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David Rogers arrested again

David Rogers arrested again

[ 0 ] September 10, 2016

UPDATE: David Rogers was released from the Amos G. Ward Detention Center after posting $8,500 bond Sunday morning, according to a post this afternoon to the Rogers County Sheriff’s Office inmate booking log site. No court date was listed and no additional information on the specific wording of the booking complaints was reported. By JOHN [...]

Vandalism at the O-T school campus

$15,000 warrant issued for Johnny Casper

[ 2 ] September 7, 2016

By JOHN M. WYLIE II, Editor Copyright 2016 Oologah Lake Leader LLC A warrant carrying a $15,000 bond was issued today (Wednesday) for Johnny Austin Casper after he failed to appear Friday for a court hearing. Casper is on a 7-year deferred sentence for his role in last year’s school vandalism spree, and the hearing [...]

Auditions Set for Youth Musical Production

Auditions Set for Youth Musical Production

[ 0 ] September 3, 2016

By PAT REEDER, Will Rogers Memorial Museums Auditions will be at 1 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 11 at the Will Rogers Memorial Museum Theatre for parts in a renewal of “Will and the Wind,” an original musical production written and produced by Dr. Dale Smith. It was first presented in Claremore more than 30 years ago. [...]

The Lazy D comes down in a controlled burn on Saturday, Aug. 27. Photo by Tim Carman.

Lazy D just a memory

[ 0 ] September 3, 2016

By FAITH L. WYLIE, Leader Writer The “D” was a beacon of comfort to long-haul truckers on a cold, rainy night. The “D” was a place of sustenance and celebration for the Mustang athletes after football and basketball games. The “D” was the place to eat after church on Sunday. The “D” was the home [...]

Mustangs trample Cardinals 43-14

Mustangs trample Cardinals 43-14

[ 0 ] September 1, 2016

After a 7-7 first quarter, the Oologah Mustangs took down their longtime rivals, the Collinsville Cardinals, 43-14. Both are top ranked teams but the game was a huge upset—Collinsville is among the top contenders for the 5A gold ball while the Mustangs are serious candidates for the gold in 4A. How did it happen? In [...]

Football poster is here

Football poster is here

[ 0 ] August 31, 2016

Pick up a copy of the 2016 Oologah Mustangs football poster, available in this week’s Leader. You can also check it any time online as a free publication of our E-Leader. http://etypeservices.com/Oologah%20Lake%20LeaderID268/

Steve Hendrix Watch Party

Our District 2 taxpayers deserve representation

[ 0 ] August 24, 2016

Since Sept. 8, 2015 one third of Rogers County’s residents have been paying county taxes with no say in how that money is spent and no say in county policies that directly affect them. That’s how long the residents of District 2 have been without a voting county commissioner, and it is time for that [...]

Service is Thursday for Brad Barron

Service is Thursday for Brad Barron

[ 0 ] August 23, 2016

Brad Barron Lewey Bradford “Brad” Barron, 67, passed away Monday, Aug. 22, 2016, at his home in Talala, surrounded by his family. He was born March 18, 1949, to Charles Sydney and Mary Margaret (Lewey) Barron. He graduated from Enid High School. In 1971, he received his degree from the University of Oklahoma. While attending [...]

Service Wednesday for Stella Rose Welch

Service Wednesday for Stella Rose Welch

[ 0 ] August 23, 2016

Stella Rose Welch, infant daughter of Jordan Welch and Brittany Wells, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016. She was born July 8, 2016. Services celebrating Stella’s life will be 1 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016 at the Assembly of God Church in Chelsea. Burial will follow at 3:30 p.m. at Wann Cemetery, Oologah. Please [...]

New teachers at Oologah-Talala

Welcome to our new teachers

[ 0 ] August 20, 2016

We had the opportunity to meet and interview these great new teachers. They seem to be great additions to our outstanding school staff. Read the interviews in this week’s Oologah Lake Leader or online at our E-Leader.