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Celebrate Graduation Safely; Don’t Provide Alcohol to Minors

High school seniors across the country are studying for their final exams in preparation for graduation. Graduation is a big accomplishment, and will likely be followed by parties honoring the students. Oklahoma State University’s department of Prevention Programs wants to remind everyone to celebrate safely and follow the law by not providing alcohol to minors.…

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Food Drive for HS Food Pantry at Tonight’s Football game

Sapulpa High School has a new food pantry for the students who are “food insecure”. But they need your help in keeping it stocked! Food Insecurity: the state of being without reliable access to a sufficient quantity of affordable, nutritious food. When you come to the game tonight, please bring any non-perishable food items (no frozen…

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Video: hundreds of students gather at area schools for worship, prayer

Twenty-six years ago, ten students decided to take action to make a difference at their school by gathering around the flagpole to pray for their peers, their families and their country. This morning, millions prayed on their campuses around the country in an especially important event. Among those millions were the hundreds of students that gathered…

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The essentials on Sapulpa’s 2016 Graduation tonight

Where to go, and where to see it: Sapulpa High School Graduation is Friday May 20th at 7:30pm, in Collins Stadium. Graduation is tomorrow, Friday, 5/20, 7:30pm, Collins Stadium. #classof2016 #chieftains — Sapulpa District (@SapulpaDistrict) May 19, 2016 Can’t make it to the actual graduation? Not worry, it’ll be broadcast live: http://sapulpachieftains.tv/2016/05/20/2016-graduation See photos of all…

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Sapulpa Varsity Baseball beaten by Owasso, not out yet

Editor’s note: Thanks to Scott Emigh of SanditePride.com for sending us this story!  — The Sapulpa High School varsity baseball team (6-22) battled to the end against their first round Regional opponent, but was heavily outmatched by the top-seeded Owasso Rams (28-6). The Rams, who were hosting the Regional Tournament, rode a 3-game win streak while…

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How did Sapulpa Become The Chieftains?

In history one can find a half dozen derivatives for the name Sapulpa. It’s the name given our town for the Creek Indian who operated a trading post here before we were a town. But do you know how we got our school mascot name? Stay tuned for “the rest of the story.” Lawrence and…

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