March 2015 Archived NEWS Index (Collinsville, Oklahoma) ... email Ted Wright: ... Frequently Asked Questions
Collinsville Educators, Parents & Students Joined Rally At State Capitol (for 2nd year)
March 27, 2015

Also Voiced Concerns To Elected Officials Face To Face
Misc. News: Current Church At CMS Sunday / CHS Tennis Success / CHS End-Of-Year Schedule
April 2, 2015

Sawyer Salisbury Basketball All-State / Volleyball Boosters Meet
FFA Banquet Was 60th Annual
March 27, 2015

Rick Brinkley Was Speaker & New Officers Announced
The school board will tour the CHS and Upper elementary construction sites starting at 6pm April 1. Collinsville Chamber of Commerce Newsletter -- 3/31/2015
FFA Farm Day At ECC
March 27, 2015

At Early Childhood Center
Sawyer Salisbury named Basketball All-State (& Taylor O'Dell 3rd alternate) -- per Jim Riley 3/29/2015 Sallie Ann Wilson (March 12, 1948 – March 20, 2015) -- Mowery Funeral Service
Ted Wright Family News
March 29, 2015

Emily Engaged & Samantha Dealing With MS
Veggie Buddy Contest
March 27, 2015

At Early Childhood Center
School Newsletter (pdf) -- 3/27/2015 Bill E. Barrett Jr. (Born: March 03, 1951 - Died: March 27, 2015) -- CHS 1969 Graduate -- Memorial Service (2pm) Friday, April 3, 2015 at Community Church -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home Billy L. McCubbin (Born: April 25, 1938 - Died: March 27, 2015) -- Collinsville -- Funeral services 2pm, Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at the -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home Chapel.
Two CHS Baseball wins at Bartlesville -- per Jim Riley with Norman Van Sickle Photos 3/28/2015 Robert Lewis Hill (Born: March 22, 1927 - Died: March 26, 2015) -- Oologah -- no services planned -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home Jerry Kay Williams (Born: April 21, 1943 - Died: March 26, 2015) -- Nowata -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home
Misc. News: Severe Weather Followup / CHS Class Reunions
March 27, 2015

1962, 1963 & 1965 CHS Reunions Plans
Blood Drive (Friday March 27) at the High School sponsored by Student Council. 7:30 am - 2:30 pm. The community is welcome and visitors will be given the next available slot upon their arrival! -- 3/26/2015
Misc. News: Severe Weather Here / CHS Golf & Tennis Results
March 25, 2015

2 Pickup Accident At Former "S-Curve Location"
Soccer Boys -vs- Rejoice
March 24, 2015

Photos From JV 6-0 Win
Varsity Won Also 3-0
Spring is a busy time. A lot of new information regarding end of the school year activities and testing schedules have been added to the schoolway app under the Links icon. Information on summer camps for all sports will be sent out soon. If you haven't already downloaded the app go to or search schoolway in the app store or Google Play Store. Be sure to subscribe to district notifications. -- Missy DeLozier 3/25/2015
CHS JV Baseball Win Over Union
March 23, 2015

6-2 Victory Here Monday
FFA at ECC Friday morning and Banquet Friday evening ... check back for photos Household Pollutant Collection Fri-Sat At Tulsa Fairgrounds (Mar 28-29)
7th-12th Grade Cheerleader & Mascot Clinic & Tryout Information (with mandatory meeting April 6th) -- 3/24/2014 2 CHS Soccer Wins Over Rejoice here Tuesday: JV Boys 6-0 and Varsity Boys 3-0 (No girls games) -- JV photos later -- Ted 9:40pm 3/24/2015
CHS Students Receive Tulsa Tech Recognition
March 24, 2015

National Technical Honor Society Listed
Tulsa County Leaders Hope Voters Will Continue Vision 2025 -- Collinsville was well represented by City Manager Pam Polk and Mayor Bud York (according to Larry Shafer who provided the link to the NewsOn6 story) -- 3/24/2015
JV Baseball Win Over Union -- 3/23/2015 (heard the Varsity won 8-3 at Sapulpa Monday also) Monday -- Reminder PLAC meeting tonight @ 6:30pm @ Herald Elementary. Education Legislation and March 30th Rally will be discussed. -- Monday March 23, 2015
Misc. News: Chamber Free Movie Series / Community Church April Movie
March 22, 2015

Senator Brinkley Senate News
See the March Calendar ... PLAC, Baseball, Library Teen Week, FFA Banquet, ... Cvilleok completed 12 years online March 20, 2015
Donald Ray Hannon (Born: April 25, 1930 - Died: March 20, 2015) Funeral Services will be held at Rabbs Creek Baptist Church on Tuesday March 24, 2015 at 10am. Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home
The City of Collinsville is accepting applications for a full-time position of cashier clerk. Under general supervision, this position is responsible for answering telephones, taking utility payments, handling utility customers, and other duties as assigned. Position requires general customer service knowledge, good oral communication skills, the ability to deal with the public, intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office Products, 10-key experience, a high school diploma and two years cashier experience.
Applications may be obtained at 106 N. 12th; Human Resources, P.O. Box 730, Collinsville, OK 74021 or e-mailed to; Resumes will not be accepted without an application.The City of Collinsville is an Equal Opportunity Employer. (3/19/2015 advertisement)
March 2015 Honors: District Teacher / All-State Wrestlers / Basketball Conference Honors
March 18, 2015

Cornett Teacher of Year / Vaughn Coach of Year
Wilson Elementary Character Kids
March 17, 2015

Loyalty & Understanding Recognition
Misc. News: HRC & Patchworkers Meetings / Free Youth Baseball Event
March 18, 2015

Pancake Breakfast March 28th
Ronald Dewayne Bauders (July 12, 1946 - February 28, 2015) -- Reynolds Funeral Service
I still have a bunch of submitted news backlogged over the past week -- Ted -- midnight Monday 3/16/2015 Misc. News: CHS Gym "Out of Service"
March 16, 2015

"Man-Made" Earthquakes NOT Insured / Library Job Hunt Assistance
CHS Tennis Hosted Tennis Tournament At LaFortune
March 12, 2015
(Online March 16th)
Will Host Two More: April 9th & 29th

CHS Track At Glenpool
March 13, 2015
(Online March 16th)
Rain Shortened Event - First This Season
JrHi At Wagoner The Day Before
Fire Truck Purchase & Annexation South Of Cemetery
March 15, 2015

City Commission Agenda For Monday March. 16th
Agenda March 17th Park Board
March 15, 2015

Followup On City Lake Trail & Sand Volleyball
Sorry for late notice -- CHS Basketball girls are getting Academic State Trophy at halftime of first game at ORU today which starts at noon -- Jim Riley 11am Sat. 3/14/2015

Friday Glenpool Track Meet Results ... check back for photos -- 3/15
March 13, 2015 School Newsletter (pdf) -- 3/15/2015
CHS Basketball 5A State Loss Ends Lady Cards 23-3 Season
March 13, 2015

Lost To Deer Creek In Final 4 Game Friday
CHS Soccer Hosted East Central Wednesday
March 11, 2015
(Online March 15th)
Informal Boys Game Not On Schedule
Collinsville Basketball Season Ended by Deer Creek "Mugging" -- check back for photos and details -- Ted -- 11:25pm Friday Check back for city commission and park board agendas for March 16 & 17 -- Ted 2:20am Sat
Richie Ovel Dean (Born: April 19, 1938 - Died: March 13, 2015) -- Funeral Service 2pm Tues., March 17, 2015 at Collinsville Free Will Baptist Church -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home I've spent more time taking photos the past 3 days than I have getting them ready for online pages. Check back for soccer, tennis, and track over the next few days... and with spring break in progress I will not have names for many of them. -- Ted 4:15pm Friday -- And hopefully the basketball girls will keep me busy Saturday also.
CHS Basketball 5A State Win
March 12, 2015

Lady Cards Beat Ardmore 50-46 To Advance
CHS Basketball Girls In Final Four ... with 50-46 win over Adrmore ... play Friday at 7:30pm -- more later -- Ted 4:30pm 3/12 Cox SportsHub ... possible video of basketball?
CHS Situation Video -- 3/12/20015 Check back later for a few photos from the Collinsville Tennis Tournament in progress today at Lafortune in Tulsa ... and then later: state basketball -- Ted 11am Thursday 3/12/2015 Gary Wayne Harding earned an at-large bid to the NCAA wrestling tournament. -- Russell Wright 3/12/2015 -- Source: on CHS Basketball Girls (Video) -- Winning the Last One For Coach Campbell -- 3/10/2015 Don't forget -- school dismissals will be 10 minutes later daily starting 3/11/2015 (and spring break is next week March 16-20)
Due to the previous snow days, the Collinsville Board of Education voted on Monday Night to amend the school calendar. Starting on Wednesday, March 11, all students will be dismissed 10 minutes later at the end of each school day for the rest of the year. We will also add a full day at the end of the school year. Students last day of school will now be May 22. 2015. If you have any questions, please contact your building principal. -- Thank you for your cooperation in this matter. -- Lance West (Superintendent) 3/10/2015
CHS Baseball Wet Home Opener
March 9, 2015

Beat Skiatook In The Rain Monday
March 9th School Board Meeting results including additional day and additional minutes per day to school calendar ... and academic announcement for CHS basketball girls. Teachers will return for half-day May 26th. Smoothir bar for HS. -- 3/10/2015
FREE LOST JEWELRY LOCATING -- (Bill - 918-401-0370)
Rules: Lost on your or public property otherwise you will need to obtain permission from the land owner. Be prepared to describe the item in detail. Please do not be offended, especially with rings, when I ask if it was an over or under hand toss. I do this for free because a smiling face is priceless.
Misc. News: March Library Activities / ECC Celebrated Dr. Seuss's Birthday
March 9, 2015

Chorus District Results
CHS Tennis at Lafortune Monday -- March 9 (& Soccer -vs- Rogers at BTW) CHS Baseball here Monday (-vs- Skiatook) -- March 9 ... see March calendar
Collinsville Chamber of Commerce
March 5, 2015

Josh Kelley Was March Luncheon Speaker
State Basketball -- Collinsville Girls will play Ardmore at ORU on Thursday at 2:00. -- Jim Riley -- Sunday 3/8/2015 1pm
Misc. News: Oklahoma Main Street Award Finalist Announced / Household Pollutant Collection
March 7, 2015

Renters Insurance Information
Clock Change see March calendar Recent and scheduled Community Church Events --3/8/2015
CHS Track Pie Auction
March 3, 2015

Raised Funds For CHS/JrHi Track Programs
School Board Agenda For March 9th
March 7, 2015

Start Time Is 6pm -- Administrator Re-Hires
OSSAA Wrestling Champs Video (via YouTube) -- 3/5/2015 CHS Basketball Girls Advance To State As Area Champs
March 5, 2015

Exploded With Flurry Before Half Time ... Propelled 70-44 Win Over Edison
Job Post For Cook At Herald Elem. -- 3/6/2015
The Father-Daughter Dance for grades 3-5 is still on for tomorrow night (Friday 6:30-8:30 in the High School Cafeteria). Forms and payment can be turned in to teachers tomorrow morning and we will accept payment at the door also. -- Thanks! Betty L. Gowler (Academic Team Coach) -- Thursday 3/5/2015
Thursday Sports Update -- Playoff Basketball is still on for tonight (Thurs) at Webster. CHS soccer at Oologah has been cancelled - per Jim Riley 3/5/2015   No School Thursday March 5, 2015 -- per School Messenger 10:40pm 3/4/2015 -- due to inclement weather No School Wednesday March 4, 2015 -- per School Messenger 10:15pm 3/3/2015 -- due to predicted winter storm Wed.
CHS Soccer Boys -vs- Coweta
March 3, 2015

Cardinals Lost 1-2 In Delayed Home Opener
CHS Soccer Girls -vs- Coweta
March 3, 2015

Lady Cards Lost 0-5 In Delayed Home Opener
The CHS soccer girls lost 0-5 and the guys lost 1-2 here Tuesday -vs- Coweta ... photos Wednesday -- Ted 3/3/2015 Gavin Rose tells me the Collinsville basketball girls will play Edison (who won 72-48 over Grove) -- Ted 10pm Tues 3/3
Misc. News: Cara Cowan Watts Changes Direction In Cherokee Chief Race
March 3, 2015

Tyler Back To Pilots Training / ECC Characters
Band Spaghetti Dinner and Auction is this Saturday!! -- March 7th
Clocks change Sunday March 8th -- Start Daylight Saving Time
Collinsville Basketball Girls Are Regional Champs
March 2, 2015

Beat Memorial 68-32 ... need 1 more win for state ticket
Results from March 2nd City Commission Meet -- 3/3/2015
Track Pie Auction Was March 3rd
The CHS Class of 2005 is organizing a 10 year reunion -- 3/2/2015
No School -- Monday March 2, 2015 -- Due To Road Conditions -- 3/1/2015 6:10pm Sunday
Reminder: Sick Child Guidelines for Collinsville Schools -- 1/8/2015
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