Authorities are investigating a shooting Friday at a marijuana grow operation in the Center area that left one man dead and a host of questions unanswered.
In October, State Question 792 changed the landscape of Oklahoma liquor laws: cold beer and wine became a staple in grocery and convenience stores, Norman merchants had to cordon off Campus Corner on game days, and distribution regulations changed.
EDMOND, Okla. — Oklahoma County Commissioner Kevin Calvey on Tuesday called for the first time publicly for an administrator to run the County Jail.
Hattie Beachboard believed that her daughter was so talented that she hoped someone would discover her. Molly was born in 1939 in Oklahoma City and grew up in Tennessee, where she began singing and yodeling on the family farm. While living in Tucson, she performed at children’s shows, recitals, and churches. At a grammar school performance, “singing cowboy” Rex Allen heard Molly sing “Lovesick Blues.” He liked her rendition so much that he had her sing it on his popular radio show a few days later. She soon became a featured singer on the radio show.
The fire occurred at about midnight June 14 in a single-family dwelling occupied at the time of the fire by two men, according to an affidavit filed in the case.
One of the more popular 4-H summer camps took place this week, as almost 40 youngsters used sewing machines, hand-sewed buttons onto fabric, and more.
BRAGGS — National Guard Sgt. 1st Class Jamison Yager powers through the last stretch of his run, jogging across a path of mowed grass amid the encouraging cheers of fellow soldiers and officers on a warm morning.
TAHLEQUAH — Former prosecutor and Indian Child Welfare Executive Director Nikki Baker-Limore has been selected to serve as general counsel of Cherokee Nation Health Services.
The Court of Criminal Appeals affirmed a 3,025-year sentence Thursday for Daniel Ryan Chadwell following his conviction of child sexual assault and Judge Thad Balkman's sentencing in November 2017.
COMANCHE — The Comanche Nutrition Center is usually always hopping at lunch time, as all citizens are welcome to eat. There are suggested donations, but for those who experience food insecurity there is no charge.
The officer told the man it was obvious what happened based on the video footage, and the man replied, “Ah well if you got it on video it is what it is.” He said the incident was not intentional, but he will do what he has to do to clear it up from here forward.
The charge accuses the clerk of issuing herself $29,0783.15 for personal use and possession between Nov. 1, 2015, and April 9, 2019.
The woman is accused of taking more than $15,000 belonging to Alpha Assessments and Counseling and Alpha Health and Wellness over a two-year period. She faces up to eight years imprisonment, a fine of up to $10,000 and restitution.
EDMOND, Okla. — Close to 150,000 Oklahomans held licenses to use medical marijuana as of July 1, according to the Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority. As a result employers have had concerns about how to handle legalities in the workplace. Two area attorneys addressing a recent Edmond Area Chamber of Commerce luncheon said the state Legislature took a large step toward clarifying the workplace laws on medical marijuana licensure and use with the Unity Bill it passed earlier this year.
A nonprofit corporation comprised of landowners, residents and supporters who organized to "actively engage in the preservation of the Spring Creek Watershed" will celebrate its 25th anniversary and make plans for the future.
The Oklahoma State Chamber Research Foundation is working to ensure that the State of Oklahoma climbs to the top of the national rankings by the year 2030 but launching the OK2030 Regional Forums initiative.
Tahlequah Mayor Sue Catron said the city may have to move "backward before we can move forward" financially, with a general revenue budget that has nearly 90 percent of its funds already allocated for personnel costs.
A 1969 editorial in The Pictorial Press called the voyage of Apollo 11 the fourth most significant feat in the history of man, "surpassed only by the moment of man's creation and the birth and death of Christ."
Area school administrators are monitoring allegations that Epic Charter School inflated enrollment figures to get more state funding.
The Greater Muskogee Area Chamber of Commerce and Tourism (GMACCT) will donate proceeds from the 2019 Bravado Wireless REAL. Okie Championship APT Pro Golf Tournament to eight local charities; a total donation of $23,900.
As our nation celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission, the first to put humans on the surface of the moon, Stillwater residents got the chance to hear first hand what it’s like to go to space.
The condition of both drivers was listed as apparently normal, according to the report, and the cause was "fail to yield from stop sign." Both drivers were wearing seat belts.
Milo, the coonhound puppy born with upside down paws, is now six months removed from the surgery that began the process to him having the ability to walk. His caretaker, Jennie Hays of Oliver and Friends Farm Rescue and Sanctuary in Luther, adopted Milo when he was just a few weeks old.
Assistant Fire Marshal Bill Moss said they have not determined the source of the fire and that they may not be able to, although they do know it was an electrical fire that started on the front porch.
WAYNOKA, Okla. — At first glance, there is nothing remarkable about the large, rectangular patch of concrete in a cattle pasture northeast of Waynoka, in Woods County.
UPDATE (2:45 p.m.): Authorities investigating Norman High School assistant principal who is alleged to have drugged and raped a woman in his home two months ago say there could be additional victims from separate incidents.
One of the country’s largest opioid manufacturers needs to pay the price for bringing pain, death, despair and addiction into the state, Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter argued Monday.
Jantzen said she is excited to ply her skills, see how well she can pilot the already well-aloft Enid fixture and maybe climb a little higher.
Beginning the college admissions process can be stressful and confusing for high school students, but the Cherokee Nation Foundation has been hosting a week-long camp at Northeastern State University for those hoping to standout among other college hopefuls.
Muskogee Medical Center Authority trustees signed off this week on a second $825,000 loan that will provide the means to replace the remainder of police department's aging fleet of patrol cars.
Funding for a turnover audit requested by Muskogee County Treasurer Robyn Boswell after she took office July 1 likely will be included with appropriations to her office for fiscal year 2020.
The Department of Veterans Affairs is partnering with Eufaula/Canadian Tribal Town to host a VA claims event to identify and assist veterans who may have presumptive disabilities and who might be eligible for a VA pension. The event will be from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. July 23, Eufaula Indian Community Building, 800 Birkes Road, Eufaula. This event is free.
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ADA [ndash] A visitation for Viviane Hope Duncan will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at Criswell Funeral Home. Viviane Hope, the infant daughter of Richard and Melissa Duncan, was born and died Wednesday, July 17, 2019, at a local hospital. Survivors include her parents, Richard and Melissa…
- Two arrested in late-night raid
- Ada man arrested, charged in machete attack
- One dead, one wounded in late-night shooting Friday
- Injury accident diverts traffic on SH3W
- Wendy's fight continues
- One killed, two injured in Thursday collision near Asher
- Injury accident diverts traffic Wednesday on SH 3W
- Former Asher coach takes over at Ada
- Peach Festival coming Saturday
- Rollover accident narrows SH19 to one lane