The Norman Transcript


  • Zimmerman tours

    Roy Zimmerman, a satirical songwriter, will perform at 8 p.m. Saturday at the West Wind UU Congregation, 1309 W. Boyd St. Zimmerman tours constantly, taking his songs about fracking, creationism, marijuana laws, government shutdown, ...

    June 27, 2014

  • Riggins named volunteer of the week

    This week we are proud to say Keith Riggins is the volunteer of the week. Keith and his wife Aegeda make their home in Moore. He a veteran of the US Army has been a volunteer with us for three years. Keith knows firsthand the difference a ...

    June 25, 2014

  • Flapjacks fundraiser draws fans

    The Apple Gold Group, a franchisee of Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill and Bar, recently partnered with the JV Cheerleading Team from Norman High School, to raise more than $1,000 at a recent Flapjack Fundraiser. All funds raised by the ...

    June 25, 2014

  • Windes joins hall of fame

    Long-time Norman resident, Joe Windes, 75, was recently elected to the National Senior Softball Hall of Fame....

    June 24, 2014

  • Ombudsman seeks volunteersto help improve lives of seniors

    The Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program serves residents in nursing homes, assisted living centers and residential care homes. An Ombudsman helps to improve the quality of care and life for the residents. As a friendly visitor and advocate, ...

    June 24, 2014

  • When to see a geriatrician

    Dear Savvy Senior, What kinds of health problems do geriatricians treat? My mother, who’s 80, takes several different medications for various health problems, but she hasn’t been feeling herself lately. I’m wondering if she would benefit ...

    June 24, 2014

  • Dreamer Concepts expanding gallery

    Tall barrel ceilings boast the newly acquired space that one Norman art gallery will have to showcase local artists in a new way.
    Just as the artists she features reimagine the blank space of a canvas, Amber Clour, Dreamer Concepts executive director, has been working to fill the spaces of the gallery’s new location at 428 E. Main St.

    June 23, 2014

  • Saying good-bye is never easy

    When I first met Jackie Burks it was Thanksgiving 2004. I had yet to really break into the family I was going to inherit when I married my husband in 2005, so needless to say I was a bit shy. During that Thanksgiving dinner, I kept to ...

    June 22, 2014

  • Oklahoma high school students find their voice in journalism

    Sixteen high school students from across the state spent June 15 to 22 at the Gaylord College of Journalism and Mass Communication on the University of Oklahoma Norman campus for the annual Oklahoma Institute for Diversity in Journalism ...

    June 22, 2014

  • Workshops set

    OKLAHOMA CITY - The Oklahoma Water Resources Board’s Dam Safety Division is will host two free Emergency Action Plan (EAP) workshops this summer for high hazard-potential dam owners, city/county engineers, and emergency managers. The ...

    June 22, 2014