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  • Veterans group recovers bronze service markers

    By HANNAH COVINGTON
    Tulsa World |
    Published: Mon, May 25, 2015

    PRYOR — Mike Walters gave himself a deadline: Memorial Day. That would give him three months to right a wrong that had stretched over decades. In February, Walters went to order a friend a tombstone at a Pryor memorial company. While there, he unexpectedly learned about 18 bronze service...

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  • Rocklahoma brings crowds, big sounds despite storms

    By JERRY WOFFORD
    Tulsa World |
    Published: Mon, May 25, 2015

    PRYOR — The muddy fields of Rocklahoma were only a minor inconvenience in the way of fans getting a full weekend of face-melting hard rock and heavy metal. Well, at least the first half, before more than 3 inches of rain fell Saturday night and thunderstorms forced the cancellation of the...

  • #OKC Boxscore for Monday, May 25, 2015

    By William Crum
    Staff Writer |
    Published: Mon, May 25, 2015

    William Crum: The week in review, and the week ahead, in Oklahoma City civic affairs.

  • Oklahoma officials investigate death of prisoner beaten with food tray

    By Jennifer Palmer
    Staff Writer |
    Published: Mon, May 25, 2015

    The bludgeoning of an inmate at the Davis Correctional Center in Holdenville is one of two recent inmate homicides the Oklahoma Corrections Department is investigating.

  • Claremore firefighter was a 'selfless, brave person'

    BY SAMANTHA VICENT
    Tulsa World |
    Published: Mon, May 25, 2015

    CLAREMORE — Just before midnight Saturday, Claremore fire Capt. Jason Farley responded to a water rescue call at a home in the 600 block of Archer Court, where Shannon Roberts was playing host to six small children for her daughter's fifth birthday sleepover party. The neighborhood, Claremore...

  • Flooding leaves at least two Oklahomans dead, forces many from homes

    By Silas Allen
    Staff Writer |
    Updated: 3 hr ago

    The American Red Cross is opening six shelters across Oklahoma for residents who have been displaced by floods. Red Cross spokesman Ken Garcia said officials are working with local emergency managers to identify what services are needed.

  • Oklahoma residents lose belongings to flood, but thankful they are alive

    BY JACLYN COSGROVE
    Staff Writer |
    Updated: 3 hr ago

    Oklahoma residents across the region, including in Lawton, Indiahoma, Cache, Medicine Park, Meers and Paradise Valley saw flooding Sunday. There were no reports of injuries or deaths, according to Comanche County Emergency Management.

  • Oklahoma residents lose belongings to flood, but thankful they are alive

    BY JACLYN COSGROVE, Staff Writer | Published: Mon, May 25, 2015

    Oklahoma residents across the region, including in Lawton, Indiahoma, Cache, Medicine Park, Meers and Paradise Valley saw flooding Sunday. There were no reports of injuries or deaths, according to Comanche County Emergency Management.

  • Tecumseh man dies Sunday after crash on I-40

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Mon, May 25, 2015

    Michael Ray Gunter, 37, died Sunday evening after his pickup went off Interstate 40 and struck a tree in Oklahoma County, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported.

  • John Nash: A life of struggle and even greater success

    By The Associated Press | Updated: 3 hr ago

    TRENTON, N.J. — Born to an electrical engineer, and later a precocious and dashing young man who attained an Ivy League education, John Nash seemed destined for a life of stunning success. That he achieved, winning a Nobel Prize in 1994, but not without a struggle with mental illness that would...

  • Emmy-nominated actress Anne Meara dies at 85

    By The Associated Press | Updated: 3 hr ago

    LOS ANGELES — Anne Meara, the loopy, lovable comedian who launched a standup career with husband Jerry Stiller in the 1950s and found success as an actress in films, on TV and the stage, has died. Jerry Stiller and son, Ben Stiller, say Meara died Saturday. No other details were provided....

  • Deaths

    | Updated: 3 hr ago

    ALLEN Merriman, Peggy Louise, 85, retired manager, died May 23. Services 10 a.m. Wednesday (Hudson-Phillips, Holdenville). APACHE Sawyer, Novalee, 87, died May 23. Services 1 p.m. Tuesday, Assembly of God, Cyril (Crews, Apache). CHOCTAW Roberts, Keitha Elaine, 58, homemaker, died May...

  • College softball: Changes afoot at ASA Hall of Fame Stadium

    By Jenni Carlson | Updated: 2 hr ago

    Renovations spanning the better part of a decade, costing millions of dollars and aiming to keep the WCWS in Oklahoma City into the 2030s are in full swing.

  • Montoya beats Power for second Indy win

    By JENNA FRYER
    AP Auto Racing Writer |
    Published: Mon, May 25, 2015

    INDIANAPOLIS — His career at a crossroads, his confidence shot, Juan Pablo Montoya received a lifeline from The Captain. Roger Penske called the driver in late 2013, when Montoya found himself without a job after seven frustrating seasons in NASCAR that had turned one of the baddest drivers on...



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