• Class 6A-I football final set for H.A. Chapman Stadium in Tulsa

    BY SCOTT WRIGHT AND JACOB UNRUH | Published: Tue, Nov 18, 2014

    Mustang will be making its third trip to the Tulsa area in the last five weeks when it faces Tulsa Union at Tulsa University’s Chapman Stadium at 1 p.m. Saturday in the Class 6A-I semifinals. And the Broncos are hoping for the chance to add a fourth Tulsa trip. The Tulsa World reported Tuesday that Chapman Stadium will be the site of the 6A-I championship game, set for Friday, Dec. 5, following the Thanksgiving bye week. The Mustang-Union winner will face the winner of the other semifinal game between Jenks and Owasso, which will be played Friday night at Chapman Stadium. The OSSAA’s five-year contract to hold the 11-man state championship games at Boone Pickens Stadium in Stillwater expired after the 2013

  • $50 million retail center planned for I-40, Czech Hall Road near Yukon, OK

    By Brianna Bailey, Business Writer | Updated: Wed, Nov 12, 2014

    A Tennessee developer has plans to build a $50 million shopping center at Interstate 40 and Czech Hall Road.

  • High school roundup: Tulsa Union survives scare from Mustang

    From Staff Reports | Published: Sat, Nov 1, 2014

    Top-ranked Tulsa Union rallied from a 24-12 deficit by scoring 18 straight points in the fourth quarter to win at No. 5 Mustang, 30-24, and clinch the District 6AI-2 title.

  • Oklahoma City metro teens re-enact pioneer experiences

    By Debra Woods, For The Oklahoman | Published: Sat, Nov 1, 2014

    Young people from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints spent their fall break experiencing a handcart journey.

  • Documentary focuses on animal rescue after deadly storms in Oklahoma

    By Jenifer Reynolds, For The Oklahoman | Updated: Fri, Oct 24, 2014

    “Nature vs. Nature: The Animal Victims of the 2013 Oklahoma Tornadoes, ” a documentary by the Oklahoma Veterinary Medical Foundation, will be shown Tuesday at the Oklahoma City Museum of art

  • Amid fears of Ebola, Oklahoma residents stay home from work, school

    BY JACLYN COSGROVE, Staff Writer | Updated: Tue, Oct 21, 2014

    Oklahoma passengers of a recent cruise are at “no risk” of contracting Ebola after sharing the ship with a Dallas healthcare worker who handled a laboratory specimen for an Ebola patient, health officials said Monday.

  • Mustang school district confirms one case of viral meningitis

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Mon, Oct 20, 2014

    A sixth-grade student at Canyon Ridge Intermediate in Mustang, Oklahoma, has a confirmed case of viral meningitis, the officials at Mustang Public Schools reported.

  • Mustang football: Mustang holds on to beat Southmoore

    By Scott Wright | Published: Fri, Oct 17, 2014

    Mustang’s Chandler Garrett admittedly had the worst passing night of his varsity football career Friday night, but the Bronco coaches still wanted the ball in the hands of their junior quarterback. Garrett rushed the ball 13 times for 78 yards, with three crucial runs on the game-clinching final drive that gave the sixth-ranked Broncos a 7-3 win over Southmoore at Bronco Stadium.

  • Top 10 high school football games of Week 7: Less-intriguing district matchups have suddenly become big games

    By Scott Wright | Published: Sun, Oct 12, 2014

    The complexion of the high school football season changes with every week of district play, and suddenly, games that were expected to have big implications on district races suddenly don’t mean as much. At the same time, games that weren’t expected to be significantly impactful are surprisingly so. Week 7 has a lot of the second type of game.

  • High school football: Mustang struggles early, comes back to beat Norman North

    By Scott Wright | Published: Thu, Oct 9, 2014

    Mustang gave up three touchdowns in the first 4 minutes and 40 seconds Thursday night. But the Bronco defense was nearly perfect the rest of the night to lead the charge in a 41-27 win over seventh-ranked Norman North at Harve Collins Field.

  • Antique Critique set for Friday in Mustang

    By Sarah Lobban, Staff Writer | Published: Wed, Oct 8, 2014

    The annual event in Mustang, featuring local appraiser J. Matthew McNeil, is a fundraiser for the Mustang Historical Society.

  • High schools: Class 6A split has meant more exciting games to watch

    By Scott Wright | Published: Sun, Oct 5, 2014

    The quality of football games on the field every Friday night has been far more entertaining than anyone could have projected.

  • Friday Night Lights: Ask Mustang quarterback Chandler Garrett — dreams do happen

    By Scott Wright | Published: Thu, Oct 2, 2014

    A lot of athletically gifted sixth graders don’t even make it to the level of high school star, much less college or the pros. But some, like Garrett, are able to maintain focus and continue to progress as players. Now a 6-foot-4, 210-pound junior, Garrett has become one of the top high school quarterbacks in the state. He’s drawing recruiting attention from programs all over the country.

  • Mustang beats Edmond North 34-20 in football

    From Staff Report | Published: Sat, Sep 27, 2014

    Mustang hangs on to beat Edmond North High School. The score was 34-20.

  • Mustang football: Despite slow start, Mustang beats Edmond North by 14

    By Scott Wright | Published: Thu, Sep 25, 2014

    Mustang players all had a different adjective to describe their team’s performance Thursday night.

  • Oklahoma City homebuilders show new wares at Parade of Homes

    BY RICHARD MIZE, Real Estate Editor | Updated: Sat, Sep 20, 2014

    Construction is down compared to this time last year, but Oklahoma City homebuilders say they — and buyers — are ready for the annual new-home showcase, Parade of Homes.

  • Parade of Homes kicks off in Oklahoma City metro area

    BY RICHARD MIZE, Real Estate Editor | Updated: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

    The annual Parade of Homes has 103 new houses open free to the public Saturday through Sept. 28 and features three neighborhoods in the north Oklahoma City metro area.

  • Mustang fire chief earns recognition

    By Steve Gust, For The Oklahoman | Updated: Tue, Sep 9, 2014

    Mustang Fire Chief Carl Hickman was given a professional designation through the Center for Public Safety Excellence.

  • Mustang celebrates Western Days

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Wed, Sep 10, 2014

    Mustang held its Western Days celebration over the weekend.

  • Theater lovers thrive at Stage Door in Yukon

    By Sarah Lobban, For The Oklahoman | Published: Tue, Sep 9, 2014

    Yukon’s Stage Door Theatre is in an aging building and facing a move.