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 Garth Brooks speaks at his July press conference. AP file photo
Garth Brooks speaks at his July press conference. AP file photo
 Darius Rucker closes the 47th annual CMA Awards with a performance of "Wagon Wheel" at Bridgestone Arena on Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013, in Nashville, Tenn. AP file photo.
Darius Rucker closes the 47th annual CMA Awards with a performance of "Wagon Wheel" at Bridgestone Arena on Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013, in Nashville,...
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Jennifer Fourcade says she and other parents are calling for Superintendent Ronda Bass’ dismissal from Noble schools. Bryan Terry - THE OKLAHOMAN
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                 OU’s Geneo Grissom, left, blocks a pass from Louisiana Tech’s Cody Sokol during Saturday’s game. Sokol was 22 of 36 passing for 191 yards.
                   Photo by Steve Sisney, The Oklahoman
OU’s Geneo Grissom, left, blocks a pass from Louisiana Tech’s Cody Sokol during Saturday’s game. Sokol was 22 of 36 passing for 191 yards....

Bishop McGuinness Catholic High School sophomore Meghan Ciupak works on her iPad on Tuesday. McGuinness issued iPads to all its students this year. Photo By Steve Gooch, The Oklahoman
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Bishop McGuinness Catholic High School sophomore Meghan Ciupak works on her iPad on Tuesday. McGuinness issued iPads to all its students this year. Photo By...
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Bishop McGuinness Catholic High School sophomore Meghan Ciupak works on her iPad on Tuesday. McGuinness issued iPads to all its students this year. Photo By Steve Gooch, The Oklahoman
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Bishop McGuinness Catholic High School sophomore Meghan Ciupak works on her iPad on Tuesday. McGuinness issued iPads to all its students this year. Photo By...
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Lawton Eisenhower's Chris Pogi runs as the Moore Lions play the Lawton Eisenhower Eagles in a high school football game on Friday, Oct. 5, 2012, in Moore, Okla.  Photo by Steve Sisney, The Oklahoman
Lawton Eisenhower's Chris Pogi runs as the Moore Lions play the Lawton Eisenhower Eagles in a high school football game on Friday, Oct. 5, 2012, in Moore, Okla....
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