Nov. 2016 Archived NEWS Index (Collinsville, Oklahoma) ... email Ted Wright: ... Frequently Asked Questions
Misc. News: Herald 3rd Graders Turkey Contest / 4 CHS Cheerleaders In NY Macy's Parade
November 30, 2016

Help Finding Life Insurance Benefits
Collinsville Veterans Day Parade & Veterans Building Re-Dedication
November 11, 2016

Memorial Statues Unveiled At 70 Year Old Vets Building
Misc. News: All-State Band, Christmas Parade, Library, Home Tour, Boys Basketball, Football Banquet
December 9, 2016

Teachers of Year / Wrestle Royalty
Christmas Parade Sat. .. photos later (Newson6)
5A Lady Cardinals BEAT Deer Creek 40-24 & will now play Owasso for the Championship in the Bixby Invitational Sat. at 7pm!Way to go girls!! - Roberta Kickapoo 12/9 (Basketball)
Collinsville Christmas Parade is Saturday Dec. 10th School Board Filing Period (Dec. 5-6-7) for post 2.
CHS Football November Summary
November 4+11+18, 2016

Wins Over Skiatook & Coweta + Loss To Lawton Mac
I updated this week's calendar with several corrections -- noon Monday 12/5 -- Ted CHS wrestling (at Sperry) starts about 6:15 Monday (Dec. 5)
Thursday (Dec. 1) -- JrHi Basketball here tonight + HS Basketball at Pryor Friday. JrHi Wrestlers to Sand Springs Fri/Sat. Warranty work began at Sallee Field Dec. 1. Wrestling Homecoming Royalty announced Dec. 1. -- Ted
Dakota James Boggs (October 17, 1995 – November 28, 2016) -- CHS 2015 Grad -- Funeral service will be held 10:00 a.m. Friday, December 2, 2016, at the Mowery Funeral Service Chapel in Owasso. Among the many Collinsville things I missed earlier in November (while in Australia) was saying a proper goodbye to my friend W.T. "Bill" Thomas -- Ted
Misc. November Recognitions
November 29, 2016
Volleyball / Basketball / Band & Chorus
Basketball Sweep Of Glenpool
November 29, 2016
Season Opening Wins For Varsity & JV
Man sentenced to life without parole in 2015 death of 10-month-old Owasso girl (“Emmy” O’Rourke) -- Tulsa World -- 10/29/2016 -- (Previous Coverage) David Richard Brown (August 08, 1946 - November 25, 2016) -- Claremore -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home.
Ravyn Murphy Signs For Softball
November 28, 2016
With NEO Norseman
check back for many other CHS signings I missed earlier in November I posted a few Australia photos on the School Instagram today -- Ted 11/28
The filing period for seat 2 on the Collinsville School Board (5 year term) is Dec. 5th-7th (8am-5pm) at the Tulsa County Election Board. The seat is currently held by Kevin Morrison who has announced his intention to file again. -- Ted 11/28/2016 James Wesley Harris (February 22, 1935 - November 28, 2016) -- Funeral Services will be held 1:00 p.m., Thursday, December 1, 2016 at the Collinsville Church of the Nazarene -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home.
Character Kids
November 28, 2016
ECC & Herald Student Recognitions
CHS Basketball Here Tuesday Nov. 29th Recycle Tires & E-Waste Saturday Dec. 3rd
Note: I will be trying to at least partially "reconstruct" November Collinsville events that occurred while I was away (football, basketball, character kids, ...) from other sources. While trying to keep up with new events. Check back daily. -- Ted Wright -- 11/28/2016
(Pre-Game) Collinsville, Coweta clash in first-round playoff football game at Sallee Field -- Owasso Reporter Nov.6 More Coweta Pregame -- Owasso Reporter Nov 6 School Tweet (pdf) -- Nov. 4, 2016
Makayla Bowman Softball Commit To NEO -- Owasso Reporter Nov. 7, 2016 Collinsville Chamber of Commerce Hears State Of City -- Owasso Reporter Nov. 6th
November 22nd -- Alumni-vs-Varsity Boys Basketball -- Photos by Norm Van Sickle November 22nd Basketball "Meet The Cardinals" -- Photos by Norm Van Sickle
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: with an application.
School Thanksgiving Break Nov 23-24-25
City of Collinsville Holiday Trash Schedule - Thanksgiving Thursday pickup moves to Wednesday before. Friday pickup moves to Monday following.
FYI -- I am finally home from 3 weeks in Australia (Nov. 22). It will take me considerable time to sort thru the mountain of things I need to look at to even start getting back to normal news coverage. I attended my daughter Emily's wedding in Tasmania (Nov. 5th) and also had a quick visit with daughter Samantha who attended the wedding from her new home in Japan. I saw many amazing Australian sights and hope to select a few favorite photos to share as time permits. -- Ted Wright 11/22/2016
New Collinsville Band Uniforms (& Honor Band Members) -- Owasso Reporter Coverage 11/21/2016 Collinsville Water Treatment Plant recognized for fluoridation quality -- Owasso Reporter 11/18/2016 Collinsville grad Wyatt Jordan making a successful return to wrestling with NEO -- Owasso Reporter 11/10/2016
Jeremiah "Jerry" Joseph Neville (March 12, 1944 - November 08, 2016) -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home.
Jimmy Dale Sweeney (January 14, 1949 - November 19, 2016) -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home.
The Band winter concert for grades 7-12 has been changed to Thursday, December 15th at 7:00 p.m.
Six Collinsville HS Baseball Players Sign College Intent -- Owasso Reporter -- Dylan Russell, Zach Bess, Brett Erickson, Blake Burd, Brannon Jordan, Cale Crutchfield Lawton Mac Ends Collinsville Playoff Football Run and Season (14-28) -- Tulsa World 11/18/2016
Collinsville Veterans Building Re-Dedication - Owasso Reporter Coverage William Terrill "Bill" Thomas (November 17, 1932 - November 08, 2016) CHS 1950 Grad, Navy Vet - Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home. Conway Francis Young (November 10, 1924 - November 11, 2016) -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home.
Cardinal Football -- The Cardinals will head back to Lawton and Cameron University Stadium to take on Lawton Mac next week in the 2nd round... after a 35-28 win over Coweta Nov 11th Sydnie McClelland is signing with NEOSHO (softball) Friday Nov. 11th.
Honor our Veterans by attending the Nov. 11th 11am Veterans Day Parade followed by a dinner for the veterans and a re-dedication ceremony for the restored Veterans Building. Collinsville High School signings for college sports: Rylee DeLozier, Gail Young and Mallory Vaughn (Nov. 9th) + Ashton Friend and William Reynolds (Nov. 10th). -- check back in a few weeks for additional detail -- Ted -- Nov 10
Cardinal Football · Nov 4 -- It is now official, Collinsville will take on Coweta at home next friday night in the 1st round of the 5A State Football Playoffs! Australian Wedding For Emily Wright & Tyler Spencer
November 5, 2016
Emily Is 2003 Collinsville HS Graduate
Edgar J. Bradley (September 27, 1936 - November 01, 2016) -- Memorial Services will be 10:00 a.m. Friday, November 4, 2016 at the Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home.
Collinsville beat Skiatook 24-10 in the final regular season football game. Owasso Reporter on Collinsville Cross Country -- 11/1/2015
Go Cards ...
Beat Skiatook Friday
Go Tahlequah ...
Beat Bishop Kelley Friday
Congratulations Collinsville All-State Softball Cardinals: Rylee DeLozier, Gail Young & Darci Chester -- Ted 11/1 -- {Brittany Kickapoo and Makayla Bowman were All State Alternates} JrHi Basketball Tournament Details -- 11/1/2016
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