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Officials call Muskogee County flooding "catastrophic"  KOKI FOX 23

State and Muskogee County emergency officials are monitoring impacts of Arkansas River flooding. Oklahoma Governor Kevin Stitt called the Muskogee ...

20 Years Later: Fort Gibson schools much safer after shooting  2 Works For You -

The Fort Gibson School District reflects on the school shooting that rocked their small town nearly 20 years ago and talks about the security improvements since ...

Fort Gibson selects Edwards as Teacher of the Year  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

FORT GIBSON — Advanced Placement teacher Cassandra Edwards always seems to smile.

Fort Gibson homecoming queen aspires to be a chef  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

FORT GIBSON — All school homecoming queen Tiffany Wilson had twice as many reasons to smile at Friday's coronation ceremony.

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 ...

First day of school busy at Fort Gibson  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

FORT GIBSON — High school senior Simone Daniels kept busy her first few hours of her first day back to school Friday.

Robotics team travels to competitions  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Fort Gibson High School's robotics team, Hostile Gato Robotics team 4005, recently competed in the FIRST robotics Palmetto regional competition in Myrtle ...

Senior citizens get breakfast with a smile  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Fort Gibson Chamber of Commerce and Fort Gibson Schools hosted area senior citizens at an annual Golden Agers Breakfast on Tuesday. The breakfast ...

The Grown Guppy: Fort Gibson senior embraces leadership role  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

When he was a freshman at Fort Gibson High School, Hunter Lawson earned the nickname “Guppy” from his friends on the school's football team. The nickname ...

Muskogee, Fort Gibson schools remain closed for walkout  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Muskogee Public Schools will cancel Tuesday classes and activities as a statewide teacher walkout continues into a second day.

Swim team serves up barbecue during fundraiser | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Drivers kept pulling through a barbecue pit-stop by the Fort Gibson school swimming pool Friday night — just as they've been doing for the past two decades.

Okie from Muskogee: Hall loves job, ranch life  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Brooke Hall has always found ways to stay active, whether with her family or her job.

Fort Gibson graduates 157 students  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

FORT GIBSON — Black graduation robes showed more color Friday as Red and White Scholars joined Fort Gibson High School's Class of 2017.

Fort Gibson teachers plan to be in class  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

FORT GIBSON — Fort Gibson teachers are set to return to class Tuesday, now that an increase in teacher pay and education funding is law. However ...

Fort Gibson High School football players make special run with American flags  KOCO Oklahoma City

Fort Gibson High School football players ran onto the field during Friday night's game, holding American flags, Fox 23 in Tulsa reports.

Special Olympics queen named Fort Gibson all-school queen  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

FORT GIBSON — Caitlin Van Zyl wore a special silvery whistle when she was crowned Fort Gibson all-school queen Friday night.

Local, area students use skills at Math and Engineering Competition  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Alice Robertson Junior High students Tucker Perkins and Jace Speir teamed up to build a paper tower.

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.

Fort Gibson High School 2016 Honor Rolls | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Superintendent's Honor Roll (4.0 or higher for all three trimesters)

Fort Gibson High School presents "The Phantom of the Opera"  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

FORT GIBSON — A high school auditorium becomes an opera house with a secret when Fort Gibson High School presents “The Phantom of the Opera.”

Fort Gibson to honor two alumni at scholars banquet  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Outstanding Fort Gibson High School graduates are set to inspire top FGHS seniors tonight.

'Cage The Indians' Homecoming Float Prompts Oklahoma Student To Speak Out  News On 6

An Oklahoma student is speaking out about a Fort Gibson High School homecoming parade float she says was deeply offensive to Native Americans.

O'Daniel pages at House | Lifestyles  Tahlequah Daily Press

Siera Christine O'Daniel, from Tahlequah, served as a page for State Rep. Matt Meredith during the first week of the new legislative session, Feb. 4-7.

Parade float reaps negative feedback  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

A float in the Fort Gibson homecoming parade depicting Native Americans dressed in costumes inside what appeared to be a jail was drawing negative ...

Community program boosts school's swim team  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Chilly winter weather doesn't keep Matt Wheaton from swimming a few laps at the Fort Gibson school pool.

Fort Gibson recognizes honor society students  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Fort Gibson High School's National Honor Society (NHS) has been giving scholarships since 1988. The seven winners of a $500 Fort Gibson NHS Scholarship ...

Students represent LREC area at Leadership Summit | News  Tahlequah Daily Press

OKLAHOMA CITY - Thirty students, representing Oklahoma's Electric Cooperatives, attended the 2019 Oklahoma's Electric Cooperatives Leadership Summit on ...

Oklahoma Sailor Killed In Pearl Harbor Attack Finally Laid To Rest  News On 6

FORT GIBSON, Oklahoma - A World War II veteran from Coweta is buried at home nearly 80 years after he died. Family along with more than 100 people ...

Graduates return to Fort Gibson schools as staff members  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Several new Fort Gibson Schools staff members may seem familiar to people returning to class on Thursday.

Blessing Box serves Fort Gibson community  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

A Fort Gibson man says churches can help people round the clock with serve-yourself food and staple pantries.

Veterans Day program set at Fort Gibson National Cemetery  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Fort Gibson National Cemetery will hold its annual Veterans Day Program at 11 a.m. Saturday, a news release states. The event is open to the public.

Quick 5: District judge candidates weigh in on issues  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Bret Smith and James Walters, candidates for district judge for District 15, Office 2, answer five questions in advance of the Nov. 6 General Election.

Fort Gibson announces National Honor Society students  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Fort Gibson High School's National Honor Society has been giving scholarships since 1988. The two winners of a $500 Fort Gibson NHS Scholarship are Krista ...

New mayor ready to take reins  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

New Fort Gibson Mayor Myra Cookson hopes to see more business — and more revenue — come to town.

41 Oklahoma high schools make second, third tiers in U.S. News and World Report's rankings  Tulsa World

Several Tulsa-area high schools were among the 41 Oklahoma high schools to make it into the second and third tiers of U.S. News and World Report's annual ...

FG rallies around school's mascot, who is battling cancer  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

The Fort Gibson High School community is donning purple T-shirts and sporting other purple items in a show of support for Jaren Shelton, a senior who wears ...

Fort Gibson boys punch title game ticket  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

OKLAHOMA CITY - Fort Gibson is again in the Class 4A basketball finals, only it's not the girls this time around. The Cinderella story of the boys team took ...

District 15 judicial candidates to speak to Republican Women | Lifestyles  Tahlequah Daily Press

Guest speakers at 11 a.m. will be Bret Smith and James Walters, candidates for Judicial District 15, Office 4, which serves Muskogee, Cherokee, Wagoner, Adair, ...

Columnist helps choose state winner of VFW oral essay contest

Why My Vote Matters. It's an ironic essay topic for high school students, who mostly aren't old enough to vote. But that's the theme for this year's Voice of ...

Bringing it home, Wrights open Tigers Den | Fort Gibson  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

By Dale Ann Deffer. Times Correspondent. New business owners, Amber and Kenyatta Wright of the Tigers Den epitomize the All-American love story. Amber ...

18 Oklahoma high schools rank nationally in U.S. News and World Report for 2018  Tulsa World

Tulsa's Booker T. Washington High School is back on the list after receiving no ranking last year.

Tackling his beliefs: Faith never fails for former NFL champion  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Football has been the focus of Kenyatta Wright's life since he was a linebacker with the Vian High School Wolverines, but today he is making tackles on a ...

Corn Festival sure to harvest plenty of fun  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

By Travis Sloat. Times Correspondent. Hang on to your niblets, because the 4th annual Fort Gibson Sweet Corn Festival is right around the corner. This year's ...

Georgia-Pacific Foundation awards local scholarships  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Two children of employees at the Georgia-Pacific Muskogee Mill were selected to receive Georgia-Pacific Foundation Employees' Children Scholarships this ...

Fathers, daughters dance the night away  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Jimmy Payne treasured the time he danced with a special young lady — his 6-year-old daughter Kaebryn.

Echoes of 'Sound'  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Seventh-grader Chiara Miller has extra motivation to play Louisa in the Fort Gibson Tiger Theatre production of “The Sound of Music.”

Meet the Tigers Night fun for all | Fort Gibson |  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

From very large seniors to very small kindergartners, cheerleaders and football players packed the Fort Gibson High School field house Monday evening.

Student engineering competition showcases innovation  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

There is more than one way to fling a pingpong ball.

GED classes available in Muskogee, FG | Local News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Free self-paced GED classes are now available in Muskogee and Fort Gibson. No registration is necessary.

Union Public Schools GED evening classes moved to Bacone  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

The Union Public Schools GED evening classes, originally located in Arrowhead Mall, has moved to Bacone College. Students who are interested in returning to ...

Tiger transition: Whiteley settles into head coach chair at FTG  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

At any given moment, Greg Whiteley picks up a phone.

Wood tells sculptor what it wants to become  Tahlequah Daily Press

Sculpting for fun turned into a profession for Ben Sparks, master sculptor and owner of Bornagain Chainsaw Sculpting and Gallery in Fort Gibson.

FGHS graduate an Emmy winner  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Television news reporter Sara Sheffield Forhetz says coming from Fort Gibson helps her relate to people.

Another store opens in urban renewal project area  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

A national beauty store/salon at Three Rivers Plaza is a welcome relief to customers looking for high-end products.

Fort Gibson girls share the crown | Archives  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Two overall queens were crowned in Fort Gibson Friday evening — a first in the school's history.

Bill Haisten: Watching from upstairs, former OU great Teddy Lehman sees every flaw  Tulsa World

OU's defensive problems must be a shock to the sensibilities of Teddy Lehman, a former two-time Sooner All-American linebacker.

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 ...

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.

OU's Rocky Calmus, Teddy Lehman among Big 12's top linebackers of all-time  Tulsa World

Both players played at Oklahoma high schools; Calmus at Jenks, and Lehman at Fort Gibson.

Way back when: Today in history in 1999 - Deadly tornadoes strike Moore, Midwest City, OKCado damage  Tulsa World

More than 60 tornadoes struck central Oklahoma during an unprecedented outbreak of storms.

Student Suspensions, by School and Race  Oklahoma Watch

Compare suspension rates of student by race in every Oklahoma school district.

Man who died in GP accident identified | Archives  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

A Muskogee man who died at Georgia-Pacific on Wednesday was described as a “terrific guy,” said former co-workers.

Former OSU star Kenyatta Wright to speak at FCA event  Tulsa World

In the NFL, Wright played for the Buffalo Bills and New York Jets. He currently is the defensive coordinator at Fort Gibson High School.

Tate's Aggie Classic returns with biggest field yet  Pensacola News Journal

Seven host sites across Escambia and Santa Rosa County will be scene of the four-day tournament.

Riders are chosen for Cherokee Nation Remember the Removal Bike Ride

Ten bicyclists have been chosen for this year's Cherokee Nation Remember the Removal Bike Ride, which retraces the northern route of the Trail of Tears by ...

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 ...

Ranking 10,007 Boys By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10007 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.

Coweta Coaches  Tulsa World

Head Coach Tim Holt, Jr. enters the 2016 Coweta Tiger campaign with high hopes and determination as he begins his career and at the same time takes his ...

Southeastern Oklahoma State's Ryan Shelley and Central Oklahoma's Bryce Davis share tight end honors on State College All-Star Football Team

EDMOND — Unusual has become fashionable when it comes to football's offensive formations and their names.A few schools at the high school and college ...

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