BY CARLA HINTON firstname.lastname@example.org | Published: Sun, Nov 17, 2013
“Sewing Hope” is the name of a film and book that tell the story of Sister Rosemary Nyirumbe, a Ugandan nun on a quest to help others. It also tells of the strong bonds of friendship and faith she has made with Oklahomans.
BY CARLA HINTON email@example.com | Published: Sat, Nov 16, 2013
Eben Alexander, M.D., author of the best-selling book “Proof of Heaven,” discusses his near-death experience and how it affected his idea of heaven and the afterlife. The neurosurgeon will sign copies of the new deluxe edition of his book Sunday at Best of Books in Edmond.
BY CARLA HINTON firstname.lastname@example.org | Updated: Thu, Nov 14, 2013
The Rev. Steve Kern, senior pastor of Olivet Baptist Church, said he has obtained a permit to host a prayer vigil Dec. 6 outside the Civic Center Music Hall as a peaceful protest against the homosexuality-themed production “The Most Fabulous Story Ever Told.”
Features Editor Matthew Price has worked for The Oklahoman since 2000. He’s a University of Oklahoma graduate who has also worked at the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and was a Dow Jones Newspaper Fund intern for the Dallas Morning News. He’s always been interested in comics, reading them at age 2, working in comic shops starting at 17, printing his first comics 'zine at 20 and buying a comic-book store at 23. His column on comics, Word Balloons, has run weekly in The Oklahoman’s Weekend Look section since 2001.Matt's blog, Nerdage, has been honored by the Oklahoma Society of Professional Journalists, and his store, Norman's Speeding Bullet Comics, co-owned with his wife, Annette, was nominated for the Eisner Spirit of Retailing Award in 2005.