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The Fort Gibson Indian Education Committee for Johnson O'Malley will be meeting Tuesday in the Administration Building, 500 S. Ross Ave., Fort Gibson. The JOM meeting will begin at 6 p.m., and the Title VI meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m.

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Youngsters, Fort Gibson High School football players and other volunteers put up more than 500 American flags around Fort Gibson’s Centennial Park, along part of U.S. 62 and along the Trail of Honor on Willey Road to Cemetery Road to Fort Gibson National Cemetery. The flags will be up until …

Fort Gibson Police Officer Jeremy Johnson has been placed on paid suspension until further notice, town officials said.

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A show about ancient warriors coming alive brought victories to Fort Gibson High School's Royal Regiment Band this fall.

TULSA – Fort Gibson resident Alice Townsend has been chosen as the new regional chief executive officer for the Region of Oklahoma of the American Red Cross.

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Fall is upon us with cooler mornings and warmer afternoons. This is a perfect time of year to begin lining up books for winter reading. We have several new books that might be interesting.

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Oklahoma Highway Patrol was called to the scene of a injury collision at U.S. 62 and Four Mile Road at approximately 5:08 p.m., in Muskogee County, according to a news release from OHP.

Fort Gibson Schools will conduct the annual Johnson O'Malley Indian Education Committee election at 6 p.m. Tuesday, in the Administration Building Community Room. Parents of JOM-eligible students are invited to attend.

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October is National Health Literacy Month. Health Literacy Month was created in 1999 by Helen Osborne. What is Health Literacy you might be thinking? The original definition of Health Literacy by Helen Osborne is, “Health literacy is a shared responsibility between patients and providers. Ea…

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"It's another princess," 4-year-old Bonnie Ragland said, waving to school queens in Friday's Fort Gibson High School's Homecoming Parade.

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Today is National Voter Registration Day. Register now to participate in 2019 local elections and future elections in 2020. Our participation in National Voter Registration Day will be guiding voters to the online site available for registration. The family movie also is today at 4:30 p.m.

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A new addition to Fort Gibson school's ag building gave Fort Gibson High School senior Anna Hardy a dry place to walk and work her goat on a rainy Friday morning.

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We continue to celebrate National Library Card Sign Up at the “Q.” If you don’t have a library card yet, September is the time to do it. We’re giving away a small prize to each person who signs up this month. Bring your child in and have their picture taken with Woody and Buzz.

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Teaching a fifth-grade science class helped high school English students learn to communicate better.

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Fort Gibson Head Start students can thank a group of bikers in black leather for their new playground toys.

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Caleb Wilkie recalls how how awe-struck he felt simply walking up to the Sydney Opera House. 

August has been a busy month for families with children going back to school and getting back into a routine again. We’ve been busy at the “Q” planning activities for the school year. Starting the first week of September, pre-school storytime and afternoon STEAM activities will resume.

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Prekindergarten teacher Jodie Jones had her pupils' rapt attention as she read a story before their nap.

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FORT GIBSON — Muskogee author Jonita Mullins was the guest speaker at Monday's meeting of the Fort Gibson Historical & Genealogy Society at the Fort Gibson Bakery and Cafe. She talked about her newest book, "Oklahoma Opposites" and signed copies of the book for the 20 members of the soci…

Back-to-school week brings excitement and joy for some (mainly parents), while maybe not so much for others. Either way, the “Q” is always ready to support our kids and families. Many children will be going to school for the first time this year. It’s always a little sad to see children who …

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Soothing gray walls and a window with a wreath help turn Shawn Dickmann's Intermediate Elementary School classroom into "Home Sweet Class."

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New principals at Fort Gibson Middle School and Intermediate Elementary School plan to guide and support teachers, as well as students. 

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“A Universe of Stories” ended with a bang last Friday with a bouncy house, game truck, pizza, books, prizes and more. Over 200 kids, ages 1 through 18 participated in the program this year. Thanks to all who participated and helped make our summer reading program great this year. A special t…

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New and relocated businesses help bring new customers to Fort Gibson, business leaders say.

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A broken arm couldn't keep 10-year-old Mackenzie Manegold from helping at Fort Gibson's Emergency Resource Center.

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The circular driveway could be finished by early August, in time for the start of the 2020 school year, said Fort Gibson School Superintendent Scott Farmer.

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Performing at the famed Sydney Opera House was a distant dream for Caleb Wilkie — until recently. 

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Eighth-grader Daniel Lundy reached closer to a career in space after a week at Space Camp. 

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As we begin July, we are halfway through our summer reading program, “A Universe of Stories.” We’ve had great performers so far, and all of our performers tell the kids that they learned a lot of their skills by checking out books from the library when they first began learning their craft. …

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Joseph Pohlmeier stood board-stiff while two jugglers tossed clubs behind and in front of him on Friday.

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Today at the “Q” we will have a special event for teens and adults. OKC Improv will be performing at 6 p.m. Improv is short for improvisation, which is usually comedy performed spontaneously by the performers without planning or scripting. OKC Improv is a nonprofit community arts organizatio…

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The Town of Fort Gibson and the Fort Gibson Chamber of Commerce want to bring the community together as well as volunteers and first responders on Saturday from 3-7 p.m., to thank them for all of their hard work that continues with cleanup from flooding. 

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Construction could start this week on a circular driveway at the Fort Gibson School administration building.

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The summer didn’t quite kick off as we had planned. Our plans to provide an inflatable for kids last Tuesday did not work out, but we will try to reschedule that for a later date. 

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Jessica Young said she and family members escaped recent flooding with one vehicle and the clothes they were wearing. 

This Week's Circulars

Obituaries

91, Business Owner, passed Wednesday, November 13, 2019. Service is 2:00pm Saturday, November 23, 2019 at First United Methodist Church. Cornerstone Funeral Home 1830 N York St., Muskogee, OK 74403

58, Phlebotomist, passed Thursday, November 14, 2019. Services will be announced at a later date. Cornerstone Funeral Home & Crematory 1830 N York St., Muskogee, OK 74403

Daniel Alvis Gray. Services to be held at 1:00 pm at the First Baptist Church in Haskel, Oklahoma. Burial at the Vaught Cemetary in Webbers Fall, Oklahoma.

98, carpenter, died Friday, November 15, 2019 in Eufaula. Viewing 9AM-4PM November 18, 2019 Garrett Family Funeral Home, Checotah. Service 10AM Tuesday, November 19, 2019 in Garrett's Serenity Chapel, Checotah.