Sept. 2014 Archived NEWS Index (Collinsville, Oklahoma) ... email Ted Wright: ... Frequently Asked Questions
Juanita Ruth "Nita" Thorp (Born: February 28, 1939 - Died: September 29, 2014) Funeral Services will be 10:00, Thursday, October 2, 2014 at Owasso Church of Christ. -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home Gary Allen Brazeal (Born: June 27, 1962 - (Died: September 26, 2014) of Electra, Texas -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home Last home volleyball game here Thursday (and on CardinalTV) Youth Football games here Saturday
JV Football Win Over Coweta
September 29, 2014

JV Cards Hosted Monday
3 Ryan LeCrone TDs
Misc. News: $3000 Cherokee Nation Check To Tulsa State Fair
September 30, 2014

Senior Help For Medicare Enrollment / Youth Football
Collinsville Schools Homecoming Parade will be on Friday, October 3, 2014, at 3:00 pm. The Pre-K will dismiss at 1:45 . The Kindergarten will dismiss at 2:00. We will dismiss Wilson and Herald Elementary students at 2:10 pm. The High School and Middle School will dismiss at 1:30 pm. If you have any questions please contact your student's building principal's office. -- Lance West (Superintendent of Schools) 9/29/2014 First Band Contest Saturday (Oct. 4th) at Bixby
Check back for a few photos from JV Football 34-28 win over Coweta here Monday. -- Ted 8:20pm 9/29/2014 CHS Softball 14-2 win at Grove Monday should give Collinsville a Regional to host -- per Bob Humble 9/29/2014 CHS Volleyball will travel to Skiatook next Tuesday (Oct. 7th) for their Regional -- per Art Smalygo 9/29/2014 Lance West will be the speaker at the Chamber of Commerce luncheon meet Thursday Oct. 2nd
CHS Cheerleaders Are 5A Academic State Champs
September 27, 2014

Also Performed Their Cheer Routine With 21 Others
Misc. News: ECC Teachers Get Mobile Tablets
September 29, 2014

FFA Fundraiser / JrHi Football -vs- Tahlequah
CHS Football District Win At Coweta
September 26, 2014

Cards Came From Behind In 4th Quarter
CHS Football 18-13 District Win At Coweta. Tied 6-6 at Half. Two Shawn Koscheski and a Blake Burd TD run provided the points while the defense finally got a handle on the rapid paced Coweta passing attack. Check back for photos and details. -- Ted 10:30pm Friday 9/26/2014
Misc. News: CHS Football In VYPE Magazine / Coweta Football Has Female Kicker
September 26, 2014

HRC Club Hears From H.O.B.Y. Students / Patchworkers Met
Homecoming Preview
September 26, 2014

CHS Royalty Announced
Tracy Jackson Lucas (Born: September 12, 1968 - Died: September 23, 2014) -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home Alice Joyce Bennett (Born: September 15, 1925 -- Died: September 20, 2014) -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home
Wilson Book Sale Starts Sept. 29th Good Luck At State CHS Cheerleaders
School Board Met Wednesday Sept. 24th
September 24, 2014
Finally Accepted Bids For HS Improvements
Softball Loss To Coweta
September 25, 2014

Here Thursday
New Chorus Director Presented JrHi & CHS Choirs In Concert
September 23, 2014

"Meet The Choir"
Misc. News: CHS Basketball Girls Will Play At Tulsa's BOK
September 25, 2014

Bruce Gilliland To Golf Hall Of Fame / Meyer 3rd Grade Brain Break
JV Football Win Over Skiatook
September 22, 2014

Here Monday
Check back for additional details for two big announcements from CHS Athletic Director Jim Riley today:
1) The CHS Basketball Girls will play Claremore at the BOK Center in January
2) The CHS Cheerleaders are the 5A Cheerleader's Academic State Champs

-- Ted Wright -- 8pm Wednesday 9/24/2014
If you haven't already signed up a team you can still register at the club house and play Saturday Sept. 27th before the 1st Annual Rusty Flanary Memorial Scholarship Golf Classic -- per Brenda Flanary 9/24/2014 The school board accepted the best set of bids (from 91 submitted) for the high school construction projects Wednesday evening September 24th and work can begin soon. -- Ted 9/24/2014 (6:15pm)
Misc. News: Paige Flanary Progressing At "Little Light House" / Cribbet's Restoring Hidden Building Facade
September 24, 2014
Big Church Yard Sale Saturday / Cafeteria Notice
CHS Football At Coweta Friday Sept. 26
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY- City of Collinsville is accepting applications for two (2) part time positions in its sanitation department. Approximately 30 hours per week. 6AM- 12AM Monday-Friday. Starting salary $10 / hour. This position is part of the Sanitation Truck crew and assists in running the sanitation routes. Apply in person at City Hall, 106 N. 12th Street, Collinsville, OK 74021 or Email application to -- (9/24/2014)
The school board meets Wednesday Sept. 24th at 5:30 to consider the bids received for the high school improvements construction. -- Ted 9/23/2014 Saturday Sept. 27: Youth Football here, Airman's Acre Fly-In, & State Cheer at Norman
Miss Collinsville 2015: Heather Rasmussen
September 20, 2014
2015 Outstanding Teen: Lauren Frost
The JV Football Cardinals beat Skiatook here 15-14 Monday night. Photos later. -- Ted 7:45pm 9/22/2014 No School Friday Sept. 26, 2014 (Professional Day For Teachers) ... perhaps a nice day for Tulsa State Fair?
The Tahlequah Jr. High Football Games will be tomorrow, Tuesday night at Tahlequah. Games begin at 5pm. The Jr. High football field is located next to the high school at 591 Pendleton St. -- Coach Tom Redding 9/22/2014 Note: This was a Thursday game on the original schedule which has been updated ... along with a new Sept. 20th Kelleyville "B" game. -- Ted
Softball Win Over BA-Gold
September 19, 2014

Collinsville-Owasso Festival
Purple for Childhood Cancer Awareness & In Memory Of Coach Phillips
CHS Cheerleaders Qualified For State
September 20, 2014

5A Regional At Union
JrHi Football Sweep Of Pryor
September 18, 2014

7th + 8th + 9th Grade Here Thursday
"Meet The Choir 2014" -- 7pm concert at CHS Gym Tues Sept. 23rd IOU: October school menus, Purple softball, Cheer Regional, and then Miss Collinsville photo pages + several submitted news items. -- Ted 8:30am Monday 9/22/2014
The new Miss Collinsville: (Heather Rasmussen) and Outstanding Teen (Lauren Frost) -- Ted 9:41pm Sat. 9/20/2014 The Collinsville High School Cheerleaders qualified for the 5A State Tournament next week with their regional performance today (Saturday Sept. 20th) at Union's UMAC.. -- Ted 5:15pm 9/20/2014
Taste Of Collinsville
September 18, 2014

2014 CDI Event Added Jazz
CHS Football Loss To Skiatook
September 19, 2014

Highway 20 Bowl Trophy Moves West
Sam West and Levi Draper Key Plays
Mary Jo Hines (Born: September 11, 1929 - Died: September 17, 2014) Services 10am Mon., Sept 22, 2014 at Remnant Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints of Sperry & internment at Collinsville Ridgelawn. Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home
John "Bud" Lewis Smith (Born: September 18, 1940 -
Died: September 17, 2014) -- Graveside Services 11am Thurs., September 25, 2014 northeast of Vera. -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home
Misc. News: FFA Officer Training + Ice Cream + Scholarship
September 19, 2014

Judy Cox Granddaughter Singing
Check back later for photos from a JrHi football sweep of Pryor (7th 14-0), (8th 18-8), & (9th 20-13). And I heard a report the CHS XC girls finished 3rd of 9. -- Ted 9:25pm Thursday 9/18/2014
Misc. News: A-F School Reports / Zero Hero Visit / School Mobile App Announced
September 18, 2014

Softball Festival Friday & Saturday / JV Volleyball Champs
Thursday (Sept. 18): JrHi Fotball & Taste of Collinsville here + XC Girls at O'Brien Park The high school softball team will be participating in a purple out game tomorrow (Fri.) at 10:00 at the Collinsville Festival. In honor of childhood cancer awareness and in memory of Coach Phillips. -- Taylor Kite (9/18/2014) -- (They were up 8-0 on BA in the 5th -- Ted 9/19)
Sept. 2014 State Department of Educations A-F Report Cards for 2013-2014
CHS Softball Girls Beat Claremore 11-1
September 15, 2014

Senior Night Here
CHS Student Video "The Situation" -- 9/18/2014 Last Week's "The Situation" -- link received 9/18/2014
Baylee Eigenheer To Perform In New York City Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
September 17, 2014

Part of Cheerleader / Dance Team
2014 Taste of Collinsville map (pdf). Maps will also be available in the C.D.I. office when tickets are bought. There will be a limited supply available from the Main Street Merchants. -- Sherry Campbell 9/18/2014
Check back for 9/16 park board results, -- Ted -- Wednesday 9/17/2014 Friday (Sept. 19): CHS Football at Skiatook (& Softball Festival) Saturday (Sept. 20) Cheer Regional & Miss Collinsville (& More Softball Festival)
Congratulations to the JV volleyball girls for winning the Coweta JV Tournament on Monday! -- Toni Slagle 9/16/2014 (check back for photo) The Academic team played three conference matches yesterday and won all three for another sweep with final scores of 220 to 80 against Adair, 220 to 40 against Sequoyah, and 240 to 180 against Chelsea. The team plays again today at Skiatook at 4:00 pm. -- Betty L. Gowler (CHS Academic Team Coach) 9/17/2014 Wilson Elementary Students Show "Thoughtfulness"
September 17, 2014

First Two Sets Of Character Kids
4th Grade Football Win Over McAlester
September 13, 2014

Team Photo and Roster
5th Grade Football Win Over BK
September 13, 2014

Team Photo and Roster
Misc. News: Homecoming Parade Info / Volleyball Girls Won Tourney
September 15, 2014

New Park Shade / JrHi Football -vs- Claremore
The JV football game tonight (Monday) at Catoosa starts at 6:00 p.m. -- Thanks & Go Cards!!! -- Kevin Jones (9/15/2014) --Update: Cards JV won 14-0
Agenda For Monday Sept. 15 City Meet
September 15, 2014

Street Closures For Halloween & Homecoming
Project Status Agenda For Tuesday Sept. 16th Park Board Meet
September 15, 2014
Also Potential Ceiling For Largest Pavilion
CHS Cross Country Competed With 6A & 5A Teams At ORU
September 13, 2014
Bishop Kelley Hosted Meet
See September Calendar for busy week: Softball SR NIte, CEF Night at Chick-fil-A, Taste of Collinsville, Highway 20 Bowl, Miss Collinsville, Cheer Regional, etc... City Commission tonight: $74K mini excavator purchase
CHS Football Victory Over Catoosa
September 12, 2014
Cards Travel To Skiatook Next
The Collinsville Varsity Volleyball Team won the Will Rogers Tournament this weekend. They defeated Bishop Kelley's JV in the final match. Congratulations to Megan Rice and Katlynn Wheeler for being selected on the all-tournament team. -- Toni Slagle (9/13/2014)
I have my Cross Country (at ORU) photos out of the camera and ready for 4th & 5th grade football back in Collinsville. Check back much later for those photos.. -- Ted 1:15pm Saturday 9/13/2014 -- With both 6A & 5A competing together at Cross Country the CHS Varsity Girls were 9th, JV Girls 7th and the Varsity Boys 24th. -- 4:30 Sat Update: Elem. Football -- 3rd lost 12-13 to Union, 4th won 20-0 over McAlester, 5th won 18-0 over BK.
Part-time counter position available, afternoons. Various duties. Apply in person. Wardrobe Cleaners 1013 W. Center St. Collinsville -- (9/12/2014)  
CHS Volleyball -vs- Oologah
September 11, 2014
Here Thursday
The Softball Lady Cardinals won the 1st game at the Oologah Invitational beating Bartlesville in a run rule of 9-0. Darci Chester had a 2-run homerun in that game. The 2nd game of the Oologah Invitational the Lady Cards lost 2-1. It was a great game. The Lady Cardinals finished the evening off with a Conference game against Skiatook at their place besting them 16-0. Brittany Kickapoo had a 2-run homerun in that game. It was a great day to be a Cardinal!!!!
The Lady Cardinals are scheduled to play today in the Oologah Invitational at 1pm against Pawnee and again at 5:30pm against BA Black. Good Luck Ladies!!!! -- Roberta Kickapoo (9/12/2014)
Misc. News: CHS Cheer To Regionals Sept. 20th / Softball Festival Shared With Owasso
September 11, 2014
Found Dog / Chick-fil-A CEF Night Sept. 16th
Saturday (Sept. 12th): Cross Country at ORU, Youth Football at Sallee Field, & 70th VFW Anniversary (Sept. 11th) Learn more about smelter waste remediation at city hall 6-7pm -- sorry I lost track of time at volleyball and forgot to drop by for info. -- Ted
Tentative October 2014 Calendar added -- 9/10/2014 CHS Senior QB Shawn Koscheski was named Channel 6 TV's "Athlete of the Week" after leading the CHS Football Cardinals to a 36-27 opening week win over Oologah. -- Ted 9/10/2014 The CHS JV Football Team added to the remarkable week of multi-sport Collinsville JrHi and CHS wins over Oologah with a 34-0 victory Monday Sept. 8th. -- Ted 9/10/2014
Misc. News: CHS Academic Team Hosted Inola, Shidler & Oologah
September 9, 2014
Volleyball 2nd At Catoosa / Taylor & Lenhart RSU XC
7th Grade Volleyball -vs- Ponca City
September 8, 2014
Here Monday
JrHi Softball Wins Over Oologah
September 4, 2014 (Online Sept. 8th)
Two Games Here Thursday
Lifetouch will be taking yearbook photos for all CHS students this Thursday Sept. 11th Thursday Sept. 11th: 6-7pm DEQ Smelter Cleanup (Info &) Open House at City Hall
School Board Met Monday Sept. 8
September 8, 2014
Middle School Report
Fox News reports 76 year old Irene Roberts was the fatality in the Saturday Sept. 6th motor vehicle accident on highway 75. -- Ted 9/8/2014 Manuel Simms (Born: December 05, 1934 -- Died: September 07, 2014) Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home
The CHS volleyball girls finished 2nd at the Catoosa Tournament this weekend. Congratulations to Megan Rice for being selected on the all-tournament team. -- Toni Slagle (9/7/2014) ... check back for submitted photo Jazz Added To Sept. 18th Taste Of Collinsville
September 7, 2014
13th Annual Collinsville Downtown Inc. Event
Native American Scholorship Opportunities
September 7, 2014
Cherokee Language Class / Choctaw STAR
School Board meets Monday Sept. 8. -- Ted -- Sunday CHS Football here Friday Sept. 12 -vs- Catoosa (Gold & Purple Night)
Frances Piper (Born: September 29, 1939 -- Died: September 05, 2014) -- Oologah -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home.
Tulsa World Death Notices (Sunday Sept. 7, 2014): Collinsville -- Paul Alton Hunt, 63, surveyor, died Sunday. Private family services. AdamsCrest, Tulsa.
Terry Due reported the Saturday Sept. 6th death of his mother:
Dolores Joan Due
(Born: April 11, 1929 -- Died: September 06, 2014) Graveside services will be 2:00 p.m., Monday, September 8, 2014 at the I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Tonkawa, OK. -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home.
There was a fatality motor vehicle accident just before 7pm Saturday Sept. 6th on Highway 75 at 4000 Road.

Collinsville's Shawn Daniel Koscheski was nominated for player of the week for week 1 area high school football! Please ask everyone to go vote!! Click on Tulsa World site then voting is on right of screen!! Thank you!! ~Michelle~ (9/7/2014)

The second day of the Coweta softball tournament has been canceled. The Lady Cards went unbeaten on Friday and were in the semi finals when the tournament was cancelled. -- Jim Riley 9/6/2014 -- Saturday Misc. News: Hwy 20 Bowl Shirt Orders Due
September 6, 2014
Meadowcreek Fall Fest / CHS FCA Meet
Collinsville Varsity Volleyball girls were 2-1 the first day of the Catoosa Tournament. They defeated Glenpool and Claremore Sequoyah and lost to Verdigris. -- Toni Slagle (Friday 9/5/2014) The Softball Lady Cardinals are undefeated in the Coweta Invitational beating Coweta 5-1 and now advances to the Semifinals Saturday morning at 10:30 am. -- Roberta Kickapoo (Friday 9/5/2014)
Varsity Football Win Over Oologah
September 4, 2014
Cardinals & Mustangs Traded First Half Points
Defense Stiffened In 2nd Half
Misc. News: VFW Celebrates 70 Years
September 5, 2014
CHS Academic Team Schedule / JV Volleyball Won VC Tournament
The Collinsville JV volleyball girls won the Victory Christian JV volleyball tournament today. -- Toni Slagle 9/4/2014 (check back for submitted photo) CHS varsity softball win 8-0 over Miami -- per Missy DeLozier on Facebook 9/4/2014 -- Play again Friday 10m at Coweta Invitational per Roberta Kickapoo Facebook Softball: The Lady Cardinals Won 2nd Game against Oologah with a score of 6-1 at the Coweta Invitational. They will play again at 5:30 at Coweta HS. -- Roberta Kickapoo 9/5/2014
It's Good To Be A Cardinal
Collinsville's JrHi Softball girls won the first game -vs- Oologah Thursday and were leading the 2nd. -- Ted 4:10pm 9/4/2014 ... photos later Cardinal 9th Grade Football Win Over Oologah
September 2, 2014
Collinsville Scored With 6.2 Seconds Left For Win
Cardinal 7th Grade Football Win Over Oologah
September 2, 2014
Brayden Burd Had 3 First Quarter TDs
Cardinal 8th Grade Football Win Over Oologah
September 2, 2014
Grayson Boomer Had 2 First Quarter TDs
Tuesday: JrHi Football Here Sept. 2nd -vs- Oologah -- check back for photos from 3 Collinsville wins -- Ted 9:25pm 9/2/2014
Thursday: CHS Football Season Starts Here Sept. 4th -vs- Oologah (& Terry Due Players & Coaches Invited)
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)
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