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12 Sapulpa Students named to Dean’s Honor Roll at NSU

Northeastern State University, with it’s primary campus in Talequah, has just announced it’s Fall 2016 Dean’s Honor Roll students. The list includes 830 students in all, with a dozen students from Sapulpa, plus several from the surrounding communities. Students are named to the Dean’s Honor Roll each semester, and to be eligible, students must have…

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Local Veterinarian wins World Championship Title

The American Quarter Horse Association, Amarillo – Larry Newport of Eufaula, Oklahoma, and Dr. Deroy White of Mounds, Oklahoma, captured the world championship title in ranch sorting at the 2016 AQHA Select World Championship Show, presented by Adequan® (polysulfated glycosaminoglycan), on August 26 in Amarillo. Newport showed the American Quarter Horse Hickory Cielo, owned by…

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Mounds woman found her passion at Sapulpa nonprofit

She doesn’t hold the executive title, but Carol Harmon is the captain that steers the ship at Caring Community Friends in Sapulpa. The agency’s executive director, Mary Walters, goes as far as referring to Harmon as “the boss.” “She’s not a public person and doesn’t want to be up front. She just works and takes…

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Mounds Car Show Happening on Saturday, “Rain or Shine”

Old car and motorcycle fans get a double whammy on Saturday. While an informal show takes place at the developing Route 66 Museum at the “Old Armory” along the Route in Sapulpa, just south on Alternate Highway 75 is the 12th Annual Mounds Car, Truck and Bike Show. Main Street in Mounds will be blocked…

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