Helen Ford Wallace
Features 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! Mon, May. 25 2015 08:34:41 AM CST 20-40-60 Etiquette: Pricey weddings cause gifting dilemma LINK #NewsOk #TheOklahoman
Parties Extra! Sun, May. 24 2015 08:46:53 AM CST Helen Ford Wallace: Parties, Etc.: May 24 LINK #NewsOk #The Oklahoman
Parties Extra! Sat, May. 23 2015 11:56:08 AM CST Leslie Batchelor, James Pickel and Jane Jenkins---Dean A. McGee Awards Banquet LINK #NewsOK #TheOklahoman
Parties Extra! Mon, May. 18 2015 11:06:17 AM CST RT @jaclyncosgrove: Someone called the newsroom with an etiquette question. I hope I did OK, @hfwallace and @lillie_beth. It was about birt…
Parties Extra! Mon, May. 18 2015 07:52:25 AM CST 20-40-60 Etiquette: Thank you cards for funeral flowers can be sent in time LINK #NewsOk @TheOklahoman
Parties Extra! Sun, May. 17 2015 08:36:36 AM CST Helen Ford Wallace: Parties, Etc.: May 17 LINK #NewsOk #TheOklahoman
Parties Extra! Sat, May. 16 2015 09:57:38 PM CST RT @Hannah_Cov: Congrats to @BryanPainter1, winner of the Lifetime Achievement Award from OK SPJ! A storyteller worth celebrating. LINK
Parties Extra! Wed, May. 13 2015 10:26:29 AM CST Parties Extra! Video---Mike Dillon and Mark Wilmes---Party Galaxy! LINK @TheOklahoman #NewsOk @Partygalaxy
Parties Extra! Mon, May. 11 2015 12:18:05 PM CST 20-40-60 Etiquette---Email answer? LINK #NewsOk @TheOklahoman
Parties Extra! Sun, May. 10 2015 08:14:42 AM CST Helen Ford Wallace: Parties, Etc.: Sunday, May 10, 2015 LINK #NewsOk @TheOklahoman
Parties Extra! Sat, May. 09 2015 09:02:01 AM CST Parties Extra! Video---Oklahoma Project Woman---Breast Cancer Shoot Out LINK @TheOklahoman #NewsOk
Parties Extra! Sat, May. 09 2015 08:38:34 AM CST RT @JoeHight: BOBooks to debut novel by Chris Harrison of Bachelor fame. @OKCNM reception/OCU public event @koconews LINK
Parties Extra! Thu, May. 07 2015 08:44:42 PM CST Judy Hatfield entertains downtown at the Carnegie Centre @TheOklahoman #NewsOk
Parties Extra! Tue, May. 05 2015 08:59:46 PM CST Parties Extra! Cynthia Reid, Tammy Fate and Lillie-Beth Brinkman-Greater Oklahoma City Chamber of Commerce LINK #NewsOK
Parties Extra! Mon, May. 04 2015 07:59:09 AM CST 20-40-60 Etiquette: New graduate prefers cash instead of party, gifts LINK @TheOklahoman #NewsOk
Parties Extra! Sun, May. 03 2015 08:51:53 AM CST Helen Ford Wallace: Parties, Etc.: May 3 LINK @TheOklahoman #NewsOk
Parties Extra! Tue, Apr. 28 2015 05:13:57 PM CST Go Red For Women---Parties Extra! Video LINK #TheOklahoman #NewsOk
Parties Extra! Tue, Apr. 28 2015 05:10:57 PM CST Go Red For Women---Parties Extra! Video LINK #TheOklahoman #NewsOk
Parties Extra! Mon, Apr. 27 2015 12:35:09 PM CST 20-40-60 Etiquette---Still no thank you --- LINK #TheOklahoman #NewsOk
Parties Extra! Sun, Apr. 26 2015 09:46:13 AM CST Helen Ford Wallace: Parties, Etc.: April 26 LINK #TheOklahoman #NewsOk

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