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.

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Parties Extra! Today at 7:52 AM Helen Ford Wallace: Parties, Etc.: Sept. 21 LINK #NewsOk @TheOklahoman
Parties Extra! Fri, Sep. 19 2014 11:09:14 AM CST Parties Extra! Video---Nicole Thomas, Epic Events and parties in Oklahoma City LINK #NewsOk
Parties Extra! Sun, Sep. 14 2014 11:50:49 AM CST RT @rcrissinger: Wiggle wiggle wiggle (@ Bicentennial Park) on #Yelp LINK
Parties Extra! Sun, Sep. 14 2014 08:22:47 AM CST Some parties in OKC---Helen Ford Wallace: Parties, Etc.: Sept. 14 LINK @TheOklahoman #NewsOk
Parties Extra! Thu, Sep. 11 2014 08:22:59 AM CST Parties Extra! Video---Susie Fuller, Susan Coit and Christian Boone --- Chi Omega's Fashion for a Passion LINK #NewsOk
Parties Extra! Wed, Sep. 10 2014 08:03:13 AM CST RT @PartyGalaxy: Halloween is right around the corner #okc! Be sure to stop by one of our super stores for all your costume, decor, & other…
Parties Extra! Wed, Sep. 10 2014 08:03:04 AM CST RT @taosnews: Good morning! Today in #Taos: Sunny w/ a faint scent of roasting chiles. High 78. Low 49. Sunrise at 6:41 a.m. Sunset at 7:17…
Parties Extra! Mon, Sep. 08 2014 01:43:42 PM CST RT @onawhimokc: One of our customers had this adorable birthday party setup using MacKenzie-Childs Courtly Check Enamelware... LINK
Parties Extra! Mon, Sep. 08 2014 01:41:33 PM CST RT @bakeat350tweets: oh yeah. :: RT @LandOLakesKtchn Start “pumpkin-everything” season w/ Soft Pumpkin Cookies LINK #kitc…
Parties Extra! Mon, Sep. 08 2014 10:07:19 AM CST RT @myriadgardens: Have you ever made furniture out of bent williow? Maybe u should try! Bent Willow Furniture Making Class 9/13 LINK
Parties Extra! Sun, Sep. 07 2014 10:24:12 AM CST Helen Ford Wallace: Parties, Etc.: Sept. 7 LINK #NewsOk
Parties Extra! Sat, Sep. 06 2014 02:42:41 PM CST RT @lillie_beth: Social media strategist for @hefner_goats @OklahomaJobs #funnyjobsok #confluencecon #okc
Parties Extra! Sat, Sep. 06 2014 09:14:49 AM CST RT @PartyGalaxy: Be on the lookout for our Halloween super stores! Start shopping our collection of costumes & accessories! LINK
Parties Extra! Sat, Sep. 06 2014 09:14:32 AM CST RT @thepioneerwoman: Oh...these ribs. Making them on the show this morning, and they are SO ridonkulously good. I'll post… LINK
Parties Extra! Sat, Sep. 06 2014 09:12:50 AM CST RT @MikeSherman: We'll be doing our #OUvsTU pregame hangout on @NewsOKSports at 9:30 a.m. Join us here. LINK @TheOklahoman
Parties Extra! Sat, Sep. 06 2014 09:08:58 AM CST Parties Extra! Video---Christine Eddington and the Myriad Gardens activities for fall LINK #NewsOk @TheOklahoman
Parties Extra! Fri, Sep. 05 2014 07:53:20 AM CST RT @WSJMoneyBeat: Long-term trend matters: Economy has averaged 215,000 monthly job gains this year, best pace of growth since 1999. http:/…
Parties Extra! Fri, Sep. 05 2014 07:52:56 AM CST RT @hefner_goats: Good morning new followers! A couple of reminders 1. Please do not feed us. 2. This is not an official City account. I'…
Parties Extra! Thu, Sep. 04 2014 01:20:52 PM CST Hey @hefner_goats! You were recommended by @lillie_beth! #Chevre
Parties Extra! Mon, Sep. 01 2014 09:17:35 AM CST Parking lot problems? 20-40-60 Men answer! LINK LINK