The Oologah-Talala School District’s accreditation status dropped from fully accredited to probationary last week, as voted by the Oklahoma State Board of Education.
Sleepiness was reported as the cause for a single-vehicle accident on the Will Rogers Turnpike in Rogers County which sent a Missouri man to the hospital with head injuries.
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In a race that was backand-forth throughout the evening, incumbent Don Tice ultimately emerged successful in his bid to retain his seat on the Oologah School Board against opponent Trina Greeves.
While the 4th of July is well-known as Independence Day, Oologah resident David Noble is more looking forward to the 3rd of July as his own personal “independence day” in that, July 3 will the day that he gains his independence from the workforce.
Oologah Board of Education President Don Tice was less than happy with a local television station after they reported that the board held a special meeting to consider the termination of OT Superintendent Max Tanner.
Will Rogers spent his last summer in Oologah in1906. He returned to the downtown pump 89 years later as “The Cherokee Kid” statute on Aug. 12. 1995.
NW Fire Board meetings Second Tuesdays each month 7 p.m. at Oologah Station #1
Voters will go to the polls Tuesday for the June 30 Collinsville, Inola, Oologah- Talala and Owasso School General and State and County Primary Elections, said Rogers County Election Board Secretary Julie Dermody.