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Wynona Man Pleads Guilty for Stealing Oilfield Equipment

Oct 17, 2019

A press release from the United States Attorney's Office states that a Wynona man pleaded guilty on Wednesday in United States District Court for dismantling and stealing oil pumping rig equipment from pump jacks in Osage County. As part of a plea agreement, 32-year old Lee Charles Smith ... read more »

Copan Homecoming Interviews Conclude on KWON

Oct 16, 2019

It is homecoming week at Copan High School and in conjunction with homecoming week, KWON AM 1400 and FM 93.3 will air interviews with homecoming royalty for CHS. The coronation will take place at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday before the 7:00 o’clock kick-off. The homecoming dance will take plac ... read more »

Homeland to Buy Food Pyramid in Bartlesville Among Others

Oct 17, 2019

  Homeland (HAC, Inc.), an Oklahoma employee-owned company, announces that they have entered into an agreement to buy five supermarket locations from RPCS, Inc. According to published reports, four of the stores are bannered as Food Pyramid including the one in Bartlesville, OK. Home ... read more »

Osage County Fairgrounds Policies Getting Enforced

Oct 16, 2019

Policies and procedures are finally beginning to be followed at the Osage County Fairgrounds, but this doesn't mean there are still some issues that need to be resolved.   Rod Hartness, who has put on the Buddy Hartness Memorial Steer Roping Event for the last two years, was told ... read more »

Pawhuska Prepares for Road Test at Hominy

Oct 16, 2019

Offensive starters for the Pawhuska Huskies only got seven snaps in last Friday's 67-0 homecoming victory over Drumright.   This week, things are expected to be a little bit more difficult, as Pawhuska travels to take on county rival Hominy. The Bucks sit at 3-2 with close losses ... read more »

Clowdus Voted Tulsa World POTW

Oct 16, 2019

Bartlesville running back Laken Clowdus has been awarded the Tulsa World Readers’ Choice Player of the Week. Clowdus was nominated for his tremendous performance in the Bruins week 6 win over Sand Springs last Friday. Clowdus rushed for 256 yards and four touchdowns.  Clowdus total ... read more »

Bartlesville Fire Discusses Hainline Case Post-Sentence

Oct 16, 2019

A Bartlesville man was sentenced recently to life imprisonment after a jury found him guilty of arson, burglary and possession of drugs last month. Chance Lee Hainline, 31, was found guilty on all three charges during a jury trial that began Sept. 10. He was sentenced Wednesday, Oct 9th. ... read more »

Commissioners Approve Funding Requests

Oct 16, 2019

Kelly Bland was at Tuesday's Board of Osage County Commissioners meeting giving an update on how things have been going across the county as well as requesting funding for upcoming events.   Bland first let the commissioners know that the “Visit the Osage” website has ... read more »

Paint Party in Nowata to Benefit United Way's Mission

Oct 16, 2019

Arvest Bank is inviting you to their Paint Party with Elaine Wilson in the days to come. The event will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 23rd from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the City of Nowata’s Public Library located at 224 S. Pine Street. If you attend, you will help Arvest Bank support Bartl ... read more »

Green Country Republican Women's Club to Host Luncheon

Oct 16, 2019

District 10 Representative Judd Strom and District 11 Representative Darrel Fincher will speak at a luncheon hosted by The Green Country Republican Women’s Club on Thursday. The luncheon will be held at the Hillcrest Country Club located along Price Road in Bartlesville. The program sta ... read more »

Sen. James Lankford Approves Sanctions on Turkey

Oct 16, 2019

Oklahoma Republican Senator James Lankford has issued a statement on the announcement from the Trump Administration to impose sanctions on Turkey. He said as Turkey continues to turn their back on the region it is right that the U.S. should respond with the appropriate consequences when forei ... read more »

Tri County Tech Employees Pledge $80,000 to Foundation

Oct 15, 2019

At the Superintendent’s Forum at the Tri County Technology Center in Bartlesville last Friday, all 97 TCT employees made a generous pledge. An $80,000 pledge was made by Tri County Tech’s finest and all the money will go towards the Tri County Tech Foundation. Tonya Foreman, the F ... read more »

City of Dewey Looking for Different Website Provider

Oct 15, 2019

When the weekend was winding down on Sunday evening, and as everyone was preparing for another work week, a hacker was busy taking over the City of Dewey's website. City Manager Kevin Trease said an anti-government group took credit for it online with anti-government and anti-police rheto ... read more »

Bartlesville School Board Meets to Discuss Site Plans and Purchase Orders

Oct 15, 2019

The Bartlesville Board of Education met Tuesday to review the site plans for the public elementary schools.   The principals of each school showed comparisons from school state test scores to each school's score in math and reading.  They also compared absenteeism rates from ... read more »

'Mausoleum Stories' set for October 25-27

Oct 15, 2019

  White Rose Cemetery will present "Mausoleum Stories 2019" Oct. 25-27. Shows will begin at 7 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 25, and Saturday, Oct. 26 and at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 27, at the White Rose Mausoleum, located at 804 W. 11th Street. Tickets are $10 each an ... read more »