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.
BY CALLIE GORDON, LILLIE-BETH BRINKMAN AND HELEN FORD WALLACE, For The Oklahoman | Published: Mon, Nov 3, 2014
The women of 20-40-60 advise a mother of the bride who thinks her ex-husband is getting carried away with his side of the guest list.
By Helen Ford Wallace email@example.com | Updated: Fri, Oct 31, 2014
Book Signing Party, Bank Banquet, Fashion Show, Birthday Parties, Sorority Dinner, Inaugural Party
Helen Ford Wallace | Published: Fri, Oct 31, 2014
[brightcove]3866935483001[/brightcove] Junior League President Kristi Leonard and Mistletoe Market Chairman Laura Steen talk about the JL Mistletoe Market on Parties Extra!
BY CALLIE GORDON, LILLIE-BETH BRINKMAN AND HELEN FORD WALLACE, For The Oklahoman | Published: Mon, Oct 27, 2014
20-40-60 Etiquette:How to gently correct a friend who calls her by the wrong name.
Helen Ford Wallace firstname.lastname@example.org | Published: Sun, Oct 26, 2014
LOK Dinner, Junior League, Sustainer Luncheon, Sorority Luncheons
Helen Ford Wallace | Published: Fri, Oct 24, 2014
[brightcove]3857626106001[/brightcove] Helen visits Sheli Adler and the What’s Cooking team at their new facility and finds out what’s on the menu for the holiday season!
Helen Ford Wallace | Published: Tue, Oct 21, 2014
[brightcove]3843030039001[/brightcove] We talk about the John F. Kennedy Community Service Awards Banquet on Parties Extra!
By Helen Ford Wallace email@example.com | Published: Sun, Oct 12, 2014
Birthday Party, VIP Party, Past President's DInner, Garden Club Anniversary, Twilight Tour, Bridal Shower, Hat Party
Helen Ford Wallace | Published: Fri, Oct 10, 2014
[brightcove]3833018380001[/brightcove] James Dunavant, Judy Reyes-Henderson and Mike Garrett talk about the 9th annual Langston University President’s Scholarship Gala and Homecoming
Helen Ford Wallace | Updated: Wed, Oct 8, 2014
[brightcove]3819886119001[/brightcove] Helen talks to Dana Thomas and Paige Thomas on Parties Extra!
By Helen Ford Wallace firstname.lastname@example.org | Published: Sun, Oct 5, 2014
Birthday Concert, Croquet Tournament Dinner, Bullfrog Party, Feed Babies Society Dinner, Oklahoma Art League Wine and Cheese Event, English Speaking Union
BY CALLIE GORDON, LILLIE-BETH BRINKMAN AND HELEN FORD WALLACE, FOR THE OKLAHOMAN | Published: Mon, Sep 29, 2014
20-40-60 Etiquette: My dinner party includes feuding couples. Devonne Carter has the guest answer.
By Helen Ford Wallace email@example.com | Published: Sun, Sep 28, 2014
Associates Gala, Engagement Party, Pi Phis, AGDs, Town Hall, Gallery Reception