News

Rogers County’s very own version of “The Antiques Roadshow” will be returning to Oologah this Friday, when the Oologah Historical Museum hosts the annual Antique Appraisal.

While the high water on Oologah Lake’s shores has been slowly receding, the lake’s public swimming access point – Hawthorn Bluff -- will remain closed for at least another week due to high water le

Whether fishing, at camp, or spending time with friends, Rogers County students are well into their summer vacations.

Sports

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.

Rogers State Softball senior Katelyn Gamble has been announced as a nominee for the 2019 NCAA Woman of the Year, announced the association on Wednesday.

Opinion

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.

Some OKC Thunder fans might emphatically reply, “Yes!” And, hope may seem to be lost when times of struggle, trials, and tragedy strike. I’m reminded of the businessman, Horatio Spafford.

Cherokee Nation was recently bestowed a great honor by the U.S. Navy, which has decided to name its latest rescue ship after our tribal nation.

Iran has a long history of creating chaos in the Middle East with no regard for the consequences.

Obituaries

PASSINGS

July 10, 1926-May 13, 2019

PASSINGS

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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