Helen Ford Wallace
Society Editor

Helen Ford Wallace is a columnist covering society-related events/news for The Oklahoman. She puts local parties online with daily updates. She creates, maintains and runs a Parties blog which includes web casts. She is an online web editor for the Peope/Events page on NewsOK. She also has a Twitter and Facebook presence about Oklahoma City parties and maintains party photo galleries on NewsOK.She has written feature articles for The Oklahoman since 1957 (except for two years when she lived out of state) when she became a teen correspondent for the Oklahoma City Times. She was one of the first people, if not the first person, at The Oklahoman and throughout the country, to set up a modem at home to send columns on an Apple II computer. In the late 1970’s when she did this, the trend had not yet become a major part of the workplace.Current community activities include: Junior League of Oklahoma City board of directors sustaining advisor; Touchdown Club member, Oklahoma Heritage Association member, National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum member, Sooner Club. Past activities are: Past Junior League President, Beaux Arts Ball Chairman, Associates Council member, Membership rush advisor for Delta Delta Delta and President of OU Mothers Club. Worked on Public School Foundation dinner events. Awards: Journalism Hall of Fame; Tri Delta Panhellenic Women of the Year; Oklahoma City Public School Foundation Annual Wall of Fame Humanitarian Award; Women In Communication Byliners Award; Dulaney Browne Libraries Award at Awards of Excellence for Oklahoma City University; Oklahoma Hospitality Club Ladies In the News honoree.





Parties Extra! Today at 8:07 AM Parties Extra! Video---David Walters and K.C. Moon discuss the John F. Kennedy Community Service Awards LINK #NewsOk
Parties Extra! Sun, Oct. 19 2014 10:07:09 AM CST Helen Ford Wallace: Parties, Etc.: Oct. 19 LINK #NewsOk
Parties Extra! Thu, Oct. 16 2014 08:01:53 AM CST RT @PartyGalaxy: There's not a minute to spare, Halloween is upon us! Find everything from costumes to tableware in a single store LINK
Parties Extra! Mon, Oct. 13 2014 09:53:45 PM CST RT @NewsOKEnergy: Join @awilmoth, @OKenergybeat and @pmonies tomorrow at 10 a.m. to get answers to your #energy questions on @NewsOK.
Parties Extra! Sun, Oct. 12 2014 08:08:19 AM CST Helen Ford Wallace: Parties, Etc.: Oct. 12 LINK #NewsOk @TheOklahoman
Parties Extra! Sat, Oct. 11 2014 03:03:34 PM CST RT @OU_Football: Winning games is good. Winning against Texas is golden. #Boomer LINK
Parties Extra! Fri, Oct. 10 2014 10:02:33 PM CST Parties Extra! Video---James Dunavant, Judy Reyes-Henderson and Mike Garrett talk about Langston University LINK #NewsOk
Parties Extra! Wed, Oct. 08 2014 07:03:45 PM CST Parties Extra! Video----Flaming Festival co-chairman, Dana Thomas and Paige Thomas, talk about the event LINK #NewsOk
Parties Extra! Wed, Oct. 08 2014 06:45:11 PM CST Check out NewsOk's People Page LINK #NewsOk
Parties Extra! Sun, Oct. 05 2014 08:07:22 AM CST Helen Ford Wallace: Parties, Etc.: Oct. 5 LINK #NewsOk @TheOklahoman
Parties Extra! Tue, Sep. 30 2014 07:58:20 AM CST RT @JoeHight: Excited to announce my family's purchase of Best of Books Inc., a 30-year-old business in #Oklahoma LINK
Parties Extra! Mon, Sep. 29 2014 07:40:52 AM CST 20-40-60 Etiquette: My dinner party includes feuding couples LINK #NewsOk @TheOklahoman
Parties Extra! Sun, Sep. 28 2014 08:46:04 AM CST Helen Ford Wallace: Parties, Etc.: Sept. 28 LINK #NewsOk @TheOklahoman
Parties Extra! Sat, Sep. 27 2014 09:49:39 PM CST RT @BAMOK: Enjoying the wicked goings-on tonight at @OKShakespeare's "Macbeth" at @myriadgardens Water Stage.
Parties Extra! Sat, Sep. 27 2014 09:48:54 PM CST RT @hefner_goats: .@dcheek Been too pretty outside for us to tweet.
Parties Extra! Sat, Sep. 27 2014 09:43:11 PM CST RT @LOOKatOKC: The crowd is bumping at #plazadistrictfestival. LINK
Parties Extra! Sat, Sep. 27 2014 09:42:38 PM CST RT @GeorgeDLang: In the presence of greatness: @parkermillsap @WeirdGuthrieOK #makeguthrieweird LINK
Parties Extra! Sat, Sep. 27 2014 09:42:04 PM CST RT @cerretanews: “@joeypalomarez: @cerretanews @KarenBrown3TV LINK”//no!!!!
Parties Extra! Sat, Sep. 27 2014 12:36:13 PM CST Parties Extra! Video---Marty Dillon, Vice President of Party Galaxy, talks Halloween LINK #NewsOk @TheOklahoman
Parties Extra! Sat, Sep. 27 2014 07:19:13 AM CST RT @lillie_beth: Incredible halftime show by Bennett and friends last night. https://t.co/P8bZL28XPp Thanks, @scottkinnaird for sharing fir…