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15 year reunion class of 2001

June 6, 2016 by Tabitha Bryant (Register to contact)

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We are in the process of planning 15 year reunion class of 2001. If you would like to share memories or success stories let me know. You may contact Tabitha Bryant (918) 910-XXXX or use Facebook. Any photos would be appreciated.

Dexter Payne

February 3, 2013 by Charles Scribner (Register to contact)

Dexter is a County Commissioner for District #3 of Muskogee County

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Muskogee High celebrates homecoming | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Golden glitter on Phynix Coleman's gown and eyelids matched her smile Friday as she was crowned 2018 Muskogee High School homecoming queen.

New Muskogee High School policy could result in large fine for students  KOCO Oklahoma City

Students in Muskogee High School aren't too happy about a new lunch policy.

Muskogee Students Angry Over Fines For Absences  News On 6

Some students at Muskogee high school are upset over cuts to their time between classes and during lunch and the possibility of hefty fines for too many tardies ...

Muskogee High band members practice drills ahead of football season  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Muskogee High School band members held their instruments to their lips as they stepped forward, backward, sideways as a group.

Oklahoma high school to fine students for tardiness, missing class  Fox News

A high school in Oklahoma is cracking down on students for tardiness and missing class.

Muskogee High School students stage food drive | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Junior Myla Russell, Student Council Sponsor Micheal Rappe, and senior D'India Brown help with a Muskogee High School-driven food drive at the Muskogee ...

Season tickets, sports passes on sale at MHS  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Season tickets for Muskogee High School football can be purchased with check or exact cash at the athletic office, now located at Muskogee High School, ...

Muskogee School District to consider updating branding | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Muskogee Public Schools' new superintendent is seeking new ways to “brand” the district.

Muskogee Public Schools officials dispel myths about absences  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Muskogee Public Schools officials say they have resolved reported misunderstandings about how Muskogee High School deals with tardies and absences.

Band director to receive state award | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Muskogee High School Band Director Bruce Thompson has been named a recipient of the 2019 Exemplary Teacher Award by the Oklahoma Music Educators ...

Muskogee students take part in walkout | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

As scores of students walked out of Muskogee High School on Wednesday morning, Principal Kim Fleak called to them.

District's top students, educators honored | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Muskogee High School choir members sang “Don't Stop Believing” Thursday at the Superintendent's Academic Honors Awards Program. Those honored at the ...

Civil suit filed against Muskogee baseball coach, school district  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

A lawyer for Stephanie Flanary has filed a lawsuit against Muskogee High School baseball coach Johnny Hutchens and Muskogee Public Schools regarding the ...

School board votes to back teachers' walkout | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

A room full of Muskogee Public Schools teachers, employees and students applauded on Tuesday night when the Muskogee School Board affirmed support of a ...

Teachers, students express disappointment in state funding | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Muskogee High School students and teachers stayed after school Thursday afternoon, declaring their concern for state education funding.

City of Muskogee Foundation awards scholarships | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Twelve Muskogee area high school graduates received scholarships from the City of Muskogee Foundation, according to a news release.

Muskogee man joins OKC law firm | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

OKLAHOMA CITY — Muskogee native T. Lake Moore V, a 2011 graduate of Muskogee High School and son of Lake and Jennifer Moore, has joined the ...

Students post video of spiders on food tray  2 Works For You -

MUSKOGEE, Okla. -- Students post a disturbing video on social media of spiders all over their food tray at Muskogee High School.

'Launching' forward: MHS seniors celebrate moving into next stage of life  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Honored Muskogee High School seniors said they relished receiving awards and loving cups at Monday's senior awards ceremony.

Training to fill out FAFSA upcoming | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Muskogee High School will offer one-on-one sessions to help Muskogee Public Schools students fill out applications for Free Application for Federal Student Aid ...

Lee remembered for leadership skills | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

A love of poetry and the “ability to get things done” is how friends, former teachers and others remembered Lansing Lee on Wednesday. Lee, 65, died Sunday.

Apple no newcomer to Muskogee | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Marci Diaz Apple has been named advertising director of the Muskogee Phoenix.

Grads reminded success is theirs for the taking  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Classmates encouraged Muskogee High School seniors to blaze their own trails and aim with "success in mind" as they celebrated commencement Friday night.

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.

ICTC career counselor dies in South Africa | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Indian Capital Technology Center career counselor Beverly Wenninger Harmon died Wednesday while on a mission trip to South Africa, an ICTC spokeswoman ...

Muskogee native gives back through free seminar | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

High School students can learn how to seek and apply for scholarships at a free College Day seminar Saturday.

Stitt outlines need for appointment powers | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Republican gubernatorial candidate Kevin Stitt encountered a friendly audience Tuesday during a town hall meeting sponsored by the Young Republicans at ...

Muskogee police offer women free self-defense training  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Laura Holt said she felt a self-defense session she recently attended was worthwhile.

Pending questions: Coaches, ADs, administrators and even parents ponder the impact of SQ 788 on high school athletics  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

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Students celebrate diversity with Feast of Nations | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Muskogee High School Feast of Nations took place Thursday evening. Nine MHS clubs offered food from 12 countries to other students and adults to sample ...

Homecoming queen celebrates "happy day" | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Jaceia Colbert's little white gown shimmered as she was crowned Muskogee High School's 2018 basketball homecoming queen.

Connors to honor latest Hall of Famers in Saturday ceremony  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Former Connors State softball coach Rick Carbone is among nine selected as the Connors State College Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2018. Derek Nunn and ...

Quick 5: Dodgeball event to benefit A Soldier's Child Foundation  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Ryan Hardway, the general manager of the Children's Clinic in Muskogee, answers questions about the Inaugural Great American Dodgeball Festival, ...

Two Alice Robertson Junior High students arrested | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

A second student has been arrested in connection with a gun being found in a student's backpack at Muskogee's Alice Robertson Junior High on Wednesday, ...

MPS superintendent to retire after 12 years at helm  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Muskogee School Superintendent Mike Garde plans to retire after completing 12 years of *service* as the MPS head.

Quick 5: Candidates declare positions in District 13 race | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

One in a series featuring candidates who are competing during the 2018 election cycle. This article focuses on candidates for House District 13 — Jolene ...

Campaign mailer dusts up comments | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

A campaign mailer landing in mailboxes of voters in Oklahoma House District 14 left some scratching their heads and others crying foul.

Okie from Muskogee: Dunlap finds ways to enjoy life, work  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Aaron Dunlap keeps mementoes from his law enforcement career in a shadow box. He spent five and a half years with Muskogee County Sheriff's Department ...

MHS color guard member touts lessons learned | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Troy Buckhanan said he has been practicing his flag work for the Muskogee High School color guard for the past year. He said he has learned respect, loyalty ...

Sneed wins HD 14 contest; Frix cruises toward second term  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

A Fort Gibson insurance salesman who knocked off a five-term incumbent to win the Republican nomination beat a popular Muskogee High School educator ...

Teachers protest lack of funding | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Muskogee High School sophomore Mason Page holds an American flag while an MHS freshman holds a protest sign Thursday during an after-school protest.

MHS students teach younger students through JA in a Day  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Irving Elementary third-graders struggled to sound out a new word: En-tre-pre-neur.

ZOMAC School of Music completes move | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Muskogee's ZOMAC School of Music has experienced a growth spurt in recent weeks and for musicians and music lovers in the area that is a good thing.

Men strut, stumble in high heels to raise domestic violence awareness  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Muskogee County Sheriff Rob Frazier says he has a new respect for women after a trek down State Street in red, high-heeled shoes.

ICTC counselor dies in Africa | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Indian Capital Technology Center counselor Beverly Wenninger Harmon was on what friends called a "trip of a lifetime" to Africa when she died on Wednesday.

Splash for Thanksgiving: Muskogee swimmers resurrect MHS swim team  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

A group of Muskogee High swimmers will have something to be give thanks for Thursday.

Muskogee woman to celebrate 100th birthday | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Bernice Walker sits in her living room singing and clapping to a gospel song with her family as Moriah Nicholson, her great-great-granddaughter, plays along on ...

Okie from Muskogee: Blevins coaches, teaches, preaches | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Clayton “Big Dog” Blevins has the key to good preaching, teaching and coaching.

Legislative candidates field questions at forum | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Three of four candidates competing in two legislative elections of local interest took the opportunity Tuesday morning to stake out positions on several issues ...

Bacone hires new cross country coach, cancels volleyball season  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Bacone College announced a promotion, a hiring and a season cancellation Monday.

Fights reported at Muskogee High School | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

An undetermined number of student fights occurred at Muskogee High School on Friday morning.

McQueen's life revolves around children, art and music  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Hillary McQueen says her passions for painting and caring for children are intertwined.

Political newcomer snags GOP nomination for HD 14 seat  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Fort Gibson Republican Chris Sneed emerged victorious Tuesday night in his bid to unseat a five-term incumbent and win the party's nomination in the House ...

Rougher-turned-Razorback adjusts to position, coaching changes  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

When Muskogee High School's Kamren Curl signed with the University of Arkansas last year, he felt like he was heading into a stable situation.

Quick 5: GOP contenders address issues in advance of HD 14 runoff  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

George Faught of Muskogee and Chris Sneed of Fort Gibson are competing for the Republican nomination and an opportunity to represent Oklahoma House ...

ROTC program needs more members, official says | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Muskogee High School's Air Force Junior ROTC must recruit more members if it is to continue beyond the next few years, program officials said.

Hutchens to be Muskogee's new baseball coach | High School Sports |  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Muskogee's soon-to-be official head baseball coach will come out of the Love-Hatbox ranks. Johnny Hutchens, a Fort Gibson graduate and one-time Tampa Bay ...

Home school student wins Best of Show at science and engineering fair  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Muskogee Regional Science and Engineering Fair winners say they know how they'll use their prize money.

It was almost golden: Forty years hence, 1978 Rougher team will gather to remember the run  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

The bond ran through childhood and passed for a window of time through a season that folks from the day debate as to whether it was perhaps Muskogee's ...

Traditional Native games lead up to Cherokee National Holiday  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

People can test their skills at blowgun, cornstalk shooting and other competitions Saturday at the Traditional Native Games.

Muskogee Hall of Fame induction set for Friday, includes eight  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Muskogee High School will induct eight more people to its Athletic Hall of Fame on Friday night during halftime of the football contest against Tulsa Washington.

Fleak to serve as MHS principal | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Irving Elementary Principal Kim Fleak has been chosen Muskogee High School principal. The Muskogee Board of Education voted Tuesday to reassign Fleak to ...

BIZ BEAT: Okmulgee activity, chicken on a stick and more planned  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

West Okmulgee Avenue is seeing some new business activity, according to signs of the times. Those include a new marquee up at the corner of 17th and ...

MLT presents 'Shrek: The Musical, Jr.' | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Nearly 70 youngsters take a twisted look at fairy tales in “Shrek The Musical Jr.”

Quick 5: HD 14 Dems cite budget woes as greatest threat  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

One in a series featuring candidates who are competing during the 2018 election cycle. This article focuses on Jack Reavis and Joshua Casarez, Democratic ...

1967 time capsule unearthed | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Central High School classmates planned for the future when they placed a time capsule in their new school 50 years ago. However, Class of 1967 member Lee ...

Muskogee High School band collecting blankets for hurricane survivors  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

The Pride of Muskogee high school band is collecting blankets this week to send to Texas with water donations in an effort to assist those who have lost their ...

Muskogee teenager chosen by NASCAR Development Program | Sports  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

There are two sports that are significant in Kaylee Bryson's life.

Class of 2017 prepared to make a difference | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Muskogee High School Seniors were reminded of their legacy Friday night at the Class of 2017 Commencement.

Fab Lab manager wants to see lab get more use  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Laser engravers, plasma cutters and 3-D printers are available again at Muskogee Public Schools Fab Lab — and a new manager is there to help users.

Muskogee native Jacobe Smith adjusting to wrestling at Division I  Stillwater News Press

Jacobe Smith still wonders what life could have been like if he jumped straight from Muskogee High School to wrestle for the greatest Division I college wrestling ...

Okie from Muskogee: JaCorie Maxwell sees order in career, life  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Muskogee High School earth science teacher Ja'Corie Maxwell uses the latest technology to teach about rocks, oceans and climate.

Grant funds, alumni band help provide instruments to students in need  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

A love of music is the bond that has kept the Muskogee Alumni Community Band together for years.

Quick 5: GOP candidates cite education, budget as top issues  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

One in a series featuring candidates who are competing during the 2018 election cycle. This article focuses on Jon Shaw, George Faught and Chris Sneed, ...

Muskogee First United Methodist Church youth learn while on trip  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Youth from Muskogee First United Methodist Church learned home-building skills while helping others during a July mission trip.

Muskogee DC brings new attitude to Roughers | Local Sports  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

On the surface, Jason Sexton seems like a nice guy. But in talking with him there's one word that might describe Muskogee High School's new defensive ...

Okie from Muskogee: Mondaine enjoys music, motivation | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Jermaine Mondaine shows his love of music and commitment to the community by serving as president of the Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame board. He said he ...

Bond Paying Off As Muskogee High School Expands  News On 6

Muskogee High School is expanding with several building projects thanks to a recently passed bond issue for the construction. One building, opening up this ...

MHS homecoming queen crowned at assembly | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Muskogee 2017 Homecoming Queen Imari Freeman wanted a special look for her coronation, so she braided her hair.

Muskogee student claims bullying after video of attack at school surfaces  2 Works For You -

Parents are concerned for their daughter's safety after a video surfaced of an attack at Muskogee High School.

Former AG Drew Edmondson seeking governor's office | Local News  Theadanews

Drew Edmondson has a long record of public *service* starting with his *service* in the U.S. Navy, which included a tour of duty in Vietnam.

Muskogee Mom Says Sexual Assault Of Son Is Being Swept Under Rug  News On 6

A Muskogee mom says her son was sexually assaulted at a school function and claims the school is trying to sweep it under the rug.

Lake Area UW recognizes top volunteers, firms for support  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Arvest Bank was the recipient of the Lake Area United Way's "Spirit of United Way" award at Friday's annual meeting. Receiving the honor for Arvest Bank are ...

Twin charged in brother's death | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Charges against Kyle Joseph Vannortwick have been upgraded to first-degree murder after his twin brother, Adam Vannortwick, died of injuries sustained in an ...

MUSKOGEE PUBLIC SCHOOLS: AFJROTC students present Colors at veterans' memorial  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

The Muskogee High School AFJROTC Color Guard presented the Colors for a memorial ceremony at the Jack C. Montgomery VA Medical Center during a ...

Teachers spend part of summer in class | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Many Muskogee teachers opted to use part of their summer vacation training to use project-based learning in their classrooms by attending a three-day ...

Candlelight vigil set tonight for MHS grad Donovan Caldwell  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Muskogee High School students are organizing a candlelight vigil tonight in honor of a recent graduate who died in a wreck with four friends Sunday night.

MPS honors top students | Local News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Dozens of students in Muskogee Public Schools are recognized at an honors ceremony for making top grades in their classes. The event is not as lavish as in ...

Instructor hopes to expand home construction class | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Muskogee High School junior Bradey Tingel watches a pattern take shape while using a computerized wood etcher.

Seniors earned more than $3 million in scholarships | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Muskogee High School math teacher Blane Burge has a special connection with this year's MHS math award recipient.

Rougher football to be streamed live Friday | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Muskogee High School football will be live-streamed through GameView this season, beginning with Friday's game vs. McAlester at 7 p.m..

MHS production of "The Little Mermaid" begins Friday  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

A land-locked cast goes “Under the Sea” in the Muskogee High School production of Disney's “The Little Mermaid.” MHS will present the musical at 7:30 p.m. ...

Muskogee student to attend Ronald Reagan Student Leadership Program  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Camryn Runyan, a junior at Muskogee High School, has been accepted to the 2017 Ronald Reagan Student Leadership Program this summer. The week-long ...

10 receive City of Muskogee Foundation scholarships | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

The City of Muskogee Foundation has awarded $240000 in scholarships to 10 area high school students for the fifth consecutive year. Each student will receive ...

Muskogee High School honor roll | Local News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Muskogee High School has announced their first semester honor rolls. Superintendent's Honor Roll — Thorin Jacob Alexander Adams, Sarah Elisabeth Allen, ...

Police search for suspect in armed robbery at Taco Bell  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

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Mayor seeks fourth term | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Mayor Bob Coburn, who is seeking re-election in the 2018 mayoral contest, answers five questions about himself and why he is competing in the Feb.

From struggling student to teacher | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Video and broadcasting teacher Shane Stewart says he doesn't like cameras trained on him.

Trivia Night draws crowd | News  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Friday night's event at the Muskogee Civic Center had a level of importance far exceeding any trivial value.

Former MLK center director Lansing Lee dies

Former Muskogee Martin Luther King Center director Lansing Lee died yesterday. He was 65.

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