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.
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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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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. [...]
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 [...]
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 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.
Happy 90th Birthday to longtime Talala and Collinsville resident H.S. “Bill” Lunsford. Today (March 11) is his birthday. Friends and family are invited to join in the celebration at the Oologah Community Buildling on Saturday, March 14, from 11 am to 1 pm. No gifts, please
Anthony Ivan “Tony” Platner, 51, of Oologah, passed away Friday, March 6, 2015 in Tulsa. He was born March 29, 1963 in Joplin, Mo. to Phillip Ivan and Barbara Justin (Bowen) Platner. He was raised in Oologah and graduated with the Oologah High School Class of 1981. He married Anita Fuller [...]