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Hilldale High School student arrested  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

An 18-year-old Hilldale High student was taken into custody after a weapon and drugs were found on school property Wednesday afternoon.

Hilldale High School releases honor rolls | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Hilldale High School Fall 2018 honor rolls. Superintendent's Honor Roll: Madison Acuff, Christopher Alexander, Reagan Arterburn, Addysyn Asmus, Hagan ...

Sports calendar: Post your activity here | Sports  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Got an item? The Sports Calendar runs Sundays and Thursdays and is for non-profit community organizations or events sponsored by non-profit community ...

Hilldale sweeps Okmulgee, familiar faces  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

A change in its second-half defense paid off for Hilldale High School's boys basketball team on Monday night.

Area bands compete at several contests  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Hilldale High School band members practice marching steps again and again as director Dee Angel watches from the grandstand.

Hilldale graduates reflect on life, future  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Salutatorian Levi Gassaway called his classmates losers at Saturday's Hilldale High School commencement ceremony.

Hilldale holds first football practice on recently installed artificial turf  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Last fall, a $15 million bond package was approved to, among other things, bolster Hilldale High School's athletic facilities and playing surfaces. One of the ...

Puckett hired to lead Hilldale schools  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Assistant Hilldale Superintendent Erik Puckett was promoted to superintendent Wednesday.

Hilldale Education Foundation doles out grants  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Hilldale Public Schools soon could broadcast events live with a digital media program funded through the Hilldale Education Foundation.

Hilldale musical 'Freaky Friday' kicks off Friday  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Mattie Hurlburt and Alexandria McBrien switch back and forth between two characters in the Hilldale production “Freaky Friday.”

Hilldale’s perfect record, homecoming ruined  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Hilldale's homecoming was off to a promising start after senior wide receiver and safety Kade Romine was named the school's 2018 homecoming king.

Regalia restrictions vary between districts  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Muskogee High School senior Mi'chelle LuGrand said she looked forward to wearing her National Technical Honor Society cord and tassel to graduation.

Hilldale Teacher of the Year chosen  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Hilldale fifth-grader Brody Goad told his teacher Jayme Nixon about a new project.

'Bander' named Hilldale queen  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Hilldale High School's 2017 homecoming queen Hailey Huggins let out a scream of surprise when her name was called out for the recognition prior to Friday's ...

Hilldale Middle School honor rolls released | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Hilldale Middle School released the following Spring 2018 honor rolls:

Pemberton follows in parents’ footsteps  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Fort Gibson Middle School's new principal, Ben Pemberton, says he's following a path in education his parents had followed for 36 years.

Easter egg hunts plentiful Saturday  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Candy from "Heaven" and glowing eggs highlight Easter weekend celebrations around Muskogee.

Okie from Muskogee: Blevins coaches, teaches, preaches  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Clayton “Big Dog” Blevins has the key to good preaching, teaching and coaching.

REACH FOR THE STARS: Weaver perseveres to attain goals  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Editor's note: The following column is written by a valedictorian of an area high school. The Phoenix will be running a series of columns to give valedictorians in ...

Muskogee Public Schools investigates reported threat at Alice Robertson Junior High  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Muskogee Public Schools Police are investigating a threat made Friday morning by an Alice Robertson Junior High student.

Education Spotlight: MHS senior active as class president  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Tell us about your educational highlight honor or accomplishment. What is it and how did you do it? "Moving from junior president to senior president." ...

Hilldale teacher to retire after 47 years  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

For more than 47 years, Dorothy Allen helped thousands of Hilldale students remember history.

BOYS BASKETBALL: Quinton, Red Oak to appear in Shrine Tournament  Mcalester News Capital

Two more local teams are taking part in tournament action beginning Thursday.

Hilldale students gather to "See You at the Pole"  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Area students paused to pray before class Wednesday morning. Their spoken and unspoken prayers joined others across the United States during the annual ...

City of Muskogee Foundation awards scholarships | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Twelve Muskogee area high school graduates received scholarships from the City of Muskogee Foundation, according to a news release.

Sadler Arts Academy first school in state to renew Character certification  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Repeating as a National School of Character could prompt Sadler Arts Academy to do more good things, said Principal Ronia Davison.

Pemberton: HB 1395 puts schools on level playing field  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

This past week was extremely busy trying to get the remaining House bills heard and off the Floor. Of the nearly 300 House bills that were approved in Senate ...

Okie from Muskogee: Williams pursues passions  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Musician, artist and budding-woodworker Halston Williams seeks to share is expertise with others.

Jimmie Johnson Foundation grant awarded to Pershing Elementary  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

A $55000 grant from the Jimmie Johnson Foundation can help Pershing Elementary students explore new worlds, big and small, educators say.

AREA PREVIEW: Boys basketball  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

There's a lot of mystery surrounding boys basketball in the area this season, which is underway in small fashion with Braggs starting last Friday and others ...

Students become teachers for a day  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Muskogee High School 11th-grader Meadow Millon, right, and and 12th grader Brookelyn Gilmore read books about tornadoes they've written to Cherokee ...

Muskogee County District Court 04.03.19 | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Marriage license. Darryl Peyton Ousley, 57, and Robyn Rene' Dunaway, 37, both of Muskogee. Civil suits. Cavalry SPV I vs. Frank Dillon, petition for judgment, ...

DULY NOTED: New Hilldale coach knew early what he wanted to do with his life  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Greg Werner's earliest idea of when his life's work began to take shape came from a seventh-grade writing assignment on what he wanted to do when he grew ...

Okie from Muskogee: Hawke stays busy with job, business, cycling, family  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

When Jonathan Hawke does something, he's not likely to go in half-hearted.

Class of 2017 urged to push boundaries to make world better  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Saturday represented a time of transition for more than 130 students of Hilldale High School as they ended their high school education, accepted diplomas and ...

Sequoyah girls stunned in Class 3A semifinals, bid for 3-peat goes away  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

OKLAHOMA CITY — It took two consecutive state championships and a state semifinals appearance on their way to a third one, but the Sequoyah Lady Indians ...

Fort Gibson scholars prepare for future  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Fort Gibson High School Red Scholars, from left, Connor Landers and Blake Faulkner visit with White Scholars, Gracie Bradham, center and Larry Crooks during ...

Checotah man dies following early April wreck | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

A Checotah man involved in a three-car collision in Muskogee County in April has died, according to an Oklahoma Highway Patrol report released Wednesday.

Recruiting update: Three Hornets commit, Vian standout signs for wrestling  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

With a week to go before the traditional National Signing Day, one school seeing a busy period is Hilldale.

Hilldale robotics programs soar  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Hilldale Middle School students are programming their robots for a world competition this April. The school's robotics team was part of a three-school "alliance" ...

China King vows to rebuild after fire | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

China King will live on after a March 25 fire that claimed the eatery, an employee said.

Tumble Bugs learn about being active  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Youngsters jump, roll and crawl their way to fitness during a weekly Tumble Bugs program.

Taskforce to assist GP workers | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Some Georgia-Pacific employees face the prospect of temporary displacement as the company rebuilds and re-equips an area of its Muskogee paper mill ...

Coburn resigns after state appointment  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

In a whirlwind of events Wednesday at City Hall, one mayor stepped aside and a second was sworn into office as successor for the remainder of his term.

Lady Tigers cap regular season beating Porter  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

PORTER—It was pretty much business as usual for the Fort Gibson Lady Tigers, who closed out the regular season at 12-2 and a perfect 8-0 record in District ...

Educators oppose SQ 801 | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Area educators generally oppose a state question that would allow ad valorem tax levies to be used for school districts' operational uses, such as personnel.

Hibbett Sports moving to Three Rivers Plaza  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Hibbett Sports is set to open Jan. 26 at Three Rivers Plaza in the site of the former Dick's Sporting Goods. Dick's closed its Muskogee location in January 2018.

Muskogee County District Court 05.15.19 | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Marriage licenses. Mauro Campos Delgado, 42, and Laticia Ann Reece, 32, both of Muskogee. Robert Gene Sinden, 47, and Melissa Ann Nutt, 48, both of ...

Donations sought as NSU students plan Prom on a Penny  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Prom on a Penny is an event planned by Media Studies students at Northeastern State University in Tahlequah. The vision behind the event is to provide an ...

Police Explorers program could be returning | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Police work can be an unusual and difficult process for adults to understand — even more so for teenagers. Muskogee Police Officer Brandon Garner wants to ...

Warner students work hard to make Christmas Fest a success  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Brian Hummingbird didn't know anything about Christmas Fest when he was interviewed for Warner High School's principal's job.

HASHMARKS: Tatanka, to be honest, intrigues  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

The note of a planned “press conference” didn't reach me until I was too far away to respond to it.

Oklahoma high school teacher arrested for sexually abusing a child

MCINTOSH COUNTY, Okla. - An Oklahoma high school teacher was arrested for sexually abusing a child this week. Four months ago, on August 31st, state ...

Health Spotlight — Karen Porte, M.D.  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Karen Porte, MD, FACE. YEARS IN PRACTICE: More than 30 years. DEGREES: Loyola University of Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine, 1981.

Muskogee man pepper sprayed during police altercation | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Muskogee police officers pepper sprayed a man inside Wal-Mart early Friday morning after the man allegedly resisted arrest.

Convicted kidnapper sentenced to 20 years  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

A Muskogee man was sentenced to 20 years in prison following his conviction for kidnapping, according to court documents.

Muskogee County District Court 02.07.19 | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Marriage licenses. Kevin David Conner, 31, and Randi Machelle Cook, 36, both of Muskogee. Hoi Van Pham, 55, and Nhung Le Hong Dang, 45, both of ...

Advocates to gather at Capitol for Water Lobby Day  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Just one of three bills proposing the implementation of instream flow program for Oklahoma rivers and streams remains alive during this legislative session after ...

Local businessman to plead guilty to assault, child abuse  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

A local Muskogee businessman plans to plead guilty to charges of child abuse, assault with a dangerous weapon, and domestic abuse , said a representative of ...

Okie from Muskogee: Hilldale grad proud to call Muskogee home  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Marine Corps veteran Gary Epperson says he enjoys the quiet life at his southern Muskogee home. Sometimes, the most commotion comes when the family ...

Muskogee County District Court 11.27.18 | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Marriage license. Caleb Drake Harris, 19, and Breanna Nicole Perry-Hunter, 20, both of Muskogee. Divorce decree. Joshua Allen Parks vs. Christine Marie ...

Jailer, sheriff sued by former inmate | Local News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

A man beaten by three inmates after being booked into the Muskogee County/City Detention Facility filed a lawsuit seeking damages for negligence and ...

Vickers hired as municipal judge  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Muskogee attorney Larry Vickers is familiar with his new post as Fort Gibson municipal judge.

Muskogee County District Court 11.13.18 | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Marriage licenses. Kaje Allen Doke, 19, and Sailor Aubree Teague, 18, both of Muskogee. Michael Wesley Stone, 23, and Taylor Nicole Woodard, 20, both of ...

Man wanted by Muskogee PD located in Dallas  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

A man wanted for and alleged assault and kidnapping has been apprehended, according to Muskogee police.

Muskogee County District Court 05.13.19 | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Divorce decree. Jimmy Travis Parent vs. Debbie Ann-Renee Parent, incompatibility. Protective orders. Russell Ray Johnson vs. Kristen Glover, May 30.

ATHLETES OF THE WEEK | Sports  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Sequoyah advanced to the championship game of the Class 5A state slowpitch tournament before losing to Kellyville 18-5, denying the Lady Indians the ...

Murder case leads to tribal boundaries issue | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

The U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments this week that could return millions of acres of land to an Oklahoma tribe while redrawing the boundaries of a ...

Biz Beat – The Rollie Pollie coming to town, Honda dealership building reputation  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

You might think ice cream would be the last thing on anybody's mind as winter arrives and temperatures plummet. Logically speaking, it's more of a ...

Fort Gibson principals reminisce before retirement  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Retiring Fort Gibson principals Gary Sparks and Sherry Rybolt face a future with free evenings and slow mornings.

Goat yoga event benefits foster children  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Nine kids ran around and jumped on visitors doing Saturday yoga sessions at Hunt's Green Space.

Teen charged with robbery | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

A Muskogee teenager was charged Friday with robbery with a weapon, according to court documents.

Fort Gibson grads ready to take on new challenges  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

FORT GIBSON — Years of hard work and community *service* came to a close for Fort Gibson High School seniors Friday night.

November 30 tornado photos | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

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City of Muskogee Foundation selects scholarship recipients | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

The City of Muskogee Foundation has awarded $288000 in scholarships to 12 graduating seniors from Muskogee and Hilldale high schools, a media release ...

Local winery earns bronze medal in competition | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Pecan Creek Winery of Muskogee submitted its Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 2017 to the San Francisco Chronicle International Wine Competition and was ...

Muskogee man injured in Johnston County crash | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

A Muskogee man was one of two people injured Saturday in a collision in Johnston County, an Oklahoma Highway Patrol report states.

Second Annual Rusty Fulps Memorial Classic to take place this weekend  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Mike Whitten wasn't sure he could pull it off. The Three Rivers assistant coach had just weathered a tough journey as interim head coach following the sudden ...

Oklahoma Music Shop: 48 Hours In Atoka | Lifestyles  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Music festivals began sprouting in the 1960s across the nation. Oklahoma hosted the first bluegrass festival west of the Mississippi in 1969 at Hugo. Around the ...

Suspect in custody in connection with fatal shooting  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

An 18-year-old woman was fatally shot late Friday night, and a suspect is in custody, according to a Muskogee Police Department media release.

Haney encourages Bacone grads to 'dream big'  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Emma Molina wasn't about to miss this day. She drove nine hours from San Antonio, Texas, to watch her granddaughter Justine Sandoval graduate from ...

City of Muskogee Foundation scholarship recipients selected | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

City of Muskogee Foundation directors approved a blind slate of scholarship recipients whose names will be made public in May during awards banquets at ...

Judge sets $25,000 bond for woman arrested for racist graffiti  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

A Cleveland County judge set a $25000 bond during a Friday arraignment hearing for a local woman arrested in connection with five acts of racist vandalism in ...

Making A Difference In Our Community – Amanda Gardner  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

NAME: Amanda Gardner. AGE: 35. DAY JOB: Marketing/Public Relations for Muskogee Federal Credit Union. VOLUNTEER WITH: "At my job with Muskogee ...

COACH'S CORNER: Shonika Breedlove, Muskogee  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Previous coaching stops: Middle school in Norman, Connors State (assistant), Boynton-Moton (head coach), Muskogee (assistant). Coaches: Head girls ...

Hilldale to begin search for new boys hoops coach  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Eric Romine's contract will not be renewed, according to Hilldale athletic director Erik Puckett, who said he informed Romine of that on Monday. “That's the nice ...

Walkingstick announces bid for Cherokee principal chief  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Cherokee Tribal Councilor David Walkingstick announced his candidacy for principal chief at a campaign kickoff dinner recently in Tahlequah.

Tornadoes confirmed in Friday night storms | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Crews with several county emergency management services, the Cherokee Nation and National Weather *Service* continue to assess damage caused by Friday ...

Pigskin Pride: Support for Hornets from the heart  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Not every school has its own town to lend support. Hilldale High School does it every Friday night with a slew of dedicated fans. “We're just a big family,” said ...

Community recognizes fallen law enforcers  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

A single officer moved among 33 chairs shrouded in black cloth, placed a blue flower on each, stood back and saluted as the names of 33 officers who died ...

Documents raise questions about ODVA site selection | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Anomalies in the scoring system used by the Oklahoma Veterans Commission to determine where a new nursing center will be built in eastern Oklahoma is ...

Muskogee County District Court 08.14.18 | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Marriage licenses. Fernando Hernandez Roldan, 22, and Yesenia Ochoa Gonzalez, 19, both of Muskogee. Kevin Lee Fraley, 30, and Destiny Brooke Birdtail, 25 ...

OU men's basketball: Oklahoma front court nabs favorable match-up vs. Ole Miss  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Lon Kruger has tinkered with his front court several times this season, albeit not by much choice.

What's New at the "Q?" Gearing up for summer reading programs  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Thursday we will have a surplus sale at the “Q.” Rhonda Lee. Lee. The sale will begin at 9 a.m. and ends at 5 p.m. We have surplus desks, chairs and more.

One injured in Cherokee County collision | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

State troopers are investigating a two-car collision that left a Hulbert woman hospitalized as a result of her injuries.

Former VA psychiatrist sentenced to federal prison | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

The United States Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of Oklahoma announced that Stephen Lester Greer, 58, of Tulsa, was sentenced to 21 months ...

Muskogee man charged with knowingly transmitting HIV | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

A Muskogee man has been charged with knowingly transmitting HIV to another person, according to court documents.

Oil painting workshop planned  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Nationally recognized artist Nyle Gordon will be teaching a three-day still life oil painting workshop for beginner to intermediate painters from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Feb.

Natural Resources Conservation Service chief speaks at event  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

OKLAHOMA CITY — The soil types and the ranges of Oklahoma have been a challenge and a blessing to many generations of agricultural producers. Matt Lohr ...

Rosser Miller: It takes a village to be a mom  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

When I became a mother 14 years ago, I had no idea what I was doing.

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