Sentencing has been set for next week in the case of a former Tahlequah Area Chamber of Commerce director who embezzled nearly half a million dollars from the entity over a period of several years.
Representatives of a company planning to build a 20-inch pipeline to carry crude oil from Cushing to Memphis, Tenn., refinery met recently with county officials to discuss security concerns.
It looks like a sequel to “The Notebook," a popular romantic drama based on the Nicholas Sparks novel of the same name, isn’t about to begin filming in Stillwater or anywhere, for that matter. There’s also nothing to indicate actor Leonardo DiCaprio is buying an RV park in Stillwater after being impressed when helpful residents changed a flat tire he got while driving through.
MIAMI, Okla. — The Ottawa County district attorney has charged Andrew Jones with first-degree murder in Monday's fatal stabbing of John Woods at a halfway house in Miami.
On Wednesday, Oklahoma’s Employment Security Commission (OESC) announced “displaced workers” of Halliburton Energy Services in Duncan may be eligible for extended unemployment benefits.
A special event held in conjunction with Muskogee’s Garden of Lights is a 5k run and one-mile fun run providing participants and up-close view of the light spectacular.
UPDATE — 3:42 p.m. According to Oklahoma City Police spokesperson MSgt. Gary Knight, a report of a shooting that occurred at the Greenway Plaza Shopping Center at SW 119th and Western came in at about 9:15 a.m.
Local veterans who entered World War II following the Dec. 7, 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor recently shared their memories of that day and of the conflict that followed.
Allow me to preface the rest of this column by saying that I understand that Bedlam was not the end of the world. Mike Gundy will probably go down as one of the all-time greatest football coaches at Oklahoma State University, and I don’t want him gone. Similarly, Mason Rudolph will finish his career with the Cowboys as a top-five quarterback in OSU history.
With water outages and low pressure complaints continuing, leaders of Pittsburg County Rural Water District #14 are continuing to pursue funding for a plan to construct a pipeline to link the water district with the Pittsburg County Water Authority’s distribution system.
An Enid resident was to perform Tuesday evening at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, on the eve of the attack by Japan that brought the United States into World War II.
Two books hitting the media circuit this month pair nicely for book club study. “Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood” by Trevor Noah and “Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging” by Sebastian Junger follow themes of belonging and the blessings that can come from adversity.
Some Enid city commissioners discussed changing a resolution Tuesday to ensure confidentiality in executive sessions after one commissioner recently revealed possible plans for a casino in east Enid.
A Payne County judge ruled Tuesday afternoon that the trial of Adacia Chambers will stay in Payne County. Judge Stephen Kistler said he was not convinced by the defense's witnesses, their testimonies and closing arguments that there is overall hostile prejudice by Payne County residents against the 26-year-old woman.
Seventy-five years ago today, the American naval base at Pearl Harbor was attacked by Japanese fighter planes. The action led to President Franklin D. Roosevelt saying, “the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked. No matter how long it may take … we will not only defend ourselves to the uttermost, but will make very certain that this form of treachery shall never endanger us again.”
The attack on Pearl Harbor affected many people in different ways. Age was no common denominator, nor was where someone lived. From the young men and women in America stepping away from their jobs and responsibilities at home those young and old alike in Europe who were snatched from their homes and the lives they once lived, the bombing of Pearl Harbor reverberated throughout the world.
NORMAN, Okla. – The state Supreme Court has ruled a video of star Oklahoma University football player Joe Mixon punching a female student in the face more than two years ago can be viewed by the public.
ENID, Okla. — Enid Police Department officers arrested a 35-year-old Hunter man Tuesday after receiving nearly a dozen calls reporting him walking down the road carrying a military-style rifle.
Those who might want to take a deeper look into the effects of processed foods will have the opportunity to do so next month. A free screening of the 2011 documentary, "Forks over Knives" will be held in the Chickasha Public Library meeting room.
It was 1996—Windows 95 was just released and it was the dawn of the internet era—when three single guys from Pryor decided to go for broke and open a computer store.
Authorities in Cherokee County say two bystanders jumped into action and helped a deputy restrain a wanted fugutive when he tried to escape arrest Saturday afternoon.
She said the questions asked during the town hall sessions would be used to shape plans for the coming five years and to do what is best for students and what makes the most sense.
Sleepless nights and countless hours of work and preparation culminated in Stillwater’s Dalton Hicks capturing the biggest prize of his career last month. After years of coming close, one of Hicks’ ewes was named Supreme Champion last month at the North American International Livestock Exposition.
Muskogee County commissioners filed the budget for fiscal year 2017, opting to move forward without the town of Boynton submitting its estimate of needs.
For the past five decades, the Edmond community has successfully passed more than 50 consecutive bond issues. This support has allowed the district to build first-class learning facilities that support 21st century learning.
ENID, Okla. — Holidays are made for spending with family, cooking, baking, playing games and sitting around catching up on the past year, except this year for the Holtzclaws.
CLAREMORE -- Claremore Fire Department officials have determined the cause of a fire that destroyed the fellowship wing of Redeemer Lutheran Church Thursday night.
STILLWATER – When the Japanese delivered an aerial attack on the American Naval base at Pearl Harbor 75 years ago this week, more than 2,300 American military personnel were killed and more than 1,000 injured.