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PLEASE NOTE: Collinsville City Hall will be CLOSED on Good Friday, Friday, April 19, 2019. All trash routes normally serviced on Friday will be picked up on Monday, April 22, 2019.
Former Oklahoma 'Superfund' Site Now Home To Honey Bees -- What was a federal "Superfund" site near Collinsville is now covered with clover. -- NewsOn6 -- April 18, 2019
Strength & Conditioning All-Americans
March 22, 2019
Longshore + Crow + Robinson + Brown
Terry Due Track Classic here Friday (+ JrHi track here Thurs.) CHS Soccer Girls have made the playoffs!
Daniel Dillman Benefit Basketball Game
March 29, 2019
Collinsville & Skiatook Schools Challenge
CHS Prom At Cain's Ballroom
March 30, 2019
Historic Venue In Downtown Tulsa
Former Owasso Sen. Rick Brinkley discusses his highly public fall from grace, future -- By Barbara Hoberock Tulsa World -- Apr 14, 2019 Joyce Colleen Martin (March 25, 1934 - April 14, 2019) - Services April 19th (2pm) at Adair First Baptist Church
City Agenda for April 15
April 13, 2019
Outsource Electric Install / Census Support
Photo Sales Policy Collinsville Jazz Band at TCC Jazz Festival Friday April 12th -- Video
Stabbing Death In Collinsville -- Friday April 12, 2019 -- NewsOn6 LaDeana Faye Siens-Scott (September 22, 1968 - April 11, 2019) -- Funeral services Monday April 15 (2pm) Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home Chapel
Quick status update (Friday afternoon April 12th) - I now have CHS tennis team photos from today ... but I am also still working off March photo pages (like 3/29 Dillman Basketball, 3/30 Prom, ...etc) ... and this is my last weekend to make the tax deadline ... so will guestimate weeks before tennis gets on cvilleok (check Twitter). Soccer team photos are scheduled for Monday. Track & golf are not yet scheduled. -- Ted Wright
2019 CHS Baseball Team Photos
March 27, 2019
Varsity & Two JV Teams
First Collinsville Soccer Tournament
March 28-29, 2019
Girls Champs & Boys 3rd
4/9/2019 CHS Basketball Boys -- Congratulations Ethan Cole and Peyton Dees, Metro Lakes All Conference! -- Collinsville Basketball Tweet Note: There are network issues at Collinsville Schools today (Wed. April 10th) so email & other internet communications may be limited. -- Ted 1:30pm 4/10/2019 -- Appears to be OK now at 4:30pm
The City of Collinsville is accepting applications for a full-time position of City Engineer. This position is responsible for the managerial and administrative Engineering work in managing the activities of the Development Service Departments. In addition, the City Engineer provides guidance on matters involving building construction and renovation, infrastructure engineering and other construction related projects as assigned by the Assistant City Manager of Operations/City Manager. The City of Collinsville pays 100% of employee health, dental, vision. Background check and Drug Screen required. Applications may be obtained at 106 N. 12th or resumes sent to; Human Resources, P.O. Box 730, Collinsville, OK 74021 or e-mailed to; City of Collinsville is an Equal Opportunity Employer. (Posted 4/9/2019)
The district utilized 2 snow days this year. However, the calendar included enough instructional time that no days will need to be made-up. At last nights Board of Education Meeting it was decided that no revisions were necessary to the current school calendar. School will not be in session the following Fridays: April 26, May 3, May 10, & May 17. -- Collinsville Public Schools -- Michelle Collins -- 4/9/2019
12-4 CHS Baseball Win At McAlester Monday -- McALester News-Capital 4/8/2019 April 15th (boys) and April 22 (girls) CHS Tennis at Oologah have been cancelled -- 4/9/2019
The Collinsville Chamber has decided to postpone the 1940's History Tour (from Sat. April 13th) until sometime this summer ... due to multiple reason ... including the death of Ron Evans. Check back for updates. -- Ted 4/9/2019 Note: Collinsville hosting Edison for soccer has moved from Friday to Saturday (April 13 5pm) this week due to Edison's Prom on Friday - per Coach Justin Schubert 4/9/2019
Choir Preview Concert
March 26, 2019
Prior To State Contest
Still plenty of March news backlogged -- check back later Check back for 4/8 school board results -- no school April 26 & May 3
Collinsville Masonic Lodge honors three worshipful members for 50 years of service -- Owasso Reporter 4/5/2019
Ronald Gene Evans (May 11, 1937 - April 05, 2019) -- CHS 1955 -- "Super" Collinsville & NSU Alumni -- Services will take place Friday, April 12, at 10:00 am at Meadowcreek United Methodist Church. Immediately following the service, a lunch will be served at the Veterans Building on Main Street in Collinsville. Hope all can attend and visit. More On Ron Evans -- 4/9/2019
Agenda For April 8th School Board
April 5, 2019
Teacher of the Year Presentation
MS Cooling Tower Removed
March 20, 2019
Bleacher Flooring / Washington Change
Misc. FFA & 4-H News: Photo With Gov. / FFA Software
March 31, 2019
4-H Pigs Shown By Braden Robbins
Misc. News: CEF Donation & Skate Fundraiser
March 31, 2019
Drug Detection Dog / Elemen. Cheer
Bryn Willt placed 9th and Remy Young placed 8th in the conference golf tournament today! Canon Hunt also places 6th on the boys side. Great job!-- Cardinal Connection@collinsvillecc April 2, 2019 Jennifer Ann Hall (October 11, 1946 - April 02, 2019) -- Funeral services will be 11am Friday, April 5, 2019 at the Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home Chapel
Teachers Of The Year
April 3, 2019
Vogel Is District & HS Teacher, Also Soto, Chronister, Wallstein, Gregory & Johnston
Choir's Trip To Florida -- InsideCollinsville 4/1/2019
CHS Baseball Win Over Durant
March 21, 2019
5-2 Win Here Over Spring Break
CHS Baseball Win Over Shawnee
March 22, 2019
12-0 Win Here Over Spring Break
City Agenda for April 1
March 31, 2019
Must Spay or Neuter Animals
Tentative April 2019 Calendar -- 3/31/2019 Chamber Meet April 4th
Tulsa World Photo Gallery for Collinsville Prom at Cain's Ballroom -- 3/30/2019 I am weeks behind, so unclear when prom photos will be posted on cvilleok -- but samples already on Twitter: 1, 2, 3 & Instagram -- Ted 3/31/2019 -- Also Cardinal Connection Video 4/3
Edward Lee Roy [May 3, 1960 ~ March 14, 2019 (age 58)] -- Reynolds Funeral Service
Lyndee Lee Bailey [September 10, 1952 - March 12, 2019] -- CHS 1970 Grad -- Reynolds Funeral Service
Oleta Fay Wilson (October 23, 1928 - March 30, 2019) -- Funeral Wednesday April 3, 2019 (2pm) at Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home Chapel. Renata Horn -- check back for additional info
Collinsville Special Olympics Events (pdfs): Bocce Friday at Owasso (March 29) Events Saturday at Catoosa (March 30)
Devyn Lyon's Video For the Collinsville HS 2018-19 State Champ Wrestling Team --3/26/2019
CVILLEOK.COM has been online for 16 years as of March 20, 2019
CHS Soccer -vs- Tulsa Rogers
March 15, 2019
Girls Won, Boys Lost
Misc. News: Eagle Scouts / Tennis Champs
March 26, 2019
Glenpool Track / Band Solos
2019 CHS Talent Show
March 14, 2019
Entertainment & Choir Fundraiser
ECC Veggie Buddies
March 15, 2019
Vegatable & Fruit Creatures
Richard Martyn Hibbard (September 19, 1938 - March 19, 2019) -- Funeral services 10:00 a.m., Friday, March 22, 2019 at Collinsville Church of Christ -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home Kenneth A. Swatzell (August 29, 1932 - March 24, 2019) -- Oologah -- Navy Veteran -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home
CHS Baseball -vs- Noah
March 11, 2019
Cardinal Victory
March 11th School Board Results
March 11, 2019
ECC's Landon Gregory's Geography Skills & CHS Robotics
Concert showcases winners of the Young Artist Competition (Brook Oliver) -- Bartlesville-Examiner 3/17/2019 -- (Also Video Interview)
Tillman & Robbins provide track highlights at Glenpool -- Owasso Reporter Tweet -- 3/18/2019 March 16th Collinsville -vs- Owasso Baseball -- Owasso Reporter Tweet
Misc. News: Fire / Track / Cherokee Language / Fundraisers
March 19, 2019
Events / Schedules
The city announced they had received word Monday that grant applications for major improvements on Broadway had NOT been approved. But they will received funds from the Cherokee nation for upgrades to LED street lights along Broadway. -- Ted 3/18/2019 -- Previous coverage on grants (Feb. 4)
City Agenda for March 18th
March 18, 2019
Cherokee Broadway Light & Asphalt
Spay or Neuter Animals

Conrad "Connie" Maynor (March 03, 1938 - March 14, 2019) -- Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m., Monday, March 18, 2019 at the Oologah Assembly of God Church -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home
College Signings
March 5, 2019
Walker Roberts OSU Football
Canon Hunt Wesleyan Golf
Varsity Soccer Friday March 15th -- Collinsville Girls won 2-1 over Tulsa Rogers; Boys lost 0-2. -- Photos later -- Spring Break is in progress
Cash For Choir Concert
March 7, 2019
Fundraiser For Florida Trip Aided By Jalapeno Grill
Next week is School Spring Break (March 18-22). I hope to either catch up on news backlog or get my taxes done ... not sure getting both done is realistic expectation -- Ted 3/14/2019
Check back later for some photos from CHS Talent Show -- March 14, 2019 (Tweet1, Tweet2, Tweet3, Instagram) Looking back: Collinsville Chamber plans historic 1940’s walking tour -- Owasso Reporter Link
-- I'll have more later also, for the April 13th event-- Ted
CHS Track Pie Auction
March 5, 2019
Annual Fundraiser
Edison Hopkins Hopkins, 92, Collinsville, died Feb. 25, 2019 -- Memorial service will be held on Saturday, March 16, 2019 at 2:00 p.m., Green Hill Funeral Home Chapel in Owasso.
Robert G. "Bob" McDonald (February 2, 1969 - March 10, 2019) -- CHS Class of 1988 -- Service March 14, 2019 at Mowery Funeral Chapel in Owasso
Michael L. Heaton (Feb. 10, 1951 - Feb. 25, 2019) -- CHS 1969 Grad -- Air Force Veteran -- Private family service only
Basketball Boys To State Tournament For First Time in 43 Years
March 7, 2019
Del City Dominated In Opening Game At Skiatook
CHS Baseball Cardinals are 7& 0 after win over NOAH Monday Mar. 11th -- a few photos later Check back for some interesting school board meeting visitors March 11th (InsideCollinsville links: officer & TV Star / Robot) (School Tweets: Landon Gregory & Robot)
Agenda For March 11th School Board
March 9, 2019
3rd Grade To CUE Next Year / Security Guard
CHS Soccer Hosted Metro Christian
March 1, 2019
Varsity Shootouts Split
CHS Basketball Boys Delayed At Area
March 1, 2019
Area Loss To NW Classen (at Owasso)
check back for March backlogged photos Don't Forget clock change Sunday March 10th
With an assist from the Tasmania Government, I get to highlight my daughter Emily as we encourage young girls to enter STEM fields (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math) -- Ted --3/8/2019
Results from Track Meet at Bartlesville Friday March 8, 2019 I find my self way behind as usual ... hope to start on March 1 event photos and work off in order. -- Ted 3/8/2019
William Fred Hawkins (April 26, 1927 ~ March 1, 2019 (age 91)) -- Ridgelawn Graveside services 2pm March 8th -- Reynolds Funeral Service Collinsville tennis set for 2019 campaign; returning qualifiers to lead team into season -- By Shawn Hein -- Owasso Reporter Sports Editor (March 6, 2019)
2019 Collinsville Basketball Boys start State Tournament play Thurs. March 7 (3:30 in Skiatook) -vs- Del City (5A Bracket) A look back at the 1976 Collinsville Basketball Boys Trip to State (Twitter) -- Ted 3/6/2019 Collinsville boys' gradual rise results in third-ever state tournament appearance --By Shawn Hein -- Owasso Reporter Sports Editor 3/6/2019
Collinsville baseball returns key pieces for another run at state tourney -- By Shawn Hein -- Sports Editor -- Owasso Reporter 3/5/2019

Norman Van Sickle (February 20, 1944 ~ March 4, 2019 (age 75)) --Visitation and viewing will be at Reynolds & Sons Funeral home, 1501 W Main, Collinsville, on Thursday March 7, from 3pm-7pm. Funeral services will be at First Church, 10100 N Garnett, Owasso, Friday at 10:00am -- (near Bailey Hospital)
March 4, 2019 -- This is Jane Van Sickle. Just letting friends and family know that Norman lost his battle with cancer today. Services will be thru Reynolds and Sons in Collinsville. No date yet.
Due to inclement weather, school will be closed (Monday March 4). We apologize for any inconvenience, however our students safety is our primary concern. -- Student Messenger 3/3/2019 (9:15pm) -- The education service center will open at 11:00.
City Agenda for March 4th
March 3, 2019
Building Codes / CDBG Public Hearing
Collinsville Cardinals boys basketball going to state for the first time in 43 years! Great jobs Cards. -- Brad Cantrell -- 3/2/2019
CHS Basketball boys lost to NW Classen Friday - play again Saturday night at Jenks (-vs- Rogers) 8pm -- 3/2 Varsity Soccer Split with Metro Christian -- Collisville girls won in shootout, boys lost in shootout. (Photos later) -- Ted 3/1 JV Boys Soccer -- Collinsville and Metro ended in 3-3 tie. Varsity girs up next at Sallee Field -- Ted 5:06pm 3/1
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