Tiffany Gibson
News Online Editor

Tiffany Gibson has worked for the Oklahoman since August 2011 and is a member of the digital news team. In addition to writing and web editing, she also creates multimedia features for the website and maintains social media accounts. A Tennessee native, Tiffany is a Lady Vols fan and rollergirl.

Top Stories


  • Newsroom 101 students participate in 15-second journalism video challenge

    Tiffany Gibson | Updated: Mon, Apr 14, 2014

    “What do journalists do?” That’s the question we asked our Newsroom 101 students on Saturday and challenged them to answer it in a 15-second video. Here’s a look at three videos they came up with:     How can you not love a story about penguins?!

  • Which Oklahoma actor would play you in a movie?

    Tiffany Gibson | Published: Tue, Apr 1, 2014

    You might have noticed a new banner on the home page. If not, you should probably go check it out. It looks like this: It contains all of the answers to the universe. OK, not really. But, it does tell you which famous Oklahoma actor would play you in a movie.

  • Twitter celebrates 8th birthday, allows users to search for first tweets

    BY TIFFANY GIBSON | Updated: Thu, Mar 20, 2014

    Twitter is celebrating its upcoming 8th birthday by allowing users to search for their first tweets. The company has launched the site First-Tweets.com, which has a simple search bar and the option to tweet out your first post. People are also encouraged to use the tag #FirstTweet. Here's mine: I am frustrated with twitter phone device settings; however, exicted about the upcoming election. Go out and vote if you haven't already! — Tiffany Gibson (@Tiffanyg89) November 4, 2008 (Looking back, I think I still had a BlackBerry and couldn't get the Twitter app to work.

  • Oklahoma students create inspirational YouTube video for teacher battling cancer

    Tiffany Gibson | Published: Thu, Mar 13, 2014

    Mustang students are rallying around their middle school science teacher who was diagnosed with cancer in May 2013. A group of students have created an inspirational letter in the form of a YouTube video, encouraging Mustang teacher Marshall Lauen to stay strong and continue to fight the disease.

  • Oklahoma 10-year-old impresses with 'Rolling In The Deep' Adele cover

    Tiffany Gibson | Published: Thu, Mar 6, 2014

    Look out Adele. It looks like you might have some competition. And it’s Edmond native Olivia Kay. This 10-year-old has a powerful voice and is showcasing it in her cover of Adele’s “Rolling In The Deep.” The video has been making the rounds online and already has more than 20,000 views on YouTube.

  • Former Tulsa Shock coach named assistant with Atlanta Dream

    Tiffany Gibson | Published: Wed, Mar 5, 2014

    The Tulsa World reports former Tulsa Shock interim head coach Teresa Edwards has been named an assistant coach with the Atlanta Dream.

  • Oklahoma cheerleading group receives support through social media after gym fire

    BY TIFFANY GIBSON | Updated: Wed, Mar 5, 2014

    A Miami, Okla. cheerleading organization, known as Miami Elite, is getting support on social media from other cheer groups across the country after its gym was damaged in a fire Wednesday morning. The group posted on its Facebook page that it is currently in the process of assessing the damage. // Post by Miami Elite. The Twitter account @CheerUpdates, which has 95,000 followers, tweeted out the news, causing others to spread the word and send their support to the organization. Prayers to Miami Elite of Oklahoma, the program has lost its gym to a fire.

  • Journalism is not a crime: Al Jazeera launches global campaign to free staff

    Tiffany Gibson | Updated: Thu, Feb 27, 2014

    People from all over the world are coming together today to take part in a campaign for the release of Al Jazeera journalists detained in Egypt. You might have noticed the tag #FreeAJStaff trending on Twitter with photos of people holding up a piece of paper with the hashtag written on it.

  • #OKCselfie photo contest: Win a DSLR camera, be published in The Oklahoman

    Tiffany Gibson | Updated: Wed, Feb 26, 2014

    For Outlook 2014, we’re asking readers to share their #OKCselfie photos of the city. Get creative and snap photos of a captivating mural, the beauty of the skyline, local artwork and/or sporting events. It’s up to you. All you have to do is include yourself in the photo and use the tag #OKCselfie on Instagram, Facebook and/or Twitter through March 28.

  • A GIF Wrap-Up Of The 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics

    Tiffany Gibson | Updated: Mon, Feb 24, 2014

    The 2014 Winter Olympics came to a close Sunday night with Russia poking fun at itself for a mishap during the opening ceremony on Feb. 7. Take a look: And if you missed some of the games and funny moments this year, here’s a gif wrap-up of a few:  Of course, there are many more GIFs of the games out there on the Web, so share them or your own in the comments below.

  • Will this new bill make rape an invisible crime?

    Tiffany Gibson | Updated: Sat, Feb 22, 2014

    Can you imagine not knowing if a rapist is targeting your neighborhood? Usually, law enforcement and the media work together to alert the public of these types of crimes, but a new proposed law in Tennessee would make all details of a sexual assault secret unless they came out during a trial.

  • OKC roller derby team raising money to keep banked track in Oklahoma

    Tiffany Gibson | Updated: Wed, Feb 19, 2014

    Will the days of banked track roller derby in Oklahoma soon be over? Not if the OKC Outlaws have anything to say about it. The state’s only banked track team has launched an Indiegogo campaign to save its track, which was featured in Drew Barrymore’s 2009 film “Whip It.” The track is currently owned by a group of investors.

  • Community forum set for new downtown OKC charter school

    Tiffany Gibson | Updated: Thu, Feb 13, 2014

    Community members and parents of prospective John Rex Charter Elementary School students are invited to attend a question and answer forum at 7 tonight at University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center – College of Public Health auditorium, 801 NE 13 St.

  • Facebook offers custom gender options for users

    Tiffany Gibson | Published: Thu, Feb 13, 2014

    Facebook rolled out new gender settings Thursday, offering options to users who don’t identify as male or female. “So today, we’re proud to offer a new custom gender option to help you better express your own identity on Facebook,” the company wrote on its Facebook Diversity page.

  • Enter to win tickets to the Bart & Nadia Perfect 10 gymnastics challenge

    Tiffany Gibson | Updated: Thu, Feb 13, 2014

    Want to win tickets to the Perfect 10 Challenge on Friday, Feb. 21? Enter our ticket giveaway here. The Perfect 10 Challenge is a women’s collegiate gymnastics competition featuring the University of Oklahoma, University of Alabama, University of Michigan and University of West Virginia.

  • Oklahoma restaurant owner says he doesn't want gays around

    Tiffany Gibson | Updated: Fri, Feb 7, 2014

    Have you ever been turned away at a restaurant because the color or your skin or perceived sexual orientation? One of the top trending stories on NewsOK today is about this very issue. It’s about an Enid restaurant owner who has come under fire for discriminating against gay people and reportedly turning away ethnic minorities and people with disabilities.

  • Tulsa Shock release 2014 schedule

    Tiffany Gibson | Published: Thu, Feb 6, 2014

    The Tulsa Shock will kickoff its fifth season in Tulsa with a game against the Stars in San Antonio on May 17.

  • Why the Seattle Storm is upset with Fox's Super Bowl coverage

    Tiffany Gibson | Updated: Wed, Feb 5, 2014

    As the fourth quarter of the 2014 Super Bowl dragged on, Fox began showing highlights from the 1979 SuperSonics, claiming it was the city’s only professional sports champion.

  • Oklahoma man loses 222 pounds during 'Biggest Loser' competition

    Tiffany Gibson | Published: Wed, Feb 5, 2014

    Even though Edmond’s David Brown didn’t win “The Biggest Loser,” he still feels like a winner. “Tonight was not the winning step; the winning step was the first one,” Brown told “Biggest Loser” host Alison Sweeney, before the final weigh-in during the finale.

  • Magic Johnson's group purchases Los Angeles Sparks

    Tiffany Gibson | Published: Wed, Feb 5, 2014

    Take a deep breath, Sparks fans. Your team isn’t relocating to Bay Area after all.




Tiffany Gibson Tue, Apr. 15 2014 01:46:32 PM CST Aww. Adorable. RT @NewsOK: Photo Gallery: Malee celebrates third birthday at @okczoo LINK LINK
Tiffany Gibson Tue, Apr. 15 2014 01:11:12 PM CST Love these photos of the blood moon by Oklahoma photographers LINK #MyOklahoma
Tiffany Gibson Tue, Apr. 15 2014 01:00:14 PM CST RT @jayspear: @nasreen_iqbal @Tiffanyg89 yep great lunch #learning #bonding #food
Tiffany Gibson Mon, Apr. 14 2014 04:15:05 PM CST RT @USATODAYmoney: .@USAirways: “We captured the tweet to flag it as inappropriate. ... The image was inadvertently included in a response …
Tiffany Gibson Mon, Apr. 14 2014 02:23:50 PM CST RT @kylefredrickson: Huge congrats to former @NewsOK editor @JoeHight & the @csgazette for its Pulitzer win for national reporting: http://…
Tiffany Gibson Mon, Apr. 14 2014 01:56:55 PM CST Newsroom 101 students participate in 15-second video challenge LINK
Tiffany Gibson Mon, Apr. 14 2014 12:52:37 PM CST Oklahoma same-sex marriage case to be argued in Denver this week LINK
Tiffany Gibson Mon, Apr. 14 2014 12:42:08 PM CST RT @HuffPostMedia: Alarming fact of the day: the number of working journalists in the US dropped by 17,000 in just 6 years LINK
Tiffany Gibson Mon, Apr. 14 2014 09:11:57 AM CST UPDATE: Snow blowing into Oklahoma City, wind advisory, hard freeze warning issued in Oklahoma LINK
Tiffany Gibson Sun, Apr. 13 2014 09:55:40 PM CST Woo hoo! We represented #OKC!! RT @OKCRollerDerby: Final score: OKCRD 191 Fighting Unicorns 138
Tiffany Gibson Sun, Apr. 13 2014 10:56:12 AM CST It's bout day! Come watch some roller derby at 5 p.m. at @SkateGalaxyOKC LINK
Tiffany Gibson Fri, Apr. 11 2014 10:11:59 PM CST About to see #DraftDay with @jaclyncosgrove. I don't know how draft day actually works. Maybe @JenniCarlson_OK can tell us if it's accurate
Tiffany Gibson Fri, Apr. 11 2014 03:26:37 PM CST RT @NewsOKSports: RT @TulsaShock: BREAKING: The Tulsa Shock have re-signed center Courtney Paris to a one-year contract.
Tiffany Gibson Fri, Apr. 11 2014 01:43:31 PM CST RT @OKCRollerDerby: We're getting ready to take on the Fighting Unicorns this weekend. Come out to @SkateGalaxyOKC Sunday to cheer us on! h…
Tiffany Gibson Fri, Apr. 11 2014 12:56:26 PM CST @jeninthe405 Oh, that's at the top of the list in my earthquake plan.
Tiffany Gibson Fri, Apr. 11 2014 12:52:27 PM CST 4 tips for surviving Oklahoma earthquakes LINK
Tiffany Gibson Fri, Apr. 11 2014 10:43:47 AM CST Classy. This is why she's the greatest of all time: Pat Summitt congratulates Geno on 9th title LINK via @tennessean
Tiffany Gibson Thu, Apr. 10 2014 04:17:34 PM CST RT @NewsOK: Dash-cam footage: Oklahoma officer averts danger when distracted driver plows into patrol car LINK LINK
Tiffany Gibson Thu, Apr. 10 2014 03:00:22 PM CST Check out this cool, interactive #OKC road map by @MadiLAlexander: Are your neighborhood's roads up to par? LINK
Tiffany Gibson Thu, Apr. 10 2014 12:47:19 PM CST @MadiLAlexander Thanks. Not my doing, but I'll fix it.