Before approving some of the final employee hires for the upcoming school year, Oologah -Talala Board of Education members were presented a financial update earlier this week from Superintendent Ma

“We’ve had a busy summer,” began Oologah-Talala Superintendent Max Tanner.


Lakeside State Bank in Oologah helped one local student take a step towards reaching his academic dreams earlier this week, when he was awarded a scholarship to help continue his education.



The Lady Mustangs Softball team is red hot to start the year!


Football season is getting in full swing. To gear up for the first game of the season against Fort Gibson on August the 24th, the Mustangs held an intersquad scrimmage.


Oologah’s Karly Wadsworth is no joke on the hardwood.

Tulsa Elite 09 recently participated in and won the 2018 8U Midwest National Championship in Kansas City, Missouri July 18-22. Tulsa Elite 09 is a competitive travel softball team.


A few weeks ago my 10-year-old son Alex was asked to be in the band at the Oologah United Methodist Church.

With the last week of summer vacation upon us, students and teachers are making final preperations before they return to class for the 2018-19 school year -- boy, I feel old just typing that -- I h

Across America at least 95 percent of people incarcerated in state prisons will be released back into their communities at some point.

It’s a story I’ve told before, and, I’m sure, a story I’ll tell again, but every August 8, it’s a story that I know someone is going to hear for the first time.


The funeral for Oologah’s Chase Jayden Jones will be held at the Oologah High School Auditorium on Friday, August 3rd at 10:30 am.

Betty Harts Allen Whitaker was born on September 19, 1936 in Chicago, Illinois to H. William “Bill” Harts and Jessie G. Harts who both preceded her in death.  She is survived by her husband H.

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