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WARNER – Connors State College released the names of students on the President’s and Vice President’s honor rolls.

Superintendent's Honor Roll: Kiley Adams, Addysyn Asmus, Hagan Baccus, Courtney Ball, Brooklin Bias, Makenley Billings, Jacob Boyd, Audrey Boyer, Jaci Burkhart, Callie Clark, Olivia Clark, Jordan Clayborn, Ryder Clayborn, Emily Claypool, Sarah Crow, Kevyn Crowley, Ethan Davis, Max Dennis, Ai…

TROY, Alabama — Julie Howell, of Muskogee, has earned a spot on the Chancellor's List at Troy University for the Fall Semester/Term 2 of the 2019/2020 academic year.

LINDSBORG, Kansas — Bethany College, in Lindsborg, Kansas, has named 274 students to the Academic Dean's Honor Roll for Fall 2019. Students must be enrolled full-time with a semester grade point average of at least 3.50, to qualify.

WILBURTON — Eastern Oklahoma State College has announced honor rolls for the fall 2019 semester.

WARNER – Connors State College released the names of students on the President's and Vice President's Honor Rolls.     

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Creek Elementary fifth-grader Jamiah Maxwell can make herself heard while reading her social studies lesson aloud.

TROY, Alabama — Sydni Carter, of Muskogee, graduated from Troy University during the Fall Semester/Term 2 of the 2019/2020 academic year.

LAMONI, Iowa — Graduates were recognized for earning undergraduate and graduate degrees from Graceland University in a ceremony celebrated Dec. 14, in Independence, Missouri, for degrees earned between May 31 through Dec. 14. 

OKLAHOMA CITY — Twelve Muskogee-area teachers are starting the new year with hundreds of dollars of free classroom supplies after attending a teacher-training workshop sponsored by the people of Oklahoma Oil & Natural Gas.

NASHVILLE — Alexandra Alvstad, of Fort Gibson, achieved the Dean's List at Belmont University for the Fall 2019 semester. Eligibility is based on a minimum course load of 12 hours and a quality grade point average of 3.5 with no grade below a C.

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Fifth-grader Jessica Hardy didn't mind having the lights out when she and two classmates performed at the Intermediate Elementary variety show.

OKLAHOMA CITY – EPIC Charter Schools announced its "A" teacher award winners in recent ceremonies at the Embassy Suites Hotel and Conference Center in Norman.

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Officials at Okay and Wagoner Public Schools say new restrictions on four-day school weeks are too tight. 

TAHLEQUAH — Northeastern State University has selected Elizabeth Krantz, an Owasso High School alumna, as the fall 2019 Outstanding Graduate Student.

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Muskogee Public Schools could build its new sports facilities by the high school campus after negotiations for property on the south side of East Shawnee Bypass fell through.

The Bands of Oktaha Public Schools will prevent their “Sounds of the Holidays” Christmas Concert at 7 p.m. Tuesday in Jimmy R. Eller Gymnasium. Groups performing are the High School Jazz Band, the Elementary Band and the High School Concert Band. The bands will perform both sacred and secula…

CLAREMORE — On Nov. 26, Northeastern State University graduate Brooke Lee was presented the 2019-20 national recognition of the Milken Educator Award, which comes with an unrestricted $25,000 cash prize. She is the only Milken Educator Award winner from Oklahoma this year, and is among up to…

ADA — East Central University recognizes 89 master's degree candidates for Fall 2019 graduation during commencement ceremonies at 10 a.m. Dec. 14, at the Kerr Activities Center. ECU Distinguished Alumnus Tony A. Scott (1982) will deliver the commencement address.

BATON ROUGE, La. — Marissa Pilant, of Wagoner, at Oklahoma State University, recently was initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines.

DURANT — Brittney Morton, director of tribal communications for the Chickasaw Nation, will be the speaker at Southeastern Oklahoma State University’s Fall Commencement on Dec. 14.

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A three-person race developed for Hilldale Board of Education, office 5, on the first day of filing for area school board races.

BROKEN ARROW — Northeastern State University-Broken Arrow will be featuring NSU community artworks during the December art exhibit in the Visitor's Center Gallery of the Administrative Services Building.

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TAHLEQUAH — The Cherokee Nation and Oklahoma State University celebrated a construction milestone during a topping out ceremony for the new OSU College of Osteopathic Medicine at Cherokee Nation on the campus of W.W. Hastings Hospital in Tahlequah.

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WOODALL — Ask members of the Luna Squad robotics team how they qualified for a state robotics meet, and they reply "we all work so well together."

TAHLEQUAH — Students will take to the stage Dec. 14 as Northeastern State University holds fall 2019 Commencement ceremonies in the NSU Event Center on the Tahlequah campus.

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 A meeting with parents spurred Muskogee Public Schools to return Special Olympics practice to the school day next semester.

TAHLEQUAH — Cherokee Nation Foundation is offering a free ACT Boot Camp to Native American students on Dec. 7. The one-day course will be held in the library at Fort Gibson High School from 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

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WARNER — Warner students could get better sidewalks for walking home from school, plus improved water fountains inside.

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Northeastern State University and the department of communication and media studies will welcome Dr. Amy Aldridge Sanford, author of “From Thought to Action: Developing a Social Justice Orientation," for a reading and book signing at 10 a.m. Nov. 26.

OKLAHOMA CITY — Nearly 200 EPIC Charter School students from across the state will be, or were, inducted into the National Honor Society (NHS) and National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) in formal ceremonies at Rose State College in Midwest City Nov. 14 and at Tulsa Community College Southeast …

WARNER – Landon Knight, Muskogee, is serving as a member of the Connors State College Shooting Sports Team in Warner. Knight is a freshman at CSC and is pursuing an Associate of Science degree in Criminal Justice. He is the son of Carrie Knight of Muskogee.

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88, Homemaker. Died January 15, 2020. The Visitation is 5:00-7:00 pm Monday. The Funeral service is at 1:00 pm Tuesday at the Kingdom Hall, 1102 North Pierce Avenue, Wagoner. Mallett Funeral Home and Crematory.

87, formerly of Muskogee, Real Estate Broker, died Friday 12/27/2019. Memorial service, 10AM Tuesday, 01/21/2020 at Clifford D Garrett Family Funeral Home Chapel, Fort Gibson. Clifford D Garrett Family Funeral Home. Online condolences clifforddgarrettfamilyfh.com

87, formerly of Muskogee, Real Estate Broker, died Friday 12/27/2019. Memorial service, 10AM Tuesday, 01/21/2020 at Clifford D Garrett Family Funeral Home Chapel, Fort Gibson. Clifford D Garrett Family Funeral Home. Online condolences clifforddgarrettfamilyfh.com