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  • Protect your online banking, shopping with encryption

    In my free, one-night class called “Fight the Internet Bad Guys and Win,” I teach everyday computer users how to stay out of trouble on the Internet. How to avoid virus infections, how to discern between the genuine and counterfeit, and ...

    July 20, 2014

  • Tourism in Okla. creates $17.2 M in economic benefit

    A new National Park Service report shows that the 1,108,103 visitors to Oklahoma’s national parks in 2013 spent $17.2 million and supported 176 jobs in the state. Oklahoma’s three national parks include: Washita Battlefield National ...

    July 20, 2014

  • Norman United Wayboard gets to work

    The United Way of Norman Board of Directors for 2014-15 has met for the first time. Leading the group as chair was Steve McDaniel of Oklahoma State Bank....

    July 20, 2014

  • Leftover loss still hurting

    OKLAHOMA CITY — Cities, counties and school districts remain frozen out of a federal program that has sent millions of dollars worth of trenchers, trailers, semis, bulldozers, boats and forklifts and other equipment over the years....

    July 19, 2014

  • English Scouts bound for Norman

    Boy Scouts from St. Cuthbert’s Scout Group in England will arrive in Oklahoma Sunday as part of an on-going International Exchange with Norman’s Troop 777....

    July 19, 2014

  • Action agency relocates pantry

    The Central Oklahoma Community Action has relocated its food pantry from the local office to the Salvation Army, 318 E. Hayes. St. Mark the Evangelist Catholic Church parishioners have supplied food for the pantry for many years....

    July 19, 2014

  • Residents enjoy center’s celebration

    NOBLE — Residents at Noble Health Care Center were rocking to big band music, listening to Elvis impersonator Brock Barrett and participating in a cakewalk as part of the annual Noble Health Care Center Day celebration Friday....

    July 19, 2014

  • Free breakfast for veterans

    Veterans are invited to mark their calendars to attend the second annual David Bolser Veterans Appreciation Breakfast on July 29 from 6 to 11 a.m. at Tiffany's restaurant, 101 S. Main St. David Bolser, a Navy veteran, says he wants to ...

    July 19, 2014

  • Student hit on campus

    By Kelly Rogers Transcript Staff Writer An OU student crossing a street near Campus Corner Friday afternoon was struck by a vehicle and injured, police said. Norman Police Capt. Todd Gibson said the woman suffered only minor injuries and ...

    July 19, 2014

  • Civil suit alleges improper billing practices by NRH and contracted physicians groups

    A civil lawsuit alleging improper billing practices was filed against Norman Regional Hospital and a contracted physicians group on Monday in Cleveland County District Court. The plaintiffs were individuals arrested by law enforcement on ...

    July 18, 2014