• Win tickets to see HD Boxing in Shawnee

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Updated: Wed, Jul 29, 2015

    Want to win tickets to see HD Boxing at Firelake Arena on Aug. 8? Enter your information below for a chance to win.

  • Win tickets to see Legend Fights in Shawnee

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Updated: Fri, Jul 17, 2015

    Want to win tickets to see Legend Fights at Firelake Arena on July 24? Enter your information below for a chance to win.

  • Oklahoma attorney general charges woman over false claim

    AP | Published: Wed, Jul 15, 2015

    SHAWNEE, Okla. (AP) — A criminal charge has been filed against a Shawnee woman who allegedly obtained funds after falsely claiming to have cancer. The Oklahoma Attorney General's Office says the charge was filed Wednesday against 40-year-old Jennifer Garrison. Online Pottawatomie County Court records do not indicate whether Garrison has an attorney. Prosecutors say Garrison posted online information about a surgery to remove a tumor and part of her stomach. Garrison also claimed she shaved her head because chemotherapy was causing her hair to fall out. Groups collected money for Garrison's treatments and a vacation for Garrison and her young son.

  • International Finals Youth Rodeo is meaningful to contestants, Shawnee residents

    By SARAH LOBBAN For The Oklahoman | Published: Sun, Jul 12, 2015

    The International Finals Youth Rodeo in Shawnee, Oklahoma, is one of the most prevalent youth rodeos in the world, and it offers prize money of more than $200,000.

  • International Finals Youth Rodeo continues in Shawnee

    Published: Tue, Jul 7, 2015

    Young competitors from around the globe are vying for more than $200,000 worth of prize money this week in Shawnee, Oklahoma.

  • International Finals Youth Rodeo begins Sunday in Shawnee

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Sat, Jul 4, 2015

    The 23rd annual International Finals Youth Rodeo is set for Sunday through Friday in Shawnee.

  • 4-H members show their skills with horses in Shawnee

    By Gatlin Squires For The Oklahoman | Published: Sat, Jun 27, 2015

    Oklahoma's State 4-H Horse Show was held at the Heart of Oklahoma Exposition Center in Shawnee.

  • St. Gregory's in Shawnee sets enrollment days for new students

    From Staff Reports | Published: Tue, Jun 16, 2015

    St. Gregory’s University in Shawnee will hold enrollment days on June 27 and July 25 for incoming freshman and transfer students.

  • All-State baseball: Breaking down the first team

    BY JACOB UNRUH | Published: Sat, Jun 13, 2015

    PLAYER OF THE YEAR COREY ZANGARI, CARL ALBERT Class: Senior Position: Catcher The story: Zangari followed the footsteps of some great Carl Albert players, becoming the team leader during a state runner-up finish. He hit 19 home runs and drove in 64 runs, including a masterful state tournament that saw three homers. He had signed with Oklahoma State, but instead has chosen to begin his professional career with the Chicago White Sox.

  • The Oklahoman's All-State baseball roster

    BY JACOB UNRUH | Published: Sat, Jun 13, 2015

    FIRST TEAM Pos.;Player,school;Cl.;Avg.;HR;RBI C;Corey Zangari, Carl Albert;Sr.;.490;19;64 1B;Dalton Reed, Roff;Jr.;.581;19;55 2B;T.J. Black, Stillwater;Sr.;.442;0;26 3B;Josh Rolette, Shawnee;Sr.;.495;9;54 SS;Kamen Lounsbury, Pioneer-Pleasant Vale;Sr.;.504;7;58 OF;Trevor McCutchin, Owasso;Sr.;.370;5;28 OF;Josh McMinn, Union City/Southwest Covenant;Sr.;.570;7;64 OF;Colin Simpson, Edmond Memorial;Sr.;.452;10;52 DH;Alex Fisher, Heritage Hall;Jr.;.567;3;54 PITCHERS Pos.;Player, school;Cl.;Rec.;ERA;IP;K RHP;Jesus Gamez, Dover;Sr.;6-2;0.27;51.1;99 RHP;Kyle Tyler, Westmoore;Sr.;8-0;0.

  • Big All-City baseball: Shawnee's Todd Boyer finally gets title he's chased entire career

    BY JACOB UNRUH | Published: Fri, Jun 12, 2015

    A coach at the school since 1991 and the head coach of the baseball team for nine years, Boyer finally won the state championship that’s slipped the fingers of the program each previous season in school history, earning The Oklahoman’s Big All-City Coach of the Year honor.

  • Big All-City baseball: Breaking down the first team

    BY JACOB UNRUH | Published: Fri, Jun 12, 2015

    HUNTER SOUTHERLAND, WESTMOORE Class: Senior Position: Catcher The story: The Oklahoma signee was a steady presence for Westmoore’s Class 6A state runner-up finish. He hit .379 with nine home runs and 37 RBIs. He was his best late in the season, hitting two homers in regionals and one in the state quarterfinals.   PLAYER OF THE YEAR COREY ZANGARI, CARL ALBERT Class: Senior Position: First base The story: Zangari put on a power display with 19 home runs and 64 RBIs while leading Carl Albert to a Class 5A state runner-up finish that was highlighted by three homers — two of which were grand slams — in the state tournament. The Oklahoma State signee was drafted in the sixth round

  • Murderer sentenced to life without parole

    BY NOLAN CLAY Staff Writernclay@oklahoman.com | Published: Fri, Jun 12, 2015

    Pottawatomie County District Court sentenced Troy Don Loveland, 42, of Shawnee, to life in prison without the possibility of parole in the 2012 strangling death of Samantha Beth Weaver, 27.

  • Potawatomis suing city of Shawnee in tribal court

    BY ANDREW KNITTLE

    Staff Writer

    aknittle@oklahoman.com

    | Updated: Mon, Jun 8, 2015

    In an extremely rare legal maneuver, the Citizen Potawatomi Nation is suing the city of Shawnee – in tribal court – over damage caused by a city-owned waterline that burst in March 2014, flooding the tribe’s Heritage Center and rendering the massive building useless for about a year.

  • Shawnee boy who died after being hit by car is identified

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Updated: Fri, May 29, 2015

    The 3-year-old boy who died after a hit-and-run collision Wednesday night has been identified as Aun’Dreis Tramble, of Shawnee, according to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol.

  • Child dies after being hit by car near Shawnee

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Updated: Thu, May 28, 2015

    A child is dead after a hit-and-run collision Wednesday night near Shawnee, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported.

  • Oklahoma professor earns accolade for book on American Indians and Methodist church

    From Staff Reports | Published: Sat, May 23, 2015

    Tash Smith, Ph.D., an assistant professor at St. Gregory’s University, will receive an award for his book on American Indians and Methodist Church

  • In brief: Oklahoma City metro-area news briefs

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Thu, May 21, 2015

    In brief: Oklahoma City metro-area news briefs.

  • Oklahoma casinos ante up for blood drive

    From Staff Reports | Published: Sat, May 16, 2015

    Ten Oklahoma casinos will hold blood drives next week for the Oklahoma Blood Institute.

  • Oklahoma City-area achievers

    Published: Wed, May 13, 2015

    Achievers




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