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Do You Remember…The Gas Wars?

By Charles Betzler March 21, 2019

The gas stations of yesteryear are a far cry from the convenience stores of today. Do you remember the gas wars?

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BOE Meeting passes yearbooks, STEM grant, Paypal account and more

By E. B. Thompson March 18, 2019

Special attention was called to Sapulpa’s nurse shortage, of which for the suggested five full-time nurses, Sapulpa only has two, and one part-time.


Citizen science program needs your help observing the weather!

By Community Submission March 16, 2019

Submitted by Charles Kuster Do you ever wonder how much rainfall you received from a recent thunderstorm? How…

Audits and Cabinets and Bids…Oh, My!

By Lottie Wilds March 16, 2019

The Creek County Commissioners met on March 4th, 2019, to accept the audit results from the Creek Co.…

A completely different culture

By Micah Choquette March 16, 2019

Hilbert and Lawson talk about what it’s like to be more experienced, and how glad they are to be working under Stitt.

Drumright man on trial for killing man with a hammer given mistrial by hung jury

By Micah Choquette March 16, 2019

The man who says he was defending his home and protecting his 18-month-old daughter spent nearly a year in solitary confinement.

47th Annual Swap Meet Coming in April

By Don Diehl March 14, 2019

People selling or seeking automotive parts and collectibles come from all over the area and other states to take part in this annual event.

Man blames car theft on cheating wife

By E. B. Thompson March 14, 2019

On Sunday, March 3 at approximately 12:30 a.m., Sapulpa Police Officer Jacob Patton was dispatched to America’s Best…

Texas Man Gets Second DUI in Two Months

By E. B. Thompson March 14, 2019

On Monday, March 4 at approximately 1:30 a.m. Sapulpa Police Officer Jason Hedges while on nightly patrol observed…

What to Do This Weekend (March 14 – March 17)

By E. B. Thompson March 13, 2019

Political meetings, painting classes, furry friends, and St. Patrick’s Day are all going on this weekend!

What separates the top achievers from the average joe?

By William Wimmer March 13, 2019

A successful salesman summed up his success with three simple words: “and then some.” He explained that what…

Nature Knows Best: Dandelions are more helpful than you think!

By Brooke DeLong March 13, 2019

As I write this it is 14 degrees outside with a much cooler windchill factor. But, spring will…

Advice for a 15-year-old; plus, how can I get taller?

By Aunt Gabby March 13, 2019

Dear Aunt Gabby, Hi, I am 20 years old and I am so short. I am 5’7” and…

Nerd Knowledge: Keeping Track of Seniors

By Charles Betzler March 13, 2019

Recently, a 74-year-old man, who had wandered off, was found dead less than a block from his home. Had GPS tracking technology been in use, he might be alive today. Charles offers a number of devices to help with keeping track of your aging relatives.

Former Sapulpa Middle School Teacher of the Year arrested on molestation charges

By Micah Choquette March 12, 2019

Begines is being charged with one count of lewd molestation against a 12-year-old student.

Do you remember…John Cockrum?

By Charles Betzler March 12, 2019

The Sapulpa Administrator was instrumental in integrating Sapulpa Schools in the 1960s.

“Thank you, Sapulpa” day at the Rt. 66 Auto Museum brings in over 100 visitors

By Lottie Wilds March 12, 2019

The collection includes the $2 million Chip Foose ’65 Chevy Impala.

Sapulpa Police find drugs and nunchucks on suspects during traffic stop

By E. B. Thompson March 12, 2019

Police initiating a traffic stop noticed a large fixed blade knife in the center console, and a par of nunchucks tucked under the defendant’s leg.

Weasley is Not Glad

By Micah Choquette March 12, 2019

Owners of service poodle looking for new trainer

Fourth Medical Marijuana Dispensary to Open

By Lottie Wilds March 11, 2019

The new location on Main Street will be the fourth official medical marijuana station, with rumors for two more and a grower operation.

Now that’s some strong coffey

By E. B. Thompson March 11, 2019

Tuesday’s Mazzios benefit raised over $8,000 for a beloved hometown hero, who is now on the liver transplant waiting list!

Victims identified in Sapulpa fatality accident on Friday night

By Micah Choquette March 11, 2019

Police have identified the two victims who died in a two-car collision on the Rock Creek Bridge on Friday evening.