The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is preparing for a series of maintenance projects on Oologah Lake.

“We will never have true civilization until we have learned to recognize the rights of others.”

Will Rogers

The Oologah FFA introduced and installed their 2018-2019 Officer Team at their 46th annual FFA Banquet Friday night.

Oologah Area Chamber of Commerce President Erica Sanders and Vice President Sarah Hale helped serve lunch to the area’s first responders last week.


All year long, the boys tennis team have been consistently good, and their deep roster and hard work landed them a 4th place overall finish in the state tennis championship.

Kasey Koenig is fast. An Oologah senior, she’s specialized in track her entire high school career, and the talented runner used her speed to land on the podium twice at the state meet.

Garrett and Gavin Salt show off their hardware after competing in Cushing on Friday in the State Freestyle and Greco Tournament. Garrett (left) placed 3rd in the Novice age division at 78 pounds.

There’s no better time to set a personal best than under the brightest lights of the season: the state track meet.


Throughout my life, I have always believed heavily in the democratic principles of self-government and the will of the people, but I have not seen it in a strict sense.

Legislative success is an essential tool in maximizing the prosperity of Cherokee Nation.

Monday morning the high school had an awards assembly to recognize students with outstanding qualities, achievements, and college scholarships.

“Let’s go for a walk,” the kids chimed while dragging their Russian grandma outside.


Melvin Ferris Coe passed away Saturday, May 5, 2018 at his home in Talala, OK.

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Geneva Mae Mitchell West McConnell, 92, passed away April 18, 2019.

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