Oklahoma City Public Schools officials said they recently discontinued Oklahoma Land Run re-enactments — which had dropped off in recent years — because they don’t tell the whole story behind the 1889...
By Randy Ellis,, Staff Writers | Updated: 12 min ago
Three caretakers at the Norman state veterans center have been fired after being accused of abusing an 85-year-old resident with dementia and attempting to cover up what happened. Termination proceedings are pending against a fourth caretaker.
By Jennifer Palmer, Staff Writer | Updated: 13 hr ago
A project led by Tecumseh Middle School students to replace trees planted after the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing has gained support from the community and architects Hans and Torrey Butzer, who designed the Oklahoma City National Memorial.
By Tim Willert, Staff Writer ∙ firstname.lastname@example.org | Published: Mon, Dec 22, 2014
Oklahoma City Public Schools officials said they recently discontinued Oklahoma Land Run re-enactments — which had dropped off in recent years — because they don’t tell the whole story behind the 1889 rush to acquire unassigned lands originally set aside for Indian tribes.
Alexander Vierling, 21, was attending a party at a Stillwater apartment in the 500 block of South West Street when he was shot in the head, police said. Vierling was taken to the OU Medical Center, where he died Sunday afternoon.
By Nolan Clay, Staff Writer | Published: Sun, Dec 21, 2014
The Oklahoma Board of Medical Licensure and Supervision has no plans to call an emergency hearing on an abortion doctor accused of defrauding women. Dr. Naresh G. Kumar was charged Thursday with racketeering and obtaining money by false pretenses.
By Chris Casteel, Washington Bureau | Published: Sun, Dec 21, 2014
After fighting Oklahoma’s marriage ban for more than a decade, Sharon Baldwin and Mary Bishop are now a legally-recognized couple in their home state. Now they want to be recognized as married in every state.
By Bryan Painter, Staff Writer | Published: Sun, Dec 21, 2014
Bryan Painter: After being fascinated with weather as a child, Mike Foster would go on to work 27 years for the National Weather Service, a career that included leading the Norman forecast office as the meteorologist in charge from 2000 until his retirement in 2012.
Perhaps more than any other holiday, Christmas fills us with nostalgia — and unabashedly so.
Children today watch many of the same holiday specials we did as children. They hear modern Christmas carols but also those by Nat King Cole, Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald, Burl Ives and Eartha Kitt....