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  • William “Bill” Louis Stiger

    William “Bill” Louis Stiger

    William “Bill” Louis Stiger, 68, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017 at St. John Medical Center in Tulsa. Family will be receiving friends from 5 p.m. to 7p.m., today (Thursday) Sept. 21 at Benjamin Funeral Service in Nowata. Funeral services are at 10 a.m., Friday, Sept. 22 at Oologah Assembly of God Church. Interment will [...]

  • Homecoming Parade

    Homecoming Parade

    The line up for the Homecoming parade starts at 5:30 from the park south on Maple. The parade will start at 6:30 and will start on Maple St. by the park and continue down Maple to the school for the Bonfire that starts when everyone gets there. Tailgating starts in the parking lot across for [...]

  • Tournament Champions

    Tournament Champions

    BY JENNIFER HERTEL Leader Writer   State Champions The Lady Mustangs softball team secured their second tournament championship this weekend at Adair making their record 25-3. Back row (from left): Coach Hill, Raigan McKee, Autumn Clampitt, Bailey Black, Lindsey Edwards, Morgan Bement, Rachel Humburg, Raegan Maple, Kenzie Chacon, and Coach Reed. Front row (from left): [...]

  • Oops Wrong Pedal

    Oops Wrong Pedal

    BY CAROLYN ESTES Leader Writer   The J&M Antiques & Collectibles is not a business that has a drive through window.  But last week it had a drive through door.  Bobby Darrell Moore of Talala had planned to do a little shopping and visiting with John Baden, owner of J&M Antiques.  However, he didn’t plan [...]

  • Oologah Trustees Set Fees

    Oologah Trustees Set Fees

    BY CAROLYN ESTES Leader Writer   The Oologah Town Trustees made some adjustments to the fee schedule during their meeting last week. This is the current list with the exception of the fee for fireworks. There will need to be a new ordinance created to all a fee to shoot fireworks in the town. The [...]

  • Chance Barrett Held In Rogers County Jail

    Chance Barrett Held In Rogers County Jail

    BY CAROLYN ESTES Leader Writer   Things didn’t go as 19 year old Chance Carl Barrett expected when he walked into the courtroom at the Rogers County Courthouse o the afternoon of Sept. 15.  Barrett was there for a bond hearing on charges of distribution of controlled dangerous substance and causing /aiding/abetting minor in drug crime.  [...]

  • Homecoming Kicks Off Thursday

    Homecoming Kicks Off Thursday

    BY CAROLYN ESTES Leader Writer   It’s time to turn Oologah and Talala Blue and Gold as we celebrate homecoming.  Tailgating can take place anytime after 4 p.m. Thursday, in the parking lot across the street from the Oologah Lake Leader (on Maple Street).   The parade line up will start at 5:30 pm on [...]

  • Homecoming Royals 2017

    Homecoming Royals 2017

      Royal Court The escorts sit on the bow of the boat from left: Chance Walstrom, Josh Stanford, Jimmy Stanley, Gunter Pearson, Cole Dunbar, Kason Baker, Bryce Perritt, Karson Davis, Cooper Young, and Roberto Rodriguez. The attendants stand behind their escorts from left: Kasey Koenig, Jamie Marrara, Megan Boughman, Josie Butcher, Hadley Emert, Gracee Gill, [...]

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William “Bill” Louis Stiger

William “Bill” Louis Stiger

[ 0 ] September 21, 2017

William “Bill” Louis Stiger, 68, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017 at St. John Medical Center in Tulsa. Family will be receiving friends from 5 p.m. to 7p.m., today (Thursday) Sept. 21 at Benjamin Funeral Service in Nowata. Funeral services are at 10 a.m., Friday, Sept. 22 at Oologah Assembly of God Church. Interment will [...]

Homecoming Parade

Homecoming Parade

[ 0 ] September 21, 2017

The line up for the Homecoming parade starts at 5:30 from the park south on Maple. The parade will start at 6:30 and will start on Maple St. by the park and continue down Maple to the school for the Bonfire that starts when everyone gets there. Tailgating starts in the parking lot across for [...]

Earning The Paul Bunyan Award

Earning The Paul Bunyan Award

[ 0 ] September 21, 2017

Photo by Trevor Estes Lance Bartleson (left) and Thomas DeVore (right) use a bowsaw while working on their Paul Bunyan Axeman Award.  Members of Oologah Boy Scout Troop 199 spent the weekend working on the award.  The troop leaders Tod Estes and John Baden instructed the Scouts on the proper use of tools in the [...]

Elite 6

[ 0 ] September 21, 2017

BY JENNIFER HERTEL Leader Writer   The Elite 6 is a group of six students who lead the student section during the football games and also come up with all of the themes week to week. The six students involved with the organization are Karson Davis, Jimmy Buchfink, Jasper Radar, Jesse Radar, Cooper Young, and [...]

Grand Champion Steer

Grand Champion Steer

[ 0 ] September 21, 2017

Oologah FFA member Larahmy Blakley is surrounded by family and friends as he is awarded the Grand Champion Steer award at the Rogers County Fair last weekend.   For more Fair pics please pick up a copy of the Leader available in area stores today.

Homecoming Royals Track 2017

Homecoming Royals Track 2017

[ 0 ] September 21, 2017

Kasey Koenig Girls Track Kasey is the daughter of Lisa and Darrell Koenig. She has attended Oologah schools for 14 years and is active in track, Science Club and FCCLA. Her future plans include going to college to pursue a career in nursing. She would like to thank her family and friends for their support. [...]

Mustangs Dominate Warriors

Mustangs Dominate Warriors

[ 0 ] September 21, 2017

By JENNIFER HERTEL Leader writer Last Friday night the Mustangs continued their winning streak after walking away from a 51-21 victory over the Glenpool Warriors. Right out the gate the Mustangs got a late jump and fell behind 7-0 with almost 11 minutes left in the 1st quarter. However, the Mustangs came back quickly with [...]

Virtual Learning

[ 0 ] September 21, 2017

BY ISABELL HERLE STUDENT WRITER Besides the online Presonalized Learning option, students can also opt into Virtual Learning. Virtual Learning is also online, but is taken at home. Very few students have signed up for Virtual Learning, but it is still an option for anyone who would like to use it. A student might enroll [...]

Blue Star Mothers Looking Toward Holidays

[ 0 ] September 21, 2017

BY CAROLYN ESTES Leader Writer   The Rogers County Blue Star Mothers are gearing up for the holidays.  Many of our troops will not be home during the holiday season and getting a box of needed items makes the season a little brighter. None of this can happen without the help of donations, either money [...]

Helping Hands, Humble Hearts

Helping Hands, Humble Hearts

[ 0 ] September 21, 2017

BY JENNIFER HERTEL Leader Writer   Hurricane season has been particularly bad this year and the entire country has been sending as much help as they can and a group of men from our community took a huge delivery down to Louisiana to help with the rescue and recovery of hurricane victims by donating supplies. [...]