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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.

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 ...

Police investigate after body found near Jenks High School  KFOR Oklahoma City

JENKS, Okla. - A body has been found Sunday near Jenks High School. According to Fox 23, the body was found at about noon on train tracks around North ...

What It Will Take For Jenks Public School Teachers To End Their Walkout  News On 6

Teachers at Jenks Public Schools announced Monday what it will take for its teachers to end the walkout and return to class.

High schools: Jenks selects Keith Riggs as head football coach  Tulsa World

Jenks High School announced Friday it will promote Keith Riggs to head football coach, pending approval at its regularly scheduled board meeting at 5 p.m. ...

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.

'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.

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 ...

Jenks Public Schools Support Staff Feeling Effects Of Walkout  News On 6

Jenks Public Schools will be out again Monday, which means another day support staff employees won't work.

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 ...

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 ...

Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame: Allan Trimble reunited Jenks and built powerhouse

Legendary Jenks football coach Allan Trimble was hired in 1996 with no experience, but his character helped build the state's biggest powerhouse.

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.

Update: Jenks' Allan Trimble's official retirement date is June 30  Tulsa World

Update: Jenks Public Schools announced some details Wednesday morning on Allan Trimble's retirement. Trimble's retirement will officially take effect June 30, ...

Backyard Bowl guest column: There's history still in the dirt where Union once hosted Jenks  Tulsa World

As football fans don their school colors and head to the H.A. Chapman Stadium for the rivalry game between Union High School and Jenks High School on ...

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) ...

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 ...

Jenks pom staging 20th annual fashion show | Scenelatest  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 ...

Jenks Students On Board To Stop Bullying  News On 6

More students are opening up to talk about bullying.

Jenks High School football player is honored by team after beating cancer  KTUL

JENKS, Okla. (KTUL) - Over the years, Jenks High School has had many football heroes, but their latest hasn't been on the field for about a year. Jackson Jacks ...

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 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 ...

Jenks' Latham looking to follow in father's footsteps

Brady Latham is an offensive lineman for Jenks high school, standing at 6-foot-5 and 287 pounds. His father, Bob Latham, played center for the University of ...

High schools: Jenks approves Keith Riggs as head football coach  Tulsa World

JENKS — Keith Riggs is officially the Jenks head football coach after being approved by the Board of Education during its regularly scheduled meeting Monday.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 Head Football Coach Allan Trimble To Retire  News On 6

Jenks High School Head Football Coach Allan Trimble announced his retirement Thursday, April 12.

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

Jenks boys and girls swim teams sweep Frontier Valley Conference meet  Tulsa World

JENKS — Diego Henao put his Jenks swim teams through a tough few days of practice before the second semester began. That extra work paid off on Tuesday.

Bill Haisten: In an understated coronation, Keith Riggs takes over at Jenks  Tulsa World

About 45 minutes into the Monday meeting of the Board of Education, there was a routine acknowledgement that 52-year-old Keith Riggs had been approved as ...

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.

Photo 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 ...

Photo Gallery: Jenks High School prom | Slideshows  Tulsa World

Jenks prom activities at the Glenpool Conference Center in Glenpool, OK on 4/22/17. BRETT ROJO/For the Tulsa World. Brett Rojo. Facebook · Twitter · SMS ...

Photo gallery: National Merit Scholarship semifinalists from northeast Oklahoma for 2019  Tulsa World

Officials of National Merit Scholarship Corp. this week announced about 16000 semifinalists in the 64th annual National Merit Scholarship Program, including 72 ...

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 ...

Controversial Sex-Ed. Seminar Speaker Won't Return To Jenks Schools  News On 6

A speaker at a sex-ed. seminar in Jenks caused such an uproar that the school district said she'll never be back.

TU basketball, football programs partnering with Trimble Strong Foundation  Tulsa World

This week, the University of Tulsa is teaming up with former Jenks coach Allan Trimble to increase awareness of ALS and raise money for the Trimble Strong ...

Seahawks snapper and former Jenks standout Tyler Ott honors mother, March of Dimes with custom cleats

Tyler Ott will wear special cleats to commemorate the March of Dimes when the Seattle Seahawks host the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday.

Photo gallery: TU, OU, OSU and Oklahoma high school players on NFL playoff team rosters  Tulsa World

The 2019 NFL playoff season is underway. Keep an eye out for these former Tulsa Golden Hurricane, Oklahoma Sooners, Oklahoma State Cowboys and ...

Family, friends mourn loss of Oklahoma sisters killed in car accident  KFOR Oklahoma City

JENKS, Okla. - Family members and friends are mourning the loss of two Oklahoma girls who died in a car accident. Authorities say 11-year-old Maddie ...

Bomb threat reported at Jenks High School  KTUL

JENKS, Okla. - A spokesperson with Jenks Schools has confirmed a bomb threat was made at the high school.According to Bonnie Rogers, the school followed ...

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 ...

'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 ...

Jenks High School film students win 11 prizes in national C-SPAN documentary competition  Tulsa World

Clifton Raphael's documentary film students have garnered 11 prizes in the C-SPAN StudentCam competition — the most winners Raphael's class has ever had ...

Oklahoma man accused of meeting teen online, selling her for sex  KFOR Oklahoma City

TULSA, Okla. - A convicted felon is back behind bars after he allegedly used social media to prey upon local teenagers. Officials say Michael Allen Brown is ...

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 ...

Six area educators among 12 Oklahoma Teacher of the Year finalists announced Thursday  Tulsa World

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Joy Hofmeister on Thursday announced the names of 12 finalists for Oklahoma Teacher of the Year today.

Photo gallery: Broken Arrow wins 2018 Oklahoma Bandmasters Association Championship  Tulsa World

Six area high school marching bands competed Saturday in the 6A Oklahoma Bandmasters Association championships in Broken Arrow. In addition to the host ...

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.

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 ...

Tulsa teenager dies after utility vehicle crash in Delaware County  Tulsa World

A 17-year-old Tulsa girl died Friday night after the utility vehicle in which she was riding overturned on a golf cart path in near Grove, Oklahoma.

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.

Jenks Senior Accepted Into All 8 Ivy League Universities  News On 6

It's not unusual for outstanding high school students to be accepted by one of the eight Ivy League universities. But, one Jenks High School senior has been ...

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 ...

Tuttle advances to title game  Chickasha Express Star

JENKS — With their lead down to three in the fourth quarter, the Tuttle Tigers needed to make a play.

Former OMA coach 'Red' Rogers to receive President's Award in June 9 ceremony  Claremore Daily Progress

High school coaching record 148-63-8. State runner-up 1961, 1971, 1976. OMA coaching record 29-21-2. National Juco runner-up in 1963. Lt. Col. Clifford ...

Jenks Upgrading Football Facilities  News On 6

Jenks High School's Hunter-Dwelley Stadium is undergoing renovations before football season begins.

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 ...

Former Jenks football player, Reese Leitao, arrested for allegedly selling prescription drugs  2 Works For You -

A former Jenks football player was arrested Tuesday after allegedly selling and distributing prescription drugs.

'Disciplinary Problem' Leads To Lockdown For Jenks High School  News On 6

It's the end of the school day, but the few remaining students at Jenks High School have been placed on lockdown after a disciplinary problem with a student.

Art educator from Yukon named Oklahoma Teacher of the Year for 2019  Tulsa World

She was in her second year of teaching in 2013 when an EF-5 tornado tore through the Plaza Towers Elementary School in Moore, killing seven students.

A 'big' step for one of America's largest Churches of Christ  Christian Chronicle

In “Hoosiers,” one of Mitch Wilburn's all-time favorite movies, a small-town high school basketball team beats all odds to advance to the Indiana state ...

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 ...

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 ...

2018 Foundation of Excellence Awards: Ryan Zhu | Archive  Tulsa World

Jenks High School. An Advanced Placement Scholar, Zhu is a National Merit finalist and Presidential Scholar candidate. He is captain of the high school speech ...

Jenks Graduates Most National Merit Scholars In School History  News On 6

This class at Jenks is graduating more National Merit Scholars this year than ever before in school history – boasting a total of 20 National Merit Scholars.

Academic All-Stater from Jenks runs hedge fund out of his bedroom  Tulsa World

Greg Lucas is Texas Christian University-bound to major in economics and mathematics but sees finance as a means to an end – helping others.

Area districts announce shutdowns Tuesday in support of teacher walkout that brought thousands to Capitol  Tulsa World

The thousands of teachers protesting Monday came despite the Oklahoma Legislature passing a pay raise last week, which the Oklahoma Education ...

Million-Dollar Park Coming To Jenks Main Street  News On 6

Main Street in Jenks is about to get much greener. The city council approved a million-dollar park this week on land owned by Jenks Public Schools.

Death notices published Monday, May 28, 2018 | Death Notices  Tulsa World

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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 ...

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

JENKS — High school students in Jenks can now access textbooks and assignments online while learning technology to help them make the transition to ...

High school notebook: Regent Prep runners Ellie Gilbreath, Natalia Cleveland lead way at Southern Stampede  Tulsa World

Cross Country. Success at Stampede. Regent Prep's Ellie Gilbreath and Natalia Cleveland led the way as several Oklahoma runners put on impressive ...

Tuttle set to face Poteau in semifinal matchup  Chickasha Express Star

The Tuttle Tigers and Poteau Pirates both enter the Class 4A semifinals at 12-0 and will face off on Friday at Jenks High School. The game is set to start at 7 p.m..

Review: Society is impressive new hangout for burgers, local beers  Tulsa World

The restaurant is located in a comfortable setting next to Hideaway Pizza on Cherry Street.Related: 43 Tulsa restaurants with at least 4-star reviews by critic Scott ...

Walkout day 8: Some teachers vowing to continue as OEA signals possible end to work stoppage  Tulsa World

OEA tells teachers that 95 percent of its funding request has been secured.Tulsa Public Schools closed Thursday; area districts divided on whether to ...

Football star Garrett Mills takes unusual journey to new restaurant career  Tulsa World

The former Jenks and TU football star played in the NFL and worked for Goldman Sachs before changing his career path with Rib Crib.

Teacher walkout: Area students talk about what was achieved, the state of public education  Tulsa World

BTW senior Jack Roberts: "It was a large demand, what the teachers were asking overall. But what a really awesome opportunity it gave the legislature to ... flip ...

Girls basketball: Jadyn Byrd scores 14 in her Jenks debut, helps lead 65-43 win over Enid  Tulsa World

Jadyn Byrd was such a big hit in her first few weeks around Jenks High School that it seemed only right that her first basketball game with the Trojans would.

Dozens of Tulsa-area students named National Merit Scholarship finalists  Tulsa World

At least 48 area semifinalists advanced to the next stage of the 63rd annual competition.Photo gallery: 63 Tulsa-area students named National Merit Scholarship ...

'The Voice' standout Brian Nhira hosting hometown Oklahoma Christmas show

TULSA - Tulsa singer Brian Nhira, a standout competitor on Season 10 of NBC's Emmy Award-winning show “The Voice,” will host his third annual hometown ...

Championship Friday: Owasso snaps Jenks-Union hold on big-school title; BTW wins 6AII crown  Tulsa World

6AI: Owasso 21, Union 14, FThe Owasso defense intercepted Union at the goal line in the final minute to beat the Redskins and snap the Jenks-Union 21-year ...

The evolution of Jenks turned sleepy town into prosperous suburb  Tulsa World

Jenks officials have used two guiding principles in reshaping a sleepy little town into Tulsa's most prosperous suburb: always striving to make the town worthy of ...

High school students to be charged as adults in alleged sex assault case  Tulsa World

Corbin Allen West and Jacob Krey Davis are accused of assaulting a girl who was reportedly unconscious following a night of alcohol consumption on Sept. 18.

Man arrested in Green Country sex trafficking case  KOKI FOX 23

TULSA, Okla. - QUICK FACTS: Tulsa police confirm Michael Allen Brown met with a 17-year-old Jenks girl, convinced her to take drugs and sold her to men for ...

OSSAA sets date, locations for state semifinals

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association is making Black Friday more entertaining. Every high school football playoff game next week will be ...

High school football, Week 12: Stillwater knocks off defending champ Booker T. Washington to reach 6AII final  Tulsa World

The Pioneers improved to 12-0 for the first time in school history and tied a school record for wins in a season.

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 ...

John Klein: 'Little' golf tournament now million-dollar fundraiser for ALS  Tulsa World

The Par 3 ShootOut Golf Tournament, which has been held primarily at LaFortune Park's par-3 course over the years, is an example of Tulsa's generosity.

Oklahoma's Isaac Gilton a part of eSports history, selected in first NBA 2K League draft

Seven years ago, Isaac Gilton was just a 13-year-old playing Xbox in Jenks. Now, he's a professional NBA 2K player -- the only one from Oklahoma out of 102 ...

» News » Sport Promoted to new Bruin Football Coach  Bartlesville Radio

Bartlesville High School has selected a new head football coach. Jason Sport will be promoted from within the staff to become the ninth head coach in Bruin ...

Marching Indians 'Rise Above' at BOA competition  Kingsport Times News

KINGSPORT — The Dobyns-Bennett High School competitive marching band left Wednesday afternoon about 1:30 on six chartered buses headed for Grand ...

Craig Eiland  Tulsa World

Thomas Craig Eiland celebrated his 67th birthday on November 6th and died peacefully in Tulsa two days later on November 8, 2018. Craig courageously ...

A coach's real success  Christian Chronicle

JENKS, Okla. — When Jenks High School went looking for a football coach in 1996, the large district in suburban Tulsa took a chance on a former assistant ...

Thomas Edward Rogers IV  Tulsa World

Thomas (Tom) Edward Rogers IV, 57, realtor/broker and resident of Tulsa, passed away Monday, June 18, 2018, in Sapulpa, Oklahoma. He was born ...

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