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Dewey Schools Keep Focus on ESSER Projects in 2022

Jan 13, 2022

Dewey Public Schools (DPS) is focusing on completing some projects as we head deeper in 2022. Superintendent Vince Vincent says one project they are still awaiting is new chairs for the high school auditorium. He says they ordered these chairs back in June 2021 when renovations to the facilit ... read more »

Massey May Help Lead Bartlesville High School

Jan 13, 2022

At its January meeting, the Bartlesville Board of Education will consider designating Brent Massey as one of the Assistant Principals of Bartlesville High School. If approved, Massey would fill the position that Michael Harp will vacate when he ascends to the principalship in July. Massey has ... read more »

Metal Facade at Cooper Herrington to Come Down Next

Jan 13, 2022

The metal facade in place at the former Cooper Herrington Furniture store at 318 South Dewey Avenue in downtown Bartlesville is set to come down. According to a post on Facebook by the Bartlesville Redevelopment Trust Authority, the removal process is for the upcoming Cliff's Design Studi ... read more »

Rotary Sends Supplies to Help Kentucky Tornado Victims

Jan 13, 2022

The Bartlesville Rotary Club collects and ships supplies to Tulsa in an effort to provide relief to tornado victims in Kentucky. Bartlesville Rotary President John J. Kane says this was a collective effort of all Rotarians in District 6110. Kane says they hope to bring help to those that lost ... read more »

Roberts to File Legislation on Medical Marijuana Laws

Jan 13, 2022

State Representative Sean Roberts of Hominy announces plans to file legislation modifying the Oklahoma Medical Marijuana and Patient Protection Act and the Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Waste Management Act. In a statement, Rep. Roberts said: "When medical marijuana was legalized in Okl ... read more »

Bluegrass Jam at the Constantine Theater Postponed

Jan 13, 2022

The Constantine Theater has announced that the Bluegrass Jam that was scheduled for this evening has been postponed to Thursday, February 17th. This is an event to raise funds for the Constantine Theater. Admission is $5 and tickets can be purchased at the door on the day of the event.  ... read more »

St. John Catholic School 2022 Gala Set for Feb. 5th

Jan 13, 2022

  You are invited to celebrate St. John Catholic School and the return of the Gala!   Appearing on COMMUNITY CONNECTION, Father John O'Neill and Development Director Elizabeth Thrash invited everyone to the fundraising event to benefit St. John Catholic School on Saturda ... read more »

PODCAST: Sen. James Lankford: Filibuster and COVID-19 Mandates

Jan 13, 2022

US Senator for Oklahoma James Lankford called nto Bartlesville Radio this week for his monthly podcast with us.   The Senator hit on two major topics: The Filibuster and The COVID-19 Mandates.   Schumer’s Threat to Nuke the Filibuster   Senator Lankfor ... read more »

BPS School Board President Holds Meet and Greet Event

Jan 13, 2022

Bartlesville School Board President Scott Bilger hosted a meet and greet event at Sterling's Grille in Bartlesville on Wednesday evening.   Bilger discussed current school issues and why he respectfully asks for your vote during the meet and greet. Among those issues is the fact ... read more »

Minor Injuries Suffered in Accident Near Yorman Road

Jan 12, 2022

First responders work to clear a two vehicle accident with minor injuries near Yorman Road along Highway 75 in Washington County on Wednesday evening. According to Washington County Sheriff Scott Owen, there was an accident between a pick up and a ten-wheel Bobtail truck that blocked the nort ... read more »

BFD Responds to Smoke on 6th Floor of RSU Building

Jan 12, 2022

The Bartlesville Fire Department responded to a call for assistance at the Rogers State University building in downtown Bartlesville late Wednesday morning. Witnesses reported smoke coming from the sixth floor of the historic building, but Deputy Fire Chief Jerry Berry said a fire wasn't ... read more »

Killers of the Flower Moon Artwork Released

Jan 12, 2022

Promotional artwork for the upcoming film, “Killers of the Flower Moon,” has been released. The International Media Data Base revealed the images earlier this week.   This is a movie that was filmed in Osage County in 2021 and is expected to be released later this year. L ... read more »

Rhode Island Man Charged with Stalking, Computer Fraud

Jan 12, 2022

A Rhode Island man was arrested on a warrant and brought to Washington County where he appeared in court on Tuesday. Michael Nelson was arrested at a New Jersey airport while attempting to fly to Spain. He is facing charges of stalking, two counts of computer fraud and using a computer to violate ... read more »

PSO Receives Emergency Response Award

Jan 12, 2022

The Public Service Company of Oklahoma has been recognized for its hard work over the summer in assisting with Hurricane Ida. PSO, along with four other companies, received the Edison Electric Institute Emergency Response Award. More than 100 PSO employees and contractors went to Louisiana an ... read more »

Price Tower to Exhibit the Works of Tom Roane

Jan 12, 2022

  The collected works of a Bartlesville Artist will be on display at the Price Tower begining Friday, January 14, through Sunday, February 6.   Appearing on COMMUNITY CONNECTION, Billie Roane, wife of the late Thomas Roane announced the exibit of his works.   Th ... read more »