Cherokee County Newswire

Cherokee County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Cherokee County, OK.

Results 1 - 20 of 127 in Cherokee County, OK

  1. Tribal Council approves board member reappointments, donation of surplus equipmentRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 14 | Cherokee Nation

    ... Action Association in Sequoyah County, Sequoyah County Boys & Girls Club, Calvary Indian Baptist Church in Cherokee County, the Jeremiah Foundation in Adair County, the Set Free Ministries in Sequoyah County, Marble City Food Pantry in Sequoyah ...

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  2. Grandparents murdered on Christmas 200726 mins agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 3 | KJRH

    ... "There's information that would lead me to believe that more than one person was involved," said Cherokee County District Attorney Jack Thorp. "I mean, they're like family to everybody, you know? Just good people," one man told 2 Works for You in ...

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  3. Grandparents murdered on Christmas 2007 It's been almost 10 years...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 3 | KJRH

    ... "There's information that would lead me to believe that more than one person was involved," said Cherokee County District Attorney Jack Thorp. "I mean, they're like family to everybody, you know? Just good people," one man told 2 Works for You in ...

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  4. 18-month-old boy in roadway struck by car and killed Thursday in Cherokee CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 27 | NewsOK.com

    An 18-month-old boy on a county road was struck by a car and killed Thursday in Cherokee County, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reports. About 5 p.m. Thursday, the boy was struck by a car on county road 801 just south of Tahlequah.

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  5. Cherokee County Toddler Struck, Killed On County RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 27 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says an 18-month-old child which was struck on a Cherokee County road Thursday afternoon has died. The OHP report stated the toddler, who was not identified, walked in front of a westbound car.

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  6. Detectives: Woman impersonates nurse to steal from nurses at assistedaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 25 | WSB-TV

    CHEROKEE COUNTY, Ga. - Cherokee County sheriff's detectives are looking for a woman they say impersonated a nurse to steal from real nurses at a local assisted living center.

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  7. Slain Cherokee County Man's Family Speaks OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Family members of a man who was shot and killed by his girlfriend in Cherokee County are talking for the first time. A brother, a good friend and a loving father - that's how Jerry Faglie describes his younger brother, 33-year-old Jeremy Faglie, whose fiance shot and killed him Tuesday morning following a domestic dispute.

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  8. Cherokee Nation Fights Oklahoma's Opioid CrisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    There's 37,000 in Cherokee County and last year 4.8 million opioid pills were shipped into the county. That's one of the many reasons that the attorney general of Cherokee Nation wants to put a stop to the growing problem affecting many Cherokee families in Oklahoma.

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  9. Man dead, woman arrested after fatal Cherokee County shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | Fox 23

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  10. Woman Arrested After Fatal Cherokee County ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    One woman was arrested in Cherokee County after deputies say she shot and killed the man she was living with. According to the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office, deputies responded to a shooting victim at the Tahlequah hospital just before 6:00 Tuesday morning.

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  11. 4 Tulsa Men Apprehended For Poaching Illinois River FishRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Four men from Tulsa were ticketed with a dozen citations totaling more than $3,000 after a Cherokee County game warden busted them illegally netting the river for fish. Pau Mang, 39, Pau Khai, 34, Cin Mang, 37, and Awn Thang, 40, were apprehended October 14 after Cherokee County Game Warden Brady May spotted them "gill netting downstream" at a public access site on the Illinois River.

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  12. OHP mapping scene of deadly crash in Cherokee CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2017 | Fox 23

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  13. Funerals Continue For NSU Crash VictimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2017 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Family and friends will say their goodbyes to two of the NSU students killed in a crash in Cherokee County on Sunday, September September 17th. Lily Murphy's service will be at 3 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in her hometown of Gentry, Arkansas.

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  14. Family, Friends Remember NSU Student Killed In Cherokee County CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Visitation services were held Wednesday for one of the five Northeastern State University students who was killed in a crash this weekend in Cherokee County. "You don't want to believe the reality of it.

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  15. Services Set For 5 NSU Students Killed In WreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Services are planned for the five Northeastern State University students who died September 17, 2017, in a Cherokee County crash. Donovan Caldwell, Jessica Swartwout, Drake Wells, Lily Murphy and Rhianna Seely died when the truck they were in plunged over a rural bridge near Tahlequah, OHP said.

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  16. Deadly Cherokee County Crash: Officials Push For Sooner Start Date On Bridge ReplacementRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... can do to speed up the process of replacing it. "I wasn't with these kids; I don't know what happened," said Cherokee County Undersheriff Jason Chennault. "From what my deputies tell me, they believe they were just unfamiliar with the road." Welling ...

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  17. Family, Friends, NSU Campus Impacted By Loss Of 5 StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... are available to any students who need it after the car the five students were in plummeted off a bridge in Cherokee County. The loss of 18-year-old Donovan Caldwell, 18-year-old Jessica Swartwout, 19-year-old Drake Wells, 18-year-old Lily Murphy, ...

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  18. Friends, classmates honor 5 teens killed in tragic car accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    Hundreds gathered to pay their respects to five students who died when a pickup crashed into a river in Cherokee County. Friends say 18-year-old Donovan Caldwell, 18-year-old Jessica Swartwout, 19-year-old Drake Wells, 18-year-old Lily Murphy and 18-year-old Autumn Seely were out celebrating Wells' 19th birthday on Sunday.

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  19. NSU Remembers Students Killed In CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... and Rhianna Seely died when their pickup crashed through a guardrail and drove off of Welling Bridge in Cherokee County. Many students tonight told me that the five killed were incredibly outgoing and that they will remember the fun memories they ...

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  20. Former Gentry Student Killed In Car Wreck Remembered By Cheer CoachRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | 5NEWSonline.com

    Gentry Cheer Coach Joni Wilson said she was shocked early Monday morning after she learned of the death of one of her former cheerleaders Lily Murphy. Murphy is one of five people who died Sunday night after the truck they were in crashed through a guardrail and off a bridge in Cherokee County, Oklahoma.

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