With two years remaining on his current three year contract, Oologah-Talala School Superintendent Max Tanner's contract w

Rogers County voters Tuesday overwhelmingly blessed a 10-year, $1.4 million bond issue that will greatly enhance OTEMS Paramedics’ life-saving capabilities while slightly cutting tax rates.

With three years left on his four-year contract Oologah-Talala School Superintendent Max Tanner was given an additional year after his Board evaluation Monday night.

Oologah Trustees were presented with the total bid package by James Ensley, a representative of Rick Scott Construction, during their Feb. 6th Development Authority meeting.


The Verdigris Cardinals were no match for the balanced offensive attack of Oologah on Tuesday, Feb. 6 as the Mustangs lit up the scoreboard in route to a 72-48 win.

The Lady Mustangs didn’t have the same good fortune as the Mustangs on Feb. 6th when Verdigris beat them handily, winning 70-48.

Front row left to right – Gracie Payton, Bailey Black, Allison Dale, Alexis Ramsey, Kamryn Osburn.


Valentines, Valentines, I chanted in my head so I wouldn’t forget to go by the store to buy small valentine gifts for the kids’ friends at school.

The winter weather has come in full force this year. Though we have not experienced much snow or ice, we have gotten very cold temperatures.

Cherokee Nation Health Services offers our citizens some of the best care available in Indian Country.

A new Child Trends report finds that 45 percent of children in the United States have experienced at least one adverse childhood experience, with economic hardship and parental divorce or separatio


 Pearl Marcella Youngman, 94, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018 in Bellingham, WA.

Scott C. Lawrence, 52, Oologah Rural Route Mail Carrier, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018 in Tulsa.

Donald Gene Brister 77, of Oologah passed away Sunday January 21, 2018 at St. John Medical Center in Tulsa. He was born April 13, 1940 in Bokchito to Mims Walter “M.W.” and Dorothy Parks Brister.

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