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  • The Paine! The Paine!

    Thomas Paine was troubled by many things during the American Revolution and began the first of 16 pamphlets with the words “These are the times that try men’s souls.” A stirring yet comforting phrase that can be applied to just about any ...

    March 28, 2014

  • Library briefs

    Parent Fair “Spring Into Health” with the Norman Public Library’s Parent Fair at 9 a.m. April 4 in the Lowry Room of the library, 225 N. Webster Ave....

    March 27, 2014

  • Biennial symposium set for Friday

    “Depression-Era Regionalism in Western American Art, Photography, and Film,” the eighth biennial symposium of the Charles M. Russell Center for the Study of Art of the American West at the University of Oklahoma, will be Friday in the Mary ...

    March 27, 2014

  • More on trap, neuter, release practice

    Dear Dr. Fox: I have read your recent columns regarding trap, neuter, release (TNR) with interest, and while I do agree that trapping, neutering and returning feral cats to a place where they do not get good care is inhumane, not all TNR ...

    March 27, 2014

  • County DAV seeks volunteer drivers

    The Cleveland County Chapter No. 61 of the Disabled American Veterans needs volunteers to drive residents to medical appointments at the Veterans Oklahoma City Medical Hospital....

    March 26, 2014

  • Veterans Corner adds new board members

    We have several husband and wife couples who spend each Thursday morning volunteering to help veterans and surviving spouses. We are recognizing Jerry Ferguson and his wife, Celinda, as volunteers of the week. They have only been with us ...

    March 26, 2014

  • How to fight age discrimination via the court system

    Dear Savvy Senior, What constitutes age discrimination in the workplace, and where can I turn to for help if I think I’ve got a case? — Demoted at 64 Dear Demoted, Age discrimination has become a much more frequent complaint in recent ...

    March 25, 2014

  • Transition House offers alternative to residents dealing with mental illness

    Richard’s life is in transition. When he got into trouble with the law, Richard ended up in Cleveland County Mental Health Court. It wasn’t ideal, but in a world that mental health experts say often criminalizes those with mental illness ...

    March 23, 2014

  • Parade to feature a few new additions

    State flag, mascot debut at 2014 edition Norman’s 89er Day parade, one of Norman's oldest and most traditional events, proudly announces the addition of two iconic entries this year....

    March 23, 2014

  • Miss Oklahoma finalist

    Miss Lilly McAfee, 10, has been chosen as a state finalist in the National American Miss Oklahoma Pageant to be June 28 to 29 at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Norman. The National American Miss pageants are held for girls ages 4 to 18 and ...

    March 23, 2014