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


  • Join us for another OKC Instameet

    Tiffany Gibson | Updated: Mon, Jun 30, 2014

    Hey Oklahoma photographers! Whether you’re a hobbyist or a pro, we’d like to invite you to come out and shoot photos with us at our next Instameet on Sunday, July 27. We’ll meet at the Devon Boathouse at 4 p.m. and spend the next two hours exploring the Boathouse District and testing out equipment from […]

  • Win VIP tickets to OKCFEST

    Tiffany Gibson | Updated: Mon, Jun 16, 2014

    If you’ve been excited for OKCFEST ever since it was first announced in April, you’re probably planning on attending. So, why not upgrade to VIP tickets? We’re giving away four VIP tickets to the June 46-29 Oklahoma City music festival, which will boast main stage headliners such as Lady Antebellum, Dierks Bentley, Merle Haggard and […]

  • D-Day at 70: Oklahomans reflect, pay tribute to WWII soldiers

    BY TIFFANY GIBSON, tgibson@opubco.com | Updated: Fri, Jun 6, 2014

    Today marks the 70th anniversary of the Allied invasion of Normandy during World War II. 

  • Live Chat: Oklahoma lethal injections

    Tiffany Gibson | Published: Wed, Apr 30, 2014

    Join The Oklahoman’s Graham Lee Brewer for a chat at 2 p.m. Wednesday to discuss the recent incident of a botched lethal injection at the Oklahoma State Penitentiary. State Corrections Department officials stopped the execution of convicted killer Clayton Derrell Lockett Tuesday night after the injection caused his body to violently convulse.

  • Show us your throwback prom photos

    Tiffany Gibson | Updated: Thu, Apr 17, 2014

    It’s that time of year again: Prom season. It’s a rite of passage for many teenagers, who are on the hunt for the perfect outfit and a night to remember. This year, we are collecting old prom photos to feature in a gallery on NewsOK.

  • 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.




Tiffany Gibson Sat, Jul. 12 2014 05:23:08 PM CST Bout day in Lawton! We're taking on the @580RollerGirls at 7 p.m. LINK
Tiffany Gibson Fri, Jul. 11 2014 07:11:09 PM CST ICYMI: Daydreams of the dog park LINK #GoPro #filmmaking
Tiffany Gibson Fri, Jul. 11 2014 05:34:07 PM CST @Purina Hey thanks. :)
Tiffany Gibson Fri, Jul. 11 2014 02:31:19 PM CST RT @Tennessean: "I think journalism was the most important thing I could have done with my life," - John Seigenthaler LINK
Tiffany Gibson Fri, Jul. 11 2014 02:21:10 PM CST RIP John Seigenthaler. You were an inspiration to so many of us at MTSU. It was a pleasure to have met you.
Tiffany Gibson Fri, Jul. 11 2014 02:15:00 PM CST RT @MTSUSidelines: John Seigenthaler, a staple of First Amendment rights, died this morning in Nashville after an illness. Our hearts go ou…
Tiffany Gibson Fri, Jul. 11 2014 01:22:04 PM CST Here's the complete transcript from @stevelackmeyer's #OKC Central Chat this morning: LINK
Tiffany Gibson Fri, Jul. 11 2014 12:48:32 PM CST Former OU player is quickly becoming one of the best point guards in the @wnba. LINK #Sooners
Tiffany Gibson Fri, Jul. 11 2014 12:15:05 PM CST Lunch link: We attached a GoPro to Maggie before a visit to the dog park. Here's the end result. LINK
Tiffany Gibson Fri, Jul. 11 2014 11:54:03 AM CST Bomb threat reported at Lexington Correctional Center LINK
Tiffany Gibson Fri, Jul. 11 2014 08:19:24 AM CST Haha! Know your movies, people - A Whole Bunch Of People On Facebook Thought Steven Spielberg Killed A Real Dinosaur LINK
Tiffany Gibson Thu, Jul. 10 2014 01:08:19 PM CST RT @okczoo: Only 2 days left to vote! #nametherhino LINK LINK
Tiffany Gibson Thu, Jul. 10 2014 10:17:28 AM CST @jaclyncosgrove Oh, man. That's the worst.
Tiffany Gibson Thu, Jul. 10 2014 09:52:28 AM CST @jaclyncosgrove Awww. How can you concentrate with that little face staring at you?!
Tiffany Gibson Wed, Jul. 09 2014 03:46:11 PM CST Q&A: Law officers must now have warrant to search an individual’s cellphone LINK
Tiffany Gibson Wed, Jul. 09 2014 03:00:13 PM CST What songs are on your summer playlist? LINK Mine: Paramore "Ain't It Fun," MKTO "Classic," Tiesto "Red Lights" & "Latch"
Tiffany Gibson Wed, Jul. 09 2014 12:25:30 PM CST But, the state’s increasing population of older inmates & option to not expand Medicaid could lead to increased medical costs in the future.
Tiffany Gibson Wed, Jul. 09 2014 12:24:30 PM CST Study shows Oklahoma spends least in nation on prisoner health care LINK via @grahambrewer
Tiffany Gibson Wed, Jul. 09 2014 09:58:20 AM CST RT @NewsOK: WATCH: Soldier returns from nine-month tour in Afghanistan & surprises family at RedHawks game LINK LINK
Tiffany Gibson Tue, Jul. 08 2014 09:36:52 PM CST RT @kylefredrickson: .@shuttrking took this incredible shot today at the scene of a fiery crash in Bethany: LINK @NewsOK …