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OSU releases honor roll

A total of 8,004 students were named to the 2020 fall semester honor rolls at Oklahoma State University in Stillwater, including 3,449 students named to the President’s Honor Roll for earning an A grade in all their courses. Full-time undergraduate students who completed 12 or more hours with a grade point average of 4.00 made…

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Students named to THS honor roll

The Timberlake High School released their fall semester honor roll. They are as follows: Superintendent’s Honor Roll • Summer Finney, Lindsay Olson, Joel Pecha, Hailey Phillips, Amaya Ullrich, Jacob Diller, Greysan Ioerger, Ethan Jenlink, Colten Lormand, Jack McCoy, Carver Sands, Cade Severin, Emma Curry, Karleigh Decker, Kinlie Judd, Merric Judd, Hannah Wear, Pete Gwinn and…

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BHS releases first semester honor roll

Burlington Junior High and High School released their first semester honor rolls. They are as follows: Superintendent’s Honor Roll: • High School: Paden Allen, Savannah Granados, Karlie Heatherman, Nancy Klippenstein, McKenzie Olson, Alyssa Russell, Kayli Stewart, Logan Stewart and Sterling Stewart. • Junior High: Riley Dowell, Haylee Jantz and Ranee Russell. Principal’s Honor Roll •…

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Burlington hires maintenance staff

The Burlington Board of Education met at 6 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 7 for a special meeting. The meeting was called to order with Terry Graham, Robert Hill, April Kisling, T.J. Rockenbach and Aaron Smith present. The agenda was approved as part of the minutes to start the meeting. At 6:06 p.m. the board convened into…

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Dr. Evans announces retirement

After serving 10 years as Northern Oklahoma College president, Dr. Cheryl Evans announced her plans to retire effective June 30, 2021. “After much reflection over the winter break, I determined that the timing is right for my personal life and the life of this historic 120-year-old college,” Evans said. “In the back of my mind,…

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Aline-Cleo holds January meeting

Members of the Aline-Cleo School Board met for their regular monthly meeting Jan. 6, with members Brian Ryel, Leroy Ramey and Kolby Thomas present. The meeting was called to order at 7 p.m. and first order of business was approving the minutes of the Dec. 2, 2020 regular meeting. Approval of the 2021-22 school calender…

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Cherokee hires superintendent

The Cherokee Public School Special Board Meeting was called to order at 7 p.m., January 11 by Board President Kory Littlefield. Following the Pledge of Allegiance and invocation, Bryce Schanbacher recognized the Board of Education for School Board Appreciation Month with certificates for each member. During discussion regarding the items on the consent agenda, Schanbacher…

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Happenings at Burlington High School and Elementary School

Burlington students worked together to collect more than 388 items to donate to the Cherokee Food Bank. The food drive was sponsored by the Student Council and FCA. Pictured are (from left): Paden Allen, Vice President of FCA, Preston Paschall, President of FCA, Alyssa Russell, President of Student Council and Kayli Stewart, Vice President of…

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Cherokee and Timberlake FFA members compete in competition

Three students from the Timberlake FFA Chapter placed third overall at the 2020 American Farmers & Ranchers (AFR) Livestock Handling Contest held at Oklahoma National Stockyards in Oklahoma City Dec. 11. Joel Pecha, Ethan Jenlink and Jacob Diller competed against other FFA students from across Oklahoma to claim a top spot at the statewide contest.…

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BHS’s funky freshman class

BY MAKAYLA MCCULLOUGH Burlington’s freshmen class did not get to have a traditional eighth grade promotion last year because of the coronavirus.  They expected this year to be stressful and different, but they were excited about being in high school. They made the best with the cards they were dealt by staying positive and safe;…

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