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OKC mayor re-elected
Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett was re-elected to an unprecedented fourth term Tuesday. Cornett had 65.7 percent (31,495) of the votes, compared to just 32.8 percent (15,739) for challenger Ed Shadid, council member for Oklahoma City’s ...
Norman SWAT protects community, marks 40-year anniversary
The Norman’s Special Weapons and Tactics Team turns 40 this year. Like Scouts, SWAT is always prepared. This week, the team trained in an east Norman residential neighborhood using a vacant duplex to enact possible real-life scenarios....
OU McClendon Honors College celebrates landmark with discussion about education
The Joe C. and Carole Kerr McClendon Honors College at the University of Oklahoma celebrated 50 years Tuesday with “Education for the 21st Century,” a panel discussion featuring three OU Rhodes Scholars: Jason Sanders, M.D., 2000; Andrea ...
Students prepare for Okla. Core Curriculum Test
Two years ago, when Oklahoma third grade students took the state’s annual reading test, nearly 5,500 them, or 11 percent, failed....
Bill encourages water reuse Legislation recently approved by the Senate Energy Committee would encourage municipalities and water districts to work together on reuse projects to expand the state’s water supply of safe, local water. Senate ...
Maiming charge for man who allegedly bit off an ear A Norman man was charged with maiming after breaking into another man’s house, assaulting the man and biting off half of his left ear, Cleveland County Court records show. Jake Colby ...
Mayor, council member to speak at luncheon
Norman Mayor Cindy Rosenthal and City Council member Jim Griffith will be the speakers at the Tyner Cornbread and Beans luncheon Friday at Catering Creations, 3750 W. Main St....
CCSO Reserve banquet scheduled
The Cleveland County Reserve Division will host a fundraising banquet at 6:30 p.m. March 13 at Belmar Golf Club, 1025 E. Indian Hills Road in Norman....
OU history professor to receive prestigious Wrangler Award
Professor David Wrobel, Merrick Chair of Western History at the University of Oklahoma, has been selected to receive the Wrangler Award in recognition of his nonfiction book “Global West, American Frontier: Travel, Empire and ...
‘Bold Talk’ ahead in PLS Big Read discussion
The Pioneer Library System is offering some “Bold Talk” as part of this year’s commemoration of the PLS Big Read....
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