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Collinsville HS Graduation Photos (by Ted Wright) posted by Tulsa World -- 5/22/2019 -- more later on cvilleok Caney River Flooding Near Collinsville Anticipated -- NewsOn6 5/22/2019
CHS Baseball Win Over Jenks
April 27, 2019
Senior Nite Victory
Note: I still have a few more loose ends from April before I start on May photos pages -- Ted 5/21 Congrats to all of our 2019 CHS & College Graduates!
Tornado Watch for Collinsville early this morning -- May 21 -- seem to be clear now ~7:30am School Cancelled for Tuesday May 21 but Graduation this evening still on schedule. -- Ted 6:52am
Residents evacuated from flooded portion of Horsepen Creek trailer park Tuesday early am (May 21) ... photos later (Tweet) (Instagram) (KJRH video) (Daylight Tweet)
10:30pm Monday Memorial north of Highway 20 flooded -- Rural Fire working a stalled vehicle situation north of 166th. -- May 20, 2019 -- 11:15pm 5th & Main intersection full of water per photos on Facebook -- I'm sure there are other locations with the amount of rain Collinsville has had today (on top of previous week) -- Ted
City Agenda for May 20th
May 20, 2019
Public Hearing On Water System Improvements
Tommy Levon Fancher Smith (October 19, 1923 - May 18, 2019) -- Funeral services (2pm), Thursday, May 23, 2019 at Collinsville Church of Christ -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home.  
CHS Graduation Delayed One Day Due To Severe Weather Threat -- 11:30am Monday
Due to the threat of bad weather, graduation has been postponed until 7:00 tomorrow evening, Tuesday, May 21 at the same location.

While the TU facility is safe, we are concerned about getting the students and guests in and out safely. We are very sorry for the inconvenience.

Thank you! -- Superintendent Lance West

Sunday May 19 2pm Baccalaureate at CHS Tuesday May 21 7pm CHS Graduation at TU Reynolds Center - Tulsa
Results from April 26 School Board Meet / Tour -- 5/17/2019
Dale Harp will be new Special Services Director -- search underway for new middle school principal
FFA Banquet Friday May 17th 7pm at CHS
The revised date of Sept. 14, 2019 has been set for the (April) postponed 1940's Historic Walking Tour -- 5/15/2019
JrHi Track Team Photos
April 25, 2019
7th-8th Boys-Girls Track Teams
CHS Track Team Photos
April 26, 2019
HS Boys-Girls Track Teams
Wanda Rosala Hunt (May 16, 1934 - May 13, 2019) -- Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m., Thursday at the Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home Chapel. Patty Joann Zickefoose (May 26, 1943 - May 16, 2019) -- Memorial Service Monday, May 20, 2019 (2:00 PM)-- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home. Chapel.
Misc. News: Capt. Smith Retires / Water Line Break
April 30, 2019
City Vision Planning / Daniel Malon Update / Audet Chamber Pres.
Bonnie Faye Boethin (January 10, 1927 - May 11, 2019) -- Oologah -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home.
Today (May 11, 2019) marks the 120th anniversary of the first issue of "The Collinsville News" (May 11, 1899) and the 20th anniversary of the "Newspaper Museum In Collinsville" opening (May 11, 1999). -- Ted Wright
Agenda For Friday May 13th School Board
May 11, 2019
New Hires
Check back for State Track News -- Zac Robbins is disc state champ & Taylor Olinghouse is pole vault state champ ... and maybe more?
CHS Baseball season ends with 3-5 loss to Carl Albert Friday -- photos later -- Ted 3pm 5/10/2019 CHS Baseball 13-0 State Win Over Lawton Mac sets up 11am Friday game with Carl Albert (at BA). Photos later.
(First Tweet) (PhotosTweet) (NewsOn6 Video Tweet) (Tony Reeder Interview Tweet) -- May 9th
Richard Lee Varner, Sr. (January 14, 1944 - May 07, 2019) -- Services Tuesday May 14 (10am) at Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home Chapel. Sue Hibbard (October 27, 1942 - May 07, 2019) -- Memorial Service 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at Collinsville Church of Christ -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home. Clifford Jerry Douglass (April 30, 1933 - May 08, 2019) -- SErvices Monday May 13 (10am) at Shelter Free Will Baptist Church -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home.
Collinsville Hosted HS Track Meet
April 19, 2019
Annual Terry Due Classic
Good luck to CHS Baseball & Track & Boys Tennis at State May 9 : State Baseball, Miss Collinsville Sendoff, 6th Grade Art Show, CHS Band Concert
Collinsville HS Baseball plays Lawton Mac at BA 4pm Thursday May 9. To win State they would also play 11am Friday at BA and 1pm Saturday at OneOK.
CHS Tennis Hosted Tournament
April 18, 2019
At LaFortune Park In Tulsa
Collinsville Hosted 7th & 8th Grade Track
April 18, 2019
Annual Home Meet
CHS Soccer -vs- Coweta
April 18, 2019
Soccer Senior Nite & Coronation
Patty Contreras Crowned Queen
Go Cardinals! It will take me awhile to get past April 18th as I still have tennis & JrHi track photos to get online (from a massive news backlog) -- Ted -- May 6th
City Agenda for May 6th
May 4, 2019
Audit Report / Road Rehab / Budget Work Session
Patricia LaVerne (Beckner) Short [December 9, 1941 ~ April 29, 2019 (age 77)] -- Former Collinsville News employee & minister -- Services Pending -- Johnson Funeral Home (Sperry)
Collinsville School Enrollment Change -- 4/29/2019 5/3/2019 State Tennis (Girls) -- (1 Doubles Tweet) loss to Heritage Hall + (2 Doubles Tweet) loss to Bishop Kelley -- Night Before Celebration Tweet
Bryn Willt Signs For Barton Basketball
April 17, 2019
In Great Bend, Kansas
Friday Regional baseball rain delayed 11am (Edison-BTW) at Owasso Sat. then Cville -vs- winner. -- Cards beat Edison for Regional - photos later Band Banquet -- photos later
CHS Calendar Update -- 2 Sport Physical Nights -- May 16th will be for football only. May 23rd will be for everyone else. Program (docx) for Middle School Concert Thursday May 2 --- photos later
CHS Golf Boys At Bailey
April 17, 2019
Tournament In Owasso
Check back for 4/17 Brynn Willt signing page and much more April news -- Ted 5/1 Soccer Playoff (Wed.) ... hoping it is dry enough for baseball Thursday -- it was -- photos later
The City of Collinsville is seeking a full-time Journeyman for the city’s Electric Department. This position performs work in the construction, operation, maintenance and repairs of power and lighting distribution systems. 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 4/30/2019
Results from April 15, 2019 City Commission Meet -- 4/29/2019 Still trying to work off a 2 week backlog of April news in order -- 4/29/2019 -- see Twitter for preview
CHS Soccer Team Photos
April 15, 2019
Girls & Boys Teams
Joshua Adam Banks (November 01, 1984 - April 26, 2019) -- Broken Arrow -- Funeral Service Wednesday, May 01, 2019 (10:00 AM) at Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home Chapel.
CHS Baseball hosts Jenks (& Senior Nite) Saturday April 27th -- Cards won 9-5 ... photos later Soccer Girls playoffs start at Metro ChristianTues 6pm April 30 -> moves to May 1 CHS Baseball host regions starting Thursday at noon (May 2) -vs- Nathan Hale Tentative May 2019 Calendar -- 4/29
Chamber of Commerce Meet
April 4, 2019
Technology / Security Issues
CHS Tennis Team Photos
April 12, 2019
Girls & Boys Teams
Online Pre-registration (Collinsville Schools 4/25/2019)
The enrollment office sent the demographic information that is currently on file home with your student(s). Review this information and make the appropriate changes using our new online enrollment/pre registration link. The link is located within the email we sent on April 24th. Pre Registration closes on May 17th.
Please make this a priority!
Results from April 1 City Commission Meet -- including additional smelter material removal -- Ted 4/24/2019 Results of April 8 School Board Meet -- including looking at 40 acres -- Ted 4/25/2019 Music Man - Choir Musical
Agenda For Friday April 26th School Board
April 24, 2019
Bond Sale & Construction Tour
Misc. News: Band Update / CUE Playground / ECC Tricycle Track
April 24, 2019
Poll Workers / Dallas Football Camp
Velma Fern Cornelison (July 29, 1927 - April 22, 2019) -- Owasso -- Services Thursday -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home Albert Pekrul (81) Collinsville -- Died April 19, 2019 -- Wednesday Services -- Greenhill Funeral Home Owasso
Many Cardinals Earn Recent Honors
April 23, 2019
Crutchfield + Williams + Willt + Anderson + Reeder + Dees + Cole + Christian
Bryn Willt Named Player of the Year -- By Brooklynn Farley (Cardinal Connection) April 22, 2019
NHS Nursing Home Prom -- By Tylie Griffith -- Cardinal Connection (April 22, 2019) Photo Credit: Remy Young, CHS Senior CHS Cheer Donut fundraiser ends April 30th with payment due at the time of ordering.
Police Officer-The City of Collinsville is seeking to hire a full-time Police Officer. Job duties shall include, but not be limited to, upholding the law, writing reports, working closely with our schools and court duties. Applicants must be CLEET certified or be able to obtain certification. Applicants must be over 21 years of age, have a high school diploma or GED equivalent, no felony convictions, pass a thorough background check, meet all CLEET requirements and posses a valid Oklahoma driver's license with a good driving record. Applications and Background Check Packets are available at the Collinsville City Hall located at 106 N. 12th Street or email application & resume to Resumes must be accompanied by an application. -- posted 4/22
On behalf of the Collinsville Sprint Club, coaches and athletes - a HUGE thank you to all of our sponsors who helped ensure the 2nd Annual Terry Due Classic was a smashing success!! It’s great to be a Cardinal! -- Collinsville Track -- 4/20/2019 (& sample photos HS) + JrHi
Collinsville’s Megan Doan earns scholarship from OSU’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences --Owasso Reporter -- Apr 18, 2019
Lynn Reyes Sowell (January 12, 1944 - April 16, 2019) -- Memorial Service Friday, April 19, 2019 (10:00 AM) Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home Chapel. Melita Christina Wegener (October 24, 1928 - April 15, 2019) -- Talala -- Private Family Service -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home
PLEASE NOTE: Collinsville City Hall will be CLOSED on Good Friday, Friday, April 19, 2019. All trash routes normally serviced on Friday will be picked up on Monday, April 22, 2019.
Former Oklahoma 'Superfund' Site Now Home To Honey Bees -- What was a federal "Superfund" site near Collinsville is now covered with clover. -- NewsOn6 -- April 18, 2019
Strength & Conditioning All-Americans
March 22, 2019
Longshore + Crow + Robinson + Brown
Terry Due Track Classic here Friday April 19th (+ JrHi track here Thurs.) ...check back for photos CHS Soccer Girls have made the playoffs! (starts April 30)
Daniel Dillman Benefit Basketball Game
March 29, 2019
Collinsville & Skiatook Schools Challenge
CHS Prom At Cain's Ballroom
March 30, 2019
Historic Venue In Downtown Tulsa
Former Owasso Sen. Rick Brinkley discusses his highly public fall from grace, future -- By Barbara Hoberock Tulsa World -- Apr 14, 2019 Joyce Colleen Martin (March 25, 1934 - April 14, 2019) - Services April 19th (2pm) at Adair First Baptist Church
City Agenda for April 15
April 13, 2019
Outsource Electric Install / Census Support
Photo Sales Policy Collinsville Jazz Band at TCC Jazz Festival Friday April 12th -- Video
Stabbing Death In Collinsville -- Friday April 12, 2019 -- NewsOn6 LaDeana Faye Siens-Scott (September 22, 1968 - April 11, 2019) -- Funeral services Monday April 15 (2pm) Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home Chapel
Quick status update (Friday afternoon April 12th) - I now have CHS tennis team photos from today ... but I am also still working off March photo pages (like 3/29 Dillman Basketball, 3/30 Prom, ...etc) ... and this is my last weekend to make the tax deadline ... so will guestimate weeks before tennis gets on cvilleok (check Twitter). Soccer team photos are scheduled for Monday. Track & golf are not yet scheduled. -- Ted Wright
2019 CHS Baseball Team Photos
March 27, 2019
Varsity & Two JV Teams
First Collinsville Soccer Tournament
March 28-29, 2019
Girls Champs & Boys 3rd
4/9/2019 CHS Basketball Boys -- Congratulations Ethan Cole and Peyton Dees, Metro Lakes All Conference! -- Collinsville Basketball Tweet Note: There are network issues at Collinsville Schools today (Wed. April 10th) so email & other internet communications may be limited. -- Ted 1:30pm 4/10/2019 -- Appears to be OK now at 4:30pm
The City of Collinsville is accepting applications for a full-time position of City Engineer. This position is responsible for the managerial and administrative Engineering work in managing the activities of the Development Service Departments. In addition, the City Engineer provides guidance on matters involving building construction and renovation, infrastructure engineering and other construction related projects as assigned by the Assistant City Manager of Operations/City Manager. 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 4/9/2019)
The district utilized 2 snow days this year. However, the calendar included enough instructional time that no days will need to be made-up. At last nights Board of Education Meeting it was decided that no revisions were necessary to the current school calendar. School will not be in session the following Fridays: April 26, May 3, May 10, & May 17. -- Collinsville Public Schools -- Michelle Collins -- 4/9/2019
12-4 CHS Baseball Win At McAlester Monday -- McALester News-Capital 4/8/2019 April 15th (boys) and April 22 (girls) CHS Tennis at Oologah have been cancelled -- 4/9/2019
The Collinsville Chamber has decided to postpone the 1940's History Tour (from Sat. April 13th) until sometime this summer ... due to multiple reason ... including the death of Ron Evans. Check back for updates. -- Ted 4/9/2019 Note: Collinsville hosting Edison for soccer has moved from Friday to Saturday (April 13 5pm) this week due to Edison's Prom on Friday - per Coach Justin Schubert 4/9/2019
Choir Preview Concert
March 26, 2019
Prior To State Contest
Still plenty of March news backlogged -- check back later Check back for 4/8 school board results -- no school April 26 & May 3
Collinsville Masonic Lodge honors three worshipful members for 50 years of service -- Owasso Reporter 4/5/2019
Ronald Gene Evans (May 11, 1937 - April 05, 2019) -- CHS 1955 -- "Super" Collinsville & NSU Alumni -- Services will take place Friday, April 12, at 10:00 am at Meadowcreek United Methodist Church. Immediately following the service, a lunch will be served at the Veterans Building on Main Street in Collinsville. Hope all can attend and visit. More On Ron Evans -- 4/9/2019
Agenda For April 8th School Board
April 5, 2019
Teacher of the Year Presentation
MS Cooling Tower Removed
March 20, 2019
Bleacher Flooring / Washington Change
Misc. FFA & 4-H News: Photo With Gov. / FFA Software
March 31, 2019
4-H Pigs Shown By Braden Robbins
Misc. News: CEF Donation & Skate Fundraiser
March 31, 2019
Drug Detection Dog / Elemen. Cheer
Bryn Willt placed 9th and Remy Young placed 8th in the conference golf tournament today! Canon Hunt also places 6th on the boys side. Great job!-- Cardinal Connection@collinsvillecc April 2, 2019 Jennifer Ann Hall (October 11, 1946 - April 02, 2019) -- Funeral services will be 11am Friday, April 5, 2019 at the Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home Chapel
Teachers Of The Year
April 3, 2019
Vogel Is District & HS Teacher, Also Soto, Chronister, Wallstein, Gregory & Johnston
Choir's Trip To Florida -- InsideCollinsville 4/1/2019
CHS Baseball Win Over Durant
March 21, 2019
5-2 Win Here Over Spring Break
CHS Baseball Win Over Shawnee
March 22, 2019
12-0 Win Here Over Spring Break
City Agenda for April 1
March 31, 2019
Must Spay or Neuter Animals
Tentative April 2019 Calendar -- 3/31/2019 Chamber Meet April 4th
Tulsa World Photo Gallery for Collinsville Prom at Cain's Ballroom -- 3/30/2019 I am weeks behind, so unclear when prom photos will be posted on cvilleok -- but samples already on Twitter: 1, 2, 3 & Instagram -- Ted 3/31/2019 -- Also Cardinal Connection Video 4/3
Edward Lee Roy [May 3, 1960 ~ March 14, 2019 (age 58)] -- Reynolds Funeral Service
Lyndee Lee Bailey [September 10, 1952 - March 12, 2019] -- CHS 1970 Grad -- Reynolds Funeral Service
Oleta Fay Wilson (October 23, 1928 - March 30, 2019) -- Funeral Wednesday April 3, 2019 (2pm) at Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home Chapel. Renata Horn -- check back for additional info
Collinsville Special Olympics Events (pdfs): Bocce Friday at Owasso (March 29) Events Saturday at Catoosa (March 30)
Devyn Lyon's Video For the Collinsville HS 2018-19 State Champ Wrestling Team --3/26/2019
CVILLEOK.COM has been online for 16 years as of March 20, 2019
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