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Lakeviews: In honor of Cara Cowan Watts

Lakeviews: In honor of Cara Cowan Watts

[ 0 ] March 4, 2015

Lakeviews by John M. Wylie II, Editor We are sad that Cara Cowan Watts will not hold an elected office in the Cherokee Nation after the upcoming election. She gave up her Tribal Council seat to run for Principal Chief, then announced Monday that the best chance of advancing her goals for the Cherokee people—including, [...]

Ladies advance to area tournament

Ladies advance to area tournament

[ 0 ] March 4, 2015

By CHRIS EDENS, Sports Editor UPDATE: The Ladies lost to Locust Grove 66-38 in the regional championship game. They face Webster at 6:30 pm Thursday at Sapulpa. The Lady Mustangs battled their way to the regional championship basketball game with a win over Jay last week. “It was a hard-fought game and a good win for [...]

Chamber banquet is March 7

Chamber banquet is March 7

[ 0 ] February 26, 2015

By CAROLYN ESTES, Leader writer Does Clanton’s Café really make the best chicken fried steak in America? Who will be chosen Citizen of the Year? Answers to those burning questions will be revealed on Saturday, March 7, during the Oologah Area Chamber of Commerce Banquet at the Oologah United Methodist Church. Doors will open at [...]

Update: Regional championship game moved to Tuesday for Ladies

Update: Regional championship game moved to Tuesday for Ladies

[ 0 ] February 23, 2015

The Lady Mustangs beat Jay 50-49 on Thursday night. They face Locust Grove on Tuesday at 6:30 pm at Oologah. Both the winner and the runner-up will advance to the area tournament. The second game of the evening (boys) will feature Will Rogers and the winner of the Jay/Claremore Sequoyah game on Monday night. The [...]

One race in Oologah election on April 7

One race in Oologah election on April 7

[ 0 ] February 4, 2015

Registered voters living in the Oologah town limits have only one contested race, but there will be a huge change in town government. Mary Jerry Holland and Vice Mayor Alice Snyder will leave their positions because they did not file for re-election to their posts. They will be replaced as trustees by Tod Estes, a [...]