• Fatal crash in Edmond reported Monday

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Updated: 2 min ago

    A person was killed in a crash Monday near N Air Depot Boulevard and E Covell Road.

  • Police release name of man shot to death in northeast Oklahoma City Sunday

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Mon, May 4, 2015

    Police released the name of a man shot to death in northeast Oklahoma City. Homicide number 21 of 2015 in Oklahoma City was reported early Sunday.

  • Tulsa woman jailed on report of vandalizing corpse

    By SAMANTHA VICENT - Tulsa World | Updated: 6 hr ago

    A Tulsa woman remained in custody Sunday night after being arrested late Thursday on suspicion of illegally cutting a woman's corpse at a Tulsa funeral home. Shaynna Lauren Sims, who also goes by Shaynna Smith, is held in lieu of $20,000 bond on a misdemeanor complaint of illegal dissection, jail records show. Police received a report from the Moore Funeral Home in the 1900 block of East Memorial Drive around 5 p.m. Thursday, where a manager reported the family of a woman whose body was waiting to be interred there claimed the body had been vandalized. Officers reported seeing the woman's hair on the floor near her casket and that makeup on her face had been smeared, according to Sims' arrest report. Read the full

  • Tulsa Public Schools assistant coach suspended after domestic assault arrest

    By SAMANTHA VICENT - Tulsa World | Updated: 6 hr ago

    A Tulsa Public Schools assistant wrestling coach was arrested early Sunday on a complaint of domestic assault and battery by strangulation. Timothy Aaron Littrell, 36, was booked at the Tulsa Jail just before 5:45 a.m., jail records show. A Tulsa Public Schools agenda from November 2013 indicates Littrell was hired as an assistant wrestling coach at Memorial High School on Aug. 22 of that year. An arrest report alleges that officers received a domestic disturbance report from a woman in east Tulsa who said she got into an argument with Littrell while at a bar in downtown Tulsa and that he attempted to push her out of a vehicle while they were traveling on the Broken Arrow Expressway. Read the full story at

  • Monday partly sunny, but rain on the way in Oklahoma

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Updated: 6 hr ago

    After a partly sunny day Monday, rain chances move in each day for the rest of the week. Rain chances continue through the coming weekend.

  • UPDATE: Motorcyclist dies after crash in Norman

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Mon, May 4, 2015

    Chad Brown, 29, of Norman, died Sunday after his motorcycle and a sport utility vehicle collided in the area of west State Highway 9 and the northbound Interstate 35 on ramp. The SUV driver, Kaitlyn Romo, 24, of Weslaco, Texas, was arrested on complaints of manslaughter and driving under the influence, Norman police said early Monday.

  • Oklahoma City police investigate homicide early Sunday

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Sun, May 3, 2015

    Oklahoma City police said they are investigating a homicide at an apartment complex in the 3600 block of N Lottie Avenue.

  • Oklahoma Child Death Review Board reports on leading causes of children's deaths

    BY JENNIFER PALMER, Staff Writer | Yesterday

    The leading causes of death among Oklahoma children are unsafe sleep practices and traffic fatalities—both preventable, according to the state Child Death Review Board.

  • Norman, Midwest City disagree on viability of water reuse study

    By Jane Glenn Cannon, Staff Writer | Yesterday

    Officials from Midwest City and Norman disagree as to the worthiness of a study on reusing treated wastewater by discharging it back into the Lake Thunderbird watershed.

  • 2015 Panhellenic Alumnae Women of the Year Luncheon held in Oklahoma City

    Helen Ford Wallace | Published: Sun, May 3, 2015

     Karen Renfroe, Whitney Moss, Terry Ann Johnston, Katy Woodard, Janie Axton, Linda Rodgers, Cindy Reilley, Samara Terrill, Sarah Musler, Virginia Ann “Ginann” Manchester, Lisa J. Wasemiller M.D., Kathleen Stevenson, Hilda Lewis, Kacey Luster, Sunshine Myers, Elizabeth Windes, Winter Kozac. (Photos provided). The Greater Oklahoma City Alumnae Panhellenic Association celebrated the 80th year anniversary at a […]

  • One dead, one arrested in Sulphur stabbing homicide

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Updated: Sat, May 2, 2015

    Jose Devora, 55, was found dead Friday in Sulphur of apparent stab wounds, the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation reported.

  • Edmond man wanted in fatal Kilpatrick Turnpike crash surrenders in Texas

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Updated: Sat, May 2, 2015

    An Edmond man accused of causing a crash that killed a 6-year-old boy surrendered to authorities in Texas on Saturday morning. Kelly Corn, 44, turned himself in at the Callahan County jail in Baird, Texas.