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  • Folk musician Eliza Gilkyson returns to Winter Wind stage in Norman

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Thu, Feb 4, 2016

    Two-time Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter Eliza Gilkyson returns to The Depot in Norman on Sunday for the Winter Wind concert series. Gilkyson is a respected musician in folk, roots and Americana circles.

  • University of Oklahoma School of Dance to host Dance Partners event

    From Staff Reports  | Published: Thu, Feb 4, 2016

    The University of Oklahoma School of Dance will host a meeting and presentations for Dance Partners, the primary external support group for the school, on Feb. 11. The event will celebrate Raul Raimondo Rebeck, the 2016 Susan E. Brackett Distinguished Visiting Artist Chair.

  • UPDATE: High speed chase from Norman ends in Midwest City on Wednesday

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Updated: Wed, Feb 3, 2016

    A high speed chase ended in Midwest City on Wednesday. One person is sought after a crash near E Reno Avenue and Sooner Road.

  • Self-described YouTube 'phone terrorist' is charged

    By Kyle Schwab Staff Writer kschwab@oklahoman.com | Published: Wed, Feb 3, 2016

    A Norman man who calls himself a “phone terrorist” has been charged with multiple counts of stalking, accused of making death threats by phone and posting the recordings to YouTube.

  • Food and Shelter breaks ground for new center for homeless services in Norman

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Wed, Feb 3, 2016

    Food and Shelter Inc. recently broke ground on a new campus for homeless services in Norman. Food and Shelter Executive Director April Heiple said the $3.2 million project will include new headquarters for the agency plus transitional housing. Heiple said the Mabee Foundation of Tulsa has agreed...

  • Oklahoma City-area community briefs

    From Staff Reports | Published: Wed, Feb 3, 2016

    Oklahoma City-area community briefs

  • Accused Norman North students are arraigned in rape case

    By Jane Glenn Cannon | Updated: Tue, Feb 2, 2016

    The Norman, Oklahoma, school district has strengthened its travel procedures, officials announced Tuesday, the same day four Norman North High School wrestlers were arraigned in Garvin County District Court on rape charges. The four were charged Monday.

  • Self-described Norman "phone terrorist" charged with stalking

    By Kyle Schwab Staff Writer kschwab@oklahoman.com | Published: Tue, Feb 2, 2016

    A Norman man who called himself a "phone terrorist" has been charged with multiple counts of stalking for allegedly making death threats by phone and posting the recordings to YouTube.  William Blaine Aiken, 36, has been charged in Cleveland County District Court with five counts of...

  • Chocolate connoisseurs converge for festival in Norman

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Tue, Feb 2, 2016

    The 34th annual Chocolate Festival that benefits the Firehouse Art Center in Norman featured chocolate samples from more than 30 restaurants and vendors.

  • Oklahoma City-area community briefs

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Tue, Feb 2, 2016

    Oklahoma City-area community briefs

  • Adopt a pet in Norman

    From Staff Reports | Published: Sat, Jan 30, 2016

    An adoptable kitty in Norman.

  • Norman United Way programs offer free tax assistance

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Sat, Jan 30, 2016

    Several programs supported by United Way of Norman and its partners are offering free tax assistance for eligible residents. Face-to-face tax help also is available at Volunteer Income Tax Assistance, or VITA, sites in Norman for any household earning less than $54,000 a year.

  • Oklahoma City-area community news in brief for Jan. 30

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Sat, Jan 30, 2016

    Oklahoma City-area community news in brief.

  • Incumbent announces intent to run again for Cleveland County sheriff

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Sat, Jan 30, 2016

    Cleveland County Sheriff Joe Lester has said he will run again for the office, which he has served in since 2009. During his tenure, Lester has initiated a drug roundup program that enables residents to drop off unwanted or expired prescriptions as well as developing a phone app that places...

  • UPDATE: Red flag fire alert issued for central, southern and eastern Oklahoma

    From Staff Reports | Updated: Fri, Jan 29, 2016

    Much of central, southern and eastern Oklahoma is under a red flag fire warning Friday. Strong winds, low humidity and warm temperatures will spread fires quickly.



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