2007 Archived NEWS Index
(Collinsville, Oklahoma) www.cvilleok.com
... call Ted Wright (918) 371-1901 or send email to
crosswalks at 15th Street on both Main and Broadway have some additional
signage to remind you to stop for any pedestrians. But please be
especially watchful for the school kids going to/from the Middle
School just a block further south. The schools had asked for volunteers
for crossing guards earlier but had no luck. Don't have current
status on that request.-- Ted -- Nov. 29, 2007
Santa and other local entries Dec. 8th will be the Library's Elf
Mobile and KJRH's Deana Goll and George Flickinger ...
of Commerce Christmas
Parade Update -- Nov.
Local Shopping Opportunities
City of Collinsville is accepting applications for a full-time position
of Water Treatment Plant Operator I. Under minimum supervision
candidate will be responsible for maintaining water quality and
plant equipment. Position requires general knowledge of maintenance
of water quality and testing. High school diploma or equivalent
is required and must be able to obtain Class "D" and "C"
license in the required time. Must be able to work nights and weekends
and various shifts. A valid Oklahoma Drivers License required. Salary
range depends on qualifications. Full benefit package is available.
Drug testing required.
Apply in person at City Hall, 106 N. 12th Street, or mail resume
to: City of Collinsville, Attention: Personnel, P O Box 730, Collinsville,
Oklahoma 74021. Resumes may be E-mailed to: email@example.com.
Applications will be taken until the position if filled. The City
of Collinsville is an equal opportunity employer. [11-27-2007]
CHS basketball game Friday Nov. 30th (originally scheduled at
Skiatook's new gym) has been moved to their old gym. JV and
Varsity boys & girls games will be played. [The JrHi plays at
Oologah Thursday Nov. 29th]
a Farmers' Market Grower Workshop
There will be a free workshop for potential producers of fruits
and vegetables on Saturday, December 1st at the OSU Extension
Center located at 4116 E. 15th St. in Tulsa from 9:00 - noon. You
may contact Sue Gray, Tulsa County OSU Extension Horticulturist
at 746-3717 or Melinda Marsh, Collinsville Farmers' Market Manager
at 371-4480 for more information.
Obituaries from Collinsville
Funeral Home: Clarence
S. Barlow (March 6, 1918 - November 22, 2007) Services 10am,
Tuesday, November 27, 2007 at the Collinsville Funeral Home Chapel
with interment following at Osage Gardens Cemetery in Skiatook.
Visitation will be Monday 6-8pm at the Collinsville Funeral Home.
Pups Need Adoption
Nov. 23, 2007
11-12 months old, rabies shots, spayed, lab mix, listens well, will
run up to you and sit to be petted.
Call Susan at 630-8832 or firstname.lastname@example.org
two are a cocker mix, have rabies shots and have been spayed...appx
5 months old...really sweet, Cali (left) and Daisy on the right.
Call Susan at 630-8832
Elks plan their second meeting Thursday, Dec. 13, 2007 at the City
Library, 1223 S. Main in Collinsville at 7pm in the meeting room.
-- Dan Kirk
Funeral Home: Bonnie
Jean King (January 17, 1935 - November 20, 2007) Services
10am Friday, November 23, 2007 at the Collinsville Funeral Home
At MS & CHS
Wednesday Nov. 21, 2007 Tulsa World: Collinsville -- Melvin Flanary,
86, retired from American Airlines, died Tuesday. Services pending.
Tuesday Nov. 20, 2007 Tulsa World: Collinsville -- James Richard
Ritz, 65, security guard, died Monday. Visitation noon-4 p.m.
Wednesday, Reynolds Funeral Service. Private family services.
Sanitation Dept will be off this Thursday to observe Thanksgiving
and spend time with their families. Thursdays
route will be picked up on Friday and Fridays
route will be picked up on Saturday. So please have your
poly-cart out on those days. The City of Collinsville wants to wish
everyone a very Happy Thanksgiving Holiday. -- Pam Polk, City Manager,
City of Collinsville, OK (11-19-2007 4pm) -- [City
offices will also be closed Thurs & Friday for Thankgiving]
Obituaries from Collinsville
Etta Lurline King (July
26, 1929 - November 16, 2007) Funeral services 2pm Monday, November
19, 2007 at the Faith Fellowship Church
the Friday Nov. 16, 2007 Tulsa World: Collinsville -- Madison
Michelle Bosch, infant daughter of Jennifer and Philip Bosch,
died Tuesday. Services pending. Floral Haven, Broken Arrow.
Elementary Auctioned Centennial Items
Band Selections Announced
Band Events Listed
Herald 3rd graders' field trip to the Morrow
Home Place has been cancelled today due to the weather change
and many kids not dressing for the colder windy weather expected
later today. -- Ted 10am 11/14
(Pete) Spicer passed away Saturday evening (Nov. 10th) while
in Hospice Care at St. Francis Hospital. His services will be Wednesday
at 10:00 at Meadowcreek Methodist Church in Collinsville. -- (From
Susan Babbitt 11-11-2007: Pete is the husband of Marlene Spicer,
Friends of the Collinsville Animal Shelter President and Collinsville
Library Volunteer. Pete helped us in so many ways with projects
in both groups. He made me smile often and laugh out loud even more
often. He was my good friend and I appreciate all the time and help
he offered FOCAS and FOCL. I will miss our talks.)
[Tulsa World 11/12/2007: Collinsville
-- Gerald Lee "Pete" Spicer. 66, retired from Whirlpool
Corp., died Saturday. Service 10 a.m. Wednesday, Meadowcreek United
Methodist Church. Musgrove-Merriott-Smith, Claremore.]
Obituaries from Collinsville
Funeral Home: Patrick
(June 17, 1954 - November 9, 2007)
city commission will meet to discuss combining the Fire &
EMS departments at 6pm Wednesday Nov.14th at City Hall. -- Ted
Friday 11pm Nov. 9th-- (Previous
Collinsville Schools Release Info To Parents & Students
In MRSA Staph Infections
The CHS Academic Team won
first place at the Tulsa 7 tournament in Cleveland last Saturday
and won the Phi Beta Kappa Tournament in Miami on Tuesday. The
team did an outstanding job in both tournaments. -- Kelli Hutchinson,
Academic Sponsor (11-9-2007)
photos are for sale (Photo Policy)
4x6 prints $2, 8x10 prints $5, or CD by sport/individual ($25-$35)
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