Pawhuska Huskies

Barnsdall and Pawhuska baseball tournaments


Coaching to a national title

Coaching to a national title

Pawhuska High School’s loss is Highland Community College’s gain. Three years ago, Pawhuska native B.J. Smith applied for a head coaching position at his alma mater. He was passed over for another candidate and instead headed north to Highland Community College in Highland, Kan., about 75 minutes northwest of Kansas City. Since taking over the […]


Hominy track meet


Oklahoma State Wrestling Championship

Oklahoma State Wrestling Championship

Osage Hills showdown

Osage Hills showdown

2013: A look back

2013: A look back

Happy New Year and may 2014 be perpetually happy. Here is a look back at the stories we wrote about in 2013. January 3 The body of Timothy Hauser, 62, is found in a briar patch. He has been missing since leaving the Bartlesville casino early Aug. 9 and the discovery of the body leads […]


Sports Results Dec. 10 – Dec. 16

RESULTS Tuesday, Nov. 10 Snow cancelations Thursday, Dec. 12 Barnsdall bball @ Sperry Tourn G: Barnsdall 52, Nowata 45 B: Vinita 81, Barnsdall 45 Hominy bball @ Oilton Invite G: Davenport 64, Hominy 18 B: Davenport 73, Hominy 55 Pawhuska bball @ Sperry Tourn G: Sperry 52, Barnsdall 26 Woodland ball @ Oilton Invite G: […]


Brief Pawhuska school lockdown causes rumors to fly

Brief Pawhuska school lockdown causes rumors to fly

Pawhuska Schools started lockdown procedures as an intoxicated 19-year-old, suspended student roamed the halls, but the procedures were not even finished by the time authorities had the student in custody, according to Pawhuska’s Assistant Chief Brian “Chris” Rumsey. Superintendent Landon Berry said the school did not go into a lockdown. According to Berry, teachers noticed […]


Sports Results from Dec. 3 – Dec. 9

RESULTS Tuesday, Dec. 3 Barnsdall bball@ Wesleyan Christian G: 51-37, Barnsdall B: 64-58, Wesleyan Barnsdall wrestling vs Jay 46-36, Jay Barnsdall wrestling @ Oologah-Talala 36-28, Oologah-Talala Hominy bball @ Copan G: 48-22, Copan B: 62-33, Hominy Pawhuska bball @ Perry G: 45-44 OT, Pawhuska B: 64-58, Perry Skiatook wrestling vs Cleveland 45-33, Skiatook Thursday, Dec. […]


Huskies welcome new Hall of Famers

The Pawhuska Huskies will welcome four more hall of famers into the group during a ceremony and banquet at Calvary Baptist Church next Friday. Ron Brown, Harrison Shackelford, Lisa Burd Chamberlin and Philip Rogers will be inducted into the Pawhuska Basketball Hall of Fame. Tickets for the 5 p.m. banquet are $10 and are available […]


Sports Results from Nov. 26 – Dec. 2

Sports Results from Nov. 26 - Dec. 2

RESULTS Monday, Nov. 25 Barnsdall bball vs Shidler G: 76-20, Barnsdall B: 50-47, Shidler Tuesday, Nov, 26 Barnsdall bball at Sperry G: 51-47, Sperry B: 99-38, Sperry UP NEXT Thursday, Dec. 5 Pawhuska wrestling vs Cleveland Skiatook wrestling @ Vinita 5pm Friday, Nov. 6 Barnsdall bball at Pawhuska 6:30pm Hominy bball vs Pawnee 6:30pm Pawhuska […]


Kids happy over homework

Kids happy over homework

Completing homework isn’t usually cause to break out the candy and get it on with some dance moves, but it is becoming the norm for kids at Pawhuska Elementary School. A new program called DAWGS (Daily Academic Work Gets Success), has dramatically increased the number of completed homework assignments at the school. Each week a […]


DA: CDIB not enough for Gilkey

DA: CDIB  not enough for Gilkey

In order to claim that the state does not have the power to prosecute former Huskie football coach Scotty Ray Gilkey Sr. for alleged crimes on Indian land, Gilkey must be an enrolled member of a tribe – not merely the holder of a CDIB card that shows he is one-quarter Pawnee, says District Attorney […]


A winning voice

Austin Waddle, who graduated from Pawhuska High School last spring, took home some honors this past weekend at the University Sing at the University of Oklahoma. Waddle, a freshman at OU, was the lead male vocalist in the Delta Upsilon-Delta Delta Delta singing group that took first place at the event. Moreover, he won first […]


Bucks continue towards state, four others fall

Bucks continue towards state, four others fall

It was a rough go for most of the local football teams during the first round of the state playoff tournaments. Although each of the county teams qualified for the tournament, only one continued its season after Friday night’s games. The Hominy Bucks Class A football team was the only Osage County team to win […]


Two-car wreck sends three Pawhuska students to hospital

Two-car wreck sends three Pawhuska students to hospital

A lunchtime crash involving five students from Pawhuska High School sent three of them to Saint Francis Hospital in Tulsa on Friday. Pawhuska Police are still investigating the accident and taking witness statements, said Assistant Chief Chris Rumsey. Brittany Wilson, 16, was driving a small white car making a left turn onto Main near the […]


Sports Results from Nov. 5 – Nov. 11

RESULTS Friday, Nov. 8 Barnsdall football vs Depew 36-14, Barnsdall Hominy football at Drumright 41-6, Hominy Pawhuska football vs Adair 39-6, Adair Skiatook football vs Bishop Kelley 34-16, Skiatook Woodland football vs Rejoice Christian 46-0, Rejoice Christian UP NEXT Friday, Nov. 15 Shidler basketball vs Glencoe 6:30pm First Round of State Football Playoffs 7:30pm Barnsdall […]


Friday night football

Friday night football

Many of the area teams had their last regular game of the season. Barnsdall defeated Depew, 36-14. Pawhuska fell to Adair, 39-6. Hominy took down Drumright, 41-6, and Skiatook also won, beating Bishop Kelley 34-16. By Rachel Anne Seymour


Sports Results from Oct. 29 – Nov. 4

Sports Results from Oct. 29 - Nov. 4

RESULTS Friday, Nov. 1 Barnsdall football at Kiefer 57-43, Kiefer Hominy football vs Yale 42-20, Hominy Pawhuska football at OK Union 34-6, Pawhusak Skiatook football at McAlester 52-24, McAlester Shidler basketball at Olive Fest G: Riverfield 32, Shidler 26 B: Riverfield 46, Shidler 41 Woodland football vs Welch 52-6, Woodland UP NEXT Friday, Nov. 8 […]


Huskies take home two championships

Huskies take home two championships

The third and fourth grade Pawhuska Huskies pee-wee football team defeated the Hominy Bucks in the Iron Man Association tackle football championship in Pawhuska on Saturday. The fifth and sixth grade Huskies also won their game, remaining undefeated after taking down the Barnsdall Panthers. The Pawnee Black Bears’ first and second grade team defeated Woodland […]


Sports results from Oct. 22 – Oct. 28

RESULTS Fri., Oct. 25 Barnsdall football vs Morrison 40-8, Morrison Hominy football at Summit Christian 20-14, Summit Christian Pawhuska football vs Chelsea (HC) 26-6 Skiatook football vs Memorial 25-23, Memorial Woodland football at South Coffeyville 56-6, Woodland UP NEXT Fri., Nov. 1 Barnsdall football at Kiefer 7:30pm Hominy football vs Yale (Sr night) 7:30pm Pawhuska […]


Pee-wee playoffs

Pee-wee playoffs

The Barnsdall Panthers, Pawhuska Huskies, Woodland Cougars and Pawnee Black Beers battled it out in the pee-wee football playoffs Saturday. The first and second grade Woodland team will take on Pawnee for the championship this Saturday in By Louise Red Corn    


Huskies celebrate a homecoming victory

Huskies celebrate a homecoming victory

The Pawhuska Huskies burned past the Chelsea Dragons during the Friday night homecoming game in Pawhuska. The Huskies won, 26-6.


Sports Results from Oct. 15 – Oct. 21

RESULTS Thurs., Oct 17 Barnsdall football at Mounds 33-0, Mounds Hominy football at Depew 26-22, Hominy Pawhuska football at Chouteau 42-14, Pawhuska Skiatook football vs Noble 40-23, Skiatook Fri., Oct. 18 Woodland football at Destiny Christian 34-20, Destiny UP NEXT Fri., Oct. 25 Barnsdall football vs Morrison 7:30pm Hominy football at Summit Christian 7:30pm Pawhuska […]