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Michael Len Fawcett

Michael Len Fawcett

[ 0 ] April 4, 2017

Michael Len Fawcett, 70, owner of Redbud Marina, Oologah, departed this world on April 1, 2017 surrounded by loved ones. He entered this world on July 5, 1946 in Blue Springs, MO to Alta Allene Wright and Dwight Len Fawcett. He graduated from Claremore High School in 1965. He started a career as an electrical [...]

Anita J. Jackson

[ 0 ] April 4, 2017

Anita J. Jackson, 76, passed away Monday, April 3, 2017. Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday, April 9 at Delozier Funeral Service in Chelsea. A graveside service celebrating her life will be held at 11 a.m., Monday April 10 at Talala-Fairview Cemetery.

Services set Wednesday for Lawrence Yard

Services set Wednesday for Lawrence Yard

[ 0 ] April 2, 2017

Funeral services for Lawrence Wayne Yard will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Mowery Funeral Service Chapel, 9100 N. Garnett Rd. , Owasso. Yard, 75, passed away Saturday. He was born April 27, 1941. Further details will be posted as they become available.

Service is Tuesday for Danny Albin

Service is Tuesday for Danny Albin

[ 0 ] April 2, 2017

Services for Danny Albin, 33, of Oologah will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Mowery Funeral Service Chapel in Owasso. He was born Sept. 11, 1983 and died Thursday at the home.

Jones sentenced to life for killing Chazz Holly

Jones sentenced to life for killing Chazz Holly

[ 0 ] March 30, 2017

By JOHN M. WYLIE II, Editor A Tulsa County jury needed just a few hours today to convict James Vasco Jones of felony murder in the June 2015 death of Chazz Holly, 27, of Talala. The jury recommended a sentence of life in prison, which District Judge William Musseman imposed following a trial that began [...]

Last day to place your advertising in the 2017 Community Guide

Last day to place your advertising in the 2017 Community Guide

[ 0 ] March 29, 2017

Don’t be left out! Call TODAY to be included in our Community Guide covering Oologah and Northwest Rogers County. Cutoff is Noon on Friday, March 31. Why advertise in the 2017 Oologah Community Guide? – Reader keep our Community Guide by their phones and in their cards for a year. – 7,000 Community Guides are [...]

US-169 work from SH-20-Talala moves to SH 20

US-169 work from SH-20-Talala moves to SH 20

[ 0 ] March 29, 2017

A project that has been closing lanes on US 169 between Oklahoma 20 and the north end of Talala has now moved to US  169 and Oklahoma 20, the Oklahoma Department of Transportation said late this (Friday, March 31). Drivers can expect various lane closures on east and westbound SH-20 east of the US-169 junction [...]

Burn ban lifted

Burn ban lifted

[ 0 ] March 26, 2017

Rogers County Emergency Management Director Scotty Stokes said the Rogers County Commission had allowed the county burn ban to expire, effective immediately. Here are the rules when a Burn Ban is in effect: 03-20-17 Burn Ban Res  

Service Tuesday for Robin Damron

Service Tuesday for Robin Damron

[ 0 ] March 24, 2017

Funeral services for Robin Gail Damron are 11:00 A.M., Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at the Oologah Assembly of God Church with Rev. Tom Jones and Pastor Kent Jenson officiating. Interment will follow at Fairview Cemetery in Talala. Arrangements have been entrusted to Benjamin Funeral Service. Robin Gail Damron, 61, passed away Wednesday, March 22, 2017 [...]

O-T Shelters now available for citizens

O-T Shelters now available for citizens

[ 0 ] March 23, 2017

School Shelter with 2,700-person capacity ready for tornadoes School, ambulance, fire and police agencies unite to serve students, residents In what is believed to be the area’s largest such system, Oologah-Talala Schools now provide shelters designed to withstand an EF-5 tornado for all 2,000 students and staff during the school day and up to 2,750 [...]