News Briefs

April 24, 2014

Seven city councilors drew opponents for the upcoming election for two-year terms. Democrats Jack Henderson (District 1) and David Patrick (District 3) plus Republicans Jeannie Cue (District 2), Blake Ewing (District 4), Skip Steele (District 6), Arianna Moore (District 7) […]

April 24, 2014

Governor Mary Fallin said she is opposed to President Obama’s plan to increase the national minimum wage from $7.25/hour to $10.10/hour. Fallin signed Senate Bill 1023, a bill that ensures municipalities in Oklahoma cannot mandate a minimum wage higher than […]

April 24, 2014

Crime victims and survivors will be honored with a Day of Remembrance and flower planting in honor of lost loved ones on April 30. The event will be at 6 p.m. at Buddy LaFortune Community Center, 5202 S. Hudson Ave. […]

April 24, 2014

The public will have an opportunity to get  rid of potentially dangerous expired, unused and unwanted medications at an upcoming drug-take-back event. Tulsans can bring their medications for proper disposal to one of the following four locations on April 26 […]

April 24, 2014

STILLWATER – These days, it seems like coconut oil is soaking up credit for its positive effect on a wide range of health conditions. But, still developing science around the popular oil tells a little different story. “We know all […]

April 24, 2014

Judge Robert Henry will be the keynote speaker at the 2014 Law Week luncheon sponsored by the Tulsa County Bar Association and Foundation May 2 at the Tulsa Country Club. Judge Henry serves as president and CEO of Oklahoma City […]

April 17, 2014

STILLWATER – Gardeners all across the state are preparing soil, starting seeds or shopping for plants in preparation for a new gardening season. As the weather begins to warm up, gardening enthusiasts will start to see an increase in outdoor […]

April 17, 2014

(PRNewswire) – In a report by HomeownersInsurance.com, Oklahoma ranked as the most expensive state to insure a home. The report shows that homeowners in the state are paying $1,564, on average, for homeowners insurance. The data is based on the […]

April 17, 2014

Thousands of supporters, students, staff, parents and other well-wishers attended the groundbreaking ceremony March 13 for the new campus of Rejoice Christian Schools in Owasso. The new debt-free campus is possible due to a $50 million donation from the Gibbs […]

April 17, 2014

The World War II Holocaust is most often seen through a Jewish lens. However, many people are unaware that of the 11 million people who died in the Holocaust, five million were not Jewish. In fact, the first group targeted […]