Austin Kendall’s return to Norman hinges on his recovery following an injury in West Virginia’s 38-14 loss to Iowa State on Saturday.
Northeast of Tahlequah near Oklahoma 10 sits a beautiful landmark called McSpadden Falls. Here on private land, a stream cascades over the flinty rocks that are part of the Illinois River Basin. The long-time owner of the property reports that the stream never goes dry, even in summer, so the falls are always running even if at a small trickle.
Day-length is diminishing, and many perennials and autumn blooming shrubs are beginning to naturally, physiologically, shut down for winter. There are a number of perennials whose flowers will take you through the end of fall with minimal attention.
As we left last Sunday’s installment, our traveling trio (grandchild, Maya, 9, bride, Debbie, and myself) were in Alaska’s largest city, Anchorage, where we stayed two nights in a hotel near their international airport. Early the next morning, we were shuttled to the nearby terminal to board a commuter flight. To our total surprise, because we were flying a small aircraft to King Salmon, about 300 miles southwest of Anchorage, we did not have to pass through a TSA inspection area. In today’s traveling world, not having any TSA airline requirements to pass through, was really strange to us!
Some dogs are born with abnormal protrusions on their heads; others sustain them after trauma or surgery or as a result of high blood pressure in the brain. And these protrusions can be harmful.
As gardeners, we work hard to be conscious of the environment and take that responsibility seriously. We know everything we do impacts the environment, either positively or negatively. Through gardening, we can approach our landscaping in a way that works with nature to protect the environment around us.
An anti-smoking advocacy group, Tobacco Stops With Me, is launching a new series of PSAs regarding the potential dangers of vaping and e-cigarette use.
The ministry operates a men’s house at 216 W. Oak. Former inmates and men suffering from addiction stay in the affordable transition house anywhere from six months to a year.
Tyson Foods donated 10,000 pounds of chicken to the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma last Wednesday, part of a total 15,000-pound donation to benefit food pantries in 53 counties.
A positive reception from the Public Works Committee spelled good news for a steering committee dedicated to improving transportation infrastructure in Muskogee.
The opening of the McKnight Center for the Performing Arts means a number of things for the Stillwater community. It allows OSU to host world-class performances, but also opens the doors for students to learn from some of the best in the business.
RIPLEY – Two individuals tied to Ripley Public Schools in Payne County have been snared in a prostitution crime sting, according to multiple reports.
Current events can boggle the mind these days. That was especially true this week as the crazy and the chaotic spilled from Washington and the Ukraine into Syria, where Turkish forces began bombarding innocents in an effort to wrest control of territory controlled by the Kurds.
Seeing his mother be dragged screaming and crying from the court room, Alton Carter vowed, “Never in a million years will a judge tell me I’m not fit to be a father.”
The American Civil War has no peer when it came to the threat to the physical well-being of the United States of America, set forth in the Declaration of Independence and the subsequent U.S. Constitution.
The boat isn’t much — an aluminum tray, a copper coil, and a tea candle — but it sputters along the water anyway, to the cheering amazement of the spectating eighth-graders. Of course they’re excited; after all, they built the boat.
TAFT — Daniel Roberts went to prison for simple drug possession in early 2017 — but a January 2019 ruling on State Question 780 retroactively designated his crime as a misdemeanor, not a felony. Roberts is one of 700 Oklahoma Department of Corrections inmates due for release in November as a result.
A man who has served 21 years in prison for the rape and shooting death of a teenage girl in Cleveland County will have a chance to receive a reduced prison term.
Just like that, the McKnight Center for the Performing Arts has begun its inaugural season. The opening gala Friday night saw the New York Philharmonic and Kelli O’Hara christen the concert hall on its opening night.
OKLAHOMA CITY — When both games are preseason games and one is against the New Zealand Breakers, who are in NBL and not the NBA, do two games denote a trend?
The baby girl wouldn't wait to go the extra two miles to the hospital, so Cantrell had to pull into the parking lot of the old Hastings store in Sunset Plaza at Garriott and Cleveland.
A man accused of fleeing from police in a stolen FedEx truck earlier in the week was charged Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019, in Garfield County District Court.
Despite blustery breezes, nurses giving free influenza vaccinations during a drive-through flu clinic did a brisk business Friday outside the Pittsburg County Health Department.
Donations will be accepted until Oct. 31 at Garfield County Health Department, 2501 Mercer; Enid Community Clinic, 1106 E. Broadway; and Rural Health Projects, 2929 E. Randolph.
Alex Grinch has coached in big rivalry games, including Ohio State-Michigan and Washington-Washington State. But the 50-50 split of the Cotton Bowl will be different.
But, what impact can we have? The most immediate, and likely most impactful, choice we can make is in who will lead our nation after 2020.
Presentations were made by the U.S. Census Bureau, the Oklahoma Department of Commerce, the Oklahoma Center for Nonprofits and the Oklahoma Institute for Child Advocacy.
Overall student production is up by 34 percent from fiscal year 2017 to 2021, Simmons said. In order to keep up with those figures, there's work needed on the runways.
U.S. Sen. James Lankford said he “would vehemently oppose” Turkey’s membership in NATO if it were petitioning to become a member today, but he believes “there is hope” Turks will reject “their current dictator” and once again become a reliable ally.
OKLAHOMA CITY — If Chris Paul is traded after the season or even mid-season, as many expect, he’ll likely still have made his mark on the Thunder.
Garfield County Criminal Justice Authority met specially Thursday evening and voted to offer the position of jail administrator to one of three candidates interviewed at its last meeting.
Duncan Mayor Ritchie Dennington has proclaimed Oct. 15 as White Cane Safety Day in City of Duncan to match the national observance day which has been celebrated in the United States since 1964.
Eva Meraz-Corral, 47, told Enid Police Department detectives she was responsible for an attack on Diana Baez, 41, because she dated a man she had been involved with previously. Baez later died of her injuries.
This Week's Circulars
TAHLEQUAH [mdash] NAME: Zachariah Toney AGE: 35 TOWN: Tahlequah OCCUPATION: DIED: October 10, 2019 SERVICES: No services at this time
TAHLEQUAH [mdash] NAME: Regina Mills AGE: 71 TOWN: Tahlequah OCCUPATION: Owner Vidalia's DIED: October 9, 2019 SERVICES: 11:00 October 16, 2019, Green Country Funeral Home
DALLAS [mdash] age 51. HVAC Critical Facilities Engineer. Died Thursday, August 29th, 2019 in Dallas, TX. Graveside services Saturday, October 12th, 2019 at 11:00pm at Swimmer Cemetery in Hulbert, OK.
TAHLEQUAH [mdash] age 54. Registered Nurse. Died October 7th in Tahlequah, OK. Memorial services October 11th at 2:00pm at Love Light Christian Center. Visitation October 10th from 2:00pm until 8:00pm at Reed-Culver Funeral Home.
ROSE [mdash] age 85. Oaks Mission Cook. Died October 8th in Siloam Springs, AR. Services October 12th at 2:00pm at Mt. Zion Baptist Church. Burial at Teresita Cemetery. Visitation October 11th from 1:00pm - 7:00pm at Reed-Culver.
- Chief names officers involved in fatal shooting
- Suspect dead after hours-long standoff
- Representative explains missed votes at capitol
- New sheriff reflects on how he got into law enforcement
- Law enforcement agencies here will follow AG ruling on topless women
- Body cam in officer-involved shooting released
- Back again
- One injured in four-vehicle crash
- Tiger magic
- Tahlequah moves closer to state tournament berth