The O-T Public Schools hired 10 new teachers for the 2018-19 school year after an executive session Monday night.

The May 2018 sales tax return to Oologah and Talala show mixed results. Oologah had an upturn in revenue in sales tax in May 2018, but was down in use tax as compared to last year.

The Solid Waste Disposal Program functions in three different districts across Rogers County and allows residents to drop off various forms of trash.


On Friday, June 8, Oologah faced off against Claremore in a double header. Oologah had an impressive start in the first game, defeating Claremore 8-0.

On May 30th, the Oologah Junior High baseball faced off against the team from Coweta in a series of two games.

Oologah Graduate Bryce Perritt was recently recruited by Illinois College for swimming. He was surrounded by his family and fellow coaches.


For the Children

Throughout the few weeks that I have been working at the newspaper, I have been involved in a variety of different events and learned a few new skills as well.

Notes from the Chief



Edith Rusden was born in Tulsa, OK on October 2, 1924 to Carrie(Pruitt) and Dewey R. Coulson.

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

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