NORMAN — The seventh-grade Irving girls basketball team volunteered at the Salvation Army in Norman on Dec 20. Team members worked on packing toys and clothes for the children in the Cleveland County area. Front row, from left: Taylor Bell, Tiffany Sandlin, LaNaea Richardson, Kailey Warmuth, Casey Miller and Alex Gatewood. Middle row: Haley Hurst, Haley Gass, Kirsten Lewis, Hailey Stuart, Emily Spears and Taylor Redden. Back row: coach Shawn McGlone, Avery Roberts and Addison Masters.
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Sooners come together to serve Native American youth
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Music festival in its seventh year
In its seventh year, Norman Music Festival is once again packing downtown Norman with the sounds of local, national and international music for three days of entertainment....
Two homes engulfed in flame
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Five receive honorary degrees
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Norman transplants have ties to their home
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Sooner awarded Truman Scholarship
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Club to spotlight literacy
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Rebuilding Together begins
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OU interns to present entrepreneurial ventures
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