The Norman Transcript


  • Lankford win highlights stunning rise to power

    U.S. Rep. James Lankford brushed off a tea party challenge and captured the Republican nomination outright in the race for Oklahoma's open U.S. Senate seat, a victory that highlights a stunning rise to power for a 46-year-old who was a church camp director and political unknown just four years ago.

    June 25, 2014

  • County Commissioner candidates face runoff

    Cleveland County Commissioner District 3 candidates Mike Reynolds and Dr. Harold Haralson finished first and second in Tuesday’s primary and will face each other again Aug. 26 for the GOP primary runoff. The winner in August will take on ...

    June 25, 2014

  • Clint Williams Williams wins Ward 2 seat

    Cheers rang out through the restaurant Local as unofficial results came in electing Clint Williams to the Ward 2 City Council seat Tuesday night....

    June 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Five more wells off-line

    As the Norman City Council selected a strategic long-term water supply solution Tuesday night, the city is facing the loss of water wells because of arsenic and gross alpha contaminants. Utility Director Ken Komiske said five city water ...

    June 25, 2014

  • Cole, Smith advancing in primaries

    U.S. Rep. Tom Cole, R-Moore, easily won the Republican primary Tuesday, outdistancing a lone opponent by nearly 85 percent....

    June 25, 2014

  • Vote will seat several officials

    Today’s election will seat several officials statewide, and Republican candidates crowd the primary ballots across the state. In Norman, a non-partisan city council race also will be determined. Voters in the city’s Ward 2 will decide ...

    June 24, 2014

  • Many issues on the ballot

    State and Federal offices on today’s ballot in Cleveland County include: Democrats · U. S. Senate (unexpired term): Jim Rogers, Connie Johnson and Patick Michael Hayes · U.S. Representative District 4: Tae Si and Bert ...

    June 24, 2014

  • Norman City Council weighs four options regarding storm water utility structure

    The city of Norman had a public meeting Thursday to discuss a Storm Water Master Plan and storm water utility rates with the public....

    June 20, 2014

  • City council members vote on charter review recommendations

    Norman City Council members approved all recommendations from the Charter Review Commission, except one, Tuesday night during a special session....

    June 18, 2014

  • Norman City Council members to consider charter recommendations from commission

    The Charter Review Commission is making several recommendations to city council members tonight during a special meeting, one of which is asking the council to put an item on the ballot to remove a provision requiring voter approval for ...

    June 17, 2014