Tahlequah city officials say a restructuring plan lowered the salary for the street commissioner considerably, and most of the duties formerly under that umbrella will now belong to the street superintendent.
Tahlequah Community Playhouse Inc. would like to notify those who attended the Friday, Nov. 20, production of "The Wild Women of Winedale" that two people in attendance have since tested positive for COVID-19.
Principal Chief Chuck Hoskin Jr. signed an executive order Nov. 18 establishing the Cherokee Nation Advisory Committee on History and Culture to help ensure Cherokee art, history, and culture are presented in an accurate and authentic way.
OKLAHOMA CITY - Health care workers with active cases of COVID-19 can continue to work in short-staffed hospitals and long-term care facilities as long as they're not showing any symptoms, state health officials said Tuesday.
The Thanksgiving dilemma for 2020 is whether to gather with family, or forego tradition to stay on the safe side of the pandemic.
The 14-foot Permanency Bell has been erected in front of the Cherokee County Courthouse, just in time for National Adoption Awareness Month.
As COVID-19 cases continue to rise, many are worried that an impending lockdown will keep them in their homes. That could mean fitness enthusiasts may not be able go to the gym when and where they please.
Tulsa Sings!, an annual vocal talent competition embedded within Signature Symphony at Tulsa Community College, announced Chiara Miller as the grand prize winner and James Ross as the audience favorite.
Donors who give blood at Grand View Public School, 15481 N. Jarvis Road, on Wednesday, Dec. 2, from noon to 6 p.m., will receive a long-sleeved T-shirt that states "Fingers Crossed 2021."
OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma State Department of Health released Monday its official safety recommendations for families across the state of Oklahoma celebrating Thanksgiving amid COVID-19.
OKLAHOMA CITY – Sen. Dewayne Pemberton began his second term in the Oklahoma State Senate after taking the Oath of Office in the Senate Chamber Monday, Nov. 16.
OKLAHOMA CITY – About two dozen parents and students gathered at the Capitol Monday to protest the decision by school districts to shift from in-person to virtual learning as the state’s COVID-19 outbreak continues to worsen.
"Bettys" of all ages were out in full force Friday night, Nov. 20, as a Girls Skate Sesh was held at the Tahlequah Skate Park.
The severity of COVID-19 symptoms ranges considerably from person to person. Very few cases wind up with the patient having to be hospitalized, and with the milder infections, patients use a variety of ways and treatments on the road to recovery.
Tahlequah's city attorney and city administrator are refuting claims by a handful of citizens that some of their business concerns conflict with their official duties.
Law enforcement officials are gearing up for the holiday season by ordering extra patrols and reminding the public to be smart when behind the wheel.
For more than seven years, First Presbyterian Church of Tahlequah has taken Grand View School students under its wing, either through encouraging learning or helping feed the kids.
The Keys High School Speech and Debate team - with acting, public speaking, and debate entries - won 16 new entries to regionals at the Mounds virtual invitational, with 24 events in finals.
TULSA - Following a successful fall 2020 semester balancing safety protocols and in-person learning, Tulsa Community College is working to increase the number of face-to-face classes and online live for spring 2021.
'Tis the season to go virtual. And this year, Sam's Club is providing an exclusive look into the North Pole and offering live, virtual sessions with Santa Claus.
Graduate candidates will take to the stage Dec. 11 and 12 as Northeastern State University holds fall 2020 Commencement ceremonies in the NSU Event Center on the Tahlequah campus.
It’s almost Thanksgiving. However, due to the strain and fatigue of COVID-19, some may find themselves thinking there is not much to be thankful for this year. Many of us have lost family and friends to the virus, and the case count continues to rise in our state, nation and around the world…
We are continually looking to make improvements to all aspects of our operations at Tahlequah Public Schools. Here is an update on what is needed to maintain our sites and vehicles at TPS.
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Even as Oklahoma's governor continues to resist calls to implement a statewide mask mandate, Oklahoma's lead disease expert said an intensive study of the state's mask-mandated communities found face covering usage significantly slows the spread of COVID-19.
OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma Human Services is seeking public comment about the federally-funded Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program. The program helps low-income households pay for their home energy needs. Public comment about the program is open through Sept. 30, 2021.
The Kent and Diana Barnes family of Hulbert recently was honored with the Oklahoma Farm Bureau Women's Leadership Committee's District Six Farm and Ranch Family Recognition.
DENVER – The American Indian College Fund and Pendleton Woolen Mills, the international lifestyle brand headquartered in Portland, Oregon, have selected Deshawna Anderson’s “The Courage to Bloom” as its 2020 Tribal College Blanket Contest winner.
In the late 1960s, a company known as Iowa Beef Packers (now a subsidiary of Tyson Foods) introduced "boxed beef." The company streamlined the meatpacking industry by slaughtering, butchering, and individually packaging meats rather than simply slaughtering them and shipping them to grocery …
Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt announced new restrictions Monday for restaurants, bars and state employees in the midst of a continued late-year coronavirus surge.
TTCU Federal Credit Union members can drop by the Tahlequah branch between now and Dec. 15 for a chance to win a $100 grocery gift card. TTCU will also give a matching $100 donation to the Tahlequah Public Schools Backpack program.
The U.S. Postal Service's Operation Santa program celebrates its 108th year by opening up for nationwide participation. Now, more than ever, the program is needed to help less fortunate kids and families during the holidays.
The American Red Cross is urging healthy donors of all blood types to band together to give blood or platelets and help ensure a stable blood supply for patients this holiday season.
The Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals on Thursday upheld the conviction and life sentence of a former University of Tulsa running back convicted of abusing and killing his 6-week-old daughter.
OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust is achieving milestones in health through its tobacco prevention and wellness initiatives.
As the year ends, families are gearing up for holiday meals. Specialists and county educators with the Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service are encouraging people across the state to recognize one more meal at the table: Family and Consumer Sciences Day.
This Week's Circulars
TAHLEQUAH [mdash] age 3 months. Infant daughter of Angel and Sammy Duvall. Died November 23rd. Services December 1st 10:00am at Reed-Culver Chapel. Burial at Barber Cemetery. Visitation November 30th 1:00pm until 7:00pm at Reed-Culver Funeral Home.
TAHLEQUAH [mdash] age 78. Chemistry Professor. Died November 21st. Services November 27th 10:00am First Presbyterian Church Tahlequah through Zoom and Facebook LIVE. Please Contact Reed-Culver Funeral Home for information to join services. Burial at Muldrow Cemetery.
TAHLEQUAH [mdash] 78. Chemistry Professor. Died November 21st. Services November 27th 10:00am First Presbyterian Church Tahlequah through Zoom and Facebook LIVE. Please Contact Reed-Culver Funeral Home for information to join services. Burial at Muldrow Cemetery.
- Reward offered for information about deadly fire
- DA charges woman with first-degree murder
- TRU TO FORM: Tahlequah welcomes area's larges hotel ever, part of Hilton group
- Harbor Freight to open in Tahlequah
- TPS board opts to reopen after Thanksgiving, if it's possible
- Sheriff explains how 'unattended deaths' handled
- POLICE BEAT 11-22-20: Police arrest instigator of domestic incident
- POLICE BEAT 11-20-20: Reported disturbances get cops' attention
- ROLL, BETTY, ROLL: Girls get out the wheels for new event at skate park
- DAILY LOG 11-20-20