"A search warrant was served, and officers saw alcohol, marijuana and liquor." — Sgt. Ryan Fuxa
NORMAN — Sen. James Lankford spent just more than an hour in a telephone town hall with 3,000 Oklahoma constituents Thursday night, fielding questions from his Washington, D.C., office.
A former Wagoner County man who has a previous manslaughter conviction and a pending murder charge pleaded guilty in federal court Thursday to a drug charge.
NORMAN — In an unexpected turn of events during a deposition Thursday, a man charged in connection with the 2008 first-degree murder of Cory Jay Bodily asked to spend the rest of his life in jail. He got his wish.
One man was transported by an air ambulance service to Tulsa following a well explosion at Trinity Operating LLC, located just west of Quinton, Thursday afternoon.
NORMAN — Lt. Gov. Todd Lamb resigned from the governor’s cabinet Thursday, citing opposition to Gov. Mary Fallin’s tax plan, which would place a new tax on 164 services.
Following the election of two new Enid city commissioners Tuesday, the second incumbent has submitted his resignation and the other has listed his home for sale.
NORMAN — Norman police arrested a 15-year-old boy early Thursday morning in connection with a fatal shooting in the 300 block of North Cockrel Avenue.
Detectives interviewed David Powell and Cody Griffin, and Powell admitted to making a transaction but told detectives that “no dope” was sold, police said. Powell then requested an attorney.
NORMAN — It’s less than a month into President Donald Trump’s administration, and many Oklahomans are looking for answers.
MIAMI, Okla. — RBI Miami, a grass-roots organization dedicated to fundraising for the city's sports fields, recently raised nearly $40,000 for the cause.
These findings come as U.S. traffic deaths rose to 35,092 in 2015, an increase of more than 7 percent over the year before, the largest single-year increase in five decades.
The Woodward DAR (Daughters of the American Revolution) Chapter is searching for area veterans, Blue Star Mothers, and Gold Star Families to be recognized and thanked in an appreciation ceremony in June.
For veterans living in tribal communities, finding representation for benefit claims can be a difficult task. That's why the Department of Veterans Affairs has recently changed a rule in the Code of Federal Regulations, allowing eligible tribal organizations to become accredited by the VA.
The Tahlequah Community Playhouse has begun work on a production like none it has done before. Following the structure of the Penguin Project, the group is producing "Annie Jr." featuring an all-youth cast, half of which have special needs or disabilities.
Oklahomans took a major step forward when they voted to approve state questions 780 and 781 for criminal justice reform. With the knowledge that there are too many Oklahomans in prison, and many were there for drug offenses, we chose to lessen the penalty for some possession charges and use saved money to establish rehabilitation programs.
Charges have yet to be filed against a former assistant district attorney in Wagoner County on a Feb. 3 driving under the influence complaint.
Three men were arrested on Saturday after allegedly stealing a vehicle and eluding officers, according to a Chickasha Police Department incident report.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Cynthia Sanford would love to expand her McAlester medical clinic so that she can treat as many as 20,000 more children a year.
An Ellis County was arrested and jailed after a week-long investigation by Woodward County Deputies gave them probable cause to believe he had committed crimes against a Woodward County juvenile.
In what has to be the most colorful and exciting Woodward Chamber luncheon in more than a year, OnStage Woodward performed one scene of the coming Seussical the Music that includes all the well-loved Dr. Seuss characters.
A response to a theft call on Saturday resulted in an arrest on theft and drug-related charges after the suspect held a gun to his head and threatened to kill himself near Fort Gibson.
Muskogee High School campus police have forwarded to the district attorney an aggravated assault and battery complaint against a student who initiated a school fight that was recorded by another student.
Gov. Mary Fallin says her $7.9-billion proposed budget for fiscal year 2018 is $100-million less than the state’s 2009 budget, when adjusted for inflation. The budget proposed by Gov. Brad Henry for fiscal year 2009 totaled $7.3 billion, although a revenue shortfall later forced a 5-percent cut in funding for all state agencies.
State Auditor and Inspector Gary Jones, a man who is proud to say the Tulsa World once called him a “curmudgeonly penny pincher without many friends in high places,” didn’t mince words when talk turned to the state budget during a visit to Stillwater.
A 20-year employee at the McIntosh County Clerk’s Office filed a civil rights claim against the county clerk, alleging a free speech violation and unlawful discharge for political disloyalty.
Muskogee County commissioners set a March 20 deadline for the receipt of all proposals from entities interested in operating a juvenile detention facility shuttered in December following an inmate's suicide.