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  • Claremore, Catoosa state baseball tournament brackets announced

    The Claremore Zebras and Catoosa Indians will start their quest toward a state baseball championship on Thursday in Norman and Edmond.

    The OSSAA announced the brackets for Class 6A, 5A and 4A today, while the 3A bracket for Verdigris will be posted on the OSSAA web site on Tuesday.

    Claremore will battle Bishop McGuinness at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday in the 5A State Quarterfinals at Norman North High School.

    Catoosa will play Bethany at 11 a.m. on Thursday in the 4A State Quarterfinals at Edmond Santa Fe High School.

    May 12, 2014

  • DSC_0535web.jpg Brasher, Lady Zebras shutout No. 10 Cascia Hall, 3-0

    It's hard to get a shot past Claremore sophomore goalkeeper Brylee Brasher.

    Brasher proved once again that she's one of the top goalkeepers in the state with her MVP-performance in the Class 5A State Quarterfinals Friday night at Lantow Field.

    Brasher put the clamps on the high-scoring Cascia Hall offense, and secured the Lady Zebras a berth in the Final Four.

    Behind their defensive catalyst — Brasher — the No. 4-ranked Lady Zebras shutout No. 10 Cascia Hall, 3-0 and improved to 12-1 on the season.

    May 9, 2014 7 Photos

  • DSC_0436web.jpg DOMINANCE: Claremore routs Tahlequah, 10-0

    One down ... four to go.

    The No. 2-ranked Claremore Lady Zebras dominated Tahlequah and ran their winning streak to 11-straight Tuesday evening following their 10-0 win over the Lady Tigers in the first round of the Class 5A Girls Soccer Playoffs at Lantow Field.

    With the win, the Lady Zebras improved to 11-1 and advanced to the second round to face the winner of Pryor and Cascia Hall on Friday at Lantow Field.


    May 6, 2014 3 Photos

  • CPD search Claremore police search for man who escaped bail bondsman

    The Claremore Police Department is searching for a man who escaped from a bail bondsman around 11 a.m. Monday near the Rogers County Jail.

    April 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Patel named RSU men's basketball assistant coach

    Rogers State University head men’s basketball coach Justin Barkley named Vinay Patel the new assistant men’s basketball coach on Monday.

    “I am very excited about bringing Vinay on board,” Barkley said. “He brings invaluable experience to the program as he is a well-respected recruiter and his NCAA Division II resume is a perfect fit as we continue our transition to become a full-NCAA Division II member.”

    April 22, 2014

  • Tulsa businessman Kaiser joins Thunder ownership

    Tulsa businessman George B. Kaiser has joined the Oklahoma City Thunder's ownership team.
    Thunder chairman and CEO Clayton I. Bennett made the announcement Friday.

    April 18, 2014

  • Jason Tinsley set to take over NSU men's basketball program

    Jack Dobbins handed Northeastern State basketball over to Ken Hayes. Larry Gipson later took over for Hayes.

    Those three were the faces of NSU basketball for more than half a century.

    Now it's Jason Tinsley's turn to take over.

    April 8, 2014

  • Blue Starr closing Portion of Blue Starr Drive closes for rail repairs Monday and Tuesday

    A portion of Blue Starr Drive in Claremore will be closed Monday and Tuesday to allow for track repairs, according to a City of Claremore employee.


    April 7, 2014 1 Photo

  • County officials 2012 audit repeats 2011 findings

    Oklahoma State Auditor and Inspector Gary Jones released the 2012 audit Thursday for Rogers County listing repeated findings from the 2011 audit that was released Wednesday.

    April 3, 2014 1 Photo

  • Report on Audit State auditor reveals possible fraud

    Oklahoma State Auditor Gary Jones determined officials in Rogers County violated state law, submitted fictitious invoices, back dated records and failed to properly document $5 million in federal FEMA funds.

    April 2, 2014 1 Photo