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Bertie Irene Carner

Bertie Irene Carner, 79, was wrapped in the arms of Jesus and promoted to her heavenly home on Monday, March 12, 2018, at her home in Mounds, OK. She was born on May 31, 1938, in Glenco, OK to Charlie and Zelma Boyce. She married Buck Carner on April 4, 1953. They moved to California…

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Faye Perkins Jones Parkinson

Faye Perkins Jones Parkinson was born on June 13, 1929 6 miles South West of Mounds. She worked for the Election Board, and for McNabbs Dry Good Store for quite a few years. She had a Laundry in Mounds for 30 years. She married Melvin Jones and they ran a Dairy from 1947 thru 1974.…

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Lola Henry

Lola Henry, 95, of Mounds passed from this life on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at home. Visitation will be Monday, March 5, 2018 from 6-8 at the Smith Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral Services will be 11:00am Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at the First Baptist Church 200 S. Elm in Sapulpa. Funeral arrangements are under the…

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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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