Nick Trougakos
Local News Local Editor

Local Editor Nick Trougakos has been with The Oklahoman since 2002. Trougakos covered the military, federal agencies and courts before becoming an editor in 2005. Prior to joining The Oklahoman, Trougakos was a reporter for the Oklahoma City bureau of the Associated Press.


  • Dispatches from the road: Little Rock

    Nick Trougakos | Updated: Mon, Jul 7, 2014

    The annual Beagle Family summer road trip/Disney World vacation is officially in the books, so how about a week’s worth of posts to recap my beer journey across America? The trip started with a one-night stop in Little Rock to check out the city’s River Market District, a sort of Bricktown-like area along the Arkansas […]




Nick Trougakos Wed, Dec. 17 2014 09:36:42 PM CST New beer alert! #shiner LINK
Nick Trougakos Wed, Dec. 17 2014 12:02:34 PM CST New blog post: American Homebrewers Association offers memberships to president, White House chef.... LINK
Nick Trougakos Wed, Dec. 17 2014 09:54:58 AM CST Check out Roughtail's Blaine Stansel as he talks beer for Christmas with The Oklahoman's Food Dude Dave Cathey.... LINK
Nick Trougakos Tue, Dec. 16 2014 07:31:21 PM CST Just when you make a joke about never making a mistake! TapWerks Ale House will tap two Anthem Brewing beers on... LINK
Nick Trougakos Tue, Dec. 16 2014 07:25:00 PM CST “@AndyGillock: @THIRSTYBEAGLE from what I've seen event is Wednesday not Thursday.” Oh boy, you are correct. Wednesday!
Nick Trougakos Tue, Dec. 16 2014 03:48:56 PM CST New blog post: TapWerks to tap two Anthem special release beers. Plus release date info on Pappy Burleson... LINK
Nick Trougakos Mon, Dec. 15 2014 02:47:21 PM CST Roughtail's Blaine Stansel in studio right now with the Food Dude! LINK
Nick Trougakos Mon, Dec. 15 2014 11:56:40 AM CST New blog post: Check my Q&A with Randy Burleson, the man behind the face on Anthem's new 17% ABV barrel-aged... LINK
Nick Trougakos Fri, Dec. 12 2014 08:23:27 PM CST New blog post: Feds approve new labels for The Willows, Anthem, Prairie.... LINK
Nick Trougakos Fri, Dec. 12 2014 11:54:46 AM CST New blog post: Roughtail Taphouse unveils growing beer list.... LINK
Nick Trougakos Fri, Dec. 12 2014 11:48:33 AM CST Here's the write-up on OKC's new Dust Bowl Lanes and Fassler Hall.... LINK
Nick Trougakos Fri, Dec. 12 2014 11:47:21 AM CST From NewsOK, here's a story about bottling your own wine (I do that!) in Automobile Alley:... LINK
Nick Trougakos Wed, Dec. 10 2014 12:14:21 PM CST Fassler Hall OKC opens for biz at 11 a.m. tomorrow! https://t.co/FT3EEEajUZ LINK
Nick Trougakos Wed, Dec. 10 2014 11:03:51 AM CST RT @TheSpiritShop: .@Roughtailbeer Coffee Tsar Imperial Stout Pints are here today. Great with roquefort or blue cheeses @forwardfoods http…
Nick Trougakos Wed, Dec. 10 2014 06:51:33 AM CST RT @mrdylanb: Made great progress today, hope to clean it up tomorrow to finish the job @oakandore #wood #paint LINK
Nick Trougakos Tue, Dec. 09 2014 02:39:29 PM CST New blog post: Did you know there are 13 states with more than 100 craft breweries in them? More stats like this... LINK
Nick Trougakos Tue, Dec. 09 2014 09:42:15 AM CST New blog post: TapWerks lines up Christmas beers for annual Holiday Beer Party.... LINK
Nick Trougakos Mon, Dec. 08 2014 11:54:47 AM CST New blog post: Roughtail readies kegs of Hoptometrist, Coffee Tsar. Plus news on Prairie and Marshall.... LINK
Nick Trougakos Fri, Dec. 05 2014 04:47:35 PM CST Almost forgot to say: Happy Repeal Day y'all! LINK
Nick Trougakos Fri, Dec. 05 2014 03:15:49 PM CST New blog post: The Roughtail Taphouse -- a bar offering full-strength beer and food -- opens today adjacent to... LINK