Visitation for Kimberly Dawn Deason of Talala will be from noon-6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013 at Nick Reynolds Funeral Service in Collinsville; services at 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 9, 2013 at Free Will Baptist Church, Collinsville. Deason, a 33-year-old homemaker, died Monday, Dec. 2, 2013 in a traffic accident.
It has been years since Oklahoma has had widespread temperatures so cold for so long that solid ice on ponds and ice offers a dangerous lure. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol Marine Enforcement Section wants to remind everyone to keep off the ice. Even though there may be a layer of ice on our ponds and [...]
A simple word of advice for today’s weather–call before you go anywhere to make sure it is open. Schools countywide including Rogers State University: closed. Rogers County Courthouse: closed. Oologah Town Hall: Open State and County were busy clearing highways, streets and roads and meteorologists reported the snow was ending from the northwest near Oologah [...]
Larry Lee Ouverson, 68, of Talala, died Dec. 3, 2013 in Talala. He was a retired Air Medical Services pilot. A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013, at the Oologah Assembly of God. Cremation Society, Tulsa.
Otto Penner, Jr., 66, of Oologah, passed away on Monday., Nov., 25, 2013. Services will be 10:00 a.m., Mon., Dec., 2, 2013 at Zion Hill Church in Oologah. Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery in Talala. Visitation will be Sun., from 1-5 at the Rice Funeral Service funeral home.
By CHRIS EDENS City Editor Oologah’s Cinderella season came to a heart breaking end Saturday afternoon. An OKC Douglass touchdown in the final minute sealed the Mustangs fate in a 29-25 loss in the 4A quarterfinals. Douglass #3 advanced to the semi-finals and a match up with Poteau. Oologah finished the season ranked #6 with [...]
By CHRIS EDENS City Editor Two Oologah softball players have carried on anAllStatefamily tradition. Seniors Alex Edinger and Hunter Jeffs have been selected for the Middle East All State Softball Team. Edinger was selected as a utility player/third base and Jeffs was chosen as a pitcher. Both of girl’s mother’s wereAllStatesoftball players from Oologah. Kim [...]
‘Tis the season to be jolly, but first we have the season to be stuffed. Not you, the turkey. And ‘tis the season where you can’t get away from “experts” telling you how to cook the perfect turkey for the holiday feast. Some of our first grade students have come up with truly unique ways [...]
Edgar Clyde Higeons, 93, of Talala, died Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013 in Wellington, Kan. Visitation is from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. today (Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013) at Benjamin Funeral Home, 114 W. Cherokee, Nowata. Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013 at the First Baptist Church of Talala with Rev. Lester [...]
Visitation for Kenneth Don Morgan of Oologah will be 3-8 p.m. Monday, Nov. 25, at the MMS-Payne Funeral Home Chapel in Claremore; the funeral service for will be 10 a.m., Tuesday, Nov. 26 at the chapel. He passed away Wednesday., Nov. 20, 2013, at St. John Hospital, Tulsa, at the age of 72. The son [...]