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CHS Boys Basketball
December 7, 2017
2017-18 Team Photos
Todd Anderson's Sixth Season
Shop Collinsville Check back for school board results
Collinsville Wrestlers Place At Enid
December 8-9, 2017
Enid Tournament This Weekend
Betty Jo Hipp (January 27, 1952 - December 08, 2017) -- Oologah -- Funeral Services10am Thurs., December 14, 2017 at Journey Church Oologah -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home
2017 Collinsville Christmas Parade
December 9, 2017
Downtown Collinsville Event
Collinsville Public School's Child Nutrition Program's Angel Fund could use your help -- 12/11/2017
Brooke Eigenheer provided these results from the Enid Wrestling Tournament (and photos I'll try to get to later -- 12/10/2017): Rocky Stephens- 3rd, Caleb Tanner- 1st, Connor Henson- 2nd, Xavear Cullors- 6th, Kolten Allphin- 6th, Tony Connor- 2nd
Ten Years Since Major Ice Storm
December 10, 2017
Collinsville Was Iced Over & Powerless
JrHi Wrestling here Tuesday & Band Concert Thursday
Lacey Stout (Koscheski) 2007 Collinsville graduate, will be on the 12th season of the worst cooks in America on the food network. The show airs Jan 7th at 8 central time. Tune in to see if she wins $25,0000. -- You may use this information to get the word out! Thank you!! -- Michelle Koscheski 12/9/2017

School Board Information Presented To Chamber
December 7, 2017
Kids Academy Entertainment
Check back later for Christmas Parade sample photos

Lady Cards win consolation championship at Bixby Tournament, 42 to 13 against Lincoln Christian. -- LadyCardsBasketball -- 12/9/2017

Lady Cardinals Basketball win in OT, 47 to 43 over Glendale, Missouri, Friday. Girls play Saturday at 2:00 for consolation championship at Bixby. -- 12/8/2017 JrHi Basketball at Skiatook (Dec. 7th) -- All girls won and 8 and 9 boys won, 7 grade boys came back but fell short. -- Ben Davis 12/8/2017
School Board Agenda For Dec. 11th
December 8, 2017
School Calendar For Next Year / LED Lighting
Never Mind -- will play at Coweta this week afterall -- Schedule Update: JrHi Basketball Dec. 14th will be played here (instead of at Coweta) -- Per Eric Dutton 12/8/2017
JrHi Basketball Hosted Grove Monday
December 4, 2017
4 of 6 Wins For Collinsville
Check for a few comments on the police dept. presentation for parents on sexting and other social media issues. -- Ted 12/7/2017
Misc. News: JrHi Wrestlers Champs / West At Chamber / Band Chili / Cherokee FFA Check
December 6, 2017
Christmas Movies / Angel Tree Needs Help
Collinsville Basketball Girls play in Bixby Tournament Thursday Dec. 7 (12:30 -vs- Stillwater) - lost 52-57
Cardinal Wrestlers at Coweta Dec. 7
City Election Proclamation (pdf) -- 12/6/2017 -- Filing Period is Dec. 18-19-20 57-50 Basketball Boys Win at Grove -- per Collinsville Three Point Club 12/5/2017 Lady Cards fall to Grove tonight 34 to 54. -- LadyCardsBasketball 12/5/2017
Boars Heade Feast
December 2, 2017
Collinsville Choir Presentation
STEM Day At Middle School
December 2, 2017
Entertained 1st-3rd Graders Saturday
Jay Monroe Stickles (May 26, 1927 – December 2, 2017) -- Army Veteran -- Funeral Service will be held 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, December 6, 2017, at the Mowery Funeral Service Chapel in Owasso.
Nick Mendez named Owasso Eighth Grade Teacher of the Year -- per Owasso Reporter 12/5/2017 -- (CHS 2006) (City Lake Trail)
JrHi basketball in Collinsville-vs-Grove: 7th girls won 25-6, 7th boys lost 31-34, 8th girls won 23-12, 8th boys won 37-26. Collinsville freshman boys won 40-19 over Grove. Lady Cards 9th lost 19-32. -- Monday Dec. 4, 2017 -- Photos later.-- Ted
City Commission Dec. 4th Agenda
December 4, 2017
Election Call For Mayor & Two Wards
Annex 70 Acres at Sheridan/146th
JrHi Basketball Here Dec. 4th -vs- Grove Varsity Basketball (at Grove) Tuesday
Basketball Home Opener Split
December 1, 2017
Varsity Boys Won - Pryor Took 3 Others
Collinsville JH Wrestling team crowns 5 champions as they win the Sand Spring Tourament. Wyatt Hartley is OW. Sand Springs and Skiatook finished 2nd and 3rd. -- Jim Riley 12/2/2017  
Photos From Collinsville City Lake
November 24, 2017
Three Trails To Hike Or Trail Bike On
Shop Collinsville ... save gas, help our merchants, city police & fire with your sales tax Check back later for a few Choir Boare's Heade Feast photos
Filing for School Board Board Seat #3 is Dec 4-6 -- (Notice) Check back for photos from Friday Basketball -vs- Pryor here: JV girls lost 17-43, JV boys lost 47-50, varsity girls lost 34-40, varsity boys won 76-61. -- Ted 9:20pm 12/1/2017
Co-Existing At Collinsville High School - A Cardinal Connection Video Report 12/1/2017 7th grade girls lost a close one to Pryor, 35 to 33. -- LadyCardsBasketball 11/30/2017
VFW Thanksgiving Meal
November 30, 2017
At VFW Post 3077
Megan Scyrkels' (Cardinal Connection) coverage of the CHS Basketball Ladies win at Glenpool 11/28
Information For Dec. 9th Christmas Parade
November 29, 2017
From Collinsville Chamber
Shop In Collinsville your local merchants Ella Hanner (May 06, 1937 - November 29, 2017) -- Funeral Service Monday, December 04, 2017 (10:00 AM) at Oologah United Methodist Church -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home
Misc. News: Malon Wrestling Benefit / 9U Baseball Tryouts
November 29, 2017
Herald Hustle / Band & Choir Honors
Lady Cards win @ Glenpool tonight. Friday night is the home opener against Pryor. Get your RED out fans and be loud. Band is going to be rockin the home court.-- LadyCardsBasketball Tues. 11/28/2017
Layhoma Ann Smith (August 15, 1972 - November 27, 2017) -- Funeral Services will be 10:00 a.m., Friday, December 1, 2017 at the Maranatha Baptist Temple -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home James Richard Kirklin (January 25, 1952 - November 27, 2017) -- Oologah -- Air Force Veteran -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home
Billy Joe Hill (August 09, 1930 - November 19, 2017) -- Oologah -- Collinsville Dolton Funeral Home CHS Basketball at Glenpool Tuesday Nov. 28th (will host Pryor Fri. Dec. 1)
Meet The Cardinals - Basketball
November 21, 2017
Sample Photos Elementary-HS Teams
Alumni Basketball
November 21, 2017
Varsity-Alumni Games
8th Grade Basketball Girls
November 20, 2017
Beat Glenpool Here Monday
9th Grade Basketball Boys
November 20, 2017
Beat Glenpool Here 37-28
7th Grade Basketball Boys
November 20, 2017
Beat Glenpool Here 22-16
9th Grade Basketball Girls
November 20, 2017
Beat Glenpool Here 32-24
7th Grade Basketball Girls
November 20, 2017
Beat Glenpool Here 32-24
8th Grade Basketball Boys
November 20, 2017
Beat Glenpool Here 35-32
Misc. News: 6th Graders Collected Food / 5th Graders Selling T-Shirts
November 23, 2017
CDI Awarded For Rafters Facade Project
Nov. 22-23-24, 2017 -- School Thanksgiving Break Dec. 21-Jan. 3 -- School Christmas-New Years Break
Meet The Cardinals & Alumni Basketball --photos later -- that was the most fun I can remember at a basketball game: a 6 quarter varsity boys win 101-93 & the alumni girls won 29-23 in just 2 quarters. After meeting every basketball player from grade 1-12. -- Ted 9pm Tuesday (that feels like a Friday for school folks) -- Nov. 21, 2017 Band & Cheer Recognition at Nov. 20th City Meet -- 11/24
CHS Basketball Scrimmages
November 14 & 20, 2017
Girls Hosted Fort Gibson & Bishop Kelley
Boys Hosted Sapulpa
CHS Basketball Girls Team Photo
November 21, 2017
First Season Under Coach Brad Cantrell
All 6 Collinsville JrHi Basketball teams beat Glenpool Monday ... I'll add scores and photos when I can. Several on Twitter already. -- Ted 11:15pm 11/20/2017 Big Thoughts Little Cards (on Thanksgiving) Video by Paige Bargas-- Nov. 2017
Collinsville Basketball JrHi teams all won against Glenpool Monday -- photos much later. Sorry -- I posted last year's CMA agenda ... but now have the corrected version on the city page for Nov. 20, 2017. I'll be at home opener for JrHi basketball so might miss band & cheer presentations at city hall (5:30)
New on the November Calendar: Monday CHS Boys basketball scrimmage at 2pm (JrHi starts at 5) & Tuesday CHS Girls basketball scrimmage at 3pm -- both here. -- Ted 11/20/2017 Don't Forget -- City Trash Pickup is on holiday schedule: Thursday moves to Wed. & Friday moves to Mon.

(For Nov. 21) The doors open at 5:30 on Tuesday and youth players need to be there at 5:30. Meet the Cardinals will begin at 6. Please pass this along to others. -- Shane Hadley -- 11/19/2017 -- Basketball

Freshmen girls finished 3rd in the Cleveland Tournament, beating Glenpool tonight. -- LadyCardsBasketball 11/18/2017
City Commission Nov. 20 Agenda
November 19, 2017
Band & Cheer Recognition / Nuisance Abatement
School Newsletter (pdf) -- Nov. 17, 2017 Seventh grade girls got runner-up in the Cleveland tournament. Good job Lady Cards -- LadyCardsBasketball Saturday 11/18/2017
Beginning Band Concert
November 14, 2017
6th Graders Performed
Results from Nov. 13th School Board: Feb Election for new school buildings, new board member, ... -- Ted 11/17/2017 Collinsville’s 8th grade boys and girls won today and will play for the Championship in the Cleveland tournament. The boys will play on Sat at 3:50. The girls will play on Sat at 3:00. -- Jim Riley 11/16/2017

7th Grade basketball boys with a win over Cleveland 31-21. The boys will play for the consolation Saturday at 2:10pm at Cleveland's Middle School! -- Roberta Kickapoo 11/16/2017

My little 7th grade girls basketball team won 46-6. -- Niki Baughman 11/16/2017

Misc. News: CEF Hears Student Movement Study Results
November 16, 2017
Family Cuts Open / Youth Artists Music Competition
Happy Birthday Oklahoma -- Nov. 16, 1907 (110 Years) Preliminary December 2017 Calendar -- 11/15/2017
Harley Thomas Injured Monday Nov. 13th (Accident on Hwy 75) - per Owasso Reporter Collinsville’s 8th grade Boys BB team won their first game in the Cleveland Tournament. They will play again on Thursday at 6:30. -- Jim Riley 11/14/2017 Collinsville’s 7th grade Boys BB team lost their first game in the Cleveland Tournament. They will play again on Thursday at 4:30. -- Jim Riley 11/14/2017
Veterans Day Parade
November 11, 2017
Collinsville Veterans Celebrated
Nov. 14th -- 3pm Girls Basketball Scrimmage at HS Gym + 6:30pm Beginning Band Concert at MS Gym Collinsville’s 7th and 8th grade girls basketball teams start the season off with wins in the 1st round of the Cleveland JH BB tournament Monday. -- Jim Riley 11/14/2017
The City of Collinsville is seeking a full-time Waste Water Treatment Plant Foreman. This position is responsible for the waste water plant in order to ensure that residents have safe and clean water in accordance with federal, territorial and municipal legislation, policies and standards. Must possess class “C” Waste Water License. Competitive salary and excellent benefits package; includes health, dental, vision insurance, life insurance and retirement. Position also offers paid holidays off, Sick Leave and Vacation time. Must possess a valid Oklahoma Driver's License. Drug Testing required. Applications can be made at City Hall, 106 N 12th Street, Collinsville, OK. 74021 or by email to Resumes must be accompanied with an application. -- posted 11/13/2017
Veterans Honored at Upper Elementary
November 10, 2017
Collinsville 4th & 5th Graders Welcomed Veterans
Monday Nov. 13th was Education Day at Jalapeno Grill. Support the Collinsville Education Foundation and enjoy a great meal.
Band Director Rod Mackey Honored
November 8, 2017
NewsOn6 Featured "Impactful Teacher"
Home Representative Club
November 7, 2017
Nov. Meet On WWAH
Five Cardinals Sign For College Sports
November 8, 2017
Misc. News: Chamber Ribbon Cut / Police Cyber Presentation
November 12, 2017
Renters Insurance Myths
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