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Area Students Attend BSO's Fifth Grade Carnegie Link Up

Feb 13, 2020

The Bartlesville Symphony Orchestra performed for their “5th Grade Carnegie Link Up” program at the Bartlesville Community Center on Thursday afternoon in front of approximately 800 area students. The students did not just listen to the concert. All students were encouraged to par ... read more »

Agreement for Washington County Fire Receives Update

Feb 13, 2020

A property agreement with the Oklahoma Department of Agriculture for the Washington County Fire Department was presented by Kary Cox, the Executive Director for Washington County Emergency Management this week. Cox told the Washington County Commissioners the agreement was for surplus propert ... read more »

OKM Music Looks for College-Aged Summer Interns

Feb 13, 2020

OKM Music is looking for college-aged youth to help with their 2020 Summer Festival that runs from Friday, June 12th through Thursday, June 18th. The paid internship provides an opportunity to experience all aspects of producing an International Music Festival. The experience with the arts wi ... read more »

BL Tower Construction Works Hard on Bevan Creek Bridge

Feb 13, 2020

Crews continue their efforts to replace the Bevan Creek Bridge on North 4000 Road, known by most as Old Highway 75, since it was closed down in late January. The project is taking place in District Three of Washington County, and the portion of North 4000 Road where the work is being conducte ... read more »

Bartlesville Area Nonprofit Network Set for March

Feb 13, 2020

The Bartlesville Community Foundation has schedule their Bartlesville Nonprofit Network, which is their first meeting of their quarterly series for local nonprofit professionals. The goal is for the nonprofit professionals to congregate and collaborate at Arvest Bank’s East Side Bartles ... read more »

Conversation with US Sen. Lankford

Feb 13, 2020

Oklahoma U.S. Senator James Lankford called in to our Bartlesville Radio Studios to speak with morning news anchor Tom Davis about the State of the Union Address, the President's budget proposal, the Corona Virus and Cyber Security.  LISTEN TO THE PODCAST:   ... read more »

OKWU Sweeps at St. Mary

Feb 12, 2020

The Oklahoma Wesleyan basketball teams came away with two wins after a snowy road trip to the University of St. Mary in Leavenworth, Kansas. The Lady Eagles eked out a nail biter and the No. 16 Eagle men's team needed a comeback effort to win. The Lady Eagles rode Danae Goodwin to victory ... read more »

Oklahoma Senate Approves First Measure of 2020 Session

Feb 12, 2020

The full Senate has voted in favor of a measure that would increase Oklahoma’s statute of limitations for both first and second degree manslaughter. Sen. Lonnie Paxton, a Republican from Tuttle, is the principal author of Senate Bill 414.  The Senate gave unanimous approval to the ... read more »

5th Grade Carnegie Link Up Program Set for Thursday

Feb 12, 2020

The Bartlesville Symphony Orchestra will be performing their 5th Grade Carnegie Link Up Program at the Bartlesville Community Center on Thursday. Buses are expected to start arriving at 12:15 p.m. with the concert to start at 12:45 p.m. This program will last approximately 45 minutes. The Doe ... read more »

Pawhuska Council Applies for CDBG Grant

Feb 12, 2020

The Pawhuska City Council met Tuesday evening and Barbara Albritton with the Indian Nations Council of Governments let the council members know they were eligible for a community development block grant. Albritton first spoke on how Pawhuska became eligible for the grant and what it is.   ... read more »

Accident Leaves Car Flipped, No Serious Injuries

Feb 12, 2020

A two car accident occurred on Washington Boulevard near the Doenges Family of Autos in Bartlesville on Wednesday afternoon. According to Sergeant Jim Warring with the Bartlesville Police Department, a female driver was attempting to pull out of Walgreens onto South U.S. Highway 75. He said t ... read more »

Plans for Wolfe Creek Bridge Project Approved

Feb 12, 2020

Construction plans and bid advertisement for the Wolfe Creek Bridge project in District Three of Washington County received some discussion this week as Commissioner Mike Dunlap looks to improve the structure. Commissioner Dunlap said he has asked Brian Kellogg of Kellogg Engineering, Inc. to ... read more »

Fram Assisting Dewey with Economic Development Plan

Feb 12, 2020

The consultant and founder of Community Growth Strategies, LLC out of Osage Beach, Missouri, did not appear at the Dewey Economic Development Authority meeting on Tuesday night, but he did stay busy earlier this week for the Authority. Jim Fram returned to the Dewey area for a couple days so ... read more »

Remembering Local Talent and Leader Danny Hastings

Feb 12, 2020

Talented, adventurous, and wise are but a few words one could use in remembering the legacy left behind by a Bartlesville man. Danny Stephen Hastings was born February 12th, 1951 in Cassville, Missouri to Jerry and Darlene Hastings. When he was five-years-old, the family made their home in Ba ... read more »

Nominations Requested for Celebration of Women Dinner

Feb 12, 2020

The Bartlesville Regional Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for Bartlesville’s premiere event that honors seven women in business. The Celebration of Women Dinner and Awards will be held on Thursday, March 26th from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Hillcrest Country Club located at 190 ... read more »