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Do you remember…Lee’s Hickory Bar-B-Q?

By Charles Betzler February 18, 2019

Before it was destroyed in a tornado, Lee Birmingham’s BBQ joint was the very definition of “lip-smacking BBQ”

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Sapulpa Schools nominated for United Way award

By Community Submission | February 18, 2019

Sapulpa Public Schools was one of only three schools to be nominated in one of the nine award categories.

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Poetry at the Winery

By Lottie Wilds | February 18, 2019

The Tidewater Winery in Drumright is seeing success as an outlet for creative orators.

Sapulpa High Science Teacher Wins “Excellence in Teaching” Award

By Community Submission | February 18, 2019

The beginning of the week started about like any other Monday for Sapulpa High School science teacher Aaron Rice. Until he checked his email inbox.

Sapulpa Historical Society digitizes area newspapers

By Charles Betzler | February 18, 2019

The money needed for the project was short…until this family stepped in to help.

BOE Meeting includes legislative update, personnel matters

By E. B. Thompson | February 18, 2019

BOE Attendees heard from Representatives Mark Lawson and Kyle Hilbert, and discussed everything from virtual charter schools to personnel matters

Preserving Sapulpa’s Legacy

By Charles Betzler | February 17, 2019

How the team at the Sapulpa Historical Society is ensuring that Sapulpa’s rich historical legacy lives on.

GOP’s “Enthusiastic” Breakfast and Convention

By E. B. Thompson | February 16, 2019

Speakers discuss GOP values and the “constructive culture” already taking shape under the new Oklahoma Governor.

Kellyville’s New K-9 Kop

By Lottie Wilds | February 16, 2019

The 5-month-old German Shepherd puppy is set to begin her training in September.

Are we trying too hard to please other people?

By William Wimmer | February 14, 2019

Those who are constantly trying to please others – often lead a life full of frustration and pain. In some cases, it can even lead one to compromise his or her Christian values.

What to Do This Weekend (February 14 – 17)

By E. B. Thompson | February 13, 2019

Art classes, community theater, and pet adoptions highlight this Valentine’s weekend.

Nerd Knowledge: DIY Home Security Options

By Charles Betzler | February 13, 2019

With porch package thefts and car break-ins, home security is on everybody’s mind nowadays. In today’s Nerd Knowledge column, we’ll break out a few of the most cost-effective ways of strengthening your home’s security.

My favorite kitchen knife betrayed me last week

By Carrie Classon | February 13, 2019

My husband, Peter, says I am accident prone and I reinforced Peter’s claim and opened up a rather large wound just above my thumb.

Suspected child rapist from Bristow found dead from self-inflicted gunshot wound

By Micah Choquette | February 13, 2019

Creek County Sheriff’s Deputies say the man was found dead from a single gunshot wound as they attempted a traffic stop.

Nature Knows Best: Natural Pregnancy Tips!

By Brooke DeLong | February 13, 2019

There are so many options available today when it comes to prenatal care and birthing. The choices can get pretty overwhelming, so here’s some help.

Creek County Investigators find alleged child sexual abuser in Oklahoma City

By Micah Choquette | February 11, 2019

The suspect—a registered sex offender—had just been released from prison in December of 2018.

“Blessed are the peacemakers:” my interview with Sheriff Bret Bowling

By Brooke DeLong | February 11, 2019

Bret Bowling is a down-to-earth, humble, regular guy by Oklahoma standards…but don’t let that fool you—he also wears a sheriff’s badge and is not afraid to enforce what is right and stand against what is not.

Do You Remember…Sugar Loaf Hill?

By Charles Betzler | February 11, 2019

Even if you’ve never heard of Sugar Loaf hill, you’ve probably been there hundreds of times.

Lt. Governor Matt Pinnell brings out Sapulpa’s shine

By Lottie Wilds | February 9, 2019

The newly-elected Lieutenant Governor is working on turning Oklahoma into a tourism destination, starting with Sapulpa.

Streater’s Streak: Former Lady Chieftain is shattering records at Holy Cross in Indiana

By Micah Choquette | February 9, 2019

Streater broke the record with three regular season games still to play.

Former Kiefer Principal arrested on molestation charges

By Julia Choquette | February 7, 2019

Affidavits say the former principal and minister had been abusing a family member since she was 9 years old.

What to Do This Weekend (February 7 – February 10)

By E. B. Thompson | February 6, 2019

The GOP convention, varsity basketball, art classes, tai chi, and bowling, and much more are all available in Sapulpa this weekend.