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‘Chieftains’ Contest Winner Also Became Health Care Pillar

Pauline (Polly) was born in Sapulpa in 1910 to Minnie Aldora Cue Page and Robert Lennard Page. Her parents met in 1896 when their families moved to this area and lived on adjoining farms five miles west of Sapulpa. During her high school years Polly was a cheerleader of the Pep Club named the “White…

Blind Students Serve Lunch to Sapulpa Church Members

Blind Students Serve Lunch to Sapulpa Church Members

SAPULPA, Oklahoma – Students from the Oklahoma School for the Blind are giving back to a local organization as a “thank you” for all its help. A group of students worked on Thursday at Sapulpa’s First Baptist Church, serving lunch to members of the Lions Club and others. Teachers say the club has been a big…

Longtime Sapulpa Actor Has Directorial Debut in February
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Longtime Sapulpa Actor Has Directorial Debut in February

In 2007, Jesse Melton caught a bug. Well, he was bitten by one. As a teenager, the Kellyville High School student decided that he wanted to take a serious stab at acting—the problem was, there wasn’t much of an outlet for aspiring Oscar winners at the Home of the Ponies. “We had a speech class, and…

The dash cam footage of that intense Creek County car chase has been released.

The dash cam footage of that intense Creek County car chase has been released.

Remember that story back in November about the suspect who shot a homeowner, then got in his truck and proceeded to lead a chase all the way to Sapulpa from Cushing? Unless you were there to witness it, you probably didn’t think too much of it at the time. We were just glad the guy was…

Letter to the Editor: Why is Sapulpa not growing?
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Letter to the Editor: Why is Sapulpa not growing?

This letter comes from former resident Craig Wright. We welcome letters to the editor at news@sapulpatimes.com — letters may be edited for use in publication. Why is Sapulpa not growing?  The population now is about what it was 30 years ago.  I no longer live there but visit every few months.  I don’t see new major…

Sapulpa Man Arrested In Murder Of Beggs Woman, Drug Ring Uncovered
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Sapulpa Man Arrested In Murder Of Beggs Woman, Drug Ring Uncovered

SAPULPA, Oklahoma – Officers from several law enforcement agencies arrested a suspect in the murder of a Beggs woman in October and say they uncovered a drug ring in the process. Investigators said Rebecca Hamilton, 62, was killed by an intruder when she returned home from watching her granddaughter’s softball tournament on October 17, 2015. The suspect…

Sapulpa Running Back Dae Williams has an offer from Virginia Tech
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Sapulpa Running Back Dae Williams has an offer from Virginia Tech

Sapulpa’s star Running Back Dae Williams announced via twitter that he had an offer made to him from Virginia Tech. He made the announcement on Twitter: Very blessed to receive an offer from the Virginia Tech Hokies. pic.twitter.com/z3rorVsS5R — Dae Williams (@_DaeWill) December 7, 2015 The 6’2″ and 230lb Sapulpa Chieftain has reportedly received six…

Looking to earn extra cash for the holidays? Try mystery shopping

Looking to earn extra cash for the holidays? Try mystery shopping

With the cooler weather, the lights and the food that comes around on the holidays, also comes the pinch in your wallet or checking account. A lot of folks, to ease the burden (or take advantage of the holiday pay), are looking for a part-time job or work-from-home opportunity to help cushion what could ordinarily…