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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 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.

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.

Fort Gibson students to honor veterans Wednesday | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Early Learning Center first-graders have spent the past several weeks getting their hands and voices ready for Fort Gibson's annual Veterans Day program.

Fort Gibson to host tree-lighting ceremony | Lifestyles  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Visitors can gather around a towering Christmas tree Dec. 3 to welcome the holidays in Fort Gibson.

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.

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.

Director brings Oklahoma Baptist Symphony to Fort Gibson  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Oklahoma Baptist Symphony consists of volunteer musicians from across Oklahoma. The symphony will perform at 6 p.m. Sunday at Fort Gibson High School ...

Swim team serves up barbecue during fundraiser  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.

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.

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

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

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.

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.

Homecoming set for Sept. 22 | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Fort Gibson High School will have its annual homecoming observances Sept. 22.

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.

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.

Fort Gibson falls to Pryor in battle of Tigers  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

FORT GIBSON — Call it a case of overconfidence for the Fort Gibson wrestlers.

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.

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.”

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.

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 ...

Senior citizens honored at breakfast  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Angi Hilbmann inspected the goody bag she got at the Golden Agers Breakfast and smiled.

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 ...

Fort Gibson holiday parade set Monday  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Fort Gibson's iconic Centennial Clock is serving as the topic for this year's annual Christmas parade.

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.

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, ...

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 ...

'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.

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 ...

In Fort Gibson, it's all about the Tigers  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

School spirit knows no age in Fort Gibson. “On Fridays, all the youth football players wear jerseys and the youth cheerleaders wear their cheerleader outfits,” ...

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.

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.”

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 ...

Boy Scout supplies benches for FG soccer players  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

A Fort Gibson High School student organized the construction of four benches for young soccer players at the Whitlock Sports Complex as his Eagle Scout ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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

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

FGHS graduate an Emmy winner  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

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

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.

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.

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.

80 Oklahoma Schools Named State's Best  News On 6

Edmond North High School is the top public high school in Oklahoma, according to the 2017 U.S. News & World Report Best High Schools rankings released ...

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 ...

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.

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.

Patrons cheer opening of Ulta Beauty store  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

The Ulta Beauty retail chain opens a store and salon in Three Rivers Plaza, pleasing customers who want high-quality makeup. “Everyone wants to feel pretty," ...

#MeToo has Oklahoma roots  Red Dirt Report

COWETA, Okla. -- “Me too." If you were sexually assaulted and/or sexually harassed, post "Me too" or #MeToo as your status. You can copy and paste this if you ...

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.

Student Suspensions, by School and Race  Oklahoma Watch

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

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

Former NFL and Oklahoma State linebacker Kenyatta Wright will be the guest speaker at the annual FCA Coaches Kick-off Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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