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Motorists may have to get creative navigating central Ada streets next week. City officials announced Friday plans to resurface a number of streets throughout the week, each of which will be closed to traffic for hours while the work is completed.

For 100 years, the McSwain Theatre has offered a compelling variety of entertainment to Ada residents and visitors alike. As part of the McSwain Theatre 100th Anniversary Virtual Celebration, the McSwain Theatre will offer a public virtual show online and over the airwaves 7 p.m., Saturday, July 18.

Oklahoma News

The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that a large chunk of eastern Oklahoma remains an American Indian reservation, a decision that state and federal officials have warned could throw Oklahoma into chaos.

For the first time since St. Patrick’s Day, I set aside a day to travel recreationally during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Part of Presbyterian Church of Muskogee's recent Sunday service included tips on wearing a face mask effectively.

African American librarian Judith Horton believed “there is no better way to hasten the education and uplift of our people than the establishment of reading rooms, and libraries in every community.” She founded the first Oklahoma public library for African Americans. 

It has been a couple of years since teachers put together a movement to walkout of their classrooms and advocate for their students. Now, a local Duncan teacher has taken over to run that same group.

National News

INDIANAPOLIS – Federal health officials report a disproportionate number of coronavirus deaths occur in the nation’s nursing homes, but the agency tracking their morbidity rates maintains a database riddled with incomplete information and errors.

STILLWATER, Okla. – The governing board of Oklahoma State University Friday ordered the removal of the name of the state’s 9th governor from campus halls because of his racist reputation.

MOODY, Ala. – A veteran Alabama police officer was shot and killed Tuesday night in a standoff between police and two suspects at the Super 8 motel in this suburban community 22 miles east of Birmingham.

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