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Claremore Woman's Quick Thinking Leads To Arrest Of Suspected Flasher

A Claremore woman says she is still in shock after she says a man exposed himself to her while making lewd gestures. She said it happened in a store parking lot. The women said she hopes that others call police if they're ever in a similar type of situation. We have chosen not to identify the women

NEWS ON 6 - 2017-09-19 05:01:00

Claremore girls run away with Bacone title

MUSKOGEE - The Claremore girls cross country team claimed five of the top six spots at the Bacone College Cross Country Invitational Friday, and literally ran away with the varsity championship. The Zebras finished second behind Coweta in the boys varsity race. The Lady Zebras, led by defending stat

CLAREMORE PROGRESS - 2017-09-18 20:45:00

Indecent Exposure Arrest Made At Claremore Walmart

Claremore police arrested a man they say exposed himself to a woman in the Walmart parking lot. Austin Taylor Ward is in Rogers County Jail. The woman walked by Ward's truck as she was leaving the store and told officers he was staring at her while he touched himself. Police said when they got there

NEWS ON 6 - 2017-09-18 19:31:00

Merle Haggard's Strangers to roll into Claremore

CLAREMORE, Okla. - Merle Haggard's sons, Ben and Noel Haggard, have joined Haggard's long-time band, The Strangers, for a series of special tribute performances paying homage to the legendary icon's career in country music. On Sept. 22, they stop at Cherokee Casino Will Rogers Downs. The free show k

TAHLEQUAH DAILY PRESS - 2017-09-18 13:22:00

Man arrested for exposing himself to Walmart shopper

Accusations that he exposed himself to a Walmart patron, and was masturbating in the parking lot, ended in the arrest of a Claremore man. Austin Ward, 31, is facing a felony count of indecent exposure in Rogers County. Claremore Police Department was dispatched to Walmart Friday after receiving a ca

CLAREMORE PROGRESS - 2017-09-19 19:22:00

Downtown merchant to benefit from 'Fresh Paint Days' grant

The Cranberry Merchant owner Chelsea Mize readies her store for Tuesday night's paint party, courtesy of Claremore Main Street volunteers and a grant from Keep Oklahoma Beautiful's Fresh Paint Days. One downtown Claremore business will be getting a fresh coat of paint this week, thanks to Claremore

CLAREMORE PROGRESS - 2017-09-19 11:31:00

Trail markers stolen from Chandler Park

FOX23 Investigates: Fight over release of Owasso internal investigation report Less than a month since installation, more than four dozen trail makers were stolen from Chandler Park near the Berryhill neighborhood of Tulsa County. The Chandler Park Community Center noticed all but one of the metal m

KOKI FOX 23 - 2017-09-18 21:04:48

Owasso daughter, mother arrested Monday for child neglect

An Owasso daughter and mother were arrested Monday after police discovered three children living in their home amid "animal waste, rotting food and garbage." Kathryn Anne Parson, 18, was arrested on two counts of child neglect, and her mother, Rebecca Parson, 50, was also arrested on one count of ch

TULSA WORLD - 2017-09-19 16:06:00

Two Owasso Men Charged With Home Repair Fraud

Two Owasso men face felony charges of defrauding homeowners. William Pittman, 39, and Casey Pittman, 36, of Integrity Contracting and Roofing both face six counts of home repair fraud. Casey Pittman hasn't been arrested yet. Prosecutors says the two men defrauded homeowners for thousands of dollars

NEWS ON 6 - 2017-09-19 10:51:00

FOX23 Investigates: Fight over release of Owasso internal investigation report

Download the FOX23 News App A former Owasso city councilor says he's going back to court to fight to expose the truth for people in his city. FOX23 showed you video footage in 2013 when the former vice mayor was pulled over on suspicion of drinking and driving. He was not cited, and he did not go to

KOKI FOX 23 - 2017-09-18 21:07:33

Countywide initiative would use tax for scholarships

CLAREMORE, Okla. - Money shouldn't be what stands between a student and an education. It's something Claremore City Manager Jim Thomas believes in his heart. Between Thomas, Rogers State University President Larry Rice and Rogers County Commissioner Ron Burrows, the belief is manifesting itself in a

TAHLEQUAH DAILY PRESS - 2017-09-18 13:20:00

Oklahoma man claims wife is dead, now facing felony perjury charges

An Oklahoma man is facing felony perjury charges after he testified in court his wife had died in an accident. Investigators say his wife is alive and well, and the man's story was an attempt to garner sympathy and financial gain. The case against Lee Patrick Heiligenthal of Claremore, Oklahoma, ca

TAHLEQUAH DAILY PRESS - 2017-09-17 16:47:00

September is Hunger Action Month for Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma

Buy Now To find ways to join the Food Bank in its efforts, visit their Tula office at 1304 N. Kenosha Ave. or call 918-585-2800. September is Hunger Action Month for the Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma, and there is a way for local citizens to get involved every single day. The need is clear

TULSA WORLD - 2017-09-18 14:28:00

Investigative series on troubled veterans hospital wins top award

Buy Now Tulsa World photographer Ian Maule won the Southern Newspaper Association's Grand Prize award for his portrait of tornado survivor Bob McKee, of Owasso, quietly sitting in his chair while he surveys storm damage on May 11.Ian Maule/ Tulsa World The Tulsa World last week was awarded the Commu

TULSA WORLD - 2017-09-16 22:00:00

Owasso family takes in service dogs to help with three special needs children

A service dog can make all the difference for those who are disabled or developmentally challenged. This comes as a hard truth for Owassons Elisabeth and Gregory Yankey, who recently welcomed two service dogs into their home to assist with their three special needs children. The dogs - brothers Brya

TULSA WORLD - 2017-09-18 20:53:00

Owasso Police arrests (9/10-9/16)

Garry Lynn Morris, 48, of Tulsa. License tag violation, driving while suspended. Shelby Anna Sisk, 21, of Claremore. Domestic assault & battery. Monday, Sept. 11 Umeko Kayon Dense, 42, of Tulsa. False pret to cheat/defraud under $500. Ross Benjamin Simmons, 34, of Tulsa. FTA/possession of CD. Tuesda

TULSA WORLD - 2017-09-18 14:00:00

This week in Owasso history

30 Years Ago - September 24, 1987 City officials break ground for $3.5 mil. wastewater treatment plant Kimberly Dawn Spencer named to "Who's Who Among H.S. Students" Douglas Lonsinger Semifinalist in Nat. Merit Scholarship Program Jerry Allen AIASA (Industry Club) President Aaron Goins squeezes

TULSA WORLD - 2017-09-17 13:39:00

Owasso Football Field Gets New Flag

Old Glory is a lot more noticeable in Owasso tonight thanks to the Tulsa County Sheriff's office. Sheriff Vic Regalado and local veterans were on hand as the TCSO color guard presented a new flag to the Future Owasso Rams football league. The presentation happened prior to games this morning at the

NEWS ON 6 - 2017-09-17 05:37:00

Tractor Supply to kick off Collinsville grand opening with four-day event

Tractor Supply Company will celebrate its grand opening in Collinsville with a community celebration featuring entertainment, giveaways and special events. As part of the family-friendly celebration, Thursday-Sunday, Sept. 21-24, Tractor Supply customers will receive a 10 percent discount on all pur

TULSA WORLD - 2017-09-17 14:39:00

Man arrested in fatal shooting outside north Tulsa home; victim identified

Checotah Police arrested the suspected assailant in Sunday's fatal shooting outside a north Tulsa home. Earnest Williams, 40, was taken into custody after Checotah Police spotted his Chevrolet Impala driving near Haskell, Tulsa homicide Sgt. Dave Walker said in a news release. Williams is alleged to

TULSA WORLD - 2017-09-18 16:56:00