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  • Oklahoma City-area community briefs

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

    Oklahoma City-area community briefs

  • Oklahoma rodeo queens' reigns span generations

    BY QUEILA OMENA For The Oklahoman | Published: Wed, Aug 26, 2015

    Two Oklahomans from different generations have won the title of National High School Rodeo Queen. Robbie Litsch, 56, who now lives in Edmond, won the pageant in 1975. Taylor Spears, 18, from the Cleveland, OK, area, was the National High School Rodeo Queen for 2014-15.

  • Edmond high school bands prepare for busy season

    By Steve Gust For The Oklahoman | Published: Wed, Aug 26, 2015

    For the past month or so, nearly 600 students from Edmond's Memorial, North and Santa Fe high schools, under the guidance of their band directors, have labored to hit all the right notes and moves for their upcoming performances at football games, parades, festivals and competitions.

  • Edmond City Council approves electricity rate hike

    BY DIANA BALDWIN Staff Reports dbaldwin@oklahoman.com | Published: Tue, Aug 25, 2015

    Edmond Electric residential customers will see a 2.5 percent rate increase beginning Nov. 1.

  • UCO's Broadway Tonight concert series to showcase top entertainers

    BY RICK ROGERS  For The Oklahoman | Published: Sun, Aug 23, 2015

    From an Ethel Merman tribute to a celebration of tap dance, the University of Central Oklahoma’s Broadway Tonight concert series will showcase some of the nation’s top entertainers for its 2015-16 season.

  • School leaders bring enthusiasm to first day of classes in Edmond

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Sat, Aug 22, 2015

    Thursday was the first day of the new school year in Edmond.

  • Questions about Edmond tutoring policy lead to revisions

    By Steve Gust For The Oklahoman | Published: Sat, Aug 22, 2015

    After learning they might have been breaking state law by allowing tutors hired by parents to work on campus during school hours, Edmond school board members have revised the district's private tutoring policy.

  • Oklahoma City-area community news

    From Staff Reports | Published: Sat, Aug 22, 2015

    Oklahoma City-area community news in brief

  • Former Edmond missionary convicted of sex crimes makes new trial request

    BY KYLE SCHWAB Staff Writer kschwab@oklahoman.com | Published: Sat, Aug 22, 2015

    Stephen Jones, defense attorney for Matthew Lane Durham, is seeking a new trial for his client, calling Durham's conviction of committing sex crimes on a mission trip to Africa "a miscarriage of justice."

  • Edmond Exchange for Aug. 22

    BY DIANA BALDWIN Staff Writer dbaldwin@oklahoman.com | Published: Sat, Aug 22, 2015

    Edmond Exchange for Aug. 22, 2015

  • Edmond chiropractor who received new hands dies at age 60

    By Sonya Colberg For The Oklahoman | Published: Fri, Aug 21, 2015

    Rich Edwards, 60, formerly a chiropractor in Edmond, was one of the earliest persons to receive a double hand transplant in the U.S. Edwards, struggling with depression, took his own life after suffering through an accident that severely burned him and took both hands.

  • Edmond couple’s neighbors say rezoning request gets their goat

    BY DIANA BALDWIN Staff Writer dbaldwin@oklahoman.com | Updated: Thu, Aug 20, 2015

    Neighbors in Edmond, Oklahoma, were worried there would be an unpleasant aroma, runoff and flies if the farm animals were allowed on five acres owned by John and Lori Chancey.

  • Edmond schools expect more than 600 new students this year

    BY DIANA BALDWIN, dbaldwin@opubco.com | Updated: Thu, Aug 20, 2015

    The Oklahoman's Diana Baldwin chatted with Bret Towne, new Edmond Public Schools superintendent, Thursday afternoon about the start of the new school year. Join Diana's chat every third Thursday of the month at 2 p.m. Below is an unedited transcript of the chat.

  • Three Oklahoma kids win college sweepstakes

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Thu, Aug 20, 2015

    Three Oklahoma children were winners in the “Think Big! Save for College!” Sweepstakes.

  • Summer movies bring residents to Edmond parks

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Thu, Aug 20, 2015

    The movie "Into the Woods" was shown Friday at Bickham-Rudkin Park in Edmond.


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