Rogers County Health Department honored for excellence in public health

Rogers County Health Department was honored with the 2020 Model Practice Award by the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO).

American Legion Post 2020 announces Member of the Quarter

At the Townsend-Doles Post June meeting, James Mickelson, Adjutant, was named Member of the Quarter. This is the first award given by the newly established post.

Oklahoma Baptist University recently named a Talala resident to its academic honor roll for the spring 2020 semester.


Green Country Ranch Rodeo rides back into Rogers County

Saddle up and ride to Claremore this weekend as teams from the top Oklahoma ranches compete in rodeo events such as wild cow milking, team penning, cattle branding and bronc riding.

Baseball names Fannin to assistant coach position

Rogers State Baseball and head coach Chris Klimas have announced the addition of Bob Fannin to the coaching staff as the top assistant coach on Wednesday, July 8, 2020.

Four Hillcats Named to WGCA All-American Scholar Team

The Rogers State Women’s Golf team had four student-athletes named WGCA All-American Scholars.

Men’s golf adds Cornwell to 2020-21 signee class

The Rogers State Men’s Golf team and head coach Steve Brown have announced the signing of Tyler Cornwell to the 2020- 21 signee class.


Notes from the Chief

Even through this national health crisis, the business of our tribal nation carries on.

Thank you, first responders

Our country has been through a lot throughout the past four months. Between the COVID-19 pandemic and violence and rioting in cities across the country, it has been a trying time for everyone.

Senate Review

It’s been a few weeks since the June 23rd primary elections, where Oklahoma voters chose their slate of candidates for local, state and national offices and also approved State Question 802, which

New grants assist Cherokee community organizations

The global pandemic has heightened uncertainty and anxiety across the world. That is certainly the case here in northeast Oklahoma.


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James Harley O’Donnell, 83, passed away on June 22, 2020, at Oxford Glen Memory Care Center in Owasso, Okla. He was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, teacher, coach, and friend.

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