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Henry tapped for weekly column  Claremore Daily Progress

Kay Henry has lived a life of Christian *service* and volunteerism, prompting Claremore Daily Progress staff members to invite her to write a weekly devotional ...

Ted "Ted" Bruffett | Local Obituaries  Tulsa World

Jesse Theodore (Ted) Bruffett, 68, a Vietnam Veteran and retired aircraft mechanic for American Airlines passed away on April 12, 2019 at St. Johns in Tulsa, ...

Claremore High School blood drive Monday | Community  Claremore Daily Progress

Give blood this football season and get a Bedlam t-shirt, free for Oklahoma Blood Institute blood donors!

Homecoming, Hall of Fame highlight weekend  Claremore Daily Progress

It is going to be a busy rest of the week around Claremore, as the Zebras will not only host Homecoming festivities, but will also celebrate the beginning of the.

Claremore High School and Will Rogers Jr. High School Technology Student Association members attend Fall Leadership Conference  Claremore Daily Progress

The Claremore High School and Will Rogers Jr. High Technology Student Association chapter sent 26 students to the Oklahoma Fall Leadership Conference in ...

Whataburger 'Oh What a Night' fundraiser to benefit Claremore High School Grad Bash  Claremore Daily Progress

Festivities include chance to win free Whataburger for a year.

Claremore hosts wrestling tournament | Sports  Claremore Daily Progress

Claremore High School hosted nine other schools from Oklahoma, Kansas, Missouri and Arkansas, at the Zebra Dual Wrestling Tournament, Friday at ...

Claremore High School students star in 'The Crucible  Claremore Daily Progress

Claremore High School's drama department will perform Arthur Miller's “The Crucible” this weekend only at the Robson Performing Arts Center in the Black Box ...

Claremore boys sweep Pryor, girls fall in second half  Claremore Daily Progress

PRYOR—With the post-season right around the corner, the Claremore High School boys' basketball team is gaining momentum at just the right time.

New Rogers County school grades offer better picture of student learning  Claremore Daily Progress

A new round of Oklahoma school grades came out Thursday, offering a more accurate picture of student learning than grades in previous years, according to ...

ZEBRA PRIDE: Celebrating Claremore teachers  Claremore Daily Progress

Claremore Public Schools Foundation continued a great tradition August 13, providing breakfast to all Claremore teachers and support staff for their first day ...

Claremore High School teacher charged with sexual battery  2 Works For You -

A Claremore High School teacher has been charged with sexual battery after she had an inappropriate relationship with a student, according to Rogers County ...

Fighting like a girl. And winning. | Sports  Claremore Daily Progress

Kearanie Johnson didn't set out to be first. She fell in love with a sport, put in the work and climbed her way to an impressive wrestling resume. The 16-year old ...

Claremore celebrates National School Counselor Appreciation Week  Claremore Daily Progress

It is national school counselor appreciation week and Claremore Public Schools chose to use the opportunity to honor the tireless school counselors at each ...

Back to School (Photo Gallery) | Gallery  Claremore Daily Progress

Avery Lutke, 7th grade, tries to fit her backpack into her locker at back to school night for Will Rogers Junior High. Ethan Raleigh, 4th grade, gets his first music ...

FIRST CLASS: Eleven selected for inagural class of CPS Athletic Hall of Fame  Claremore Daily Progress

The nominees have been submitted and the selections are in for the first class of the Claremore Public Schools Athletic Hall of Fame.

Will Gen Z change the world? Civic engagement at Claremore High School  Claremore Daily Progress

Two groups of Claremore High School students met Monday morning to discuss something of incredible importance, something that young people are faulted for ...

Claremore celebrates students of the month | News  Claremore Daily Progress

Claremore High School has selected their Students of the Month for November. In celebration of their excellence here at CHS these students were treated to a ...

Claremore grad joins local salon team  Claremore Daily Progress

Samantha Prier is from Claremore and graduated from Claremore High School in 2016. She attended Paul Mitchel School of Tulsa and received her diploma.

Claremore Alumni Association awards $6000 in scholarships  Claremore Daily Progress

Twelve Claremore High School students will benefit from those that came before them. Each student will receive a $500 scholarship to fund educational ...

Chronically absent: CPS to address issues with chronic absenteeism  Claremore Daily Progress

Claremore High School faired well over-all on recently-released Oklahoma Department of Education school report cards, but received a D in chronic ...

2018 Claremore Homecoming Court | Sports  Claremore Daily Progress

Claremore's 2018 football homecoming court rode the parade route in style Friday afternoon.

Local students compete in Honor Band auditions  Claremore Daily Progress

Claremore High School and Will Rogers Junior High band students went to Catoosa on Nov. 3 for the Green Country Band Directors Association honor band ...

Claremore-native leads college republicans at UCO  Claremore Daily Progress

Claremore High School graduate Riley Jensen holds first meeting as President of College Republicans at the University of Central Oklahoma.

VIDEO: Claremore boys make All State Jazz Band  Claremore Daily Progress

Claremore High School students Dylan Ward and Hayden Rhoades were recently accepted as members of the All State Jazz Band.

CHS Class of 2018 yields 48 valedictorians  Claremore Daily Progress

Tonight, 282 seniors will walk across the stage and graduate from Claremore High School. Among them are 48 valedictorians.

Salon Lace. featured at 1Million Cups | Community  Claremore Daily Progress

Salon Lace. is doing things differently. With a business model that inspires loyalty, a creative approach to training, and unparalleled customer care, Lacey Gebo ...

Claremore valedictorian headed for OU  Claremore Daily Progress

Valedictorian and Senior Class Vice President, Zach Monahan is Runner-Up his 2018 class of 282 seniors. He has a 4.43 GPA and scored 31 on the ACT.

Remembering Back When: Claremore, city of museums  Claremore Daily Progress

Claremore is a community that remembers its proud history. How else can you explain the number of memorials that have dotted the city limits over the years?

Part 1: Claremore mayoral debate gives citizens the opportunity to question their leaders  Claremore Daily Progress

The Rogers State University Student Government Association hosted a mayoral debate between incumbent Bill Flanagan and challenger Kurt Levan.

Bomb Threats Prompt Evacuations At Claremore Schools  News On 6

After a bomb threat prompted evacuations to Claremore Schools, the police department spent the day searching and clearing buildings.

TOY: 2018-2019 Teacher of the Year lineup  Claremore Daily Progress

Every year, each of the Claremore schools nominates one or two teachers as candidates for Teacher of the Year. The 2018-2019 finalists, as seen below, must ...

Two-time World Series champion featured guest at Claremore Field of Dream Banquet  Claremore Daily Progress

Chris Chambliss, 15 season major league veteran and two-time World Series champion will be the featured guest at the 14th annual Claremore Field of Dream ...

HOW IT WAS: Lincoln School produced a Class C state basketball championship in 1952  Claremore Daily Progress

Part three in a three-part series on the Claremore Clowns baseball team and the Lincoln School state championship boys basketball team.

Police detain student with gun at Claremore High School  Tulsa World

Claremore authorities removed a student from the high school after it was determined he had a handgun in his possession.

2018 Sequoyah football schedule released  Claremore Daily Progress

Claremore Sequoyah will be getting and early start this season under new head coach Rob Gilbreath. The Eagles will host Miami in Zero Week on Aug. 24.

Claremore Woman Gets Prison Time For Bomb Hoax  News On 6

A federal judge sentenced a Claremore woman to prison for calling in a hoax bomb threat.

DRIVERS EDUCATION: Parent-taught, or privately owned  Claremore Daily Progress

Claremore High School offered it's last driver education course in June of last year, leaving residents with two avenues for getting their children on the road: ...

Three named Region 3 Coaches of the Year  Claremore Daily Progress

The Oklahoma Coaches Association All-State Week is not only a time to feature last year's senior athletes, but also a time to celebrate coaching excellence.

What's happening January 2019  Claremore Daily Progress

Tuesday, January 8. Join the Will Rogers Library for creativity, calm and conversation with the Adult Coloring Club! We'll provide coloring sheets and pencils, ...

What's Happening Feb. 1-Feb. 21 | Community  Claremore Daily Progress

Friday, February 1. Free swim for Rogers County 6th, 7th and 8th graders at the Claremore Rec Center from 6-8 p.m. Healthy snacks will be provided by ...

PHOTO GALLERY: Claremore firefighters dominate Donkey basketball | Local News  Claremore Daily Progress

The Claremore Fire Department Hose Draggers won the 2019 Donkey Basketball Tournament, beating the police department's Basket Hounds 8-4 and ...

Oklahoma City Community Foundation awards $4000 scholarship to Claremore student  Claremore Daily Progress

Online Scholarship Applications for 2019-20 Academic Year Opened October 1.

PROHIBITED: Cell phones prohibited at county schools  Claremore Daily Progress

Generation Z, the group of people 23 to 12 years old, are said to be digitally native, because few remember a time before cell phones and internet access.

Remembering back when: Burning Questions Answered  Claremore Daily Progress

Most of the questions and theories concerning Bob Stoops leaving OU have settled down somewhat. Here in Claremore, however, a new query has come up.

New Justus-Tiawah superintendent shares history, big ideas  Claremore Daily Progress

Ed Crum took over July 1 and already has his office filled with Denver Broncos memorabilia, pictures of his wife and children, and mounds of paperwork.

'A blessing, a honor and a privilege,' says retired Justus-Tiawah superintendent  Claremore Daily Progress

The title “superintendent” carries the hefty connotation of respectability, but it also seems weighed down by stuffy academia and unapproachability. Nothing ...

Claremore High School releases Honor Roll list for Fall 2016  Claremore Daily Progress

Claremore High School recently released Honor Roll lists for the Fall 2016 semester.

UNSUNG HEROES: Claremore's Quarterback Club makes things run behind the scenes for Zebra Football  Claremore Daily Progress

Saturday, Aug. 4 in the Claremore High School cafeteria, the Claremore Zebras Quarterback Club will host the annual Pigskin Pigout to raise money for the 2018 ...

Update: Woman 'wanted to test police' with alleged bomb threat against Claremore Public Schools  Tulsa World

Claremore Police have posted several locations where parents can pick up their children after bomb threats caused evacuations at the city's junior high and high ...

Rain or shine, Veterans Day Parade Monday  Claremore Daily Progress

The annual Veterans Day Parade, set for Monday, November 12, will be kicking off at 11:11 a.m. from the Expo Center. While the weather is predicted to be a bit.

Claremore boys finish third in golf opener at Heritage Hills  Claremore Daily Progress

CLAREMORE — Though conditions weren't as bad as earlier in the week, the Claremore High School boys golf team was glad to get Thursday's ...

Preserving a piece of Claremore history  Claremore Daily Progress

After a Claremore Progress story last week about World War II letters being donated to the American Legion, several members of the community reached out to ...

Future Hall of Fame: CPS to honor those who contributed to Zebra athletics  Claremore Daily Progress

CLAREMORE — In less than one short year as Claremore Athletic Director, Duwayne King is pushing an idea that is long overdue — creating a Claremore ...

In a booth, on the lawn: Claremore PD makes intox arrests  Claremore Daily Progress

Claremore businesses served as the setting of multiple public intoxication arrests in Claremore this weekend. Marcus Spurlock was arrested in a booth at ...

“I was shocked,” Oklahoma football player staying positive despite spinal condition diagnosis  KFOR Oklahoma City

CLAREMORE, Okla. - A senior football star is staying positive after he had to quit playing football due to the discovery of a spinal condition. "Cherish your football ...

Grad Bash 2018 scheduled in Claremore  Claremore Daily Progress

While high school commencements may still be months away, Rogers County seniors will be graduating before you know it and with graduation comes the ...

Woman pleads guilty to hoax bomb threat at Claremore schools  KFOR Oklahoma City

TULSA, Okla. - A woman has pleaded guilty in federal court to phoning in a bomb threat that forced the evacuation of seven schools in Claremore. The U.S..

What's Happening (Feb. 12 -28)  Claremore Daily Progress

Tuesday, February 12. Join the Will Rogers Library for creativity, calm and conversation with the Adult Coloring Club! We'll provide coloring sheets and pencils, ...

WIRE to WIRE: Vincent first, Nichols second at 5A regionals  Claremore Daily Progress

TULSA — On a perfect morning for running, it was almost a perfect day for a pair of Claremore High School cross country runners.

Going the distance: Lady Zebras lose heartbreaker to Lincoln Christian  Claremore Daily Progress

CLAREMORE — Last October, both Claremore and Lincoln Christian were getting eliminated in the first round of the Class 5A State Volleyball Championships ...

High school football players of the Week 9: Lincoln Christian's Brendyn Harris; Claremore's Jace Hightower  Tulsa World

Both award winners are running backs. Sand Springs quarterback Caden Pennington was the runner-up in the readers' voting.

Back Home  Claremore Daily Progress

After a two-year challenge at Tulsa Rogers, Gilbreath happy to be back home at Claremore Sequoyah.

Renaissance Man: Zebra football coach wears many hats at Claremore High School, even during crunch time of the season  Claremore Daily Progress

Claremore High School football coach and high school principal Jarrett Hurt looks serious from a distance.

Claremore High School seniors write, direct, act in original drama 'His Nineteenth Year'  Claremore Daily Progress

To borrow a line from one of the most renowned playwrights in history, William Shakespeare “the play's the thing.”While they have a little catching up to do with ...

Vincent doubles at Junior Olympic Nationals  Claremore Daily Progress

Claremore High School junior runner Jack Vincent has had quite a summer.

Kaitlyn Pinkerton crowned 2018-19 Junior Miss Cherokee  Claremore Daily Progress

TAHLEQUAH, Okla. – Cherokee Nation citizen Kaitlyn Pinkerton, 15, of Claremore, was crowned 2018-19 Junior Miss Cherokee after competing at the 27th ...

CHS gets a splash of color, recognizes officers  Claremore Daily Progress

The Claremore High School Student Council kicked of it's most colorful fundraiser to date with a tribute to the school resource officers, who keep students safe ...

Contestants to compete in Ms. Claremore High Pageant this Saturday  Claremore Daily Progress

Nearly a dozen Claremore High School girls will be vying for the title of Ms. Claremore High this weekend at the Robson Performing Arts Center.

Woman whose father traveled the trail of tears turns 100  Claremore Daily Progress

Born and raised in Claremore, Geraldine Henson Birdsbill turns 100 this Sunday.

Claremore High School Students Questioned About Twitter Shooting Threat  News On 6

Claremore Police say they removed about a half dozen students believed to be associated with a social media threat from the high school Thursday morning.

Claremore School Board hires new high school principal  Claremore Daily Progress

Kerri Garroutte is the new Claremore High School principal after the school board approved her promotion earlier this week.

Claremore High School Homecoming tonight  Claremore Daily Progress

Shown are members of the Claremore High School 2016 Homecoming Court.

Claremore to remain in 5A after ADM numbers released  Claremore Daily Progress

Claremore High School will stay in Class 5A for another two-year cycle, according to the tentative results from the recent Average Daily Membership (ADM) ...

Claremore Zebras Youth Football Camp registration underway  Claremore Daily Progress

2019 CLAREMORE ZEBRAS. YOUTH FOOTBALL CAMP. WHO: Players entering 1st through 6th grade. WHEN: June 10th, 11th, and 12th 8:00 A.M. – 10:00 ...

Couch goes from Marketplace to Main Street  Claremore Daily Progress

With downtown revitalization well under way, it's no surprise that the Turquoise Couch, one of the newer businesses in town, is already doing well. Amy Canon ...

Neely, Jones named 2018 Claremore Hall of Fame inductees  Claremore Daily Progress

A Federal District Judge and a longtime businessman have been named the 2018 inductees to the Claremore Hall of Fame.

Claremore student heads for world title  Claremore Daily Progress

Like any normal teenage boy, Braydon Watrous may be nervous about walking the halls of Claremore High School as a freshman in two months, but those ...

BULLDOGGING CHAMPION: Claremore grad, Chelsea's Levi Rudd wins steer wrestling at Cheyenne Frontier Days Rodeo  Claremore Daily Progress

The Cheyenne Frontier Days Rodeo in Cheyenne, Wyo., is considered the world's largest outdoor rodeo. This prestigious rodeo began in 1897 and boasts a ...

First Class | Sports  Claremore Daily Progress

Members of the first class of the Claremore Public Schools Athletic Hall of Fame were honored this past weekend. A Friday reception was held in the CHS ...

CHS Cheer named regional champs  Claremore Daily Progress

With a regional win behind them, Claremore High School's cheer team is statebound.

Claremore doctor pleads guilty in opioid prescription conspiracy  Claremore Daily Progress

Dr. Jeremy David Thomas, 42, a Claremore physician, pleaded guilty this week for his involvement in opioid prescription fraud.

NHS Hope Race funds benefit CHS Math Department  Claremore Daily Progress

A 2016 Hope Race grant came to fruition for the Claremore High School math department this fall — just as calculated.

Coker to enter OK Sports Hall Aug. 6  Claremore Daily Progress

Former Claremore High School football coach Larry Coker, who went on to fame in the NCAA football ranks, will be inducted into the Oklahoma Sports Hall of ...

VFW: Promoting patriotism, honoring service  Claremore Daily Progress

CLAREMORE, Okla.— Established September 29, 1899, as the American Veterans of Foreign *Service*, the Veterans of Foreign Wars is one of the oldest ...

Mr. Claremore 2018 capped  Claremore Daily Progress

A good time was had by all at the 2018 Mr. Claremore competition.

After years of overcrowding, inmate numbers decline at county jail  Claremore Daily Progress

Rogers County Sheriff Scott Walton says committee efforts are paying off and inmate numbers are declining. For years, Walton said the jail has been way over ...

In 3A-4, Longhorns have brutal schedule for 2018 football season  Claremore Daily Progress

The Inola Longhorns are jumbled in that District 3A-4 that has been all the talk.

UPDATED: Football Roundup: Sperry runs away after half to beat Verdigris 37-14  Claremore Daily Progress

VERDIGRIS — The Verdigris Cardinals opened the football season with a 37-14 loss to the Sperry Pirates Friday night.

Grimett picks baseball; signs with UCO  Claremore Daily Progress

Give Noah Grimett a ball, no matter what shape, and he can do amazing things with it.

Time for change: Will high school basketball ever switch over to a district system?  Claremore Daily Progress

Imagine playing a season in any sport where about 20 to 25 percent of your games will not matter.

Whataburger "Oh Whata Night" to benefit CHS seniors  Claremore Daily Progress

CLAREMORE – On Thursday, April 5, Whataburger customers can show their support for Claremore High School's Class of 2018 by enjoying their favorite menu ...

Knitting Club a creative outlet for CHS students  Claremore Daily Progress

Now in its second year, the Claremore High School Knitting Club has quadrupled in size.

Claremore Homecoming Parade registration open  Claremore Daily Progress

The Claremore High School Homecoming Parade is Friday, Sept. 23 at 3 p.m., and registration to participate is open until Tuesday, Sept. 20.

Bruins take aim on foe  Examiner Enterprise

By Mike Tupamtupa@examiner-enterprise.comWill he or won't he?That's the prime-time question for the Bartlesville High School football coaching staff as ...

Zebras sweep Glenpool in home opener  Claremore Daily Progress

CLAREMORE — The 2017-18 first home date of the Claremore High School basketball season came off with flying success as the Zebras and Lady Zebras ...

Football tickets, season passes go on sale Monday  Claremore Daily Progress

Claremore Zebra football fans — wait no more. Reserve football tickets and athletic season passes will go on sale Monday, Aug. 7. Family, individual and ...

JROTC pays tribute to lives lost  Claremore Daily Progress

None of Chief Instructor Skip Jasper's students were alive 22 years ago, but that did not change the significance of Wednesday morning's ceremony.

teams assembling for Donkey Basketball fundraiser | Lifestyles |  Claremore Daily Progress

Members of the Claremore Police Department and Claremore Fire Departments will be squaring off this month in a fundraiser to benefit the Rogers County Adult ...

Jones named new Claremore girls basketball coach  Claremore Daily Progress

CLAREMORE — There is a lot of "news" coming out of Claremore High School in recent weeks.

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