WILL ROGERS MEMORIAL MUSEUM — Retirement just wasn’t in Phil Pennington’s future. After spending almost 40 years in two jobs, his second retirement was short-lived.

The cause of a residential fire in the attic of a home on 400 Road remains under investigation, according to Northwest Rogers County Fire Protection District officials.

Even if you’re getting old enough not to enjoy change as much you once did, new beginnings are important for all of us. New beginnings help keep us alert to the fact that life is always changing.

In honor of Black History Month, Oologah United Methodist Church will be hosting an international speaker and author in February.


The Lady Mustangs toppled the previously undefeated class 5A Will Rogers last week, handing them their first loss of the year.

After rolling through the first two rounds of the Oologah Tournament, the Lady Mustangs managed to battle from behind to topple Class 5A #3 Will Rogers with a great fourth quarter from Bailey DeSpa

Oologah sophomore and Oologah Wrestling Team member Drake Black recently placed 5th at the Greg Henning Tuttle Invitational. Blake is the son of Rick and Julie Black.

Oologah Lake Leader: Congrats on hitting a 1,000 points in your career! How does it feel to achieve this?


“What does God give us?” Dr. Jennifer Long asked the children during their circle time at church.

- Border Crisis -

Crisis (noun):  defined as ‘a time of intense difficulty, trouble, or danger’ or ‘a time when a difficult or important decision must be made.’

For the Children

Notes from the Chief


Norma Lou Penner Mc-Millen was born February 3, 1940 to Kenneth and Reba McCall Penner in Oologah, Okla.

Shelley Lynne Stringer was born March 1, 1964, in Oakville, Ontario, Canada, to Donald Wayne and Sheila Joan (Anderson) Campbell. She died Tuesday, Nov.

Robert Lynn Hargrove, 57, of Talala passed away on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018 surrounded by his loved ones.

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