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FROM STAFF REPORTS Modified: October 29, 2013 at 3:03 pm •  Published: October 30, 2013

In Brief

Insurance covers bus fire losses

Band instruments and other items lost in a bus fire will be covered by insurance, Norman Public School officials said. No monetary contributions will be needed. The instruments and uniforms of about 20 students were destroyed when a Norman Public School charter bus caught fire en route to a band competition Oct. 22 in Lawton. Students were safely evacuated, but the contents on the bus were destroyed.

Get ready for bluegrass

The Oklahoma Bluegrass Club's next concert is at 7 p.m. Saturday at Kerr Middle School, 2300 S Linda Lane. Bands scheduled to perform are Underground Bluegrass, The Gaskills and From the Heartland. Admission is $6 for adults, $5 for club members, $1.50 for ages 14 to 16 and free for ages 13 and younger. The concert is indoors, but people are encouraged to bring lawn chairs. For more information, call Pat Pogue, 677-1509 or 760-3064.

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