|United States : Oklahoma|
Oklahoma is a state located in the South Central United States. Oklahoma is the 20th most extensive and the 28th most populous of the 50 United States. The state's name is derived from the Choctaw words okla and humma, meaning "red people".
|Region Added: Tue, 31 Mar 2015|
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Police identify Louie's gunman, victims, civilians who ended shooting
By Josh Wallace and Robert Medley Staff WritersWeeks before police say he walked up to a crowded restaurant and opened fire, Alexander Tilghman pleaded for help on social media, saying he was "under hard-core demonic attack.Read more on NewsOK.com
OKC district shuffles more principals
By Tim Willert Staff Writer email@example.comFour schools in the Oklahoma City district will have new principals in the coming year. The schools are Bodine Elementary, Classen School of Advanced Studies, Greystone Elementary and Johnson Elementary, the district announced Thursday. Each school had vacancies to fill. Candice Hamilton-Greene will return to the district to lead Bodine Elementary.Read more on...
Attorney general strongly sides with group hoping to repeal tax hikes
By Chris Casteel Staff Writer firstname.lastname@example.orgThe referendum petition being circulated to repeal taxes passed by the Legislature is valid, and a protest filed by the Association of Professional Oklahoma Educators should be rejected, the Oklahoma attorney general's office argued Friday to the Oklahoma Supreme Court. In written arguments, Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter's office said the state Constitution has always afforded broad protection to the right of citizens to seek a...
OKC Central Chat: Still looking for a new Oklahoma City downtown grocer
The Oklahoman's Steve Lackmeyer fielded questions Friday during his weekly OKC Central chat. This is an abridged transcript of that conversation.Read more on NewsOK.com
Presenting meritorious works of historic preservation in Oklahoma
FROM STAFF REPORTSThe Oklahoma Historical Society's State Historic Preservation Office has presented its 2018 Citation of Merit Awards for historic preservation work — restoration, rehabilitation, research, planning, public programming and other activities. Half of the award winners, with brief summaries of their work, are below.Read more on...
3 OKC women ordered to trial over baby boy's burns, leg amputation
By Kyle Schwab Staff Writer email@example.comThree women were ordered Friday to stand trial on allegations they failed to get medical care for an Oklahoma City baby boy burned so badly his right leg had to be amputated. The boy's godmother, mother and another woman are charged with felony child neglect.Read more on...