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Jenks Trojan Preview: Top quarterbacks show off their skills  Tulsa World

Stephen Kittleman of Jenks and Gentry Williams of Booker T. Washington, each taking over as starters this season, had moments of brilliance but also ...

Jenks Public Schools closing school year two days early  Tulsa World

Today is the last day of the school year at Jenks Public Schools.

Lady Bruins open year  Examiner Enterprise

By Mike Tupamtupa@examiner-enterprise.comTwo overall positives emerged from Tuesday's season opener for the Bartlesville High School volleyball team ...

Faces of the future

School districts across the Tulsa area are impacting students from around the world. Four recent female graduates, all from diverse backgrounds, have not only ...

2 In Custody For Threats To Jenks School  News On 6

An unknown number of students at Jenks Public Schools has been arrested and taken into custody pending formal charges.

High school baseball: Justin Timmerman hired as Jenks head coach  Tulsa World

Jenks has hired Justin Timmerman as its new head baseball coach, replacing Jeff Owens, who stepped aside after one season as interim coach.

Video reportedly shows two arrested in Jenks threat standing outside school with firearms  Tulsa World

Two people who have been arrested in connection with a threat against Jenks Public Schools were allegedly recorded on video with a handgun and a rifle in ...

Photo gallery: Jenks High School Prom at the Glenpool Conference Center  Tulsa World

Students enjoy their evening during the Jenks Prom at the Glenpool Conference Center in Glenpool, OK on 3/30/19. BRETT ROJO/For the Tulsa World.

Young writer goes to Puerto Rico

A recent graduate of Jenks High School, Charlotte Suttee will attend the International Congress of Youth Voices is Aug. 7-10 in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Jenks Central Campus On Lockdown After Bixby Student Threatens S  News On 6

According to officials at Jenks Public Schools, the Jenks Central Campus is on precautionary lockdown until further notice.

Jenks High School Students Compete In Documentary Competition  News On 6

Two Jenks High School film students are in the running to win a documentary competition.

Seahawks long snapper accomplishes 'mission'  The Daily Herald

By recently signing an extension, Tyler Ott finally reached his goal of finding a long-term NFL home.

Jenks Police Department Loses One Of Its Own  News On 6

A Jenks Police Facebook post Saturday night shows Sergeant Brian Crain died of a sudden heart attack. He was a Jenks High School graduate and joined the ...

Union, Jenks partner with NSU on future teacher program to 'grow our own' amid statewide educator shortage  Tulsa World

A new partnership between local school districts and one of the state's largest teacher prep programs is giving high school seniors in Tulsa a taste of what it's ...

Jenks Police Department mourning sudden loss of an officer  KTUL

The Jenks Police Department says they are grieving the loss of one of their officers died suddenly of a heart attack. Sgt. Brian Crain, who died suddenly, was a ...

Bill Haisten: Message from Allan Trimble uplifting and devastating  Tulsa World

Thirty months after his ALS diagnosis, Allan Trimble's voice packs more punch than ever before.

Meet Emmy-award winning Jenks film studies teacher Clifton Raphael  Tulsa World

Raphael's program is a success, producing documentaries that take home prizes at the C-SPAN's annual national video competition as well as students who ...

Bill Haisten: The great Chad Taber lived life in the same way his sons played football  Tulsa World

Most of Taber's identity centered on his family and his coaching in football and baseball. He had a million friends, and a great many of those loved ones will ...

15 students from Jenks, Broken Arrow are winners in C-SPAN's filmmaking competition  Tulsa World

Fourteen Jenks High School students and one from Broken Arrow have been recognized as award-winning young filmmakers in C-SPAN's annual video ...

Booker T. Washington, Jenks ranked among best Oklahoma high schools by company that analyzes educational data  Tulsa World

Booker T. Washington High School has been named the best public school in the state by a private company that analyzes educational data and surveys ...

Bill Haisten: One year ago, 'awful' ALS changed Allan Trimble's football identity  Tulsa World

What I miss most is the relationships. The camaraderie,” Trimble said.

Nine Tulsa-area students named National Merit Scholarship winners with $2,500 awards  Tulsa World

Officials of National Merit Scholarship Corp. have announced the second group of winners in the 64th annual National Merit Scholarship Program, those ...

Photo gallery: Homecoming at Jenks as Trojans defeat Edmond Memorial  Tulsa World

High School Football Week 7: Berryhill blanks Cascia Hall in Class 3A showdown; Broken Arrow, Jenks big winners · High school football, Week 7: Jenks ...

Services set Wednesday for Jenks police sergeant who died of heart attack  Tulsa World

A funeral *service* is scheduled for a Jenks Police Department sergeant who died of a heart attack Saturday.

McAlester teacher nominated as Oklahoma Novice Teacher 20 Under 2  Mcalester News Capital

TULSA — The Teaching & Leading Initiative of Oklahoma (TLI) has honored 20 of the top novice teachers in the state in the first annual 20 Under 2 list, a.

'The Biggest Baseball Game of the Year': Jenks hosts 12th annual game with special needs kids  Tulsa World

Jenks Coach Jeff Owens has been a part of the event since its inception in 2007. He said he thinks the day is as much fun for his players as.

Jenks students get detention after participating in national school walkout  Tulsa World

Several Jenks Public Schools students were disciplined for failing to adhere to district guidelines when they participated in the national school walkout to protest ...

Bands of America: Pride of Broken Arrow takes fourth, Jenks takes ninth at Grand National Championships  Tulsa World

The 299-member ensemble performed among dozens of other schools this past weekend at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Minnesota. The bands played to ...

Photo gallery: Jenks High School's 2018 graduation | Gallery  Tulsa World

Graduation season 2018: See photo galleries from Owasso, Coweta, Collinsville, Jenks, Wagoner, Edison, Skiatook, Rejoice Christian, Central, Memorial, ...

High school football: Semifinal times, dates set for Class 6A Division I and Division II  Tulsa World

This week's playoff schedule. The Class 6A Division I football semifinals are headed back to the University of Tulsa's H.A. Chapman Stadium. No. 2 Jenks (10-1) ...

National Signing Day: Stories from Tulsa-area athletes who signed Wednesday  Tulsa World

High school athletes from throughout the Tulsa area signed college scholarships Wednesday, the first day in 2019 football players could sign with a school.

Jenks High School community mourns death of pom squad member killed in crash near Grove  Tulsa World

Grief counselors were at the high school Tuesday to help students cope with the death of 17-year-old Avery Shannon, who was one of six people riding in a ...

SCHOOL CLOSINGS: Green Country schools closed for severe weather  KOKI FOX 23

We have been monitoring the weather closely and based on the severity of the current forecast, we are closing all schools in our district on Monday, May 20.

Jenks High School ranked as best in Tulsa area by U.S. News  Tulsa World

Jenks High School ranks as the best high school in the Tulsa area, according to U.S. News & World Report's annual look at the nation's top public high schools.

High school football: Keith Riggs at full throttle as new Jenks head coach  Tulsa World

By all accounts, Riggs has set a blistering pace since being named as Trimble's successor May 7. Along with hiring new assistants, he led the program through ...

Jenks High Seniors Get Creative Painting Parking Spaces  News On 6

Seniors at Jenks High School are getting ready to head back to class later this month.

High schools: Noah Hernandez's walk-off TD lifts Trojans past Redskins in 6AI semifinals  Tulsa World

Jenks rallied after Union took a 24-21 lead with 20 seconds left on Peyton Thompson's 4-yard TD pass to Kyler Pearson.

The Franchise radio station lands Jenks High School games  Tulsa World

Don King reports that he has persuaded Jenks Public Schools officials to make a significant radio switch — moving Trojan football broadcasts to The Franchise ...

Roy S. Phillips  Tulsa World

Roy S. Phillips, 74, passed away peacefully at his home in Tulsa, Oklahoma in the early morning of Friday, March 29, 2019. He was born July 30, 1944 in Jenks,

'Born to be a teacher': 20 Under 2 list recognizes McClure first-grade teacher as one of top novice teachers in Oklahoma  Tulsa World

Jeremy Britt is one of 20 novice teachers across Oklahoma featured in the inaugural 20 Under 2 list, which celebrates high-performing educators at the start of ...

Jenks pom staging 20th annual fashion show  Tulsa World

“Under the Stars” will be the theme when Jenks Pom stages a 20th annual pom homecoming fashion show, scheduled for 7 p.m. Sept. 11 at the Jenks High ...

Sex Education speech at Jenks High School doesn't go as planned, speaker banned  KTUL

A sex education speech went terribly wrong at Jenks High School, and now the speaker is banned, thanks to one Trojan senior who spoke up.It's a requirement ...

Tulsa, Jenks Students Face Rape Charges  News On 6

Tulsa Police Department just wrapped up a rape investigation involving several Green County high school students.

Past Emmy-winning Jenks student filmmaker has new documentary accepted to New Orleans festival  Tulsa World

A former Jenks High School student who won an Emmy Award for her short film has continued her career in making documentaries, and her latest project will be ...

Jenks school sex-ed presenter won't be asked to return after backlash  Tulsa World

A contracted sex-education speaker whose comments drew backlash from students this week won't be asked to return to Jenks Public Schools, a district ...

Jenks High School tight end, Texas signee Reese Leitao arrested on complaint of selling Xanax at school  Tulsa World

JENKS — Reese Leitao, a Jenks High School tight end and University of Texas football signee, was arrested Tuesday on an allegation that he sold Xanax to ...

Man Shot In Jenks: Police Bring Suspect Into Custody  KOKI FOX 23

Police have a man in custody after a man was found shot near a Jenks school, according to officials.

Jenks Students On Board To Stop Bullying  News On 6

More students are opening up to talk about bullying.

Gallery: All-State swimming | OK Preps Extra  Tulsa World

Annie Kramer of Broken Arrow High School swims the 100 yard backstroke race at the Oklahoma All-State high school swim meet in Bartlesville on July 22, ...

High schools: Clay Martin returns as Jenks basketball coach  Tulsa World

Martin has the most wins in Jenks boys basketball history with a 220-94 record and seven Class 6A state tournament berths in 12 seasons, including a state ...

Gallery: Allan Trimble through the years at Jenks High School  Tulsa World

In 22 seasons at Jenks High School, Trimble compiled a has a record of 242-41 and 13 state championships. There were streaks of six consecutive titles ...

High school football: Jenks stadium to be renamed for Allan Trimble  Tulsa World

The words "Allan Trimble Stadium" will appear on the renovated press box and the words are already visible on the back of the videoboard facing `B' Street on ...

Two local sophomores join small percentage of students to score 36 on ACT exam  Tulsa World

Maya Chandwaney of Jenks High School and Anthony Tan of Union High School took the test in October and learned their scores in mid-November.

Photo Gallery: Jenks High School prom | Communities  Tulsa World

Street by Street: Telling the story of a city by the streets the go through it. 2019 Spring College Guide. promotion. 2019 Spring College Guide. One of life's major ...

Photo gallery: High school football scrimmage - Jenks vs. BTW  Tulsa World

See the best photos from Muskogee vs Putnam City and Jenks vs Booker T. Washington.

Hideaway Pizza names 2019 Teacher Appizziation Winners

Nineteen winners were chosen from more than 900 nominations to Hideaway Pizza's fourth annual Teacher Appizziation contest this year. The winners were ...

Legendary Jenks (Okla.) football coach Allan Trimble to retire  USA TODAY High School Sports

Wednesday morning, Jenks (Okla.) Public Schools announced that legendary football coach Allan Trimble is retiring. Trimble is battling ALS.

Jenks community mourns the losses of sisters killed in car accident  2 Works For You -

JENKS, Okla. -- Over 200 Jenks students and community members gathered at the Redeemer Covenant Church Sunday night to honor and remember the two ...

ECU alums Calip, Kennedy inducted into Oklahoma Girls Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame  Theadanews

It was only fitting that two East Central University alums, state high school championship coaches and longtime friends were recently inducted at the same time ...

Thursday Morning Forecast With Alan Crone  News On 6

Rumors of threats against shopping centers in the area that are circulating on social media have police in some communities stepping up patrols. Sunday ...

Jenks High School students receive Chromebooks as part of technology effort  Tulsa World

The district has invested $1 million per year to provide Asus Chromebooks to every ninth- to 12th-grader for use with school work.

Schoolhouse Rock Stars: Jenks High School's Clifton Raphael teaches students how to tell stories  Tulsa World

Raphael's students have won numerous awards for documentary filmmaking. Not every student wins awards, but most, Raphael hopes, leave the class with an ...

2018 Week 8 - Tulsa Tech Spirit Stick At Jenks High School  News On 6

Dave Davis along with News On 6's Taylor Newcomb visited Jenks High School who takes on Norman Friday evening.

Jenks Trojan Community 'Heartbroken' Following Student's Death  News On 6

Grief counselors will available at Jenks High School Tuesday after a deadly Delaware County crash Friday, May 25th which killed a 17-year old student.

30 northeast Oklahoma seniors named 2019 Academic All-Staters  Tulsa World

The Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence has announced its 33rd Academic All-State Class. Recipients were selected from 535 nominations statewide, hailing ...

Former NFL/Jenks star Sean Mahan's flag football league continues to grow as alternative to tackle football  Tulsa World

As a kid, Mahan didn't begin playing tackle until the fifth grade.The fifth grade is the absolute earliest he'll let his sons transition from flag to tackle.

Retired Jenks High School speech teacher dies in head-on collision with truck  Tulsa World

Gregg Hartney, 66, retired from teaching speech and debate at Jenks High School in May 2015.

Local caddie wins prestigious college scholarship

Marcello Desjardins won the Chick Evans Scholarship, a full housing and tuition scholarship offered to golf caddies.

20 years later, Jenks (Okla.) players remember beating Kobe Bryant  USA TODAY High School Sports

On the 20th anniversary of the time they beat Kobe Bryant, several former Jenks (Okla.) players shared their story with the Tulsa World.

Oklahoma car accident survivor inspires new jewelry line  KOKI FOX 23

TULSA, Okla. (AP) - When she started physical therapy two summers ago, Izzy Kitterman could barely move her arms and needed a machine to pump oxygen to ...

Jenks film students win awards for short documentary work  Tulsa World

Jenks High School student Jackson Cropper saw something he had never seen before the other day, but it had a little more meaning than it might have before ...

72 northeast Oklahoma students named National Merit Scholarship Program semifinalists for 2019  Tulsa World

Officials of National Merit Scholarship Corp. this week announced about 16,000 semifinalists in the 64th annual National Merit Scholarship Program, including ...

Allan Trimble on retirement: Coaching at Jenks has been "such a blessing"  Tulsa World

JENKS — Allan Trimble, who has won more state high school football championships for Jenks than any head coach in Oklahoma history, was at times funny, ...

Jenks Student Dead, 5 Others Injured In UTV Crash  News On 6

A 17-year-old girl is dead and five other teenagers were sent to the hospital after a late-night crash in an off-road vehicle.

Jenks High School band invited to play in 2016 Rose Parade  Tulsa World

The band members and the Jenks Band Parents Club will begin raising money so every member can make the trip to Pasadena, California.

Jenks Police Identify 21-Year-Old Murder Victim  News On 6

JENKS, Oklahoma - Jenks police have identified the man who shot to death and found near Jenks High School on Sunday, April 22. The victim is 21-year-old ...

Deaths published Tuesday, May 14, 2019 | Death Notices  Tulsa World

TULSA. French, Lucinda, 65, retired registered nurse, died Friday, May 10. Memorial *service* 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Southern Hills Baptist Church. Stephens-Key ...

Veterans Remember: Jim Tyer received a Bronze Star for his part in a heroic stand at Bastogne during the Battle of the Bulge  Tulsa World

Jim Tyer, 94, of Jenks, talked to the Tulsa World recently about his *service* in WWII, including the story behind the Bronze Star he received when his unit held off.

Owasso High School named one of 2018’s ‘Top 20 Most Beautiful High Schools’  Tulsa World

The east campus was recently named one of 2018's Top 20 Most Beautiful High Schools in Oklahoma in a report published by education-based company ...

Bill Haisten: As he battles ALS, Jenks' Allan Trimble continues a lifetime of achievement  Tulsa World

No one in the history of Oklahoma high school sports is more synonymous with a community than Allan Trimble is with Jenks, and yet there were three job ...

Tulsan Jim Bridenstine leading NASA back to moon 50 years after Apollo 11

Jim Bridenstine, a Jenks High School graduate and former congressman, leads NASA as it celebrates the 50th anniversary of the moon landing and looks to the ...

Jenks' new Agricultural Science Facility like 'going from dirt-floor shack to mansion'  Tulsa World

Jenks Public Schools students can now raise farm animals in the district's new Agricultural Science Facility, where, as one teacher put it, about 20 pigs, boer ...

Jewelry line inspired by crash survivor Izzy Kitterman will benefit the teen's long recovery  Tulsa World

To help pay for the home visits, The Vintage Pearl introduced a personal line of jewelry Monday that Izzy Kitterman helped design.

John Klein: Jenks-Union tops state's best high school rivalries  Tulsa World

The Trojans and Redskins have all the elements necessary to be a great rivalry.

Court Dates Set For Tulsa, Jenks Students Charged With Rape  News On 6

Two area high school students charged with rape were in court on Wednesday, accused of the September 2017 rape of a 15-year-old girl.

When Jenks conquered Kobe: 20 years ago, the Trojans rallied to hand Bryant his final high school loss  Tulsa World

In the semifinals of the 1995 Beach Ball Classic in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, Jenks hands the NBA legend his final high school defeat.

Nominees Announced For THE DISCOVERY AWARDS At The Tulsa PAC  Broadway World

The nominees have been announced for the inaugural year of The Discovery Awards, presented by Celebrity Attractions in partnership with the Tulsa ...

'I would say I have no regrets': Retiring Memorial principal reflects on career of service  Tulsa World

Retiring Memorial High School Principal Darin Schmidt has seen the highs and lows of public education during an accomplished career that's spanned more ...

Oklahoma teens seek national, world bass championships in Alabama  Tulsa World

Oklahoma high school bass fishing teams will fight for thousands of dollars worth of prizes and scholarships at the 2019 High School Fishing World Finals and ...

Jenks boys win 6A swimming regional but hurt chances at state  Tulsa World

JENKS — The Jenks boys won the Class 6A East Regional title Saturday at Jenks Trojan Aquatic Center, but a disqualification in the 200-yard freestyle relay ...

Boys Spring Soccer Regional Rankings: Week 3  USA TODAY High School Sports

USA TODAY High School Sports and United Soccer Coaches will release Super 25 Regional Boys Spring Soccer Rankings. Rankings are based on results from ...

Teacher walkout today: Jenks community rallies its support at sendoff  Tulsa World

Students, teachers and others are getting ready to board a fleet of buses at Jenks High School to join the rally at the capitol in Oklahoma City ...

Republican gubernatorial candidates at Jenks forum pledge continued support for education  Tulsa World

JENKS — Three of the four Republican gubernatorial candidates at a forum at Jenks High School on Monday night turned thumbs down on a campaign to ...

Oklahoma senior from Jenks accepted at all eight Ivy League schools  Tulsa World

"It's still sinking in,” said Sarah Cameron, 18. "I couldn't believe it was happening. I called my mom, and we were both just freaking out." She is among four ...

'Living a dream': Thousands of Burmese refugees build community in south Tulsa  Tulsa World

Refugees from Myanmar (formerly Burma) have flooded into south Tulsa over the last decade, escaping poverty and religious persecution. There are, by some ...

Six decades after dropping out of Union High School, 77-year-old pastor fulfills lifelong goal of graduating  Tulsa World

Leo Johnson dropped out of school his senior year and spent the next 60 years living with regret. And according to him, it's all because of a misunderstanding.

Tulsa Volunteers Honored By 'Big Brother Big Sisters' Of Oklahoma  News On 6

A big brother and a big sister with Tulsa's Big Brothers Big Sisters organization have been named 'bigs of the year.'

Avery Margaret Shannon  Tulsa World

The Lord has received our precious daughter way too soon, Avery Shannon (17) was taken from us on May 25, 2018 in an ATV accident.

High school basketball: Collinsville ends 43-year drought with 64-46 victory over Rogers  Tulsa World

Peyton Dees scored 22 and Ethan Cole added 15 to lead the Cardinals to their first boys basketball state tournament berth since 1976.

Downtown Commons park opens in Jenks  Tulsa World

JENKS — City and Jenks Public Schools officials held a ribbon cutting and community festival on Saturday to celebrate the opening of the Downtown Commons ...

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