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DHS Principal Shares Presentation on State Report Card

Jan 17, 2020

At a recent Board of Education meeting for Dewey Public Schools, High School Principal Brent Dugger gave a presentation on the schools 2018-2019 State Report Card. The Pre-ACT is taken by every sophomore at Dewey High. Principal Dugger said there are better tools to help these students take t ... read more »

Big Brothers Big Sisters of OK Seeks Mentors

Jan 17, 2020

Friday was Nation Mentoring Day and it was a perfect day to welcome Charlene Dew David Lewis from Brig Brothers Big Sisters of Oklahoma to our studios for Community Connection. Charlene Dew is the Area Director and David Lewis is not only the Board Chair, but he is a Big Brother himself. Both ... read more »

Local Freddy's Team Member Awarded Scholarship

Jan 17, 2020

Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers announced Friday that it has awarded a total of $25,000 to 20 recipients of the Bill Simon Memorial Scholarship, including Elisha Ruiz who works at Freddy’s in Bartlesville. The scholarship fund is made possible through generous contributio ... read more »

BPS Foundation Hosts Successful Scholars Showcase

Jan 17, 2020

The Bartlesville Public Schools Foundation held its Scholars Showcase on Thursday night at the Hopestone Loft in Downtown Bartlesville. Executive Director Blair Ellis said it was a great opportunity for the Foundation to highlight some of the grants and the initiative for the Bartlesville Pub ... read more »

Ramona Police Identify Suspect in Casino Incident

Jan 16, 2020

The Ramona Police Department has identity the suspect involved in an incident that took place at the Cherokee Casino. According to the Ramona Police Department, they are looking for Stacy Isle. It is alleged that Isle left her red extended pickup truck unattended following an accident at the ... read more »

Local Author Publishes Children's Book

Jan 16, 2020

After having to take cover from a tornado at Osage Nation Head Start in April of last year, it was Brittany Crawford's idea to write a children's book on what to do when a tornado warning is in effect for your warned area. Crawford gives a synopsis of the book, titled “Tilly and the ... read more »

Sen Lankford Gives Video Update on Impeachment

Jan 16, 2020

Following today’s brief preliminary Senate impeachment trial proceedings, Senator Lankford conducted a Facebook LIVE to share his thoughts on the process so far and what to expect in the coming days.         ... read more »

DMS Principal Discusses State Report Card Results

Jan 16, 2020

Dewey Middle School Principal Brent Massey presented on the schools 2018-2019 State Report Card results in a recent Board of Education meeting. During that presentation, Principal Massey said chronic absenteeism is an issue. He said he feels as if he has made more phone calls to parents about ... read more »

Bartlesville Woman Allegedly Stole Mail to Commit Fraud

Jan 16, 2020

A Bartlesville woman was arrested after allegedly writing over $2,000 worth of fraudulent checks. Amanda Pippin was with felony counts of identity theft and forgery of checks. This is the fourth time Pippin has been charged in an incident of a similar nature since 2017. According to an affida ... read more »

Inhofe Not Present for Senate Impeachment Hearing Swearing-In

Jan 16, 2020

Only 99 senators were sworn in Thursday. Sen. James M. Inhofe (R-Okla.) is in Oklahoma to be with a family member facing a medical issue, a spokeswoman said. Inhofe plans to return to Washington on Tuesday, when he will be sworn in with no delay to the impeach ... read more »

Hoover Elementary Raises Fund Goal for Family in Need

Jan 16, 2020

The staff at Hoover Elementary School in Bartlesville asked for your help with raising funds for the Meijer family and you have answered the call. Alex and Tori Meijer live in Bartlesville with their two-year-old daughter Ember. The couple has been married for 6-years after they met for the f ... read more »

Oklahoma Wesleyan University Partners with TEL Library

Jan 16, 2020

Oklahoma Wesleyan University is excited to announce a new concurrent program that they are starting in partnership with TEL Library. OKWU Prep is designed to offer convenient and affordable college credits for high school students, both locally and for students online in the greater Midwest. ... read more »

Insurance Commissioner Mulready Holds Event at Jude's

Jan 16, 2020

Oklahoma’s Insurance Commissioner Glen Mulready toured most of Bartlesville on Thursday. Around 9:00 a.m., Commissioner Mulready held “Coffee with a Commissioner” at Jude’s Health and Java House. He said he had fun getting out and into the Bartlesville community. M ... read more »

Library to Offer Grace Period for Overdue Items

Jan 16, 2020

We all need a little grace in life, and the Bartlesville Public Library plans to help extend some by implementing a grace period for items returned or renewed within seven days of the due date, waiving overdue fines. Effective this month, items returned within seven days of the due date will ... read more »

OSCO Investigating Apparent Murder-Suicide

Jan 16, 2020

The Osage County Sheriff’s Office is investigating what appears to be a murder-suicide near the city of Prue. Osage County Sheriff Eddie Virden explains.   Virden says he believes it was a domestic disturbance involving a husband and wife that caused the incident to occur. The ... read more »