2nd Tuesdays Monthly At Library
Sherry Neph displayed a quilt she completed, using vintage1930's fabric butterflies, ready to be appliqued to a background of white.
The Patchworkers met at the Collinsville Library January 13, 2015; welcomed new members; shared Show & Tell; and enjoyed a program by Chris Pierce that shared her "Scraps of Wisdom."
The next meeting of the Patchworkers will be February 10, 2015, 6:30-8:00 PM at the Collinsville Library - guests are always welcome!
(- Submitted by Linda Pfeffer 1/16/2015)
|Watch For Fake Bills|
|Collinsville Police Department (1/10/2015 Facebook Post) -- Collinsville Police Department has received several reports of two white male subjects, both possibly in their late 20s, with dark brown hair, attempting to purchase items at local businesses using counterfeit one hundred dollar bills. All business owners are urged to be vigilant when accepting large bills. Please contact the Collinsville Police Department with any information.|
|New State Superintendent Of Schools|
I was just sworn in a few hours ago as Oklahoma's 14th State Superintendent of Public Instruction, and I couldn't be more excited about this opportunity to work with you and other education professionals across our state.
I know the last four years have been challenging, but help is on the way. Today represents a new day for public education in Oklahoma, and together we will overcome the challenges of the past.
Thank you so much for your commitment to public education. I respect and admire your service, and I will be here working every day to ensure you have all the resources and support you need.
State Superintendent of Public Instruction (1/12/2015)
|RUSTIC CUFF CREATOR TO SPEAK AT COLLINSVILLE CHAMBER BANQUET|
Press Release --
For Immediate Release
Collinsville, OK (January 15, 2015) The Collinsville Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that Jill Donovan, Creator of Rustic Cuff, will serve as the Keynote Speaker at the Chambers Annual Awards Banquet on Saturday, January 31, 2015.
Donovan, who went from being an adjunct law professor to a nationally known jewelry designer over the course of three years, will share her story of how she turned her part-time hobby of designing cuffs into a tremendously successful full-time business.
The banquet will take place at 6:00 pm at the West Main Event Center at 1011 W Main St in Collinsville. Tickets are $25 per person or $250 for a reserved table for eight.
To purchase tickets or for more information, contact the Chamber Office at 918-371-4703 or email@example.com.
Carlson -- Chamber Manager
Senate President Pro Tempore Brian Bingman announces Republican committee assignments
|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
(Dec. 17, 2014)
Senate President Pro Tempore Brian Bingman today announced committee assignments for Republican members.
Oklahomans have given Republicans a historic majority in the state Senate, said Bingman, R-Sapulpa. With 40 Senators, there is a considerable diversity of leadership and talent in the Republican caucus. I am proud to work with such a fine group of public servants as we advance an agenda to further our economic momentum.
The State Senates committee Chairs, Vice Chairs and membership for the 2014-15 legislative session are:
and Rural Development:
All members of the Senate, both Republican and Democrat, are members of the Senate Appropriations Committee.
and Human Services:
and Military Affairs:
Subcommittee on Education:
Subcommittee on General Government and Transportation:
Subcommittee on Health and Human Services:
Subcommittee on Natural Resources:
Subcommittee on Public Safety and Judiciary:
Subcommittee on Select Agencies:
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Matt Glanville --