Providing high-tech educational opportunities for high school students, adults and businesses in Oklahoma.
January 10, 2017
EL RENO – Weather lingo is second nature to Oklahomans. Many can identify a hook echo on a radar before learning to drive.
January 4, 2017
CHICKASHA – Loyd Conner points up to a wall in his shop and smiles. Fenders, front panels, a car hood or two.
“That’s my wall of fame,” Conner says proudly.
December 15, 2016
EL RENO – Don’t let the name fool you. Canadian Valley Technology Center sits high on a hill. Metaphorically speaking.
December 9, 2016
CHICKASHA – In the spirit of the season, it could be said that children and stuffed animals go together like milk and cookies.
December 9, 2016
EL RENO – Toughness has many meanings.
Tough people are attractive. Respected. Far too often, however, toughness crosses a line.
December 1, 2016
November 15, 2016
October 28, 2016
October 12, 2016
CHICKASHA – Though it was not an audible voice Jallane Link heard, she got the message loud and clear.
“It’s time to slow down,” she said.
October 5, 2016
September 26, 2016
CHICKASHA – A group of young ladies at Canadian Valley Technology Center has banded together in taking a pledge and issuing an ensuing challenge to peers.
September 1, 2016
YUKON – Reconstruction is the final stretch at Canadian Valley Technology Center’s El Reno Campus with anticipated re-opening scheduled for January 5, 2017.
SEPTEMBER 1, 2016
YUKON – Where there is power, there must also be knowledge, says Rory Mathes.
AUGUST 18, 2016
August 17, 2016
YUKON – Upon first glance into the diesel shop at Canadian Valley Technology Center, the casual observer would see only a cement mixer truck.
But it’s much more.
July 23, 2016
CHICKASHA – Taylor Smith and Taylor Parham share a name. They also recently shared a classroom. The two have similar work ethics and a passion to help others.
July 18, 2016
YUKON – In a week of firsts, Brianna Adams reached the pinnacle.
June 8, 2016
EL RENO – For the sixth consecutive year, Canadian Valley Technology Center has been recognized as a Gold Star School by the Oklahoma Association of Technology Centers.
June 7, 2016
YUKON – Tom Durante has replayed the scene is his mind many times.
A vehicle crashes in rural Oklahoma. People are trapped inside twisted metal.
June 1, 2016
CHICKASHA – Diana Callahan cannot remember how many trips she has taken on a school bus. She still sees bright yellow in her dreams.
May 31, 2016
EL RENO – Christie Green had been watching weather reports all day. She was well aware the forecast included a high risk of severe weather in central Oklahoma.
May 20, 2016
YUKON – The light turned on for Kaleb Barrett. Maybe not as quickly as he hoped, but there is no turning back.
May 18, 2016
YUKON – There’s something mystical about hair. People have hair fixations.
Braids. Beads. Buns. Curlers. Cuts. Colors.
Updos. Down dos. Mohawks and faux hawks.
May 13, 2016
YUKON – Roy Weeks left sunny California six years ago in search of a better life for himself, his six-month-old twin boys and 6-year-old son.
EL RENO – Another milestone has been reached at Canadian Valley Technology Center nearly three years after a devastating tornado destroyed the El Reno Campus.
May 5, 2016
APRIL 25, 2016
APRIL 19, 2016
CHICKASHA – Canadian Valley Technology Center will be represented by a state officer through Family, Career and Community Leaders of America.
APRIL 15, 2016
April 11, 2016
YUKON – The sewers of San Francisco drove Rube Goldberg to take a quantum leap out of the gutter.
APRIL 5, 2016
YUKON – Canadian Valley Technology Center’s spring bedding plant sale returns for the final time at Yukon Middle School, April 13-15.
March 25, 2016
YUKON – During her senior year in high school, a career focus became clear for Courtney Burdine.
March 24, 2016
March 21, 2016
YUKON – No longer does Dr. Greg Winters worry about the safety of students and visitors at the El Reno Campus when severe storms approach.
March 9, 2016
March 4, 2016
YUKON – Sixteen years ago, two 30-something brothers had one idea.
March 4, 2016
CHICKASHA – Students at Canadian Valley Technology Center are doing their part to help with pet care at the city’s animal shelter.
CHICKASHA – Seems like everywhere John Cook goes in the area, he hears the same thing.
March 3, 2016
February 28, 2016
YUKON – Phillip Handke’s 1968 Chevrolet C10 fleetside pickup gets lookers at area car shows.
February 12, 2016
EL RENO – Saving area companies money is a chief aim of Canadian Valley Technology Center’s Business and Industry Services division.
February 10, 2016
YUKON – Kylie Jenkins looks out across the heating and air conditioning shop and sees only males.
February 9, 2016
YUKON – Canadian Valley Technology Center today announced it received an in-kind software grant from Siemens PLM Software, with a commercial value of $25 million.
February 5, 2016
CHICKASHA – When complacency becomes common in the workplace, Howard Carpenter steps in to help.
February 5, 2016
YUKON – Kyla Alvarado has already put into practice the skills she acquired in Canadian Valley Technology Center’s Business Office Technology program.