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Barnsdall High School Welcomes a New Ag Teacher

Jan 07, 2022

Barnsdall High School welcomes a new Agriculture teacher. Kaitlyn Williams was introduced as the new Agriculture teacher at Barnsdall High School on Friday morning. Williams originates from Oologah where she was active in FFA, receiving both a State and an American FFA Degree. She is the daug ... read more »

VCO Installs Veterans Crisis Line Billboard

Jan 07, 2022

Veterans Connection Organization (VCO) installs a veteran suicide prevention billboard behind Burger King in Bartlesville. VCO Executive Director Sharon Reese says the electronic billboard, located at 3801 SE Adams Road, is their way to prevent veteran suicide and raise awareness in rural com ... read more »

Theater Bartlesville Postpones "Love in the Universe"

Jan 07, 2022

Theater Bartlesville postpones an upcoming performance. Director Joe Sears had decided to postpone Theater Bartlesville's next show, "Love in the Universe," due to the rise in COVID-19 case numbers. Sears made this decision to protect the best interest of their actors and the co ... read more »

New Season of Cherokee Nation Docuseries Coming Soon

Jan 07, 2022

The newest season of “Osiyo, Voices of the Cherokee People” debuts this month. The groundbreaking docuseries features the citizens, culture, history and language of the Cherokee Nation and has been recognized with 13 regional Heartland Emmy Awards. Season seven debuts on Thursday, ... read more »

Washington Co. Assessor: Renditions are in the Mail

Jan 07, 2022

  Washington County Assessor Todd Mathes was our guest on COMMUNITY CONNECTION on Friday.    Todd reminded listeners that the County Assessor has the responsibility to appraise and assess the real and personal property within the county for the purpose of taxation.  ... read more »

10 Attending Reserve Officer Academy Through WCSO

Jan 06, 2022

10 cadets are going through a basic reserve police academy through the Washington County Sheriff's Office (WCSO). This is the first reserve academy WCSO Training Coordinator Carey Duniphin has led on his own. Deputy Duniphin says the process has been tiring, but he's learned plenty hi ... read more »

OKWU: Spring '22 Classes Begin Jan. 17, COVID Protocols

Jan 06, 2022

Classes at Oklahoma Wesleyan University will be in session soon and the OKWU Cares team continues to carefully review health and safety protocols, especially COVID-related issues. The OKWU Spring 2022 Plan focuses on a healthy community and safe learning environments. The full outline of the ... read more »

Osage Landfill Coupons Being Sent Out

Jan 06, 2022

City of Bartlesville residents should expect a coupon for one free trip to the Osage Landfill in the next utility bill, this according to Public Works Director Keith Henry. Any customer who has not received a coupon by March 1st should contact the Utility Billing Office at 918-338-4224. Henry ... read more »

Veterans Connection "Adopts" 12 Kids for Holiday Cheer

Jan 06, 2022

Veterans Connection Organization (VCO) makes the holiday season brighter for local children. VCO Executive Director Sharon Reese says a donation from Arvest Bank as well as an earring sale fundraiser put on by Lyndsey Stuart gave the non-profit an opportunity to make holiday wishes come true. ... read more »

Hofmeister to Address Washington County Democrats

Jan 06, 2022

State Superintendent of Public Instruction and candidate for Governor, Joy Hofmeister, is coming to Bartlesville. Hofmeister will be joining the Washington County Democrats on Thursday, Jan. 27, 2021, at 7:00 p.m. at the Bartlesville Public Library to discuss her vision for Oklahoma. Hofm ... read more »

Robles Joins Arvest Wealth Management Team

Jan 06, 2022

Arvest Wealth Management announces that Brandy Robles has joined Arvest Trust, where she will serve as a trust officer. Robles brings years of legal experience in trust administration, estate planning, and probate estate administration to Arvest Wealth Management. Robles earned her juris doct ... read more »

BPD Calls Tulsa Bomb Squad to Bartlesville Walgreens

Jan 05, 2022

The Tulsa Bomb Squad has destroyed a a suspicious device, which resembled a pipe bomb in the Walgreens parking lot in the 1900 Block of South Washington Blvd across from the Doenges Family of Autos in Bartlesville.   Bartlesville Police Captain Jay Hastings said an individual saw th ... read more »

Bartlesville Man Charged with DUI, Transporting Open Container

Jan 06, 2022

A Bartlesville man picked up multiple charges for an alleged drinking and driving incident. Brandon Ribergaard appeared at the Washington County Courthouse on Thursday facing a felony count of driving under the influence as well as misdemeanor counts of transporting an open container and throwing ... read more »

Bartlesville City Staff Mourns Loss of Brenda Kiselak

Jan 06, 2022

City of Bartlesville staff members mourn the loss of their own. Below is a story as reported on by Bartlesville's City Beat written by Kelli Williams. The first floor of City Hall is missing one of its brightest stars this week with the passing of Brenda Kiselak — the funny, kin ... read more »

Dine Out at Dink's for Elder Car's PWR!Moves

Jan 06, 2022

  Foundation Therapy Specialists, a service of Elder Care, will hold a Dine Out for PWR!Moves fundraising event on Thursday, January 13, between 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm at Dink’s BBQ restaurant, located at 2929 E Frank Phillips Blvd, in Bartlesville.   Appearing on COM ... read more »