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Carol Louise (Tilley) Karnes McCool, 93

Born May 7, 1926

Died February 21, 2020

Timothy C. "Tim" Innis, 58

Born May 12, 1961

Died February 20, 2020

Dauna W. Bebee, 85

Born October 26, 1934

Died February 20, 2020

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Wednesday, October 9, 2019, 8:28 AM

The largest bond issue in Muskogee Public Schools’ history was approved yesterday by Muskogee voters with 68 percent approving.

$39 million of the total will be invested in secondary schools and a $24 million in elementary schools.

In addition to those investments, $12 million will build a new football stadium and $20 million will build a field house.

The bond issue calls for increasing the millage rate to 32 from 20. This means a resident who owns a home valued at $100,000 would pay an additional $119.30 per year in property taxes.

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