owasso history

Bobby Hunt and Turner and Logan Pittman pictured in June 2009 behind a lemonade stand in the Preston Lakes division.

40 Years Ago

June 14, 1979

• Brad James practices on motocross race track

• Chamber gives $ to Bapt. Children’s home for trip

• Lynn Peters accepts Camp Fire check for 1st in Jubilee Parade

• Practicing for Calif. relay race; Kim Neal, Terry Jamison, Karen Robinson, Madeline Manning, Michelle Brown, Ardith Beers

• Susan Domres pitches in Y summer league

• 1st Bapt. sponsor refugee family from Vietnam

• Legion team makes triple play, Kevin Keith pitches win

30 Years Ago

June 15, 1989

• Clarence Barton & VFW want All-Amer. status

• Mary Ellen Webster gets $6k at Miss Okla.

• Lou Maxon & Cheryl Golightly at OK Library Assoc.

• Gary Akin Pres. of OK Bank Mkting. Assoc.

• Carl & Maxine Ree celebrate 50th

• Michael Bippus, DeAnne Robinson, Laura DeYoung tops at 8GC

• Aaron Goins signs with Reds baseball

• Tom Nelson new youth sports org. Pres.

• Randy Gleissner Outstanding FFA mem.

20 Years Ago

June 17, 1999

• Pam Greiger’s Rhythmic Notions 20th yr.

• Makenzie Mahar 1st in 4-H presentation

• Friendship Bapt. breaks ground on 86th

• Alexandra Edwards Barnes Eta Mu girl

• Tim Carroll wins $1K, to State OK Bass

• Ram QB Steven Dyer MVP at TU camp

• Masonic Students at Mills Katie McConnel, Brooke Durham

• Richard Zemina Mgr. at $ Rent a Car

• Dale Johnson’s hole in 1 wins SeaDoo

10 Years Ago

June 9 & 11, 2009

• Gavin Howard, Mandy Brady Ath. of Yr.

• Jennifer Perkins gets Eta Mu DIANA award

• Brita Cantrell chairs OK Dept. of Envir. Qual.

• Jennifer Custer rescues 4-yr.-old

• Linda Kay, Janis Haynes, DAR, hosts Starbase Squad

• Speech students give police, fire, Ram T-shirts

• Marty Jones qualifies for nat. FFA speech

• Lexi Armon, 7GC, Dist. Sci. Fair observer

• Russ Dugger auctions cars for military