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  1. All You Need To Know About Boomfest Fireworks Show In JenksRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    ... are not allowed in public areas and not without a permit. Shooting fireworks without a permit will cost $149. The Jenks Police Department will have a command post in the parking lot near the bridge. They will be handing out coloring books and ...

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  2. Arkansas River Low-Water Dams May Not Make November BallotRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... would be along the river in Bixby, another in Sand Springs near the Highway 97 Bridge and a third near south Tulsa and Jenks. "Do you really want it now that you've thought about it and now that you know where the development might or might not ...

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  3. Jenks Rock And Rescue Event Connects Pets With New HomesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Saturday was a great day to get out and adopt a new best friend - or maybe two. The Rock and Rescue event took place at the Riverwalk in Jenks.

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  4. Four Named Preseason All-AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Osky News

    ... have been named to the USA College Football NAIA Preseason All-America team. Offensive lineman J.T. Dotson (Sr., Jenks, Okla., Business Management) and linebackers Isaac Samek (Sr., Bolivar, Mo., Industrial Technology) and Kevin Shrauger (Sr., Nixa, ...

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  5. Bixby High School Rounds Up Well-Known Names To Help Host Football CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    The camp hosted for lineman by lineman will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. both days and will be run by Bixby head coach and former Northeastern State University lineman Loren Montgomery. Alongside him to help assist the camp will be some well-known names in football, including Broken Arrow high school head football coach and ten-year NFL veteran David Alexander, Tulsa alumni and NFL veteran offensive lineman Jerry Ostroski, former Jenks Trojan and NFL center Sean Mahan, hall of fame offensive line coach Charley North and Oklahoma All-American and Arena veteran Bruce McClure.

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  6. WR/S Dillon Stoner Commits to CowboysRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Cowboys Ride For Free

    Oklahoma State picked up their eighth 2016 commit when Jenks 3-star WR/S Dillon Stoner announced his commitment to the Cowboys on his Twitter page earlier today. Stoner had offers from many D-I programs such as Arkansas, Texas Tech and Washington State, but decided to stay in-state and become a Cowboy.

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  7. Jenks 2016 WR/DB Dillon Stoner commits to Oklahoma StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | NewsOK.com

    Oklahoma State football received a commitment Wednesday from Class of 2016 wide receiver/defensive back Dillon Stoner of Jenks. Stoner , who announced his commitment via Twitter , didn't take long to make his decision, as he announced that he received an offer from the Cowboys on Friday.

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  8. New Jenks Medical Center Set To Open In JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    A new medical facility in Jenks will open its doors next month. Officials with the Bristow Medical Center say its new Jenks Center for Orthopaedic Reconstruction and Excellence brings 130 jobs in the community.

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  9. Broken Arrow town hall meeting to discuss Vision 2025 extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Fox 23

    The City of Broken Arrow will present to the public on Wednesday, June 24, 2015 a preliminary plan to extend Vision 2025. Earlier this year, city leaders from Bixby, Broken Arrow, Collinsville, Jenks, Owasso, Sand Springs, Skiatook and Tulsa announced plans to renew Vision 2025 and restructure the program so that projects are decided on and managed at the city, rather than the county level.

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  10. Arkansas River Dam Town Hall Meetings Set For June, JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... at the Hardesty Regional Library. The proposal includes four potential sites: Sand Springs, Zink, the South Tulsa/Jenks area and Bixby. The project would be paid for with half of the expiring vision 2025 sales tax for the next 11 years. The task ...

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  11. Tulsa has third-cheapest home insurance in state, study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | NewsOK.com

    New home construction continues in several areas of the Yorktown housing addition, off Elm and 128th St. in south Jenks, May 20, 2015. MICHAEL WYKE/Tulsa World Tulsa homeowners have something to cheer about, considering that the city has the third-cheapest homeowners insurance in the state, based on an analysis of 55 cities within Oklahoma by ValuePenguin.

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  12. Girls All-City tennis first-team capsulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | NewsOK.com

    ... at state, giving Henry one of her toughest matches in the semifinals. Rolled over opponents from powerhouse programs Jenks and Tulsa Kelley to claim the 6A No. 2 singles title and help Edmond North tie Jenks for the team title. Reaching the finals ...

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  13. Unlocked City Of Jenks Vehicles Taken By BurglarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Video shows three suspects go door to door, determining what equipment to take from the City of Jenks maintenance facility. The trooper thought it was weird to see James Cox driving a City of Jenks truck, with city lawn mowers.

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  14. Legislator Bobby Cleveland says OSSAA should allow prayer in playoff gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | NewsOK.com

    Teams meet at the 50 yard line for prayer prior to the Backyard Bowl, between Jenks and Union, at H.A. Chapman Stadium, on Friday, Sept. 9, 2011.

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  15. Peggy Lou Beck AllenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... he survives her today. Carl & Sheryl Daniels of Poteau, OK; Ruben & Penny Gise of Kiefer, OK; Barry & Cindy Brown of Jenks, OK; Jason & Janet Daves of Moberly, MO; Doyle & Joy Beck, Lee & Mary Crowe, and Dale & Jenni Beck of Godfrey, IL; and James & ...

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  16. Eufaula Man Arrested For Theft Of City Of Jenks EquipmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Authorities arrested an Eufaula man early Wednesday in connection with the theft of a City of Jenks truck and riding lawnmowers. Police said an Oklahoma Highway Patrol trooper spotted a City of Jenks pickup and trailer carrying two city riding lawnmowers parked on the eastbound shoulder of the Creek Turnpike at about 2:30 a.m. The trooper said a green Ford Explorer was attempting to hook up to the trailer.

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  17. OHP Recovers Stolen Jenks City Truck, Riding Lawn MowersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    The Oklahoma Highway Patrol has detained a man they stopped early Wednesday after he was spotted driving a stolen City of Jenks pickup pulling a trailer loaded with two city riding lawn mowers. A trooper said he stopped the pickup and trailer which was headed east on the Creek Turnpike just before 2:30 a.m. because it looked suspicious.

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  18. Dick Faurot Previews Free Fishing WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... make it a fun family event. Our expert fisherman Dick Faurot has a preview of Take Me Fishing Day. Veteran's Park in Jenks is just one of three locations that will be part of the Take Me Fishing Day, and according to John Kushnerick from Zebco, ...

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  19. High school students to present alternative energy project at national competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | NewsOK.com

    Jenks High School sophomores Becca Mackey , Hayden Hilst and Riya Kaul work Wednesday on an alternative energy project involving harnessing power from the movement of a revolving door for a U.S. Army-sponsored competition called eCybermission.A a a sJAMES GIBBARD/Tulsa World Becca Mackey, Riya Kaul and Hayden Hilst - all just out of ninth grade at Jenks - are headed to Baltimore later this month to present a project on an alternative energy source that they've been working on since November.

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  20. First look at plan to get, keep water in the Arkansas RiverRead the original story

    Friday Jun 5 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... c. The plan would be to build three new low-water dams in the river, one near Sand Springs, one in the south Tulsa/Jenks area and a third in Bixby. All this money would come from a 0.3 percent sales tax, which is half of the expiring Vision 2025 tax.

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