Charles Betzler

Nerd Knowledge: All about batteries!

October 31, 2018

It would be hard to imagine life without a portable power source. And yet for being such a common part of everyday life, so few of us know much about batteries.

Do you remember…Dago’s Shoe Shine Parlor?

October 30, 2018

Dago Pearce became such a fixture at his old location that the Sapulpa Historical Society honored him with a replica of his shop, which can be seen on 114 E. Lee Street.

Do You Remember…City Drug?

October 22, 2018

“I can still remember what the store looked like…” step back in time with a look at another now-gone local business that shaped Sapulpa.

Nerd Knowledge: What is streaming? How does it work?

October 22, 2018

Netflix, SlingTV, Roku, KODI boxes…there’s so many options! Our resident nerd breaks them down for you.

Do You Remember: The Tasty Pastry Bakery?

October 16, 2018

In our new weekly feature, “Do you remember?” Charles Betzler reminisces about the Tasty Pastry Bakery, which became well-known for their bread and desserts.

Do you remember? A look at Sapulpa in days gone by

October 10, 2018

Take a moment to reminisce about the things Sapulpa used to have, and the way life used to be.

Oklahoma’s Best Kept Secret

October 8, 2018

Though Oklahoma’s public education system has received a lot of notice for all the wrong reasons, we still have some shining standouts in education—namely, our Career Tech and similar programs.