic Team Demo -- Ted 11/5/2014 Filing Period for 2 School Board positions is Dec. 1-3. Election (if required) would be Feb. 10, 2015.
CHS Softball Honors: All-District
November 4, 2014

Whisenhunt All-Region + Team Academics
Busy Football Friday (Nov. 7th): 2:15 Pep Rally, 5pm Chili Dinner before the football game, 6:30pm Pre-game Senior Night, 7pm CHS Football -vs- East Central with band's light show at halftime. Playoffs begin here the following Friday (Nov. 14th).  
Nov. 4th, 2014 Election Results (per Tulsa World): Hofmeister School Superintendent (over Cox), Fallin Governor (over Dorman), Inhofe relected, Lankford takes over Colburn's senate seat ... Nationally: Republicans control senate & house Remember to vote Nov. 4th... and FYI ... I am several days behind on wraping up October news and even reading November emails with more submitted news. I hope to finally get the softball honors and Halloween pages online today. And facing a full 2 page ballot, I can't see enough reason to try and gather partial local poll results tonight. Will look for links to official full coverage sites instead. -- Ted 9:45am Tuesday 11/4/2014 Book Fair this week at Herald Elem. -- Nov 3-7 Mon-Thurs 8:30-3:00. Friday 8:30-12:00. Special event: Thursday Morning, Donuts with Grandparents 7:30-8:30 am.
Sample Ballot for Nov. 4, 2014
Invite To Participate In 2014 Christmas Parade (pdf) -- Sponsored by Collinsville Chamber of Commerce --11/4/2014
JB Thompson (Born: October 13, 1943 - Died: November 03, 2014) Owasso -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home Rosetta Cora Gaskin (October 11, 1917 - October 23, 2014) Services were held Nov. 1, 2014 -- Reynolds Funeral Service I've never been a fan of Daylight Saving Time -- Ted -- And "The Alantic" shares my view -- 11/3/2014
CHS Cross Country Girls 8th At 5A State
November 1, 2014

Ellen Thomas 7th Individually
Agenda For Monday Nov. 3rd City Meet
November 3, 2014

3rd Try For Rezoning Request 123 N. 14th
  Check back for City Commission agenda, CHS Football (Friday), JrHi Football (Thurs), Cross Country State (Sat), just a bit of misc. Halloween, All-Dist. Softball, and if I get time maybe a Sample Ballot before Tuesday. -- Ted 10:40pm Sat
School Board Agenda For Monday Nov. 3rd
October 31, 2014
Academic Team & ECC Presentations
Set Your Clock Sunday AM (Nov. 2nd)
CHS Playoff Football Shirt Orders due by Nov. 6th
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