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Sequoyah hires Locust Grove's Brown as new girls basketball coach  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Sequoyah High School announced Locust Grove coachJustin Brown as its new girls basketball coach Friday.

The Pride of Locust Grove: North Texas’ Mason Fine and Jason Pirtle have almost entire hometown traveling to …  Underdog Dynasty

It's homecoming for Locust Grove High School on Friday night, but the small town in Oklahoma is more concerned about the return of Mason and Jason.

Locust Grove archer one of two Oklahoma All-Stars headed to Calgary  Tulsa World

A Locust Grove junior is one of two of this state's Archery in The Schools shooters chosen for the U.S. All-Star team.

Here's why actress Jennifer Garner is farming in Locust Grove  Tulsa World

Garner's business, Once Upon a Farm, is bringing a lot of attention to her mother's hometown, Locust Grove.

Photo gallery: North Texas QB Mason Fine's high school football career in Oklahoma  Tulsa World

Last season, while driving North Texas to a nine-win finish, he finished with 31 touchdown passes and a program-record 4052 passing yards. Take a look back ...

Justin Brown named Sequoyah girls head basketball coach  Tahlequah Daily Press

Sequoyah High School announced Justin Brown as the new varsity girls basketball coach Friday.

Video: An emotional look at Mason Fine's journey from Peggs to Locust Grove to North Texas  Tulsa World

The video shows Fine to be a well-spoken, thoughtful and driven athlete. There's also touching interviews with his parents.

Locust Grove's Mason Fine may be Conference USA's top quarterback, but he still has a chip on his shoulder  Tulsa World

The UNT quarterback is the reigning offensive player of the year in C-USA, but craves a team goal - a conference title and bowl victory.

Locust Grove Teens In Custody For Planning School Shooting  News On 6

The Mayes County Sheriff's Office said three teenagers are in custody after making plans for a school shooting.

Sister act: Wonder City Coffee perks up small town's Main Street, gains state arts honor  Tulsa World

The Cherokee Turnpike opened 28 years ago. Locust Grove was bypassed by the turnpike and the town's Main Street suffered due to a decrease in vehicle ...

SOFTBALL: Locust Grove locks up regular season Region 4-AAAAA title  Henry Herald

Locust Grove locked up the Region 4-AAAAA regular season title Thursday night with a 4-1 win over second-place Jones County.

Nine Henry County high schools named AP Honors Schools by GaDOE  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH — Nine Henry County high schools have been named by the Georgia Department of Education as 2019 Advanced Placement Honor Schools.

Former CN Tribal Council speaker to run for deputy chief  Tahlequah Daily Press

Former Tribal Council Speaker Meredith Frailey filed her candidacy for deputy principal chief of the Cherokee Nation at the Cherokee Nation Election ...


Vennie Nantz Vennie Louise Ingram Nantz was born February 28, 1927, in Locust Grove, Oklahoma, to Everett and Hattie Sisco Ingram. She entered heaven ...

Judge releases decision in Douglass, Locust Grove ‘botched call’ high school football game

OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma County Judge Bernard Jones has ruled on Douglass High School's request to have the final minute of its game with Locust Grove ...

Mason Fine: Once unwanted, now unstoppable at North Texas  Sporting News

Mason Fine was a record-setter who went untouched by Division I programs out of high school. Now at North Texas, he's showing everyone what they missed.

Sometimes Bad Things Happen in Sports That Lawsuits Can’t Remedy: Viewpoint  Insurance Journal

Oh, but we live in sour times. Next month's Super Bowl will feature the Most Hated Team in Football against an opponent who got there because of the Worst.

Teen charged in traffic death of Locust Grove High School student  Tulsa World

A 17-year-old faces a count of vehicular manslaughter in connection with the death of a Locust Grove High School football player.

Walkingstick and Frailey promise reform for Cherokee Nation  Claremore Daily Progress

Tribal Councilor David Walkingstick and Mayes County Commissioner and former Tribal Council Speaker Meredith Frailey announced their campaigns for ...

Locust Grove teen stands up to cyberbullies, responds to cruel picture spread on social media  2 Works For You -

LOCUST GROVE -- A young girl from Locust Grove is crushed after finding out a picture of her with a humiliating caption was passed around the school.

Teen claims artwork taken down by school officials for being 'innapropriate'  KTUL

LOCUST GROVE, Okla., (KTUL) -- A 17-year-old claims school officials took down her painting at a silent auction at school after deeming it inappropriate.

Jennifer Garner's baby food brand closes $20 million investment  Tulsa World

Once Upon a Farm, the organic baby food line co-founded by actress Jennifer Garner, snagged a $20 million investment from Cavu Venture Partners as it plans ...

Locust Grove QB Mason Fine receives latest scholarship offer  Tulsa World

Rice is scheduled to be in town Tuesday to evaluate Mason Fine.

Meet the best QB in Texas: UNT record-setting passer Mason Fine  247Sports

The identity of the top FBS passer in Texas might surprise you. Then again, Mason Fine, a record-setting QB with just one offer, has surprised people for a while.

Former Locust Grove QB Mason Fine, now at North Texas, ranked as one of that state's top college players  Tulsa World

"He is certainly not the biggest guy on the field, but he isn't scared to lower his shoulder and pick up extra yards when he tucks the ball to run."

Police Release Details Of Locust Grove Locker Room Incident  News On 6

LOCUST GROVE, Oklahoma - School leaders met Monday night in a special board meeting to investigate the head football coach, in connection with a locker ...

Cherokee Nation College Prep Institute connects students to university reps  Tahlequah Daily Press

Cherokee Nation Foundation hosted 35 high school juniors and seniors at its annual Cherokee College Prep Institute last week. Students worked closely with 14 ...

Henry students selected for summer UGA program | Features  Henry Herald

YSP is a six-week paid summer internship organized by the UGA College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences which hopes to broaden students interests ...

Locust Grove cleans house, ousts four coaches  Claremore Daily Progress

Locust Grove High School has relieved head wrestling coach Johnny Cook and head boys basketball coach Ronnie Maple of their coaching duties, school ...

Former Locust Grove QB Mason Fine puts up big numbers, but drought kills North Texas  Tulsa World

UNT racked up 493 yards, thanks in large part to a huge night from quarterback Mason Fine.

College Football Roundup: Clemson hands Florida State worst home loss, 59-10

Trevor Lawrence threw four touchdown passes, and No. 2-ranked Clemson handed Florida State its worst home loss in program history with a 59-10 victory ...

Peggs pride | High School Sports  Tahlequah Daily Press

PEGGS — Just off of Highway 82 on the western edge of Cherokee County, an old sign with a blue panther points the way to a small school surrounded by.

Locust Grove wins fourth straight region title with victory over Ola  Henry Herald

Nolan Crisp struck out 10 in a complete game victory for the Wildcats, who will be the No. 1 seed in the Class AAAAA state playoffs.

Locust Grove girls, Henry County boys impressing in holiday tournaments  Henry Herald

With the holidays in full swing, many local teams are knocking the rust off in holiday tournaments.

Mason & Jason-The Pride of Locust Grove  Tulsa World

Statistically the best quarterback and receiver combination in Oklahoma High School football history, Mason Fine and Jason Pirtle are being courted by colleges ...

Traditional marbles game can lead players into year-round competition  Tahlequah Daily Press

The game most folks around Tahlequah prefer is Cherokee marbles. It has been handed down through generations of Cherokees, leaving some competitors ...

The Girl Scout murders: Oklahoma's greatest unsolved crime  KTUL

The thick canopy outside the town of Locust Grove is lush and beautiful. It's the very picture of why we call it “Green Country.”There's an old gravel road outside ...

2017 All-Henry County Boys Soccer Team | Sports  Henry Herald

Luella High's Ethan Duncan and Locust Grove High's Aaron Whitten were named Co-Players of the Year. Locust Grove head coach Jason Wayne was named ...

High School Football: Mason Fine sets state passing record; Broken Arrow upsets Jenks  Tulsa World

Locust Grove's Mason Fine is now Oklahoma's all-time leading passer. Fine threw a 34-yard pass to Jason Pirtle in the second quarter of his team's game ...

Mason and Jason: A week late, with no regrets  Tulsa World

LOCUST GROVE — Mason Fine and Jason Pirtle made it official on Wednesday — one full week after National Signing Day — when they signed national letters ...

FIBC pastor, wife help build American Indian churches  Tahlequah Daily Press

Cherokee pastor Steven R. Osage has been in the ministry for 30 years. The past eight years have been at First Indian Baptist Church, where he was called to ...

Heartbreaking, uplifting: After teen's death, the pigs he raised bring out best in people  Tulsa World

Greyson Knowles, 15, died before he could show his pigs at the Mayes County Fair. His girlfriend, Kasey Ragsdale, took care of the pigs and showed them at the ...

Bill Haisten: Now thriving at North Texas, how might Mason Fine have fared at TU?  Tulsa World

As TU experiences its lowest level of passing-game productivity in 22 years, former Locust Grove star Mason Fine leads Conference USA in passing at 288.4 ...

Willard Stone family artists in person at Gallery Southwest  Tahlequah Daily Press

On Saturday, Oct. 15, Jana Jae and staff will host lauded artists Dwight Stone and Linda Stone Callery from noon to 4 p.m. in Jana Jae's Gallery Southwest,

Interactive: Letter Grades for Every School  Oklahoma Watch

An interactive table allows you to compare your school's grade with those of others in your district, city or elsewhere. Education leaders and teachers decry the ...

Mason & Jason, Part I: The most prolific passing duo in state history is trying to show Division I coaches they belong  Tulsa World

Locust Grove's Mason Fine and Jason Pirtle are a record-setting quarterback-receiver combo. But, time will tell if those eye-popping numbers will turn into an ...

Hunt for accused Girl Scout slayer consumes region while dividing a community  Tulsa World

Gene Leroy Hart, a fugitive from justice with prior convictions for rape and burglary, still had many sympathizers. The idea that the former Locust Grove football ...

Athletes honored at Henry County Athlete of the Year Awards  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH — The Henry County Athlete of the Year Awards Ceremony was held last week at Union Grove High School. Several local student-athletes were ...

Student Suspensions, by School and Race  Oklahoma Watch

Use this table to compare suspension rates by school and race across Oklahoma for the 2011-2012 school year. Columns on the left show enrollment and those ...

Nelle Ellen McFarland Neel | Local Obituaries  Tulsa World

Nelle Ellen Elizabeth McFarland was born in Murphy, Oklahoma on July 15, 1925, the eighth of nine daughters born to Emmett and Eliza Elzora McFarland.

Photo Galleries: 2014 Graduations at high schools in the Tulsa area  Tulsa World

Find links to slideshows of high school graduations in the Tulsa area.

Kindergarten registration coming up in Henry | News  Henry Herald

District officials recommend parents allow two hours to complete the process.

Payton Scott named Gatorade Oklahoma Boys Football Player of the Year  Tulsa World

CHICAGO—In its 33rd year of honoring the nation's best high school athletes The Gatorade Company today announced Payton Scott of Charles Page High ...

OVERCOMING: Ola's Chaz Salter recounts road to recovery  Henry Herald

Injuries are part of sports and the recovery process is also a part of it. We sat down with Ola High senior Chaz Salter to talk about the injury that.

Ranking 10,010 Girls By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10010 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.

John Klein: Even the normal days are glorious for Barnsdall coach Clif Warford  Tulsa World

Warford's journey to head football coach was full of struggle and heartbreak.

2016-'17 Cherokee Nation Tribal Youth Council sworn into office  Tahlequah Daily Press

The Cherokee Nation swore in its new 2016-17 Cherokee Nation Tribal Youth Council members on Tuesday to begin serving a one-year term volunteering and ...

College football insider: With Herm Edwards and Arizona State, the joke's on us  USA TODAY

Twice this month, Herm Edwards has entered the Arizona State locker room after victories, plopped down on a table and just spent a few minutes watching the ...

Walmart employees in McDonough refuse to make cake for retiring law enforcement officer  Henry Herald

Walmart has apologized to a local family after an employee at the McDonough Walmart refused to make a cake for a retiring law enforcement officer, but the ...

NASCAR: Chase Elliott wins hectic finish, other local drivers experience varying degrees of success  Henry Herald

TALLADEGA, Ala. — It was a fast Sunday afternoon at Talladega Superspeedway but when all was said and done, the biggest moment of the night belonged to ...

Two to four cups of coffee is OK, according to Food and Drug Administration  Henry Herald

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) considers moderate caffeine intake to be 300 milligrams of coffee each day. That's two to four cups. And studies ...

Henry BOE awards McDonough High construction bid | News  Henry Herald

MEJA was the lowest bidder at $52.3 million for the construction of the new school to be located at Ga. Highway 155 and Postmaster Drive.

Feds to gun owners: Pack the right way at airport to avoid fines, prison  Henry Herald

ATLANTA — If you're flying this holiday season and packing heat in your carry-on, expect a change of plans — even if you hold a Georgia Weapons Carry ...

STATE BASEBALL: Union Grove splits with Ware County to set up decisive Game 3  Henry Herald

MCDONOUGH — It was a tale of two teams for Union Grove in Friday's Class AAAAA first round matchup against Ware County. The Wolverines put together a ...

FOOTBALL: Woodland tops Alcovy in wet spring scrimmage  Henry Herald

STOCKBRIDGE — Woodland and Alcovy met Thursday night to cap off the two-week spring practice session. Both teams started slow in unfavorable conditions, ...

Police: Stockbridge teen missing 10 days found safe | News  Henry Herald

Henry County Police cancelled a lookout for Jassyria Netaya Craft, a sophomore at Stockbridge High School, Friday afternoon.

Boys Basketball Coach of the Year: Derrick Mason, ELCA  Henry Herald

Derrick Mason rewrote the record books in just his second season as head coach at Eagle's Landing Christian Academy.

Complaint seeks clarity on Commissioner Dee Clemmons' campaign contibutions  Henry Herald

A McDonough woman has filed a complaint to the Georgia Government Transparency and Campaign Finance Commission against District 2 Commissioner Dee ...

Smart phone-body cam purchase approved for Henry County Police Department  Henry Herald

In a two for one type deal, the Henry County Board of Commissioners approved the purchase of smart phones equipped with body cameras for the county Police ...

Residents view plans for Rock Quarry Road widening, air concerns with median breaks  Henry Herald

Residents and business owners of the Rock Quarry Road area are generally satisfied with plans to widen the heavily-travelled roadway, though some ...

Athletes overcome challenges during annual wheelchair tennis tournament in McDonough  Henry Herald

What has been tagged the largest United States Tennis Association wheelchair tournament in the nation saw over 80 participants near and far at Richard Craig ...

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