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Burch, Mitchell vie for Oologah Board seat

Burch, Mitchell vie for Oologah Board seat

[ 0 ] March 25, 2015

Two candidates are actively seeking the Ward 5 on the Oologah Town Board. Cody Burch faces incumbent Darrell Mitchell in the April 7 election for a five-year term on the board. A third name will be on the ballot but due to a registration issue he is not campaigning and said he will not take the [...]

Mustangs stumble at Anadarko Tourney

Mustangs stumble at Anadarko Tourney

[ 0 ] March 25, 2015

Oologah’s unbeaten streak came to an end last week at the Anadarko baseball tournament. The Mustangs record fell to 4-3 after facing some top teams over spring break. Oologah is ranked #9 in 4A. “It was a tough week at the Anadarko Tournament. We played four good teams,” Oologah head coach Kerry Hallman said. “With [...]

Community Easter service set

Community Easter service set

[ 0 ] March 25, 2015

The annual community Easter service will be held at First United Methodist Church in Oologah at 6 p.m. Sunday March 29. A fellowship time will follow. Everyone is encouraged to bring finger foods.

The right decision is ‘Yes’

The right decision is ‘Yes’

[ 0 ] March 22, 2015

LAKE VIEWS EDITORIAL By JOHN M. WYLIE II, Editor When we first heard about an Oologah-Talala School bond package that would raise property tax bills by about 9 percent a year for four years, we thought the folks behind it were nuts. Who would vote to pay over 9 percent more for anything without a [...]

Service is Tuesday for Donald Hannon

Service is Tuesday for Donald Hannon

[ 0 ] March 20, 2015

Donald Ray Hannon, 84, of Oologah, went to be with the Lord on March 20, 2015, surrounded by his family. Visitation will be Monday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Funeral services will be held at Rabbs Creek Baptist Church on Tuesday March 24, 2015 at 10 a.m. with Pastor Brian Keeth officiating. Interment follows at [...]

Boys, girls take second at Oologah soccer tournament

Boys, girls take second at Oologah soccer tournament

[ 0 ] March 18, 2015

By CHRIS EDENS, Sports Editor BOYS: The Mustangs took second at the Oologah Showcase soccer tournament last week. Oologah opened the tournament last Thursday with a 2-0 win over Tulsa Memorial. Senior Wyatt Tucker got the Mustangs on the board with a goal at 27:39 in the first half. Adam Long got the assist. Long [...]

Mustangs stay undefeated

Mustangs stay undefeated

[ 0 ] March 18, 2015

By CHRIS EDENS, Sports Editor Oologah is off to a strong start on the baseball diamond this season. The Mustangs are 3-0 after beating Vinita and Hilldale. Oologah is ranked #7 in 4A. The Mustangs took down Vinita 11-3 at home last Thursday. The Mustangs went on the road Monday and knocked off Hilldale 16-4. [...]

BBQ set to celebrate Allene Fawcett’s life

BBQ set to celebrate Allene Fawcett’s life

[ 0 ] March 18, 2015

Allene “Granny” Fawcett The family of Allene Fawcett, known to many as Granny, is inviting her friends to join them at the Oologah Community Building at 1 pm Monday, March 23, to celebrate her joy of life and love of friends and family. Because Granny loved a party, Mike and Michael Fawcett will be smoking [...]

Service set Monday for Velda Redfearn

Service set Monday for Velda Redfearn

[ 0 ] March 14, 2015

Velda Redfearn, 76, of Talala, died Thursday, March 12, 2015. Visitation will be 2-4 P.M., Sunday, March 15, 2015 at Moore’s Southlawn, 9350 E. 51st, Tulsa. Service will be 10 A.M., Monday, March 16, 2015 at Moore’s Southlawn Chapel.

Oologah hosts soccer tournament Thursday and Friday

Oologah hosts soccer tournament Thursday and Friday

[ 0 ] March 11, 2015

Oologah hosts a varsity soccer tournament on Thursday and Friday. Game start times run from 10 am to 7 pm at both Mustang Stadium and the practice field. Girls face Bristow at 1 pm on Thursday. Boys face Memorial at 11:30 am.