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People with diabetes can learn healthy habits through a four-week LEAD class starting Thursday.

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Monday became a day or reminders as students returned to classrooms at Pershing Elementary.

Northeastern State University has received an initial shipment of 4,000 BinaxNOW Ag Card Tests (COVID-19 tests). 

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Repairs on a broken water line will keep Fort Gibson Middle School and High School students learning online through the rest of the week.

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For the first time since mid-November, Muskogee Public Schools educators will welcome students back into school buildings on Monday — as long as those students are healthy.

Brooklyn Spencer of Porter and Grace Pendley of Oktaha have been chosen to serve on the State Superintendent of Public Instruction's Student Advisory Council. 

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More than 16,000 students in 20 prekindergarten-12 and technology center districts across Oklahoma are learning more about nontraditional careers in a new Oklahoma CareerTech initiative.

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Renovation of Northeastern State University’s Wilson Hall, the future new home of the College of Liberal Arts, will move into Phase III in early 2021.

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Connors State College, in cooperation with Indian Capital Technology Center, held the annual pinning ceremony for 13 graduates of the Physical Therapist Assistant Program and 15 graduates of the Occupational Therapist Assistant Program on Dec. 15 at Muskogee ICTC.

Northeastern State University contracted with a sanitation company to disinfect all academic and administrative buildings on all three of its campuses, as well as residence halls, prior to its winter break.

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Children coming to play at Rotary Park on Wednesday morning found many more things to play with.

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Former NASCAR racer Jimmie Johnson is helping get books into the homes of Muskogee school children.

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Bacone College presented Dr. Mark J. Simms an honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters during the college's commencement ceremony Saturday.

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Bacone College conferred an honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters on one of the Kiowa Tribes’ most esteemed elders, Phil “Joe Fish” Dupoint, in an outdoor ceremony held Saturday at the Kiowa Tribe headquarters in Carnegie.

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Bacone College held its 2020 Commencement Ceremony on Saturday after delaying the spring exercises in May due to COVID-19. The ceremony was held at Osage Nation’s Skyline Event Center to ensure ample social distancing was allowed.

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Oktaha Elementary and High School Bands will hold their annual “Sounds of the Holidays” Christmas Concert 7 p.m. Tuesday in Jimmy R. Eller Gymnasium.

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The University of Central Oklahoma will celebrate the achievements of approximately 1,074 graduates during the Fall 2020 Virtual Commencement Ceremony premiering at 2 p.m. Dec. 12.

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Laptop computers, papers and overhead cameras cover Terri Brossett's dining room table as she teaches her Muskogee High School students science.

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Indian Capital Technology Center was recently chosen the best community college in Oklahoma per an article published in the Association of Career and Technology Education’s CareerTech Update SmartBrief, according to Stacker.com. Stacker looked at 2020 data from Niche, a ranking and reviewing…

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Indian Capital Technology Center (ICTC) is taking applications for admission to their Adult Health Careers programs excluding PTA for the 2021-2022 school year. ICTC’s Adult Health Careers programs include Practical Nursing (PN), Radiology Technology, Surgical Technology, and joint partnersh…

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Incumbent Haskell Board of Education member Jay Dixon drew a challenger for re-election on Tuesday, the second day people could file for school board races.

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Races have developed for two area board of education seats on the first day of filing for Oklahoma school board races Monday.

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Twenty-Seven Muskogee Public Schools students have earned All-State honors and will participate in the Oklahoma Music Educators Association (OkMEA) and Oklahoma Choir Directors Association (OkCDA) All-State Choirs to be held virtually in January 2021.

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Several area students are to participate in Southeastern Oklahoma State University's fall commencement.

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Hilldale Public Schools officials report receiving notification on Tuesday that a student or staff member at Hilldale Middle School has tested positive for COVID-19. Those who were in close contact with that individual have been notified and mandated to quarantine at home for 14 days from th…

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