Creek County Newswire

Creek County Newswire

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

Results 1 - 20 of 190 in Creek County, OK

  1. OHP Releases Name Of Woman Hit, Killed On Turner TurnpikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... continues to investigate the fatality incident and Redding's condition at the time it happened. We're told the Creek County District Attorney's office will decide if any charges will be filed. Oklahoma's Own Newson6.com is proud to provide ...

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  2. Judge refuses to dismiss rape charge against ex-trooperRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | Cybercast News Service

    A judge has refused to dismiss a second-degree rape charge against a former Oklahoma Highway Patrolman accused of assaulting three women during traffic stops. Creek County Judge Douglas Golden rejected claims by Eric Roberts' attorneys Thursday that the sexual act cited by the charge was consensual.

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  3. Large Payne County fire started as small brush burnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Investigators said a fire that burned more than 400 acres across Payne and Creek counties last week started as a controlled brush fire. { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName [0]; if ) return; js = d.createElement ; js.id = id; js.src = fjs.parentNode.insertBefore ;} ); One week ago a wildfire ravaged parts of Creek and Payne Counties.

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  4. Texas, Tulsa County Point Fingers About Eufaula Bank Robber's ReleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... himself in a shootout with law enforcement. A jury sentenced Norris to 60 years for a forceful robbery in Creek County. That sentence was to run concurrently with a 10-year sentence for robbery in Tulsa County. Texas says it has no documents on ...

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  5. Creek County to receive custom trucks with Hurricane Sandy grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    More Federal disaster assistance is coming to Creek County to help recoup some of the costs from the large wildfires that took place in 2012.

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  6. Creek County dumping costing taxpayersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Creek County roads are littered with illegally dumped items Crews went out at least 5 times over one weekend to clean up trash and again Tuesday morning The illegal dumping costs money that could be used for road improvement Creek County crews may no longer be able to keep up with illegal dumping, and the act puts other county projects at risk. FOX23 Naomi Keitt went out with crews as they cleaned up trash across the area, at least the sixth time since Friday that they have been out there.

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  7. in Re: Minor Child G.V.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | FindLaw

    J. Travis Barnett, Hood and Barnett, P.L.L.C., Tulsa, Oklahoma, for Appellant. Max Cook, District Attorney of Creek County, Kelly Allen, Assistant District Attorney, Sapulpa, Oklahoma, for Appellee.

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  8. Mental illness followed Eufaula banker's killer to OklahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | NewsOK.com

    Years before Cedric Norris killed a community leader in Eufaula 10 days ago, he had spent nearly eight months in the Creek County Jail, where records paint a disturbing picture of a man whose life of crime and mental illness ended in rural Oklahoma. On the morning of Jan. 21, Norris shot Bank of Eufaula President Randy Peterson in the stomach, took customer Julie Huff hostage and tried to use her as a human shield in a shootout following a police chase.

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  9. Creek County Fire Spreading Quickly In Strong WindsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... flames on Friday afternoon. There is a red flag warning in effect for several counties in our area, including Creek County. Oklahoma's Own Newson6.com is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the stories, ...

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  10. 'The communication failed': Why the Eufaula killer was wrongfully freed from prison twiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | NewsOK.com

    The man who died in a police shootout after robbing the Bank of Eufaula and killing its president Jan. 21 had been released from Texas prisons twice despite having a 60-year prison term to serve in Oklahoma, a Tulsa World analysis has found. Officials from Creek and Tulsa counties, as well as the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, maintain that they correctly followed procedure to get Cedric Lamont Norris into their custody to serve sentences for multiple robbery, burglary and property theft convictions he received in at least five counties among two states.

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  11. Eufaula bank robbery suspect released from prison by mistakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | KXII-TV Sherman

    ... jewelry store robberies in Oklahoma and Texas. In December of that year, he was moved to Tulsa County and then Creek County, both in Oklahoma, for trials. He was sentenced to 10 years in prison for a Tulsa jewelry store robbery and 60 years for a ...

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  12. Bank robbery suspect's release from prison was mistakeRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 23 | My Mother Lode

    ... jewelry store robberies in Oklahoma and Texas. In December of that year, he was moved to Tulsa County and then Creek County, both in Oklahoma, for trials. He was sentenced to 10 years in prison for a Tulsa jewelry store robbery and 60 years for a ...

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  13. Suspect In Deadly Eufaula Bank Robbery Released From Prison By MistakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... jewelry store robberies in Oklahoma and Texas. In December of that year, he was moved to Tulsa County and then Creek County, both in Oklahoma, for trials. He was sentenced to 10 years in prison for a Tulsa jewelry store robbery and 60 years for a ...

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  14. Eufaula bank robber released from Texas prison by mistake, records showRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | NewsOK.com

    He had been released from a Texas prison in March 2012, even though he still had to complete a 60-year prison sentence and 10-year prison sentence in Oklahoma, records show. Tulsa County and Creek County officials are putting the blame on the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, the agency that runs that state's prisons.

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  15. Eufaula Bank Robber: Long Criminal History, Stole SUV By Beating Texas ClerkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... as well. Norris, a career criminal, was accused of robbing a Sapulpa jewelry store and was convicted in 2006. A Creek County jury sentenced him to 60 years in prison. Court records show he appealed the case and won. The appeals court sent the case ...

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  16. Thieves target 10 mail boxes in one nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    We've learned investigators in Creek County are searching for thieves, who recently targeted 10 mail boxes in one night. The incident happened near West 61st Street South and South 97th West Avenue.

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  17. Sapulpa area house engulfed in flamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    The resident was able to get out of the house with no injury, but Creek County EMS was also on the scene.

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  18. OK Creek County Sheriff Offers Discount to CCW ApplicantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | AmmoLand

    John Davis, Creek County Sheriff in Oklahoma, is doing what he can to encourage armed citizens. He recently lowered the fee for fingerprints from $25 to $10.

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  19. OHP: Pickup Hit When Driver Runs Creek County Stop SignRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Troopers said a teenager was headed north on 161st West Avenue when they said he ran a stop sign at 81st Street South. A Jeep headed east on 81st Street struck the teen's pickup, sending it into a ditch.

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  20. Creek County Sheriff Urges Residents To Carry GunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    The Creek County Sheriff is pushing for more people to carry guns legally, and he's giving residents in his county a price break and changing his administrative office hours to make it just a little easier. It was busy afternoon at the Creek County Sheriff's Office on Thursday, with people stopping by to submit their handgun carry license applications.

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