• Oklahoma food news and notes: 6 Degrees of Bacon returns to Midtown

    By Dave Cathey Food Editor dcathey@oklahoman.com | Published: Wed, Sep 30, 2015

    Oklahoma food news including details about the 6 Degrees of Bacon Festival, Yukon Czech Festival and Norman's inaugural Mix on Main event.

  • Yukon ready to check in with 50th Czech Festival

    By Jenna Roberson For The Oklahoman | Published: Wed, Sep 30, 2015

    The city of Yukon will host its 50th annual Oklahoma Czech Festival on Saturday. Presented by Oklahoma Czechs Inc., the event will offer tastes of Czech culture, including food, music, dancing, traditional costumes and imported merchandise.

  • Helen Ford Wallace: Parties, Etc.: Sept. 27, 2015

    By Helen Ford Wallace hwallace@Oklahoman.com | Published: Sun, Sep 27, 2015

    Bridal Shower, Associates Gala, Pi Phi Award, Beaux Arts Deb Party, Town Hall Dinner

  • PHOTOS: Australian motorcyclists ride through Oklahoma City for mental health awareness

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Updated: Wed, Sep 23, 2015

    A band of 65 Australian motorcyclists are visiting Oklahoma City on their first “Black Dog Ride” across the United States. The group, which has completed five previous tours in Australia, is partnering with Mental Health First Aid USA to raise mental health awareness and funds to train more veterans and first responders in Mental Health First Aid.

  • Junior League of Oklahoma City has first meeting

    Updated: Sun, Sep 20, 2015

        Brian Attebery, Nazette Zuhdi-Cleaver, Rebekah Wheeler. (Photo provided)   Members of the Junior League of Oklahoma City held the first meeting at the Oklahoma City Golf & Country Club. Theme “Team JLOC” featured red and white tablecloths, centerpieces with JLOC pennants and pom poms. Nazette Zuhdi-Cleaver is League president.  Mini hot dogs, nachos, popcorn, French fries and cookies were served. Brian Attebery, owner of Results Fitness and Nutrition, Edmond, was one of the guest speakers. He discussed top fitness myths and answered questions.

  • Helen Ford Wallace: Parties, Etc.: Sept. 20

    By Helen Ford Wallace hwallace@Oklahoman.com | Published: Sun, Sep 20, 2015

    Heart Ball Sweethearts, Junior League, Art Show

  • Guide to Class 5A No. 3 Deer Creek at Yukon

    Jacob Unruh | Updated: Fri, Sep 18, 2015

    When: 7 p.m., Friday Where: Miller Stadium, 1777 S. Yukon Parkway Radio: Now-FM 92.2; KRXO-FM 104.5 Records: Deer Creek 2-0; Yukon 0-2 Last week: Deer Creek 31, Norman 22 — Quarterback Clayton Sims threw two touchdowns and Tahj Davidson scored twice on the ground as Deer Creek got a big lead and held off the Tigers. Norman North 59, Yukon 24 — Yukon couldn’t slow down Norman North quarterback Cameron Hardesty, who threw for 311 yards and four touchdowns. The Timberwolves outscored the Millers 28-3 in the second half. Players to watch: Deer Creek — Davidson, RB. Last season, the Antlers struggled to establish a consistent run game. Davidson is off to a hot start and

  • Party Galaxy in Oklahoma City---Marty Dillon and Mark Wilmes---Parties Extra!

    Helen Ford Wallace | Updated: Wed, Sep 16, 2015


  • Artists seek help to restore Yukon mural

    By Steve Gust For The Oklahoman | Published: Wed, Sep 16, 2015

    The Chisholm Trail Mural, artwork created in 1989 depicting Yukon's heritage, is in need of restoration. Artist Joy Willingham, with help from artist Bob Palmer, is trying to raise $7,500 to fund the restoration in time for the Yukon Czech Festival.

  • Spirit League indoor soccer starts soon in Yukon

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Wed, Sep 16, 2015

    Persons of all ages with a disability are encouraged to come out and play in the indoor soccer season presented by Yukon's Spirit League. The season offers games on Tuesdays, from Sept. 22 through Oct. 13.

  • The Oklahoman's 20-40-60 Etiquette: The Men Answer: Gametime for Children? How about obscenities?

    By Adam Kemp, Ford Sanger, Brad McNeill, Scott Kinnaird, Berry Tramel and Ron James | Published: Mon, Sep 14, 2015

    Oklahoma men columnists answer a question about taking children to a college football game where you know there will be an obnoxious fan cursing excessively nearby.

  • Piedmont native turns passions into career

    BY BILL KRAMER For The Oklahoman | Published: Sat, Sep 12, 2015

    While engaged in a passion for science as a high school junior and senior in Canadian Valley Technology Center’s biomedical sciences program, Efren Silva discovered a bent toward engineering. Silva, 21, a 2012 Piedmont High School graduate, is a junior at Texas A&M University pursuing a biomedical engineering degree, which merges his two passions.

  • High school football: Cameron Hardesty throws for 311 yards as Norman North routs Yukon

    BY TIM WILLERT | Published: Fri, Sep 11, 2015

    Hardesty completed 17 of 32 passes for 311 yards and four scores, three to wide receiver Charlie Kolar covering 17, 9 and 23 yards.

  • Friday Night Lights: Yukon defensive end Blake Davis is not the same person he was before basic training

    BY JENNI CARLSON | Updated: Fri, Sep 11, 2015

    After joining the National Guard and enlisting in the Army earlier this year, Davis spent 10 weeks this summer being indoctrinated into the military lifestyle. He was pushed physically. He was tested mentally. He was stretched to the limit in every way possible.

  • Yukon students stir up spirit for football game

    From Staff Reports | Published: Wed, Sep 9, 2015

    Students at Yukon High School stirred up school spirit for the football team's game against rival Mustang High School.

  • High school football: Blake Williams' first career TD catch sparks Mustang's rout of Yukon

    BY SCOTT WRIGHT | Updated: Sat, Sep 5, 2015

    Williams hasn’t been able to play more than a few varsity snaps in the last two years because of a rare medical condition that disrupts the automatic functions of his nervous system.

  • Yukon's Stage Door will raise the curtain on 'Full Monty'

    From Staff Reports | Published: Sat, Sep 5, 2015

    The Stage Door Theatre in Yukon will present "The Full Monty" on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through Sept. 20.

  • Helen Ford Wallace: Parties, Etc.: Aug. 30

    By Helen Ford Wallace hwallace@Oklahoman.com | Published: Sun, Aug 30, 2015

    Couples Shower, Reception, Reunion, Rehearsal Dinner

  • Yukon's National Night Out will feature live music, free food, activities

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Wed, Aug 26, 2015

    Yukon’s National Night Out is set for Sept. 8 at Chisholm Trail Park, 500 W Vandament Ave.

  • Yukon to begin building multi-million dollar sports complex next year

    By Josh Wallace Staff Writer jwallace@oklahoman.com | Updated: Tue, Aug 25, 2015

    Yukon City Manager Grayson Bottom said the complex will feature a soccer stadium and 12 fields, a baseball stadium and four-field complex, a softball stadium and five-field complex and an aquatic center on land annexed from Oklahoma City.