Teachers attend OERB retreat
Eighty-one teachers from across Oklahoma spent June 18-20 touring, participating in and learning about the state’s oil and natural gas industry during the Oklahoma Energy Resources Board’s (OERB) Educators’ Retreat in Ardmore....
Foundation makes donation to CCFI
The Herbalife Family Foundation (HFF), a 501 C(3) nonprofit corporation dedicated to improving children’s lives by helping organizations provide healthy nutrition to vulnerable children, announced recently a $25,000 donation to The Center ...
Don’t worry about young child’s tantrums
Q: When he throws a tantrum, which happens several times a day, my 20-month-old often gets down on the floor and starts banging his head. Worried that he may hurt himself, I pick him up and comfort him. I know that reinforces head ...
Master Gardener training classes now offered
Learn the latest and greatest gardening techniques from Extension Specialists and Educators trained in horticulture and related fields. The Cleveland County Extension office is currently accepting registration for the 2014 Master Gardener ...
Art, painters and talent
American business ingenuity is amazing....
Senior citizen adopting a pet
Dear Dr. Fox: Your comments about cat litter and trying newspaper brought me back to Japan, where I lived in 1961 and 1962. While I was there, a pack of homeless dogs and a Siamese cat “adopted” me. I shredded newspaper for the cat, and ...
Seeking volunteer nominations
Each week as I write this column, the most difficult part is deciding who is going to be the volunteer of the week. Each of the men and women who spend their Thursday mornings helping other veterans or their spouses are special to those ...
How to protect your Medicare card from identity theft
Dear Savvy Senior, I just turned 65 and received my Medicare card. I see that the ID number on my card is the same as my Social Security number, and on the back of the card, it tells me I need to carry it with me at all times. What can I ...
Iris society hosts festival
The Norman Area Iris Society will host an Iris and day lilies event beginning at 8 a.m. today at the Cleveland County Fairgrounds....
With your eyes closed
It is just plain scary how much of our day is spent with our eyes closed. What are some of the reasons we close our eyes during the day? Let’s look at praying. Go into any church, temple or masque and check out the faces of the ...
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