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Stilwell Democrat Journal (Newspaper) - April 24, 1986, Stilwell, Oklahoma 89th 10 5,600 Adair Oklahoma 74960 April 24, 1986 25 4 Gina Williams High School Valedictorian Nancy Lea Petree High School Salutatorian Elementary School Valedictorian Scott Latta Elementary School Salutatorian Cave Springs Sets Graduation Events Baccalaureate and Commencement exercises for Cave Springs for this April 27 at 2:30 p.m. and May 2 at 7:30 p.m. Both exercises will be held in the new Miss Gina daughter of Mr and Mrs David is the valedictorian of the 1986 graduating She has attended Cave Springs since Head Start and graduated from the eighth grade as class She is active in is yearbook FHA vice 4-H vice in and is in select She was on the honor roll for four received the senior scholastic athletic was named to Who's Who in and received the outstanding leadership award in She made a superior rating at the Miami vocal and was among a group of girls going as an ensemble to the state vocal She plans to attend Northeastern State in the Miss Nancy Lea daughter of Mr and Mrs Loy Petree is the She attended kindergarten through 8th grade at Rocky Mountain where she graduated as valedictorian of her eighth grade While there she was active in 4-H and all school She entered Cave Springs her ninth grade year where she received the Student of Today She has been active in for four years and cheerleading for two She has been active in 4-H for nine Wtt gets little fellow that just pays his various taxes in dozens of different he don't say He just sits home with his sense of humor and says to I I'm pretty lucky Grant that I never take it I haven't got much and I'm just the fellow in campaign speeches that they are always But at least we are allowed to buy the newspapers and see who does get our December 4, 1927 and by by years serving two years as county She attended Citizen Washington Focus and was the only delegate from Oklahoma to attend the National Dairy Conference in She is the local president of her FHA chapter and attended the FHA cluster meeting in Little Ark. In 1984 she served as the FHA She was the junior class president and has been on the honor roll for four She been named to Who's Who in Music and was selected as the outstanding female She also served as a page to State Rep Larry E. Adair this She plans on attending Oklahoma State and study veterinary Grade School Graduation Set Graduation exercises for Cave Springs Elementary School has been set for May 1 at 7:30 p.m. Class valedictorian is Miss Kim daughter of Mr and Mrs Levi Simmons of She has attended Cave Springs since Her activities include basketball and Salutatorian is Scott son of Mr and Mrs John Latta of He has also attended Cave Springs since His school activities include and Other members of the graduating class Karla Bud Earl Jamie Jason Tracy Robert Charlene and Jason Blood Glucose Session Set Blood glucose monitoring will be taught to the public from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. next April 28 at Bell Community Jean patient educator of the Cherokee will be conducting the The Weather By Berry A. Ferguson Official Observer April 155939 April 166535 April 176545 April 186550.27 April 196550 April 2066471.29 April 216441.01 April 22'32 Principal Is Named By Board By Keith and Darrell Neale Paul Walters of Muldrow was hired as Stilwell High School principal for the 1986-87 school year during a special meeting of the school board Tuesday night of last The 15th person interviewed for the high school Walters was recommended by school superintendent Pat Martin and hired by a unanimous vote of the 52, is a graduate of Vian High School and received his bachelor of science and master's degrees from Northeastern State University in He served as high school principal and coach at Ralston before moving exclusively into the coaching field at McDonald and For the past 14 Walters has raised and trained horses at his ranch in When asked why he was returning to the education Walters said he always intended to get back into received my master's in but my wife Tena and I wanted to stay in eastern Oklahoma if I took a because this is One of the reasons I applied for the job was because of Pat I have high esteem for Martin said he had known Paul Walters for 20 have known him to be an honest and ethical person with a dynamic He will be able to relate well to the students and provide strong leadership for the high very to have Paul he has decided to enter said looking forward to the people in Stilwell meeting him and seeing some of the qualities I've Walter's wife Tena was named Sequoyah County teacher of the year in 1985, and will be retiring after this school will be moving to Stilwell this said Present at the special meeting Butch Frank De-wayne and Doss Stilwell and Floyd Pat Jerry Neil board and two guests NEW FLAG DONATED A new American flag has been donated to the Adair County Courthouse by Joann Fleig of Westville in memory of her Joe the sheriff's office Council Airs Drainage Problems By Penny Dotson Complaints about street conditions and drainage problems in the Fairview addition were aired during Monday night's Stilwell City Council Larry a Fairview told the council some of the streets in that part of town had not been paved fpr 20 years and were full of He also wanted to know how the city determined which streets were to be James told Hand each councilman drove over the streets in his ward and made a list of those which were in the most need of One of the streets which is especially bad at the Oklahoma that bad last summer when they were said are looking at the This summer when it gets dry and hot we will be up there and pave Cleaning Ditches In answer to the drainage Collins said the city street Will Fourkiller Valedictorian Melanie Bunch Salutatorian Honor Students Named at Graduation exercises for the Maryetta School's eighth grade class will be held at 7 p.m. May 1, it was announced by Principal Carthel Graduation for the school's kindergarten class is set for 1 p.m. next April 28. The two top honor students are Will son of George and Edith and Miss Melanie daughter of Robert and Rita Will Fourkiller has attended Maryetta School since the second He has been active in 4-H for four years and has participated in the Science He has been active in and He is a member of the His hobbies include horseback and He attends the Antioch First Baptist Miss Bunch has also attended Maryetta since the second active in 4-H for four years and has taken part in the Science She has been active in and She was a cheerleader for two She is a member of the Her hobbies are and horseback She is a member of the Antioch First Baptist Other class members DeNoah Ron Shannon Mike Brian Robert Shannon Kerri Tyrel Katrina Audie Johnny Susan and Shannon Lisa Jeff Thurman Rhonda Gene Kristi Gwyn Tammy Don Diane Brian Brandon Jim Shellie Jeremy and Levi crews had already begun to clean out the ditches in that part of am sure as soon as it gets dry enough where we can get the grader back in there work will be he Hand asked the council about the proper procedure to request a vote for an additional city sales tax to be earmarked for street He was told that a petition with 25 percent of the total number of votes cast for mayor in the last city election would be sufficient to get a sales tax proposal before the general public for In other Ida who was involved in a traffic accident with Garrett on March 13, was told that Garrett had paid his have paid the ticket he would have had to enter some kind of Jack city Mrs Crittenden had asked the council during a previous meeting why no one seemed to know anything about a ticket which Garrett had received after the Councilman Roger Kester asked police chief Don Perry how many times traffic tickets were Perry replied that to his knowledge it had only happened received a call from someone who I thought was Lloyd and evidently it wasn't Perry To Answer Letter was asked to respond to a letter written by the Housing and Urban Development agency concerning a recent audit of the Urban Development Action Grant account on a proposed ordinance to set speeding fines for the City of Stilwell will be taken during the next council meeting to be held May 5. Since the Stilwell police department is now equipped with radar units Council on Page 20) Turn Clocks Ahead Sunday Daylight Saving Time begins this weekend when everyone will turn their clocks and watches one hour The new time officially begins at 2 a.m. but everyone is urged to turn their clocks and watches ahead one hour before they go to bed Saturday Since 1966, the nation has started DST on the last Sunday in April and returned to standard time on the final Sunday in Services Held for Victim of Murder Keoka Cooke Valedictorian Trena Johnson Salutatorian Pupils To Graduate May 1 High temperature for Low temperature for Total precipitation for Graduation exercises for the eighth grade class at School have been scheduled for May 1, at 7 p.m. in the school Kenneth Keoka son of Mrs Linda is the He attended from kindergarten through eighth He is a member of the football basketball team and president of the 4-H His hobbies include and model He attends Chuculate Baptist He plans to attend Stilwell High this Salutatorian is Miss Trena Louise daughter of Harvey and Louetta She has attended since She is a member of the basketball secretary of the 4-H Club and a member of the Her hobbies are and riding She is a member of the Rock Fence Baptist She plans to attend Stilwell High School this Other graduates are Dianna and Tina Speaker for the graduation exercises will be Dewayne a Stilwell attorney and former eighth grade graduate from Kindergarten graduation will be held the same prior to eighth grade Graduates Nathan Ricky Fionna Stephanie James Jeremy Timothy Mitchell Catherine Emery Joseph Owen and Ronald Thompson Johnathan Lee 18, of West Si loam Springs was fatally wounded in a shooting incident in Daytona on April 10. Funeral services were held April 16 in the Roberts Funeral Chapel in Westville with Cecil Sugg Interment was in the Baptist Mission Cemetery north of News reports from Daytona Beach quoted police detective Steve Thomas as saying Finley and a identified as Paul sold two men some white crystals purported to be cocaine on April 9. Two Stephen D. 22, and James F. Dorrington 21, both of were arrested and charged with murdering Finley in what police said was revenge for Finley having sold them fake West Siloam Springs police chief Al Fields said Finley's mother had reported her son missing about a month earlier born Feb. 28, 1968, in is survived his Mrs Frances West Siloam his David one David his maternal Orville and his paternal grandmother and Norah and Philip and paternal David Nev. Speech Awards to be Given Monday Night Stilwell High School's speech students will be honored at at 7 p.m. Monday in the Doss Stilwell Cafeteria at Stilwell High friends and relatives of the students are invited to Mrs Beverly speech is a special time for A reception will begin at 7 p.m. and will be followed by the crowning of the Speech Club Melanie Her attendants are Tammy Kim Lori and Julie Contest awards and outstanding speech students awards will be Pat Stilwell Schools will be the guest
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