After weeks of waiting, local boatmen and skippers from across the area were given access to Oologah Lake via Hawthorn Bluff when lake officials opened the boat ramp to the public.

The bid to fill a soonto-be vacant seat on the Northwest Rogers County Fire Protection District will be a four-way race, according to the Rogers County Election Board.


The Rogers State Men’s Golf program has announced its fall schedule for the upcoming 2019-20 season.

Rogers State Women’s Basketball Assistant Coach Ashlee Pitts has been elevated to the top assistant role under head coach Kyle Bent, announced Bent on Tuesday.

WILL ROGERS MEMORIAL MUSEMS — “Will Rogers was cutting edge in everything he did in entertainment,” said Tad Jones, Will Rogers Memorial Museums executive director.


Our ability as a government to communicate with our citizens has just taken a great leap forward.

Summer is in full swing and it is also peak travel season. While kids are out of school, many people might take this time to visit a European country or go on a cruise to the Caribbean.

It should go without saying, but every Oklahoma child should have access to nutritious meals.

While the Oklahoma Institute for Child Advocacy (OICA) is recognized as the state’s preeminent watchdog and advocate for children, we know that improving conditions for children is a team effort.



July 10, 1926-May 13, 2019


Phillip Daniel Ray “JR” Sligar, Jr. of Claremore, passed away on Tuesday, June 11, 2019 in Owasso, Okla.  He was 89.  

Former Senator Earl Garrison passed away peacefully in his sleep at his home in Muskogee to go to his heavenly home on Monday morning, June 10, 2019.

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