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Tag: "Oologah"

Cherokee Nation gives $10,000 to park project

Cherokee Nation gives $10,000 to park project

[ 0 ] February 10, 2016

Cherokee Nation leaders presented the Oologah Community Foundation and VFW Post 3077 in Collinsville $10,000 checks each on Feb. 2.. Oologah Community Foundation will use the funds to complete a new playground, while the Collinsville VFW plans to use the money to repair the roof of the organization’s building. “As a tribal councilor, one of [...]

Park playground purchased

Park playground purchased

[ 0 ] September 17, 2015

By CHRIS EDENS, City Editor Playground equipment for a new town park was approved at a special Oologah Town Board meeting last week. The equipment will be purchased from Bears Playground in New York. The cost is estimated at $35,000- $40,000 including shipping. The town will install the playground. The board is in discussions with [...]

Moore takes over as chief

Moore takes over as chief

[ 0 ] November 1, 2014

By CHRIS EDENS, City Editor Pete Moore has pinned on his badge as the new Oologah Police Chief. Moore is spending his first week on the job learning the area and getting to know the local people. “All the people I’ve met have been very friendly,” Moore said. “I’m looking forward to working with everyone.” [...]