“It’s about remembering the legacy of those who have gone before, those who sacrificed for us."
The money will be used to purchase new shelving in the teen and children sections, making those areas more user friendly and aesthetically pleasing. The library also will update the furniture for these areas.
Former Muskogee County Sheriff Charles Pearson recalled spending three days and two nights in Webbers Falls following the Interstate 40 bridge collapse helping with the recovery. When he finally got home, he walked in the door to find his wife folding laundry.
A Poteau man who pointed a pistol at federal officers at the local veterans medical center pleaded guilty to assault charges and received a deferred sentence.
Homeownership rates ticked downward during the first quarter of 2017 to 63.6 percent, continuing a trend that began toward the end of 2005.
BOYNTON — Three trustees were elected Wednesday without opposition during a special town meeting convened in an attempt to remedy the failure to publish notice in advance of the April 4 election and other irregularities.
Shipping by barge, rail and truck surged throughout April at the Port of Muskogee, but flooding that began the last weekend of the month and continued since has halted traffic along the McClellan-Kerr Arkansas River Navigation System.
A 24-year-old Enid man was bound over for trial Wednesday on charges of first-degree murder and two counts of assault and battery with a deadly weapon for a shooting rampage in June 2016.
ENID, Okla. — Public Library of Enid and Garfield County and Park Avenue Thrift are teaming up to offer aspiring artists an opportunity to flex their creativity this summer.
A nationwide shortage of a life-saving drug has hospitals — including those in Norman — hoarding the drug and limiting its use. The drug is an intravenous solution of sodium bicarbonate (baking soda), but the raw material for the drug is not the problem, according to a major supplier.
Charges against a police officer who was charged with domestic assault were dismissed after his ex-wife failed to appear to testify in the preliminary hearing.
Muskogee County Sheriff Rob Frazier said a composite sketch of a man suspected in a recent assault on a deputy has been completed, thanks to an Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation sketch artist.
NORMAN – It's a common refrain. Winning a championship is about getting hot at the right time, and Oklahoma pitcher Paige Parker has become great at it.
BOYNTON — Three trustees will be elected during a special meeting Wednesday in an attempt to remedy the failure to publish legal notice of an earlier election in April.
Concluding the Thunder's season, The Transcript is running a player evaluation series, looking at a new player every Monday through Friday. This week, it's the guards. Today’s player: point guard Semaj Christon.
Pittsburg County commissioners held an emergency meeting Monday to issue a Disaster Emergency Proclamation due to the heavy rain that fell in Pittsburg County beginning last Thursday, on May 18, and continuing through part of Saturday.
When the Laverne Volunteer Fire Department was fighting the monster fire that scorched 1.4 million acres in the region the evening of March 6th, things got pretty western really fast and when two brush rigs got overtaken by the smoke, they wrecked into each other trying to get away, said Laverne Fire Chief Ted Bozarth.
Preliminary reports from the National Weather Service office in Tulsa indicate Muskogee was hit by two tornadoes Thursday night — an EF1 and an EF2.
NORMAN — Enes Kanter’s longtime manager, Hilmi Cinar, entered Kanter’s hotel room in Indonesia at 2:30 a.m. Saturday morning. Indonesian government officials were looking for the Oklahoma City center.
A Stillwater woman faces three charges in Payne County District Court after she was accused of driving a truck away with her wanted husband in the passenger seat while a sheriff's deputy tried to hang on to the vehicle.
EDMOND — Residents of Autumn Leaves memory care community and their loved ones were transported back in time during a Senior Prom planned by the facility.
A Pittsburg County Deputy apprehended an escapee from the Jackie Brannon Correctional Center on Saturday after the inmate became lost in the Ti Valley area after stealing a truck, authorities said.
Three of the derailed cars fell onto their sides. The other two derailed cars remained upright, Grant County Emergency Management Director Brandon Fetters said.
NOBLE — Bart Keeton, director and founder of Engage Learning, met with 12 Noble eighth-graders last year and challenged them to create a solar-powered cell phone charging station.
NORMAN — Over the years, Sooner Legends Inn & Suites, 1200 24th Ave. SW, has been visited by some of the greatest names in football, but tackling the economic downturn has been a rough play for the sports-themed hotel.
STILLWATER – Each year, thousands of Christians gather at the Church of the Holy Sepulcher in Jerusalem to witness a miracle that sparks a flame of faith they share with believers around the world.