Collinsville, Oklahoma
December 14, 2015
Miscellaneous News
Cherokee Language Teams Successful /
CHS Mattress Sale /
VFW Essay Winners

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Cherokee Language Competition
The Collinsville Gi-ga-ge (Red) team placed 2nd in the Division 2 Cherokee Language Competition. Team Sponsor is Tonya Vaughn and team members are Ainsley Burr, Hannah Phillips, Taylor Rhoton, Allie Bracket, and Ashton Watkins. Congrats to all of you!
-- Facebook -- Collinsville Indian Ed 12/10/2015
Collinsville Sagonigei (Blue) team placed 3rd at the recent Cherokee Language Bowl. Team sponsor is Nancy Thomas and team members are Kolby Barrett, Leah Rule, Julueann Nichol, Savannah Hutchens, Cable Golden. Congrats to the team! Good job!
Mattress Sale Fundraiser For CHS Academic Team And FCCLA
It was a unique sight Saturday with the new gym at the high school full of mattresses ... with any purchases made providing support to the Academic Team and FCCLA.
Several sets of CHS students were dressed as "mattresses" during the Downtown Christmas Parade Saturday trying to drum up business for their fundraiser at the high school.
VFW Patriot's Pen Essay/Speech Contest
Congrats to Brinkley Howard
1st Place in the Veterans Of Foreign Wars essay/speech contest.
She speaks from her heart and she has a heart of gold.
On behalf of B and our family- thank you to the VFW and all veterans for your service. -- Rusti Howard 11/22/2015
Brianna Smalyago won 1st place in the Patriot's Pen essay contest at the local VFW this week. Our family was honored to be invited to enjoy Thanksgiving dinner with the Veterans today. They also asked her to read her essay and then presented her with a check. What a great day! -- Jeannie Smalyago 11/21/2015
Note: There may have been other winners? but these are the only two I saw via Facebook and I did not receive any other information directly. -- Ted Wright --