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Above: Ariana Bryson, left, Zaaiyah Coleman, and Kaylin Todd talk Thursday as they eat a meal offered through a new district nutrition program at Spencer Elementary School in Spencer. PAUL HELLSTERN

Oklahoma City school district expands meal options for students

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New leaders at Oklahoma City Public Schools are bringing dietary expertise to child nutrition department as programs expand to offer more meal options for students.

Oklahoma football: Sooners' backup quarterback situation is tricky for now

Sports | Published: Sun, Aug 31, 2014 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

NORMAN — Oklahoma quarterback Trevor Knight stayed healthy while taking every offensive snap in Saturday’s season-opening rout of Louisiana Tech.

Oklahoma State football: Cowboys did not fear Florida State

Sports | Published: Sun, Aug 31, 2014 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

The national narrative off Oklahoma State’s fascinating so-close shove of No. 1 Florida State won’t sit well with Cowboys fans.

Three notable Oklahomans reflect on their first jobs and lessons it taught

News | Published: Mon, Sep 1, 2014 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

Growing up as the youngest of seven children in northern California, Scott Brooks was 15 years old when his mother told him it was time for him to get a job.

Farmers in Texas County, Oklahoma's biggest water user, work to conserve the resource

News | Published: Mon, Sep 1, 2014 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

Even in good years, Texas County, in the center of the Oklahoma Panhandle, is one of the driest, windiest parts of the state. But the county, sitting atop the Ogallala Aquifer, is also the state’s heaviest user of water.

20-40-60 Etiquette: Parking rage? Note left on windshield infuriates driver

Life | Published: Mon, Sep 1, 2014 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

Has road rage taken to the parking lots?

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Metropolitan Library System updates its card catalog system

News | Published: Mon, Sep 1, 2014 | Comments Comment on this article Leave a comment

Oklahoma City’s Metropolitan Library System is closed this weekend but will re-open Tuesday with a re-vamped card catalog system.

Oklahoma City school district expands meal options for students

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It was spaghetti day at Edwards, one of 52 district schools that now serve free meals to students, regardless of family income.

Thunder: Kevin Durant's popularity, marketability made his sky-high price tag worth it for Nike

Sports | Updated: 22 hr ago | Comments Comment on this article Leave a comment

Under Armour made a strong push, offering up a deal reportedly in the $265 million to $285 million range, plus incentives, over 10 years. But on Sunday morning, ESPN reported that Nike decided to match it. Durant is now under control...

Stand up paddle boarding grows in Oklahoma as a fun fitness activity

Life | Published: Mon, Sep 1, 2014 | Comments Comment on this article Leave a comment

Many paddlers say the sport is a great way to enjoy the outdoors with friends and family while getting a nice workout on an adventurous afternoon. Those who purchase a Riversport Adventure pass can make use of the boards in the Boathouse...

Edmond cancer survivor returns to Central America for victory run

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Mike Wall, a longtime ministry leader at Henderson Hills Baptist Church in Edmond, ran 50 miles in Nicaragua — in celebration of his victory over skin cancer and to raise awareness about the deadly disease.



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The play that changed it all

Sports Published: Mon, Aug 11, 2014

In a Bedlam game that produced a clutch 41-yard field goal during a 4.5-magnitude earthquake, a fake field goal touchdown that evoked memories of Bob Stoops’ early years in Norman and Blake Bell’s perfect spiral landing...

Michael Behenna looks ahead to his future

News Updated: Sat, Jul 26, 2014

Four months after his release from U.S. Disciplinary Barracks at Fort Leavenworth, Michael Behenna is beginning his new life as a ranch hand in Medford.

Questions remain at epicenter of quake trend

News Updated: Tue, Aug 26, 2014

Oklahoma is a seismically active state crisscrossed with thousands of natural fault lines. But seismic activity has spiked over the past five years, leading scientists, regulators, industry representatives and the general...