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Agendas For City Meet Monday Nov. 19: City (pdf) & CMA (pdf) -- Prarie View Storm Water Rehabilitation Congratulations Football Cardinals ... more work to be done No School Nov. 21-22-23 (Wed-Thur-Fri) Tentative December Calendar -- 11/18/2018
Football Cards Advance With 35-10 Win Over Guthrie
November 16, 2018
12th Win Is Tied For Best In History
Next Friday's football playoff game with Carl Albert will be played at Owasso (at 7pm) - per Brad Cantrell 10am Sat. Nov.17
Football Cards reach 12 wins (only one other team has ever won 12) ... Cards have met ever challenge so far ... bring on Carl Albert for number 13 -- photos & details later -- Ted 9:40pm Friday Nov. 16 Collinsville man tried to ram an Owasso Police car during chase (Cory Spargur, 28)-- NewsOn6 -- 11/16/2018
Methodist Church Work Group
October 27, 2018
Tree Trimming At Wilson 6th Grade Center
Capturing a legacy: City of Collinsville honors longtime local photographer Norman J. Van Sickle -- By Art Haddaway Owasso Reporter News Editor -- 11/15/2018
Monday Nov 19 JrHi Basketball Here + Tuesday Nov 20 Basketball "Tip-Off" all grade teams & alums + No School Nov 21-22-23 (Thanksgiving Break) Collinsville School Board member Tim Reed, a Rogers County Reserve Police Officer, is included in this Nowata County story on NewsOn6 -- 11/14/2018
Medical Marijuana changes to the city zoning codes is the topic at the Thursday Nov. 15, 2018 Collinsville Planning Commission's "Public Hearing" (6:30pm at City Hall).
Go Cardinals -- Take State -- One game at a time I'm still weeks behind on Oct/Nov news -- Ted Nov. 14th
Fire Safety Training
October 22, 2018
Fire Dept. At Herald Elementary
Opening Ceremonies For New Funeral Home
October 25, 2018
Parsons Canoe Beggs Funeral Home
Norm Van Sickle Photo Display at Veterans Building Tuesday (Nov 13) 6th Grade Band Concert Tuesday (Nov 13) --- cancelled Playoff Football Friday (7pm at Sallee Field)
Oct. 29th School Board Approved Re-Bids
November 12, 2018
Saved ~$241K From Previous Bid
Veterans Day Parade
November 10, 2018
World War I Ended 100 Years Ago
Results added to Oct. 22, 2018 City Water Plant work session. & Nov. 5th city meet results: will build a new plant. -- 11/12/2018 Stout defenses collide when Collinsville hosts Guthrie -- By Shawn Hein Sports Editor -- Owasso Reporter -- 11/11/2018 Jerry Edward Mason (April 06, 1936 - November 11, 2018 -- Oologah -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home
Choir News
November 11, 2018
All-District Concert / All-State / Humble Recognition
Looking Back -- Guthrie knocked Collinsville out of the 5A football playoffs in round 3 in November 2013 (at Sapulpa) before they beat McAlester for the 2013 State Championship. Collinsville needs to knock out Guthrie this year to get to round 3.
Former Lumber Yard Leveled
November 11, 2018
Had Been Alcorns & AllRed Most Recently
Allen Ray Moore (June 07, 1950 - November 06, 2018) -- Memorial Service Tuesday, November 13, 2018 (1:00 PM) at 1st Pentecostal Church of Collinsville -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home
Unbeaten CHS Football Cardinals Advance
November 8, 2018
41-7 Win Over Ada Brings Guthrie For Next Playoff Round
Check back for photos Veterans Day Parade (& other backlogged events)
Agenda For Nov. 12th School Board
November 9, 2018
Election Resolution For Seat #4
High school football: Collinsville linebacker Trent Brown takes the ribbing, keeps on hitting -- By Mike Brown Tulsa World -- Nov 8, 2018

Playoff Football Broadcast
Band News
November 7, 2018
Contests, Concerts, Construction
JrHi Basketball here Thursday (Nov. 8) + Playoff Football here Friday (Nov. 9) + Veterans Day Parade Saturday (Nov. 10) + more on calendar
Preliminary Nov. 6, 2018 election results -- Stitt defeated Edmondson for OK Governor -- Republicans keep majority in US Senate -- Democrats will apparently have the majority in the US House -- Stan Sallee will be our Tulsa County Commissioner. -- [Tulsa County Results] -- {Stan Sallee Victory - Owasso Reporter}
Just a random sample, but my vote at ~1:30pm was #645 at the Health Center ... and it was as busy as I've ever seen it there, but I usually try to pick a non-busy mid-morning or mid-afternoon time. -- Ted -- 11/6/2018
Donald Daniel "Don" Brinkley (July 19, 1932 - November 05, 2018) -- Funeral Service Thursday, November 08, 2018 (9:00 AM) at Collinsville Free Will Baptist Church -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home
2018 Halloween Sampler
October 31, 2018
Fun Activities & Treats
Congratulations Jackie Johns, Oklahoma School Psychologist of the Year! Thank you for working hard to improve the mental health of Oklahoma’s children. (Photo) @oksde @joy4ok #oklaed -- OSPA @OKschoolpsych -- Nov. 2, 2018
Misc. News: Amazing Games / Beautiful Minds
November 4, 2018
DIY Network / Cherokee Language Bowl
CHS Student (Jimmy Brown) Publishes Book -- November 2, 2018 -- by Tylie Griffith for Cardinal Connection Agenda For Nov. 5th City Meet
November 3, 2018
More On Water Plant + "Academic" Electric Rate
John Wesley Deramo (March 09, 1944 - November 01, 2018) -- Talala -- Funeral services 11:00 a.m., Monday, November 5, 2018 at Harbor Church in Oologah -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home
CHS Football Unbeaten Thru Regular Season (10 & 0)
November 1, 2018
57-0 Win Over Tulsa Rogers
No School Tuesday Nov. 6th (Election Day)
Over $16K In Teacher Grants Awarded
October 22-23, 2018
By Collinsville Education Foundation
Leadership Collinsville Spring 2019 -- New Collinsville Chamber of Commerce Program -- 11/1/2018 Brayden James Little (November 8, 1999 - October 29, 2018) -- Services NOV 5 (2:00 PM) at Mowery Funeral Service Chapel in Owasso -- CHS 2018
Charles Wayne Whitten (May 12, 1940 - October 29, 2018) -- Memorial Service Wed., November 07, 2018 (2:00 PM) Skiatook Free Will Baptist Church -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home Joan Vinita Salerno [February 28, 1942 ~ September 30, 2018 (age 76)] -- Parsons Canoe Beggs Funeral Home
Halloween Activities Downtown -- Parade lineup starts 5:15 -- Costume Judging 6:30 -- Photos Later Cross Country Regional (& State)
October 20 & 27, 2018
Both Teams To State / Budnik 10th
CHS Football (at BTW) -vs- Rogers
5th Grade Football won their playoff game 33-27 over Berryhill here Oct. 30th and will advance. 4th Grade Football lost their playoff game 7-12 to Broken Arrow here Tuesday Oct. 30th.
Tulsa World -- Collinsville Cross Country at State Meet -- Matthew Budnik 10th -- Oct. 27, 2018 Collinsville Football is THURSDAY and will be at Booker T. Washington stadium -vs- Rogers (Nov. 1st)
John Henry Gambling [September 18, 1943 ~ October 29, 2018] (age 75) -- Reynolds Funeral Home
Patsy Jo (Fitzgerald) Means [July 11, 1932 ~ October 11, 2018 (age 86)] -- Reynolds Funeral Home
Michael Forcelle To Become Eagle Scout
October 29, 2018
Court of Honor Nov. 3rd
Just wanted to let you know how the band did this weekend at 4A/5A OBA. In prelims we were 2nd in class 5A. In finals we finished 3rd behind Coweta and Piedmont. -- Rod Mackey -- 10/29/2018
Martha Fern Newport (December 16, 1939 - October 23, 2018) -- Private Family Service -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home Constance Gail Schmidt (September 01, 1941 - October 26, 2018) -- Talala -- Memorial Service Thursday, November 01, 2018 (2:00 PM) at Talala Christian Church -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home
The City of Collinsville is seeking a full-time Cemetery & Parks Supervisor. This position oversees and participates in the general upkeep and maintenance of the City’s Cemetery and Parks, and Cemetery records. Health, Dental and Vision paid 100% for employee. Must have High school diploma, or equivalent. Must possess a valid Oklahoma Driver's License. Drug Testing and Background check required. Backhoe experience preferred. Please contact Human Resources 918.371.1010 ext. 2018 for a complete job description. Applications can be made at City Hall, 106 N 12th Street, Collinsville, OK. 74021 or by email to -- posted 10/29/2018
Halloween Fun Downtown
October 29, 2018
Fun Activities Wed. Oct. 31st
Turkey Bingo Sarurday Nov. 3rd
October 29, 2018
Chamber Fundraiser / Prizes
Congratulations to Matthew Budnik who will be All-State as a result of finishing 10th overall at 5A XC State. -- Brad Cantrell 10/27/2018 Nov. 6th Sample Ballot Link
OBA Finals Video Band took 2nd at State Competition (OBA), and 3rd out of the top 12 bands in 4A/5A! Our small but mighty 85 member band beating out other bands twice their size! CCC.... Honor, Excellence, Success! -- Erica Brown Caputo 10/27/2018
CHS Football Cards Are 9 & 0
October 26, 2018
17-3 Win Over Skiatook For District Title
Collinsville football now 9 & 0 with "ugly" 17-3 win over Skiatook. -- Ted 9:45pm Fri 10/26/2018 Crimson Cadet Band Video at OBA Prelims -- by Sarah Lester -- Sat. 10/27/2018
Tenative November 2018 Calendar ... including no school Tuesday Nov. 6th (Election Day) -- 10/25/2018
GARAGE SALE -- Saturday, October 27, 8am - 5pm 14796 E 150th St N, Tyler Crossing, recliner, chairs, rugs, small refrigerator, pack-n-play, toys, decorative wall decor, turkey fryer, OU golf bag/sweatshirts, clothes, miscellaneous
Casandra Amorée Rodriguez-Antonio (August 12, 1997 - October 19, 2018) -- Bartlesville -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home ‘Story Marks’: Owasso, Collinsville women share stories of strength through inspiring tattoos -- By Art Haddaway (Owasso Reporter) -- Oct 22, 2018
Good luck at State for our Cross Country Runners Saturday in Edmond & Also to the CCC Band at OBA in Bixby Sarah Lester Facebook Video of Band at OSSAA State Contest -- 10/24/2018
  Collinsville Varsity Football Will Host Skiatook Friday ... going for 9th Straight Win ... Senior Night 9th Grade Football
October 16, 2018
Season Ended With 27-13 Win Over Skiatook
7th Grade Football
October 16, 2018
Season Ended With 33-0 Win Over Skiatook
8th Grade Football
October 16, 2018
Season Ended With Loss To Skiatook
Manda Marie Prather (July 26, 1929 - October 17, 2018) -- Funeral Service Tues., October 23, 2018 (2:00 PM) First Presbyterian Church of Skiatook -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home
Oklahoma's growing news deserts with five counties without a newspaper -- By Ginnie Graham (Tulsa World) Editorial Writer Oct 20, 2018
Collinsville Public Schools Child Nutrition Program currently has both full and part time positions available. Basic requirements for the job are as follows: employee must be able to lift at least 50 lbs., stand for long periods of time, provide a valid Food Handlers permit and also pass an extensive background check upon hiring. Perks of the job can include benefits as well as a schedule which closely mimics that of school aged children.

For additional information or to set up an interview, please contact the Child Nutrition Director Michell Janah at (918) 371-4048 or

Collinsville cross country teams claim final spots for state -- By Shawn Hein Owasso Reporter Sports Editor Oct. 20, 2018

Her teenage accomplices were killed in a home invasion. The getaway driver is now going to prison for murder. -- Tulsa World -- 10/22/2018
FFA News
October 16, 2018
Blue & Gold + Homecoming
CANCELLED -- Oct. 22 JV Football Hosts Pryor (Monday) Oct. 26 CHS Football Hosts Skiatook (SR Nite)
Cardinals Beat Pryor 41-13
October 18, 2018
Remain Unbeaten At 8 & 0
Agenda For Oct. 22nd City Meet
October 19, 2018
Special Session On Water Plant
Softball Season Ended At State Tournament
October 3-4 & 11, 2018
Regional Champs Lost To Pryor At State
Fall Break -- No School (Thursday Football at Pryor oct 18th)
Johnny Roscoe Stokes (August 24, 1943 - October 15, 2018) -- Army Veteran -- A memorial services will be held at a later date. -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home
The City of Collinsville is accepting applications for a full-time position of Community Development Administrative Assistant. This position performs the full range of general administrative duties and specialize tasks in support of the department and the various divisions. Must have knowledge of Microsoft Office Products, 10-key experience, a high school diploma. The City of Collinsville pays 100% of employee health, dental, vision. Background check and Drug Screen required. Applications may be obtained at 106 N. 12th or resumes sent to; Human Resources, P.O. Box 730, Collinsville, OK 74021 or e-mailed to; City of Collinsville is an Equal Opportunity Employer. -- posted 10/16/2018
Tues. - JrHi Football (Oct. 16 Skia. here) -- Photos later Sat. -- Cross Country Regional (10am at Mohawk Soccer Complex Hwy 75 & 56th Oct. 20)
ECC Walk-A-Thon
October 5, 2018
Annual Fundraiser
Volleyball Season Ends At Regional
October 8, 2018
Beat Guymon But Lost To Skiatook
Earl Sears Final Chamber Report
October 4, 2018
Served District 11 for Twelve Sessions
CHS Volleyball Hosted Muskogee
October 4, 2018
Senior Night For Haught & Willt
Agenda For Oct. 15th City Meet
October 14, 2018
Marijuana Ordinances / Street Rehabilitation
Meet The Choir
October 2, 2018
CHS & JrHi Chorus Performances
CHS Football Remains Unbeaten
October 12, 2018
Collinsville Beat East Central 49-12
Parent-Teacher Conferences Monday & Tuesday (Oct. 15-16) Fall Break Oct 17-18-19 (Thursday Football at Pryor)
October School Newsletter (pdf) -- Oct. 12, 2018 Cardinal Football@collinsville_fb (10/12/2018 Tweet after 49-12 win over EC):
Congrats to Head Coach Kevin Jones! With his 62nd win tonight became the winningest coach in school history! And not done yet.
(Ted Note: This is for football for all of you Howard Ray fans)
Collinsville Varsity Football Hosts East Central -- Friday Oct. 12 I am finally "done" with September and will start on the 12-day backlog of October photo pages after tonight's football game. -- Ted Oct. 12, 2018
Collinsville Public Schools Child Nutrition Program currently has both full and part time positions available. Basic requirements for the job are as follows: employee must be able to lift at least 50 lbs., stand for long periods of time, provide a valid Food Handlers permit and also pass an extensive background check upon hiring. Perks of the job can include benefits as well as a schedule which closely mimics that of school aged children.

For additional information or to set up an interview, please contact the Child Nutrition Director Michell Janah at (918) 371-4048 or

Collinsville man jailed after damaging Owasso home, fleeing police, resisting arrest -- Owasso Reported -- 10/9/2018
State Softball starts 1:30pm Thursday -vs- Pryor (at Shawnee) Coach Wes Harding -- Salina Grad Selected to FHSU Hall of Fame -- By Todd Pittenger -- October 4, 2018
Michelle Deanne Cloke (December 26, 1967 - October 04, 2018) -- Graveside services will be 2:00 p.m., Monday, October 8, 2018 at the Ridgelawn Cemetery -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home Oldest cemetery in Collinsville recovering after being vandalized -- Fox23 --Oct 6, 2018 -- Victory Cemetery
Regional Volleyball at Skiatook Monday Oct. 8th (6pm -vs- Guymon) -- photos later -- season over Band to Broken Arrow Contest Sat. Oct. 6th -- 1st in class
CHS Football Rolls At Tahlequah
October 5, 2018
Cards Won Battle of Undefeated 43-8
Agenda For Oct. 8th School Board
October 6, 2018
Lease Purchase
Cards win! Cards win! Collinsville softball going to state with a 5-3 win over Glenpool. -- Brad Cantrell --3:30pm 10/4/2018
Softball Lady Cardinals beat Shawnee 8-7 in extra innings Wednesday. Will play winner of Glenpool and Shawnee Thursday at 2:00. -- Coach Rogers / Brad Cantrell -- 10/3/2018 -- Earlier: Cardinal softball wins 7-4 over Glenpool. Will play Shawnee at 6.
Meet the Choir 7pm (Oct. 2nd) -- photos later Volleyball Senior Nite Thursday Oct. 4th -- photos later
7th Grade Volleyball
October 1, 2018
Conference Champions
Oct. 12th Benefit For Jeff Sorrell
October 2, 2018
BBQ & Blues At City Plaza
Oct. 1 City Agenda -- marijuana & high point beer Softball Regional -- Wed. Oct. 3rd .2pm Collinsville -vs- Glenpool at Shawnee Football Preview: Collinsville, Tahlequah set for District 5A-4 tussle -- Tulsa World -- By Shawn Hein-- Sep 29, 2018

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