BY DAVE CATHEY Food Editor firstname.lastname@example.org | Updated: Wed, Aug 5, 2015
Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant made a surprise visit to a Moore Orange Leaf to help launch a challenge to children across the country to come up with creative ways to improve their communities.
Country singer superstar Toby Keith partnered with Bob Thompson, owner of the Midway Grocery & Market near the University of Oklahoma, to revive Hollywood Corners store in north Norman, which had fallen into disrepair. It reopened recently as a delicatessen.
Last Sunday, chefs Jonathon Stranger and Russ Johnson's R&J Lounge and Supper Club was featured in the New York Times Travel section and this weekend chef Kurt Fleischfresser travels to New Orleans to compete with some of the countries top chefs.
Not bad for the land of chicken-fried...