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Photos From Collinsville City Lake
November 24, 2017
Three Trails To Hike Or Trail Bike On
Shop Collinsville ... save gas, help our merchants, city police & fire with your sales tax Go Cardinals
Filing for School Board Board Seat #3 is Dec 4-6 -- (Notice) Check back for photos from Friday Basketball -vs- Pryor here: JV girls lost 17-43, JV boys lost 47-50, varsity girls lost 34-40, varsity boys won 76-61. -- Ted 9:20pm 12/1/2017
Co-Existing At Collinsville High School - A Cardinal Connection Video Report 12/1/2017 7th grade girls lost a close one to Pryor, 35 to 33. -- LadyCardsBasketball 11/30/2017
VFW Thanksgiving Meal
November 30, 2017
At VFW Post 3077
Megan Scyrkels' (Cardinal Connection) coverage of the CHS Basketball Ladies win at Glenpool 11/28
Information For Dec. 9th Christmas Parade
November 29, 2017
From Collinsville Chamber
Shop In Collinsville your local merchants Ella Hanner (May 06, 1937 - November 29, 2017) -- Funeral Service Monday, December 04, 2017 (10:00 AM) at Oologah United Methodist Church -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home
Misc. News: Malon Wrestling Benefit / 9U Baseball Tryouts
November 29, 2017
Herald Hustle / Band & Choir Honors
Lady Cards win @ Glenpool tonight. Friday night is the home opener against Pryor. Get your RED out fans and be loud. Band is going to be rockin the home court.-- LadyCardsBasketball Tues. 11/28/2017
Layhoma Ann Smith (August 15, 1972 - November 27, 2017) -- Funeral Services will be 10:00 a.m., Friday, December 1, 2017 at the Maranatha Baptist Temple -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home James Richard Kirklin (January 25, 1952 - November 27, 2017) -- Oologah -- Air Force Veteran -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home
Billy Joe Hill (August 09, 1930 - November 19, 2017) -- Oologah -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home CHS Basketball at Glenpool Tuesday Nov. 28th (will host Pryor Fri. Dec. 1)
Meet The Cardinals - Basketball
November 21, 2017
Sample Photos Elementary-HS Teams
Alumni Basketball
November 21, 2017
Varsity-Alumni Games
8th Grade Basketball Girls
November 20, 2017
Beat Glenpool Here Monday
9th Grade Basketball Boys
November 20, 2017
Beat Glenpool Here 37-28
7th Grade Basketball Boys
November 20, 2017
Beat Glenpool Here 22-16
9th Grade Basketball Girls
November 20, 2017
Beat Glenpool Here 32-24
7th Grade Basketball Girls
November 20, 2017
Beat Glenpool Here 32-24
8th Grade Basketball Boys
November 20, 2017
Beat Glenpool Here 35-32
Misc. News: 6th Graders Collected Food / 5th Graders Selling T-Shirts
November 23, 2017
CDI Awarded For Rafters Facade Project
Nov. 22-23-24, 2017 -- School Thanksgiving Break Dec. 21-Jan. 3 -- School Christmas-New Years Break
Meet The Cardinals & Alumni Basketball --photos later -- that was the most fun I can remember at a basketball game: a 6 quarter varsity boys win 101-93 & the alumni girls won 29-23 in just 2 quarters. After meeting every basketball player from grade 1-12. -- Ted 9pm Tuesday (that feels like a Friday for school folks) -- Nov. 21, 2017 Band & Cheer Recognition at Nov. 20th City Meet -- 11/24
CHS Basketball Scrimmages
November 14 & 20, 2017
Girls Hosted Fort Gibson & Bishop Kelley
Boys Hosted Sapulpa
CHS Basketball Girls Team Photo
November 21, 2017
First Season Under Coach Brad Cantrell
All 6 Collinsville JrHi Basketball teams beat Glenpool Monday ... I'll add scores and photos when I can. Several on Twitter already. -- Ted 11:15pm 11/20/2017 Big Thoughts Little Cards (on Thanksgiving) Video by Paige Bargas-- Nov. 2017
Collinsville Basketball JrHi teams all won against Glenpool Monday -- photos much later. Sorry -- I posted last year's CMA agenda ... but now have the corrected version on the city page for Nov. 20, 2017. I'll be at home opener for JrHi basketball so might miss band & cheer presentations at city hall (5:30)
New on the November Calendar: Monday CHS Boys basketball scrimmage at 2pm (JrHi starts at 5) & Tuesday CHS Girls basketball scrimmage at 3pm -- both here. -- Ted 11/20/2017 Don't Forget -- City Trash Pickup is on holiday schedule: Thursday moves to Wed. & Friday moves to Mon.

(For Nov. 21) The doors open at 5:30 on Tuesday and youth players need to be there at 5:30. Meet the Cardinals will begin at 6. Please pass this along to others. -- Shane Hadley -- 11/19/2017 -- Basketball

Freshmen girls finished 3rd in the Cleveland Tournament, beating Glenpool tonight. -- LadyCardsBasketball 11/18/2017
City Commission Nov. 20 Agenda
November 19, 2017
Band & Cheer Recognition / Nuisance Abatement
School Newsletter (pdf) -- Nov. 17, 2017 Seventh grade girls got runner-up in the Cleveland tournament. Good job Lady Cards -- LadyCardsBasketball Saturday 11/18/2017
Beginning Band Concert
November 14, 2017
6th Graders Performed
Results from Nov. 13th School Board: Feb Election for new school buildings, new board member, ... -- Ted 11/17/2017 Collinsville’s 8th grade boys and girls won today and will play for the Championship in the Cleveland tournament. The boys will play on Sat at 3:50. The girls will play on Sat at 3:00. -- Jim Riley 11/16/2017

7th Grade basketball boys with a win over Cleveland 31-21. The boys will play for the consolation Saturday at 2:10pm at Cleveland's Middle School! -- Roberta Kickapoo 11/16/2017

My little 7th grade girls basketball team won 46-6. -- Niki Baughman 11/16/2017

Misc. News: CEF Hears Student Movement Study Results
November 16, 2017
Family Cuts Open / Youth Artists Music Competition
Happy Birthday Oklahoma -- Nov. 16, 1907 (110 Years) Preliminary December 2017 Calendar -- 11/15/2017
Harley Thomas Injured Monday Nov. 13th (Accident on Hwy 75) - per Owasso Reporter Collinsville’s 8th grade Boys BB team won their first game in the Cleveland Tournament. They will play again on Thursday at 6:30. -- Jim Riley 11/14/2017 Collinsville’s 7th grade Boys BB team lost their first game in the Cleveland Tournament. They will play again on Thursday at 4:30. -- Jim Riley 11/14/2017
Veterans Day Parade
November 11, 2017
Collinsville Veterans Celebrated
Nov. 14th -- 3pm Girls Basketball Scrimmage at HS Gym + 6:30pm Beginning Band Concert at MS Gym Collinsville’s 7th and 8th grade girls basketball teams start the season off with wins in the 1st round of the Cleveland JH BB tournament Monday. -- Jim Riley 11/14/2017
The City of Collinsville is seeking a full-time Waste Water Treatment Plant Foreman. This position is responsible for the waste water plant in order to ensure that residents have safe and clean water in accordance with federal, territorial and municipal legislation, policies and standards. Must possess class “C” Waste Water License. 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 Resumes must be accompanied with an application. -- posted 11/13/2017
Veterans Honored at Upper Elementary
November 10, 2017
Collinsville 4th & 5th Graders Welcomed Veterans
Monday Nov. 13th was Education Day at Jalapeno Grill. Support the Collinsville Education Foundation and enjoy a great meal.
Band Director Rod Mackey Honored
November 8, 2017
NewsOn6 Featured "Impactful Teacher"
Home Representative Club
November 7, 2017
Nov. Meet On WWAH
Five Cardinals Sign For College Sports
November 8, 2017
Misc. News: Chamber Ribbon Cut / Police Cyber Presentation
November 12, 2017
Renters Insurance Myths
Misc. News: Grayson Boomer Commits To OSU / Christmas Parade & Show
November 11, 2017
School Bus Drivers Needed
Results from Nov. 6th City Commission Meeting -- Ted 11/12 JrHi Basketball starts Monday Nov. 13th at Cleveland tournament. Varsity will be at Glenpool Nov. 28th.
All-Conference Volleyball
November 10, 2017
Lady Cardinal Recognitions
Vietnam Veteran's Video At Chamber
November 2, 2017
Albert Sena Was Guest of Mayor York
All-District Choir Performance
November 7, 2017
All-State 2nd Round Quilifers Listed Also
School Board Agenda For Nov. 13th (with Band Recognition)
November 9, 2017
Architects Presentation - Bond Vote Call
Veterans Day Parade 11am Saturday -- City Proclamation (pdf) Put your Friday trash out for Thursday -- City Hall closed Friday Nov. 10

FYI Collinsville Merchants -- There is an apparent scam in progress which could take $'s away from legit Collinsville fundraisers -- Ted Wright

I just had a phone call from a Michelle (817) 953-8282 selling ads on Collinsville Cheer T-shirts. I asked if this was authorized by Collinsville cheer and she used your name. Just wanted to confirm this was legit -or- a scam? -- Ted
I do not know who that person is, I would say no. -- Alicia Herald 11/7/2017

I also received a detailed email from Michelle West ( with $300 to $800 ads on cheer t-shirts ... with a claim that 100% went to the athletic dept. But this is not associated with Collinsville cheer nor the athletic department here.-- Ted

Roy D. Ashley [June 24, 1938 ~ November 4, 2017 (age 79)] -- Funeral Mass Wednesday November 8, 2017 (11:00 AM) St. Therese Catholic Church -- Reynolds Funeral Service Garage Sale. 2108 W Union Pl, Collinsville. Liquidating estate. One day only. Nov 10, 8:00 to noon. Furniture, refrigerator, washer & dryer, fine china, and much more.
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY- City of Collinsville is accepting applications a part time position 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 -- posted 11/6/2017 The City of Collinsville is accepting applications for a two (2) full-time position of Water Treatment Plant Operator. 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. Full benefit package is available. Drug testing required.
Apply in person at City Hall, 106 N. 12th Street, or email The City of Collinsville is an equal opportunity employer. -- posted 11/6/2017
City Commission Nov. 6 Agenda
November 4, 2017
Casey's Final Plat / Safe Routes Bids / Surplus Bricks
From Wednesday: Emergency responders investigating double-fatality crash at U.S. 75 and Oklahoma 20 -- Tulsa World -- about 3pm Wed 11/1/2017 News On 6 -- wreck Nov. 1 -- couple from Blue Jacket died (Charles and Sandra Poe) per Fox 23 (at Yale Ave & Hwy 20)
Lexi Draper & Fox23 Pose Cancer Cause Questions
October 26, 2017
Local Smelters / Soil Movement Are One Candidate
Time Change Sunday
David E. Lemke Sr. (March 26, 1931 - October 29, 2017) -- Durant -- Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM Friday, November 3, 2017 at Brown's Funeral Service Chapel in Durant.
Lila Charlotta Denegar (April 09, 1939 - October 31, 2017) -- Talala -- Funeral Service Friday, November 03, 2017 (1:00 PM) at Oologah United Methodist Church -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home All Metro Lakes Conference Volleyball selections: 1st team Ashley Flanagan; 2nd team Annie Haught and Bryn Willt; honorable mention Kylie Enloe, Jacy Rule and Gracie Haught. -- Jim Riley 11/1/2017
Halloween Oct. 31st -- check back for photos in a few days CHS Football Hosts Skiatook Friday Nov. 3 (& SR Nite)
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Lost dog/cat/garage sale ads are $5 ($10 w/ photo) and are to be paid in advance. -- Ted Wright
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